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4.3 out of 5

"We chose this hotel because we have an 11 month old daughter and wanted to put the pack and play in the other room to sleep. We were very happy with ... " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 31 Aug 2015

Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near Wells Fargo Arena

Downtown Des Moines stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this Historic East Village hotel, you'll find Des Moines Civic Center and Iowa Events Center. Wells Fargo Arena and Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden are also within half a mile (1 km).

Free shuttle, breakfast

This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport shuttle. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and free perks like cooked-to-order breakfast and an area shuttle.

Kitchenettes, WiFi

The 234 guestrooms feature well-equipped kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves, as well as sofa beds and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Sitting areas, WiFi, and Netflix are also available.

Suite, 2 Double Beds, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max
$126* Per night/room Nov 24 - Nov 25

Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility & Hearing)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 2 Double Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility & Hearing)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown ratings based on 31 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown

Everyone (4) Family (1)

About the Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown

Location 101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA 50309

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 29 October 2019 to 06 November 2019 (dates subject to change):

  • Swimming pool

Property Features

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown offers its guests an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served, and guests can also enjoy a free manager's reception. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. Event space at this hotel measures 16,000 square feet (1 square meters). A vending machine, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the business-friendly Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown. An area shuttle within 2.0 mi and a roundtrip airport shuttle at scheduled times are free. For a fee, parking is available. This 3.5-star Des Moines hotel is smoke free.

  • 234 guestrooms or units
  • 8 levels
  • 16,000 sq ft of conference space
  • 1 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1990
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Wedding services available
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) (8.5 km / 5.3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle and area shuttle within 2.0 mi
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown offers 234 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include sofa beds. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 3.5-star hotel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. 37-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels, pay movies, and Netflix. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Sitting area
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • HD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Netflix
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free cooked-to-order breakfast. The hotel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Liberty's - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times from 4:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Airport transportation is offered at scheduled times from 4:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Weight limit: 75 lbs

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 4.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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