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BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2500 University Blvd., Ames, IA 50010
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Iowa City, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff at this hotel were helpful and courteous. The rooms were clean and comfortable, and decent quality for the price range. Breakfast was actually offered at a reasonable time, not at the dreary crack of dawn.

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Libertyville, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice hotel, clean rooms. Nice patio out front.....great pet area to walk dog, including a bag station! Breakfast was good, waffles, toast, eggs, ham...etc. Nice size indoor pool, however we did not use it. I would stay here again.

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Ames, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is beautiful inside and out. Rooms exceeded my expectations, the pool, Jacuzzi, and exercise room are clean and nice. The breakfast was bountiful. My room had an air conditioner that was not working correctly, the hotel was booked full, yet the manager moved us to another room immediately, just as nice as the room I had booked, and... More

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Wisconsin, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall experience was good. Check in service seemed not to care about anything and was not helpful. Could not find reservation and when he finally did.....just gave me my room keys and that was it....no thanks, no room direction!!! Only gripe I had, otherwise it was a nice place.

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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You just step into this hotel and instantly you feel at home?It is a lovely ,charming hotel!! Quite homely!!The decor is soo awesome and quite upscale! I bet they hired a good interior decorator? Everything in this hotel spells QUALITY and attention to the finest details!!! Friendly staff super friendly and helpful I add, very comfortable rooms and beds,homemade complimentary... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed one night to see his son off to college. We had a king ADA room, just assigned randomly . It was clean and the bed was very comfortable. There was no sofa or pull out bed in this room. We were on 1st floor, which is good because I saw stairs but no elevator. Free... More

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Sebring, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in town for business, and had not made reservations in advance. Some our usual go to's were sold out. The desk clerk was very accommodating when I called for availability. We were very impressed when we arrived with the updated and upscale appearance of this property. This is not your OLD Best Western. Congratulations to Best Western on... More

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Ames, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was surprised at the hotel. From the outside I wasn't that impressed but when I went inside I was. To be a pet friendly hotel, it was very clean and I couldn't tell that pets were allowed in there. The only thing that I did not like was that there were no weights in the weight room.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the nicest Beat Western properties I've stayed at. Last minute walk-in booking. Lovely room overlooking the little lawn on the 2nd floor. Double. Very clean. Extremely friendly staff. Great discounted AARP rate. Would recommend and stay there again if ever in the area.

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Ames, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was at the Best Western Plus for a 2 day meeting and didn't have time to use the breakfast or internet amenities but the room was clean and everything worked fine. I liked the room bill left under the door in the morning so I didn't have to go to the front desk to check out.

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Address: 2500 University Blvd., Ames, IA 50010
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Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites 2.5*
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Choose this pet-friendly Ames, Iowa hotel located close to the Coldwater Golf Course, Iowa State University and the Ames Municipal Airport.Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites, a full-service hotel located just minutes away from the Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. This Ames hotel offers convenient access to the Iowa State Center, home to sporting events and concerts as well as the Iowa State University Research Park.The BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites offers 87 spaciously-appointed guest rooms and suites, each equipped with a refrigerator, cable satellite television and free high-speed Internet access. Guests will wake each morning to a complimentary full breakfast. This Iowa hotel also features an indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, fitness center, 24 hour business center and meeting facilities. Pets are welcome!Guests staying at the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites will be close to the Reiman Gardens, the Boone Scenic Valley Railroad and the North Grand Mall. Business travelers will appreciate the proximity to the Iowa Department of Transportation, the United States Department of Agriculture Disease Lab, 3M®, Sauer Danfoss and the Ag Information Center.For superior customer service and a convenient location in Ames, Iowa make a reservation today at the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites! ... more   less 
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