Check for available rates at this hotel:

Arrival Date

Departure Date
Call Toll Free To Book

Welcome to Holiday Inn Express Council Bluffs Hotel Experience comfort and outstanding hospitality at our Council Bluffs Award Winning Torchbearer hotel located just minutes from Omaha's Eppley Airfield. Our hotel's location puts you in the middle of all this area has to offer.When it comes to meeting the needs of corporate travelers, we exceed every expectation. We provide a 24-hour business center, featuring high-speed Internet access, copying, printing and a personal computer. In addition, our location is a mere three miles from CHI Health Event Center, the home of many important business conferences and year-round entertainment.Leisure travelers love our hotel's location near the Horseshoe and Harrah's Casinos, the River's Edge Park, pedestrian bridge across the Missouri River, many bicycle trails and also Omaha's Old Market area of unique shops and restaurants. You can enjoy activities like exploring new exhibits at the World's #1 Henry Doorly Zoo, seeing a baseball game at TD Ameritrade Stadium, experiencing a concert at Stir Cove or a special event at the Mid America Center.If you are looking for a hotel with choice amenities you'll enjoy your stay and great perks, such as a sparkling indoor pool, complimentary Hot Express Start Breakfast Buffet, free high-speed Internet access throughout the hotel plus a state of the art fitness center. Book your stay today at the Council Bluffs Holiday Inn Express.


· ATM/Cash machine - (In Area)
· Accessible facilities
· Air conditioning individually controlled in room
· Buffet breakfast
· Casino - (In Area)
· Coffee/Tea maker
· Color television
· Complimentary newspaper in lobby
· Cribs
· Desk with lamp
· Direct dial telephone
· Dry cleaning
· Evening reception
· Florist - (In Area)
· Free newspaper
· Free parking
· Hairdryer
· High speed internet access for laptop in public areas
· High speed internet connection
· Housekeeping - daily
· Ice machine
· Indoor pool
· Interior corridors
· Internet access
· Ironing board
· Ironing board
· Late check-out available
· Meal included - continental breakfast
· Meeting rooms
· Mini-refrigerator
· Non-smoking
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Premium movie channels
· Private bathroom
· Public area air conditioned
· Rollaway bed
· Safe
· Safe deposit box
· Satellite television
· Separate closet
· Spare electrical outlet available at desk
· Stereo
· Transportation
· Valet same day dry cleaning
· Voice mail
· Wireless internet connection
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Room Information

Connecting rooms, Bathtub
Connecting rooms, Kitchenette, Microwave, Cups/glassware, Silverware/utensils, Sofa bed
two queen beds nonsmoking
two queen beds nonsmoking
two queen beds nonsmoking
1 king bed feature nonsmoking
1 king bed leisure nonsmoking
1 king bed suite nonsmoking
1 king bed feature nonsmoking
1 king bed feature nonsmoking
1 king bed leisure nonsmoking
1 king bed leisure nonsmoking
suite mobility accessible tub nonsmoking
standard room nonsmoking
suite 1 bed hear accessible roll in shower non smoking
2 queen beds suite nonsmoking
1 king bed suite nonsmoking
1 king bed suite nonsmoking

Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 3:00 PM
· Check out time is 11:00 AM
· Time Zone is GMT
· Opened in 2008
· 112 rooms.
· 25 suites.
· 3 floors.

Meeting Facility

Dodge Room

Individual room with wet bar, exterior exit, windows w/ blinds, wall mounted 49" Flat Screen TV, Dry Erase Marker Board, Podium

Recreation Information

Fitness center on-site

Indoor pool

Childrens's program

Area Attractions

- Mid America Center
- Westfair Fairgrounds
- Amtrak


- Epply Airfield, Omaha, NE
- Lincoln Municipal Airport
- Des Moines International Airport
- Horseshoe Casino

Iowa's Largest Casino, land based, 100,000 sq ft casino floor on one level. Slots, Table Games, Craps, Poker Room, Bluff's Run Dog Racing, JB's Steakhouse, JB's Cafe, Village Square Buffet, Whiskey Roadhouse with live entertainment.

- Bass Pro Shop

Hunting and fishing store. Uncle Buck's restaurant.

- TD Ameritrade Park

Home of the NCAA College World Series. Also home to the NCAA Division I Creighton University Bluejays men's baseball team. They currently compete in the Missouri Valley Conference.

- Ameristar Casino

Riverboat Casino, 3 levels, slots, table games, craps, Village Square Buffet, Kids Quest for children of all ages.

- Henry Doorly Zoo

Home to thousands of animals from around the globe, 130 acres of exhibits and gardens including 7 acres of indoor exhibits the Zoo is a perfect place to escape! Featuring the Desert Dome,Expedition Madagascar, Berniece Grewcock Butterfly and Insect Pav

- College World Series

TD Ameritrade Park is the new home of the NCAA College World Series, contested in June every year.

- Old Market - Arts & Entertainment District

The Old Market Omaha, is a premier arts and entertainment district featuring fine dining, shopping, corporate meeting facilities, hotel accommodations, upscale night life, and sought-after real estate. Head to Omaha's Old Market district, where exceptiona

- CenturyLink Center and Arena

Convention Center & Arena, Professional Sports, Concerts.

- Josyln Art Musuem

An eclectic collection of works beginning with Greek pottery and moving through Europe and into American Western art and finishing in the 20th century.

- Lauritzen Gardens

A living museum of unique four season plant displays, maintained to the highest standards consistent with environmental stewardship. It provides memorable educational and aesthetic experiences for all. Relax while cultivating your mind in this living plan

- Omaha Childrens Musuem

Omaha Children's Museum is in the top 15% of children's museums nationally. The museum features over 45,000 square feet of exhibit space, with permanent exhibits including: Charlie Campbell Science & Technology Center, Creative Arts Center, Imagination Pl

- Wildlife Safari

Drive. Hike. Explore. Wildlife Safari Park is a four mile, drive-through North American wildlife adventure. You will feel like you are on an actual safari, coming face to face with North American plants and animals such as elk, white tailed deer, bison,

- Orpheum Theatre

The celebrated Orpheum Theater has served as the home of the finest in local and national performing arts for nearly a century. Located in downtown Omaha, the Orpheum underwent a 10 million dollar renovation in 2002. The ornate splendor of this magnificen

- Boys Town

Boys Town has been a national leader in the care and treatment of children since its founding more than 90 years ago by Father Edward Flanagan. As one of the largest nonprofit, nonsectarian child and family care organizations in the country, Boys Town pr

- Iowa West Fieldhouse

100,000 + sq ft multi-sports and recreation complex. Year-round leagues. 12 regulation volleyball courts. 8 high school size basketball courts. Sports skills training, camps, and clinics. Corporate outings and events. Basketball, volleyball, futsal, pickl

Back to Top - Check Rates

Call Toll Free To Book