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Compare 543 hotels close to Science Center of Iowa with room rates, reviews, and availability. Most hotels are fully refundable.

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $122 per night from Feb 6 to Feb 7
$122
per night
Feb 6 - Feb 7
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,053 reviews)
"5 star"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
Des Lux Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $151 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
$151
per night
Jan 30 - Jan 31
4.7/5 Exceptional! (1,029 reviews)
"Such a great place! An amazing & unique spot. Staff was wonderful, decor was perfectly funky, and the room was exquisite! There were only two minor hiccups. At checkin we were told that the hotel bar opened at 4PM and would stay open until 10-11PM. It was a Sunday evening, so that is perfectly acceptable. ..."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Des Lux Hotel
Stoney Creek Hotel Des Moines - Johnston
2.5 out of 5
7.6 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $95 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$95
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,036 reviews)
"Fun place to stay for families! Loved that our room had a built in fire place."

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Stoney Creek Hotel Des Moines - Johnston

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Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton
4.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $127 per night from Feb 12 to Feb 13
$127
per night
Feb 12 - Feb 13
4.7/5 Exceptional! (345 reviews)
"Friendly front desk staff"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2023

Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton
Adventureland Inn
2.5 out of 5
8 mi from Science Center of Iowa
The price is $114 per night from Feb 21 to Feb 22
$114
per night
Feb 21 - Feb 22
3.8/5 Good! (559 reviews)
"The only issue I had with my stay was that there were kids running around all hours of the night knocking on doors then taking off and being loud in Hallways! Which is more a parent issue but still was nerve racking!"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Adventureland Inn
La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines
2.5 out of 5
8.5 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $61 per night from Feb 6 to Feb 7
$61
per night
Feb 6 - Feb 7
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,045 reviews)
"This place is clean and comfortable."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines
SpringHill Suites Des Moines West
3 out of 5
9.7 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $96 per night from Feb 12 to Feb 13
$96
per night
Feb 12 - Feb 13
4.2/5 Very Good! (1,017 reviews)
"Nice property to stay at"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2023

SpringHill Suites Des Moines West
Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Des Moines West
2.5 out of 5
9.5 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $84 per night from Feb 23 to Feb 24
$84
per night
Feb 23 - Feb 24
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,041 reviews)
"not too far out of town for us visiting to get to our event, very quiet"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Des Moines West
Wildwood Lodge
3 out of 5
7.9 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $109 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
$109
per night
Jan 30 - Jan 31
4.7/5 Exceptional! (1,374 reviews)
Not a bad place to spend a weekend
"We had a basic get a way weekend trip. Overall it was calming, nice get away from home. Staff was friendly, respectful and attentive."

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Wildwood Lodge
Hilton Des Moines Downtown
3.5 out of 5
0.6 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $152 per night from Feb 10 to Feb 11
$152
per night
Feb 10 - Feb 11
4.5/5 Wonderful! (662 reviews)
"Located near Wells Fargo arena."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Hilton Des Moines Downtown
Hyatt Place Des Moines/Downtown
3 out of 5
0.4 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $104 per night from Feb 12 to Feb 13
$104
per night
Feb 12 - Feb 13
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,016 reviews)
"Great location and friendly front desk personnel! The room could use better cleaning- it was quite dusty."

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Hyatt Place Des Moines/Downtown
Surety Hotel
4 out of 5
0.3 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $159 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
$159
per night
Jan 31 - Feb 1
4.7/5 Exceptional! (356 reviews)
Great hotel!
"Loved the vibe at this hotel! Nice location downtown."

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Surety Hotel
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2 out of 5
3.3 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $60 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$60
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,023 reviews)
"check in very speedy. accommodation satisfactory. microwave and fridge great to have good parking"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
2.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $135 per night from Feb 9 to Feb 10
$135
per night
Feb 9 - Feb 10
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,005 reviews)
"good"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2022

Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown
Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek
3 out of 5
9.1 mi from Science Center of Iowa
Fully refundable
The price is $89 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
$89
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,023 reviews)
"Very clean hotel close to the mall. Breakfast was good and the pool was not too busy. Rooms were very clean and comfortable."

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2023

Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek
Element West Des Moines, a Marriott Hotel
3 out of 5
8.6 mi from Science Center of Iowa
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $116 per night from Feb 10 to Feb 11
$116
per night
Feb 10 - Feb 11
4.6/5 Exceptional! (404 reviews)
"Always comfortable and enjoyable"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2023

Element West Des Moines, a Marriott Hotel
Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines
3 out of 5
6.1 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $89 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
$89
per night
Jan 30 - Jan 31
3.4/5 (1,006 reviews)
"Disappointed large slide not working. Staff was very friendly but shorthanded to provide good service."

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines
Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines
3 out of 5
8.5 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $108 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$108
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
4.7/5 Exceptional! (1,014 reviews)
"We stayed for 2 days and the place was so clean pet friendly for my Zuma he enjoyed his stay as well! Everything including the pool area was so clean! Definitely coming back !"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines
Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel
3.5 out of 5
7.8 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $95 per night from Feb 4 to Feb 5
$95
per night
Feb 4 - Feb 5
4/5 Very Good! (1,005 reviews)
"Nice place, staff not overwhelmingly nice. Maybe angry they had to work on Christmas. There was no remote in our room, but we did not notice until bed time. I called the front desk and he paged maintenance, who did not answer so told him to forget it; did not want to wait up for someone to come. ..."

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022

Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel
Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Science Center of Iowa
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The price is $144 per night from Feb 3 to Feb 4
$144
per night
Feb 3 - Feb 4
4.2/5 Very Good! (888 reviews)
"Close to the Civic Center and parking. Bar area was nice. Bartender was very pleasant!!"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
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Science Center of Iowa hotels information

Number of reviews 17901
Accommodation 543 hotels
Lowest Price $60
Highest Price $159

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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Science Center of Iowa?

Science Center of Iowa is located in an area of Des Moines known for its lively festivals. If you're looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 141 hotels and other accommodations you'll find within a mile.

What's the best hotel to stay close to Science Center of Iowa?

Adjacent to Science Center of Iowa, Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Other good options close by include Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown and Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton.

Which popular hotels near Science Center of Iowa are known for their enhanced cleaning measures?

Des Lux Hotel, located just 12 minutes' walk from Science Center of Iowa, is a 3.5-star hotel offering property cleaning with disinfectant, linens washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F, and contactless check-out. A wallet-friendly option for your stay is Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center, a 2.5-star hotel that offers enhanced cleaning measures and is just a short 15-minute walk away. For more options to choose from, browse all properties near Science Center of Iowa with enhanced sanitizing practices.

How many hotels will I be able to find near Science Center of Iowa?

Expedia has 141 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from Science Center of Iowa.

If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Science Center of Iowa, will I receive a refund?

Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation's cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on "Search", then filter by "fully refundable" to get the best deals available near Science Center of Iowa.

Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Science Center of Iowa?

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What can I see and do near Science Center of Iowa?

Des Moines Art Center, Iowa Hall of Pride, and Pappajohn Sculpture Park feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. Walnut Street Bridge, Salisbury House, and Valley Junction are some of the notable landmarks to see in the area. You can check out the local talent at Hoyt Sherman Place, Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater, and The Temple for Performing Arts.

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