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Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area, an IHG Hotel

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, laptop workspace
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area, an IHG Hotel

3.0 star property

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Laundry
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
1050 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA, 50314

Explore the area

  • AirportDes Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.)9 min drive
  • Popular LocationLiving History Farms12 min drive
  • Popular LocationAdventureland14 min drive
  • Popular LocationJordan Creek Town Center15 min drive

About this area

Des Moines

Located in Des Moines, Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area, an IHG Hotel is in the city center. Hoyt Sherman Place is a cultural highlight and some of the area's popular attractions include Blank Park Zoo and Iowa State Fairgrounds. Check out an event or a game at Wells Fargo Arena, and consider making time for Adventureland, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Veterans Memorial Auditorium - 7 min walk
  • Wells Fargo Arena - 9 min walk
  • Living History Farms - 12 min drive
  • Adventureland - 14 min drive
  • Jordan Creek Town Center - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Des Moines International Airport (DSM) - 9 min drive


  • Genevieve Restaurant – Restaurant with a bar offering American cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.
  • Cityscape Lounge – Lobby lounge offering American cuisine. Serves dinner daily, happy hour available.

About this property

Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area, an IHG Hotel

An indoor pool, a restaurant, and a fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 251 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Other amenities available to guests include refrigerators, microwaves, and room service.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
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