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Comfort Inn Ames

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1605 S. Dayton Ave., Ames, IA 50010
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Ranked #13 of 18 Hotels in Ames
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 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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Lincoln, Nebraska
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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed here during our state fair trip. It served its purpose & was affordable. The room was clean. The bedding - blankets & pillows were comfortable, but the bed itself needs replaced. The ac didn't seem to keep up. The bathroom is one of the smallest I've seen & is definitely not family friendly when trying to help kids... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Greeted with " members" registration gift. Popcorn, snickers, bottled water. Had a suite, big leather recliner and leather loveseat. Flat screen tvs, mini frigerator, microwave. Huge tile bathroom. Breakfast was awesome. Scrambled eggs, sausage patties, biscuits and sausage gravy. Great place to stay.

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West Bend, Iowa
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

The beds are comfy, the SHEETS ARE SO SMOOTH, and the towels are so WHITE AND FLUFFY. (they do their own laundry. The rooms are clean and there is no dirt around the edges of the carpeting.) We stay here when attending Iowa State University and meetings in Ames. Des Moines is 30 minutes away. The pool is clean and... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Comfort Inn is supposed to be higher up in the Choice Hotel hierarchy- musty odor in all public spaces- well-used room in college town. Adequate at best. Moved to Econolodge for better featured, cleaner room on the 2nd day. Nearly empty hotel with no elevator on Christmas Eve- but still placed upstairs as far away from anything.

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Gainesville, FL
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

I regularly stay at Comfort Inns, and I was very disappointed with my experience here. I arrived at the hotel after a two-and-a-half hour drive, and the woman at the registration desk told me that there was no restroom for guest use. I did the bathroom-dance in the lobby waiting for another party to check in before it was my... More

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Eagle Grove, Iowa, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We will probably not stay at this hotel again. Our sons room on the second floor had sticky carpet. Like pop, juice, whatever was not cleaned up. Our room had black mood growing on the baseboard in the bathroom, on the grab bar at the tub and above the bath. The breakfast was ok. I question the pool area and... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

stayed here for the first time Sept 2013. This is a nice clean hotel right off 35W. El Azteca mexican restaurant across the street was great. staff when checking in did not go out of the way to help. asked for an upgrade and before she even looked said I know we can't do that. Being a choice Platinum member... More

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Howe, Indiana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Like other reviews this place is average clean close to interstate we did not hear road noise from our room and it was facing road. The price was good for when we stayed the Iowa state fair was going on so many of other places were full or at a very high rate. The only bad thing i could think... More

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Okemos, Michigan
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Hey its a normal Comfort Inn. They had rooms when it seemed like everything else in town was full. Not my first choice but it was ok for one night. Next to the Interstate and could hear the road noise somewhat. Not much to say since I was only in the room for 6 hours. Staff person was pleasant and... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

The motel is OK but wouldn't stay again. The location is good, it does have a pool and breakfast, and it isn't filthy. But the entire place smells musty, floors were sticky, rooms not that clean, and pool area needs maintenance. Desk attendant at check-in was not very friendly or approachable. There are several nicer hotels in the area for... More

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Address: 1605 S. Dayton Ave., Ames, IA 50010
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Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
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Hotel Class:2 star — Comfort Inn Ames 2*
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