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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

3.7/5 Good
479 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning

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Explore the area

Popular LocationIowa State Fairgrounds9 min walk
Popular LocationIowa State Capitol Building5 min drive
Popular LocationGreater Des Moines Botanical Garden7 min drive
AirportDes Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.)14 min drive

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  • Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 200 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsStandard Double Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    3.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 340 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Des Moines

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds is located in Des Moines. Hoyt Sherman Place is a cultural highlight and some of the area's popular attractions include Iowa State Fairgrounds and Adventureland. Check out an event or a game at Wells Fargo Arena, and consider making time for Blank Park Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Iowa State Fairgrounds - 9 min walk
  • Iowa State Capitol Building - 5 min drive
  • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden - 7 min drive
  • Principal Park - 7 min drive
  • Des Moines Civic Center - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Burger King - 8 min walk
  • Bud Tent - 9 min walk
  • Iowa Craft Beer Tent - 9 min walk
  • A&W/ Long John Silvers - 18 min walk
  • McDonald's - 19 min walk

About this property

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds

Hotel with free breakfast, walk to Iowa State Fairgrounds
Along with an indoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a spa tub and a 24-hour front desk. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, express check-out and a TV in a common area are onsite. All 69 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Free local calls, hair dryers, and safes are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds offers 69 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast

Things to do

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 27 lbs)
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubDiscoverJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per stay
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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.
    Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a smoke detector, and window guards. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Econo Lodge Fairgrounds
Econo Lodge Fairgrounds Des Moines
Econo Lodge Inn Fairgrounds
Econo Lodge Inn Fairgrounds Des Moines
Econo Lodge Inn Suites Fairgrounds
Econo & Suites Fairgrounds
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds Hotel
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds Des Moines
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds Hotel Des Moines

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds and receive a full refund?
Yes, Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 27 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 25 per pet, per stay.
How much is parking at this property?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–anytime. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is this property located?
Situated in Des Moines, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Sky Glider East and Iowa State Fairgrounds. Sleepy Hollow Sports Park and Grand View Golf Course are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds

3.7
5 - Excellent
125
4 - Good
183
3 - Okay
97
2 - Mediocre
30
1 - Poor
44
3.9
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
3.4
Amenities
3.6
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Fairly new and clean hotel. Nice staff. Sketchy people hanging in and around hotel.

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020

4/5 Good

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    Nice and quiet,clean rooms,breakfast area a bit small

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020