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Candlewood Suites - Des Moines

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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“honor system”(9 reviews)
“ice maker”(3 reviews)
“front desk”(17 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Very comfortable room with every amenity you could ask for. Beds are super comfy, linens and towels are top quality, kitchenette very nice, great TV and very accommodating staff. Typically hotels that have smoking rooms are not the greatest quality but this hotel is the...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

For those of you who have stayed at Candlewood Suites before, you already know the perks. I am newly enlightened. Greeted by friendly staff, even in the wee hours of the night. He even offered to being us a cart to unload our car. Hotel...More

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Response from CandlewoodWDM, General Manager at Candlewood Suites - Des MoinesResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to complete our survey! I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your first stay with us. We strive to make our guests feel at home when they are with us. For future reference, the shower heads are adjustable...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Sadly we didn't discover this place until our last night. We traveled from Ohio to Washington than back to Ohio and stayed at many different places on this trip. The last night we were going to go back to the East side of Des Moines...More

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Response from Stacia P, Manager at Candlewood Suites - Des MoinesResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for taking time for our survey! We're glad to hear that you found us and our location met your needs! Hope to see you for your next travel! Might I ask....do you recall your room number so we can take a look at...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

I was traveling through Des Moine this week and booked an overnight stay here. Two things stood out: 1) Hands down the best bed I’ve ever slept in at a hotel and nearly on par with our Temperpedic at home. Almost didn’t want to continue...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

My daughter attends Drake University and I have stayed at a number of Des Moines hotels these last 4 years ... and I believe I have found a hidden gem. I was traveling solo on this run and save money by packing my own food...More

Thank rjandmj
Response from Stacia P, Front Office Manager at Candlewood Suites - Des MoinesResponded 10 October 2017

Hey there! Wow! Thank you kindly for your very nice and thorough review! We are happy to hear that our hotel was a great fit for you and your family! Thank you for choosing our establishment and we hope to see you again in the...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
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Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Tennis Court
Price range
US$89 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$89 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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20 February 2016|
Response from jbrenz | Reviewed this property |
Nope. All the rooms are designed for one traveler per room. My mom and I had rooms close to each other since we don't sleep in the same bed. One bed, one bathroom per suite, but nice and spacious rooms.
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"South facing rooms overlook the parking lot"
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"Room without adjoining door had better layout."
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"2nd floor is the smoking floor"
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"If you are a non-smoker I would stay away from 3rd floor as the second floor is the smoking section - best to..."
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