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Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs

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Spring Hill TN
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58 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at this hotel several times and their accommodations and service are always very good! Our room was quite comfortable and I am especially fond of the lighted makeup mirror by the sink! I had a little trouble with the room safe not opening and all problems were resolved quickly. Very attentive staff from the front desk to... More 

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Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good afternoon. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are delighted you enjoyed outstanding accommodations and service during your recent visit. We look forward sharing your feedback with our team and hope to welcome you back soon! Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Burlington, Canada
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461 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed some time in the casino of the Ameristar Casino Hotel. It's a good rainy day activity at least for a short period of time unless you are very lucky at gambling. There is full gambling tables and machines. It is a nice place but not impressive in any way.

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Thank JALToronto
Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good afternoon. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are glad you enjoy visiting Ameristar and look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Omaha
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

Ameristar Council Bluffs is one of the best casinos in the midwest. The people are superb. The casino is always fun to be in but the rooms are first rate. The food and atmosphere in the sports bar is outstanding.

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Thank John K
Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good morning. Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoy outstanding service, gaming and accommodations when you visit. We look forward to sharing your praise with our team and hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Buffalo, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Wow! We had a wonderful stay at the Ameristar Council Bluffs. From the checkin (pleasant and fast), to the room (modern, clean and a great view of the river boat) to the buffet (great selection and very yummy) and the casino (SUPER fun and great payouts). All in all it was a great stay. Wish we could have stayed longer... More 

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Thank motherofminions
Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good morning. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are glad you enjoyed outstanding service and amenities during your visit. We look forward to welcoming you back when you're in town. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Humphrey
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Always a good experience when staying at Ameristar! Only wish they still has KidsQuest! My son always looked forward to going there and playing. Many conveniences in one place such as several different restaurants. One of the biggest downfalls is the expense of small children to eat buffet is ridiculous and way over priced.

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Thank Carrie H
Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good afternoon. Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoy visiting Ameristar and look forward to sharing your feedback with our leadership team. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Parker, Colorado
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Colorado spoils me... For many reasons but a big one is cigarette smoke. This casino reeks. My hotel room is nice. It's 8:30 at night and the only option for food is the sports bar. After waiting for too long in my opinion we left. Next year we'll try someplace else.

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Thank KatinColo
Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good afternoon. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We pride ourselves on offering outstanding accommodations and service for our guests and we'd like to learn more about your experience. Please email us at socialmediaacb@ameristar.com and a member of our team will reach out to you. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Chicago
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83 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

The casino floor is packed and lively. The hotel rooms are clean. The staff is friendly and security is attentive. We stayed here 2 nights over a weekend in early July. A little confusing between check-in and finding hotel elevators. Also confusing coming in from parking lot... finding check-in or finding the casino entrance. Overall, a fun time during our... More 

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Thank Michelle R
Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good afternoon. Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed outstanding accommodations and friendly service during your visit. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Loveland, Colorado
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

In comparing this Holiday Inn Express to other's that we have stayed at I would give this one a two star rating. We had a nice enough room on the river side with a view (better than most). Our room was far enough away from the Casino that we did not smell the smoke. We opted for the cold breakfast... More 

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Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good afternoon. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to sharing the details of your review with our leadership team. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

Columbia Mo
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18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Room & bathroom were nice enough and clean; however, these aren't AS nice as other Ameristar's we've stayed in. The ONE problem we had, I made reservations online. It said and my confirmation said, "must cancel within 24 hours of stay, check in is 6-9" in a nutshell. So we got there late as we're traveling 10:15 pm. They'd cancelled... More 

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Thank Deucette
Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good morning. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We especially appreciate your check-in feedback. Our team is reviewing ways in which we can improve both our process and how we communicate check-in policies. We'd like to follow up with you about your experience. Please email us at socialmediaacb@ameristar.com and a member of our team will contact... More 

Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Our visit went well. Greeted promptly at check in desk. Room was ready and clean. Room was quite comfortable. Free wifi and water in rooms. Pool available but we did not use. Buffet was good. Bella's Bakery for breakfast was great.

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Joseph S, Social Media Specialist at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs, responded to this review

Good morning. Thank you for your five-star review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and are glad you enjoyed a variety of amenities On The House. We look forward to welcoming you back. Sincerely, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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, a supervised kids activity center, video game arcade and an indoor swimming pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs

Address: 2200 River Rd, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7070
Location: United States > Iowa > Council Bluffs
Price Range: $99 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs 4*
Number of rooms: 160
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