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Prairie Meadows Hotel

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Overview
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1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA 50009-2100 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
Additional information
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Offers from Prairie Meadows Hotel
Special Offer: Stay & Play
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Description
Come see why Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack Hotel is Iowa's favorite place to play and stay. With more than 85,000 square feet of casino action, we have every game you will want to play this side of Vegas. If you ...More are looking for a relaxing night, kick your feet up in The Prairie Meadows Hotel. We offer contemporary rooms, impeccable service, and generous hotel amenities that include a saltwater pool, business center and airport shuttle. With a hotel so comfortable you will want to stay awhile. Looking for a new restaurant to try? Our delicious dining options are more than enough to satisfy any craving you have, from breakfast hot off the griddle to simple comfort food or even a chef-prepared entree. Check out our free entertainment in the smoke-free Finish Line Show Lounge. Our 168 room hotel has standard King rooms, Double Queen rooms, and many options of King Suites that are sure to make your stay luxurious. Book now to plan your getaway and experience a hotel unlike any othe Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
168
Price range
US$ 120 - US$ 213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Iowa > Altoona
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Traveller (81)
Room & Suite (61)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Reviews (261)
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We really love this Hotel and casino. We come down for the Iowa fair and stay 2 nights. I give credit to the great housekeeping crew for keeping this place as tidy as it is.Our suite was spotless and we love the shower only, very...More

Thank William L
Response from Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here as well as your stay here. We do have a lot to offer on our property. We love to hear great feedback like this and we will pass this along to the different...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided the stay at this hotel after an exciting evening watching the horse races. Our room was fabulous, and I loved the racing decor on the walls. Everything was clean and inviting, and the bathroom was hands-down the best I’ve ever...More

1  Thank Emily K
Response from Prairie M, Manager at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your time at our property. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The Prairie Meadows Racetrackand Casino Hotel is a great place to stay while visiting the Des Moines area. Clean rooms and very friendly people are the norm and I have stayed at the Hotel several times over the past few years. I would highly recommend!

Thank Danny C
Response from Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for staying with us! We're glad you enjoy your visits to our property. We hope to see you again soon! Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel and it was great. Clean, friendly staff, free Wi-Fi, and full buffet breakfast(lots of options hot and cold). We love it to as the Casino and Horse Race track are all connected so easy to enjoy all activities. Rooms are nice...More

1  Thank mfangm
Response from Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for staying with us! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and the many amenities. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Our first time to Pairie Meadows. Excellent place for fun. First, Prairie Meadows is exceptionally clean. Everywhere! Our king room was great, comfortable bed and pillows, big walkin shower. Room was nice and cool! Housekeeping did a great job each day. Casino was fun, it...More

Thank Michael N
Response from Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 15 August 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your stay at our property. We love to hear great feedback like this and we will pass this along to the different areas to let them know their hard work and great customer service is appreciated. Thank you and we...More

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Richard H
1 January 2018|
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Response from PrairieM2 | Property representative |
No, unfortunately none of our suites have hot tubs.
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Kevin M
20 November 2017|
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Response from PrairieM2 | Property representative |
Yes, we do have a shuttle service that runs constantly from the parking lot to the casino. We also have a free valet service.
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loimln
2 July 2016|
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Response from Tresa V | Property representative |
We do not accept pets.
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Room Tips
"We only stayed on second floor but was quiet"
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"You really can't go wrong in any room."
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"If you are there for the casino...helps to have a room toward the end of the hallway where the elevator to..."
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"I would avoid the 2nd floor as that is the floor that leads to the casino."
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