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Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center - Des Moines

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 20 August 2014

The decor makes you feel like you are in the country. The staff were all very friendly & helpful. The breakfast had a nice variety and plenty of food. My 3 yr. old granddaughter enjoyed the indoor-outdoor pool. Our rooms were clean and comfortable. My only disappointment was that we had reserved 2 rooms for our family and had asked...

Thank Debbie K
Valhalla, New York
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We stayed overnight when attending the fair. Check in was easy but there was only person at the desk and Zack had to do 4 things at once but handled them as quickly as possible due to his professional manner. We stayed on the 2nd floor. The room was spacious . There were 2 comfortable double beds. The only issue...

1Thank decmly
Reviewed 19 August 2014

The service was excellent, from the beginning to the end of our stay. My daughter participated in the AAU Junior Olympics and we stayed a total of 5 days. Paul at the front desk was very welcoming, friendly, curtious and helpful.The first day, we had a problem with one of our keys to the room, but he was able to...

Thank Bonis2000
Garner, Iowa
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The Stoney Creek Hotel was very Clean. The bed was 1 of the best I have sleep on. Room was laid out very well. Breakfast was hot and Good. Management was very quick on check in and out. Only 2 down thing where, ran out of coffee both mornings, people upstair where running and jumping in there room @ 6...

Thank Tom K
Marion, Iowa
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Like in my past reviews of this hotel, we were once again blown away with the excellence in service we received on 8/8/14. We checked in late after being at the State Fair. Check-in was super quick. Alex helped us out and she was so friendly. I noticed our room description was different than what I had reserved online. She...

Thank Mike D
Kingston, IL
Reviewed 10 August 2014

This is a small Midwestern chain resort. This hotel features an outdoors/woodsy theme with some Iowa flair. We traveled with a family of four (2 children ages 2 and 7). Our room was very clean, updated, and comfortable. We utilized the pool and room service, both of which were good. The pool room is quite large with a Jacuzzi hot...

Thank Cindy P
Mason City, United States
Reviewed 4 August 2014

This is a nice place to stay with children. The decor is nice and the beds are comfy. It is also very quiet. On a previous stay, there was a large athletic event in town, and the rooms were still quiet, despite the many revellers in the hotel. The kids love the swim indoor/outdoor pool. Location is great. You can...

Thank Chris W
Anamosa, Iowa
Reviewed 4 August 2014

My wife and I ended our vaction at this hotel in Des Moines area. We had issues with the front desk when we check in not charging our credit card right and got them to fix it to the actual room rate we were quoted. When we left we wanted to leave it on the card and when she tried...

Thank Jason H
Jack K, Vice President of Corporate Support Services at Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center - Des Moines, responded to this review

Dear Jason, Thank you for sharing your concerns. I notice in reviewing your stay folio that you were using two different debit cards and those are treated by the bank issuer completely differently than credit cards. Once we run a debit card, your bank puts a hold on the account. When you switched to another debit card, the same thing...

Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

This was our second stay at Stoney Creek Cottages. We had a corner theme suite both times. If you are looking for a clean, quiet and homey get-away hotel, this is for you! A young man named Ethan made our stay so much nicer~very helpful!

2Thank Carol C
North Liberty
Reviewed 18 July 2014

We've stayed twice within the last few months (due to planned events in Des Moines). While the hotel is in a quiet location off the interstate, it is within short driving ranges to many locations in the area (shopping, restaurants, etc.). During our stays, we had 2 different experiences (good and bad), but overall here are some similarities: Pros: Clean...

1Thank Lisa M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located just off I-80/35, our Des Moines Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center puts you only minutes away from Living History Farms, Wells Fargo Arena, Science Center of Iowa & the Jordon Creek Town Center. Take in an I-Cubs game or visit Bass Pro shop, but when your day is over, relax by the fireplace in one of our Northwoods-themed rooms, or take a dip in our year-round indoor/outdoor heated swim-through pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center - Des Moines

Address: 5291 Stoney Creek Ct, Johnston, IA 50131-2852
Region: United States > Iowa > Johnston
Price Range: €101 - €165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center - Des Moines 2*
Number of rooms: 165
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