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Featured Des Moines Independent Hotels

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Wildwood Lodge

Wildwood Lodge

11431 Forest Ave, Clive
    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.4 out of 5 (1,494 reviews)
    Lovely lodge in the city! What a wonderful place to stay, much nicer than a regular hotel room! This place has character! It … - 

    Wildwood Lodge$79

    Wildwood Lodge$79
    Sterling Hotel and Suites

    Sterling Hotel and Suites

    11428 Forest Ave, Clive
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       
      3.6 out of 5 (1,762 reviews)
      Convenient location to Drake, shopping & restauran This was definitely a convenient location for us. We had much to do while in the Des Moines area th … - 

      Sterling Hotel and Suites$67

      Sterling Hotel and Suites$67
      Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel

      Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel

      1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona
        3.5 out of 5.0
         
         
        4.6 out of 5 (397 reviews)
        Great hotrl Polite staff, easy check in and great cafe and restraint food! - 

        Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel$125

        Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel$125
        Des Lux Hotel

        Des Lux Hotel

        800 Locust St, Des Moines
          3.5 out of 5.0
           
           
          4.6 out of 5 (481 reviews)
          Fabulous! From check in, lovely bar, shuttle service downtown, breakfast with made to order eggs/omelettes an … - 

          Des Lux Hotel$193

          Des Lux Hotel$193
          Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Des Moines

          Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Des Moines

          5291 Stoney Creek Court, Johnston
            2.0 out of 5.0
             
             
            4.5 out of 5 (927 reviews)
            Good overall, neat decor, cozy, clean, nice amenities. Had a few minor issues. Desk chair height wa … - 

            Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Des Moines$80

            Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Des Moines$80
            Adventureland Inn

            Adventureland Inn

            3200 Adventureland Dr, Altoona
              2.5 out of 5.0
               
               
              4.0 out of 5 (138 reviews)
              Great place to take your family. My toddler really enjoyed the toddler pool area. Resturant in the … - 

              Adventureland Inn$99

              Adventureland Inn$99
              Colfax Inn

              Colfax Inn

              1402 N Walnut St, Colfax
                2.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 
                3.1 out of 5 (801 reviews)
                Place to sleep if traveling. Had been traveling needed place to sleep. Hotel is fine for this. Hotel rooms slightly run down, bu … - 

                Colfax Inn$48

                Colfax Inn$48
                Windsor Court

                Windsor Court

                6500 Hickman Rd, Windsor Heights
                  2.5 out of 5.0
                   
                   
                  3.3 out of 5 (34 reviews)
                  They switched things up and seemed like none of them had a set story of what was going on . But the … - 

                  Windsor Court$40

                  Windsor Court$40
                  My Place Hotel - Altoona/Des Moines, IA

                  My Place Hotel - Altoona/Des Moines, IA

                  2315 Adventureland Drive, Altoona
                    2.5 out of 5.0
                     
                     
                    4.4 out of 5 (14 reviews)
                    Nice new hotel Good large room that is close to restaurants and interstate. We stayed one night and it worked well … - 

                    My Place Hotel - Altoona/Des Moines, IA$85

                    My Place Hotel - Altoona/Des Moines, IA$85
                    Village Inn Motel Des Moines

                    Village Inn Motel Des Moines

                    1348 East Euclid Ave, Des Moines
                      2.0 out of 5.0
                       
                       
                      3.4 out of 5 (340 reviews)
                      Nice hotel, close to I-235. The staff was friendly and helped us get a cab. The rates were great! The hotel was easy to find an … - 

                      Village Inn Motel Des Moines$49

                      Village Inn Motel Des Moines$49
                      My Place Hotel-Ankeny/ Des Moines, IA

                      My Place Hotel-Ankeny/ Des Moines, IA

                      2506 SE Tones Drive, Ankeny
                        2.5 out of 5.0
                         
                         
                        4.7 out of 5 (12 reviews)
                        Great stay with a dog and grandson Wish the check in clerk had told us we could order a complimentary breakfast the night before and i … - 

                        My Place Hotel-Ankeny/ Des Moines, IA$89

                        My Place Hotel-Ankeny/ Des Moines, IA$89
                        Hotel Pattee

                        Hotel Pattee

                        1112 Willis Ave, Perry
                          3.0 out of 5.0
                           
                           
                          4.6 out of 5 (124 reviews)
                          I love staying at this hotel! We have stayed at the Hotel Pattee several times over the years. It is a unique and beautiful hotel … - 

                          Hotel Pattee$129

                          Hotel Pattee$129
                          Covered Bridge Inn

                          Covered Bridge Inn

                          1312 Cedar Bridge Rd., Winterset
                            2.5 out of 5.0
                             
                             
                            4.4 out of 5 (97 reviews)
                            So comfy Room and staff so comfy. Will recommend this place to everyone 💑 - 

                            Covered Bridge Inn$89

                            Covered Bridge Inn$89
                            Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Winterset, IA

                            Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Winterset, IA

                            1304 North 4th Avenue, Winterset
                              2.5 out of 5.0
                               
                               
                              4.2 out of 5 (100 reviews)
                              Nice hotel, Reservations Awful The hotel did not have our reservation. They were very busy and managed to get us in a room, but it … - 

                              Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Winterset, IA$100

                              Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Winterset, IA$100
                              Boulders Inn & Suites Polk City

                              Boulders Inn & Suites Polk City

                              300 Boulder Pointe, Polk City
                                2.5 out of 5.0
                                 
                                 
                                4.3 out of 5 (206 reviews)
                                Wonderful stay in a quiet little town On the plus side, Boulder Inn had a friendly staff, large rooms with very comfortable mattresses, l … - 

                                Boulders Inn & Suites Polk City$89

                                Boulders Inn & Suites Polk City$89
                                Cozy Rest Motel

                                Cozy Rest Motel

                                2316 Southeast 14th Street, Des Moines
                                  2.0 out of 5.0
                                   
                                   
                                  3.7 out of 5 (315 reviews)
                                  Unexpected surprise I had to book a hotel at the last minute and found this gem. I checked in after midnight and the gu … - 

                                  Cozy Rest Motel$60

                                  Cozy Rest Motel$60
                                  For Work or Play Downtown is Just a Mile Away!

                                  For Work or Play Downtown is Just a Mile Away!

                                  , Des Moines
                                     
                                     
                                    Budget Inn & Suites

                                    Budget Inn & Suites

                                    5220 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines
                                      2.0 out of 5.0
                                       
                                       
                                      1.7 out of 5 (26 reviews)
                                      Nice, clean room and wonderful staff People were very nice and we had no problems. The rooms were clean and the staff answered all quest … - 
                                      Broadway Motel

                                      Broadway Motel

                                      5100 Hubbell Avenue, Des Moines
                                        2.0 out of 5.0
                                         
                                         
                                        2.2 out of 5 (50 reviews)
                                        Not bad The rooms are in a little worse shape than other cheaper hotels I've stayed in (poorly patched wall … - 

                                        Broadway Motel $60

                                        Broadway Motel $60
                                        Historic Des Moines Sherman Hill Apartment

                                        Historic Des Moines Sherman Hill Apartment

                                        , Des Moines
                                           
                                           
                                          5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

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                                          Independent Des Moines Hotel Guide

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