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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

RM 499+

Overall guest ratings

7.8/10 Good
Based on 270 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.5
  • 8.5
  • 8.4
  • 5.9

Good to know

  • Very quiet
  • 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

    7.8 Good
    Based on 270 reviews
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.8 "Great parking, according to 78%."
    • 8.4 "Comfort level is high."
      8.0 "80% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.3 "83% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.9 "89% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.5 "Food is average."
      6.4 "Desserts were ok, said 64%."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
    • 2.8 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.8 "72% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 81 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
    • 8.4 "Comfort level is high."
      7.9 "79% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.6 "Food is average."
    • 6.1 "Average cleanliness."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 135 reviews
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
    • 8.2 "Comfort level is high."
      7.7 "77% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 3.5 "Vibe wasn't good."

    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 21 reviews
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 32 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
    • 8.3 "Comfort level is high."
      8.1 "81% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Very quiet"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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