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Des Moines, Iowa Hotel Guide

Once a sleepy agricultural town in the middle of corn country, Des Moines, Iowa, has grown to become a destination with a lot to offer travelers. With one eye on its historic roots and another on a modern future, this city has become a gem in the prairie, and a nice selection of hotels in Des Moines is ready to welcome travelers.

Sculpture and More

Take a stroll through the Pappajohn Sculpture Park to admire intricate sculpture designs that will intrigue you, and then head to the Des Moines Art Center for a view of some fantastic works. Visit the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates to find out about individuals who have done great work to enhance the world's food supply. Great Des Moines hotels are near the best attractions.


When it's time to partake of that food supply, grab some of the best BBQ, or sample all the cheese options. For a taste of Italy, the cuisine at Italian restaurants will not let you down. Stay near the Capitol building at one of the hotels in downtown Des Moines and explore the options in the city center.

Nature in the City

Blank Park Zoo is a moderately sized zoo with well-maintained grounds and a wide variety of animals calling it home. The Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden has been described as a walk inside a magazine cover. Reserve yourself a room at one of the hotels near Big Creek State Park and spend some time taking in this expansive state park on the north side of town that offers hiking, biking, boating, fishing, and winter sports. Gray's Lake Park and Waterworks Park are big city parks with wide-open spaces for you to enjoy.

Get set to start your Des Moines trip by booking a room at one of the cheap hotels in Des Moines that Travelocity can help you find. This shining little city is sure to be a pleasant surprise that will delight you and make lasting memories.

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Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport, Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Des Moines West, La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines, Stoney Creek Hotel Des Moines - Johnston, Wildwood Lodge, La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ankeny IA - Des Moines IA, Surety Hotel, Hotel Renovo, Adventureland Inn

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What are the top kid-friendly hotels in Des Moines?
Take some of the trials out of traveling with little ones by staying in a family-friendly Des Moines hotel. From thoughtful amenities to services that bring a smile, these properties feature perks that’ll help make your getaway go off without a hitch: Your entourage will love staying at Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown. A swimming pool and complimentary breakfast are just a few of the things that help make this place an attractive option. Comfy Studio Suite | Indoor Pool, Hot Tub is also a great choice. After a big day of sightseeing, come home to your cozy room and amenities like a swimming pool and complimentary breakfast.
Where can I find cheap hotels in Des Moines?
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How much does it cost to stay in a hotel in Des Moines?
The cheapest hotel in Des Moines is $49. This price was available within the past 7 days, for stays with a check-in date within the next year. Of course, the price you pay depends on your dates of travel, the length of your stay, and the hotel’s location. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.
How many hotels are in Des Moines?
There are 591 hotels in Des Moines on Travelocity.
What are the best hotels in Des Moines?
Des Moines has so many great hotels to choose from at Travelocity — and it’s so easy to find the perfect one. Just choose one of our popular pre-selected hotels with great reviews, or you can refine your search to build your ideal stay. Simply filter hotels based on price or star rating, or select properties with a pool, a hot tub, or a range of other amenities and pick the best place to stay in Des Moines for you!
When is the best time to visit Des Moines?
If you want the joy of a fun-filled trip in peak season, visit Des Moines during May, July and August. If you’d prefer the peace of off-season, book a stay during quieter months, such as November, December and January.
When is the cheapest time to stay in Des Moines?
Based on historic data is usually the cheapest month to visit Des Moines. However, we have incredible deals all year round, so we’re confident you’ll find a room in your budget whenever you choose to travel.
Are there any great family-friendly hotels in Des Moines?
There are multiple hotels in Des Moines that will please the whole family. Do you need adjoining rooms, babysitting services or a swimming pool? We’ve got you covered. Use our family filter to narrow your search down and use guest reviews to help you pick the perfect place for your next family trip to Des Moines. We have plenty of kid-friendly hotels in Des Moines to choose from on Travelocity!
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