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Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

1140 24th Street , Des Moines, Iowa 50311

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EXPRESS Start™ Breakfast
The real breakfast of champions? The kind that's included and waiting for you every morning. We've got a whole buffet full of offerings ready to help kick start your day.
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EXPRESS ESSENTIALS
We're big on the little things. Like Wi-Fi, coffee and tea, and all the in-room conveniences that make you feel right at home, even when you're away.
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EXPRESS RECHARGE
Power up while you power down. Conveniently placed outlets, a plush duvet, your pick of pillows, and a quiet place to settle in means you'll get some solid shut-eye.

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Des Moines Hotel's Central Location Delivers Satisfaction

Poised right in the heart of the city in an up-and-coming renaissance neighborhood, the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel Des Moines at Drake University is revolutionizing the contemporary travel experience. Less than 1.5 miles from downtown and seconds from major businesses and attractions, this hotel is the smart choice for a productive stay in Des Moines.

The hotel's guests have no trouble accessing the vibrant campus of Drake University, which is within walking distance of the property. Major downtown businesses are just around the corner, as well.

Des Moines, Iowa and all it has to offer are at your disposal from this hotel's location. Distinguished from other Des Moines hotels near Drake University, this is the only hotel actually located on campus. Other attractions, including Adventureland Amusement Park and the Iowa State Fair, are just minutes away, and they're sure to make for a memorable vacation in Des Moines.

The hotel's location near Drake University, its friendly staff and the cutting-edge amenities ensure a positive experience. Guests can surf the Web using free wireless Internet access, and start each day off right at the complimentary, hot Express Start Breakfast Bar. Call to reserve your room today, and "Stay Smart" in Des Moines.

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Guest Rooms
Guest Rooms
Each Des Moines hotel room caters to business-oriented travelers who expect a productive stay. Free high-speed, wireless Internet access keeps you on top of your email correspondence, and the well-lit desk is a great place to work before you rest for the night atop soft, triple-sheeted bedding.
Room Features

Sleep

  • Black-out Shades
  • Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
  • Crib Available
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • In-Room Heating and A/C Controls

Bathroom/Personal Care

  • Private Bathroom
  • Bathroom Amenities Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Bathtub
  • Separate/Walk-in Shower

In-Room Features

  • Coffee Maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Work Desk with Lamp
  • Desk-level Electrical Outlet
  • Free Local Calls
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Premium Channels
  • Stereo/Radio
  • Direct-dial Phone
  • Windows Open by Guest

Added Value

  • Connecting Rooms Available
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
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Eat & Drink
Before venturing out, drop by the hot Express Start Breakfast Bar to fortify yourself for a day of adventure or business. Sip 100% Arabica bean, Smart Roast coffee while you indulge in the world's best-tasting cinnamon rolls and eggs, all complimentary!
  • Full Breakfast Included
  • Breakfast Buffet Included
  • Continental Breakfast Included
  • Complimentary Coffee in Lobby
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Business Services

  • On-Site Business Center
  • Copier
  • Scanner
  • Office supplies available

Internet Access

  • Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
  • Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
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Health & Fitness

Complimentary Fitness Center

Fitness center with treadmill, eliptical, recumbent bike and free weights open from 5:00am to 11:00pm daily.

Hours of Operation: 5:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Fitness Center Type: LIMITED

  • Treadmill
  • Elliptical Machines
  • Free Weights
  • Stationary Bicycle

Last Renovation of Fitness Center Equipment: 2013

Housekeeping & Laundry

  • Daily Housekeeping

Added Value

  • Wake Up Calls
  • Storage Space Available

Hotel Details

1140 24th Street

Des Moines, Iowa 50311

United States

1 515 2554000

hiexpressdrake@gmail.com

Check In: 3:00 PM

Check Out: 12:00 PM

Check-in Age: 18

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    • Complimentary Self Parking Available
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      Accessible Hotel Areas

    • Public Entrance
    • Guest Rooms
    • Public Restrooms
    • Registration Desk
    • Business Centre
    • Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 0

      Hotel Areas with Accessible Routes from Accessible Public Entrance

    • Registration Area
    • Registration Area
    • Accessible Guest Rooms
    • Business Centre
    • Meeting Room

      Provided by Hotel

    • Accessible Self Parking
    • Van Accessible Self Parking
    • Ramp Access
    • Portable Bathtub Seats
    • Closed Caption TVs
    • Telephone with TDD
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
    • Communication Kits with Visual Alarms
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    • Guide Dogs Allowed
    • Pet Deposit per Stay: 0 USD
    • Pet Fee per Night: 0 USD
    • No Pets allowed, with the exception of ADA needs.
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    • Smoke-Free Facility
    • Number of Floors: 2
    • Total Number of Rooms: 52
    • Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 52
    • Number of Accessible Rooms: 3
    • Connecting Rooms Available
    • Public Spaces Renovated in: 2013
    • Guest Rooms Renovated in: 2013

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    • American Express
    • Visa
    • MasterCard
    • Diners Club
    • Carte Blanche
    • JCB
    • Discover
  • Green Engage
    All of our hotels use the IHG Green Engage system, an innovative online environmental sustainability system that gives our hotels the means to measure and manage their impact on the environment. It’s our way of making sure we’re protecting our surroundings for our guests today, and tomorrow.