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2316 Southeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 25 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include a turndown service and irons/ironing boards, and housekeeping is provided daily. Amenities Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a vending machine. Business}, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and a vending machine. Free self parking is available onsite. Property Location When you stay at Cozy Rest Motel in Des Moines, you'll be near the airport, within a 5-minute drive of Principal Park and State Historical Society of Iowa Museum. This motel is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Iowa State Fairgrounds and 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from Adventureland. Mandatory Charges You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property: Deposit: USD 50.00 per stay We have included all charges provided to us by the property. Optional Charges Early check-in fee: USD 20 (subject to availability) The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change. Check-In Checkin starts at 2:00 PM Checkin end at 2:00 AM The minimum age of Checkin 18 Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Check-Out Checkout is done at 11:00 AM Pets Pets not allowed General instructions No rollaway/extra beds available No cribs (infant beds) available No elevators Essential workers only - NO Property is cleaned with disinfectant Staff wears personal protective equipment Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas Social distancing measures are in place Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures Professional property host/manager
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
2.0
Mediocre
1 reviews
Location
2.1 mi from city centre
100 Southwest Water Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
The Residence Inn by Marriott Des Moines Downtown is the only all suite, extended stay hotel in downtown Des Moines, which sits on the scenic river, close to Principal Park, Court Avenue Entertainment District, Science Center of Iowa, and the Iowa Events Center. We have spacious studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites all with a living area, a fully equipped kitchen and complimentary WiFi. Grab a bite to eat each morning at our complimentary hot breakfast buffet. To stay in the best shape, stop by our fitness center and indoor pool. Experience Midwestern hospitality at our downtown Des Moines hotel during AnimeIowa and the Des Moines Arts Festival. Business travelers will appreciate the convenient commute to nearby federal buildings, Kemin Industries, HyVee Hall and the Wells Fargo Arena. All registering guests must be 21 years or older. Our on-site parking garage is available for a $15 day fee. When using GPS devices for directions, please enter the address 160 Vine Street, Des Moines.
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8.0
Excellent
52 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
410 East 30th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
Enjoy an easy stop on the road at the 100 percent smoke-free and pet-friendly Econo Lodge Inn and Suites Fairgrounds hotel in Des Moines, IA. We give our valued guests easy access to such points of interest as the Iowa State Fairgrounds, Iowa Events Center, Adventureland Park, Drake University and Mercy Medical Center. Amenities include free WiFi, free parking, free Easy Starts continental breakfast, copy and fax services, indoor heated pool and a hot tub. Guest rooms feature a coffee maker, hair dryer, desk and TV. Also, earn rewards including free nights and gift cards with our Choice Privileges Rewards program. Limit of 2 30-lb. pets/room, USD25/stay. Limit of 1 vehicle/room-ample street parking is available.
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6.8
Good
319 reviews
Location
3.7 mi from city centre
700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
Upscale, affordable and ideally located. Set in the city's lively business district, Des Moines Marriott Downtown meets the needs of our guests with ease and are located just five short miles from the DSM airport. Walk to nearby shopping, dining and nightlife via our convenient downtown skywalk. Step into stylish rooms and suites for a relaxing stay, featuring signature bedding and expansive city views. Upgrade to our concierge level for exclusive perks like our private lounge. When it's time to unwind, swim in our indoor pool, or stay fit in the 24-hour gym. Other hotel amenities to enhance your stay include valet and concierge services. Have a great meal on-site at Mash + MARROW. If you're planning a business or social event, our facility boasts 28,261 square feet of event space and the largest ballroom in the city. Whatever brings you to Des Moines, Iowa, a memorable stay awaits you here.
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Free Wi-Fi
8.7
Excellent
157 reviews
Location
0.1 mi from city centre
1810 Army Post Road, Des Moines, IA, United States
We are located just one-quarter mile from the airport entrance. The hotel is less than a 10-minute drive from Downtown Des Moines and a short drive to all of the city's attractions and commercial centers. The hotel features a free complimentary hot breakfast, conference facilities for up to 350 people, an indoor pool and exercise facility a complimentary business center and a guest laundry. The Ramada Inn offers free-to-guest airport shuttle service. We have many suites and connection rooms which makes traveling with family or other groups both convenient and affordable.
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5.5
Okay
375 reviews
Location
4.1 mi from city centre
418 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
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Free Wi-Fi
7.5
Good
326 reviews
Location
0.2 mi from city centre
120 SW Water Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
