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    Des Moines Marriott Downtown

    700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Poor5%
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    Reviewed 21 October 2015

    I don't normally stay here when in Des Moines, Embassy Suites on the river is my favorite. My company is having an event downtown this week, and booked me a room at the Marriott Downtown instead, so I thought I'd give it a try. It...More

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    Response from Des Moines M, Manager at Des Moines Marriott Downtown

    Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback about your recent stay with us. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels we acknowledge that we fell short of our goal. While we do not have in-room safes,...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2015

    We stayed in a standard room while attending a wedding. We had booked a city view room but were very unhappy upon arrival to find that the hotel had allowed the bride to change our room reservation without our consent. Needless to say, we are...More

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    Response from Des Moines M, Front Office Manager at Des Moines Marriott Downtown

    Dear JC, I am sorry to hear about your frustrations during your recent stay. Please know that I have passed along your concerns about our breakfast buffet and your room accomodations to the appropriate department managers. If you would like to speak more about the...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2015

    Over the summer I went to a wedding in Iowa and the bride's mom hooked us up with a room at the Marriott Downtown. The view of Downtown Des Moines was awesome and the amenities were pretty good. The room was small for 4 people,...More

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    Reviewed 12 October 2015

    Very nice room, just a few downfalls. Air conditioner clunks every time it goes off as it is an interior one. I stay at a lot of hotels, etc, and wonder why most in Des Moines charge for WIFI? Everywhere, it comes with the room!...More

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    Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights for a tradeshow. Check in was fine. I was not upgraded even though I am a life time platinum member. I had executive lounge access which was nice. They served omelettes, scallops, appetizers, and desserts till 10 pm. Rooms are...More

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    Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown
    625 reviews
    #1 of 49 hotels in Des Moines
     
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    Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$164 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Business Hotel in Des Moines
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Lee C
    can both rooms be right next to each other or joined? can we be on a high floor, with downtown view? can we request early check in?
    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
    We are going to stay here nxt year. I understand that the hotel offer an airport shuttle and downtown shuttle facility. How does one book the shuttle from the airport to the hotel?
    21 November 2016|
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    Response from Tedd T | Reviewed this property |
    You can't depend on this shuttle. They let me down last year. Find another place to stay.
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    Tina A
    I know this might sound silly but I am reading about skywalks that you are able to take from the Marriott to the Hy-Vee Center/Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center/ Wells Fargo Arena, is this true? Are the covered and easy to navigate,or will we get lost? Thank you for your time and answer:)
    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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    Room Tips
    "Book concierge level room, use the shuttle"
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    "High floors have better views obviously."
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    "Outside sirens are a concern, walls seem thin."
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    "older and dated but clean kind of pricey but good location"
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