RAMADA HOTEL & CONVENTION CENTER

205 West 4th St., Waterloo, IA 50701 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.5 Star Convention Center Hotel in Black Hawk County
42.49506-92.33996
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2.5/ 5

Based on 620 guest reviews

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  • We have an indoor pool
  • Shuttle to airport available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 12.4%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 228 rooms in hotel
  • Check-out time: 12:00 p.m.
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • 14 meeting rooms in hotel

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed + Sofa Bed Business Room Free WiFi Fridge
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Check Rates1 King Bed Room with Free WiFi Desk
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Check Rates1 King Bed Room with Free WiFi Desk Coffee Maker and Hair Dryer
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Check Rates1 King Bed Room with Free WiFi Kitchenette Refrigerator Microwave
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Room with Free Hot Tub Refrigerator Microwave
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Room with Freehot Tub Refrigerator Microwave Nsq1 Desk and Coffee Maker
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Check Rates2 Double Beds Business Room Free WiFi Fridge Microwave
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Check RatesAccessible 1 King Bed Room with Safety Bars Raised Toilet
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Check RatesBusiness Class1 King Bed Room with Free WiFi Nk191 Sofa Bed and Refrigerator
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Check RatesRoom with 1 King Bed Free WiFi Internet Sofa Bedcoffeemaker Hairdryer Iron and Board
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Check RatesRoom with 1 King Bed Free WiFi Internet Table and Chairs Coffeemaker Hairdryer Iron and B
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Local Attractions

Phelps Youth Pavilion, The Grout Museum District, Waterloo Black Hawks, Waterloo Bucks, Galleria de Paco, and so much more!

Landmarks and Location of Ramada Hotel & Convention Center

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Verified Reviews of Ramada Hotel & Convention Center

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Just OK"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Slow elevators, bad plumbing specifically the toilet, and noisy in room air/heater unit.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Oct-2013 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Oct 16 to Fri Oct 18 2013 at a $67.99 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Ramada Hotel & Convention Center

2.5 out of 5. Based on 620 guest reviews, Poor

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 p.m.
Check Out:12:00 p.m.
Year of Last Renovation:2007
Floors:10
Rooms:228
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:175
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:4
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:14 View Spaces
Meeting Space:39156 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 1500 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:4pm to 2am
Pool Info:
20x30 average 4ft depth average temp 83 degrees 20000 gallons 8pm to 12amHot tub 8 person 1000 gal 102 degrees
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6 p.m. day of
Total Taxes:12.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 7.00%
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night (Complimentary)
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day (n/a)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Complimentary)
Food and Beverage Service Charge:21.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees:300.00 Per Function (Minimum for each bar)
Chef Attendant Fees:150.00 Per Function (Carving Station Fee)
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 7.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 9.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:11.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 9.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:12.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:10.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:21.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:24.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Morning Break Cost: 4.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Afternoon Break Cost: 4.95 Per Person (Varies on Menu)
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:28.00 Per Item (Per Gallon)
Banquet Soda: 2.00 Per Item (Pepsi Product)
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are Pet Friendly!


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Games room
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Complimentary shuttle to and from airport and anywhere in the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area

Local Shuttle Info: Complimentary shuttle to and from airport and anywhere in the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

About Ramada

  • Free high-speed wireless internet access in the U.S. and Canada
  • San Francisco Soap company bath amenities
  • Conference meeting spaces available based on location
  • Ramada Limited Hotels offer free breakfast and swimming pools
  • Ramada Hotels offer on-site restaurants or a-la-carte food services
  • Ramada Plaza Hotels are located near major city centers and airports. They also offer a vaariety of on-site restaurants and lounges, conference space and banquet facilities

The Ramada highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Ramada Waterloo Hotel & Convention Center

Hotel Rate Trends at Ramada Hotel & Convention Center

Rate fluctuations of Ramada Hotel & Convention Center

This chart illustrates averages of sleeping room prices for both group prices and the best online individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group offer was submitted. The lowest group/meeting discount shown is 54.6% in February 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $105 in the month of February 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Ramada Hotel & Convention Center in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Ramada Hotel & Convention Center

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Ramada Hotel & Convention Center.

Feel free to use the Ramada Hotel & Convention Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Waterloo event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Exhitition Hall 180 x 106 x 50 190801200/----794------119/9518001908--
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Exhitition Hall

Room Type:
Exhibit Hall
Total Size:
19080 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
180 x 106 x 50 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$1500.00 USD
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Room 10 35 x 28 x 10 98082/----412428246/--10998--
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Room 10

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
980 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
35 x 28 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Room 11 35 x 20 x 10 70058/----29172017--/--7870--
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Room 11

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
700 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
35 x 20 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Room 12 48 x 37 x 10 1776148/----74435143--/--197178--
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Room 12

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1776 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 37 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Room 13 35 x 20 x 10 70058/----29172017--/--7870--
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Room 13

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
700 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
35 x 20 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Seminar Room 35 x 28 x 10 980--/--------------/--40----
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Seminar Room

Room is a fixed set set up seminar style for 40.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
980 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
35 x 28 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
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Lower Level Convention Center Lobby 83 x 48 x 10 3984200/------------25/----398--
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Lower Level Convention Center Lobby

Room Type:
Lobby
Total Size:
3984 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
83 x 48 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$800.00 USD
Room 21 83 x 48 x 16 3984331/--232166------25/----398--
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Room 21

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3984 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
83 x 48 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
15
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$800.00 USD
Room 22 83 x 36 x 16 2988249/--174124------19/----299--
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Room 22

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2988 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
83 x 36 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
15
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$800.00 USD
Room 23 83 x 48 x 16 3984331/--232166------25/----398--
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Room 23

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3984 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
83 x 48 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
15
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$800.00 USD
Room 24
36 x 25 x 16 90075/--52372226226/----90--
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Room 24

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
900 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
36 x 25 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Room 25
36 x 25 x 16 90075/--52372226226/----90--
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Room 25

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
900 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
36 x 25 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD

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