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Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a conference, and I have never stayed with Courtyard before. This hotel and chain is superb. I will look for them when traveling from now on. I love how the front desk is open and staff aren't boxed in. Very welcoming when you walk in. When I checked in, staff almost apologized for being sold out and...

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Our company hosted a 2 day conference here within the hotel and it was by far a superior experience all around. Staff were polite and ever present for assistance. We did passed hors d'oeuvre one night and they were tasty, prompt and kept everyone taken care of. Buffet lunch and breakfast were also so tasty - best roast and chicken...

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Decorah, Iowa
Reviewed 18 March 2017

My wife was at a conference held at the Courtyard. The check in staff was friendly and accommodating. The room was spacious and very clean. Bed was comfortable and the bathroom and shower nice. The bistro looked good, too.

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We held a conference for >100 people here. Couldn't have asked for better service. They catered and food was amazing! Staff, especially chef, went above and beyond to help. Beds were the best ever, soft and comfortable . Clean rooms, nice fireplace in lobby. Meeting rooms sufficient. Overall would definitely recommend!

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illinois
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This hotel was clean, and the staff friendly. From the car, up the walk, through the vestibule and on up to my room, it was very clean. The room was spotless and did not have that industrially deodorized smell. Great shower too - one of my top three items. Anytime I passed any staff, I was always greeted with a...

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I checked in immediately after what appeared to be a good ol' boy convention judging by the number of Dodge Ram pickups in the parking lot and number of mid 40s guys with gotees drinking beer in the lounge which were quite loud. As a Marriott platinum member my first impression wasn't stellar and as I tried to ignore the...

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CourtyardAnkeny, Director of Sales at Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny, responded to this review

Dear ConMan89, We apologize for the inconveniences you experienced during your stay. We will pass along your issues to our staff and we hope you will stay with us again at a later date. Sincerely, Cheryl Jass

Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Stayed at the Courtyard over the Christmas holiday. The hotel is well maintained including rooms and common areas. It is a disappointment that there is no longer a cocktail lounge. There is a market area where one can buy beer and one choice of wine, refrigerated/frozen microwaveable items and other snack items from a cooler and pantry area. Rooms have...

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Cambridge, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We have hosted many meetings at different locations, and this hotel and team make us look great EVERY time! Great food, great accommodations, great service. We've also had breastfeeding moms who attended who needed a private room for pumping, and the Marriott staff handled that request right off!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Not actually sure if the hotel is new or recently remodeled, but very nice and clean. Staff were also nice and helpful and good food and drink options from the little mini restaurant/cafe. Rooms were also clean!

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St Paul, MN
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and me stayed here one night, in November, We were greeted when we came in the door. Fast check in, and a great 4th room. That was roomy,clean and quiet. There's a small bar in the lobby, along with a bistro of sorts. We did get drinks from the bar and go outside and sit at the fire...

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  • Pool
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Courtyard by Marriott - Ankeny is a Platinum Circle Award winning hotel, located between Des Moines and Ames at exit 90 off I-35. Our hotel features an open and inviting lobby, interactive GoBoard® with touchscreen info on the go, and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. We also feature a spacious conference center where we can accommodate up to 400 guests in our Grand Ballroom. Our full service banquet staff will take care of every detail to make your event memorable. Guests can also enjoy our lobby bar, heated indoor pool, hot tub and fitness center. When looking for a hotel in the Des Moines, Ankeny or Ames area, make the Courtyard by Marriott your destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny

Address: 2405 SE Creekview Dr, Ankeny, IA 50021-8800
Region: United States > Iowa > Ankeny
Price Range: €122 - €199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny 3*
Number of rooms: 119
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“Rooms away from the elevator and ice machine are quietest.”
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“Located outside of Des Moines airport by a 20 minute drive, restaurants nearby are good!”
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“Walls were very thin, and you could hear anyone in the hallway and hope you don't get to close to the elevator”
melodyw423, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Top floor to avoid rude families make noise into the night above you.”
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