We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

    101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA 50309-1802
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$194
          US$182
          Great Deal
          US$189
          US$189
          Traveller (132)
          Room & Suite (67)
          Dining (10)
          Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown
          632 reviews
          #1 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
          525 reviews
          #2 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Des Lux Hotel
          175 reviews
          #7 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown
          23 reviews
          #14 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Overview
          • Excellent56%
          • Very good27%
          • Average8%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Shuttle Bus Service
          3.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown
          Special Offer: Double Points, Every Stay
          Hotel deals
          Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown
          632 reviews
          #1 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
          525 reviews
          #2 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Des Lux Hotel
          175 reviews
          #7 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown
          23 reviews
          #14 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
          Rooms
          4 Jun5 Jun
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$182.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Des Moines hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3f881db0ff6a4e14b2dab3741aeb27fa", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":88349,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[34821554],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":6,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":6,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":189,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"3f881db0ff6a4e14b2dab3741aeb27fa","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":194,"lowestMetaPrice":182,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":194,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":194,"lowestMetaPrice":182,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":194,"hotelName":"Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjNmODgxZGIwZmY2YTRlMTRiMmRhYjM3NDFhZWIyN2ZhIiwiQUlLIjoiZGExMzVjMmE4NTk5NDA1NjhmODVjODFmMjU2ODY0MGQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "04/06/2017", "checkOut": "05/06/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$182", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"34821554":"BookingCom","109208682":"HotelsCom2IB","68901026":"CancelonIB","32596426":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (965)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 965 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday

          Typical room layout for Embassy Suites, which is the only positive I have to say about this particular stay. First of my concerns was the couch which had some sort of flaky spooge that hadn't been wiped clean by the housekeepers. I'm not talking about...More

          Thank Leif D
          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          The girls had a high school BFF reunion. What a perfect place. They shuttle you ANYWHERE you want to go.... you get free drinks and snacks from 530 to 7 pm....MANAGERS RECEPTION and free buffet breakfast....and/or made to order omlets and pancakes....briskest and gravy.....fruit...beverage bar.......More

          1  Thank 2babybluz
          Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

          Dear - 2babybluz Thank you for your nice comments - I am glad that you all had a fantastic stay with us! We all hope to be of service to you and your friends when you return. Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Absolutely fantastic hotel experience, easily the best hotel I've stayed at in Des Moines. The front desk staff, in particular, are highly professional and competent. The rooms are spacious and clean and the complimentary breakfast is a great way to start the day. This hotel...More

          Review collected in partnership with Embassy Suites Hotels
          Thank 285heatha
          Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

          Dear 285heatha - Thank you for the FANTASTIC review! We all are delighted yo had a great stay and the Front Office Team wants to thank you personally for your recognition of their on-going efforts to be the best they can be to provide memorable...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Great Trip! Great staff, great location. Great breakfast with good selection of protein. Clean rooms with lots of extra room than a normal room with a king bed. Super nice exercise room for working out and very friendly staff.

          Review collected in partnership with Embassy Suites Hotels
          Thank Brian H
          Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

          Dear Brian H - I am delighted that you found both the staff and the facility excellent. I appreciate your business and we all look forward to your return. Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This hotel is very clean and the rooms are spacious and comfortable. The complimentary breakfast offers everything you can imagine for breakfast. The food was well prepared and temperature appropriate.

          Review collected in partnership with Embassy Suites Hotels
          Thank Corrine K
          Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

          Dear Corrine K - Thank you for the great comments and the 5 STAR review! Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager

          Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown
          632 reviews
          #1 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
          525 reviews
          #2 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Des Lux Hotel
          175 reviews
          #7 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown
          23 reviews
          #14 of 48 hotels in Des Moines
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$198 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in Des Moines
          • #3 Family Hotel in Des Moines
          • #3 Business Hotel in Des Moines
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 234
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hilton Hotels Direct, Hotwire, Orbitz, Priceline, Cancelon, Cheap Tickets, TripOnline SA, HotelsClick, getaroom.com, HotelQuickly and Hotel.de so you can book your Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United States >
          • Iowa >
          • Des Moines
          • Also Known As
          • Embassy Suites Des Moines ,
          • Des Moines Embassy Suites
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (132)
          Room & Suite (67)
          Dining (10)
          Pool & Beach (5)
          Hotel & Grounds (103)
          Bathroom (13)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (8)
          Nearby
          Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
          525 reviews
          .54 km away
           
          Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown
          23 reviews
          .12 km away
           
          Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown
          168 reviews
          .49 km away
           
          AC Hotel des Moines East Village
          23 reviews
          .60 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Zombie Burger + Drink Lab
          1,202 reviews
          .31 km away
          Iowa Taproom
          87 reviews
          .23 km away
          Splash
          224 reviews
          .48 km away
          Scenic Route Bakery
          45 reviews
          .26 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Des Moines Civic Center
          142 reviews
          .41 km away
          State Historical Museum
          133 reviews
          .60 km away
          World Food Prize Hall of Laureates
          48 reviews
          .29 km away
          Court Avenue
          94 reviews
          .49 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Jason C
          There are several comments about the rooms needing to be updated. The Hilton website says that the guest rooms are newly renovated. Have all of the rooms been recently renovated?
          26 March 2017|
          Answer Show all 7 answers
          Response from shammerman | Property representative |
          The rooms were renovated 2011-2012.
          0
          Votes
          maryroselage
          Is there a Catholic Church near the hotel?
          7 December 2016|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from shammerman | Property representative |
          Yes, there are a few. St. Amrose is just a few blocks away and we have a complimentary courtesy shuttle that will provide transportation both ways for you.
          0
          Votes
          Sue M
          Is there a shuttle to near by attractions?
          10 May 2016|
          Answer Show all 6 answers
          Response from pollyreid | Reviewed this property |
          I concur with Seth E. I have a very good experience with the shuttle, too.
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "8th floor."
          Read review
          "away from main lobby is quiter. Above floor 3"
          Read review
          "top floor if you would like a good view of the city"
          Read review
          "There are great views from the top floor!"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing