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Holiday Inn Express Ames

#2 of 19 Hotels in Ames
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Ames, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very good, clean, and comfortable. Staff was very friendly, especially morning breakfast provider. What a great guy! Genuinely was pleased to see you and worked very hard to keep breakfast items in supply and moving smoothly.

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Onawa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've stayed at this hotel on numerous business trips and have never been disappointed. The staff is friendly and courteous, the breakfast is wonderful and the accomodations can't be beat! Would highly recommend this hotel.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff was extremely quick with the check in process and very friendly. Its in a great location right off the highway. The rooms were extremely clean and up to date. The indoor pool was nice and relaxing. I would stay here again when passing through town!

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Hays, Kansas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We found the staff personable, the room above average and comfortable, and the breakfast was great. Our stay was relaxing which is what we needed after all day on the road. We enjoyed our stay and we were able to wake up rested.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff is on-top of it. Location is currently(May'15) going under renovations but main common areas and rooms are updated, clean, and nice. Breakfast is basic, but more than sufficient and in a large dinning area. Staff very attentive. Lastly, good fwy access to I35 or downtown Ames. Convenient location and I would stay again.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Business stay.....friendly staff and clean rooms. Greeted my every time I came went. Had breakfast out way ahead of scheduled time. A definite stay in a town with very few options. Thanks for the hospitality.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very attentive staff. Had a special request at check in (more to a different floor) and they quickly took care of it without a question. Pleasantly surprised by quietness of construction crew during renovation.

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Ames, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel for work weekly and this was the first time for me to stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Ames, IA. From the outside, the hotel looks modern and clean. At check in I was greeted promptly and professionally and the check in was super fast and painless. The room was already air conditioned and was quite comfortable.... More 

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Lees Summit
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Decent hotel, nothing special. Stayed here one night. Breakfast was good, nice variety. Easy access to I-35. Rooms were recently remodeled and they were almost done with the lobby area. Gym was very small, not a lot of options.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was just renovated, everything in new and modernized. Easy to use environmental controls, quite heating & cooling. Finally a hotel with plenty of electrical receptacles for all your gadgets. Breakfast bar is top notch as is every staff member I was in contact with. Outside extra is a gas station/convenience store right next to the property.

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