Enjoy the benefits of an ideal location just a short drive from the Cedar Rapids Airport at this fantastic Cedar Rapids hotel. All of the biggest draws of the city are right past your doorstep. Nestled next to several shopping malls, movie theaters and restaurants, it will be difficult to choose where to begin your adventure. The Freedom Festival is held downtown each summer from mid-June to July 4th. Museums like the Czech and Slovak Museum and Library and African American Museum of Iowa are popular picks. The Brucemore Mansion, a National Historic Trust, offers tours and events throughout the year. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Longbranch Hotel and Convention Center combines great price with superior location. There are many Cedar Rapids hotels, but none provide guests with these kinds of perks. Customer service and cleanliness are paramount. Take advantage of the 8,000 square feet fitness club and restaurant/lounge. Complimentary hot breakfast buffet served daily. Cedar Rapids semi-pro teams provide great entertainment. Check out a Kernals baseball game, Rough Riders hockey, or Titans football game. Hotels in Cedar Rapids might try to compete with us, but we set the bar high. Many guests are employees of Rockwell Collins, Alliant Energy, Aegon/TransAmerica and US Cellular. Do your business thing and then get back to the fun. There's free Wi-Fi and hard wired Internet in all rooms for those vital emails. The atrium and game room provide extra seating and gathering space. Thirteen banquet rooms are at your disposal with the largest one holding 400 people. The indoor pool, dry sauna, and Whirlpool are ideal for relaxing. Kick back in your room with HDTV and digital cable. Don't worry about running late to your next meeting. You're close to Mount Mercy University and Coe College, and just a short drive to the Amana Colonies, University of Iowa and several casinos. Reserve your room at BEST WESTERN PLUS Longbranch Hotel and Convention Center today! Enjoy your stay.
That it had a restaurant and lounge within the hotel.
Nice room. Very comfortable bed.
Very sprawled out layout. Long odd route to breakfast almost a block away. Wasted a lot of time. Several miles off from the highway.
Very convenient for our stay.Enjoyed Long Branch nice.Also Meal was very good.
The room was very spacious - restaurant was good - staff very friendly.
This hotel was clean with an amazing exercise facility
Nice staff at check in and check out. Like free breakfast that is inlcuded. Also had coffee and fresh apples available while checking out for free. Updated bathroom was nice.
construction, laid out poorly
We liked everything about this hotel. It was only a couple of blocks from major streets, yet it was secluded enough to be quiet. Updated room with big bathroom and walk-in shower. Great free breakfast buffet. Lots of shopping and restaurants nearby.
Our room was wonderful. Very spacious, clean, and equipped well.
Nice room and overall well kept
Had to walk far to pool
Location & Breakfast.
This was totally based upon price. The area we wanted to get a room was jacking up prices due to high volume of travelers. The breakfast was good. The staff was friendly. MY daughter said the King Crab legs were very good (her birthday dinner).
They were short on cleaning staff and did not clean our room (we were on a 2 day stay). There was a smell in the room. The buffet was not all that good in the restaurant. The walkway to the breakfast area was not heated and it was a cold morning.
Very clean, exceptional, and friendly staff.
The fitness center and continental breakfast . Also location to shopping and restaurants.
The staff was very friendly.
It's aging. And it's showing it's age. Water buckets to catch rain in the lobby, and the layout was very bad especially for older or disabled.