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Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

300 34th Avenue NW, Altoona, IA 50009-2639
Phone: +1 515-967-2400   |   Fax: 515/967-0150   |   85 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Make the Best Western Plus your next home away from home while exploring the Altoona area. We are located just steps away from Adventureland Amusement Park, Bass Pro Shop and Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino.

This renovated hotel situated in central Iowa is perfect for travelers alike. Families love to stay at the Best Western Plus Altoona Inn, as the excitement of Adventureland Amusement Park is right across the street. Guests can also get their thrills at Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino (free shuttle provided), only two miles away. This Altoona hotel is just a short drive from Wells Fargo Arena and the Iowa State Fairgrounds, home to many annual events like the Iowa State Fair, the Good Guys Car Show, gun shows, horse shows, craft shows and more.

Conveniently located off the I-80, the property makes it easy to attend one of the many sporting events throughout the area, including softball tournaments, wrestling, the State track meet and Drake Relays. You can also visit Bass Pro Shops, auto races in Newton and the Pella Tulip Festival in Pella, Iowa. Business travelers also appreciate that this Altoona hotel is close to local businesses like Iowa Interstate Railroad, Egan Company, Ziegler CAT and various state government offices.

The Best Western Plus Altoona Inn offers excellent customer service. Whether you're here for business or leisure, our staff is committed to giving you a unforgettable stay. Our valued guests will enjoy modern and spaciously designed rooms with cable television, free high-speed Internet access, microwave and a refrigerator. This 100% non-smoking hotel in Altoona also offers an indoor heated salt water pool, an exercise facility and guest laundry. Plus, guests will wake each morning to a complimentary full, hot breakfast.

For a trip that is sure to offer something for everyone at an affordable price, make a reservation today at the Best Western Plus Altoona Inn!

 

Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, Choice of breads, Cereal, Fruit, Yogurt, Eggs, Hot breakfast meat, Build your own pancake station, Other hot items, Danish pastries, Donuts, Muffins, Juice, Coffee
  • Indoor pool Heated salt water, open from 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Exercise facility, open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff (English, Spanish)
  • open from 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., free
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Safe deposit box, available at front desk.
  • Game room
  • Cable or satellite television, available in rooms.
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, 24 hours, complimentary
  • Printer available
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services, TDD available
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines, on floors 1 and 3.
  • Free parking, complimentary self-park
  • Outdoor parking, complimentary self-park
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events

Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

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Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

Conveniently located, the best western plus altoona inn in Altoona, Iowa is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 41.653016  /  Latitude: -93.503935

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: Interstate 80 Eastbound. Take Exit 142A for Highway 6/Hubbell Avenue. Turn left and go for approximately half a mile. At the traffic light for 34th Avenue take a left. The Best Western Plus Altoona Inn is immediately on the right hand side.

From: Interstate 80 Westbound. Take Exit 142 for Highway 6/Hubbell Avenue. Turn right and go for approximately half a mile. At the traffic light for 34th Avenue take a left. The Best Western Plus Altoona Inn is immediately on the right hand side.

From: Highway 65 Northbound. Take Exit 83 for Hubbell Avenue. Turn right and go for approximately half a mile. At the traffic light for 34th Avenue take a left. The Best Western Plus Altoona Inn is immediately on the left hand side.

From: downtown. Get on I-235 northbound and follow for approximately three miles. Follow directions to get on I-80 East and then follow for approximately three miles. Take Exit 141 for Highway 6/Hubbell Avenue. Turn left and go for approximately half a mile. At the traffic light for 34th Avenue take a right. The Best Western Plus Altoona Inn is immediately on the right hand side.

Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Adventureland Amusement Park

Featuring over one hundred rides and attractions, Adventureland Amusement Park is located in Altoona, Iowa. Adventureland is the premier place to experience excitement and thrills only found with the adrenaline rush of a roller coaster. While many are drawn by coasters with names such as Splash Over, Sidewinder, Tornado and Inverter, Adventureland has attractions geared for all ages and types of thrill seekers.

Caribbean Cruiser, Iowa’s longest lazy river, is the perfect escape for families or guests who are looking for a relaxing ride along the river. Adventureland is the perfect getaway for families. Children can enjoy the carousel or take a ride on the A-train while parents grab a bite to eat at the Chicken Shack, one of the parks many concession areas.

