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4 Bedroom, Sleeps 10, Heart of Beaverdale CLEAN, Room to spread out
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This family-friendly Des Moines vacation home is located in Beaverdale, within 3 mi (5 km) of Waveland Municipal Golf Course and Drake University. Merle Hay ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (59 reviews)
Warm and welcoming home.

"This home is so comfortable and lovely. We had the best time and the house had everything we needed plus so much more! Leslie was so great to communicate with and we would definitely recommend anyone to stay here."…"

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

4 Bedroom, Sleeps 10, Heart of Beaverdale CLEAN, Room to spread out
Large Brick Ranch Home with a 3 BR Option to Rent on Quiet, Private, Deadend St.
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Situated in West Des Moines, this vacation home is within a 15-minute walk of Val Air Ballroom and Valley Junction. Des Moines Art Center and Raccoon River Park ...

Large Brick Ranch Home with a 3 BR Option to Rent on Quiet, Private, Deadend St.
Cozy Home is the Heart of Des Moines
The price is $85 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3

Situated in Urbandale, this vacation home is 1.2 mi (2 km) from Buccaneer Arena and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Drake University. Waveland Municipal Golf Course and ...

5/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)
pleased with my stay

"this place is a great place with a good location."…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2020

Cozy Home is the Heart of Des Moines
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Charming Victorian Home Near Downtown
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Situated in Des Moines, this historic vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of The Wallace Centers of Iowa: Wallace House and Drake University. Wells Fargo Arena ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Very nice place

"No complaints except draftiness of windows"…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2021

Charming Victorian Home Near Downtown
4 Bedroom 2 Bath House - Walking Distance to Gray's Lake - Near Downtown
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Situated in Des Moines, this vacation home is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Polk County Courthouse and within 3 mi (5 km) of Wells Fargo Arena and Des Moines Civic Center. ...

3.9/5Very Good! (11 reviews)
Great place if you are in town for the City.

"Everything about the experience, from reservation to check-out was great! Owner maintained clear communications through the entire process. Location is fantastic. Easy to find, central location, easy access for shopping and cuisine. The only slight negative is that the property is a bit more dated ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

4 Bedroom 2 Bath House - Walking Distance to Gray's Lake - Near Downtown
Adorable Bungalow - Centrally Located
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Located in Waveland Park, this vacation home is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Waveland Municipal Golf Course and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Drake University. Des Moines Community ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Awesome

"The house was darling, enjoyed my stay. Property owner was awesome as well. Would definitely stay at this house again!!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

Adorable Bungalow - Centrally Located
Large Modern 4 Bedroom Home Downtown
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Located in North of Grand, this historic vacation home is within 2 mi (3 km) of Terrace Hill, Hoyt Sherman Place, and Drake University. Wells Fargo Arena and ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Girls Weekend

"This home is on point! Clean, comfy, darling and was just perfect for our 6 person getaway! Thanks so much!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

Large Modern 4 Bedroom Home Downtown
Gorgeous Home With Sauna Sleeps 7
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Located in North of Grand, this vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of Des Moines Community Playhouse and Drake University. Wells Fargo Arena and Hoyt Sherman ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
GREAT PLACE

"We really enjoyed the stay here. It was conveniently located to downtown and accommodations was fantastic. Will defiantly book again when we come to the Des Moines area."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Gorgeous Home With Sauna Sleeps 7
Comfortable Stay Downtown Near Sculpture Park
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Located in Downtown Des Moines, this vacation home is within a 5-minute walk of The Wallace Centers of Iowa: Wallace House and Hoyt Sherman Place. Wells Fargo ...

Comfortable Stay Downtown Near Sculpture Park
Acreage InTown 4 BR, 2 Bath 2,300 sq ft (half house option) w/pool, gym + Sports
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Situated in Urbandale, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of Pump It Up, Jordan Creek Town Center, and Mercy Medical Center West Lakes. UnityPoint Health ...

Acreage InTown 4 BR, 2 Bath 2,300 sq ft (half house option) w/pool, gym + Sports
Charming 4 Bedroom Home With Beautiful Backyard
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Located in North of Grand, this vacation home is within 2 mi (3 km) of Des Moines Community Playhouse, Drake University, and Hoyt Sherman Place. Wells Fargo ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
North of Grand

"Excellent location for my needs (father at Mercy Hospital) - needing to be close to hospital. Backyard (fenced in) was a Godsend with 20 degree temps. Jackie was great to communicate with😊"…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Charming 4 Bedroom Home With Beautiful Backyard
Old Farm House located in the country and only 15 minutes to Jordon Creek Mall.
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Situated in a rural location, this vacation home is within 9 mi (15 km) of West Glen Town Center, West Grand Golf, and Walnut Woods State Park. MercyOne Mills ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Very clean nice little house

"Easy rental exactly as described"…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

Old Farm House located in the country and only 15 minutes to Jordon Creek Mall.
Cozy Home With 4 Bedroom in Urbandale
The price is $179 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9

Situated in Urbandale, this vacation home is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Pump It Up and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Mercy Medical Center West Lakes. Living History Farms and ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (26 reviews)
Perfect for our needs

"This was our second time staying here. The space was exactly what we needed."…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Cozy Home With 4 Bedroom in Urbandale
New! Luxe Countryside Lodge Steps to Raccoon River
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Located on a river, this family-friendly vacation home is 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from Penoach Winery and 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from Brenton Arboretum. M2B Raceway and Sky ...

