Horseshoe Council Bluffs is a casino and former greyhound racing track in Council Bluffs, Iowa, near Omaha, Nebraska. It is owned by Vici Properties and operated by Caesars Entertainment. It has 60,000 sq ft (5,600 m2) of gaming space with 1,438 slot machines, 63 table games, a William Hill racebook, and a WSOP poker room. Accommodations are offered at an adjoining Hilton Garden Inn, and the nearby Country Inns & Suites, Holiday Inn Express and SpringHill Suites.For Horseshoe Council Bluffs and beyond, use our Council Bluffs trip maker to get the most from your Council Bluffs vacation.
The Horseshoe holds the World Series of Poker Circuit Event during August of each calendar year, and the Horseshoe Poker Championships (HPC) during February in each year in their poker room.
Bluffs Run Greyhound Park opened in 1986. In March 1995, slot machines were added and the property became Bluffs Run Casino. Harveys Casino Resorts bought the property in 1999 for $165 million. Harrah's Entertainment (now Caesars Entertainment) acquired Harveys in 2001. In 2006, Harrah's completed an $85-million expansion and renovation of the casino and rebranded it as Horseshoe Council Bluffs. Greyhound racing ended in 2015. On October 6, 2017, ownership of the property was transferred to Vici Properties as part of a corporate spin-off, and it was leased back to Caesars Entertainment.
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There seemed to be quite a few bonus spins because there were "music" sounds being heard often and people would give a happy shout. We will go there again soon. more »
One of the restrooms has been under repair for over a year, only one place to eat with a “limited” menu besides the steakhouse. The sports book has no place to eat or drink. Ameristar is a far better.... more »
Very good Sunday brunch. Choices included Italian, Mexican. BBQ, Chinese and American fare. The salad and dessert bars were outstanding. The service was attentive and responsive! Recommend giving it a try even if you don't gamble.
My luck was not great on the casino floor, However Tonya and Karen the breakfast crew. Took great care of us when we slept past breakfast. Very accommodating and friendly. They are the reason I will be coming back. thanks again.
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