Des Lux Hotel is located in Court Avenue Entertainment District, a neighborhood in Des Moines, and is in the city center and near the airport. Outlets of Des Moines and Jordan Creek Town Center are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Iowa State Fairgrounds and Adventureland. Science Center of Iowa and Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden are also worth visiting.
Des Moines International Airport (DSM) - 8 min drive
Des Lux Bar — 1 min walk
Starbucks — 3 min walk
Panera Bread — 3 min walk
Centro — 3 min walk
South Union Bread Cafe — 4 min walk
About this property
Des Lux Hotel
3.5-star hotel in the heart of Court Avenue Entertainment District
Close to Iowa Events Center and Wells Fargo Arena, Des Lux Hotel provides free continental breakfast, a free roundtrip airport shuttle, and free WiFi. This hotel boasts romantic amenities like a hot tub and a bar/lounge. Treat yourself to a massage or other spa services.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
Valet parking (surcharge), a 24-hour front desk, and 2 meeting rooms
Free newspapers, a fireplace in the lobby, and a gift shop
Guest reviews speak highly of the helpful staff and walkable location
All guestrooms at Des Lux Hotel feature comforts such as air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes. Guest reviews highly rate the spacious rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) and free cribs/infant beds
Designer toiletries and hair dryers
Flat-screen TVs with cable channels
Refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and daily housekeeping
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
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Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and transportation
Valet parking on site (USD 20 per night)
Extended parking on site (USD 13 per night)
Limited onsite parking
Free roundtrip airport shuttle from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Airport shuttle on request
Food and drink
Free continental breakfast available 5:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 5:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
1 1 bar
Room service available
Things to do
Free newspapers in lobby
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning service
Meeting rooms - 2
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)
Property payment types
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
Valet parking fee: USD 20 per night
Extended parking fee: USD 13 per night
Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
You need to know
This property is managed by a professional host
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
We should mention
This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)
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Frequently asked questions
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
As of Jan 19, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Des Lux Hotel on Jan 20, 2022 start from $169, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Valet parking is available for USD 20 per night. Extended parking is available for USD 13 per night. Limited spots are available.
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight.
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle that runs 7:00 AM–10:00 PM on request.
Located in Court Avenue Entertainment District, this romantic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Ruan Center, Hy Vee Hall, and Iowa Events Center. Des Moines Civic Center and Hoyt Sherman Place are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Yes, Des Lux Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Des Lux Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Overall score and ratings
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This place was amazing! The decor and atmosphere were funky and interesting, the staff were extremely pleasant, and it was impeccably clean! I’m planning on staying here again when attending my son’s graduation in May.