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Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

1.6 km from Des Moines centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    All reviews evening reception cocktail hour made to order omelets east village self parking state capitol two room suite river view beautiful hotel complimentary breakfast per day shuttle service living area free shuttle spacious rooms wells fargo arena cameron downtown atrium capital
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Every level of personnel are nice and attentive. The rooms are great with the giant Suite. The after work cocktails are great and the bartender is a sweetheart then the next day free made to order omletts rock along with the food buffet. The shuttle...More

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    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    My husband and I recently stayed here with our four children (ages 9,9,6 and 4). The rooms were very clean and appeared to be newly remodeled within the past few years. They were spacious and clean. The layout of this hotel was very inviting and...More

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    Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

    Dear Kelly D - Thank you for your nice comments about our rooms and the layout of teh hotel. I am glad your children enjoyed the open atrium and the views. It nice to hear as well that you truly enjoyed the complimentary cooked to...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Staff was efficient, friendly and seemed to work well together. Welcome reception is very nice. Breakfast is made to order and plenty of seating. Rooms were clean and bed comfortable. Microwave and Refrigerator in the room was a nice plus.

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    Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

    Dear donnasU5231BS - Thank you very much for staying with us and posting this great review! Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    My first observation at the hotel was that I couldn't pull into the garage myself and told valet only due to construction across the street. The hotel front desk indicated the parking is run by a separate company from the hotel. It doesn't sound like...More

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    Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

    Dear - chicago90Phoenix Thank you for your feedback - I am sorry about the parking being somewhat difficult due to the construction and development of the new city parking garage on the lot where we used to have our lower cost option self-parking lot. The...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I'll start from the begining. Parking is a little involved since there is contruction across the street. You can park on the street or use their valet service. We opted for the valet. It was around $25 for, so well worth it to me to...More

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    Response from shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

    Dear HotMess1979 Thank you very much for the detail review and the great comments about their experience with us. I am glad that you had a great stay with us and that you enjoyed all the amenities we offer. Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Microwave
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Jason C
    There are several comments about the rooms needing to be updated. The Hilton website says that the guest rooms are newly renovated. Have all of the rooms been recently renovated?
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from Five-Iowa-Travelers | Reviewed this property |
    The renovation in some of the rooms was so minimal it needs to be done again.
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    maryroselage
    Is there a Catholic Church near the hotel?
    6 December 2016|
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    Response from shammerman | Property representative |
    Yes, there are a few. St. Amrose is just a few blocks away and we have a complimentary courtesy shuttle that will provide transportation both ways for you.
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    Sue M
    Is there a shuttle to near by attractions?
    9 May 2016|
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    Response from pollyreid | Reviewed this property |
    I concur with Seth E. I have a very good experience with the shuttle, too.
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    Room Tips
    "away from main lobby is quiter. Above floor 3"
    Fred S, 1 month agoRead review
    "top floor if you would like a good view of the city"
    Jessena J, 1 month agoRead review
    "There are great views from the top floor!"
    Kathleen B, 1 month agoRead review
    "Don't pay extra for the largest suites."
    cedmark3, 2 months agoRead review
    "Higher the floor, the better. Also, try getting a room facing the river or the State Capitol."
    Kashbcn, 4 months agoRead review
    "Can be noisy. If there is a wedding reception or reunion going on, get the highest floor you can."
    IABeachLover, 4 months agoRead review
    "The further up,the more the kids will love riding the glass elevators."
    Richard M, 4 months agoRead review
    "Stay on the West side of the hotel for views of the river and downtown"
    gburgess99, 5 months agoRead review
    "Corner suites on the higher floors are best and most quiet"
    duke1114, 6 months agoRead review
    "Chose a high floor room, great views towards the river, pretty at night."
    shortlegs, 6 months agoRead review
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