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    Gateway Hotel & Conference Center

    2100 Green Hills Dr, US HWY 30 & University Drive, Ames, IA 50014
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good44%
    • Average21%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “stayed here” (23 reviews)
    “iowa state” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This week's visit was diminished by a high level of humidity which saturated the various floors of the hotel. There were dehumidifiers running but were residential sized and could not keep up with the humidity in the hotel. This only appeared to be an issue...More

    Thank kafek8t
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I decided to stay at the Gateway for the year's first Iowa State Game v. UNI. We loved the location and the easy walk to the tailgate lots. Everyone there seemed very friendly, and the overall environment of the hotel seemed extremely...More

    Thank knhansen
    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    We stopped in at this hotel on trip across country. Great experiance! Check in was quick and staff was friendly. We booked 2 rooms and without asking they gave us connected rooms... I love this option, to go from room to room without acually leaving...More

    Thank Trish S
    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    We stayed at Gateway 1 night so to not drive home and make nearly a duplicate trip the very next day. We were put in a 1 King bed executive room. The room was very nice. It had plenty of room, 2 arm chairs, desk,...More

    Thank Smorcs
    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    The good: Had a pool, hot tub and sauna (though very small), rooms were adequate, excellent location and free parking. The not so good: Outdated look in most of building, no refrigerator. Was fine for a night or two and good for our purpose being...More

    Thank fairtradejim
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$122 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 187
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    • Gateway Hotel & Conference Center Ames, Iowa
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