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Top 10 Things To Do In West Des Moines

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Most Popular Booked West Des Moines Hotels

Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek $87
Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek

Hyatt Place West Des Moines Jordan Creek

295 64th Street, West Des Moines, IA
     
    5.0
    of 5, from 4 reviews
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

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

    SpringHill Suites Des Moines West $84
    SpringHill Suites Des Moines West

    SpringHill Suites Des Moines West

    1236 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA
       
      4.6
      of 5, from 11 reviews
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This hotel features an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

      Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive $84
      Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive

      Hampton Inn West Des Moines Lake Drive

      7060 Lake Dr, West Des Moines, IA
         
        4.6
        of 5, from 26 reviews
        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Free perks include buffet breakfast, free self parking, and an area shuttle.

        TownePlace Suites by Marriott Des Moines West/Jordan Creek $84
        TownePlace Suites by Marriott Des Moines West/Jordan Creek

        TownePlace Suites by Marriott Des Moines West/Jordan Creek

        125 South 68th Street, West Des Moines, IA
           
          4.5
          of 5, from 2 reviews
          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          This hotel features an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport shuttle. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

          Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines $110
          Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines

          Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines

          5505 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA
             
            4.5
            of 5, from 28 reviews
            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            This hotel features an outdoor pool and an indoor pool. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the fitness center and free perks like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

            Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Des Moines West $84
            Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Des Moines West

            Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Des Moines West

            7225 Vista Dr, West Des Moines, IA
               
              4.2
              of 5, from 15 reviews
              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like continental breakfast and free self parking.

              Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines $47
              Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines

              Days Inn by Wyndham West Des Moines

              1258 8th St, West Des Moines, IA
                 
                3.2
                of 5, from 44 reviews
                2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                A restaurant and an indoor pool are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like continental breakfast and free self parking.

                Motel 6 Des Moines West $44
                Motel 6 Des Moines West

                Motel 6 Des Moines West

                7655 Office Plaza Dr N, West Des Moines, IA
                   
                  3.1
                  of 5, from 21 reviews
                  2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this motel. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace is provided and the front desk is staffed around-the-clock.

                  Places To Go In West Des Moines

                  Welcome, traveler, to West Des Moines. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in West Des Moines

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in West Des Moines. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in West Des Moines? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from West Des Moines attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.