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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the room smelt musty the beds were broke down the faucet would not shut off water kept running even tho it seemed that it may have been new bathtub the AC was broke needed to stick a book in vent for it to stay in place never cycled off stayed humming all night the smell was bad

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When you consider all the reasons for staying at a hotel, the Western Inn is among the best in its price range. I happened upon it last time I was in Council Bluffs...but sought it out specifically the second time. Clean rooms, friendly staff, breakfast...comfortable beds...and priced just right!

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Thank Perry L
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here the first night of a long road trip and loved it!! The room was very spacious, clean, and quiet. Fantastic shower!! The staff was very nice and helpful. Breakfast was included with the room, and they had the best sausage gravy we've ever eaten - no joke!! Also loved the steel-cut oatmeal, fruit, and baked goods! (Thank... More 

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Piedmont, SD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was clean, easy to get to right off interstate, EXTREMELY friendly staff from making reservation to changing reservation multiple times, to being onsite...staff was great. I own a business and customer service it s top priority. This hotel has great staff. Well trained and treated us very well. Very affordable. Nice pool area as well. Will definitely stay... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

I was very disappointed with my stay at the Western Inn last night. First of all, the lady who greeted us at the counter was not very welcoming. Upon entering the room we were hit with a musty, humid odor. When I later took my shoes off, I discovered the carpet was wet. It was very late, so we just... More 

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Thank Chaaluna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

When we arrived, we were efficiently checked in and informed that the complimentary afternoon hot dogs were just about ready. Our room was clean. The AC worked well. And we were within walking distance of a pretty good grill and bar. The staff was very helpful.

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Thank Jeff S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We chose to stay at the Western Inn on our way through the area. The staff was helpful and found the accommodations adequate for our one night. When we checked in, we were offered hotdogs from the grill. Nice touch. They also had fresh baked cookies which hit the spot. The room had a noisier than normal air conditioner but... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We had 2-double room for a night on our way to Minnesota. Beds were okay - bring your own pillows if that's important to you. Clean but we had an updated room. Large enough for 4 people with extra room around beds. Loved having 2 sinks (one in shower room, one outside bathroom). Right off highway. Train only ran during... More 

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Pemberville, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Although I have slept on more comfortable beds. It was not horrible by any means. Friendly staff, clean room, good breakfast, soup and cookies on arrival. I even heard other guests not in our party comment. They also had a very nice pool Recommend this facility for families, friends and business people

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

As an overnight stop on a road trip, the Western Inn in Council Bluffs was adequate. As others have mentioned, the rooms are dated. The dual sinks are nice, but need a place to hang a hand towel, and on one of them the water was very hard to shut off. Shower had someone's hair stuck to the wall. :(... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Western Inn

Address: 1842 Madison Ave, Council Bluffs, IA 51503-5222
Location: United States > Iowa > Council Bluffs
Price Range: $72 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Western Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Western Hotel Council Bluffs
Western Motel Council Bluffs
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