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Featured Ames Independent Hotels

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Gateway Hotel and Conference Center

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center

2100 Green Hills Drive, Ames
3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (710 reviews)
Business stay This place is amazing. On site restaurant was great. Nice fireplace and very curtious staff. Very n … - 

$109

$109
Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel

Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel

1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona
3.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (335 reviews)
Wonderful hotel with great amenities This hotel is perfectly located for anyone with business or pleasure in the Des Moines area. The fa … - 

$125

$125
Red Roof Inn Ames

Red Roof Inn Ames

1400 S Dayton Place, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (384 reviews)
Great staff Nice area Pleasant staff. Fixed heater fast. Close to highway. A plus - 

$60

$60
AmericInn Ames

AmericInn Ames

2507 SE 16th St., Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (167 reviews)
Good Experience Very nice staff, exceptionally clean room and bath. Very quiet in the halls. Didn't use the pool. M … - 

$78

$78
Adventureland Inn

Adventureland Inn

3200 Adventureland Dr, Altoona
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (115 reviews)
Great Amenities The rooms are very outdated and could use a deep cleaning, however, the beds were very comfortable. … - 

$99

$99
Ramada Ankeny

Ramada Ankeny

133 SE Delaware Avenue, Ankeny
3.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (448 reviews)
The hotel was close to grocery store The staff was very friendly and helpful. The restaurant. Hooked up to the hotel was great - 

$71

$71
Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus

Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus

1310 Dickinson Avenue, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (217 reviews)
Very quiet sleeping. very good breakfast Cinnamon rolls and waffles were very good - 

$85

$85
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - Northwest

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - Northwest

4800 Merle Hay Rd, Urbandale
3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (207 reviews)
Good for one night stay... hotel staff was not very warming but that happens. - 

$69

$69
Colfax Inn

Colfax Inn

1402 N Walnut St, Colfax
2.0 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (767 reviews)
Nice, quiet, fairly clean, nothing in my room under functioned and decently priced. What more need … - 

$48

$48
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ames, IA

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ames, IA

2605 Se 16th St, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (311 reviews)
Polite staff, easy check in, comfortable clean room, and quiet environment! - 

$89

$89
GrandStay Hotel & Suites

GrandStay Hotel & Suites

1606 S Kellogg Ave, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (271 reviews)
Hotel was fine, clean. Breakfast coulld have been better, more choices. Good overall experience - 

$115

$115
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Ames

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Ames

1523 South Dayton Avenue, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (22 reviews)
Convenient Great breakfast thanks to Cheryl ............... - 

$99

$99
Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona

Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona

3225 Adventureland Dr, Altoona
2.0 out of 5.0
2.5 out of 5 (417 reviews)
Shannon Rocks !!! A Motel 6 is a Motel 6 unless - - - Shannon is the front desk person. Shannon was extremely pleasan … - 

$50

$50
Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center - ISU

Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center - ISU

2609 University Blvd, Ames
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (196 reviews)
Convenient & Friendly Room was tired and desperately needing updated. TV took forever to turn on, and shower water pressu … - 

$85

$85
AmericInn Lodge & Suites Grimes

AmericInn Lodge & Suites Grimes

251 Gateway Cir, Grimes
2.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (219 reviews)
A Great Hotel in Grimes, Iowa I have been staying at the AmericInn in Grimes for years. My family lives in the area and this is t … - 

$93

$93
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Des Moines

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Des Moines

5291 Stoney Creek Court, Johnston
2.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (881 reviews)
Beautiful hotel Hotel is very nice, offers a lot of selection for breakfast, staff is very friendly. Great price fo … - 

$104

$104
Super 8 Altoona

Super 8 Altoona

2101 Adventureland Dr, Altoona
2.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (294 reviews)
Super 8 Altoona The room needed more humidity. Shower was slow draining and he toilet was slow to fill the tank A t … - 

$52

$52
Americinn Ankeny

Americinn Ankeny

1610 SE Oralabor Road, Ankeny
3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (86 reviews)
Easy check in. Friendly staff. Nice room and was quiet for a restful night - 

$108

$108
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites - Des Moines/Merle Hays Road

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites - Des Moines/Merle Hays Road

4755 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines
2.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (771 reviews)
A nice hotel with a microwave, fridge and good-sized bed in my room. I'd recommend it for someone l … - 

$57

$57
Cobblestone Hotels and Suites - Jefferson

Cobblestone Hotels and Suites - Jefferson

771 Wild Rose Lane, Jefferson
3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (36 reviews)
Nice stay ... clueless staff however Rooms were comfortable, new, & clean ... check in & Check out process were painfully slow though. I … - 

$110

$110
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Independent Ames Hotel Guide

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