- Drake University
- Knapp Center/Drake Stadium
- Hy-Vee Hall/Wells Fargo Arena/Vets Auditorium
- Civic Center
- Court Avenue Entertainment District
- Iowa State Fairgrounds
- Iowa State Capital/Historical Building
- Principal Park/Sec Taylor Stadium
- Science Center of Iowa/IMAX Theater
- DSM University
- Adventureland/Prairie Meadows
- Living History Farms
- Bridges of Madison County
- Grays Lake
- Saylorville Lake
City Name: DES MOINES
Direction from City Center to Hotel: North West
Distance from Hotel: 2 MI/ 3.22 KM
Closest Convention Center: Wells Fargo Arena
Distance from Hotel: 2 MI/ 3.22 KM South East
Convenience Store: 0.1 MI/ 0.16 KM East
Golf: 2 MI/ 3.22 KM West
Outdoor Tennis: 0.1 MI/ 0.16 KM South
This Des Moines hotel's downtown location gives visitors to the area a chance to go to Historic Valley Junction for a little unique shopping and dining. Stroll past landmarks, browse one-of-a-kind storefronts and enjoy some of Iowa's finest eateries.
Whether they're vacationing or just passing through Des Moines, Iowa, the hotel's patrons often enjoy a family fun outing to Adventureland Amusement Park. Take a ride down the Raging River or hop on the Dragon, Iowa's only upside-down roller coaster.
Adjacent to hotel, casual atmosphere, bar located in Diner.
Serves: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Phone Number: 1-515-2771111
Championship BBQ and catering one block from hotel.
Location: 0.1 MI/ 0.16 KM South
Serves: Lunch, Dinner
Phone Number: 1-515-2770005
Don't Go Home Without
This Des Moines hotel's proximity to bustling downtown lets guests explore all the vibrant attractions including the John and Mary Pappajohn 4.4-acre sculpture park located in Western Gateway Park. Come check out the contemporary sculptures for yourself.
Jethro's Barbeque Restaurant & Bar has some of the best barbecue in Iowa. They were featured on 'Man vs. Food' with the Adam Emmenecker Challenge! Jethro's is located minutes away on Forest St in Des Moines, just one block west from the Drake campus.