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Hotel Renovo

Expedia.comUS$140*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Love the decor! Clean, fresh, relaxing and very comfy beds! Enjoyed sitting outside drinking coffee by the fire pit. The pool was nice and large. Very clean pool/hot tub area. From Oklahoma for a family wedding and would definitely stay here again! Do not miss having a meal at the machine shed next door!

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I arrived late on the first night and was still welcomed graciously by the front desk. The staff are friendly and the hotel itself is beautiful. It is definitely worth the money to stay here and on my next trip Hotel Renovo is the only place I will be staying.

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I just wanted to reach out to you and thank you for your wonderful words about your experience at Hotel Renovo! I will pass along your words to the front desk agent who greeted you upon your arrival and the rest of our staff, as they work hard to provide the best customer experience for all of our...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great find on our way across the country! Modern, bright, well-appointed. Large, comfortable bathroom ~ which is key for me ~ and Beekman Fresh Air shower gel, which they also sell in the lobby. Yes, I bought some. On-site laundry facility came in very handy, and the staff was welcoming, friendly and very helpful, recommending a fantastic pizza...

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I just wanted to say thank you for your wonderful words about Hotel Renovo! We are glad that you found our bathrooms large and comfortable, especially enjoying our Beekman amenities. I will also pass along your words to our staff, as they work hard every day to provide the best customer service possible. You look forward to seeing...

Little Rock, Arkansas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pool area was clean and warm...perfect for a cold April day of play. The bar area was cozy and had many excellent photo making settings. We had light meals in the bar area. My salmon salad was very good, but many in our group complained that their burgers were not "Iowa-worthy."

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Cynthia, I just wanted to take a few moments and thank you for your wonderful words about our property here in Urbandale, Iowa. We are glad that you enjoyed our amenities, finding our pool a perfect oasis on a cold spring day and the bar area cozy and filled with delicious food. I will pass along your kind words...

Iowa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place with friendly staff. The bed in the room was one of the most comfortable that I have ever slept in! It was in a great location for the shopping I had planned. Would definitely stay there again.

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We at Hotel Renovo are glad that you enjoy your stay with us! I wanted to take a few moments and thank you for your kind words about our staff and property. We look forward to seeing you on your next shopping excursion to Des Moines! Kristin Front Desk Supervisor

San Diego, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're planning on spending any time in Des Moines, the Hotel Renovo is a must. We found understated luxury and very accommodating people. Plus homemade cookies and delicious lemonade. The front desk was quick with information about nearby food offerings and their later hours of operations. Their guest, laundry facilities were clean and priced fairly. They also offer for...

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Mr. Kenneth Patrick! We would like to take a few moments and thank you for your wonderful words about Hotel Renovo! I will pass along your words about the cookies to our kitchen staff, as they love hearing that people are enjoying their culinary efforts! I will also pass along your kind words about our front desk staff,...

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Great hotel. Friendly service. I really enjoyed my stay at Hotel Renovo. Be sure to visit when you come to Iowa you will love the interior and design. It is a really nice place so definitely recommended :)

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Zach, I just wanted to reach out and take a few moments to thank you for your wonderful words about our hotel! I will pass alone your words to our staff, as they work hard to provide the best service they can. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Des Moines! - Kristin Front Desk...

Kansas City, MO
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a very nice place. We were greeted with a warm friendly greeting the moment we arrived. Top notch customer service. The room was spotlessly clean with great amenities. We enjoyed having an evening drink in the lobby and chatting with other guests and staff.

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Susan, I wanted to reach out and thank you for your delightful words about Hotel Renovo, our property in Urbandale. I will pass alone your compliments to our staff, as they work very hard to provide top notch customer service starting the moment that you walk in through the door. Your review of our rooms will also be passed...

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Traveled a fair bit around the country & this is definitely one of our favorite spots we've ever stayed. The staff was wonderful. The kids loved the pool & it was a great value. If we ever need to stay the night in Des Moines again, this will be our first choice.

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Derek, I just wanted to reach out and thank you for your wonderful words about our property her in Urbandale! We are glad that you and your family had a wonderful stay, taking time to enjoy our amenities so that you can relax of a long day of travel. I will pass along your compliments to our staff, as...

Coquitlam, Canada
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The lobby was actually a nice place to be in. Not the same old hotel experience. Someone had taste and put their own style into it. Rooms were clean and the bathroom had nice faucets, which goes a long way to enjoying the experience. I was pleasantly surprised to find that my room had a sliding door that opened to...

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HotelRenovo, Front Office Manager at Hotel Renovo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I just wanted to take a few moments and reach out to thank you for your wonderful words about Renovo! We are glad that you enjoyed the little things that go into making a stay wonderful here at Hotel Renovo and will pass along your compliments. I will also pass along your suggestions about the 'quiet' time and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This major construction project will include expanding the size of the existing structure to create a 102 room urban farm inspired hotel that will include a full service restaurant that Heart of America's culinary team is currently developing. The hotel and its rooms will be designed with a minimalist approach, to give guests a clean and relaxing atmosphere perfect for unwinding after a long day. Hotel rooms will be furnished with lavish bedding and spa like amenities, featuring the Beekman Brother's signature line of goat's milk soap. The restaurant will serve its food in a large-scale breakfast space and an open concept bar in the lobby. The bar will include a soft seating area for guests to enjoy a variety of libations along with chef inspired cuisine. Relaxation does not end inside property, an expansive porch will feature comfortable seating outdoors for hotel guests to enjoy. Known for providing an alternative to cookie cutter hotels, Heart of America Group designers will create a space that is unique to the Hotel Renovo, yet welcoming to guests from all around the world. For business and event needs, the hotel offers two meeting rooms configured with state of the art A/V equipment and can be configured to accommodate as many as 115 people. Catering for meetings and events will be available through the hotel's restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Renovo

Address: 11167 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322-3741 (Formerly Comfort Suites at Living History Farms)
Region: United States > Iowa > Urbandale
Price Range: $196 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Renovo 4*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
Comfort Suites At Living History Farms Hotel Urbandale
Comfort Suites Urbandale
Urbandale Comfort Suites
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“clean & very comfortable room”
dereks250, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I like the rooms over looking the pool, or the connecting rooms when I'm here with friends.”
951tanag, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't know about this”
glhawk20, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Really recommend reserving a suite on the poolside”
bthelen1945, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Pool side rooms great for kids. Suite was fabulous for the price.”
431dennyg, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
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