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Galesburg, Illinois
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great quick getaway for couples interested in a great time. This side of the resort is for ADULTS ONLY!!! It's great...no kids screaming, running the hallways, etc. The pool is ADULTS ONLY!!! We bring our own beverages, snacks, etc. and visit with other, make new friends, and enjoy. The room accomodations are 1st Class...large rooms, great pillow...

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St. Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stayed here one night. The first room we were given had a leaky sink and there was water on the floor. The maint response was quick and because it would take them 30 minutes to fix we moved to another room. The rooms are done in dark drab colors as is the whole casino, maybe good color scheme for...

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Hannibal, Missouri
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights 3 days. We would recommend this to anyone. We will return.The water park is very family oriented and large enough to do stuff for the whole day. Several places to dine as well. The morning g buffet has good choices.

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

That is great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 20 May 2016

We had to stay in Burlington for several days and had to switch hotels for the last night due to room availability. There are two separate hotels under Catfish Bend and we ended up on the older (Pzazz) side. Everything was average, the room was of average value, power outlets were few and far between, internet service was good. Appliances...

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you will return again. Our goal would be to hear your stay was great and that you would recommend us to others. The Catfish Bend Inn & Spa is our 21 and older hotel where the Pzazz is our family resort. For those not traveling with anyone under 21, you are absolutely correct in stating...

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I stayed at both sides of this property on my spring vacation and will be reviewing the Catfish side in this one. As others have said this is a 2 part property and the Catfish Bend is an adults only side that resembles a 4 star hotel. However, it did not feel like a 4 star experience. I not sure...

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Your comments are very important to us. I am happy to hear Cass made your stay with us better. She is a great asset to our company and she appreciates knowing that her efforts do not go unnoticed. I am sorry that you feel time was taken away from your vacation to deal with the...

finger lakes NY
Reviewed 14 April 2016

This is my first visit to Burlington Iowa, I'm staying at the Catfish Bend Inn & Spa; recommended to me by the people I'm visiting. The room is spacious and very nicely appointed (I requested a king, that gets me a comfortable chair rather than requiring I sit on the bed). The chair IS comfortable and the bed is too....

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We appreciate your feedback. Any suggestions for us to receive 5 stars your next visit?

Reviewed 27 March 2016

The Catfish Bend Inn far exceeded my expectations. The room was large and comfortable. The bathroom was one of the largest for a hotel that I have seen. The outside of the Inn is not fancy, but the interior is well done.

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments and are very happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to your next visit. Thank you for your business. Sincerely, Marlena Switzer Front Desk Manager The Pzazz Hotels

Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Plain rooms, off season, so no outdoor park, no discount anyway. Paid to upgrade the "fun package" for $50 2 nights out of the three I'm here. That $50 turned into $146, with $120 in discounts. Would have been cheaper to not upgrade and spend the $120...

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. Our packages are only a value if you had plan on doing the amenities that the package offers. I would be interested in figuring out how $50.00 turned into $146.00, which doesn't sound correct. All of our packages are designed to save every family money and to experience multiple venues...

Macomb, Illinois
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Upon arrival at Catfish Bend Inn, we were welcomed by Lisa at the front desk. We were able to check in earlier than the stated check-in time, so that was a bonus! Lisa was so personable and eager to assist us! Catfish Bend is so lucky to have an awesome employee, like Lisa!!!! After checking in, we headed up to...

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. As Lisa's boss I am aware of what a great asset Lisa is to our company. Not only does our comment cards show that but I also love the fact that she is so memorable that the guests remember her name. Thank you for sharing your experience and we look forward to your...

Olean, New York
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Stayed on the "fun" side as adult side was booked. I was here on business for two days and both days the adult side was booked. The bed / pillow on the "fun" side are hard. It was noisy; did not get much sleep. Very uncomfortable throughout my stay. I would not have stayed here if it hadn't been the...

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Marlena S, Front Office Manager at Catfish Bend Inn & Spa, responded to this review

I am terribly sorry that you did not enjoy your stay at the Pzazz Resort. As it is our family resort we do our best to try and keep things quiet. With the number of families and children staying at times sometimes that can be difficult for that I am terribly sorry. We do have security onsite 24 hours a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring over 40 luxury boutique suites, this adults only hotel includes,"The Spa-At Catfish Bend," adults only pool & spa and all of the amenities that you deserve. Stay and Play casino packages and deluxe spa packages are also available! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Catfish Bend Inn & Spa

Address: 3001 Winegard Dr, Burlington, IA 52601-2061
Region: United States > Iowa > Burlington
Price Range: $127 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Catfish Bend Inn & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 145
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“Ask for the "new" side. There are two sides to this hotel. Eventually, they should all be finished, but be sure.”
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“We had the room closest to valet parking lot. It was separated from all other rooms. Loved it!”
  • Very nice room
icemakerking, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would request pool side”
19721972, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Find a room in a different hotel..........”
PatJane1052, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get on the newer (Catfish Bend) side - I think it is newer and probably in a little better shape.”
matts631, 19 May 2016 | Read review
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