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Featured Des Moines Beach Hotels

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Marina Inn
22300 7th Ave S, Des Moines
Marina Inn
$74
3.7/5 (744 reviews)

good location, staff is very friendly. Bathroom was clean but the room had a funny smell to it.

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Sea-Tac Airport Value Inn
22246 International Blvd, Des Moines
Sea-Tac Airport Value Inn
$52
2.9/5 (1,872 reviews)

It was a bit sketchy. Some random person knocked on my door and walked off. Bed did not look freshly made. Other tgan that it was an ok stay for the price

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Beach Hotels in Des Moines

Known for its marina and shopping, Des Moines offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway. With your pick of 9 hotels and other accommodation options in this family-friendly destination, it's easy to find the right one for you.

As you search for a place to stay by the beach in Des Moines, you might be interested in these top-rated hotels with positive customer reviews.

Marina Inn - 2-star hotel near Saltwater State Park. It features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Guests love the overall value and spacious rooms.

Sea-Tac Airport Value Inn - 1.5-star motel near Saltwater State Park. Our travelers recommend its overall value and comfortable rooms. This motel boasts free on-the-go breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.

Marina Inn - 2-star hotel near Saltwater State Park. Our travelers recommend its overall value and spacious rooms. This hotel boasts free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Des Moines

Curious about the best time to visit? These temperature and rainfall averages will give you an idea of the local weather.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 75°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 36°F
  • Driest months: July, August, September, and June, with an average rainfall of 1.16 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, January, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 5.30 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Des Moines

After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Des Moines has to offer. Beach lovers can head straight to Newcastle Beach Park or Alki Beach for some quality time by the water. Experience the area's marina and shopping, and make time for local attractions like Highline Community College and Saltwater State Park. For more things to see and do, consider visiting Des Moines Marina or Marine Science and Technology Center. Visitors also enjoy Des Moines for its:
  • Churches
  • Restaurants
  • Bird watching
  • Cafés

Getting Around Des Moines

If you're looking to fly to Des Moines, the closest major airport is Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city center. You can learn about your water travel options at the local marina.