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Buena Vista Inn and Suites Storm Lake

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Front desk was courteous, but Bad room 103. Microwave didn't work right, middle main light cord was ripped, no iron, hair dryer didn't work vents in bathroom didn't work it was cold. Small 27" tv on a 2 bed deluxe and the heater smelled. 2 1/2⭐️

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

Not much going for this place. Continental breakfast is toast, coffee and cold cereal. They brought out 1 cinnamon roll and waffle mix when I asked, but the waffle maker was not functioning. So I went down the street for breakfast. Swimming pool is empty "until further notice". The door to get into the south side of the building has... More 

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my family. I was surprised to see pictures of a really nice pool were posted on the page, but when you walk in its "permanently closed." That was a joke, government discount was a joke, the beds were an UNCOMFORTABLE joke. Don't stay here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Was just about to book a return stay when I read the reviews here. What happened? I loved the pool but it seems like it's been closed for years. The staff was so nice and rooms very clean. What a shame. Guess I'll be booking somewhere else.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Horrible experience at this hotel! Ended up staying at a different hotel. We got stuck paying for 2 rooms for two nights for our family reunion because the reservation was made with a 3rd party. We chose Storm Lake as a central location as we come from different areas of Iowa and MN. We were unfamiliar with the hotel and... More 

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Clive, Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

On Friday August 21, 2015 my daughters and I went to Storm Lake for a wedding. One of the hotels the bride picked was Buena Vista Inn and Suites (she admits she didn't really look at the hotel). Upon arrival, there were notes on every door "Please Holdl On to Door." We did as it is on the very outskirts... More 

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

What an eye sore... pool has been down for a year.... rain gutter hanging down outside of the window.... the service was just terrible and snotty to boot. The refrigerator was just packed with ice the door would barely shut and of course would not keep anything cold. I would never stay here again.... just saying

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

The pool has been closed for over a year, and many internet sites wrongly claimed it was open. Substandard would be an improvement. Highlights include: access doors unlocked, haphazard staff, darkly lit rooms, non working switches, bad coffee, pitiful breakfast, and there is no planned date for reopening the pool. You would be better off pitching a tent in the... More 

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Davenport, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Let me first say I've stayed at this property back when it was an Amerihost Inn and through the years that it was Baymont. How things change. Their website shows a rate of $99, called them directly to make the reservation and they said it was $109, plus tax and they did not accept any discounts we had, so $109... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Rude staff! Rude owner- yes I had a conversation with him over the phone! Stains all over the floor, furniture and bedding. Had a room with a hot tub. Tried to use the hot tub and had water running down from the ceiling!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer many accommodations at our pleasant Inn. We offer a great facility in which to hold your event. Our rooms are ready for your rest and relaxation. Our breakfast is available to start your day! Book your room, Today! Buena Vista Inn & Suites in Storm Lake, IA is located a short drive from Historic Downtown Storm Lake and minutes from all Lake parks. At Buena Vista Inn & Suites start every day with a Free USA Today Newspaper and enjoy our complimentary breakfast corner with hot Belgian waffles. In your room, work on your spacious desk with Wireless Free High Speed Internet Access. For your enjoyment a sparkling Indoor Heated Pool is provided, plus access to our Fitness Center. The beautifully appointed Meeting Facility is perfect for all types of functions, accommodating up to 30 people. Everything that is Storm Lake is easily accessible from Buena Vista Inn & Suites, Your Home Away from Home. We offer full range comforts! Buena Vista Inn & Suites in Storm Lake offers accommodations approximately five miles from Storm Lake Municipal Airport. The property's amenities include an indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, fitness room, complimentary continental breakfast, free newspapers in the lobby and free parking. Standard room amenities include an alarm clock radio, cable TV, coffeemaker, dataports, hairdryer, in-room safe, iron, ironing board and telephone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buena Vista Inn and Suites Storm Lake

Address: 1726 Lake Avenue, Storm Lake, IA 50588 (Formerly Baymont Inn and Suites)
Location: United States > Iowa > Storm Lake
Price Range: $74 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Buena Vista Inn and Suites Storm Lake 2*
Number of rooms: 61
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Also Known As:
Baymont Inn Storm Lake
Buena Vista Inn And Suites Storm Lake Iowa
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