Get an overview of this hotel3-star Art Deco hotel near Blank Park Zoo

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
Business center

Location

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Blank Park Zoo, Fort Des Moines Museum, and A. H. Blank Golf Course. Southridge Mall is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with an indoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a snack bar/deli. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle. Other amenities include a conference center, coffee/tea in a common area, and a business center.

Room Amenities

All 140 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.

 Guest Highlights

Our Guests Love
  • Good location
  • Proximity to airport
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms
  • Guestroom size
  • Overall room comfort
Our Guests Note
  • WiFi could've been better

Ramada Hotel Des Moines Airport

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Ramada Hotel Des Moines Airport provides a waterslide and a fitness center. The hotel offers a snack bar/deli. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 10000 square feet (929 square meters) include a conference center. This Art Deco hotel also offers gift shops/newsstands, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services. An area shuttle within 5.00 mi and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) are complimentary for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in November 2016.

Ramada Hotel Des Moines Airport is a smoke-free property.

  • Free airport transportation 
  • Total number of rooms - 140 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Waterslide 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Year Built 1974 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge), Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 9 AM.

Big Al's BBQ Bar & Grill - This restaurant specializes in barbecue and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a waterslide, an indoor pool, and a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at 6 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10 per night.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25.00 per pet, per night
  • 2 per room

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Magnuson Hotel Moines Airport
  • Magnuson Moines Airport
  • Ramada Hotel Moines Airport
  • Ramada Moines Airport
  • Ramada Des Moines Airport Iowa
  • Ramada

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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