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About our Hotel

Location: Downtown/City Center

  • Location: Downtown/City Center
  • Closest City: AMES
  • Distance From Hotel: 3.0MI
  • Local time zone: GMT-06:00

Check In: 3:00 PM Check Out: 11:00 AM

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age: 21
  • Late checkout available

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  • American Express
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Accessibility

Accessibility

  • Number of Rooms:3
  • Parking
  • Service Animals Allowed

Languages

Languages

  1. English

Parking

Parking

  • Number of parking spaces:82
  • Car Parking Available
  • Des Moines International Airport Shuttle Service via Executive Express Shuttle 888.522.9899

Internet

Standard Internet Service

Standard Internet service is free for all guests
Wireless Internet available in Standard Rooms,Executive Rooms,Suites,Business Center,Public Areas
Wired Internet available in Standard Rooms,Executive Rooms,Suites,Business Center,Public Areas

Facility

Facility

  • Total number of rooms:74
  • Total number of suites:17
  • Total number of rooms with only one bed:25
  • Total number of rooms with only double beds:49
  • Total number of non-smoking rooms:68
  • Total number of rooms for the physically challenged:3
  • Interior corridor
  • Total number of floors:3

When you arrive in the heart of Iowa, you will find that we are conveniently located just off I-35 near an array of attractions and businesses.

Our hotel's friendly staff, accommodations and amenities provide an unbeatable experience at a great value for corporate and leisure travelers visiting Ames. We also offer shuttle service to DSM International Airport via Executive Express.

Because our hotel is closely located to ISU and Jack Trice Stadium, football fans love
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When you arrive in the heart of Iowa, you will find that we are conveniently located just off I-35 near an array of attractions and businesses.

Our hotel's friendly staff, accommodations and amenities provide an unbeatable experience at a great value for corporate and leisure travelers visiting Ames. We also offer shuttle service to DSM International Airport via Executive Express.

Because our hotel is closely located to ISU and Jack Trice Stadium, football fans love to stay with us when cheering on their beloved Cyclones. We're also just minutes away from the Hilton Coliseum and the breathtaking Reiman Gardens.

Business guests also benefit from staying just minutes from a number of corporate and government offices including 3M, APHIS, Barilla, BASF, Danfoss, HACH, Mary Greeley Medical Center, NVSL, Siemens and USDA. We also serve as the home for participants of ISU events, All Iowa Attack, All State Music Festival, Iowa Games, NCAA events, and Special Olympics.

Our rooms include free high-speed Internet access, HD cable television and a microwave and refrigerator. You can also relax in the indoor, heated pool or burn off calories in our well-equipped fitness center. Every morning you can fill up on coffee, fruits, breads, hot entrees and our signature cinnamon rolls, via our complimentary Express Start Breakfast Bar. Come "Stay Smart" with us.

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Features
Our hotel's proximity to Iowa State University gives Cyclones fans quick and easy access to Jack Trice Stadium and the Hilton Coliseum, while also offering the best in accommodations and amenities.
Announcements
December 2014, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames launched a comprehensive improvement program focusing on the exterior/interior of the hotel, including updating the guest rooms, lobby, Business
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Announcements
December 2014, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames launched a comprehensive improvement program focusing on the exterior/interior of the hotel, including updating the guest rooms, lobby, Business center, meeting room and dining area. Completion will be over March 2015. During this time, we continue to dedicate ourselves in providing excellent service.
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Guest Reviews

Rated 4.2 out of 5 by 128 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by clean safe courteous the staff was helpful. the hotel was clean and the environment was safe December 24, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Great hotel, clean and comfortable. Hope to stay there again someday! Clean, quiet and comfortable, great rate, especially rate on Hotwire! December 22, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Comfortable bed, clean and silent room I've stayed in Ames a few times in a few hotels. Holiday Inn Express is the best hands down in terms of cleanliness. silent and peaceful rooms, comfortable bed. December 18, 2014
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Hotel Exterior Enjoy a play at Stephens Auditorium! Hotel Lobby Front Desk Visit Beautiful Reiman Gardens Hotel Exterior Jack Trice Stadium Veenker Memorial Golf Course
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