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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The customer service at this hotel was fantastic. Dustin did a great job at the front desk and handled a difficult situation regarding our room professionally and courteously. The rooms were clean, the hotel was clean, and the beds were comfortable. I would recommend this hotel.

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DawnRobbinsWood, Front Office Manager at Sleep Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us at the Sleep Inn at Living History Farms. We appreciate Your feedback and we will be sure to recognize Dustin for his great work.

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

We stay in hotels all over the country and this hotel is way overpriced for what you get. We used points (thank goodness). The bathroom door is a pullout type which was annoying. The shower door had what appeared to be mold along the outside bottom. No bathtub. The bed was comfortable and the air conditioner worked well. The most...

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Green Bay
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Soooo, after reading many reviews I decided to book this hotel. Many people said it was a really great overnight stay. So I am going to list the pro's and cons! Pros: Clean, great location for the living farms site, near a lot of other things to do, staff was fine, received a room where I had requested. Cons: Dated,...

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Marion, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Located just off the interstate the Sleep Inn was the perfect place to stop, rest and relax. Located in a park like setting one can easily see the property is clean with many updated features. The pool and well stocked breakfast made for a perfect stay.

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

Very close to the road but needs better signage..........pool good temp wise but on the shallow side (good for kids) the spa was nice but the jets were not all working....fridge worked in room and bet was comfortable.....Breakfast was average .........if you don't like traffic noise request a room opposite of the freeway.....but even next it was not too bad.........we...

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Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights during visit to rea to see family. Really enjoyed the friendly staff and their easy going style. Room was nicely appointed. Bathroom/shower is a bit small with a sliding door, but was just fine for my purposes. Pool a bit small, but was nice that last hour it is open in the evenings is for...

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Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Had a question about how to do the thermostat and someone came up immediately. Large room, good rate $98 (AARP or 60 years or older). Room was pristine, hot breakfast was nice. Excellent value, I will stay here again when in town.

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DawnRobbinsWood, Front Office Manager at Sleep Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay at the Sleep Inn at Living History Farms. I am pleased that we responded quickly to your question about the thermostat. We are proud of our property and we are excited that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again on your next stay in the area.

Katy, Texas
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had a family get together for my Mom's 90th birthday, and we blocked a set of rooms here. Everyone was pleased with the rooms, beds, service, and breakfast. We even used the breakfast area to have an ad hoc pizza party after the birthday party. The hotel staff even provided plates, napkins, and plastic ware to us. The staff...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We've stayed here often so we have a definite opinion. Sleep Inn rooms are a little smaller, but quite acceptable. it's very clean, well decorated. This one has very attentive, friendly front desk people. Good value, especially since we're only staying one night. (Sleep Inn is great for that!). The floors are little thin here at this hotel so you...

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DawnRobbinsWood, Front Office Manager at Sleep Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty to our hotel when you are in town. We appreciate the feedback and will use it to continue to strive for excellence for all of our guests. We look forward to your next visit at the Sleep Inn at Living History Farms.

Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 January 2016

A group of us about 40 of us traveled from Wisconsin for a conference in Des Moines. Due to poor weather, we arrived at 9:30, after seven hours on the coach bus, tired and ready to go to bed. Unfortunately, the bus door would not open. After another hour on the bus the door opened and we flooded into the...

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DawnRobbinsWood, Front Office Manager at Sleep Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our Sleep Inn at Living History Farms. I have to say that was one of the most interesting arrivals of a bus I have experienced. However with such a great group of individuals as your group was, it was enjoyable. He hope to see your group again soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Sleep Inn

Address: 11211 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322-3757
Region: United States > Iowa > Urbandale
Price Range: RM486 - RM693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sleep Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 112
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Sleep Hotel Urbandale
Sleep Inn Urbandale
Urbandale Sleep Inn
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Avoid hurt arms and annoyed ears: Request not to be put in Room 143.”
  • I do like the green accent wall with pastoral, colorful art prints
  • Sink outside of bathroom. Note pocket door latch I taped over
  • Mattress pad was askew
  • I did love the comfy office chair
  • mattress pad needed to be adjusted, and fitted sheet was too loose
  • Rounded fiberglass shower
  • Closet area features ironing board, iron and fridge
  • Bathroom area with toilet, shower glass door and pleasant artwork
 of 5 bubbles T7663EQanns, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“First floor for easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles 873KevinG, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“Booked through net as part of the do 2 stays and get 1 stay free...love the deal!”
 of 5 bubbles ksrebels, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor rooms are quietest but 2nd floor rooms have the best internet speeds”
 of 5 bubbles TnLSiouxCity, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have less pool noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 714dudleym, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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