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Wildwood Lodge

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#3 of 8 Hotels in Clive
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Nicollet MN
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Very little supervision in the pool area and front desk help. It's a free for all at this place and nobody was ever around to stop poor behaviors. We had to leave because of the large number of unsupervised kids. But, rooms were very spacious and comfortable. Really enjoyed the stay. Families with kids would probably like it. Pool and...

Thank ChadSJohnson
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 July 2015

The initial ambiance is very nice, and the north woods theme is cute, but you will notice a sign in the entrance which states something like, you shouldn't allow your children to run down the hallways, and be respectful of your neighbors. Which tells you right away that this has been an unenforced problem, which relies on the honor system,...

Thank Dhnomad04
Oak Forest, Illinois
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We were in the area for a couple weddings. The Wildwood Lodge was a wonderful spot to stay. Although in the middle of city and corn fields, once you stepped inside, you felt as though you were in the North Woods. The staff was very helpful and pleasant. The little breakfast was great way to start the day. Our room...

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 9 July 2015

This was a wonderful experience,we have never stayed here before, but needed to, because they could rent us a meeting room the Sunday after our son's wedding. They were so accommodating and bent over backwards to make sure we had everything just right. We did not reserve a handicap room for my mom, but she needed one, and they were...

Thank Edgetons
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the Wildwood for 2 nights. It was very pleasant, very nice, friendly staff. Beautiful comfortable lobby welcoming uou yo just sut and relax. Nucw pool. Restaurants within walking distance Would highly recommend.

Thank scorpio53durango
United States
Reviewed 5 July 2015

This was our second time staying at the Wildwood Lodge. We had stayed here over a year ago and had enjoyed it, so we thought we'd give it another shot. It is a little off the beaten path but don't let that stop you. The hotel shares an area with a few restaurants and the hotel is near the on-ramp...

Thank danising13
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

This hotel is in a great location off of the interstate and is surrounded by a lot of restaurant options. The lot is full of beautiful trees, the room is clean/smells clean, and the staff is friendly.

Thank Cocosgonecookoo
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Highly recommend Wildwood Lodge. We were tired so tricky finding it. U feel secluded. Friendly staff. Loved the Indoor Pool & Hot Tub. Decor is relaxing & inviting. Rooms SPACIOUS, HUGE Bathroom. Never heard a peep from anyone else. I liked the attn to detail.

Thank Darla H
Concord, California
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Rooms were neat and nicely appointed. Complimentary breakfast was quite satisfying. Facility accommodated little children quite well. Housekeeping staff accommodated our schedules with grace. We were there for a family wedding. There were two other wedding parties there at the same time. Lodge staff was magnificent.

Thank aflimberg
Bloomington, Minnesota
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Hotel was clean and staff was friendly. We stayed at the hotel with a fairly large group of folks for a soccer tournament. We ate at the Chili’s right across from the hotel. We were able to make reservations far in advance for roughly 50 people, which meant a lot for our group. The one thing that sucked is that...

Thank JoJo0326

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Wildwood Lodge Clive, a unique lodging experience, conveniently located in West Des Moines at University Avenue exit off Interstate 80/35. The Wildwood Lodge features indoor pool with a raised spa and a waterfall, all beneath a beautiful three-story atrium. No matter the reason for your visit, you will enjoy choosing from an extensive variety of room types. Thanks to our great staff and beautiful space, our hotel is a popular destination for family reunions, wedding groups and sports teams. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wildwood Lodge

Address: 11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325
Region: United States > Iowa > Clive
Price Range: $130 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wildwood Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 104
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Our room was right around the corner from the elevator and our room was quiet. Normally a room by an elevator is so noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles mbztoy2, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you are traveling with pets - make sure you tell them before checking in.”
 of 5 bubbles mtnwinegirl, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Have 4-5 poolside rooms. Little bit more on the cost though. Have to book it at time of order.”
 of 5 bubbles 774leek, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had the last single bed room available and it had a jucuzzi, that was nice even though we did not have time to use it.”
 of 5 bubbles 688pennyg, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you need a refrigerator, request one when you make your reservation.”
 of 5 bubbles rdna5, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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