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    Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Des Moines

    4755 Merle Hay Rd, I-80 / I-35, Exit 131, Des Moines, IA 50322-1964
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    Overview
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good38%
    • Average35%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 114 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    A good budget option. Room was clean. They offer what's become the pretty standard breakfast with waffles, bagels, etc in the morning. Wireless seemed good. Good location to get around Des Moines. Had a room on the back side, which faces a little wooded area....More

    Thank agolddog
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Good price, clean rooms, and functional, but the "free wifi" is uselessly bad and the hallways smell like the smoking they have numerous signs saying they'll fine for. Signs really not working. Probably wouldn't stay here again.

    Thank Joseph H
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The Econo Lodge in Des Moines, is exactly that, a good solid economy stay. The hotel is very centrally located, just off the major highway, and easy to find. It appears very pleasant from the outside. I don't know if it was because I was...More

    Thank JMChep
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I was in town only for one night but the hotel did the job. Clean rooms and a nice bathroom, attentive and competent staff and an all-right breakfast. Nothing fancy but nicer than some other Econolodges.

    Thank LDA173
    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    I don't expect much from a low cost motel, but I do expect more from the Choice hotel chain. It is the low hotel of the chain. I would not stay here again. I have stayed at Econolodge before and it was good. There is...More

    Thank Pat F
    Response from Missy J, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Des MoinesResponded 8 August 2017

    Thank you for your recent stay and feedback. I apologize that your stay was anything but superior. We will utilize your review to help us strive for better in the future. Our breakfast does offer biscuits and gravy, boiled eggs, English muffins, Danish, waffles, cereal,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$63 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Best Value Hotel in Des Moines
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    • Des Moines
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    Buky A
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    Response from Mikki M | Reviewed this property |
    They have both! The hot tub was kept at a great temp- not scorching hot.
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    "I would not make pre-paid or non-refundable reservations."
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    "If you are traveling with a dog the staff will assign you a suitable room"
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    "Just tell the clerk want you need. (I think the clerk was actually the owner)"
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    "they use deodorizers that are sometimes overused. Smell the room before acceptance."
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