Riverside Casino and Resort, located just south of Iowa City, is definitely a destination for anyone looking to get away and relax. Offering a casino, hotel, spa, and golf course all in an out of the way setting, Riverside is very much worth the trip. I recently visited Riverside, where I spent most of my […]
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A Review of the Ameristar Casino – One of the Last Iowa Riverboats The Ameristar Casino, located on the Missouri River in Council Bluffs, is probably the one Iowa casino that I visit the most. With Sioux City and Davenport looking to go land-based and Harrah’s in Council Bluffs going to dry ground, the […]
The Horseshoe Casino is located in Council Bluffs just off I-80. It is a land-based casino that has an adjoining hotel and greyhound racing track called Bluffs Run. It is the only land-based casino in Council Bluffs, with Harrah’s and the Ameristar both being riverboats. Because of this it definitely has a more spread out […]
The Winnavegas Casino Hotel is located near Sloan, Iowa about three miles west after taking the Sloan exit off I-29. It is owned and operated by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska. It is a land-based casino with an adjoining hotel. They also have a large bingo hall attached right with the casino. The casino itself […]
Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino is located in Altoona, Iowa, just east of Des Moines. It is at exit 142 off I-80. In my frequent trips across Iowa to visit family this is usually the place we stop to stretch our legs for awhile. I have been here more than a few times. The facility […]
I have been to Harrah’s riverboat casino and the new land-based casino in Council Bluffs many times. Harrah’s is one of three casinos in Council Bluffs, with the Ameristar Casino and the Horseshoe Council Bluffs all within a few miles. Coming up on the casino hotel complex, there are many options for parking including valet. […]
The Rhythm City is one of the classic riverboat casinos. One of the really nice things about this casino is that you can see the riverboat and all of its charm when entering. Many other riverboat casinos have such a built-up entrance that you cannot even see the riverboat. The Rhythm City has three floors […]