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Fairfield Inn Des Moines-Ankeny

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   215 NE Delaware Avenue, Ankeny, IA 50021
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Ranked #7 of 12 Hotels in Ankeny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Des Moines, Iowa
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252 reviews 252 reviews
94 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Originally scheduled for 11 Nights, but checked out after 3 nights. The reasons were; wasn't recognized by status check in by Jamie and poor customer service, HARD Beds, outdated furniture, window air units do not keep temperature well (at least in my room), missed wake up call, and the biggest of all 1980s Internet speed. I will stop there. Since... More

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JimZupan, General Manager at Fairfield Inn Des Moines-Ankeny, responded to this review

I am sorry we did not meet your expectations. If you would like to discus your stay in more detail please feel free to contact me. Again, I am sorry we did not meet your expectations. More

Rockford, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed 7-28-14 thru 8-1-14. The hotel is easy to find, its right off the highway. Hotel personnel sere great, very friendly, and helpful. The rooms were made up and clean every day. The breakfast was excellent, a wide variety of foods, juices and coffee. I really can't say anything but good things. The city of Ankeny is clean and... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

On the northeast side of Des Moines is a very growing town of Ankeny. The Fairfield Inn here is right off I-35 but we couldn't hear any interstate noise. We faced the interstate. The folks were friendly and the breakfast was good! Clean rooms and convenient location! The hot tub needed a repair so we couldn't use it but we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This hotel is very quiet, the staff is very nice, and internet is fast. Pool, spa pool, and breakfast are all great. Computer access is free, and lobby is very updated and nice. I would stay here again.

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Omaha
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I do not see why this hotel got such high marks. I stay at Fairfield Inns often and this is by far the worst one I have stayed at. The beds are hard and the squeak every time you move in them. The decor is not up to date with the other Fairfield Inns. Ants welcomed me in the bathroom.... More

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JimZupan, General Manager at Fairfield Inn Des Moines-Ankeny, responded to this review

Lauren I am sorry your stay did not meet your expectations. We do strive to meet the guest expectations every time, but in your case we failed. Again, I hope you will except my sincere apologies. If you would like to discuss your stay in more detail, please feel free to contact me. More

Winter Haven, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Staying here and enjoying it greatly. Clean. Pleasant staff. Quiet. Good breakfast. Internet works well. Close to my conference. I would stay here again without hesitation. The hotel has been very helpful in meeting al of my needs.

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Ankeny, IA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We were displaced for three nights while our floors of our home were being refinished. We chose to stay at the Fairfield for two reasons 1. Proximity to the north side of town and schools. 2. A Marriott property. This hotel worked perfectly for our family of 4. We were in a 2 room queen bed suite. The room was... More

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Iowa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Checked in early before my son's first basketball game. Ants in the bathroom despite below 0 temp outside...should gave left but needed to get kids lunch and go. Returned after a long day and took kids to the pool, no working phone in the pool area so I walked to the front desk to ask for towels as they were... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I was worried after reading one of the reviews that the internet was very slow, but I had excellent service. The place is very clean and nicely decorated. My wife thought the beds very nice. The rooms come with a refrigerator, microwave and pretty good cable service.

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DaddyOof4, General Manager at Fairfield Inn Des Moines-Ankeny, responded to this review

mahi2049 I want to thank you for taking the time to post a review of our hotel. I appreciate the kind words about the hotel and our internet service. We hope to be able to serve you again on your next trip to the Des Moines area. Thanks Again Jim Zupan General Manager More

Pleasant Grove, Utah
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

If you're going to advertise high speed internet please provide high speed internet. It took me half an hour to download 20 emails, none of which had attachments. In order to get any work done I've had to go down to the lobby. I am frustrated by something that can be dealt with so easily.

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Address: 215 NE Delaware Avenue, Ankeny, IA 50021
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Location: United States > Iowa > Ankeny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fairfield Inn Des Moines-Ankeny 2.5*
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