Boasting a central location off I-235, in the center of downtown Des Moines, the welcoming Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown, IA offers wonderful views over the Des Moines River and easy access to shops, restaurants, businesses and popular attractions. Principal Park, the Iowa Cubs Home Field, the Civic Center and Stoner Theatre are just minutes away. Guests at this hotel in downtown Des Moines, IA, can enjoy close proximity to the Historic East Village, the Iowa State Capitol and the Wells Fargo Arena. Unwind an inviting guest room or suite, where you can check emails with free WiFi at the ergonomic desk, watch movies on the 39-inch HDTV, heat snacks in the microwave, chill drinks in the refrigerator and sleep soundly on the clean and fresh Hampton bed. Take advantage of the leisure amenities at this hotel in downtown Des Moines, IA. Work out in the free fitness center and swim in the heated indoor pool. Every morning, join us at Hampton’s free hot breakfast buffet. Buy snacks in the 24-hour Suite Shop and enjoy free tea and coffee in the hotel lobby, any time of the day or night. Stay productive in the free, 24-hour business center or hold an event for up to 50 people in the 1,200 sq. ft meeting room, equipped with contemporary A/V equipment. Friendly service, clean rooms, comfortable surroundings, every time. If you’re not satisfied, we don’t expect you to pay. That’s our commitment and your guarantee. That’s 100% Hampton.
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Free Wi-Fi
8.2
Excellent
146 reviews
Location
0.6 mi from city centre
6800 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA, United States
Welcome to our convenient Des Moines Airport Hotel in a prime location adjacent to the Des Moines International Airport and just minutes from downtown Des Moines. Convenient access to the Highway 5 bypass, I-35 & I-80, makes travel in and out of the city easy. The hotel offers an upscale and modern atmosphere with guest services and connected to award winning Johnny's Italian Steakhouse. Guests of the Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines Airport can enjoy a variety of suites, a fitness center, heated indoor pool, whirlpool and 24-hour business center. Book your guest room online today and enjoy the comfortable accommodations and the ideal location of our Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines Airport. We offer complimentary airport shuttle service combined with a great location, which includes easy access to a number of exciting Des Moines attractions. Des Moines International Airport Blank Park Zoo Legacy Golf Course Jasper Winery Iowa Events Center Principal Park Wells Fargo Arena Greys Lake Recreation Area Hoyt Sherman Place Civic Center of Des Moines Science Center of Iowa and Blank IMAX Pappajohn Sculpture Garden Art Center of Iowa Knoxville Raceway Prairie Meadows Casino Iowa Speedway Jordan Creek Mall Botanical Center State Capital Historic Valley Junction Historical Building Rooms Our rooms and suites feature complimentary high-speed wireless internet access in-room safes coffee makers hair dryers and irons/ironing boards 37-inch flat screen television and luxurious and Sweet Dreams Bed Experience. Our whirlpool suites feature a fireplace and thick terry robes. Our extended stay suites feature a spacious living area. Our Des Moines airport hotel also offers room service from Johnny*s Italian Steakhouse and daily hot breakfast buffet. Perfect for fueling up before catching an early morning flight. Groups and Meetings Reserve our Des Moines Hotel Meeting Rooms for corporate meeting and social events of up to 60 people also featuring superb meeting facilities are equipped with the complimentary high speed internet access. You will also enjoy catering services from Johnny*s Italian Steakhouse and a wide array of other convenient amenities. Dining Dine at our Johnny*s Italian Steakhouse, an award-winning on-site restaurant known for its delicious food and specialty cocktails. Guest can choose from classic Italian dishes as well as steaks fresh seafood and an extensive wine list. We also offer room service.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.4
Excellent
124 reviews
Location
4.5 mi from city centre
7201 SW 22nd Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
Welcome to Homewood Suites by Hilton Des Moines Airport. Our all-suite hotel is just steps away from DSM International Airport and we are just minutes from Downtown, Iowa Events Center and many corporations. Visit popular attractions such as Adventureland Park and Water Park, Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino, and the Blank Park Zoo. Major businesses close to the hotel include EDS, HP, Wells Fargo, Principal, Meredith, and Allied Insurance. We also offer an airport shuttle (DSM) with the following schedule: Monday-Thursday from 4AM to 10PM: Fridays from 4AM to 12PM: Sundays from 4PM to 10PM: No shuttle service on Saturday. Settle in to your spacious studio or one-bedroom suite at this Des Moines, IA hotel. Each suite features homelike comforts including an HDTV, complimentary WiFi, and a fully equipped kitchen. Wake up each morning to a free, full hot breakfast, and enjoy complimentary evening dinner and drinks* on Wednesdays. Our hotel also features a modern fitness center, indoor pool and outdoor sports court. Stock up on snacks from the 24-hour Suite Shop or relax with family at the outdoor barbeque pits. If you’re planning a meeting, we offer space for up to 40 people, as well as a 24-hour business center. *State and local laws apply. Must be of legal drinking age.
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Free Wi-Fi
Parking
9.0
Excellent
194 reviews
Location
4.7 mi from city centre
4995 Northwest Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA, United States
The Quality Inn and Suites Des Moines - Merle Hay Road hotel in Des Moines, IA, near Beaver Creek and the Des Moines River, gives you real value with peace of mind. We are near the downtown area, Camp Dodge in Johnson, the Iowa Events Center and Des Moines International Airport. Our amenities include free hot breakfast, free WiFi, free coffee, free weekday newspaper, a fitness center, indoor heated pool, guest laundry facilities and a business center with two meeting rooms that accommodate up to 60. Each comfortable guest room features a TV, iron and ironing board. Each King Suite includes a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. Also, earn rewards including free nights and gift cards with our Choice Privileges Rewards program.
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Free Wi-Fi
7.2
Good
49 reviews
Location
5.7 mi from city centre

