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    Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

    5000 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50322-1969
    +1 800-946-5338
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good35%
    • Average24%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
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    “water park” (256 reviews)
    “pirate ship” (37 reviews)
    “tiki bar” (26 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    When we got to are room the bathroom had black mold in there so went back to front desk got a better room off to the pool side. And took $20 off thanks. BUT went swimming and got back for bed and noticed the new...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The rooms are clean and the pool are is really great, as has been said before. Our three and six year olds were very much appropriate age for this. They lived the multiple slides and shallow water they would splash around in. We loved how...More

    Thank Jason R
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Specifically asked if we'd be able to check in a little early (approx 3pm) because we were having a birthday party and needed to get it all ready. When making the reservation as well as when we got the confirmation call a few days prior,...More

    Thank Katie B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Bed bug infested motel. Wife had bites all over her. They claimed test was negative. Similiar issues with others. Manager hid in the back and ran her mouth when we called them out on it. Worst leadership I’ve ever seen. Avoid this dump if you...More

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    Thank codyf78
    Response from Hallie D, General Manager at Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des MoinesResponded 1 week ago

    Our manager on duty was who assisted your wife that morning when she reported it upon checkout. She asked your wife to go back to the room to go through the bedding, check the surroundings and also was concerned about the bite marks. We even...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$93 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #10 Business Hotel in Des Moines
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 166
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    • Iowa >
    • Des Moines
    • Also Known As
    • Ramada Tropics Hotel Des Moines ,
    • Ramada Hotel Des Moines ,
    • Des Moines Ramada ,
    • Ramada Des Moines
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    10 February 2017|
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    Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed in December and I thought it was a little cold but my 4 year old seemed fine because he was busy and active. My 7 month old didn't seem to mind the temperature either but she wasn't in the pool too long. I saw a lot... More
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    "Rm 121 and probably all "highway" side rooms will have highway noise. (We didn't stay in a..."
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    "if you don't want to listen to children playing in pool stay towards back."
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    "Rooms away from the indoor water park area are much quieter. But if you have kids of course, you'll want..."
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