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Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
2 out of 5
7655 Office Plaza Dr N, West Des Moines, IA, 50266
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The price is $60 per night from Dec 24 to Dec 25
$60
per night
Dec 24 - Dec 25
3.5/5 Good! (1,000 reviews)
Good Place to Stay
"I stated here on my way back home from a football game in Iowa City. Clean and comfortable. Good night’s rest for a reasonable price."

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2022

Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
Motel 6 Des Moines, IA - North
2 out of 5
4940 NE 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50313
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The price is $66 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
$66
per night
Dec 16 - Dec 17
2.5/5 (493 reviews)
"The room was clean and fairly well maintained but it’s not a new facility."

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2022

Motel 6 Des Moines, IA - North
Econo Lodge Urbandale-Northwest Des Moines
2.5 out of 5
10841 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA, 50322
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The price is $42 per night from Dec 31 to Jan 1
$42
per night
Dec 31 - Jan 1
2.7/5 (240 reviews)
"The Urbandale Econolodge is just fine. You get what you pay for. It isn't the best kept up property, but I never felt that it was unsafe or unsanitary. If you want a better quality stay, you need to be willing to pay a higher rate."

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2022

Econo Lodge Urbandale-Northwest Des Moines

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Red Roof Inn Des Moines
2 out of 5
5020 NE 14th St, Des Moines, IA, 50313
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The price is $62 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$62
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
3.2/5 (350 reviews)
"Great place for the price. Would recommend and return."

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2022

Red Roof Inn Des Moines
Motel 6 Altoona, IA - Des Moines East
2 out of 5
3225 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA, 50009
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The price is $64 per night from Dec 14 to Dec 15
$64
per night
Dec 14 - Dec 15
2.6/5 (999 reviews)
"More pillows need….extra pillows should be available No lock on door to enter back"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2022

Motel 6 Altoona, IA - Des Moines East
Studio 6 Altoona, IA - Des Moines East
2.5 out of 5
3225 Adventureland Drive, Altoona, IA, 50009
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The price is $59 per night from Dec 13 to Dec 14
$59
per night
Dec 13 - Dec 14
2.9/5 (35 reviews)
Stay
"It was very clean in my room"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2022

Studio 6 Altoona, IA - Des Moines East
Cozy Rest Motel
2 out of 5
2316 Southeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50320
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The price is $59 per night from Jan 1 to Jan 2
$59
per night
Jan 1 - Jan 2
3.8/5 Good! (506 reviews)
"Nice bathrooms, clean and affordable!"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2022

Cozy Rest Motel
Windsor Court
2.5 out of 5
6500 Hickman Rd, Windsor Heights, IA, 50324
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The price is $79 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$79
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
2.7/5 (142 reviews)
Was ok
"Was ok kind of scary enviorment"

Reviewed on May 17, 2022

Windsor Court
Super 8 by Wyndham Urbandale/Des Moines Area
2 out of 5
5900 Sutton Place, Urbandale, IA, 50322
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The price is $60 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$60
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
3.4/5 (270 reviews)
Sufficient for my needs.
"Comfortable."

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2022

Super 8 by Wyndham Urbandale/Des Moines Area
Palace Inn
2.5 out of 5
6215 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50313
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The price is $55 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$55
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
2.8/5 (21 reviews)
Sketchy, at best
"Definitely a back-alley hotel. Spend the extra $10 to stay somewhere else.. Not worth $60 a night."

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2021

Palace Inn
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Other property types in Des Moines

La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines

La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines

2.5 out of 5
1785 11th Street NW, Altoona, IA, 50009
4.5/5 Wonderful! (990 reviews)
Would stay here again
"The property is brand new in great condition, only had one towel in the room, and the desk had water stains on it, but the cleanest, but was a great property, would stay here again! The breakfast was awesome, full hot breakfast with lots of options. Staff were all very friendly and helpful!"

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2022

La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines
Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown

3.5 out of 5
101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA, 50309
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,002 reviews)
"The staff was great, there were a number of holes in the carpet and missing light bulbs. Just a little maintenance needed around the room."

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2022

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek

Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek

3 out of 5
295 64th Street, West Des Moines, IA, 50266
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,001 reviews)
"Love the breakfast!"

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2022

Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek
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Des Moines Motels information

Number of reviews 4056
Accommodation 12 Motels
Lowest Price $42
Highest Price $119

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Des Moines?
If you can’t find a motel in Des Moines, expand your search to find motels in the surrounding area or let us help you find something similar from more than 473 lodging options. Simply use our search tools to filter by nightly room rate or money-saving amenities such as free breakfast and free airport transportation.
What's it like to stay in a motel?
At many motels, you’ll often find a free parking spot and an outdoor pool. When you stay at a motel property, you’ll usually access your room directly from the parking lot. In the U.S., motels became more commonplace at the end of the 1940s with the popularity of car travel and road trips, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties.
What are the best motels in Des Moines?
Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA: Enjoy access to the snack bar/deli, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Motel 6 Des Moines, IA - North: Free WiFi, a snack bar/deli, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. Econo Lodge Urbandale-Northwest Des Moines: Enjoy access to the 24-hour business center, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking. Red Roof Inn Des Moines: Laundry facilities along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay. Cozy Rest Motel: Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
How many motels are there in Des Moines?
Expedia has 13 inexpensive motels in Des Moines.
What things can I to do in Des Moines?
Check out the area’s lively festivals and great live music while you’re sightseeing. Those visiting Des Moines love the theater scene and restaurants. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, Pappajohn Sculpture Park, and John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Blank Park Zoo, Adventureland, and Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park. Some historical places you might want to see include Walnut Street Bridge, World Food Prize Hall of Laureates, and The Temple for Performing Arts.
What's the seasonal weather like in Des Moines?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Des Moines to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 72°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 29°F. The snowiest months in Des Moines are January, March, February, and December, with each month seeing an average of 9 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Des Moines when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Des Moines to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Des Moines International Airport (DSM), which is located 4.1 mi (6.7 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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