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Holiday Inn Express Ames

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2600 E. 13Th Street, Ames, IA 50010
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Jack checked us in and was most pleasant. Minor flaws due I expect from remodeling project. Quietest ac/furnace I've ever experienced in any facility. The attention to detail by Dave and his food service crew was superb.

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Ames, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very clean and Convenient for my business trip. I would stay here again, I would recommend this hotel to my friends and family. This hotel is very very clean. It has a HD large television. Parking was limited because of construction going on. Breakfast is always good at Holiday Inn Express.

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Grand Island, Nebraska
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had to stay just one night for business. The motel was in the midst of a remodel, which didn't bother us much. There was new furniture in the room, in an updated upholstery. We slept good, and everything was clean. Would stay here again.

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Ames HI for one night for business. Received a complimentary upgrade for Platinum status. They also give you 1000 bonus points for reviewing them on TripAdvisor. Nice touch. The property was just finishing a renovation, but it didn't get in the way of my stay. The staff was very apologetic for basically no inconvenience. I barely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stayed in Ames for a continuing education course. Hotel is under renovation and there may still be a few minor kinks, but nothing major. Some guests seem greatly agitated about the noise and workers, but they only work during the day, so they never bothered me a bit. I would go back. Staff was friendly and room was comfortable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The facility was undergoing renovation during my stay. That didn't prevent the staff from providing excellent service. From Larry the morning breakfast guru, to the desk staff, to the cleaning crew, everyone was friendly. I really felt like everyone truly cared about making my stay a great one.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a Gold Member and made an unplanned stop while passing through Ames. Super friendly staff at the front desk (John), and even though they are finishing up renovations, it feels clean. The new rooms are fantastic, honestly one of the nicest rooms I've stayed at across the country. I recommend staying here, absolutely.

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Carol S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Wow, Five Stars! We so appreciate that rating. John is frequently mentioned by our guests - a true service professional. We love that you appreciate our new look and clean rooms. Thank you for your Gold Membership and loyalty to the brand. Please, stop by and visit us again when in Ames. Carol S General Manager More 

Lincoln, Nebraska
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed at this hotel although going through an update all was great John and staff were all helpful the place will look great when done thanks for the great breakfast room was very nice comfortable good experience beds are very comfortable

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Carol S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

We are excited for the Five Star rating - Thank You so much. We appreciate your comments on our newly renovated portion of the property. We anticipate completion in May. John and all the staff work very hard to provide the very best in service while minimizing the effects of renovation during our makeover. Please visit us again when in... More 

Danville, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed at this Holiday Inn multiple times and have had nothing but a positive experience. The rooms are always clean. The staff is always happy and accomadating to my work schedule. They are currently remodeling but from the newly renovated room that I stayed in, it is going to be a great look!

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Carol S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful Five Star rating. We love that you continue to have great experiences at our property. Very clean rooms, accomodating staff and now newly renovated rooms - it is good to hear that you are excited about the look. Our total "makeover" should be completed by May. Please visit us again when in Ames. Carol S... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though they are going through renovation. Not a problem.. John at check in was nice to remember my last stay. Breakfast host very nice. Room was very clean, and food selection offered a nice variety. Entire staff was very friendly.

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Carol S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for the exciting Five Star Rating. We are so pleased that you had a memorable check in with John, a very clean room and then enjoyed a delicious hot breakfast with attentive staff. Your comments made our day. Please visit us again when in Ames. Carol S General Manager More 

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