Civic Center of Greater Des Moines

The largest theater in Iowa, the Civic Center of Greater Des Moines is a 2,744-seat performing arts venue located in downtown Des Moines. Set along the Des Moines River in central Iowa, the center was construction in 1979.

The Civic Center of Greater Des Moines is part of the Des Moines Performing Arts along with two other area theaters: Stoner Studio Theater and Temple for the Performing Arts. The center is home to the Des Moines Symphony, traveling Broadway series, and much more.

Iowa Events Center

Set on the Des Moines River, the Iowa Events Center is located in downtown Des Moines in central Iowa. Located south of Interstate 35, the now three-structure complex began construction in 2005.

The Iowa Events Center consists of the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, Hy-Vee Hall, and the Wells Fargo Arena. Wells Fargo Arena is ideal for sporting events and concerts, while Hy-Vee Hall’s 100,000-square-foot floor space is best for trade shows – and houses the Iowa Hall of Pride.

Iowa State Capitol

Iowa Attractions

Iowa State Capitol

The Iowa State Capitol, built between 1871 and 1886, is a beautiful example of 19th architecture with a Renaissance style.

The building's signature feature is the central golden dome, built with 23 carat gold. It remains the only five-domed capitol building in America.

Visitors touring the capitol enjoy the panoramic view of the Des Moines skyline from its position in the city.

It is truly one of Iowa's key landmark's. The Office of the Governor, Senate, House of Representatives, Offices of the Attorney General, Secretary of State and Treasurer all have offices in the capitol.

Schedule plenty of time while touring the grounds, to see the monuments located outside of the building.

 

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.05 mile(s) from Adventureland Amusement Park
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino
  • 6.10 mile(s) from Copper Creek Theatre, movie theatre
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Downtown Des Moines
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Wells Fargo Arena, arena and events center
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Hy-Vee Hall, conference and events center
  • .50 mile(s) from Walmart Super Center, general shopping, groceries, drug store
  • .92 mile(s) from Pine Tree Plaza, shopping and dining strip mall
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Super Target, general shopping, groceries, drug store
  • 13.00 mile(s) from Merle Hay Mall, enclosed super-regional mall
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Southridge Mall, enclosed super-regional mall
  • 18.00 mile(s) from Valley West Mall, enclosed super-regional mall with specialty stores
  • 23.00 mile(s) from Jordan Creek Towne Center, high-end shopping, dining and entertainment

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 1.60 mile(s) from Archery Field & Sports, indoor and outdoor archery
  • 4.80 mile(s) from Big Dog Billiards, pool hall
  • 4.90 mile(s) from Premiere Bowling, bowling, lazer tag, game room and arcade
  • 7.50 mile(s) from Sleepy Hollow Sports Park, snowboarding, skiing, tubing, go-karts, bumper boats, golfing, baseball, volleyball, etc.
  • 11.45 mile(s) from All Play, bar & grill, arcade, rockwall
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Science Center of Iowa, IMAX dome theater, interactive exhibits, programs and planetarium
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Sprockets, indoor go-karts, paintball
  • 15.30 mile(s) from Incredible Pizza Company, arcade, go-karts, bumper cars, pizza buffet

Nearby Restaurants

  • There is a dining option for everyone within minutes of this Altoona hotel.
  • 0.92 mile(s) from Monterrey, bar/lounge, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Jethro's BBQ, bar/lounge, Steak House, open for: lunch, dinner, barbeque and smokehouse
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Bianchi Boys, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner, pizza place
  • 1.10 mile(s) from Claxon's BBQ, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, barbeque
  • 1.20 mile(s) from Applebee's®, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, bar & grill
  • 1.20 mile(s) from Village Inn®, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.30 mile(s) from Big Steer, bar/lounge, Steak House, open for: dinner
  • 3.60 mile(s) from Fireside, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, Karaoke on weekends
  • 4.60 mile(s) from Pleasant Hill Diner, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 4.70 mile(s) from Legends Bar & Grill, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner, live band on the weekends and lakeside dining

Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

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