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Cheapest month:November
Most expensive month:August
Average price in Des Moines:$136/night
Cheapest price found:$42/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Saturday
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Top-rated Des Moines hotels

Browse through properties in Des Moines that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 319 properties in Des Moines and data was last updated on July 22, 2024.
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401 East Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
0.9 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$178
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435 Park Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
0.4 mi from city centre
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$179
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6880 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA, United States
4.5 mi from city centre
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Free Wi-Fi
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$144
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333 Southwest 11th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
0.4 mi from city centre
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$154
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6221 Willow Creek Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
5.6 mi from city centre
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Free Wi-Fi
$89
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929 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
0.7 mi from city centre
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$148
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101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
0.7 mi from city centre
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Free Wi-Fi
$153
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5001 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA, United States
3.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
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$128
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Cheapest hotels in Des Moines, Iowa

Discover affordable stays in Des Moines that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Des Moines can be found for as low as $45 per night. There is currently one property in Des Moines that can be booked for this price. Super 8 by Wyndham Des Moines is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Des Moines. Price data was last updated on July 22, 2024
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4685 A Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
4.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$45
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11414 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
7.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$49
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1901 Hackley Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
3.3 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$52
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4940 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
4.7 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
$56
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1920 Hackley Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
3.4 mi from city centre
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Free Wi-Fi
$57
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4685 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
4.4 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$58
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5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA, United States
5.8 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$62
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6215 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
6.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
$66
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Des Moines

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2316 Southeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
4940 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
4685 A Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States

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Where to stay in Des Moines

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About Des Moines

With its grand State Capitol, vibrant neighbourhoods and flourishing arts scene, Des Moines lives up to its reputation as Iowa’s liveliest city. There are plenty of opportunities to discover local history and cultural attractions, along with the internationally-acclaimed Iowa State Fair, which attracts over one million visitors every summer.

