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Hampton Inn Ames

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1400 S. Dayton Place, Ames, IA 50010
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Ranked #6 of 18 Hotels in Ames
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Beth36048 Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We only stayed one night, but I was impressed. My number one concern is cleanliness and this was perfect. Staff was very friendly and accomidating. Sterred us to the points of interest, such as the Reiman garden and local restaurants. Offers a breakfast that was ok. I really only cared about coffee but there was a variety offered. I would... More

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Junciton City, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found in an area with several other hotels and restaurants. Smaller than many Hamptons where we have stayed. Great staff, room was reasonably clean, but a bit musty. Overall, we would return if we travel this way again and we recommend it to others.

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for your review about your past time with us! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us! We have many exciting changes happening over the next year, including a new building set to open in late 2015. We still work hard to maintain the quality and the service you have come to expect from our... More

New York City, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Need updating. For a Hampton, this is one of the older, worn out ones. The carpet is dirty. Chair and ottoman have dirt stain all over. Toilet seat had urine in the hinges...and that's because the cleaning people do not take time to clean it...no other reason. My white socks were almost black on the bottom after walking on the... More

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

I'm so sorry for your poor experience this week at our hotel. Please be assured I will be discussing your comments with our management team to work on immediate improvements. We take pride in providing the best in lodging and service so our lapses during your stay are being taken very seriously. I would be delighted to be of assistance... More

Stuttgart, Germany
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here when attending some meetings at Iowa State University. Although located on the East side of Ames (the University is on the West side), it is easy to get to the University from here. The hotel is located convenient to Interstate 35 as well as U.S. 30 (east-west highway) and U.S. 69 (north-south highway). It is near the... More

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for all your great comments about our Hampton! Your review is a perfect example of what we strive for: 100% Guest Satisfaction! We love when we hear that our guests really feel what we call "Hamptonality" and your review covers all bases of everything we do for our guests! We look forward to seeing you again the next... More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good place when visiting students at the University. The property is completely non-smoking, which is really nice. Location is good. It's a little expensive, but all hotels in Ames seem to be expensive.

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us during your past trip to visit the university! We are glad we were able to provide you with the service and quality you have come to expect from not only our Hampton but from our entire Hilton Worldwide portfolio of hotels! We look forward to seeing you all again soon! More

Tulsa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Enjoyed our stay at the hotel because of the friendly staff - especially Lisa at breakfast. We had a second story 2 double bedroom. It was move in weekend at Iowa State and the hotel was busy, but we still had good service. The hot coffee and cookies with milk was a fantastic touch when we got there that evening,... More

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed feedback about your past time with us at our Hampton! We are so thrilled to hear that we will get the chance to welcome you back to the area again soon. Your review put a smile on our team and Lisa was thrilled to hear she made a direct impact on your stay with us!... More

Livermore, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We had to fit 5 into the room because it was the State Fair on the weekend we were coming to the area. It was difficult to find a room but it was worth it. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. The room was fresh and clean.

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for your review about your time with us while in the area visiting the Iowa State Fair! We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and we hope you had a great time at the fair as well! Clean, fresh and friendly are the top three values we strive for - we even gave them a name... More

Brifgetown, Barbados
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The hotel staff was helpful and polite. The room smelled a bit of old cigarette smoke but it is now no-smoking. Other than that is is a quiet and convenient place to stay with lots of parking. There is a gas station, truck stop and Subway within walking distance and a Thiesens store, other than that you need a vehicle.

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Helpful and polite are two great things we love to hear about our team! We are undergoing many changes here and one of our most recent changes was converting to a 100% non smoking hotel. We are so sorry to hear about the issue you had during your time with us. We have addressed the issue with the guest room... More

Iowa City, Iowa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The front desk staff were absolutely lovely. Very helpful and welcoming. The lobby was newer and very nice. The hallways and the room had a faintly bad smell. The room was clean and linens were nice. The big downside was the cooling unit in the room which was incredibly loud...it would intermittently kick off so we could sleep for a... More

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback about your past stay with us at our Hampton! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed our team, but are sad to hear you did have issues with your air conditioner in your guest room. We are always looking for ways to improve, as our team shares a mutual vision of excellence and will... More

Denver
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I love Hampden and was a bit disappointed. I had been on a road trip for days, so I was fairly exhausted and was just looking for a place to stay close to the interstate. The bed was extremely comfortable and I love the duvet. There is a nice TV in the room, and I love that there were charging... More

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HamptonAmesMgmt, General Manager at Hampton Inn Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed review about your past time with us at our Hampton! We are so sorry to hear about the issues you had during your time with us and will use all of your comments to better our Hampton until we move into our new building set to open in 2015! We have addressed all of the... More

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Address: 1400 S. Dayton Place, Ames, IA 50010
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Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn Ames 2.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Ames Hampton Inn
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