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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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Ranked #29 of 46 hotels in Des Moines
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
SeanM6532 Lewes, Delaware
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    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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Lewes, Delaware
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We selected this hotel for the location and that was the best thing about it. The front desk was not overly friendly or accommodating. The rooms were a good size but the bathroom did not seem super clean. The game room was a disappointment. The pool was clean and warm and nice! The entire facility seemed quite warm though. Don't... More

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Des Moines, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I would say the property is taken care of other than the video game area has machines that eat money and also the bowling game screen is so faded you can't see what you are doing. Small children don't realize this until after they put their money in. I suggest removing that game from the recreation room. The pool and... More

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

I have received your comments and will answer every item you have listed as not being satisfactory with your stay. A review of our records and your reservation does show that you did in fact receive a 20 percent discount. Since you booked thru the internet and listed a total of 3 adults, your rate was listed as $119.99. Your... More

Davenport, Iowa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The hotel was clean and nice. Nothing allowed in the pool area, no drinks either. The manager was nice and have us drink tickets to the bar under the hotel, but the lady I booked the room with was pushy and kind of rude. One of our rooms with kids in it was directly over the bar and it was... More

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

The breakfast attendant is sincerely apologetic for her behavior but that was not her intention.she does have voice that carries loud. 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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