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Des Lux Hotel
3.5 out of 5
800 Locust St, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $139 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (850 reviews)

"My wife and I liked every aspect of the property. Location,"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Des Lux Hotel
Hotel Renovo
4.5 out of 5
11167 Hickman Road, Urbandale, IA
The price is $133 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (495 reviews)

"I always enjoy my stays at Renovo. It was nice and quiet and just what we needed to break up a long road trip."…"

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

Hotel Renovo
Revel Hotel Des Moines Urbandale, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
4.5 out of 5
11211 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA
The price is $131 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (56 reviews)

"How modern, clean and overall appearance was so nice!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Revel Hotel Des Moines Urbandale, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
Hotel Pattee
3 out of 5
1112 Willis Ave, Perry, IA
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The price is $149 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (216 reviews)

"The hot tub, spa, and bowling alley were not available. There was no coffee available until 8 AM in the morning other than the bad room coffee. Staff was friendly, the rooms were very nice. Overall it was a good experience but not excellent"…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Hotel Pattee
Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
2.5 out of 5
120 Sw Water St, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $90 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (683 reviews)

"No pool, no fitness center, no breakfast. The room was a good layout, but the carpet in the room turned your feet black because it was so dirty. The balcony had spider webs all over it, and a water bottle filled with cigarette butts. Doesn't look like they ever clean the balcony."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown
3 out of 5
100 SW Water Street, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $122 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (249 reviews)

"The entire staff was friendly, happy, and helpful the entire stay."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown
Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
6221 Willow Creek Ave, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $59 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)

"The cook was a very friendly guy! The food was excellent and service was well."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtwn
3 out of 5
418 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $109 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)

"Great customer service, receptionist was helpfjl and friendly"…"

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtwn
Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
3.5 out of 5
101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $135 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"Complimentary cocktails. Atmosphere. Breakfast offerings"…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
Des Moines Marriott Downtown
3.5 out of 5
700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $139 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (661 reviews)

"Just a beautiful property and the staff was very eager to help."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Des Moines Marriott Downtown
Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
2.5 out of 5
929 3rd St, Des Moines, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $93 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"Very nice and clean would recommend to friends and family"…"

Reviewed on May 21, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
5001 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $94 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (668 reviews)

"Nice"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport
Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
3.5 out of 5
401 Locust St, Des Moines, IA
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The price is $109 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (612 reviews)

"They had a cute hunt for frogs game for Leap Day when we checked in. It was cute and fun. If we found a frog hidden in hotel, we got a free drink. Great location. Walked to dinner and also to Escape room. Very nice rooms. Very clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area
3 out of 5
1050 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA
The price is $113 per night
4/5Very Good! (932 reviews)
nice stay

"check in was great, shuttle was amazing, hotel was clean. The noise from the freeway is pretty loud."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area
Holiday Inn Express Des Moines
2.5 out of 5
1140 24th St, Des Moines, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $104 per night
4/5Very Good! (520 reviews)
very nice stay

"clean, comfortable, and very convenient. Good Breakfast and a good diner next door. Will return to this hotel next time we visit our son"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Des Moines
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines West Clive
2.5 out of 5
1390 Nw 118th St, Clive, IA
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The price is $63 per night
3.9/5Good! (991 reviews)

"Great place to stay! Very happy the pool was open."…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines West Clive
Sterling Hotel and Suites
3 out of 5
11428 Forest Ave, Clive, IA
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The price is $72 per night
3.5/5Good! (989 reviews)

"I love this property stay there whenever in the area and highly recommend the penthouse the biggest steal in town. The front desk staff is the best customer service I’ve seen in a long time and the maintenance and cleaning crew are also excellent. Look forward to my next visit."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Sterling Hotel and Suites
Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines
2 out of 5
1258 8th St, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $51 per night
3.1/5 (998 reviews)

"Location is good. Lots of places to eat & buy necessities. Couldn't get the water to warm up. Heater was loud. Room 210 has a very bright street light outside the window."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines
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About Des Moines Historic Hotels

Traveling to new places can be more than just going somewhere different on your trip, it can also be about taking in the history and culture of an area. An ideal way to get a sense of the city's culture is to learn about its history. Exploring landmarks or museums is a fine kick-off, but a stay in a Des Moines historic hotel can carry you back to another time period. Pack your luggage (you won't need a time machine) as your Des Moines landmark hotel awaits.

Grab Your Place in History

As soon as you pass through your Des Moines hotel's reception, you'll be whisked to the past. With their Victorian-style and addresses in the happening parts of Des Moines, you'll love the look and feel of these truly unique accommodations. Although these lodgings may be older, they have many of the up-to-date amenities that help you relax on your vacation. You will notice rooms furnished with a comfy bed, and about anything you may want for a marvelous getaway.

Once you've checked out your hotel, you can explore the art museums and famous landmarks to appreciate more of the Des Moines's culture. You can start your journey by visiting noteworthy places like Fort Des Moines Provisional Army Officer Training School and Terrace Hill. Both are a nice way to not only learnmore about Fort Des Moines Provisional Army Officer Training School, but also discover what other great adventures Des Moines offers. You can also go through Expedia's comment section. You may learn about recommendations on more things to do or an excellent place to eat. Additionally, the hotel's front desk may be able to direct you to some local favorites or their best-kept secrets in Des Moines

Your Des Moines Accommodation Is Waiting

Des Moines has 199 vintage hotels that exude the look and feel of another era. Some of these lodgings are where notable politicians may have stayed. You are certain to land a hotel with all the in-room amenities and the characteristics you wish for. Be sure to book your vintage hotel soon, or you could miss out on staying in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

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