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arnolds park
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61 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

I've stayed at this Sleep Inn for 10 years, and have always enjoyed the staff. They're more than accomodatuons and always happy to help. However the furnishings, particukarly the csrpet in the comnon areas, have seen better days and could use a real cleaning/replacement. The hotel is near The Machine Shed which has a nice variety of food and drinks... More 

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Beaver, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2015

It was clean and the breakfast was decent, so they have that going for them. The staff was also very friendly and helpful. Unfortunately, though, it's true that you get what you pay for. The wifi was extremely disappointing and the shower was very small. The biggest problem, though, is that the walls and ceilings are so thin that sleep... More 

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Fort Dodge, Iowa
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37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015

The Hotel is a little hard to find, the signs are a small. The rooms were very nice and clean. Hotel staff was very nice and helpful. The Wifi is terrible, the bed had only and light blanket and no extra in the room. The room only has a shower. Breakfast was good but the food was in two different... More 

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Coralville
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48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We stayed at the Sleep Inn on our way out of town for the weekend. We checked in late and the guy checking us in was nice, but a man of few words. As we walked through the hallway and into our room I thought I smelled cigarette smoke. It was a turn off to me. Our room was very... More 

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Saint Charles
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107 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2015

We give 4 stars instead of 5 only because this is not a luxury hotel, though it is fairly luxurious for us as we stay for business trips. We always receive a west facing room if we request, enjoy the hot tub and even the pool in winter as it is around 85 degrees (a wonderful temp for a big... More 

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Kearney, Nebraska, United States
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191 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2015

This Sleep Inn was pretty typical. It seems to be a little older, a lot of brass fixtures and modular furniture, but newer bedding and chairs. The breakfast was not as good as many Sleep Inns, no biscuits and gravy, processed eggs. The staff at check in was standing around talking and not enthused about talking to me or helping... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2014

We stayed at this hotel after attending an event at Seven Flags. Conveniently located just off I-35/80 and Hickman Road next to Living History Farms, this hotel is easy to get to and the location was great for what we were doing. This Sleep Inn is nothing spectacular, but you can tell they're trying - the rooms are contemporary and... More 

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Peralta, New Mexico
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113 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014

This is was an experience that I had not anticipated. The room was small as most Sleep Inns are but it was the first one without a refrigerator. We requested one but did not get a room with one. I was told that they are busy putting them in each room but they didn't look all that busy to me.... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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196 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Stayed here after slick snowpacked highways cut short our trip from Kansas City to Minnesota. The staff were professional but nope all that friendly. The room was clean but could use a little remodeling to upgrade the appearance of the wall coverings and shower caulk. Overall it was okay but nothing extraordinary.

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Sioux City, Iowa
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We stayed at the Sleep Inn for one night. There were no major issues, but the hotel was fairly lackluster, and the bathroom left a lot to be desired. There was a very large shower, but the water pressure was so low that we could not change the shower head from "shower" to "pulsate" or else the water would simply... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Breakfast Available
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Sleep Inn

Address: 11211 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322-3757
Region: United States > Iowa > Urbandale
Price Range: $134 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sleep Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 112
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Sleep Inn Urbandale
Urbandale Sleep Inn
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“Avoid hurt arms and annoyed ears: Request not to be put in Room 143.”
  • I do like the green accent wall with pastoral, colorful art prints
  • Sink outside of bathroom. Note pocket door latch I taped over
  • Mattress pad was askew
  • I did love the comfy office chair
  • mattress pad needed to be adjusted, and fitted sheet was too loose
  • Rounded fiberglass shower
  • Closet area features ironing board, iron and fridge
  • Bathroom area with toilet, shower glass door and pleasant artwork
 of 5 bubbles T7663EQanns, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“First floor for easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles 873KevinG, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“Booked through net as part of the do 2 stays and get 1 stay free...love the deal!”
 of 5 bubbles ksrebels, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor rooms are quietest but 2nd floor rooms have the best internet speeds”
 of 5 bubbles TnLSiouxCity, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have less pool noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 714dudleym, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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