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Harrah's Casino

1 Harrahs Blvd, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-5680
+1 712-329-6000
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Harrahs pays for air & room

Don't do it. gambled over 5 grand never saw casino host , whats up with that. Guess I didn't gamble... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
236kevina
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Milwaukee
On the River fun

The last time I was at Harrahs Council Bluffs the Casino was on a boat. Now the boat is gone and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MrLucky917
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San Diego, Ca
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Las Vegas-style casino boasts more than 25 first-place awards from Casino Player Magazine including Best Casino, Best Video Poker and Best Slot Club.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good24%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“free shuttle” (7 reviews)
“stir cove” (7 reviews)
“table games” (18 reviews)
LOCATION
1 Harrahs Blvd, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-5680
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+1 712-329-6000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't do it. gambled over 5 grand never saw casino host , whats up with that. Guess I didn't gamble enough, used my card entire time.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The last time I was at Harrahs Council Bluffs the Casino was on a boat. Now the boat is gone and the Casino is where the ballroom was. The rooms are still the same and very well kept. Ask for a room on the west...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Tonight my friend and I ate here I had the carve Turkey fried chicken but the chicken was dry and the roll was hard stuffing was ok the dessert was good but I might come backMore

Thank Patti B
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Gary G, Advertising Specialist at Harrah's Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hi, Patti - thank you for your feedback. This is definitely disappointing to hear. We take the quality of our food very seriously and are disheartened to hear that it didn't deliver. We sincerely hope that you will be back again to give us another...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We have been coming to casino for along time and had lots of fun. Last Sunday nite we were playing live craps. Sum how they did not pay us on a field win. When told they did not pay the pit boss got so rude...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This casino has one of the most friendliest staff in the state, however, friendly can't beat losing your money. The slots are the tightest that I have ever played. Table games are worst, but you do get a loud and animated crowd.

2  Thank Lorraine K
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Gary G, Advertising Specialist at Harrah's Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hi, Lorraine - thank you for your kind words about our staff. The next time you're here, you can stop by the Cashier Cage/Total Rewards and they can give you our Top 40 list and hopefully that will bring some luck your way!

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Everyone we encountered was very nice. The breakfast from stir cove backstage grill was a little pricey but was amazing. They have a pretty nice fitness center but no pool, hot tub, sauna. The bed was very uncomfortable and had tiny tiny pillows. We had...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We enjoy gaming and stay at Harrah's often when going back to Iowa. They have many table games, slots, and different eating establishments from high quality, to buffet, to coffee shop. Hotel staff as well as casino staff is friendly and helpful. I would recommend...More

1  Thank coappleby1
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Gary G, Advertising Specialist at Harrah's Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for your kind words and for your review! We are so happy that you enjoy staying and spending your time with us! We definitely hope to see you back again soon!

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

wife and I stayed at Harrah's and went to the casino. We are used to much larger venues and this was actually where the ball rooms and private party rooms were. The river boat is long gone. Is bright and lively but not a ton...More

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Gary G, Advertising Specialist at Harrah's Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thanks, Duffer! We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Went down it was a busy night most machines had people sitting at them. Beer you paid for unless your a gold member I think. I won a little and enjoyed the time their. Only thing it’s a little smoky

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Gary G, Advertising Specialist at Harrah's Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for your review! We're glad to hear that you were able to walk out a winner! We look forward to having you again soon!

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We arrived at the casino for a visit to gamble from Omaha, NE. Upon our arrival we noticed the grounds of the hotel/casino were not taken care of at all. It looked closed and deserted. The guard takin our IDs was very pleasant. The actual...More

1  Thank swartzj1
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Gary G, Advertising Specialist at Harrah's Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for your review. This is certainly not what we like to hear. We take great pride in our product and are disheartened to hear that it didn't deliver during your stay. If you should encounter any issues during your next visit, please don't...More

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Response from sallybC6661KO | Reviewed this property |
The drinks and beer are not free unless you have a diamond card or better. Soft drinks, water,coffee and juice are free.
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