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Days Inn Des Moines Merle Hay

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The best motel on our trip to & Texas and back. Motel has been newly renovated. Very clean, great mattress & bedding. Very nice pool, & whirlpool with two handrails & good steps for entry. Breakfast was better than most with waffles, cheese omelette, yogurt, etc. Staff was friendly & attentive. Nice game room. We try to stay under $80...

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Managment04488, General Manager at Days Inn Des Moines Merle Hay, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us and very glad you enjoyed our hospitality. Hoping to see you back soon.

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Budva Municipality, Montenegro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is NOT recommended. At 10 am, even with the "Do Not Disturb" sign on the door, the housekeeping comes to bang on the door. Every 15 minutes, leading up to the magical 11 am checkout time, the housekeeping will come to chase you out. Spend a bit more on a room at another hotel but it will be...

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was above the bar where you could hear people until the bar closed. It was right next to housekeeping whereas you could hear them go in and out. The hotel had an unpleasant odor but was thankful our room didn't smell. Walls were paper thin where you could hear everything from neighbors as well as anything in the...

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Kennebec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in town for a sports event. We stayed three nights. The staff was great and very helpful. The rooms were comfortable and clean. The kids loved the pool and game room. The pool was a little warm and stuffy, but you are able to open the windows to clear it out. Had to go to the front desk...

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Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got three and given a room outside of the games room. Air hockey was played all night, music all night. You would think the staff would have shut it down by 3 am and that was night one. Night two the party upstairs did not shut down until 5 am, not good. Put in a call for a cab...

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Nevada, Iowa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it was a big property with a game area and a pool. breakfast in the morning but it wasnt the best quality but still satisying

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Managment04488, General Manager at Days Inn Des Moines Merle Hay, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us knowing you have so many choices. We do thrive to accommodate and keep our guests happy at all times. Hope to see you come back soon.

Noblesville, Indiana
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Not bad for the price, but I wouldn't expect to be wowed here. The breakfast was slim picking, they ran out of towels, and hotel was always crowded.

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Managment04488, General Manager at Days Inn Des Moines Merle Hay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to give us a review. This really helps us improvise our weak areas. As for the hotel being crowded, due to full house of 80 rooms during STATE WRESLING TOURNAMENTS.

Eagleville, Missouri
Reviewed 23 February 2017

we stayed here for one night the staff was very friendly, pool area was clean and water was nice and warm in the pool and excellent in the hot tub! our room was clean and nice! very good place to stay!

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Thank you very much for a wonderful review. Hope to see you back soon.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently Located 1 Mile From Merle Hay Hall And Close To Restaurants And Theatres Enjoy your Heartland stop at our Days Inn Des Moines / Merle Hay hotel near Living History Farms. Located just off Interstate 35 / 80 in the northwestern corner of the city, our Des Moines, IA, hotel offers easy access to Saylorville Lake and downtown while providing comfortable accommodations at a great rate. Swim in the indoor pool, soak in the whirlpool or play games in the two-story game room before grabbing an evening drink in the on-site lounge, Derry's. In-room amenities include free Wi-Fi Internet access, microwave and refrigerator. Handicapped-accessible rooms are available, and kids 17 and under stay free with an adult at our hotel in Des Moines, Iowa. Start your day with free Daybreak continental breakfast before heading out. LOCAL ATTRACTIONS From our Des Moines, IA, hotel, you can stroll The Principal Riverwalk - a recently completed project that includes trails, a garden and skating plaza along the Des Moines River - or walk through Pappajohn Sculpture Park. Slide down the water rides and roller coasters at Adventureland amusement park, just 15 minutes west of our hotel in Altoona, or indulge in some adult fun at Prairie Meadows racetrack and casino, also in Altoona. Spend a day on the water at Saylorville Lake or Grays's lake for slower-paced activities like fishing, hiking and boating. DINING OPTIONS There are over a dozen restaurants to choose from within a mile of our Des Moines, IA, hotel, including Bennigan's, Perkins, Felix & Oscars and Carlos O'Kelly's Mexican Cafe. Head to downtown hotspots in the revitalized East Village area or near the Iowa Events center for dozens more options. BUSINESS AND EVENT FACILITIES We offer meeting space for your upcoming event, as well as copy and fax services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Days Inn Des Moines Merle Hay

Address: 4845 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50322-1949
Region: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range: $87 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Days Inn Des Moines Merle Hay 2*
Number of rooms: 78
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