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    Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake University

    1140 24th St, Des Moines, IA 50311-4309
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      2 adults
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          US$101
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          Overview
          • Excellent18%
          • Very good49%
          • Average17%
          • Poor9%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          Family Rooms
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

          In a cute part of town near the university, the hotel was very clean, staff friendly and courteous and it was a good price. Quiet neighborhood with a diner right next door. Easy to yet to from the main highway too

          Thank peanutsmom92
          Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 5 October 2016

          Hello Peanutsmom92, We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your return visit! Take care until next time.

          Reviewed 26 September 2016

          Stopped here for 2 nights whilst in town on business. its a little way out of town, but just off a main highway, but far enough away that its quiet (its in a residential area). Staff were friendly, and service was as you would expect...More

          Thank Ru198
          Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 28 September 2016

          Thank you for the positive feedback Ru198! We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again if you return to the area for business.

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          Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

          This inn is located in a questionable neighborhood and is in need of a remodel. Wallpaper was peeling off of the bathroom wall and the bathroom could have been cleaner. The air conditioner is rather loud and made it difficult to fall asleep. The courtyard...More

          Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 26 September 2016

          We appreciate your stay with us and the valuable feedback. We sincerely apologize for these issues you encountered. These issues will be addressed and corrected immediately. Safe travels to your next destination.

          Reviewed 29 August 2016

          Like other reviewers have stated. It is clean, modern and the closeness to Drake University is great. The Drake Diner right nextdoor is wonderful. The breakfast is adequate; beats paying somewhere else. This was our second stay.

          Thank Jim T
          Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 30 August 2016

          We appreciate the positive feedback Jim. We are glad you find our location to Drake University convenient for you. We appreciate your repeat business and hope to see you again soon.

          Reviewed 26 August 2016

          The building used to be a dorm, but has been changed into a hotel. It's homey and comfortable - we had a room with a "patio" - that is, it led out into the courtyard. Wifi was faster than at home, and it was free....More

          Thank TravelingGrands2015
          Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 28 August 2016

          Thank you for the wonderful feedback regarding your stay with us. We are thrilled you found our property to be as charming and delightful as we do. We love positive and exuberant guests as yourselves and we hope to see you again. In the meantime...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$119 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 52
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          • Des Moines
          • Also Known As
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          • Des Moines Holiday Inn
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          do the rooms have refrigerators or coffee makers?
          17 July 2016|
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          "A good location: close to downtown and restaurants. Terrible service lately."
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          "The rooms face into an inner square -- that's the kind I was in. It was fine but I would have preferred a..."
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          "We stayed in Room 207 with a view of a small courtyard (nice) but also looks directly across the courtyard to..."
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          "Second Floor corner very quiet."
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