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Motel 6 Des Moines West

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Leavenworth, Kansas
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Ehhh. That about sums it up. Bare bones. No coffee maker, no microwave, no fridge. Bathroom was clean, room was clean. TV had very limited channels. Biggest complaint was no lid on the toilet and when you flushed it spewed water out... so covered with bath mat. Poor water pressure and shower head was in an uncomfortable corner of the...

1Thank Allison W
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Very clean and friendly hotel for the money. The room was nice and cozy. Although the rooms are outdated it still was a very relaxing experience and I would gladly visit again. There were eating places within walking distance and that was great also. Great job and keep it up.

Thank Shann M
Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Luxury this isn't - but the price reflects this. No breakfast, no coffee machine in room; coffee in lobby morning only. Microwave in lobby area by soda machine and snack machine (out of order!). One plus, Perkins is open for all meals all hours, I think, and you can walk there. Not a place to rave about, but adequate for...

Thank Linda G
Algona, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Booked for a three night stay during the state fair. All hotel rooms were overpriced and this was all we could get for less than $150. It was OK for the price. No real issues with the hotel itself. It was clean, room had plenty of space for us to buy food and keep in refrigerator, store our bags, and...

Thank edjenson
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We went pool the safety rope was broken. I repaired it with a rubber band I had in my hair for safety of my kids. We were traveling with are dog. Request a disturb sign and front desk described how a guy had a heartache and died in there room.(to much information) Will say the rooms were very clean.

Thank Becky G
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

You get what you pay for. Exterior wall crumbling, handicapped cement barriers shattered, funky smelling hallways, noisy room facing interstate, no microwave, no refrigerator, no free wi-fi, no breakfast, no shampoo, no coffee, no updated tvs, no pen or paper, no channel guide, no ever coming back!! Person at front desk was friendly, though.

1Thank Pistol44
Corte Madera, California
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Beginning the morning in Utah, the second leg of my cross country journey got me to Des Moines (almost)! It was a rather dark night and the roads are not your typical freeway straight shot. It was a sight for sore eyes- the familiar sign with a large 6!! They did indeed leave the light on!! New, clean, and with...

Thank Mary M
Kettering, Ohio
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I normally don't care for Motel 6 locations with interior hallways as they tend to be noisy. But this location impressed me from the start. Very clean, very fresh smelling, quiet hallways, friendly employees, great business park area with limited but good choices for a quick meal. Wifi worked well (and is free for AARP members). My only issue was...

Thank SenseIntoDollars
Blue Grass, Iowa
Reviewed 11 June 2016

The rooms we had were on the opposite side from the interstate so they were quiet. The carpet was scary to walk on, combination of very old and dirty, or so old will not clean. The bedding was just as old, used my own sheet, blanket and pillow because of other reviews. Bathroom was surprisingly clean and I did like...

Thank cybermatrix41
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Reviewed 5 June 2016

In an office building complex with about 4 other higher priced hotels. Great looking building from the outside, but the walls are paper thin, and if you get the north side of the building you are right along I-80. For the price it is a good place to crash for one night while traveling.

Thank jmc1958

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 Des Moines West

Address: 7655 Office Plaza Drive North, West Des Moines, IA 50266
Region: United States > Iowa > West Des Moines
Price Range: $81 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Des Moines West 2*
Number of rooms: 121
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“away from the elevators”
 of 5 bubbles edjenson, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on upper floors on west side are better if you don't like freeway views,”
 of 5 bubbles SenseIntoDollars, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms away from the Interstate for quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles cybermatrix41, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get the front or south side of the building away from the highway”
 of 5 bubbles jmc1958, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try to make do with a regular room, maybe bathroom would be better.”
 of 5 bubbles 427janetb, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
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