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“Nice, clean, economy lodging”
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Sleep Inn
Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Urbandale
Salt Lake City
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159 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
“Nice, clean, economy lodging”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2011

This was my first stay at a "Choice Hotel" (the chain). It is very new looking, inside and out (front desk told me it was recently remodeled). Room is clean, neat, functional. Kind of a different layout, but just fine. I like the price/value enough I will be looking for other "Choice Hotels" in the future.

I must add: the young man at the front desk was one of the most friendly, helpful and engaged staff member I have encountered on this 11-day road trip; he even spoke well of the owner. Nothing to say you would encounter him, but I think that desk staff talking up the owner seemed like a good sign to me.

Heads up: both Mapquest and my Garmin Nuvi GPS get the directions wrong. If you get off I80 and are heading east on Hickman Road, and your GPS says make a U-turn at 111th street, DO NOT. Turn North (left) up 111th street, then drive through the restaurant parking lot to get to the Sleep Inn. If you are heading west on Hickman Road, be sure to turn North (right) on 111th street.

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled solo
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2011

Very nice rooms. Great landscaping. Very clean. And it's next to the Iowa Machine Shed, the # 1 restaurant in the area.

  • Stayed October 2011
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Waco, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2011

Nice large, clean room. We were right by the pool but we heard no noise at all - nice & quiet. We slept comfortably. Breakfast was fine. Overall, our major "hotel needs" were met. However, we did miss the little niceities that we have come to expect from a $100.++ per night hotel room, i.e., shamoo, thicker towels, lap desk (so my husband & I would both have a surface to work on), armchair (my husband spends half the night sleeping in a chair). Although, I did find out later that armchairs are available in the King Rooms just not in the Double Queen like we had.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2011

This is a nice motel located with easy access to the interstate. The room was clean, comfortable and provided everything a person needs for an overnight stay. Breakfast was typical for this chain with hot and cold items. Rooms were quite. Would definitely stay at this motel again if I was passing through or staying in the Des Moines area.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled as a couple
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2011

We had a great night's sleep at the Sleep Inn in Des Moines, Iowa. The hotel felt new and was very clean and comfortable. The complimentary breakfast was much appreciated, too. The hotel is located right beside the Iowa Machine Shop, a bizarrely named restaurant that serves gigantic portions of amazing pork dishes and homemade pies! The hotel is also dog-friendly with a great lawn area to exercise dogs!

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Sleep Inn

Property: Sleep Inn
Address: 11211 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322-3757
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Region: United States > Iowa > Urbandale
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Urbandale
Price range (per night): ₹ 7,196 - ₹ 10,502
Hotel Class:2 star — Sleep Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 112
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