Things to do in Des Moines

Historic East Village is the city’s trendiest district, luring visitors with artisan cafes, trendy boutiques and stylish cocktail bars. It’s a great place to enjoy a leisurely stroll, a laid-back brunch or an evening of bar hopping.

With its gold-domed roof, Renaissance facade and soaring ceilings, the Iowa State Capitol is the city’s most iconic landmark. Visitors are welcome to enjoy both self-guided and formal tours that offer a glimpse of Iowa’s colourful history.

The Des Moines Art Centre is famous for its contemporary collections, showcasing paintings, sculptures and mixed media exhibitions. Nearby is Pappajohn Sculpture Park, an urban oasis featuring works by local legends like Sol LeWitt, Keith Haring and Willem de Kooning. It boasts sweeping views of the skyline and is lined with a string of fine-dining restaurants.

For a breath of fresh air, why not escape to the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden? In addition to its beautifully manicured outdoor gardens, it also features a geodesic dome. Inside you’ll find a tropical oasis of exotic orchids, lush ferns and flowering plants.

Getting around Des Moines

Des Moines is pedestrian-friendly with a 10-kilometre network of skywalks linking the downtown area. A free downtown shuttle runs throughout the city centre, while local buses also service greater Des Moines.

Facts about staying in Des Moines

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  • What are the best hotels on Grand Avenue in Des Moines?

    The most popular street in Des Moines is Grand Avenue. It cuts through downtown Des Moines and connects to other significant parts of the city. If you want to be close to all the action in the city, including restaurants, attractions, and public transportation, book a Des Moines hotel on Grand Avenue. Des Moines Marriott Downtown provides a luxurious experience, with city views, modern guestrooms, and an on-site restaurant. Another great hotel on Grand Avenue, AC Hotel Des Moines East Village, provides comfortable rooms in addition to a free airport shuttle, free parking, a fitness center and billiards on-site. Both of these hotels are conveniently located near all kinds of shopping and dining options.

  • Are there kid-friendly hotels in Des Moines?

    There are many kid-friendly hotels in Des Moines with amenities the whole family will enjoy, including swimming pools, pet-friendly accommodations, family rooms, on-site restaurants, babysitting services, and many more. If you’re looking for a family-friendly hotel in Des Moines close to many attractions, consider Holiday Inn Express & Suites Des Moines Downtown. This establishment is next to Kum & Go Theater and Vaudeville Mews, two of Des Moines’ popular theaters, and is only steps away from Western Gateway Park. Principal Park by Raccoon River is also just a short drive away. The hotel is great for the whole family because there’s no smoking on the premises, and they offer amenities like a spa and wellness center, an indoor pool, a snack bar, and complimentary breakfast. Moreover, its location downtown means that you’ll be within walking distance of many eateries in Des Moines.

  • How do I find a peaceful and quiet hotel in Des Moines?

    If you’re looking for cheap hotels in Des Moines located in a quiet neighborhood, we recommend booking hotels further away from downtown. A quiet area you should consider when booking your hotel is west Des Moines. Just west of downtown Des Moines, this area is more residential than commercial. West Des Moines Marriott has everything you need for a quiet, convenient, and relaxed stay in Des Moines, and it all starts at Des Moines International Airport, where their complimentary shuttle will take you directly to the hotel. From there, you’ll check in to your cozy room with a view. There are several amenities you’ll enjoy at this establishment, such as a heated indoor pool, outdoor seating area, soundproof rooms, and an on-site bar and restaurant. The Des Moines Golf & Country Club is just outside this hotel, perfect for those looking to play a round of golf. There are also a few restaurants within the hotel’s vicinity, such as Dino’s, Biaggi’s, and Club Car Restaurant & Lounge.

  • What neighborhoods in Des Moines have the best restaurants?