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Bed and Breakfast in Des Moines

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Featured Bed And Breakfast in Des Moines

Victoria's Vineyard B&B
3 out of 5
5096 NE 62nd Avenue, Altoona, IA
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Located in the heart of Altoona, this bed & breakfast is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Adventureland and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Outlets of Des Moines. Woodland Hills Golf ...

4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
Nice and peaceful in winter!

"Victoria was very nice, and a wonderful cook!! My husband and I wasn't sure at first because, we never had been to a b&b before. But, once we got there we loved it and can't wait to come back for more of Victoria's home cooking!!! Thanks!!!! Cassandra"…"

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2014

Victoria's Vineyard B&B
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Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek
Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek
3 out of 5
295 64th Street, West Des Moines, IA
The price is $84 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (733 reviews)

"Staff were great. Room was clean and comfortable ."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek
Wildwood Lodge
Wildwood Lodge
3 out of 5
11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA
The price is $77 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,793 reviews)

"Very nice stay and a lot of character"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Wildwood Lodge
Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
2.5 out of 5
120 Sw Water St, Des Moines, IA
The price is $105 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (689 reviews)

"Friendly staff, building needs maintenance. The door to our room was difficult to open and close. Floor seems to have shifted. There was little water that came out of faucet in bathroom sink. The door to the bathroom also did not open and close easily."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What is a Bed and Breakfast?

If you're looking for something a little quirkier than the traditional hotel experience, staying at a bed and breakfast in Des Moines can be the perfect alternative for your vacation. You'll find 147 lodging choices in the larger Des Moines area, so you'll have several options to pick from.

With attentive service, opportunities to meet other guests, and tasty breakfasts, B&Bs provide a truly one-of-a-kind setting for your getaway. Theater nuts will enjoy catching a show at Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater or The Temple for Performing Arts while in Des Moines.

Here is the most popular B&B that Expedia travelers like in Des Moines:

Victoria's Vineyard B&B: 3 stars, 5 rooms

Weather in Des Moines

Weather can be a big factor in deciding how to pack for your vacation, so you can check out this information to help you figure out when to travel to Des Moines:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • Average rainfall is 35.98 inches in a year
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 56° F and nighttime temperatures average 14° F
  • April-June: 85° F is the daytime average and 35° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 86° F and nighttime averages are around 49° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 69° F during the day and 15° F at night

Things to See and Do in Des Moines

If you're interested in finding something active to keep you entertained, you'll enjoy Des Moines for its sporting events and biking. If you'd like to see some of the area's cultural attractions, Science Center of Iowa and Des Moines Art Center are some worthy spots to check out during your visit. Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden and Iowa State Capitol Building are also some top attractions to visit if you want to see more of the larger area.

Des Moines is also known for its:

  • Festivals
  • Basketball
  • Live music
  • Theater
  • Restaurants

What Are the Best Transportation Options in and Around Des Moines?

Fly into Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.), which is located 4.1 mi (6.7 km) away from the heart of the city. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for B&Bs in Des Moines?
If you’re looking for something a little different than your standard hotel, a stay at a bed and breakfast could be the perfect alternative for your trip. While you’re enjoying your trip to Des Moines, you might want to explore the theater scene by catching a show at Hoyt Sherman Place or The Temple for Performing Arts.
Why choose a B&B versus a traditional hotel?
With attentive service, opportunities to interact with the owner, and hearty breakfasts, B&Bs offer a truly one-of-a-kind environment.
What are the best B&Bs in Des Moines?
This is a B&B that travelers enjoy in Des Moines: Victoria’s Vineyard B&B: 3 stars, 5 rooms.
What's the seasonal weather like in Des Moines?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 72°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 29°F. Average annual rainfall for Des Moines is 36 inches.
What is there to do in Des Moines?
If you’re looking for some things to do on your trip, travelers enjoy Des Moines for its sporting events and biking. If you’re looking for some activities to entertain you on your trip, consider visiting Wells Fargo Arena and Principal Park. You might put Iowa State Fairgrounds and Adventureland on your list if you want to see more of the area.
How can I get around Des Moines?
Fly into Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM), which is located 4.1 mi (6.7 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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