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    Holiday Inn Express Ames

    2600 E 13th St, Ames, IA 50010-8620
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
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    • Average6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    The hotel was very clean! When I checked in Ian was friendly and welcoming. when I discovered I needed more hangers he quickly brought them to my room. The rest of the weekend I found the staff to be less than accommodating. one employee at...More

    Thank cynthiabader
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    cynthiabader, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are so pleased you were able to relax and enjoy yourself. Our team works very hard to knock it out of the park for each and every one of our guest. We look...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    room and amenities staff excellent close to the cafe which is absolutely one of the best restaurants in the midwest of the usa pool exercise internet all excellent ---did have slight difficulty with internet but was fixed promptly

    Thank Alan F
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    Alan F, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It warms our hearts to see you 5 star review our team works very hard to ensure all our guest love their stay! We look forward to your future reservations.

    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    This is obviously a newer hotel, and one of the nicer Holiday Inn Expresses I've stayed at (I've stayed at a lot). The amenities are as you would expect, and the service is very professional. Ian checked me in and was prompt and friendly.

    Thank firkcp03
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    Firkcp03, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It warms our hearts to see you 5 star review our team works very hard to ensure all our guest love their stay! We look forward to your future reservations.

    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    Stayed one night for business. Ian was quick and courteous to check me into my room when I arrived. They graciously upgraded me to a suite since I'm a Spire member. They had fresh baked cookies at the front desk which is also a very...More

    Thank kkitelin
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

    kkitelin, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are so pleased you were able to relax and enjoy yourself. Our team works very hard to knock it out of the park for each and every one of our guest. We are...More

    Reviewed 6 April 2017

    Comfortable room, quality breakfast, Great staff. Ian was very helpful, this is the second time I stayed and it has been very consistent. Entire staff that I had dealings with have all been very friendly. Great experience!More

    Thank John C
    Response from Joel S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express AmesResponded 27 April 2017

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    Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Ames

    Address: 2600 E 13th St, Ames, IA 50010-8620
    Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
    Price Range:US$122 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 2.5 star
    Number of rooms: 75
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$122 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #1 Business Hotel in Ames
    • #2 Family Hotel in Ames
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    • Number of rooms
    • 75
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    Linda H
    15 June 2016|
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    Response from 42Fredmed | Reviewed this property |
    It's on the south side of town. Not sure of the best route to the north mall but several miles so will need a car
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    Kaitlynehrman
    27 June 2015|
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    Response from Steve N | Property representative |
    Yes, with proper ID, 18 years is an acceptable age.
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