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Holiday Inn - Airport Conference Center

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Free Parking
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Free Airport Transportation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited for a VFW Department of Iowa convention. Looks like the hotel was recently remodeled. Very clean, nice carpet, clean walls. Our room had 2 beds but was still spacious. Clean bathroom, wish there was a little more light over the shower. Hotel was...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We were here as a vendor for the Iowa Sheriff’s and Deputy Winter Conference. Every single employee was friendly and professional and did everything to make it easier and more pleasant. I would like to give a special shout out to employee “JOE” this guy...More

Thank Marlene H
Response from Fleur6111, Owner at Holiday Inn - Airport Conference CenterResponded 6 December 2017

Awesome stay and I will pass along your kind comments to Joe, our associates are simply the best! We all look forward to serving you again soon, and we will be sure to show you where the hot tub is!

Reviewed 2 December 2017

Attempted to book direct with this hotel and was told I had to book with centralized booking. Was transferred and attempted to book a room as a surprise for a recently engaged couple and was told was not possible to book for someone else. Will...More

Thank T J
Response from Fleur6111, Owner at Holiday Inn - Airport Conference CenterResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. Credit Card policy require a written authorization for if the name of the card does not match the name on the reservation. I apologize the Central Reservation Office did not know how to handle your request....More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

I stayed just one night on my way to Ames. The area of the hotel I stayed in was being renovated so I won't speak too much to the room but it was comfortable and clean. Quiet people-wise but the heater was pretty clunky and...More

Thank alliswell252
Response from Fleur6111, Owner at Holiday Inn - Airport Conference CenterResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for your positive review, we appreciate your taking the time to share! Our renovations are ongoing, but all new furniture in all guestrooms is in and I agree the new nesting desks are great. Our location adjacent to the Des Moines International Airport...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We travel frequently and stay at IHG properties almost exclusively, but we would change in a heart beat if all properties were like this one. I did not feel as if this property was sufficiently clean as soon as I entered the elevator which we...More

Thank TheBuckeye
Response from Fleur6111, Owner at Holiday Inn - Airport Conference CenterResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your opinions. I have inspected the room of your stay and did not find the carpet to be "loose" which is the only item you noted. Our hotel consistently ranks high in cleanliness in our guest satisfaction...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
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US$124 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Price range
US$124 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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7 July 2017|
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Response from LowellES | Property representative |
Yes repairs will be done by then. look forward to you staying with us.
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26 March 2015|
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Response from friendsnj69 |
Just saw on Holiday inn page the Hot tub is down . By any chance do u know how long it be closed for . Was planning to stay in October
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"Pool side are biggerrooms. But if you don't like noise get a outside room."
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"If u want quiet get a room away from pool atrium area"
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"Order Chinese takeout from China Chef!"
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"I liked facing the atrium, but when there are lots of families it can get loud at times."
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