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Apple Tree Inn

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've been staying here for many years when I take in the Des Moines Operas at Simpson College in Indianola. This is very convenient to the campus and town in general. Reasonably priced. I usually stay 3 nights. Very convenient to Des Moines also.

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Hewitt, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

The motel was very clean, nice location, an excellent breakfast. Good parking. Employee's were very friendly and helpful. Room had good beds and the bathroom had an outside sink and vanity. We like that so one can use the bathroom while the other can use the sink and mirror. In room coffee.

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Milwaukee
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Was put up here for business - can't say we had any problems. Hotel room was clean, everything worked properly, and was a typical "budget" type of lodging facility. Breakfast was typical to these sort of places - nothing fancy, but enough to make your morning start off (had waffle iron and biscuits w/gravy). We were on the first floor,...

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Galena, Illinois
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Always great to stay at the Apple Tree. Owners and staff always accommodating. Priced right. Clean rooms. Great breakfast. Plenty of parking and close to everything. Just a short drive from Des Moines. We stay here every year for 10 days and always look forward to our stay!

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Golden, Colorado
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We were just looking for good night's sleep before a long day of driving, plus a decent breakfast. Well, the beds were good. There was no one on duty for about 1/2 hour when I was trying to get additional pillows and towels. Breakfast was pretty bad - coffee was meh, the biscuits were in a cellophane box so they...

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Aurora, Minnesota
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I have stayed here in the last half of 2015 3 times and all three experiences have been about the same. The front desk help haven't been overly friendly but have never been rude to me. There seems to be a more casual feel around the employees rather than professional. I have stayed in their Queen Suite rooms when I...

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1Thank Heather G
Roanoke, Texas
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Older property and I thought they had expensive room rates for the ammenties, but the price was inline with hotels in Des Monies area. It wasn't filthy but could use a serious deep cleaning. The bed sheets, towels and bath rooms were very clean. The staff was friendly and did go out of their way to help. Overall a good...

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 21 September 2015

After staying in what I was told the better hotel I had quite a few issues with my allergies, probably due to the strong smell of mildew. I find it embarrassing that a town with a nice college is unable to get a good hotel in town. As much as I hate to have to leave town when I visit...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 14 August 2015

What I really like about this hotel is the personalized services that you get from Mr. and Mrs. Patel and staff. My wife, family and I just left there today and each time that we go we are impressed with the attention to service. We had an appliance malfunction in our room two nights ago. Patel personally brought a larger...

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Milford
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I made the reservation on line. I asked for a lower floor room due to the knee injure. I have a very large brace, when we arrived they said they did not have one and they don't read anything from online reservations. The worst part was they did not even care, take it or leave it. We got to our...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a 60 room AAA Diamond rated motel locally owned in Indianola, Iowa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Apple Tree Inn

Address: 1215 N Jefferson Way, Indianola, IA 50125-1457
Region: United States > Iowa > Indianola
Price Range: RM321 - RM380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We were close to the street but it still was pretty quiet in our room”
billk692, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Even if you request a non-smoking room and are put upstairs, the whole floor stinks of smoke so it does get into the rooms.”
155loril, 29 May 2015 | Read review
“Room 204 has three queen beds which makes this a very nice room for families that are traveling.”
Hootlc, 20 Feb 2013 | Read review
“NOT room 227”
reporter511, 3 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Basic sleeping accomodations. On the main drag through town, next to fast food on busy 4 lane highway.”
balima, 23 Oct 2012 | Read review
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