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Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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muscatine
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great place to take little children for water fun. Could have had a pool just for adults. The tiki bar could have had more help the wait lines took way too long

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Ankeny, Iowa
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have held our annual staff Christmas Party in the Conference Center of this hotel for two years now. Each time I have worked with Reonna Snyder, Director of Sales, for the details and menu. Both years she has been incredibly helpful and has provided us with everything we needed, including some last minute requests! It has made the organization...

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Hallie D, General Manager at Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines, responded to this review

Thank you for having your Christmas party at the hotel again this year. We are glad that everything worked out perfectly for your event and I will share the positive comments to our staff. Happy Holidays to your organization and we look forward to seeing you again next year.

Williamsburg, Iowa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We rented a room inconjunction with a child's birthday party. The staff was great, but wished they would have mentioned no balloons at the party table. The beds were concave and the pillows flat.

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Belmond, Iowa
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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was in the back of the hotel which was nice, but the internet WIFI wasn't the best other than that this hotel was a nice place to stay

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Price is good, but you get what you pay for. Our first room, on the first floor, was unpleasant due to damp carpeting and smell. The carpeting had rips and ripples. We were able to get another room, since the hotel was less than half full. Our second room was much better, carpeting appeared in much better shape. The room...

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Prairie City, Iowa
Reviewed 1 week ago

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Riverside, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time we've stayed here with friends when we've been back in town for Drake Relays. Three families with kids ranging in age from 7, 5, 4 and 3. It ended up being a great choice as that weekend in both 2016 and 2017 were cool and very rainy. It was great to have a place for...

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West Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

Address: 5000 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50322-1969 (Formerly Holiday Inn Merle Hay)
Region: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range: $121 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines 3*
Number of rooms: 166
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Also Known As:
Ramada Tropics Hotel Des Moines
Ramada Hotel Des Moines
Des Moines Ramada
Ramada Des Moines
Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Iowa
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Des Moines
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“I'd recommend requesting a room away from the pool.”
PhotoGirl75, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay on a Saturday night”
14leeg, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pool side rooms are helpful here”
MBMM36, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Non poolside rooms are very quite.”
BennyIC, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suites offer several benefits; one being two separate rooms for more privacy and another being comfortable eating space.”
gaia43, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
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