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Days Inn - Des Moines Merle Hay

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4845 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA 50322
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Frisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm very Thankful to the manager lady, who went out of her way to satisfy the wife's need for a lower floor room - when I hadn't thought to request such when I made the reservation.

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La Plata, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Originally I went to make the reservation online & didn't finish, instead made it on the phone. The next day I received an email asking me to finish my reservation online for 20% off. I called the hotel and they said they would not honor the change & it was a month away. I wanted to cancel my reservation and... More

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Perris
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was ok, quiet and clean. When I arrived the front desk clerk was arguing with a guest(rude) my daughter's money $15 was missing

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was infested with ants. Told the front desk and they ignored us! We were told breakfast was served until 10 am. They stopped serving at 9 am. My wife is diabetic and they wouldn't even go into the back room to get a yogurt for her! I called to to ask for a bit of a refund and... More

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aminalka0403, General Manager at Days Inn - Des Moines Merle Hay, responded to this review

Sorry, for your inconvience BUT you told at check in about breakfast hours for WEEKDAYS to be from 6am to 9am. And we have signs posted in the lobby also. And as for the ants in the room, our log and ALL front desk confirms nothing was brought to front desk OR we would take action right away. I didn't... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed at this Days Inn for about a week. It served its purpose as a low cost alternative to higher priced hotels, but there are some things about the hotel that could really be improved upon. PROS: The hotel is convenient, as it is close to 80/35, and there are many places to eat on Merle Hay Road. Despite... More

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Address: 4845 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA 50322
Location: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Days Inn - Des Moines Merle Hay 2*
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