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GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel Ames

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1606 South Kellogg Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
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Ranked #6 of 18 hotels in Ames
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Rating summary
  • 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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Claremont, California
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47 reviews 47 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently ,my son had knee surgery in Ames Iowa. We stayed at the Grandstay in a room for handicapped individuals before and after his surgery. This place is wonderful. The staff is so helpful. The room was on the 3rd floor but there was an elevator. The room was huge with a complete kitchen and a shower which could be... More

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Dallas, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Rooms are great with a kitchen, living room, bed room and bath. Quiet, clean and well maintained. The bed was too saggy for my taste and the pillows very stiff. Lack of a dresser in the bedroom was also inconvenient. Daily breakfasts were well stocked and offered a good variety of food. Staff was attentive and friendly.

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Ames, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We are local residents and were welcomed in after a house fire one evening when they made accomodations for 3 of us and our two dogs on one of the coldest nights this winter. The next day they moved us to a larger suite to fit our needs better. What started out as a 1 week stay turned into 3... More

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GrandStayAmes, General Manager at GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel Ames, responded to this review

We were glad we could help ease the stress of being displaced from your home. It was a pleasure to have you and your two well-behaved dogs stay with us! Please keep GrandStay in mind if you have visiting relatives or have any other need for hotel accommodations in the future! More

Saint George, UT
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

A great extended place to stay with comfortable rooms and friendly staff. Rates were reasonable and the morning breakfast was always good. The pool and hot tub were open till midnight and there was good restaurants nearby. I will definitely be staying there again when I am back in Ames.

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Madison, Wisconsin
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We stayed over the Thanksgving holiday while visiting local relatives. Our suite accomodated 3 teenagers, two parents and a dog. For five people we could have used more space for suitcases, hangers, etc.The small kitchenette was helpful although poorly stocked (not enough dishes, pans, no paper towels, and a very small half-height bar refrigerator). The price was a bit high... More

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Maplewood, Minnesota
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

This property is clean, is nicely furnished, and all rooms have a full kitchen. This last feature was important for my son and his family because he has a child with food allergies, and the family requires a full kitchen for food preparation. (*Note: The dishes are in the dish washer, not the cabinets.) Other good features: It's a quiet... More

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Gurnee, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Very nice hotel. friendly people. Room a little small but ok. Pool very small. Nice area in the back to bbq and let kids run around. very good Chinese restaurant across the parking lot. Excellent fresh sushi. good location to iowa state college.

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Prior Lake, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I have stayed at this hotel a number of times and have always enjoyed my stay. We have a toddler and having the mini kitchen is a big plus. The rooms are always clean and the hotel is in great condition. The breakfast isn't anything special but it is "free" food that comes with fairly cheap rates for what you... More

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Visiting Ames for a campus visit, I wanted a hotel that would provide a suite for my son and I. Grandstay Ames was clean, convenient to anything we had planned, and had a suite that was a good layout for us. The queen bed was comfortable, and the pull-out sofa was adequate for a teenager. Having a television in the... More

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Berkeley Heights,NJ
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67 reviews 67 reviews
25 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

My family and I stayed here for 5 nights to bring our daughter to ISU in Aug and we were pleasantly surprised. I looked for a room that had space and was affordable and we found it. The location is convenient to everything, shopping,restaurants,ISU. Upon entering,the lobby is so nice with the fireplace and stairs.They have laundry facilities for $1.50... More

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Also Known As:
Grandstay Residential Hotel Ames
GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel Ames Iowa
Address: 1606 South Kellogg Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
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Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Ames
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — GrandStay Residential Suites Hotel Ames 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
EXTENDED-STAY, FAMILY & EXECUTIVE SUITES HOTELGRANDSTAY AMES, IOWA. GrandStay® Residential Suites Hotel in Ames, Iowa offers spacious family and executive suites. Conveniently located off Hwy 35E at the corner of Duff Ave and Hwy 30, our Iowa hotel offers all the comforts of home with Complimentary Gourmet Express Breakfast™, high-speed Internet, and fully equipped kitchens in every suite. In the heart of the Midwest and Iowa, Ames is the source for tradition, discovery, diversity and of course the Cyclones. Enjoy 33 woodland parks, hop on our 55 miles of bike and pedestrian trails or do what we do best and cheer for the best college teams in the nation!With a variety of Studio, One & Two Bedroom suites, with nightly, weekly and monthly extended-stay suites and accommodations available, our Ames, Iowa hotel is prefect no matter your needs. Enjoy the best of Ames and the all comforts of home when you stay in our luxurious business and family hotel. Reserve your hotel suite today! ... more   less 
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