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GrandStay Hotel & Suites Ames

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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“old chicago”(28 reviews)
“mini kitchen”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay at this hotel! Front desk associates were genuinely friendly and just good people! Loved my room, and was pretty impressed with the complimentary breakfast!! Thank you for everything!! Very much look forward to coming back!!More

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Response from GrandStayAmes, General Manager at GrandStay Hotel & Suites AmesResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at GrandStay Hotel & Suites with others. We appreciate your comments regarding the cleanliness of the property as well as the complimentary breakfast! I will pass your praises on to the staff. We look...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017

The BEST Place To Stay Ever!!! Definitely A Great Place To Stay when going back To Iowa...The Staff is Awesome, Professional, Great Customer Service and Actually Care about Their Customers!!! Thank You!

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Response from GrandStayAmes, General Manager at GrandStay Hotel & Suites AmesResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your recent stay at GrandStay Hotel & Suites! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and hope we will see you again soon! Best regards, Jean McBreen General Manager

Reviewed 25 October 2017

I have had two extended stays at this joint and would rate this as the place to stay in Ames. Top notch joint. Staff has a fine attitude, you can have a variety of dining within walking distance. Kitchens are excellent and fully equipped. Calm...More

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Response from GrandStayAmes, General Manager at GrandStay Hotel & Suites AmesResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at GrandStay Hotel & Suites. We appreciate your kind words regarding our staff and the cleanliness of the rooms, and look forward to seeing you again soon! Best regards, Brad Ainsworth General Manager

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Nice hotel, clean, convenient, and very quiet. The breakfast was all right like most hotels that serve breakfast. They welcome pets and make friends with them. They are connected to Chicago Pizza so if you don't want to go somewhere to eat out it is...More

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Response from GrandStayAmes, General Manager at GrandStay Hotel & Suites AmesResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at GrandStay Hotel & Suites with other. We appreciate your comments regarding the cleanliness of the property as well as its convenient location. We look forward to seeing you again the next time your...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

We went down to Ames for an ISU football game. We liked our one bedroom suite with kitchen. We had 3 other families staying there as well. We had a very nice stay! We liked that Old Chicago Restaurant is connected to the hotel as...More

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Response from GrandStayAmes, General Manager at GrandStay Hotel & Suites AmesResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for your review of GrandStay Hotel & Suites -- we are glad that you enjoyed your stay in one of our One Bedroom Suites. We look forward to seeing you again the next time your travels bring you to Ames! Best regards, Jean...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Restaurant
Indoor pool
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US$115 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in Ames
#6 Family Hotel in Ames
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in Ames
#6 Family Hotel in Ames
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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ddarsie
18 May 2016|
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Response from GrandStayAmes | Property representative |
GrandStay does not have a shuttle; however, we would be happy to assist you with arrangements for a taxi to take you to Stephens Auditorium. Stephens is 1.3 miles away from the hotel.
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"We had a two room suite, it's nice to eat & lounge in one room, then have a quiet bedroom to sleep in."
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"We had a room with a kitchenette. Very spacious."
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"Ask for a suite to allow more privacy"
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"If you don't want to hear everything (and I mean everything) then stay on the top floor"
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