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Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs

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2200 River Rd, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7070See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast Available
Air conditioning
Pool
Non-smoking hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a last minute get-off-the-road reservation. I called to ask how to get to them, I was only 1 mile away. The employee was not sure how to tell me. The place is nice, rooms spacious and clean. Beds are comfortable. For it being...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Sqeeky17
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Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

Our flight was diverted to Omaha due to bad weather. What a neat place, room was fantastic and they had a casino riverboat. The boat doesn’t go out on the river anymore but was neat to learn about it. Food at Bella’s was great and...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank bonniee643
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived after a 12 hr drive before our reservation to find out that our room is not available. They gave us another room which was not ready. Waited a hour for another room. Not acceptable. May not come back. Casino was okay and the room.......well...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank tenneco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been thru Council Bluff several times traveling but never stopped. Update your GPS thru this area because the freeways are new. This trip we stopped for some fun. It’s quite a journey from the parking area thru the restaurants to the casino entrance....More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank KimmieL818
Reviewed July 10, 2019

I am staying here 5 nights to attend a conference for work, and honestly if I had the option to move elsewhere I would. When I checked in I presented my ID as well as our office travel card (the card on file with the...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Description
Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs features 160 luxurious rooms that are tastefully decorated, many of which include panoramic views of the Missouri River. Ameristar Council Bluffs is proud to boast the largest More riverboat casino in Iowa. This casino in Council Bluffs is 38,500-square-feet includes a selection of popular slot and table games. Ameristar Casino Hotel in Council Bluffs includes four dining options, fitness center, and an indoor swimming pool and hot tub. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free parking
Room service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Casino
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Hotel Style
Casino
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
160
Price range
$113 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Iowa > Council Bluffs
Hotel class
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Hotel Style
Casino
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
160
Price range
$113 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Iowa > Council Bluffs

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Tom60062
December 26, 2017|
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Response from ED R | Reviewed this property |
It is not smoke free but, I myself don't smoke and yes smoke does bother me. But it is not really smoky as you would think.I GO THERE A LOT AND IT IS NOT THAT BAD Unless you sit next to a heavy smoker
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Sue49321
August 13, 2017|
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shawna s
July 25, 2017|
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Response from Nikki S | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your question. We do not offer a shuttle to the old market unfortunately. The old market is very close to our hotel and is a very cheap Uber or cab ride over. The valet department can set you up if you... More
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"Room on the 4th floor are the best-"
garywW7828SK
Jul 9, 2019
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"If smoke bothers you in the least, stay away! Prepare to stink when you leave."
Lovestotravelalot79
Apr 4, 2019
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"The room we had was a view of the riverboat casino, but all of them looked to have nice views."
Bishop1701
Nov 13, 2018
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"Rooms on the second floor always appear quiet. We were near the elevator and still didn't hear any..."
Chrissy1402
Nov 8, 2018
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