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Reviewed 18 November 2015

The hotel was convenient to the interstate. The beds were very firm and had comfy pillows. It was quiet all night. The hot tub was awesome after a long day...it was wonderfully hot. The breakfast has good variety.

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

I am being generous at 3 stars considering I am here for work and haven't had reliable internet for two days now. I am not using my phone as a hot spot. Got a cord from the front desk, still doesn't work. Beds are great though and the water pressure is strong. Breakfast is just okay, typical continental breakfast with...

Thank Ami H
Mark M, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames with us. Dear Amy H. It appears from your feedback that there were a few challenges during your stay with Internet performance. In today’s modern world, we certainly understand how important Internet performance is to ensuring an enjoyable stay, whether it’s to...

Reviewed 19 October 2015

This hotel I'd poorly managed and makes promises the management refuses to keep. We have been trying for over 6 months to rectify issues from our March trip having no success as within the last 2 months they refuse to communicate with us. Their are numerous other choices in town that would be better choices.

Thank rrs_12
Mark M, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel in regards to your recent stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apology . We have shared your feedback with...

Naples, Florida
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This quite new Fairfield Inn is conveniently located to people traveling on Interstate 35 or US 30, particularly if you're visiting Iowa State University. The beds are very comfortable, and the staff is welcoming and helpful. The complimentary breakfast is tasty and nourishing. Pricing is competitive. I greatly enjoyed my stay and will definitely consider this property if I stay...

2Thank Don T
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

This hotel is new and in an area of booming development of other hotel properties that are still being built. The staff is very welcoming and made me feel appreciated as a customer. They were very helpful in providing maps and recommendations for dinner. I stayed in a suite and it had a tv in the living area and a...

1Thank lauren_bergen
Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We stayed here on our way to Minneapolis. It is really close the I-35 so you don't have to detour much. The place is new and very clean. The little pool was fun for my 3 yr old and there were a few toys on the pool. The breakfast is great for what is it. There are many options. The...

1Thank sikc
Megan N, Assistant General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames, responded to this review

Dear Sikc, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames through Trip Advisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. I am so glad to hear that your 3 year old enjoyed our pool toys!...

Reviewed 9 July 2015

I stayed here twice this spring when in town to visit family. Friendly staff checked me in quickly and efficiently. Room good. Wifi good. Complimentary hot breakfast in the morning was good. Location good.

1Thank Eric M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Fairfield inn and suites is quite close from I 35 & also 5 minutes drive to Iowa State University. Hotel seems new. Rooms are fairly basic but comfortable with mini-fridge & microwave. Beds were bit high but comfortable. Breakfast was decent & staff was attentive - right from front desk & also during breakfast.

1Thank Bipin P
Reston, Virginia
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I stayed here for two nights for a business trip. This is a fairly new hotel well outside the downtown / ISU areas in Ames, just off the interstate. The room was new, clean and relatively well appointed, with a fairly large bathroom by Fairfield standards. Staff were friendly and helpful, though I skipped the morning food offerings while I...

1Thank FLThreeFiveOh
Waverly, Iowa
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This property must be no more than five years old or so, but it's already been updated to like-new condition! Located just off I-35 and Hwy 30, it is a tad isolated from Ames' downtown and other shopping, but this district of town is where many of the hotel brands are now locating, so it's all developing nicely in this...

1Thank Bill W

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames

Address: 2137 Isaac Newton Dr, Ames, IA 50010-8216
Region: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range: $151 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames 2.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms on back (North) side are quieter, away from Hwy. 30.”
discerning07, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great Stay for fair price”
325pacob, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“another hotel.”
jondough0320, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the first floor away from the pool and lobby. But neither were noisy anyway.”
karlah251, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“request and upper floor room”
jennifermG4427JE, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
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