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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des Moines

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165 Adventureland Dr NW, Altoona, IA 50009-4229 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

Spent 4 day here, this place has been newly remolded, it was very comfortable and the service very good. They have a nice free breakfast. Close to Adventure land. They are just off I-80 and the Casino and race track is close.

Thank Rich R
Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 14 August 2018

Hello! We are very pleased you had a great stay with us and also like our remodel! Thank you for all the compliments!

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

I agree with the previous reviewer that the room darkening blinds are great and allow for a great night's sleep. Brand new comfy beds are better than I've experienced at most hotels. And, the continental breakfast has a pancake maker and eggs that actually taste...More

Thank EngelkingCGMN
Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 30 July 2018

Hello! Thank you for all the wonderful compliments! We love our new renovations and we are very happy our guests do too! We will see you in August!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Newly renovated. They did a great job with many new innovations. Very clean - plush towels - super room darkening shades that really work! Staff was very helpful and friendly. Free breakfast was good also.

Thank Grandmakathi
Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you so much for the great review! We are loving the remodel as well! We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 30 June 2018

Stayed at this hotel while passing through with my family on our way to Minneapolis. We booked a few weeks ahead of time, and found the property easily due to its proximity to the interstate. The staff was very friendly and checked my family and...More

1  Thank ZeeRizz44
Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 2 July 2018

Hello, Thank you for the compliments on our staff and hotel. We do appreciate you. Please accept my sincere apologies for the issues during your stay. We do try to keep the noise at a minimum when we have teams staying with us. I am...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Riding home from Rolling Thunder. Dodged a rain storm and pulled in to stay. Hotel is under renovation but we heard no construction noise and was not disturbed. Room was clean and comfortable. Travel safe...

Thank Fred N
Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 4 June 2018

Hello, We are so happy you got in and out of the rain! Thank you for the kind words regarding our hotel. We do hope to see you again.

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Golf Course
Price range
USD 107 - USD 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
USD 107 - USD 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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30 July 2016|
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Response from Jane W | Reviewed this property |
Really close. Less than 5 minutes
16 July 2016|
Response from Marco R | Reviewed this property |
maybe 2 minutes drive? 3 minutes with a red light :-)
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"Get Top Floor, Check To See If Baseball Teams Are Staying There"
29 Jun. 2018
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"just ask staff for help with room needs"
1 May 2018
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"Love the smell of the newness!"
19 Mar. 2018
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"I actually stayed on the first floor nearest to the lobby. It was still very quiet! They also have a..."
13 Dec. 2016
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