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Ameristar Casino Hotel

2200 River Rd, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7070
+1 712-328-8888
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I'm not a big gambler & definitely not a smoker, so this was a big turn off for me. Ameristar... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kansas City, Missouri
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Our family stayed at a neighboring hotel and we made the journey to this beautiful casino each... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sylvia s
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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 38,500-square-feet casino in Council Bluffs 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.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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2200 River Rd, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7070
+1 712-328-8888
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not a big gambler & definitely not a smoker, so this was a big turn off for me. Ameristar tries to mask the smell but it does no good. I believe there are better ways to spend your money. Just me.

Thank Mdaddy46
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family stayed at a neighboring hotel and we made the journey to this beautiful casino each evening for dinner. The food was delicious and the server was beyond amazing! We were treated like we were family. Thank you!

Thank Sylvia s
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a couple of hours here. They have a nice selection of slots but there still could be room for some of the newer games we have seen at other casinos. The staff was very polite. We would probably come back when we pass...More

Thank Swandawg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow. Been to a hundred hotels by far the worst ever. I didn't even get acknowledged when I was standing at front counter. Acted like I didn't exist. For the cost, would expect MUCH more. My car was broken into and lost a few hundred...More

Thank Jmakk01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The layout of this Casino is very user friendly. The restaurants, gift shop & pool are all on the same side of the building which makes it very easy to get around. The Casino is quite large w/ 3 floors so there are enough slot...More

Thank ritasU381VA
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We go here often. They have great atmosphere with lots of fun machines! They change slots often. They are clean although can be smoky at times. Rooms nice. They offer table games as well for those of you that prefer over slots. We like it...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This hotel was the cutest casino I have ever been to. However, more than three times I was questioned by staff if I was intoxicated and I had not even had one drink. The non-smoking area is literally 30 machines and there should have been...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I stop here about twice a year while on road trips to see family. If you know what real blackjack is, then this is one of the better places in the region -- if you go early in the day to Harrah's they won't have...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We went and we expected a smorgasbord of food, but it's a small restaurant, so there was not a variety of food. The food was great, but would have enjoyed a bigger selection.

Thank mzcyberella
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is the only casino we like to go to in the area. Pretty packed on saturdays of course. Wish they had more $10 minimum tables for blackjack, I could play for hours.

Thank agarcia1978
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25 July 2015|
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Response from Heather G | Reviewed this property |
You can also get rooms for $99 on Mondays. It's like everywhere else, cheaper early in the week.