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Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel

1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona, IA 50009

+1 515 957 3000
$118
Rate

per night

8.7
Great

based on 272 reviews

About Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel, Altoona

Cleanliness
9.2
Comfort
9.1
Location
9.2
Services
9.0
Staff
9.0
Value for money
8.1

Situated in Altoona, Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel is within easy driving distance of Des Moines and offers complimentary Wi-Fi, valet parking and an indoor pool. It is close to Prairie Meadows Racetrack, dining options and shops. There are a variety of amenities on offer to those staying at the hotel, including a 24-hour reception, a 24-hour business centre and meeting facilities. Airport transfers, a laundry service and a dry cleaning service are available upon enquiry. Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel has 168 rooms, all of which are equipped with a range of facilities to ensure an enjoyable stay. Those wanting to eat at the hotel can head to the on-site restaurant, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests looking for after-dinner entertainment can visit the on-site casino. Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel is under a 30-minute drive from Des Moines International Airport and Adventureland is a short stroll away. Outlaw, Dragon and Tornado are a brief walk away.


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Standard Rooms - Harbor view
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$173/night

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Double Rooms - Ocean view
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King Rooms - City view
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$132/night

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Queen Rooms - Harbor view
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Other Rooms - Mountain view
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Safety deposit box
  • Entertainment staff
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • 24hr front desk

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Dining

  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop

General

  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available

Pool and spa

  • Saltwater pool
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool with a view

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Casino
  • Evening entertainment

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Bathroom

  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom

Laundry

  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Outdoor

  • Beach towels

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock

Fitness

  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel

Attractions in Altoona, Iowa curated by momondo

Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel location: 1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona, IA 50009

Restaurants and Cafés

AJ's Steakhouse at Prairie Meadows Casino0.3 mi
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery0.3 mi
Jethro And Jake's Smokehouse Steak0.3 mi
Bianchi Boys Pizza & Pasta0.3 mi

Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel Reviews

8.7
GreatBased on 272 verified guest reviews
8.8Couples
8.5Solo
8.6Families
8.6Friends

Pros +
  • "Clean, comfortable & extremely friendly staff!" (in 23 reviews)
  • The room was absolutely gorgeous. (in 19 reviews)
  • Comfy rooms and very clean (in 13 reviews)
Cons -
  • The hot tub closes at night. (in 3 reviews)
  • Bed was too soft- very uncomfortable. (in 2 reviews)
  • Public access computer. (in 1 review)

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Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

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Frequently asked questions

  • Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel is $25 cheaper than the average 3 star hotel in Altoona. You can usually find a nightly rate of $126 when staying at Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel.

  • If you're looking to go directly from Des Moines to Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel, expect a 34min drive as they are around 11.7 mi apart.

  • A very popular option for travelers staying at Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Des Moines directly to the hotel.

  • There is a restaurant at Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +1 515 957 3000 for kitchen hours.

  • Yes, Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel is just 1.6 mi away from Altoona city center. The closest landmark to the center of Altoona is Adventureland Park, which is very accessible to Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel guests.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel, call +1 515 957 3000.

  • Yes, Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes, there is a gym available to guests of Prairie Meadows Casino Racetrack and Hotel. For gym hours, it is best to ask the front desk clerk during check-in.


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