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4.7 out of 5

"was a good place for the money. only thing they did not have any meat items at breakfest. " More

By a verified traveler on Thu 15 Oct 2020

Hotel Description

3-star hotel near Clive Aquatic Center

In shopping district

A stay at this hotel places you within half a mile (1 km) of Clive Aquatic Center and 6 miles (10 km) of Pump It Up. Also within 9 miles (15 km) are Wells Fargo Arena and Des Moines Public Library.

Renovated in 2018

This hotel features an indoor pool and a spa tub. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 2 conference rooms, as well as the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like full breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

Along with free WiFi, the 103 guestrooms offer room service and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities include free local calls, hair dryers, and safes.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$82* Per night/room Oct 27 - Oct 28

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Poolside

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite (Queen)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking (2 Queen and 1 Sofabed)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Room, 1 King Bed (Whirlpool)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Wildwood Lodge ratings based on 48 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 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 Wildwood Lodge

Everyone (27) Couples (10) Family (11)
4 out of 5
was a good place for the money. only thing they did not have any meat items at breakfest.

Posted by , from des moines iowa on Oct 15, 2020

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5 out of 5
Very friendly staff. Everyone was so sweet with our dog... he was spoiled with treats and loved it! The rooms were very clean as well. The hotel was easy to find and is conveniently located near the highway.

Posted by on Sep 26, 2020

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5 out of 5
Staff was friendly at check in. Room was clean as well as the hotel.

Posted by on Sep 21, 2020

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5 out of 5
Love the "rustic" atmosphere. Seems like we are I more in woods then in the city. The 2 room suite feels like a real cabin atmosphere.

Posted by , from Clive Iowa on Aug 30, 2020

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5 out of 5
the room are excellent and very clean super hotel I will recommend to everyone

Posted by , from chicago on Aug 28, 2020

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4 out of 5
they close the pool hot tub area to early. 9:30 It was a nice room otherwise. Would have liked a tub since hot tub was closed, only shower.

Posted by , from des moismon IA on Aug 6, 2020

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5 out of 5
All good. They need a longer adult swim. 30 mins not enough.

Posted by on Aug 4, 2020

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5 out of 5
This is a great hotel. Close to places. Friendly staff. Poolside rooms for the kids and convenient for the adults! Pet friendly. Great spot for a getaway with family.

Posted by , from Cedar Rapids, IA on Jul 13, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 15, 2020 by Jon B GM

Kendall Thank you for the 5-Star review! We're so happy to see that you enjoyed everything about your Wildwood Lodge experience!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 2, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 3, 2020 by Jon B GM

Thank you for the 5-Star review! We're so happy you enjoyed your stay at the Wildwood Lodge!

4 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 6, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 18, 2020 by Olivia C.

Thank you for taking the time to rate your stay! We hope you'll choose to stay at the Wildwood Lodge again the next time you're in our neck of the woods :)

Property Features

Wildwood Lodge offers its guests an indoor pool and a spa tub. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. Free breakfast is served daily. There are 2 meeting rooms available. Tour/ticket assistance, a vending machine, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the business-friendly Wildwood Lodge. Free self parking is available. You'll have access to the outdoor pool at a partner property. A complete renovation of Wildwood Lodge was completed in January 2018. This 3-star Clive hotel is smoke free.

  • 103 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1995
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM) (25 km / 15.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Wildwood Lodge offers 103 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. This Clive hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and refrigerators can be requested.

  • In-room dining
  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator available
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free full breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Room service is available.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 4 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 100 lbs)
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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 may be 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

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

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 may be 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-out is available.The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Number of children who can stay free - 4
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Wildwood Lodge
  • Wildwood Lodge Clive
  • Wildwood Lodge Hotel
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  • Wildwood Clive
  • Wildwood Lodge Hotel
  • Wildwood Lodge Clive
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You should know

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Up to 4 children 18 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.