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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Council Bluffs - Conv Ctr
2.5 out of 5
2211 S 32nd St, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $90 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (335 reviews)

"It was very quiet and very clean. They were taking social distancing seriously. It was close to a decent restaurant."…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Council Bluffs - Conv Ctr
Best Western Plus Omaha Airport Inn
2.5 out of 5
2510 Abbott Plz, Carter Lake, IA
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The price is $80 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (985 reviews)

"Very courteous staff, delicious breakfast, and very nice rooms."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Best Western Plus Omaha Airport Inn
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Omaha East/Council Bluffs, IA
3 out of 5
3216 Plaza View Dr, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $93 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (559 reviews)

"GREAT SERVICE AND MADE US FEEL AT HOME ON OUR WEDDING NIGHT."…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Omaha East/Council Bluffs, IA
Hampton Inn @ Ameristar Casino
2.5 out of 5
2204 River Rd, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $84 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (894 reviews)

"Nice place. Wish we could of spent the night at the casino and had a hot breakfast. But considering everything the world is going through, we had a nice clean room and a place to rest our head."…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Hampton Inn @ Ameristar Casino
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Council Bluffs, IA
2.5 out of 5
17 Arena Way, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $76 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,285 reviews)

"Love staying here. My only complaint is that the rooms aren’t dark enough at night. Too much light for sleeping."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Council Bluffs, IA
Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs
4 out of 5
2200 River Road, Council Bluffs, IA
The price is $107 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)

"It was a great stay. However the hotel closed after the first night due to covid 19 and i would likea refund for the second."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Council Bluffs I-29
3 out of 5
2202 River Rd, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $95 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (461 reviews)

"The property was clean and staff was friendly. Due to Covid, no breakfast buffet, but they served good egg/sausage burritos and blueberry muffins."…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Council Bluffs I-29
Hilton Garden Inn Omaha East Council Bluffs
3 out of 5
2702 Mid America Drive, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $84 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (556 reviews)

"Clean facility with attentive staff. We stayed 10 days and had no issues."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Omaha East Council Bluffs
Harrahs Council Bluffs Hotel & Casino
3.5 out of 5
1 Harrahs Blvd, Council Bluffs, IA
The price is $79 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Staff was pleasant and the room was great! Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Harrahs Council Bluffs Hotel & Casino
Western Inn
2.5 out of 5
1842 Madison Ave., Council Bluffs, IA
The price is $59 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,001 reviews)

"Abosoulute wonderful place to stay. Great experiance."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Western Inn
Days Inn by Wyndham Council Bluffs/9th Ave
2 out of 5
3619 9th Ave, I-29 & I-80, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $56 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (221 reviews)

"Location is kind of strange but a nice hotel otherwise. Best you can do among budget hotels."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Council Bluffs/9th Ave
Comfort Suites Council Bluffs
2.5 out of 5
1801 S 35th St, Council Bluffs, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $76 per night
3.8/5Good! (658 reviews)

"Awesome hotel and people that worked there! I recommend it"…"

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

Comfort Suites Council Bluffs
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Council Bluffs/Omaha
2 out of 5
2141 S 35th Street, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $54 per night
3.8/5Good! (986 reviews)

"Everything was great in my opinion. My only disappointment (very slight, not a huge deal) was that all of the cable programming seemed to be locked out. Otherwise, no complaints."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Council Bluffs/Omaha
Best Western Crossroads Of The Bluffs
2.5 out of 5
2216 27th Ave, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $52 per night
3.7/5Good! (891 reviews)

"Just a little old and dirty. I would not stay here again"…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Best Western Crossroads Of The Bluffs
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown
2.5 out of 5
1201 Avenue H, Carter Lake, IA
The price is $70 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Everything was good except the desk clerk told us that breakfast was open til 10 and when we got down there at 9:30 and it was closed. The desk clerk said oh on the week days it’s 9. Wasn’t happy."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Omaha Airport Downtown
Red Roof Inn & Suites Omaha - Council Bluffs
2.5 out of 5
500 30th Ave, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $65 per night
3.3/5 (994 reviews)

