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Wildwood Lodge

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

I stayed one night on a business trip. Everything was very clean and the staff was very helpful. The room was very clean and the bed was comfortable. I did not have time to use it but the pool area looked very nice. Great place to stay!

Thank Capt_America_IA
Bedford Iowa
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This place is great, however this time there was visable signs of cleaning issues. The bed skirting had white stuff all over it. I also found a few small things on the floor that I guess the vacuum missed. I watch these kind of things very carefully. I will stay there again as it was not this way last time....

Thank Penny G
Brookfield, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel based on the reviews. The hotel was Nicely appointed with an hunting lodge theme and decent, clean rooms. The issue we encountered was the constant banging of doors shutting, kids and moms talking very loud in the halls and more banging of doors. The noise level calmed down around 11P when they all went to...

Thank W2FC
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my family and while it definitely wasn't bad, it could have been better. First of all, the double room beds were full beds, NOT queens like most other hotels. My sister and brother in law had a fridge in their room across the hall while my finance and I did not. The other room was up...

Thank Melissa H
Gold Bar, Washington
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We checked in rather late (11PM) and the reception person was very pleasant & friendly. Our room & bathroom was neat & clean. the hot water was HOT ( which was GREAT!!!) we did not stay for breakfast, as we left very early in the AM. I did see shuttle vehicles, so I am guessing that they have airport pick...

Thank golfwdw
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the Wildwood for the third time and enjoy the place. The hotel is close to a lot of restaurants and shopping. The rooms are clean, but are in need of a little TLC. Breakfast is pretty good for a quick eat. Beds and pillows were comfortable. The staff and maids were very friendly and helpful with...

1Thank StfuDonny
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We ended up booking this hotel last minute when we had to cancel our reservation at a nearby hotel. They were very accommodating and we got a nice room last minute. The place has a nice northwoods decor and we enjoyed our stay here. We checked in too late for the kids to try out the pool area, but we...

Thank keipem
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The overall maintenance at Wildwood Lodge has deteriorated since our visit in 2012. The breakfast offerings left the Mr. needing something to eat since he's not a fan of biscuits and gravy and the waffles were the stereotypical chain variety. The fresh fruit offering was above average.

1Thank GFCTx
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

It was a good place to stay. Well kept for its age. I'm very picky when it comes to hotels (just ask my wife) and I liked this place a lot. Good green area behind it to have a picnic. Breakfast was good a few more choices may have been nice but it was good.

1Thank DocJ67
LaPorte City, United States
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Clean place and nicely located off the interstate. You dont hear the traffic, but are only an exit away. They serve breakfast and are close to places to eat as well as the big mall. The couple rooms I stayed in were canoe themed and that was fun.

Thank Greg A

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wildwood Lodge

Address: 11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325
Region: United States > Iowa > Clive
Price Range: €94 - €159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wildwood Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 104
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Our room was right around the corner from the elevator and our room was quiet. Normally a room by an elevator is so noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles mbztoy2, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you are traveling with pets - make sure you tell them before checking in.”
 of 5 bubbles mtnwinegirl, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Have 4-5 poolside rooms. Little bit more on the cost though. Have to book it at time of order.”
 of 5 bubbles 774leek, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had the last single bed room available and it had a jucuzzi, that was nice even though we did not have time to use it.”
 of 5 bubbles 688pennyg, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you need a refrigerator, request one when you make your reservation.”
 of 5 bubbles rdna5, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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