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Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020
Drake University is located in an area of Des Moines known for its lively festivals. Des Moines is home to 52 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.
Staying Near Drake University
Choose from 6 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Drake University, including these options:
- Holiday Inn Express Des Moines: With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
- Historic Des Moines Sherman Hill Apartment: Amenities in this guestroom include a kitchen and a fireplace. Our customers like its room size.
- For Work or Play Downtown is Just a Mile Away!: Amenities in this guestroom include a fireplace. Our customers like its comfortable beds and location.
Things to See and Do Near Drake University
After you've visited Drake University, you can explore the sights within a couple miles of the area.
Study the collections at Des Moines Art Center, World Food Prize Hall of Laureates, or Science Center of Iowa. Explore notable local landmarks like Terrace Hill, 801 Grand, and The Temple for Performing Arts. You can watch performances at Des Moines Community Playhouse, Hoyt Sherman Place, and Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater if you're interested in local theater.
Wells Fargo Arena and Iowa Events Center are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. Spend some time checking out Adventureland, which is 8.8 mi (14.1 km) from Drake University, or make a stop by Des Moines Civic Center, located 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.