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Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham des Moines

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5000 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50322-1969 See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

The waterpark is great for the kids but that's where it stops. The hotel didn't feel or appear very clean. The restaurant was pretty much a joke and very understaffed. If it wasn't for the waterpark, this place wouldn't make it.

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Some recent reviews were negative but we had a great time revisiting this hotel. You can't go into it expecting the Four Seasons. You go so your kids can have a fun night swimming. The staff was friendly and our room was excellent. Gorgeous! Seriously...More

Thank raindog308
Reviewed 4 days ago

Way overcharged for what you get. The rooms were not clean. It felt like you stayed at a construction sight but paid for a 4 star hotel. The Restuarant lounge was hardly ever open. Had to ask for complimentary things for your room. Staff was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So... I'm giving a lecture tomorrow at 8AM. Room was accommodating but someone directly outside of my room window in a van was listening to loud music at 10PM. Front desk didn't do anything about and actually complained when I complained to them to do...More

Thank brassil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an awesome time. We actually had reservations for one night Saturday night. We arrived at the days inn accross the road Friday night and they had cancelled our reservation without permission. We decided to go to the Ramada and stay there for the...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
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Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
166
Price range
US$86 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Holiday Inn Merle Hay
Also Known As
Ramada Tropics Hotel Des Moines
,
Ramada Hotel Des Moines
,
Des Moines Ramada
,
Ramada Des Moines
Location
United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
166
Price range
US$86 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Holiday Inn Merle Hay
Also Known As
Ramada Tropics Hotel Des Moines
,
Ramada Hotel Des Moines
,
Des Moines Ramada
,
Ramada Des Moines
Location
United States > Iowa > Des Moines
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Family and Play Areas (3)
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Jason G
17 April 2018|
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Response from gaia43 | Reviewed this property |
Perfect. I'm like a two year old when it comes to "the water" so I can speak "from experience". Enjoy! I've been there 4 or 5 overnights with my grandchildren. I live in Massachusetts, they in Iowa/Illinois.
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Laura R
8 January 2018|
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Response from Hallie D | Property representative |
You can purchase 2 additional swimming wristbands for $15 each. We also have non swimming wriatbands for $5 each. If you are having more people we do have a birthday party package you can add on with your room. Please call... More
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"Wish I could help but not sure how to given the poor quality service"
brassil
4 weeks ago
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"Make sure you stay somewhere okay ANYWHERE else!!"
tbennett1979
2 Jul 2018
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"except for the pool -stay away!!"
jackpine2
24 Jun 2018
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"I'm sorry, just don't stay here for the waterpark. Stay in the Jordan Creek area. You will be..."
sc1120
10 Jun 2018
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