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Deluxe Two Queen
334 square feet
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe King
334 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star hotel near Mid-America Center

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Indoor pool
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk
Concierge services

When you stay at Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs in Council Bluffs, you'll be near the airport, within a 5-minute drive of Horseshoe Council Bluffs and Mid-America Center. This 4-star hotel is 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from CHI Health Center Omaha and 4.1 mi (6.5 km) from Henry Doorly Zoo.

Make yourself at home in one of the 160 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and plasma televisions. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Try your luck at the casino and enjoy other recreational amenities including an indoor pool and a spa tub. This hotel also features concierge services, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services.

Enjoy American cuisine at Riva Steak & Seafood, one of the hotel's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Council Bluffs? This hotel has facilities measuring 8000 square feet (743 square meters), including conference space. Free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs

2200 River Road, Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs provides a spa tub and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink.

Event facilities measuring 8000 square feet (743 square meters) include conference space. This Council Bluffs hotel also offers a casino, gift shops/newsstands, and concierge services. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs has designated areas for smoking.

  • Casino
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 743
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 4
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8000
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 160
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs offers 160 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature premium bedding. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. 42-inch plasma televisions come with cable channels. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Free bottled water
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Cable TV service
  • HDTV
  • Plasma TV
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • No housekeeping

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Riva Steak & Seafood - This steakhouse specializes in American cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Amerisports Bar - This sports bar specializes in American cuisine and serves dinner and light fare. Open daily.

Bellas Bakery and Cafe - This café specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Open daily.

Heritage Buffet - This buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Double Down Dogs - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 3:30 AM

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-out is available.

Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Debit cards not accepted

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No rollaway/extra beds available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Resort fee: USD 12.00 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • In-room coffee
  • Parking

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 20 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

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