"Really load hallways Slamming doors Common areas like halls smelled like smoke"…"

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

Red Roof Inn & Suites Omaha - Council Bluffs
AmericInn by Wyndham Council Bluffs
2.5 out of 5
1000 Woodbury Ave, Council Bluffs, IA
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The price is $59 per night
3.2/5 (377 reviews)

"The pool was heating and the breakfast was ok. Staff was great and accommodating"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

AmericInn by Wyndham Council Bluffs
Quality Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
3537 W Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $51 per night
3/5 (577 reviews)
Awesome

"Good front desk lady helpful and very nice and didnt make me feel like i was not welcome"…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2020

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Casinos and More in Council Bluffs

If you're visiting Council Bluffs for some gaming, you can roll the dice at Horseshoe Council Bluffs and Bluffs Run Greyhound Park, though they aren't the only places to check out while you're in town. Tourists speak highly of the popular zoo, shopping, and local cuisine. You can stay at your choice of 39 lodging options in Council Bluffs, including 28 casino hotels.

If you're interested in hotels and other properties known for their casinos and gaming, try your luck at one of these choices with positive reviews for their on-site casino:

Harrahs Council Bluffs Hotel & Casino - You'll find 3 restaurants at this 3.5-star hotel including 360 Steakhouse, as well as free valet parking and a nightclub. Customers have good things to say about this property's bar and overall value.

Hilton Garden Inn Omaha East Council Bluffs - Guests like this 3-star property's proximity to shopping and comfortable rooms. At this hotel, you can enjoy a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi.

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Council Bluffs, IA - Amenities at this hotel include free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. This property has good reviews for its family-friendly amenities and overall value.

Planning Your Trip to Council Bluffs

When you're vacationing, weather can sometimes be a gamble, so we've rounded up these monthly averages to help you choose the best time to go.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 86°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 16°F
  • Driest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average rainfall of 1.06 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, June, August, and July, with an average rainfall of 4.14 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Council Bluffs

Lucky gamers can head to Westroads Mall and Shadow Lake Towne Center to spend their winnings. Council Bluffs is known for its museums and live music, and you can check out cultural spots such as Union Pacific Railroad Museum, RailsWest Railroad Museum, and Western Historic Trails Center. In addition, you might want to visit Squirrel Cage Jail and Bayliss Park.

Council Bluffs is also known for its:
  • Casino gaming
  • Art
  • Restaurants
  • Flowers

Getting To and Around Council Bluffs

You can arrange a flight to the nearest airport in Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), situated 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for casino hotels in Council Bluffs?
Looking to hit the casinos in Council Bluffs? As luck would have it, you’ll find Harrah’s Council Bluffs Casino, Horseshoe Council Bluffs, and Ameristar Casino Hotel at Council Bluffs here, as well as a lot more to see and do. Tourists speak highly of the popular zoo, shopping, and local cuisine. You might want to visit top attractions like Mid-America Center.
What's the best hotel if you'd like to visit the local casinos in Council Bluffs?
Harrahs Council Bluffs Hotel & Casino is a top 3.5-star hotel featuring a casino and WiFi. Other good options near the gaming action include Days Inn by Wyndham Council Bluffs/9th Ave and Comfort Suites Council Bluffs.
How many hotels that are good for gaming will I find in Council Bluffs?
Win big at one of Expedia’s 38 lodging options in Council Bluffs.
What's the seasonal weather like in Council Bluffs?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 72°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 29°F. Average annual rainfall for Council Bluffs is 31 inches.
What is there to do in Council Bluffs?
Lucky gamers can head to Westroads Mall and Shadow Lake Towne Center to spend their winnings. Council Bluffs is known for its museums and live music, and you can check out cultural spots such as Union Pacific Railroad Museum, RailsWest Railroad Museum, and Western Historic Trails Center. If you’re looking for more to see and do, you can add Mid-America Center and Bayliss Park to your list.
What's the best way to get around Council Bluffs?
Fly into the closest airport, which is Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field), which is located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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