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Wildwood Lodge

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11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7029 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice and friendly people,we arrived and my grandaughter feel very comfortable shes 5. Great room on first floor. Great Pool fun for kids. The extra games they have and big checkers are great and the fireplace outside was a treat. nice places to eat....More

Thank Karen K
Response from MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Karen, we're pleased to see that you rated your stay at Wildwood as 5-Star! It's always wonderful to hear families taking advantage of our pool and games to create lasting memories.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lobby is nice. Staff members were good. Rooms need update . The TV was not working ok. Also the restrooms had a slight stench, the way the typical older ones . The crowd was great. There is a fire place outside. You can’t beat the...More

Thank Soumitra D
Response from MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Soumitra! Thank you for choosing to stay at the Wildwood Lodge and for taking the time to tell us about your experience. While it looks like you enjoyed your overall stay, it seems like there were some things that didn't exceed your expectations, and...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018

Upon arriving to this property, I was immeditately reminded of the 5 star Wilderness Lodge in DisneyWorld. It offers a warm welcome, complete with plenty of activities even if it is raining, such as checkers, connect four, and corn hole. The bed was very comfortable...More

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Response from Anne C, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 10 September 2018

We are absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed your Wildwood Lodge experience so much that you extended your stay! Thank you for the great review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We regularly visit family in the area and discovered this hotel on our last trip. The cozy north woods decor and fire pit out front were very inviting. A couple of complimentary drink cards didn’t hurt either! The room was spacious, clean, quiet , and...More

1  Thank Jane788200
Response from Anne C, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 7 September 2018

Hi Jane, we're so pleased that you discovered us and that you had such a wonderful time! We look forward to having you stay at The Wildwood Lodge again soon and hope you'll be able to squeeze in some more time in our main lodge...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Rustic decor, but nothing rustic about the accommodations! Very comfy, clean, and well presented! Lots of wood and furniture that looks like what one would find in a cabin, but everything is modern and functional. The cabin feel extends from the lobby to the breakfast...More

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Response from MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you so much for choosing to stay at Wildwood Lodge in Clive! We're so happy to hear you enjoyed everything from our Northwoods decor to our pool area and complimentary breakfast. I will be sure to share your comments about Katharine with her and...More

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Description
The Wildwood Lodge Clive, a unique lodging experience, conveniently located in West Des Moines at University Avenue exit off Interstate 80/35. The Wildwood Lodge features indoor pool with a raised spa and a More waterfall, all beneath a beautiful three-story atrium. No matter the reason for your visit, you will enjoy choosing from an extensive variety of room types. Thanks to our great staff and beautiful space, our hotel is a popular destination for family reunions, wedding groups and sports teams. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
104
Price range
US$96 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wildwood Hotel Clive
Location
United States > Iowa > Clive
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
104
Price range
US$96 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wildwood Hotel Clive
Location
United States > Iowa > Clive
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Traveller (45)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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22 June 2018|
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Response from W685BVmaryr | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about shuttle. Breakfast starts at 7 am.
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W1922MOpeterp
28 March 2018|
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Response from dbbuzz17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know about this service, since I didn't need to use it.
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Scott S
27 June 2017|
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Response from subrice | Reviewed this property |
6 am - I know that's correct because we left by 7 for a ball tournament (unless they started breakfast early since more than one team was staying there).
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"Elevator makes all rooms accessible."
kanga1342
4 Sep 2018
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Perry840
3 Aug 2018
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"I would say nothing."
cheryllflora
28 Jun 2018
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"highest floor"
727timn
3 Jun 2018
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