Western Inn

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
1842 Madison Ave., Council Bluffs, IA, 51503, United States of America

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Western Inn in Council Bluffs, you'll be in the suburbs, within a 10-minute drive of Horseshoe Council Bluffs and Henry Doorly Zoo. This hotel is 8 mi (12.9 km) from CenturyLink Center Omaha Convention Center and 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from Mid-America Center.


Make yourself at home in one of the 51 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Partially open bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an indoor pool, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and a television in a common area.


A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

RailsWest Railroad Museum - 3.8 km / 2.3 mi
Squirrel Cage Jail - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Union Pacific Railroad Museum - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Historic General Dodge House - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Bayliss Park - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Horseshoe Council Bluffs - 7 km / 4.3 mi
Mid-America Center - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Joe's Karting - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Western Historic Trails Center - 7.9 km / 4.9 mi
Lewis and Clark Monument and Scenic Overlook - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi
Lake Manawa State Park - 9.9 km / 6.2 mi
Lake Manawa Beach - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Dodge Riverside Golf Club - 10.4 km / 6.4 mi
Henry Doorly Zoo - 11 km / 6.8 mi
The Apollon - 11.2 km / 7 mi

The nearest airports are:
Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field) - 18 km / 11.2 mi
Omaha, NE (MIQ-Millard) - 30.7 km / 19.1 mi

The preferred airport for Western Inn is Omaha, NE (OMA-Eppley Field).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. This hotel's policy is to accept bookings only from non-local guests. Guests whose residence is within Omaha or Council Bluffs will not be allowed to check in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Know Before You Go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 10 per pet, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Indoor pool
  • -Free self parking
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Vending machine
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Total number of rooms - 51
  • -Express check-out