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Wildwood Lodge
3 out of 5
11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA
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4.5/5Wonderful! (2,814 reviews)

"So Nice We Stayed Twice! We roomed here on two separate occasions over the course of a month as we relocated from the Midwest to the West Coast. The hotel is thematically decorated with vintage fishing/ wildlife/ camp furnishings with a twist of Native American motifs and imagery (sometimes problematic). ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Wildwood Lodge
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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$64
per night
Mar 29 - Mar 30
3.9/5Good! (1,478 reviews)

"While driving home with our dog, at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, my wife and I found this property to be exemplary. I called in advance of our stay; where they assured me that our room had been cleaned thoroughly and that maid service would not be available until after we checked out for ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 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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$59
per night
Mar 30 - Mar 31
3.6/5Good! (2,074 reviews)

"We wish you had these sites everywhere we travel, we just love them, your staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly, they make us feel like we're right at home!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Sterling Hotel and Suites
Motel 6 Des Moines West
2 out of 5
7655 Office Plaza Dr N, West Des Moines, IA
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$44
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.4/5Good! (1,204 reviews)

"The hotel was the nicest motel 6 I’ve stayed in. The staff was excellent. Great location. The heater in my room didn’t work."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Motel 6 Des Moines West
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites - Des Moines/Merle Hays Road
2 out of 5
4755 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA
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$49
per night
Apr 27 - Apr 28
3.6/5Good! (1,006 reviews)

"The room was beautiful i loved the way it was decorated, the bed was super comfortable and the shower was amazing hot water and great water pressure"…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites - Des Moines/Merle Hays Road
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Urbandale/Des Moines
2 out of 5
8711 Plum Dr, Urbandale, IA
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$60
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8
4.1/5Very Good! (1,493 reviews)

"The room was clean and in good order. Good deal from the price."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Urbandale/Des Moines
Staybridge Suites West Des Moines
3 out of 5
6905 Lake Dr, West Des Moines, IA
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$104
per night
Mar 31 - Apr 1
4.4/5Excellent! (260 reviews)

"Clean room, nice pool and hot tub, wonderful breakfast"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Staybridge Suites West Des Moines
Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines
3 out of 5
5505 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA
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$76
per night
Apr 2 - Apr 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (898 reviews)

"Great location, friendly staff and clean facilities."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines
Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona
2 out of 5
3225 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$50
per night
Mar 29 - Mar 30
2.7/5 (759 reviews)

"Only thing missing was shampoo, as it seems many hotels are now doing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona
Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1450 NW 118th Street, Clive, IA
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$72
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
4.2/5Very Good! (471 reviews)

"We stayed here because we have really liked the previous Best Western Plus hotels that we have stayed at. This one was just a little less fantastic. The TV in the first room they gave us didn't work. They mived us to another one where the TV worked, but the water just barely dribbled out of the bathroom ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn & Suites
AmericInn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines
2.5 out of 5
5050 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA
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$60
per night
Mar 29 - Mar 30
3.8/5Good! (395 reviews)

"Convenient, clean, quiet, comfortable. Attentive, helpful and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

AmericInn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines
Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
2.5 out of 5
929 3rd St, Des Moines, IA
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$84
per night
Apr 19 - Apr 20
4.2/5Very Good! (1,063 reviews)

"Our family liked the convenience of being able to walk to the Wells Fargo Arena."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines
3 out of 5
5000 Merle Hay Rd, Urbandale, IA
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3.7/5Good! (1,149 reviews)

"The only thing this hotel has going for them is the pool area. the rooms need a lot of attention."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines
Quality Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
5231 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA
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$62
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
3.5/5Good! (438 reviews)

"Very helpful staff and incredibly clean and beautiful room and nice accommodations was very pleased with my stay"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport
Days Inn by Wyndham Ankeny - Des Moines
2 out of 5
105 Ne Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA
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$63
per night
Mar 29 - Mar 30
3/5 (520 reviews)

"The structure is pretty basic, reminiscent of a barracks. However it met my needs, which was just a place to stay for one night. After arriving I suspected the road noise from I35 would keep me awake but that was not a problem."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Days Inn by Wyndham Ankeny - Des Moines
Covered Bridge Inn
2.5 out of 5
1312 Cedar Bridge Rd., Winterset, IA
$79
per night
Mar 29 - Mar 30
4.5/5Wonderful! (215 reviews)

"I had a great stay at the Covered Bridge Inn. Really hospitable and excellent service. Clean, perfect location, and the owner was really happy to help with everything I needed. Would definitely recommend staying here."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Covered Bridge Inn
Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines
2 out of 5
1258 8th St, West Des Moines, IA
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$51
per night
Mar 29 - Mar 30
3.2/5 (1,570 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
Sleep Inn & Suites Pleasant Hill - Des Moines
2.5 out of 5
5850 Morning Star Ct, Pleasant Hill, IA
Free Cancellation
$80
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
4.2/5Very Good! (251 reviews)

"Very clean atmosphere and felt welcome to be there"…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Sleep Inn & Suites Pleasant Hill - Des Moines
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Des Moines Pet-Friendly Hotels Information

Searching for an escape to Des Moines with your cat or dog? Frolic with your furry friend at one of 61 pet-friendly hotels or accommodations.

Planning Your Trip to Des Moines

Want to know the area's seasonal weather averages? Arrange some outings with this information about the climate.

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 56°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 14°F
  • April-June: the average is 85°F during the day and 35°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 86°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 69°F as the daytime average and 15°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Des Moines is 36.02 inches

Exploring Des Moines with Your Pet

Known for its sports, Des Moines has lots to offer visitors including its festivals, live music, and theaters. See the local sights and visit top attractions like Science Center of Iowa and Wells Fargo Arena. While you're there, make sure you don't miss Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden and Iowa State Capitol Building. If you need some supplies for your animal companion, stop at Aqualand Pets Plus, Paw Pro's In Home Pet Care, or Exotic Aquariums and Pets.

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