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Courtyard Des Moines-Ankeny

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2405 SE Creekview Drive, Ankeny, IA 50021
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Ranked #3 of 13 Hotels in Ankeny
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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144 reviews 144 reviews
34 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Yes they all have similar deco, layout and amenities, but this one is the best I've been to. Easy to get to, right off the interstate, just north of Des Moines. I was actually doing business in Ames, so roughly 30 minutes away, but easy there and back. Their bistro is similar to others. But staff were excellent and food... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time in a Courtyard. The location, staff, and lobby are all testaments to the Marriott brand and were impeccable. The room itself was immaculate. Very pleasant layout and pieces of art. As usual, the bed, pillows, absence of outside noise, and temperature control were perfect. The only complaint that I have is that there is no... More

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Ames, Iowa, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

My husband and I had a gift card for a night stay in the King executive room with breakfast for two. We were willing to pay an additional amount for a suit with a whirlpool but they said that was not possible (Bull I work in this industry I know you can)... Before we went we looked up what a... More

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CourtyardAnkeny, Director of Sales at Courtyard Des Moines-Ankeny, responded to this review

Dear Jay, Our apologies on the problems you had during your stay with us. We strive to provide our guests with outstanding service at all times. The gift certificate was for a King Executive room and that room type is a standard size room. Our King Executive Suite is a large two room suite with a king bed in one... More

Moline, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The hotel room was clean. The beds were extremely comfortable. I slept very well. Check in was very quick and easy. We did not check out the restaurant or food since there was not a complimentary breakfast or reception.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Hotel was right across the interstate from all kinds of places to eat and shop. It was clean and modern. The bathroom was nice. Only drawback was that the bed was quite firm. Overall i would recommend this hotel.

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Mason City, Iowa
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39 reviews 39 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The actual room itself was great, quiet, comfortable, laid out nice. Other parts of the hotel, well... The hot tub felt way too hot, only spent a few minutes in the water before I had to get out. Pool decking area was a smoother tile and my wife slipped on it, be aware if barefoot or have certain style footwear.... More

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CourtyardAnkeny, Director of Sales at Courtyard Des Moines-Ankeny, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to write a review on your stay with us. Our apologies on your experience with our no food policy in the Bistro restaurant area. We offer several delicious items on the Bistro menu at reasonable prices. It is our hope you will come back and try us again. Sincerely, Cheryl Jass More

Altha, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Let me start by saying the hotel was very nice. The single/king-bed room I stayed in for the week (Rm# 222) was great! This was the first time I'd ever been right next to the elevators, so I had very low expectations going in. In the end, outside (hall/neighbor) room noise were a minimum. There was a nice pool area,... More

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CourtyardAnkeny, Director of Sales at Courtyard Des Moines-Ankeny, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review of our hotel. We are glad you found your room to be quiet and our pool/fitness room enjoyable.Our apologies on the problems during your stay and your meeting. We have addressed those issues with our staff. We hope you will stay with us again if your travels bring you to the... More

Mantorville, Minnesota
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131 reviews 131 reviews
33 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is a beautiful hotel for this type of lodging. The lobby and dining area are exceptional with options for getting food, watching TV, using a computer, or just meeting and relaxing with friends/family. The staff is very friendly and make the check-in process quick and seamless. We had a king room that had a comfortable bed, microwave, refrigerator, sofa,... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This Courtyard by Marriott is located in a relatively new commercial development area near Des Moines conveniently close to I-35, although exiting and driving into the development is somewhat tricky. Quick reactions get you to the hotel where a friendly staff greets you. The rooms are very clean and roomy, the bed is comfortable, and the normal Marriott Courtyard quality... More

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CourtyardAnkeny, Director of Sales at Courtyard Des Moines-Ankeny, responded to this review

Dear DG2014605, Thank you for writing a review of your recent stay with us. I am glad you found our staff to be friendly and our rooms spacious and confortable. Our Maintenance Manager has addressed the issue with the seal on the glass shower door. Thank you for pointing that out. We appreciate your comments and hope that you will... More

Wellman, Iowa, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We were in Des Moines for the Good Guys event at the Iowa State Fair grounds. The hotel had clean rooms check in and check out was quick the Staff was very friendly. We ate breakfast at the hotel on Saturday. Had a made to order Burrito service was quick the food was good, and there was not a long... More

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Address: 2405 SE Creekview Drive, Ankeny, IA 50021
Location: United States > Iowa > Ankeny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Des Moines-Ankeny 3*
Number of rooms: 119
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