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Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines
3 out of 5
5505 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $80 per night
2.21 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (912 reviews)

"Great location, friendly staff and clean facilities."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines
Residence Inn by Marriott Des Moines West
3 out of 5
160 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $89 per night
2.2 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (204 reviews)

"Beautiful property. Great location if you don’t want to drive anywhere. Lots to do. My only complaint was the pool and hot tub, the chemicals in were very high. Eyes started burning when you walked in area"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Des Moines West
Motel 6 Des Moines West
2 out of 5
7655 Office Plaza Dr N, West Des Moines, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $45 per night
1.79 mi from city center
3.4/5Good! (1,226 reviews)

"Friendly.... clean... close to McDonald's... good price..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2020

Motel 6 Des Moines West
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Des Moines West/Jordan Creek
3 out of 5
125 South 68th Street, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $92 per night
2.05 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (360 reviews)
Outstanding Customer Service and Comfort!

"This place was amazing! Staff was so accommodating, friendly and willing to go above and beyond! The breakfast tasted great, good selection, cheerful staff, always stocked. Room was clean, had everything we needed. My request was for 1st floor and I got it! They let me check in early as well! I could ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Des Moines West/Jordan Creek
West Des Moines Marriott
3.5 out of 5
1250 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $109 per night
1.66 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (1,091 reviews)

"Staff was very friendly and the room was very clean."…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

West Des Moines Marriott
Homewood Suites by Hilton West Des Moines/SW Mall Area
3 out of 5
6620 Stagecoach Dr, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $99 per night
2.52 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (245 reviews)

"Patio with firepit was great and very unexpected! Also, the full size fridge was great!"…"

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton West Des Moines/SW Mall Area
Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines West
3 out of 5
205 South 64th Street, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $104 per night
1.96 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (436 reviews)

"The location of the property was close to restaurants and other services."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines West
Hampton Inn & Suites West Des Moines/SW Mall Area
2.5 out of 5
6160 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $79 per night
2.42 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (337 reviews)

"Great service."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites West Des Moines/SW Mall Area
Holiday Inn Express & Suites West Des Moines - Jordan Creek
2.5 out of 5
240 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA
Free Cancellation
The price is $94 per night
2.16 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (399 reviews)

"Breakfast sucked for $100/night could be a little more"…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Holiday Inn Express & Suites West Des Moines - Jordan Creek
Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines
2 out of 5
1258 8th St, West Des Moines, IA
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The price is $46 per night
3.3 mi from city center
3.2/5 (1,583 reviews)

"Location is good. Lots of places to eat & buy necessities. Couldn't get the water to warm up. Heater was loud. Room 210 has a very bright street light outside the window."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

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Visiting West Des Moines

Families will find kid-friendly activities in West Des Moines, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, top-notch restaurants, and riverfront. This city also attracts tourists with its theaters, sporting events, and live music. Around the area, top sights include Des Moines Art Center, Salisbury House, and Science Center of Iowa.

  • You'll find 147 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Des Moines
  • The closest major airport is in Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.), 7.8 mi (12.6 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in West Des Moines

The city is well known for its theaters and live music, and Jordan House is a local cultural venue. Shopping is one of the favorite things to do, so consider an excursion to Valley West Mall, Jordan Creek Town Center, and West Glen Town Center. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Valley Stadium and Val Air Ballroom.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 24 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in West Des Moines. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Element West Des Moines - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with an in-room kitchenette. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and comfortable rooms.
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton West Des Moines/SW Mall Area - Our customers like the quiet location and room size at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with an in-room kitchen.
  • Sleep Inn & Suites West Des Moines near Jordan Creek - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and overall condition.

Popular places to visit outside the city include Des Moines Art Center, located 5 mi (8 km) from the heart of the city, and Salisbury House, which is 5.5 mi/8.9 km away.

Dressing for West Des Moines

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 56°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 14°F
  • From April to June, the average is 85°F during the day and 35°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 86°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 69°F as the daytime average and 15°F as the nighttime average
  • About 35.98 inches of rain falls on West Des Moines each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 84°F, while January and December are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 17°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in West Des Moines?
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Des Moines West/Jordan Creek is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. It is located a short 15-minute walk from Jordan Creek Town Center. Reviews from our site also recommend Holiday Inn Express & Suites West Des Moines - Jordan Creek and Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in West Des Moines, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review top deals in West Des Moines.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to West Des Moines?
For additional details about updating your trip to West Des Moines or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in West Des Moines?
Based on reviews, Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Motel 6 Des Moines West and Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines.
What's the best accommodation when traveling with kids to West Des Moines?
Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive is another good choice for your stay with the kids. Attractions in the area like Adventureland and Iowa State Fairgrounds are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a couple visiting West Des Moines?
Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines West is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines and West Des Moines Marriott.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in West Des Moines?
Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and an indoor pool for its human guests. Other good choices to stay with your pet include Sleep Inn & Suites West Des Moines near Jordan Creek and Extended Stay America - Des Moines - West Des Moines.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Jordan Creek Town Center?
Adjacent to Jordan Creek Town Center, Holiday Inn Express & Suites West Des Moines - Jordan Creek 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 Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek and TownePlace Suites by Marriott Des Moines West/Jordan Creek.
What about the best place to stay close to Valley West Mall?
One of the top choices for your stay is Extended Stay America - Des Moines - West Des Moines, located a short 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Valley West Mall, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Wildwood Lodge and Sterling Hotel and Suites are other good choices within a few miles.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in West Des Moines?
Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines is a favorite 3-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring an outdoor pool and an indoor pool.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in West Des Moines?
Hampton Inn & Suites West Des Moines/SW Mall Area is a hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Visit West Grand Golf or Willow Creek Golf Club to perfect your golf swing.
What are some accommodations with pools in West Des Moines?
Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines is a top hotel with an indoor pool, free breakfast, and a restaurant. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include West Des Moines Marriott and Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive.

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