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Prairie Meadows

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1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA 50009-2115
+1 800-325-9015
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Casino clean, new slots, large and fun!

My husband and I and my sister and brother-in-law had a great time at this casino. There were a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kcblues2
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Liberty, Missouri
Great Casino

Great casino, plenty of slots of all denominations. I like to play 3 card but tables are usually... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
gjroz
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Lake Winnebago, Mo
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Prairie Meadows is the premier destination for gaming and entertainment in the Midwest. With more than 85,000 square feet of casino action, we have every game you'll want to play this side of Vegas. Whether you enjoy the latest slot machine or your favorite table games, Prairie Meadows has everything you need to get your game on. Win place or show,there's nothing like the heart-pounding thrill of live racing on our one-mile racetrack. Join us for live Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing every April - October. It's pure excitement start to finish. Casino action, live horse racing, a variety of dining options and great entertainment are waiting for you at Prairie Meadows.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“horse races” (24 reviews)
“live racing” (5 reviews)
“nice casino” (13 reviews)
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1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA 50009-2115
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+1 800-325-9015
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"horse races"
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"live racing"
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"nice casino"
in 13 reviews
"non smoking area"
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"table games"
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"shuttle service"
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"fun place"
in 7 reviews
"service was great"
in 3 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 5 reviews
"poker room"
in 5 reviews
"des moines"
in 9 reviews
"slots"
in 47 reviews
"buffet"
in 38 reviews
"track"
in 18 reviews
"smoke"
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"steakhouse"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I and my sister and brother-in-law had a great time at this casino. There were a great variety of slot machines many we had never played. It had a coffee typed bar with large pretzels ect. and a snack bar hamburgers ect....More

Thank kcblues2
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great casino, plenty of slots of all denominations. I like to play 3 card but tables are usually full so you may have to play slots for a little while. Casino is 100 times better than most on KC. Always a good time.

Thank gjroz
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place isn't even worth the ground it's built on, you know when you spend most of your pay check at a place ya kind of expect to win some of it back. I'm supper disappointed at this place,This place is a disgrace.

Thank Charles B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love Prairie Meadows as we live in Missouri and no racing allowed so this is worth the drive and clean smoke free areas

Thank Paula T
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Prairie M, Manager at Prairie Meadows, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for coming out for live racing! We are glad you enjoyed your time with us.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just happened to glance over to the left and saw the Casino as we were traveling to Omaha. I wish there had been a sign to warn me that it was an upcoming attraction on Interstate 80. I almost missed the exit. I enjoyed playing...More

Thank CathyP1953
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Prairie M, Manager at Prairie Meadows, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy you found us! Thanks for visiting and stop by any time.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love it when a conference I attend uses this hotel and conference area! Always on point, clean and quiet.

Thank swimnmom87
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Prairie M, Manager at Prairie Meadows, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for coming out! We're glad you enjoy our conference space and look forward to your next visit.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Spent a few days here for a conference, nice place, friendly staff, good restaurant. Conference center is well maintained, The casino and horse track are a nice addition and help keep one busy during the off hours.

Thank Earl J
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Prairie M, Manager at Prairie Meadows, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks for the review! We're glad you enjoyed your conference at our events center. See you next time!

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

It used to be if you spent money in a casino, you be were valued be as a guest, at pm, they act as if you are imposing on them in "their" house. I am a frequent visitor , and I've never been so rudely...More

Thank Jodi D
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

been in a few times, played the slots. The best games are always busy and seem to have a lines. I like live tables and not paying crazy just to sit at them.

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Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. See you next time!

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped here to see what they had to offer.The casino is clean and large.There is a great choice of slots.Friendly staff and promotions for new members.Well worth a stop.Also live racing!Plenty of parking.Hotel looks nice.

Thank David S
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Prairie M, Marketing Coordinator at Prairie Meadows, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Thank you for visiting! We hope you can make it back out during out live racing season. It begins on April 26!

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