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    Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des Moines

    165 Adventureland Dr NW, Altoona, IA 50009-4229
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    • Excellent34%
    • Very good45%
    • Average18%
    • Poor3%
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    “cinnamon rolls” (10 reviews)
    “stayed here” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    Busy area overall due to state fair but we had a quiet comfortable long room on first floor. The Hotel exterior nice, lobby area and staff were welcoming - they had some Rice Krispie/snackies on lobby table for guests to enjoy. Large breakfast area; 24...More

    Thank vacationer185
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 22 August 2017

    Hello! Thank you for all the great compliments on our hotel and staff. We do appreciate it. Please accept my apologies for the outside light coming in your window. I will certainly take a look at this. We hope to see you again in your...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    My best friend and I came in town for a friend of ours show and from the start we were so warmly welcomed. Everyone was so nice, helpful and inviting. We were so sad to leave such a beautiful and welcoming hotel. Thank you for...More

    Thank Candace C
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 16 June 2017

    Hello! We are so happy to hear you had a great time during your stay with us! Thank you for letting us know!

    Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

    The hotel was "good enough." It's very old and you can tell it has some miles on it. The elevators sounded and acted like they would stop working at any minute. The breakfast is minimal compared to a Marriott that we would normally stay in....More

    Thank loverofsharks
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 29 June 2017

    Hello, I am so sorry your experience with us was not a great one. Just as an FYI, we will be going through a total remodel at the end of this year. I do hope that you will return to give us another try! Have...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    The hotel and our room was comfy and clean. Loved the shower. Really enjoyed the hot tub and the pool. The breakfast staff was so friendly & helpful. Many tasty options for the free breakfast and many of them healthy ones! Good coffee for the...More

    Thank czimmer31
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 4 April 2017

    Hello, It sounds like you had a Great stay with us! Thank you for letting us know! We are so happy you were able to find so many options with our breakfast as well. I will certainly let our breakfast staff know of your wonderful...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

    My Husband and I stayed in Feb 2017 for a quick weekend getaway. The king bed was comfortable and room was inviting. The bathroom was a nice size. Loved the granite for the shower walls! Continental Breakfast had a good variety of food! Fair price,...More

    Thank Holly P
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 2 March 2017

    Hello! We are happy you chose us for your weekend getaway and had a great time! Hopefully you will have more of these and come back to visit us!

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    • Top amenities
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    Karen T
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    Response from Jane W | Reviewed this property |
    Really close. Less than 5 minutes
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    15 July 2016|
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    Response from Marco R | Reviewed this property |
    maybe 2 minutes drive? 3 minutes with a red light :-)
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