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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - Northwest

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4800 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50322-1900 See on map
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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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The Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - Northwest is located in the heart of Iowa, 1/2 block from Interstates 80/35 and Merle Hay Road in the Des Moines suburbs of Johnston and Urbandale. Within minutes of ...More corporate locations such as John Deere Credit, Pioneer Hi-Bred, Iowa Public Television and Camp Dodge. Enjoy our indoor pool, hot tub and recreation area until midnight! Nearly 200 guestrooms and suites feature quilt-top mattresses, triple sheets and pillow menu. Executive-class suites are offered in several styles, from Junior Kings to the stunning Presidential Whirlpool with Rosewood conference table, bar and entertainment center. Hotel offers over 12,000 square feet of conference space, including 18 breakout meeting rooms. Meet in the elegant Iowa Boardroom or the Heartland Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 600 guests. From technical assistance and creative menu planning, to just a bit of reassurance, our meeting professionals can assist with the planning of your next best event! Enjoy complimentary High-Speed Wireless Internet service anywhere in the Hotel or restaurant. Local guests enjoy the extensive menu and friendly Irish hospitality of our Bennigan's restaurant. Less
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Breakfast included
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US$99 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United States > Iowa > Des Moines
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All reviewsihg hotelsmerle hay roadfifth flooran older propertymicrowave and fridgeflat screenfree internetbeds were comfortabledesk staffhot tubnice roomeasy accessup to datebennigansurbandalesheratonaltoona
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I’ve been a long time member of Holiday Inn rewards and decided to use some of my points for a stay here. Made reservations several days ahead of time and ask for upper floor, on arrival we were assigned a first floor room, the clerk...More

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Response from Tom B, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - NorthwestResponded yesterday

First of all thank you for staying with us and for taking time to complete a review. We appreciate your comments and your honesty. I will discuss the concerns that you listed at our next staff meeting and am so very sorry you were less...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Reserved a king suite and had a lovely room on the fifth floor. The staff was really accommodating and can’t say enough for all the extra touches. The Des Moines area had recently experienced major flooding and the hotel suffered some damage. They were working...More

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Response from Tom B, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - NorthwestResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you so very much for staying with us and for taking time to complete a review. We hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a pretty good indicator of how a business handles stress. Some renovations can only take place in nice weather, unfortunately, that's when people travel with their families. When a major even hits a town, businesses are "steppin' and fetchin.' to get it done'....More

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Response from Tom B, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - NorthwestResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for staying with us and for taking time to complete a review. We all hope to see you again real soon. Tom Bruno

Reviewed 20 August 2018

I unfortunately had to travel to Des Moines to attend a funeral, so I booked a suite in the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines Northwest. I've stayed in this hotel many times previously and am quite familiar with the hotel. I was in...More

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Response from Tom B, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - NorthwestResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you very much for staying with us and for taking time to complete a review and be so thorough in doing so. I will discuss your comments with the entire team at our weekly team meeting. Thank you again.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

We stopped here for a night while traveling and also going to see the Iowa State Fair and it was a great location. The rooms were so comfortable; everyone in my family fell asleep instantly and we almost missed breakfast the next morning because we...More

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Response from Tom B, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - NorthwestResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for staying with us and for completing a review. We hope to see you again very soon.

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Our full service restaurant Bennigans serves breakfast from 6:30AM until 10:30AM each morning. They serve the award winning Holiday Inn Best for Breakfast menu. We do seasonally offer a breakfast buffet on Saturday and... More
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"They have an indoor pool w/jacuzzi, so even if you're traveling over the colder months, bring you..."
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"You will want to avoid rooms on the first floor to avoid the parking lot noise."
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"The Suites are out of this world, Kitchenette, living area and a desk in the bedroom."
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