5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Relax with views

"We had a great time. The house is beautiful! Great communication. Clean, beautifully furnished. Can't wait to stay again in warmer weather to enjoy the outdoors amenities!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

New! Luxe Countryside Lodge Steps to Raccoon River
This House is in a Quiet Neighborhood Near Major Attractions
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Situated in Pleasant Hill, this vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of Copper Creek Golf Course, Iowa State Fairgrounds, and Toad Valley Golf Course. Sleepy ...

5/5Exceptional! (26 reviews)
Taken care of

"We came into town on Thursday after the land hurricane came through on Monday. Andrew did a great job of communicate the power situation to us and doing his best to accommodate us. He did refund us a nights stay seeing as the power was still not on and we ended up somewhere else for the night. We ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

This House is in a Quiet Neighborhood Near Major Attractions
Racoon River Retreat: Indoor Pool & Outdoor Fun!
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Located in a rural location, this family-friendly vacation home is 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from Penoach Winery and 8.3 mi (13.4 km) from Brenton Arboretum. M2B Raceway ...

5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Relaxing getaway

"Property was just what we needed to getaway and relax for a long weekend. Spacious living space and amazing pool. Property owner was incredibly hospitable and easy to communicate with."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2021

Racoon River Retreat: Indoor Pool & Outdoor Fun!
Gorgeous Industrial Loft with Open Concept
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Situated in Des Moines, this vacation home is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Margo Frankel Woods State Park and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Woodland Hills Golf Course. Broadlawns ...

Gorgeous Industrial Loft with Open Concept
Cozy Apartment With Nice View
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Located in the heart of Des Moines, this vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of Broadlawns Medical Center and Drake University. Wells Fargo Arena and Hoyt Sherman ...

Cozy Apartment With Nice View
Adorable Bungalow Close to Drake
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Located in Beaverdale, this vacation home is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Waveland Municipal Golf Course and within 3 mi (5 km) of Drake University and Hoyt Sherman ...

Adorable Bungalow Close to Drake
Contemporary Homestead Retreat
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Located in a rural location, this family-friendly vacation home is within 6 mi (10 km) of MercyOne Carlisle Family Medicine, Easter Lake Beach, and Southridge ...

Contemporary Homestead Retreat
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Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines

Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines

3 out of 5
5505 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA
The price is $85 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.7/5Exceptional! (977 reviews)

"Staff was friendly and helpful. They provide two meals a day."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2021

Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines
Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive

Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive

3 out of 5
7060 Lake Dr, West Des Moines, IA
The price is $80 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (939 reviews)

"The staff was Very friendly, helpful, and caring. They helped us in anyway needed and were quick, efficient, professional, and proactive with whatever we asked from them."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2021

Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive
Woodspring Suites  West Des Moines

Woodspring Suites West Des Moines

2.5 out of 5
7255 LAKE DRIVE, West Des Moines, IA
The price is $76 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
3.8/5Good! (17 reviews)
Ok for what I needed

"My only complaint was I had stayed at a different Woodspring Suites and this one had me sign a form stating if I left any trash in the room I would be charged a cleaning fee of I think 50 bucks or somwhere close. I didn't leave any trash so no fee just found it odd that for a one night stay they ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Woodspring Suites West Des Moines
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Booking Tips to Find the Best West Des Moines Vacation Homes


How much does it cost to rent a vacation home in West Des Moines?

You can find incredible West Des Moines vacation homes for all types of budgets: between $76 and $179 per night. The more amenities the rental has, and its proximity to popular places, the higher the price.


What is the best time to stay in a vacation home in West Des Moines?

If you are looking for a great deal on your vacation home in West Des Moines, consider visiting in , when prices are usually cheaper.


How many vacation homes are available for rent in West Des Moines?

There are 24 rental houses to choose from for your trip. You’ll find holiday homes located throughout the city, near sightseeing spots, and close to local nature areas.


How do I find the best deal for a vacation home in West Des Moines?

Begin by entering your trip dates to see what type of West Des Moines rental houses are available. Use the map to zoom closer into the areas or zoom out to include more locations. Use the filters on the left side of your search results to narrow down by star rating, price, number of bedrooms, amenities, and more—Expedia makes it easy to score the best deal for your budget.


Why should I rent a vacation home in West Des Moines?

Booking West Des Moines vacation home rentals is the perfect way to spend a vacation because of the privacy, variety of amenities, and comfort you’ll have in your own space.


What amenities are available in a private vacation home?

When thinking about what you want in your West Des Moines rental house, dream big! Depending on your budget and the area, you’ll find amenities like a private pool, hot tub, free parking, fully-equipped kitchen, in-home washer and dryer, Wi-Fi, and a beautiful view or easy access to local sightseeing spots. You can even filter your search results by accessibility to ensure that everyone in your party will be comfortable.


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Some accommodations are free to cancel and refundable if done so by a specific date, while others may be non-refundable. To make sure that you can get your money back on cancellations, use the “free cancellation” filter during your search. Contact our customer service portal if you need help.

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