Major Enhancements Coming to Harrah’s Hotel & Casino in Council Bluffs

Caesars Entertainment has announced plans for a $22 million investment at Harrah’s Council Bluffs. From expanding the casino floor, remodeling hotel rooms, and opening a new celebrity chef restaurant, we are excited about the future of Harrah’s!

“The growth of Harrah’s Council Bluffs will continue to allow us to bring the best in gaming and entertainment options to our guests,” said Thomas Roberts, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Harrah’s and Horseshoe Council Bluffs. “We continue to invest in our Council Bluffs properties and this growth will allow us to elevate ourselves as one of the best gaming destinations in Iowa.”

The plans include a $6 million casino gaming floor expansion, allowing space for 200 new slot machines and an enhanced sportsbook. This allows for a best-in-class wagering experience with seating areas for premier sports viewing.

Starting in spring 2024, the hotel will undergo a $12 million renovation to freshen up the rooms with fresh design elements with bold purple and blue hues. You’ll love the dark wood accents and beautiful contemporary fixtures!

One of the most exciting announcements is the opening of Guy Fieri’s Kitchen + Bar in May 2023! Guy Fieri is a celebrity chef known for his hit television show “Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives,” He will bring his signature American-style cuisine and robust, bold flavors to Iowa for the first time. Visitors can expect the menu to include his famous Trash Can Nachos, a hearty selection of signature sandwiches, burgers, and desserts.

The CBCVB is excited about this announcement and can’t wait to tell visitors about it. To learn more about Harrah’s Hotel & Casino, visit their website.  

This post was originally published on February 23, 2023 on the Unleash Council Bluffs blog.