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Days Inn Ames

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Waterloo, Iowa
Reviewed 1 March 2016

The room was not clean. Underneath the toilet seat was dirty. There was filth on the carpet and the wall by the air conditioner. The refrigerator leaked water and someone had put a towel down next to it. And I parked my vehicle in the parking lot, right across from the main office, and when I came out the next...

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1Thank 877benjaminw
Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 29 February 2016

The hallways smelled like smoke and our room had a funny old and musty smell. Housekeeping did not make our beds appropriately, it looked like they just pulled up the covers and that was it. The "breakfast" was definitely not worth even mentioning in their "amenities".

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
Reviewed 28 February 2016

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IOWA
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Staff was very helpful. Had some check in problems but manager worked with to straighten it out.

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Thank Lance S
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Newly renovated room and bathroom. Very nicely decorated and clean. Breakfast room is clean but some breakfast items were out and not restocked. Also they did not allow you to take breakfast back to room or consume outside of the breakfast room. That was inconvenient when room was full. One night a Guest arrived at 2am and parked under my...

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Oregon, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Checked in for a college visit handed over my Credit card and id. Looked up and noticed the clerk was writing down my card number. She said it was there policy for incidental damage. I called the manager who wanted to argue about it because we paid online. Finally had to give 100 cash deposit to keep the room. Nothing...

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Thank chrissT9525SX
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 February 2016

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Blacklick, Ohio
Reviewed 15 February 2016

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Thank 87timothym
Brownsville, Oregon
Reviewed 12 February 2016

I have spent a lot of time on the road, in hotels. Last night at Days Inn Ames was my worst experience ever at a hotel. I pulled back the sheets to find urine stains and hair. These beds had been made by housekeeping... There was candy and crumbs on the floor, an empty Dr. Pepper bottle between bed and...

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Newell, Iowa
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Would not have booked if I knew it was a smoking hotel. Strong cigarette smell by our non-smoking room. The towels were not very nice to use. Not very soft and I had my doubts if they were really very clean. The sheets on the bed looked like they hadn't been changed. Beds were real lumpy and hard. Very small...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Days Inn Ames

Address: 229 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6641
Region: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range: $90 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Days Inn Ames 2*
Number of rooms: 1
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Request a refurbished room”
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“no elevator so choose a first floor room”
roym125, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Find one at another hotel.”
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