Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

1140 24Th Street, Des Moines, United States, 50311  show map
 2 stars
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Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Kitchen facilities

Microwave

Refrigerator

Meeting facilities

Business center

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Overview

Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University is set in a distinguished area of Des Moines next to Science Center of Iowa, Valley Junction and Court Avenue. The contemporary hotel, built in 1997, is renowned for its Renaissance architecture.

The city center is about 30 minutes on foot. There are bars, a stadium and a zoo in the area.

Shoppers will find boutiques, antique shops and a mall within a few minutes of the hotel.

The hotel enjoys a convenient location within 10 minutes' drive from Des Moines International airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 52 non-smoking rooms equipped with climate control, high-speed internet, a DVD player, satellite television and a safe. The guestrooms look out on the patio. In-room self-catering facilities include a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

A hot buffet breakfast is served daily. Serving an array of dishes, Planet Sub and Drake Diner are just 150 meters away.

Services

Corporate travelers can use a business centre, a meeting room and a copier available on site.

Relax

The hotel provides a casino, a golf course and a tennis court to ensure guests enjoy their stay.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   52.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Casino

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Wet bar
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Recliner
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Goose feather pillows

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Multi-line phone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University Des Moines location
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Hotel Address:

1140 24Th Street, Des Moines, United States, 50311

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City Center
  • Des Moines
    2.6 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Drake Diner
    100 m
  • Planet Sub
    130 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    52

Rooms and availability

Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Sherman Hill1.2 km

Sport related

Historical sites

  • Wallace House Foundation1.2 km

Stadiums

  • Vets Memorial Auditorium2.2 km
  • Veterans Memorial Auditorium2.2 km

Museums

  • Terrace Hill Historic Site1.6 km

Parks

  • Des Moines Parks and Recreation900 m
  • Evelyn Davis Park1.0 km
  • Davis Park1.0 km

Halls

  • Church Hall Auditorium500 m
  • Drake University Stalnaker800 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Drake University100 m
  • Drake University Intl Programs300 m
  • City University400 m
  • American Red Cross1.6 km
  • Sleep Disorder Ctr1.6 km
  • University of Iowa School1.7 km
  • College of Health Sciences1.9 km
  • Des Moines Area Community Clg1.9 km
  • Des Moines Univ Osteopathic2.0 km
  • Mercy College-Health Sciences2.0 km

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Zoo Foundation Development Ofc2.1 km

Theaters

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Iowa Methodist Medical Center1.7 km
  • Broadlawns Medical Center1.9 km
  • Mercy Medical Center2.0 km
  • US Veterans Ctr2.1 km

Local attractions

  • Terrace Hill1.6 km
    2300 Grand Ave., Des Moines
  • Iowa Hall of Pride2.5 km
    330 Park Street, Des Moines
  • Salisbury House2.9 km
    4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines
  • Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden1.9 km
    Des Moines, IA
  • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden2.9 km
    909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines

Restaurants nearby

  • Drake Diner100 m

    Address: 1111 25th St
    Phone: 515-277-1111

    75% likes this, based on 64 reviews

  • Hoshi Sushi Lounge150 m

    Address: 2314 University Avenue
    Phone: (515) 369-7253

    62% likes this, based on 32 reviews

  • Woody's Smoke Shack230 m

    Address: 2511 Cottage Grove Ave
    Phone: (515) 277-0005

    77% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Planet Sub130 m

    Address: 2330 University Ave
    Phone: 515-369-2782

    83% likes this, based on 8 reviews

  • Mars Cafe180 m

    Address: 2318 University Ave
    Phone: 515-369-6277

    70% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: American

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    52
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Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 17 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
7.9
Service
9.1
Value
8.5
Location
9.5

Guest reviews

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University Des Moines location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    1140 24Th Street, Des Moines, United States, 50311

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Des Moines
      2.6 km
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • Drake Diner
      100 m
    • Planet Sub
      130 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of rooms:
      52