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BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites

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#2 of 20 Hotels in Ames
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We've stayed at this place a few times now and it's always been our favorite! The rooms are clean, the place is super cute and quaint (with a little sitting porch in the summer), and a wonderful breakfast. We have two little dogs that we bring with us sometimes and they are welcome (with a fee) and they don't put...

2Thank julsmac
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here on an overnight trip to Ames. Very clean and updated. Spacious rooms and lobby. There was a pool and hot tub that was pretty clean. Free breakfast in the morning with lots of options and plenty of room.

Thank adc101214
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Myself and two friends went to Ames to watch a football game between Iowa State and West Virginia University. We we pick this Best Western because the prices seem fair and the amenities we're good. It really close to the main highways and also less than A 5 minute drive from their football stadium and Main Campus. Our room was...

Thank Justin R
La Grange, Illinois
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We booked through Hotwire and were prepared for an okay experience for one night. We were surprised with the cleanliness and how comfortable the room was. The lobby and breakfast area was very clean and a pleasant place to sit.

Thank 20karenvp
Lakeville, MN
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We (family of 4 with 2 teens) stayed for 1 night during a college visit to ISU. We found the lobby area charming, the room very clean and well maintained and the location perfect for our stay. The young man who checked us in was very personable and professional (a college student at ISU). Breakfast was nice, good options for...

Thank Carrie P
Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stay at this hotel on our way to Minnesota on every trip through Iowa. It's a very clean Joel with modern rooms and clean bathrooms. It's pet friendly and the hotel staff is always nice. The breakfast buffet is a typical buffet, but serves its purpose. Be careful booking in the fall during football season, as the hotel might...

Thank Jeff H
Ames, United States
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The hotel was clean, comfortable and offered a nice breakfast variety and the staff were accommodating and fun! Staff were able to give advice on restaurants and locations which was extremely helpful.

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Thank Lori A
Eagan, Minnesota
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stayed here for a football weekend. Had a "suite" King bed with a separate sitting area. 2 TVs, fridge, etc. Very nice. Had a farm/barn theme, done well. Nice porch in the front to hang out on in nice weather. Breakfast was decent. Waffles, eggs, ham, sausage, oatmeal, etc. Common area great to visit in with others. Played cards there...

Thank Mike N
Aberdeen, United States
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Clean room. Like the channel sink faucets - nice touch. Breakfast is nothing to write home about, but typical. Very friendly staff and helpful with combining point free room with CC pay. Hallway is older- needs new baseboards but clean. Overall nice stay.

Thank Thomas S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I have stayed here on multiple occasions. The rooms are clean & comfortable. The recent redecorating looks good. Front desk and housekeeping staff are friendly and responsive. Gas station next door is handy. Breakfast is plentiful with variety. My only gripe, and it is a very minor one, is that the in-room coffee is via a Keurig machine, so tastes,...

Thank smyeomans

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choose this pet-friendly Ames, Iowa hotel located close to the Coldwater Golf Course, Iowa State University and the Ames Municipal Airport.Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites, a full-service hotel located just minutes away from the Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. This Ames hotel offers convenient access to the Iowa State Center, home to sporting events and concerts as well as the Iowa State University Research Park.The BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites offers 87 spaciously-appointed guest rooms and suites, each equipped with a refrigerator, cable satellite television and free high-speed Internet access. Guests will wake each morning to a complimentary full breakfast. This Iowa hotel also features an indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, fitness center, 24 hour business center and meeting facilities. Pets are welcome!Guests staying at the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites will be close to the Reiman Gardens, the Boone Scenic Valley Railroad and the North Grand Mall. Business travelers will appreciate the proximity to the Iowa Department of Transportation, the United States Department of Agriculture Disease Lab, 3M®, Sauer Danfoss and the Ag Information Center.For superior customer service and a convenient location in Ames, Iowa make a reservation today at the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites

Address: 2500 University Blvd., Ames, IA 50010-8621
Region: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range: $155 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 87
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“For a bit quieter stay, ask for a room NOT on the side with the gas station.”
captkirk17, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If your room is ##20 or up go around to the backside to park and use the entrance on that side.”
sabastian69, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“From Room 201 you can hear the indoor pool, which can be annoying.”
Josh_Cho, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We choose the family room as it had a pull out couch and two queens. Worked good for kids.”
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“The suites are newly remodled and very comfortable and affordable”
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