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Des Moines Marriott Downtown

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobby bar is”(5 reviews)
“valet parking”(23 reviews)
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All reviewsthe concierge loungelobby bar isvalet parkinghigh floornice hotelroom was cleancomplimentary shuttlestreet parkingbusiness tripfront desk staffper dayshuttle servicecourt avenuecivic centerenjoyed my staystaff was friendlyskywalk
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Stayed here on business. PROS: Typical Marriott Very clean Excellent service from the desk to the valet Big lobby with restaurant Starbuck's on site Sundry store Large fitness center Pool Valet parking available Marriott Elite lounge on mezzanine level with good food offerings (substantial food...More

Thank TravelMommy1
Management response:Responded 14 September 2016

Thank you so very much for staying with us at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown while in Des Moines on business. We greatly appreciate the feedback provided and will be sharing your comments with all of our staff ... including Nim with our valet staff....More

Reviewed 9 September 2016

I stayed at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown for 1 night for a business meeting. The rooms, like all Marriott's, are clean and comfortable. The lobby offered many options, bar, convenience store, concierge, etc, and the work out room was large had many options along...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Like any Marriott I had been in the past the rooms are very comfortable and clean. Wish the lounge offering include more options for dinner. I had to drive and eat elsewhere. The parking is free and close to many locations.More

Thank Osvaldo V
Management response:Responded 2 September 2016

Thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your recent stay at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown. Glad to see that you were able to take advantage of the "Free Parking" on the weekends both on the street and in adjacent ramps. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Meeting Space and Location are great, Employees are helpful and kind. Restaurant was great for lunch. Staff Helpful and quick. The catered food was also great. Lobby had good appearance. Hotel Rooms definitely need updating. Bathroom small. and old Bed Mattresses kept sliding. Was four...More

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Management response:Responded 30 August 2016

Thank you so much for your overall feedback regarding your recent experience at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown. Your comments regarding the bed in the guestroom occupied will be addressed immediately. In addition, our plan is to complete a guest room renovation in late 2017...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Spent almost a week stay at this hotel for a company meeting. Hotel is still well-kept, clean and comfortable room. The lounge seems to be downsized and service is unlike those available in Marriott hotels in Asia. Free hotel airport pickup was available but not...More

1  Thank UpperGuest
Management response:Responded 30 August 2016

We greatly appreciate your taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent week long stay at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown. Should your travels bring you back to Des Moines we look forward to the opportunity to welcome your return.

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Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$177 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#9 Business Hotel in Des Moines
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$177 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#9 Business Hotel in Des Moines
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Lee C
23 April 2017|
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Response from cmroutson | Property representative |
Please contact the hotel directly and we'll certainly do our best to fulfill your requests. Looking forward to having you with us!
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Shimol
21 November 2016|
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Response from cmroutson | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. The shuttle runs from 5am-11 pm. Our shuttle is complimentary and it would be best if you call the hotel when you land (515/245-5500) at the airport to request the shuttle...as the shuttle only... More
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Tina A
12 December 2014|
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Response from DC-IMF-FAOtraveler | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The skywalks are pretty easy to take - although, some are being rebuilt at the moment because there was a fire a few months back. Shouldn't be an issue to navigate though - just a little getting used to! I hope... More
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"Rooms facing the capital bldg."
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"Room 2902 has a king bed, end of the corridor and great view of the city"
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"Higher floors over a nice city landscape."
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"31 floors so lots of opportunity to see out over the city."
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