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Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

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Marshalltown, Iowa
Reviewed 5 July 2016

When we first arrived at 5:30, and entered the room it had dirty towels and garbage all over. I went straight back to the front desk they said it was marked clean, so they had us move to another room.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We had mold on the ceiling of our room. The front desk had someone clean the ceiling with Bleach, so our room had a strong odor of bleach. We were not offered a new room.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 5 July 2016

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Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Spent two days in Des Moines. The pool area was great for the kids. Slides, little kids area and larger kids area. Dining fare was average to a little above average. Rooms clean only average for Ramada inns. Service good. Would stay again with grandkids if in the area. Trip advisor suggested this hotel while we were driving. Took their...

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The room had a musk smell to it. The floor by the window was wet and we had ants in our room. The pool area was very nice.

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Dubuque, Iowa
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This was our first ever little vacation The staff was very nice,, and the hotel was clean, and centrally located to all the places we wanted to go. The room was lovely, but a little too warm even though we had the air turned all the way down. I think the only thing I did not like about our room,...

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Lawson, Missouri
Reviewed 28 June 2016

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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This place was impressive. We will definitely be going back to this place. The water park is great for kids and adults. I got to have a drink and talk to a great bartender while my daughter had a blast. The pool area is very clean and neat. As far as the room, it was above average clean and well...

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Belmond, Iowa
Reviewed 26 June 2016

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Whittemore, Iowa
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We stayed at this hotel for the 2nd time and just like last time, the room we requested when we made our reservation was not what we got when we checked in. There was no explanation given to us about this. Also, 2 of my children slept on the fold out sofa and they froze. They asked for additional blankets...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

Address: 5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA 50322 (Formerly Holiday Inn Merle Hay)
Region: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range: $129 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines 3*
Number of rooms: 166
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Also Known As:
Ramada Tropics Hotel Des Moines
Ramada Hotel Des Moines
Des Moines Ramada
Ramada Des Moines
Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Iowa
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#10 Business Hotel in Des Moines
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Do not stay on a Saturday night”
14leeg, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pool side rooms are helpful here”
MBMM36, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Non poolside rooms are very quite.”
BennyIC, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suites offer several benefits; one being two separate rooms for more privacy and another being comfortable eating space.”
gaia43, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If traveling with a pet, request a room more around the back for ease of taking your pet out with plenty of room to walk around.”
AllisonB527, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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