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    Des Moines Marriott Downtown

    700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309-2785
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Reviewed yesterday

          I used Priceline to find a downtown hotel for our stay and named our own price. When I found out this was the hotel booked I came right to TA to check it out. I was somewhat concerned because I read so many bad reviews....More

          Thank Kimberly T
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Staff at the front lobby was a jerk. I greeted him with a hello and he didn't as much as look up. Then he violently swiped my credit card without a word from the counter. Ran it and charged me for a new booking when...More

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          Response from Des Moines M, Manager at Des Moines Marriott DowntownResponded 2 days ago

          Please accept our sincere apology on behalf of our front desk staff. We regret the hassle you had to endure and assure you this is not our standard. We consider it a best practice to share all guest feedback with the appropriate hotel team to...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Very nice large hotel in downtown Des Moines. The staff was helpful and polite. It has a beautiful lobby area. There are attractions near by. It's close to the airport. We didn't try the restaurant. Nice coffee maker in the room with real creamer, not...More

          Thank CMHEurope
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Spent two nights at the Marriott Downtown during a recent business trip. The hotel was quite nice. It's a large, full service hotel in the heart of downtown Des Moines. The staff was very helpful and accommodating upon my arrival. The only viable parking option...More

          Thank glhenry
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Hotel is very close to the Des Moines airport. They also have a complimentary shuttle to/from the airport! Check In was quick. The rooms are somewhat dated (you can tell the carpeting is old and worn). The concierge lounge offers a nice assortment of breakfast...More

          Thank Michael K
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          • US$155 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Lee C
          can both rooms be right next to each other or joined? can we be on a high floor, with downtown view? can we request early check in?
          23 April 2017|
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          Response from cmroutson | Property representative |
          Please contact the hotel directly and we'll certainly do our best to fulfill your requests. Looking forward to having you with us!
          We are going to stay here nxt year. I understand that the hotel offer an airport shuttle and downtown shuttle facility. How does one book the shuttle from the airport to the hotel?
          22 November 2016|
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          Response from Tedd T | Reviewed this property |
          You can't depend on this shuttle. They let me down last year. Find another place to stay.
          Tina A
          I know this might sound silly but I am reading about skywalks that you are able to take from the Marriott to the Hy-Vee Center/Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center/ Wells Fargo Arena, is this true? Are the covered and easy to navigate,or will we get lost? Thank you for your time and answer:)
          12 December 2014|
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          Response from DC-IMF-FAOtraveler | Reviewed this property |
          Hello, The skywalks are pretty easy to take - although, some are being rebuilt at the moment because there was a fire a few months back. Shouldn't be an issue to navigate though - just a little getting used to! I hope... More
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          "Even numbered rooms have a view of what appears to be a parking lot being constructed."
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          "ask for a room not facing the construction"
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          "Book concierge level room, use the shuttle"
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