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Madison, United States
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The property is laid out strangely. It is quite a walk to the lobby and the restaurants. The work out center is in a whole different building. Now this should not be a turn off. It is very neat and the buffet that we had on Saturday night was great and very reasonable. It is a quiet hotel. The staff... More 

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Thank Corrine C
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Corrine, Thank you for sharing your experience by completing the Trip Advisor. survey. We do have a unique layout as we started as a restaurant in 1968 and to better serve our guests have built on over the years. If the rooms are available in the pool view building which also house the complimentary hot breakfast buffet and the... More 

Chicago, United States
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96 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay. We were only there 1 night but it was great. The employees are extremely customer service focused. The woman at the front desk and the one in the breakfast area were super friendly, professional and professional. We did not get a chance to workout or go in the pool but both looked... More 

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Thank Rodolfo J
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Rodolfo, I'm so glad you and your wife enjoyed your stay while you were in town on business. We truly enjoy our guests and customer service is a priority. I have the best employees and it is always a pleasure for me when guests recognize them also. I hope when you are back in the Cedar Rapids area you... More 

Charles City
1 review
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Great things - Beds were extremely comfortable and breakfast tasted great. Breakfast selection was good, but I would have liked to see more hot choices like hash browns. Helpful, respectful staff. Hotel theme and décor is was great. Excellent fitness room - wish I had it in my town! Minor issues - bathtub had some hair in it and shower... More 

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Thank Gaylen H
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Gaylen, I appreciate you taking the time to share your hotel experience on Trip Advisor. I'm glad you found the new plush top mattresses comfortable and enjoyed the complimentary hot breakfast buffet. I'm sorry we didn't have hash browns during your stay, the breakfast chef changes the menu daily and rotates the hot items. I do apologize for the... More 

New Hampton, United States
1 review
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Overall this hotel property has a lot to offer guests. If you are hosting an event it is a MUST to look at. The space is great and well kept and up to date. The staff at the lounge and restaurant was very helpful and nice. The long walk between buildings could pose a problem for families with little ones... More 

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Thank Ashley G
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Ashley, Thank you for sharing the details of your stay with us. Guest reviews are a great way for our future guests to know what to expect when they stay. We have everything to offer if you are hosting an event, our 13 meeting/banquet rooms can seat from 10 to 350. Our experienced banquet staff take care of all... More 

Westville, Indiana
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77 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Stayed at this hotel with extended family for family wedding. Beautiful, comfortable and safe. Nice ameneties, good breakfast. Area around the hotel also has nice restaurants, shopping and movie theatre.

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Thank Colette L
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Colette, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are in a quiet neighborhood yet within walking distance to several shopping malls, many restaurants and movie theatres. It makes a great location when there is a family occasion such as a wedding. The amenities we have at the hotel also cater to families, such as the garden atrium... More 

LaCrosse, IN
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a family wedding. Older hotel that had been recently remodeled. Comfortable, affordable and staff was nice. Close to everything. Lots of restaurants and shopping. The only complaint......low water pressure, however , I found this problem throughout the state of Iowa.

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Thank Christy B
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Christy, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, it's always a fun time when family and friends can gather for a wedding. We have installed new eco friendly rain shower heads that have a larger head but a lower flow, the low flow shower heads seem to... More 

knoxville, United States
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2015

breakfast was a treat, check-in was easy, everyone was nice, and the room was comfy and quiet, and the $3 meals in the lounge are a real steal. The hotel is different from any other I've stayed in, and it was close to everything. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone, and I will be staying again. If I... More 

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Thank Jonathan R
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Russell, I appreciate when our guests complete the Trip Advisor survey, this helps our future guests know what to expect when they stay with us. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and were able to take advantage of the lounge specials offered each night. We are ideally located within walking distance to shopping, movie theatres and many restaurants. We... More 

St Cloud, MN, United States
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2015

For the traveler who uses the gym, restaurant, and pool, this place is excellent. Older hotel so you wouldn't know it from the outside. They are remodeling to freshen up the look inside. Biggest gym at a hotel I've stayed at, as a 5 day/month traveler. Restaurant had very wide variety menu. Good location to freeway and easy access to... More 

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Thank Paul R
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Paul, I am very glad you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to take advantage of some of the many amenities we have to offer our guests. The 8,000 sq. ft. fitness club is wonderful for those guests who like to keep up with their workouts, especially when you are on the road several days a month.... More 

cedar rapids, United States
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2015

very dated, pictures online looked great, deceiving! Musty rooms, didn't even turn on air the first night because of the smell. Cleaned the filter in my sink and it was better. Lumpy pillows and bad breakfast and coffee. We had a tiny bathroom with bad lighting and bad water pressure, although a friend said here bathroom was a walk-in shower(no... More 

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Thank Janice H
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Janice, I apologize that your stay with us was les than satisfactory. We pride ourselves on meeting and exceeding guest expectations. As we do have a restaurant and lounge on property we do have to monitor the food and drink that is brought in to stay within health regulations. We have recently installed eco friendly rain shower heads that are... More 

St. Paul, United States
1 review
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We always have a great time here and pleasant stay. The food in the hotel is very good; it is also close to many other restaurant options. There is shopping in the area as well. The whole family loves the pool & hot tub as well as the gaming area.

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Thank Tanya A
Kathy L, General Manager at Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Tanya, We always appreciate when guests share their experience on Trip Advisor. I'm glad your family is able to enjoy the indoor pool, whirlpool, dry sauna and game area. We are located within walking distance to shopping, movie theatres and restaurants as well as having our award winning restaurant on property. I hope your family will be able to... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
-106 Guest Rooms -Complimentary Internet -Complimentary Hot Breakfast -Complimentary 8,000 sf Gym -Indoor Pool, Whirlpool, & Sauna -Fridge & Microwave in every room -Complimentary Parking -Longbranch Restaurant & Lounge -Grand Ballroom seats up to 450 -Walking Distance to Shopping , Coffee Shops, and Entertainment ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center

Address: 90 Twixt Town Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-3205
Region: United States > Iowa > Cedar Rapids
Price Range: $147 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center 3*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel Cedar Rapids
Best Western Plus Longbranch Hotel And Convention Center
Best Western Cedar Rapids
Cedar Rapids Best Western
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#4 Business Hotel in Cedar Rapids
#7 Family Hotel in Cedar Rapids
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