Hotels in Des Moines, IA

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Des Moines, IA, United States
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Des Moines, IA, United States
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Cheapest month:December
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Des Moines:C$ 247/night
Cheapest price found:C$ 99/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Friday
C$ 100 - C$ 379
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
C$ 100 - C$ 379
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hotels in Des Moines, Iowa

Palace Inn
6215 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
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10.0 km from city centre, Des Moines, IA, United States 

Situated in Ankeny, Palace Inn Ankeny is a short drive from Des Moines and provides free Wi-Fi, a wake-up service and a 24-hour reception.

C$ 85
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Adventureland Inn
7.0 Good
3200 Adventureland Drive, Des Moines, IA, United States
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13.7 km from city centre, Des Moines, IA, United States 

Adventureland Inn is located in Altoona and offers a Jacuzzi, an indoor pool and free Wi-Fi. It is situated a short walk from Adventureland.

C$ 148
Avg. per night
Des Moines Marriott Downtown
8.5 Excellent
700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States
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0.2 km from city centre, Des Moines, IA, United States 

Des Moines Marriott Downtown provides a comfortable setting while in Des Moines. It is steps from 801 Grand, restaurants and nightlife options.

C$ 203
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Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown
8.7 Excellent
201 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA, United States
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1.2 km from city centre, Des Moines, IA, United States 

Located amongst a variety of well-known tourist hot spots, shops and restaurants, Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown is ideal for those wishing to explore Des Moines and its surroundings. It also offers an indoor pool, meeting rooms and a Jacuzzi.

C$ 206
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Hotel prices in Des Moines

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Where to stay in Des Moines

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

  • What are the best hotels in Des Moines?

    One of the most popular hotels in Des Moines is Des Moines Marriott Downtown, which has been reviewed by 162 users and currently has a rating of 8.5/10. Other top-rated locations include Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines-Northwest, An IHG Hotel and Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport, which have received 7.3/10 and 7.7/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • What is a good hotel near Wells Fargo Arena?

    With a rating of 8.5/10 from 259 reviews, Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel is a hotel close to Wells Fargo Arena that is well recommended by HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Des Moines near Drake University?

    Adorable Bungalow - Centrally Located is a hotel near Drake University that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 9.8 from 20 reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Des Moines Civic Center?

    A good hotel near Des Moines Civic Center is Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel, which has been rated 8.5/10 by 259 HotelsCombined user reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Des Moines cost?

    C$ 267/night is the average price of a hotel in Des Moines, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Des Moines?

    Prices for Des Moines hotels have been found for as low as C$ 100/night over the last 3 days. For stays from 7 Oct. to 9 Oct. in Des Moines, the lowest price found was C$ 100/night.