Get an overview of this hotel Family-friendly hotel with water park and restaurant

Popular highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
24-hour business center

Located in Urbandale, Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines is in the suburbs, within a 10-minute drive of Buccaneer Arena and Iowa Gold Star Military Museum.

This family-friendly hotel is 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from Des Moines Community Playhouse and 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 166 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and complimentary weekday newspapers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including a water park and an indoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, an arcade/game room, and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy a meal at Castaways Grill, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Urbandale? This hotel has facilities measuring 10000 square feet (929 square meters), including a conference center. Free self parking is available onsite.

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a water park, Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines features a waterslide and an indoor pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center. Event facilities measuring 10000 square feet (929 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly hotel also offers an arcade/game room, gift shops/newsstands, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines is a smoke-free property.

  • Waterslide 
  • Water park 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10000 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Ballroom 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 166 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free local calls 
  • Turndown service 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Shower only
  • HDTV
  • Cable TV service
  • In-room safe
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Number of bathrooms -
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Heating

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Castaways Grill - Onsite restaurant.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a full breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from room service during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a water park and an indoor pool.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of USD 25 per stay
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 7 and USD 10 for adults, USD 4 and USD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Pet deposit: USD 25 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 10 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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