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Holiday Inn Des Moines Downtown

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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible8%
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hotel was very nice and staff very courteous. The hotel appears to have been recently remodeled and is in very nice condition. King suite was HUGE and seemed a waste on one person, but I managed. Restaurant on main level with a bar. I will...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been staying here for almost 12 years when in Des Moines on business. I had received a business email with an attachment that I needed to print color copies. The business center printer only printed B&W. I asked Michelle and Darla at the front...More

Thank Cy2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service here was very good. The room was clean and the bed and pillows comfortable. There was plenty of desk space for working and electrical outlets for charging devices. It is on the edge of downtown, but still fairly close to downtown restaurants. No...More

Thank Jim1133
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect IHG property for the convention center (the reason I was here) Walking distance! Park once and enjoy downtown Des Moines. Front desk staff was super nice on check in and even the person bringing my room service dinner one night asked how my stay...More

Thank JFSoccerCoach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Holiday Inn Downtown serves its purpose-clean throughout, quiet, decent amenities, and friendly courteous staff. Just a few nickel and dime issues detract from the experience such as weak showers. For the $100-$125 price point, it's competitive with other hotels in that range. No one...More

Thank cje123
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Des Moines DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

Lovely day cje123, I'm delighted you rated the sleep quality, service and cleanliness of our hotel as almost perfect. I'm glad you found our location convenient as well. Sorry for the mishaps in the showers but I have reported this to our maintenance crew so...More

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Pool
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Heated pool
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US$116 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$116 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ronsus
26 June 2017|
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Response from Bonnie B | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free if you are a hotel guest. There is a LARGE lot. I don't know where the arena is.
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Eridy J
9 December 2016|
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Response from Denise S | Reviewed this property |
There is no hot tub. The pool is a decent sized standard hotel pool. I would guess that it was originally outdoors, but was enclosed several years ago.
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"Request room without the city view for a quieter room"
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"I was in room 317 facing the parking lot, so if a view is important ask for something different."
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"Avoid the freeway side on the south"
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"Ask for the parking lot rooms"
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