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Iowa House Historic Inn near Campus
3 out of 5
0.5 mi from Iowa State University
The price is $94 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (299 reviews)
Enjoyable Stay

"Very well decorated. GREAT breakfast, cooked to order!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Iowa House Historic Inn near Campus
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0.7 mi from Iowa State University
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5/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Great weekend!

"Nice, clean property. Very accurately listed. You’re smack dab in the middle of campus town, so there are a couple of houses with college in the neighborhood aged kids entertaining themselves in their yards, but nothing crazy."…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

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Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
3 out of 5
1.7 mi from Iowa State University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $75 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (995 reviews)

"Outdated rooms. Sad they had an amazing restaurant offering room service only Due to Covid, but couldn’t order breakfast-no kitchen staff til after 11:( Nice pool and hot tub-needs updating too. Hot tub was so loud you couldn’t even hold a conversation in there."…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
1.8 mi from Iowa State University
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The price is $76 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (491 reviews)

"Clean room and very quiet. Friendly staff. Breakfast was sparse due to Covid concerns."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites
The Modern Flats of Ames
3.5 out of 5
1.4 mi from Iowa State University
The price is $77 per night
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)

"The actual apartment is awesome with lots of amenities, but check-in is confusing with the keycafe. Then to check out was even worse as the fab on my key didn't work...I tried to get assistance at the main building and they said they'd take care of it...which they didn't. Hours later, after check ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2019

The Modern Flats of Ames
Radisson Ames Conference Center at ISU
3 out of 5
1.9 mi from Iowa State University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $88 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (470 reviews)

"It's a nice hotel. We stayed during the COVID-19 stuff so no breakfast or pool but we expected that. Staff was pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Radisson Ames Conference Center at ISU
Hilton Garden Inn Ames
3 out of 5
1.2 mi from Iowa State University
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The price is $101 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (598 reviews)

"The hotel was easy to get to and appears to be in a newer area. Close to Iowa State University campus and off campus housing, but our stay was in June 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic, so things were pretty quiet. There were renovations in progress at the hotel, though the construction seemed to ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Ames
Convenient Comfort in Downtown Ames
0.8 mi from Iowa State University
The price is $125 per night
1/5 (1 review)
Not good

"This property felt like a funeral home with goodwill decorations. If it had been priced to reflect the accommodations i would have felt like there was some value. For the amount of the stay I could have stayed in an upscale hotel. Unfortunately this find was expensive and creepy."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Convenient Comfort in Downtown Ames
Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus
2.5 out of 5
1.3 mi from Iowa State University
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The price is $84 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (519 reviews)

"All measures required are being followed. Desk staff was wearing a mask and using gloves. A shield was up and a table placed in front of the counter to ensure distancing. Room was very clean. A grab and go bag was available upon checkout. We would definitely stay again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus
Comfort Inn & Suites near ISU Campus
2.5 out of 5
1.5 mi from Iowa State University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $89 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (88 reviews)

"We only stayed one night. It was clean & my family felt very comfortable,"…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites near ISU Campus
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Iowa State University is located in an area of Ames that travelers like for its sporting events. Ames is home to 24 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Iowa State University

Take your pick of these hotels and other accommodations, all within a mile of Iowa State University:

Things to See and Do Near Iowa State University

While you're in town visiting Iowa State University, you can discover the sights and attractions within just a few miles of the area.

Farm House Museum, Brunnier Art Museum, and Octagon Center for the Arts feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. Stopping by Hilton Coliseum, Veenker Memorial Golf Course, or Jack Trice Stadium is a fun way to see all the area has to offer.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to Stephens Auditorium and Iowa State Center. Spend some time checking out Reiman Gardens, which is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Iowa State University, or make a stop by Main Street Cultural District, located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Iowa State University?
Iowa State University is located in an area of Ames that travelers like for its sporting events. You’ll find 37 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
What's the best place to stay near Iowa State University?
Iowa House Historic Inn near Campus is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Iowa State University. Other good choices within 5 miles include Hilton Garden Inn Ames and Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Iowa State University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the best options available near Iowa State University.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Iowa State University?
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What can I see and do near Iowa State University?
You’ll want to browse the exhibits at Farm House Museum and Brunnier Art Museum. If you’re looking for something to do, plan a visit to Hilton Coliseum, Jack Trice Stadium, and Veenker Memorial Golf Course while you’re in the area. Stephens Auditorium and Iowa State Center are some sights worth a visit in the area.

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