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    Wildwood Lodge

    11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7029
    (515) 212-7666
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good36%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “scrambled eggs” (17 reviews)
    “free drink” (7 reviews)
    “north woods” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
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    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    Perfect location! Wonderful service. Great rooms with lots of space for families. Filling breakfast buffet with plenty of choices. Pool was inviting and used many times during our stay. Will recommend to anyone visiting the Des Moines area!

    Thank Ros G
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 28 August 2017

    Ros - thank you for staying with us at The Wildwood Lodge. We appreciate that you took the time to review us. We hope you will stay with us anytime you are in the area.

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Needed a hotel for the night as we were just passing through on our way home from a 2 week vacation. From the moment we walked in to the hotel we were greeted by the wonderful staff. We were offered a free beverage of choice...More

    Thank Debbie F
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 24 August 2017

    Debbie - We are happy you found us and gave us a try. We love our guests and we are happy you are among those. We appreciate that you took the time to review us - we invite you to stay with us anytime you...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    Pros: easy and quick access along route 80 in west Des Moines. Breakfast is above average for continental. It offers everything from eggs, biscuits & Gravy, fresh fruit, cereal, etc. Big rooms and a pet friendly hotel Important areas are clean (bed linens, bathroom) Beds...More

    Thank AmyAndCrag
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 24 August 2017

    Amy and Craig, Happy to see the good outweighs the bad. We are in the process of re-furbishing this hotel and some of those things will be corrected. Can you tell me what room you were staying in that the hot and cold were reversed...More

    Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

    The staff was very accommodating in helping me get an early check in and the room was clean and had a nice homey feel. Liked the breakfast options and pool area. Walking distance to multiple food options. This is the 2nd time I have stayed...More

    Thank jblunk88
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 31 July 2017

    Dear jblunk88 - Thank you for staying with us again at The Wildwood Lodge and for the awesome review. We love hearing from our happy guests and we are happy you are a fan. We will see you again the next time you are in...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    My nearby client got a room for me here. The front desk staff accommodated a special request with professionalism and a really pleasant attitude. One of the ladies has been with the company for 23 years! So they obviously treat their people right. The decor...More

    Thank Craig B
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 28 July 2017

    Craig - Thank you for choosing Wildwood and for the awesome review you gave us. Our staff works hard to make sure each guest has a great stay. We will share your review with our staff as they are the true stars behind each great...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$96 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 104
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    • Clive
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    Scott S
    27 June 2017|
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    Response from subrice | Reviewed this property |
    6 am - I know that's correct because we left by 7 for a ball tournament (unless they started breakfast early since more than one team was staying there).
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    23 February 2017|
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    Response from golfwdw | Reviewed this property |
    I do not believe the actual rooms have them...just the one for public use, however, I would call the hotel and ask. I'm sorry I was not of more assistance.
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    Nathan H
    24 January 2017|
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    Response from ESDOHR | Reviewed this property |
    I have never asked that question as I am a senior but most hotels are either 18 or 21. You have to call the hotel for that information Thank you so much for asking
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    "Stay an extra night. It is very relaxing."
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    "If you are traveling with pets - make sure you tell them before checking in."
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