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Ames Family Hotels

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Featured Ames Hotels

Choose from our child-friendly hotels in Ames for your next family holiday. Free Internet and Kids Stay and Eat Free at Holiday Inn. No matter what brings you and your family to Ames, there's a Holiday Inn® brand hotel that has something special to offer. All of our Ames family friendly hotels provide a distinct experience built to make your travels better. Work and play rarely mix this well. Free high-speed Internet access, meeting facilities and our service make business easy. But there's something about our hotels that will make you want to unwind and take some time for yourself. Maybe it's our family-friendly feel, our great restaurants and bars or just the inviting refreshment of a sparkling pool. No matter why you're visiting Ames, you'll be glad you are.

Latest Ames Hotel Reviews

Average Rating for Ames Hotel
(4.4 / 5) of 854 reviews
Enjoyed our stay while visiting our Grand-Daughter
By Navy Dude
We were in Ames IA to visit our Grand-Daughter who was preforming in a Spring music concert at Iowa State Univ. which by the way was fantastic as was your Hotel. [Less]
Great stay
By bajohnso
Stayed here for an AAU basketball tournament. They had rooms blocked off for our team so we were all together. The room was clean, the staff was very friendly and helpful. Great breakfast in the [More] morning. [Less]
Very nice leisure stay, very clean and updated
By JoshMelissa666
We were there to stay because our daughter had a Dance comp that weekend, everything was very clean and updated and the rooms were clean the bed was very comfortable and the towels were very nice. [More] The only complaint we may have is that there was way to much Chlorine in the pool and our girls were only able to swim for a short time. But overall it was a great staty. [Less]
Clean, quiet and comfortable
By MinneapolisMary
Very nice hotel, we travel thru Ankeny annually and always stay in this general area. [Less]
Excellent Location
By Sobes
Very easy access off interstate Close to restaurants and businesses [Less]
April Ankeny
By BasketballTeamDad7
Hotel was clean, updated, warm, and very accommodating. Rooms were comfy, beds allowed a great nights rest. Every staff member smiled, were very attentive and a couple went out of their way to make [More] our stay a memorable one. [Less]
Great nights stay in Ames
By CycloneParent
The hotel is very clean and close to the Iowa State campus. The staff is very friendly and we had a minor issue with our air conditioning that they took care of immediately. We will definitely stay [More] here again. [Less]
A really nice place full of really nice people
By ScrappyCy
Jarret was the manager i saw the most. He and his staff were just outstanding in the friendliness department. There was always a greeting. Coffee pots and creamers were always available. A member of [More] the staff even stopped by our large meeting room before he left at the end of his shift to see if he could do anything for us before he left. Our waitress was such a sweetheart and our housekeeper took the time to leave us a thank you note for the one we left for her.. We had booked two rooms for the 4 members of our group and we all had sweet chocolate greetings for us in our rooms... a really nice little touch.. My one and only suggestion would be having step in showers available in some rooms. I know people who love to enjoy the luxury of a bath when they are staying at a hotel, but ,as I get older, I find I appreciate the ease of a step in shower.. [Less]
We only have 1 cook.
By desilu12
We went to the restaurant for dinner, but we were greeted in the totally empty diner by a waitress who told us "We only have one cook, so if all 6 of you want to order please understand it will take [More] a lot of time". This is the only time any of us ever heard anything like this at a Holiday Inn, and this will hopefully be the most ridiculous comment by any staff member anywhere that we ever hear. Based on her evaluation of her cook's abilities, we felt eating here would be a poor decision, so we had to change our plan, and dine elsewhere. Other than this one blemish it was a good stay, but I will remember this always.. [Less]

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