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Days Inn Ames

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   229 S. Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Omaha, Nebraska
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As with all my reviews, please take this from the point of view of a business traveler. In the case of Days Inn in Ames, Iowa, you can do better. I will start with the positives that I look for in a hotel: 1) wireless internet was free 2) the sink held water, a positive for those needing a shave... More

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Lakeside, California
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The front desk staff was very helpful. However, the maid forgot to come by one of the 4 days I was there so I had to come down and get my own towels. The breakfast was awful consisting of bread to make toast, oatmeal, orange drink and yogurts and lousy coffee. Lid to the trash was in the sink and... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We were here for an ISU Orientation. This "hotel" offered no greetings, not enough towels, no iron or board in the room and the rooms are small, musty and in need of a deep cleaning. Breakfast was also cold and disappointing. Whatever you pay for this room, it is too much.

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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We were staying for 2 nights, and we had bought a room on the second floor with two queen beds. When we got there we found that the parking lot was very narrow and, there was no elevator. We had to carry our bags up the stairs. When we got into our room we found that we had two double... More

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Ames
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Overall my experience was ok. It was a good deal for a college student needing to spend a week there and didn't have too much money to spend

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Address: 229 S. Duff Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Days Inn Ames 2*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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