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    Prairie Meadows Hotel

    1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA 50009-2100
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good32%
    • Average3%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “prairie meadows” (48 reviews)
    “horse racing” (15 reviews)
    “room service” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 234 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very clean, gracious staff, very helpful. The event space is perfect for small and large conferences. Altoona is not far from downtown Des Moines, but there is enough to do at Prairie Meadows (casino, horse racing) that you won’t need to go to downtown Des...More

    Thank Blake B
    Response from Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for visiting! We're glad you enjoyed the variety of entertainment options on our property. See you next time!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Nice, clean room, friendly staff, easy check in/out. The only complaint I have is that the sheets, in my opinion, felt very "rough", scratchy-like, so I didn't get a good nights sleep but will definitely give them another shot in the future. Maybe it was...More

    Thank jlafrentz
    Response from Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for staying with us! We're sorry to hear you didn't prefer the sheets, but appreciate the feedback. We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Stayed here for a business event. Very nice clean modern hotel. Front desk staff friendly an helpful. Rooms are very clean, large and spacious. Modern décor and furniture. Food in banquet room was good, desserts were wonderful.

    Thank djones118
    Response from Abbey E, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for visiting us. We are happy to hear you're satisfied with our accommodations and friendly staff. We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at Prairie Meadows after spending the day at Adventureland for Oktoberfest. Rooms are so clean and beds are super comfy. This just made our weekend perfect! Throwing in a breakfast at the Triple Crown is a nice way to thank your guests. We...More

    Thank Jeanette K
    Response from Abbey E, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 6 October 2017

    Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate the review and look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

    Hotel was very accessible to any need. They accommodated us by putting classmates on same floor. Food in Cafe was good and affordable. Security to rooms was comforting. All the staff was friendly and welcoming. Fun place to stay with racetrack and gambling available. Fitness...More

    Thank Nancy M
    Response from Abbey E, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows HotelResponded 21 September 2017

    Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate the great review and are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. See you next time!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 130 - US$ 255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 168
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    • Iowa >
    • Altoona
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    Traveller (81)
    Room & Suite (43)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (39)
    Bathroom (4)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Kevin M
    20 November 2017|
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    Response from djones118 | Reviewed this property |
    I know they had a shuttle service for our event, but not sure if it is daily.
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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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    trishapeel
    21 March 2016|
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    Response from Tresa V | Property representative |
    Yes we have wheelchairs that guest can use.
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    Room Tips
    "they ALWAYS place me near the elevator which makes it easier to get to the casino"
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    "If you don't want to walk quite aways, try and get next to an elevator. Must have room card to use..."
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    "Suites were very clean as matter of fact the entire place was spotless. We had a super time staying at this..."
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    "Rooms are very nice and well kept. My room was near the elevator and never heard it."
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