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    Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake University

    1140 24th St, Des Moines, IA 50311-4309
    011 61 1800 760 595
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    Overview
    • Excellent19%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Very easy access to major roads. Beautiful courtyard. Nice restaurant next door. Could use a cell booster and better internet The staff was very accommodating and friendly. Enjoyed quiet room and it was clean

    Thank Susan M
    Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure having you as our guest. Safe travels to your next destination.

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    This is an older Holiday Inn Express near Drake University, and I was surprised at the good condition of my room. The office area could use some updating, but the staff was helpful and accommodating during my stay. The room was spacious, clean, comfortable and...More

    Thank Orrin N
    Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 27 August 2017

    We truly appreciate that you chose to stay with us and also the kind words about our staff.

    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    Although average for its peers within the Holiday Inn Express franchise, the location near Drake University in the geographical middle of Des Moines is a feature in itself. Pluses beyond location include a super-friendly staff, quiet and comfortable rooms with excellent bedding, and an terrific...More

    Thank William D
    Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 23 September 2017

    We truly appreciate your honest feedback regarding your stay with us. We are very pleased that you were able to have two enjoyable stays with us. The maintenance concerns you encountered will all be addressed and we apologize for these. Sounds as though your fishing...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

    The HIE at Drake has the interior (and exterior) feel of a converted dormitory. The facade looks much like the other buildings adjacent, there's an awkward staircase running down into the lobby, etc. That's not a bad thing, necessarily, it's just, well, differed. The good...More

    Thank MongoSchwartz
    Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 25 August 2017

    We thank for your stay and the feedback. We are thrilled you an enjoyable stay with us and we do hope to see you again. Take care and safe travels in the meantime.

    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    This hotel fit our needs for a visit to family in Des Moines and the State Fair. The rate was a bit cheaper than hotels in downtown. Our room was clean and we were able to park without issue. The Drake Diner shares the parking...More

    Thank Bamboo_Orchid
    Response from ExpressDrake, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines/Drake UniversityResponded 22 August 2017

    We truly appreciate your stay with us and are pleased that it was pleasant one for you.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 102 - USD 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    • Des Moines
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