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    Holiday Inn Express Ames

    2600 E 13th St, Ames, IA 50010
    011 91 124 455 1263
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    My husband and I found the Inn clean and welcoming. We sat in the breakfast room late in the evening, drinking our complimentary cup of hot cocoa and reading the complimentary local newspaper. Our bed was extremely comfortable.

    Thank cindystorm
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    Cindystorm, Thank for the 5 star rating! We want to thank you for choosing to stay with us and look forward to serving you in the future.

    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    We love staying at this location when traveling to Minnesota. While Holiday Inn Express locations are nice, this location seems exceptional. We were greeted as IHG rewards members from Ian who was working the front desk. The room was very spacious and clean. Bed was...More

    Thank 792pattis
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    792pattis, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It warms our hearts to see you 5 star review our team works very hard to ensure all our guest love their stay! We look forward to your future reservations.

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    The room was fine, the lobby and facilities were clean, the front desk person was helpful and the breakfast was very good. I don't know what is happening, but we had rooms near the back of the hotel and it sounded like there was heavy...More

    Thank BlueManMinnesota
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    BlueManMinnesota, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are so pleased you were able to relax and enjoy yourself. Our team works very hard to knock it out of the park for each and every one of our guest. We look...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    Stayed at this place before they remodeled it a couple years ago and the remodel is great! Ian was ready at the door when we arrived just after Midnight and already had us upgraded to a suite! Didn't even have to ask! (Spire Member) The...More

    Thank Jonathan M
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    Jonathan M, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It warms our hearts to see you 5 star review our team works very hard to ensure all our guest love their stay! We look forward to your future reservations.

    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    Booked a stay here at the last minute when my horse was foaling at ISU. Ian was fantastic in checking us in late at night, after a long drive. Made us laugh, feel welcome, and made sure to thank me for my spire elite status....More

    Thank Erica M
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    Erica M, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are so pleased you were able to relax and enjoy yourself. Our team works very hard to knock it out of the park for each and every one of our guest. We...More

    Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center At Isu
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 103 - US$ 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Ames
    • #2 Family Hotel in Ames
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 75
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    Linda H
    16 June 2016|
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    Response from 42Fredmed | Reviewed this property |
    It's on the south side of town. Not sure of the best route to the north mall but several miles so will need a car
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    28 June 2015|
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    Yes, with proper ID, 18 years is an acceptable age.
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