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    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Urbandale

    8789 Plum Dr, Urbandale, IA 50322-6245
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          US$115
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          Overview
          • Excellent47%
          • Very good33%
          • Average13%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          “des moines” (16 reviews)
          “hi express” (4 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          This was a great place to stay. Very clean, great beds and quiet. Stayed for several days and had a good time. We will stay here again. Highly recommend it for great quality. The swimming pool is nice too. Clean and nice hot tub to...More

          Thank Alleta B
          Response from Nick C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites UrbandaleResponded yesterday

          Thank you for your review! We are thrilled that your enjoyed your time with us and look forward to your next visit to Urbandale.

          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I stayed here while on my way home from Arizona. This hotel is very close to the interstate highway. It was clean and I come to expect this from this hotel chain. They never seem to disappoint. The front desk staff are always friendly and...More

          Thank TerryS681
          Response from Nick C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites UrbandaleResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you for your visit. We hope you had a great rest of your trip home. We appreciate your feedback and our team is thrilled to know that they made your stay a great one!

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          My family drove from Michigan to Iowa for our nieces graduation. I chose Holiday Inn Express. It's always my first choice wherever I travel. The hotel was very nice, rooms were clean and the beds very comfortable. Where things went bad was on Sunday morning...More

          Thank Ellie1931
          Response from Nick C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites UrbandaleResponded 4 weeks ago

          Ellie1931, Thank you for providing us with your feedback. We truly apologize for your experience with our breakfast over memorial day weekend. We have taken your review and are using your comments in additional coaching and training for our morning crew. We never want to...More

          Reviewed 23 May 2017

          The HI Express is one of several hotel chains that do a good job of providing a comfortable room and a decent breakfast. This one is right off the beltway surrounding Des Moines, north of city center, near Urbandale. We were just passing through and...More

          Thank Robert D
          Response from Nick C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites UrbandaleResponded 3 weeks ago

          Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We are very happy to have met your needs and expectations. We do hope to see you again in the near future!

          Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

          I can not give this hotel any stars. I wish I could rate my stay, but I can not since the softball tournament we were scheduled to play in was cancelled due to weather. They have a horrible cancellation policy. We gave them at least...More

          Thank btdiiulio
          Response from Nick C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites UrbandaleResponded 29 April 2017

          btdiiulio, Thank you for your feedback. We wish your team would have been able to come see us too! While different locations have varying cancellation policies, we were glad we were able to accommodate the cancellation of your teams plans with the waiver of the...More

          Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines/Urbandale
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          Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center - Des Moines
          432 reviews
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$133 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 93
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          • Iowa >
          • Urbandale
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Ryan M
          do all rooms have 2 queen beds and a sleeper couch?
          15 July 2015|
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          Response from Nick C | Property representative |
          We do have rooms that have 2 queen beds and a sleeper couch. These rooms are our 2 queen suites. Not all rooms have this option. Only the 2 queen suites.
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          Lisa A
          Are the living areas in the suites completely separated from the bedroom (door vs. a 'privacy' wall?
          18 November 2014|
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          Response from ssabolovich | Reviewed this property |
          There are two queen beds and a sleeper couch. No enclosed bedroom.
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