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Tama, Iowa
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Lots of renovations going on. Water was turned off for two hours but was done at a time that would be less disruptive to convention-goers. Breakfast was very good with a good selection to choose from. Our room was clean and comfortable. There was a microwave and small fridge, heated pool and exercise room. Free wifi. It is walking distance... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Just spent the past weekend (9/9 - 9/11) at this location for an event hosted by a local club. I really enjoyed myself! The suite we stayed in was clean, comfortable and well taken care of. The bed was comfy! The shower was clean and the amenities that I used were just fine. The staff are what made this weekend... More 

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1 Thank MichaelS_Chicago847
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Lots of renovation going on. No plugs for chargers. Lamp on desk and wall socket inoperable. Small but clean rooms. Non opening windows. Extremely small elevators. We could barely get a luggage cart and both of us in there. Breakfast is fair.

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Thank Gloria W
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Staff was good for the little amount of time we saw them. Room small, towels shed and the window were very dirty. Had a room with view of capital but cause the windows were so dirty could barely see it. As for breakfast not sure, there was so many people and not enough space. People standing in line waiting for... More 

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Lowden
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stayed on the top floor (7th) and had a great view of the Iowa State Capitol from our room. My kids were amazed and just sat at the window and stared at the view. Room was great and the pool was very refreshing, however, pool area was very hot if you were not in the pool which made it... More 

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Northfield, Minnesota
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Our family reserved a block of rooms for our annual Family Weekend. The hotel has a large meeting room on the second floor that we also rented. This turned out to be a great facility for the 22 of us. Even though the room didn't have kitchen facilities,we had plenty of room for snacks, games, video games, movies, and stacks... More 

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McHenry, Illinois
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39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This was a good hotel, situated downtown and close to the Cubs baseball park. (1 mi.) . The hotel was quiet and clean. Fresh coffee available all day and the breakfast buffet was plentiful and just what was needed First thing in the morning. Our room was spotless. Only complaint was the a/c unit was loud and cycling on and... More 

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Shakopee, Mn
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40 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We stayed here 5 days/4 nights while attending a convention in the event center. This motel is about a block walk from the entrance to the Hy-Vee center, and a little closer to the concert hall. I guess they are building a Hilton that will be attached, but for the price, this one is fine. Our king room was immaculate,... More 

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1 Thank dadidm
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for an overnighter as we drove out way back to Wisconsin. Vicki at the check in was very nice and a pleasant way to start or stay. Facility is average condition and clean. Looks as if updating has been done in areas. Our room was a king suite with a pull out sofabed. Fit our family needs well.... More 

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Raymond, Maine
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Ankle deep in bath water during my shower for four days straight after I'd asked twice to have someone take a look. Toilet took forever to flush. Housekeeping knocked and entered the room each day at 8:15AM while we were still getting ready to go to work. The property was tired and seen better days; smelled like mildew or dirty... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Quality Inn & Suites Event Center

Address: 929 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
Region: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range: ₹ 7,228 - ₹ 12,887 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Quality Inn & Suites Event Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 165
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“Ask for the side with view of the Capitol and thr river”
 of 5 bubbles sherdan1950, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the left offer a great view of the Capitol.”
 of 5 bubbles deanb870, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“One side of the hotel faces a highway, but the other faces the back parking lot and some trees.”
 of 5 bubbles 007mom2seven, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't choose the hotel in the first place”
 of 5 bubbles WingspanCrafts, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Book a "River View" room which offers a great view of the river and capitol building if you are above the 3rd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Super_Chief58, 29 May 2016 | Read review
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