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Cedar Falls, Iowa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great historical hotel. Old world charm with modern amenities. Very comfortable and clean. I could hear some talking I think was coming from outside, but it wasn't real loud. Staff was very friendly and helpful. It is located right on Main Street with many restaurants, coffee shops, brewery and shopping.

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful old hotel decorated with antique furniture with modern amenities in bathrooms. Rooms we had had plenty of sitting room for 4 people if you moved chairs into one room. Loved the convenience of parking at hotel & being able to shop downtown CF & go to restaurants as everything was in a 4 block radius. All personnel that we...

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Yankton, South Dakota
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This place was charmingly decorated and comfortable, and perfectly located in the wonderful downtown area of Cedar Falls. A late night pizza place is open only a couple blocks away, and there's a chocolatier and cupcakery nearby too! We had a suite, which was 2 beds in one room, a sitting area, a dining area, and then the bathroom. The...

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We spent a night in one of their whirlpool suites to celebrate our anniversary. The Black Hawk Hotel staff was flexible and efficient when I needed to change our reservation date. In addition, they went above and beyond to decorate our room for our anniversary, including rose petals as well as chocolates. We did not expect this, and we have...

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Naches, Washington
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I have stayed here several times for business and pleasure. I have always stayed In the whirlpool suite. The staff is excellent and I just love the downtown area. The ambiance in the hotel is great. Now if they would only let me go up to that attic.....

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Owatonna, MN
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We spent two nights in Cedar Falls and went to tripadvisor to get lodging suggestions. The Black Hawk Hotel by far exceeded our expectations. It is a trendy hotel in a very vibrant downtown location. I would rate this as first class/top shelf. What sets them apart is the attention to detail. When our room was made up after our...

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tindallk, Owner at The Black Hawk Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for a fantastic review. We are so glad you enjoyed yourself and were pleased with your accommodations and service. We look forward to seeing you again next year. K Tindall

Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The staff was very friendly and helpful. Soho and Stuffed Olive are the adjacent bar/restaurant with great food, drink selection and service. Free parking steps away. I loved the old fashioned key to the room and exterior door. Quiet, we'll kept and nice art in hallways. The lobby is very pleasant to relax and read a book.

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tindallk, Owner at The Black Hawk Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Joan: Thanks so nice for the kind works regarding your stay with us earlier in November. We are always pleased to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay and the amenities we provide. We hope you see you again soon on a future visit to Cedar Falls. K. Tindall

Waterloo, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A wide variety of rooms with antique decor nestled in the heart of a bustling Main street. Short walks to great food, shopping and cultural events. All the positives of a bed and breakfast with the pluses of a larger hotel!

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tindallk, Owner at The Black Hawk Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Steve: I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay at The Blackhawk Hotel. It was great to have you and we hope to see you again soon! K. Tindall

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is definitely the place to stay in Cedar Falls. The hotel is in the perfect location, right in the middle of a vibrant downtown. There are many shops, boutiques, restaurants, and bars. What a fun area!!! The hotel is divided into two buildings. One is modern and the other is historic. We stayed in the modern room. It was...

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tindallk, Owner at The Black Hawk Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Patty: Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay. We are so pleased that you had a great time and enjoyed our "modern" MobileDigs accommodations. Next time you visit you might want to try one of our historic rooms. Hope to see you again soon! K. Tindall

El Salvador
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stayed in the Black Hawk hotel, its a great,charming, great location, really well preserve, decorate with lots of taste with the antique style but with the modern facilities!!! Really nice the ladies in at the desk!!! easy and secure parking. We recomend it !!!!!!!

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tindallk, Owner at The Black Hawk Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your nice review of our property. We work hard to provide the best lodging experience possible and appreciate your comments. Hope to see you again soon! K Tindall

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Hawk Hotel, listed on the National Trust of Historic Places, is the oldest continuously-operating hotel site West of the Mississippi. The historic building offers 27 rooms from standard accommodations to luxury suites with marble bathrooms/jacuzzi tubs and antique furnishings. A business center is also available to our guests. Adjacent to the historic hotel is our vintage Motor Lodge which offers 14 king rooms with mid-century modern style furnishings and original art. This facility includes a workout room and all the modern conveniences demanded by today's sophisticated traveler at an affordable price point. The Black Hawk occupies a prime location in the heart of Cedar Falls on Historic Main St. where all the action is...great restaurants, shops and entertainment options. We are also steps from the picturesque Cedar River with its walking and bike trails and just 5 minutes from the UNI Campus. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Black Hawk Hotel

Address: 115 Main St, Cedar Falls, IA 50613-2621
Region: United States > Iowa > Cedar Falls
Price Range: $124 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Black Hawk Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Cedar Falls
#4 Family Hotel in Cedar Falls
#6 Business Hotel in Cedar Falls
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“Tell them what kind of experience you want.”
 of 5 bubbles slmappleloop, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 311 which had a king bed and a view of the river.”
 of 5 bubbles LuvToTravel0899, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Street views are best”
 of 5 bubbles stevecC3029OO, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles hellfisher, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the main building and not the motel in the back.”
 of 5 bubbles arizonaac, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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