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Holiday Inn Express and Suites Des Moines Downtown

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
2 Star Hotel
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Des Moines Downtown is Des Moines' newest hotel - centrally located just south of Martin Luther King Highway, right outside of Downtown Des Moines and only 4.2 miles from Des Moines International Airport. Complimentary parking, Complimentary high-speed...
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333 SW 11th St, Des Moines, IA 50309-5300
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5.6 km to Des Moines Airport
189 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
6.5 km from Iowa State Fairgrounds
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I really enjoy staying here. The rooms are kept very clean and the staff is excellent. I’ve been staying here 4-6 times a year since they opened. I’ve never been disappointed. It’s close to downtown but I’m pleased to not have to pay for parking!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We checked in late on a Friday night after a failed VRBO rental. The staff was fun, friendly, accommodating and they gave us every possible discount. Then, since the standard King room was not available we were upgraded to a suite! For no additional charge!...More

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Response from Rossie W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Des Moines DowntownResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing a review of your stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Des Moines Downtown. My staff and I are very proud of our hotel property and we love to share it with our guests. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a new Holiday Inn Express that has their "European-style" rooms which are very up-to-date. This particular hotel was extremely clean and well-designed. The staff was very friendly with very helpful ideas on local places to eat. This location is an asset to the...More

Thank Tom K
Response from Rossie W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Des Moines DowntownResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing a review of your stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Des Moines Downtown. My staff and I are very proud of our hotel property and we love to share it with our guests. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This hotel is a great property. Everything is very clean and new. Staff was nice. Breakfast was delicious with many options. Located close to downtown. The bathroom was clean, no peeling paint like you see a lot of times. Would stay here again in a...More

Thank Topher J
Response from Rossie W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Des Moines DowntownResponded 7 February 2018

Thank you for choosing the ne Holiday Inn Express & Suites Des Moines Downtown. My staff and I are very proud of our property and we love to share it with our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back. Safe Travels- Rossie W

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Hands down - one of the best hotel stays we've had in quite awhile! Came into town for a show; wanted a place close by to stay afterward - what a great surprise! Shuttle bus is ready to get you where you need to be,...More

Thank Ron K
Response from Rossie W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Des Moines DowntownResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for your review of your stay with us. My staff and I are very proud of the hotel and we love to share it with our guests. Please come back to see us again, and next time please do try the beautiful pool...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$122 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$122 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ursula R
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Response from Ron M | Reviewed this property |
dont think so sorry but call them to ask. thanks
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22 February 2017|
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Response from Lowski_99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Completely free.
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"Ask for a room with a view of the vacant lot. Not sure if there are rooms with view of skyline, but those..."
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"liked the view from the 4th floor."
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"Fourth floor with a view"
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"fair prices and free shuttle service to where ever you want to go"
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