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    Holiday Inn Des Moines Downtown

    1050 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50314-2606
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    Overview
    • Excellent19%
    • Very good26%
    • Average30%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible8%
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 31 December 2015

    I think anyone would be pleased with the motel any time but it is a perfect place when having to visit or have tests at Mercy Hospital. We recently visited in the middle of a snow storm and the front desk made sure we were...More

    Thank Carol D
    Response from GretchenT81, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Des Moines DowntownResponded 6 January 2016

    Dear Carol D, Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to offer such a kind and informative review. I am so glad your stay was a pleasant one. Your business is much appreciated as is your review. I hope you...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2015

    We visited Des Moines from Cedar Rapids for a friends wedding. We had a place to stay for free but instead decided to splurge on a hotel room for the night. We used Hotwire like usual for a nicer hotel. We were SO disappointed. The...More

    Thank Jill M
    Response from GretchenT81, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Des Moines DowntownResponded 2 November 2015

    Dear Jill M, Thank you for your review. I am very sorry to hear that you were dissatisfied with your stay. The experience you described is not the type of experience that meets our expectations either. I do hope you will reconsider staying with us...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

    First, as a place to sleep away from home, it was fine. Bed was comfy, TV worked, shower worked, air worked, it was good in that regard. Positives: the USB adaptor plug ins were a life saver because I forgot my charger at home. The...More

    Thank Alex S
    Response from GretchenT81, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Des Moines DowntownResponded 28 October 2015

    Dear Alex S, Thank you so much for your review. We rely on input from our guests to know what we are doing well and to know what areas need improvement. I appreciate the high marks you gave us in regards to your guest room...More

    Reviewed 19 October 2015

    Very old hotel that is starting to get a facelift. Location is pretty good, close to the events center (walkable), but also right next to the interstate and there were a LOT of sirens all night. The area to the north is sketchy and the...More

    Thank gdg2173
    Response from GretchenT81, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Des Moines DowntownResponded 22 October 2015

    Dear gdg2173, Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the convenience that our location close to the Iowa Events Center provided you. I am also pleased that you enjoyed our renovated lobby, restaurant, and bar. In regards to our guest rooms, you...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2015

    This is the poorest Holiday Inn I have stayed in in a long time. I predict in a few years the franchise will change to Best Western or some off-name hotel, or perhaps be leveled. They are currently trying to renovate the hotel. The lobby...More

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    Response from GretchenT81, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Des Moines DowntownResponded 20 October 2015

    Dear SmileyFace2014, I am sorry to hear you were less than satisfied with your recent stay at our hotel. Your input is important to us and we value you as our guest. I am surprised to hear how you felt about our customer service as...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 129 - US$ 244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 251
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    ronsus
    26 June 2017|
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    Response from Bonnie B | Reviewed this property |
    Parking is free if you are a hotel guest. There is a LARGE lot. I don't know where the arena is.
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    9 December 2016|
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    Response from Denise S | Reviewed this property |
    There is no hot tub. The pool is a decent sized standard hotel pool. I would guess that it was originally outdoors, but was enclosed several years ago.
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