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Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-at Drake University

1140 24th Street, Des Moines, IA 50311, United States
+1 515 255 4000

$149+

Overall guest ratings

7.8/10 Good
based on 270 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.8
  • 8.2
  • 8.1
  • 5.0

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  • Professional service
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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    About

    Des Moines Hotel's Central Location Delivers Satisfaction Poised right in the heart of the city in an up-and-coming renaissance neighborhood, the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel Des Moines at Drake University is revolutionizing the contemporary travel experience. Less than 1.5 miles from downtown and seconds from major businesses and attractions, this hotel is the smart choice for a productive stay in Des Moines. The hotel's guests have no trouble accessing the vibrant campus of Drake University, which is within walking distance of the property. Major downtown businesses are just around the corner, as well. Des Moines, Iowa and all it has to offer are at your disposal from this hotel's location. Distinguished from other Des Moines hotels near Drake University, this is the only hotel actually located on campus. Other attractions, including Adventureland Amusement Park and the Iowa State Fair, are just minutes away, and they're sure to make for a memorable vacation in Des Moines. The hotel's location near Drake University, its friendly staff and the cutting-edge amenities ensure a positive experience. Guests can surf the Web using free wireless Internet access, and start each day off right at the complimentary, hot Express Start Breakfast Bar. Call to reserve your room today, and Stay Smart in Des Moines.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • No smoking
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 288 reviews
    • 8.8 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      8.8 "top-notch fitness area, thought 88%."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.1 "Comfort level is high."
      8.3 "83% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.9 "89% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
      1.3 "87% complained about the bathroom."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.6 "94% found problems with the furniture."
      1.7 "83% had problems with the shower."
      0.0 "For 100%, the rooms looked old."
    • 2.1 "Horrible vibe."
      2.5 "75% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 1.3 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 86 reviews
    • 8.1 "Comfort level is high."
      8.2 "82% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.2 "82% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.9 "Average cleanliness."
    • 5.3 "Food is average."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 132 reviews
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
    • 8.0 "Comfort level is high."
      7.9 "79% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.1 "89% complained about the bathroom."
    • 2.1 "Horrible vibe."

    Overall rating

    6.6 Good
    based on 25 reviews
    • 8.2 "Great service."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 43 reviews
    • 8.3 "Location is great."
    • 8.1 "Comfort level is high."
      8.4 "84% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Professional service"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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    Recent reviews

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    rough neighborhood
    drake
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    quiet area away
    inside was updated
    short drive of restaurants
    selection for free breakfast
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    main lobby was nice
    des moines
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    good location off the interstate

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