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Quality Inn & Suites Event Center

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929 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Grand River
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is right next to the Wells Fargo Arena and the Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Clean rooms, indoor pool, exercise room, lounge, clean bathrooms. Friendly people. Very nice breakfast, that is better than most. Right near the Interstate.

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Stockton, MN
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove down to Des Moines to see Winter Jam 2015 at the Wells Fargo Arena a block from the hotel. Perfect location! Easy access from the interstate and literally a one block walk to the arena. A hot breakfast is included and it was better than you typically see at the "buffet included" breakfasts. Nice sitting area and actually... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I have only good things to say about this hotel: clean room and bath, very well situated in downtown, helpful staff.The breakfast was plentiful and it contained a variety of items for all tastes and diets. We did not want room service and we found a bag of clean towels and toiletries near our door. On Christmas Day there was... More 

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I hated this hotel. It was outdated, gross, dirty, and had paper thin walls and doors. I could hear the people next door when they turned the sink or shower on. You could hear people through every door as you walked down the hall. It was like a motel people live in vibe. The bathrooms are old and outdated with... More 

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Burlington, Iowa
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Stayed there these past two days for IHS Dance competition. Only nice thing I have to say is the night security guy was great. Other than that there was wallpaper missing behind the toilet, a hole in the wall where the door guard was smashed in by a previous guest (idiot) and poor interior colors, textures, furniture, etc. Maids knocked... More 

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Sioux Center, Iowa, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel before and have had nothing but positive comments to say. The hotel is extremely accommodating to events and unlike other hotels, they do not ramp up the price or require a minimum night stay for the weekend event. The hotel staff was very personable and the gentleman checking me in recognized my voice from... More 

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Brandon, South Dakota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I rarely give a poor review, but this experience was bad. The staff at breakfast were very friendly and the food was good. That is about all I can say good about our visit. There was trash, empty pop bottles and M&Ms under both beds when we arrived. Over a 5 day stay one bed was made once and the... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The room was very clean, the bathroom was mostly clean. Corners of tile floor could use attention. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The bed was extremely comfortable and we slept very well. We ate dinner in their restaurant and I would term it ok. It certainly wouldn't be my first choice for dinner but we were tired and... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We were part of a large team staying in this hotel to attend the AAU Junior Olympics. The hotel is a block from the convention center. The staff members I encountered were friendly and helpful; from the group at the front desk who made useful recommendations, handled check in and check out efficiently for a huge group, and managed our... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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108 reviews 108 reviews
22 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Quality Inn & Suites is well situated on the river, with views of the state capitol. The hotel shows some wear, although there are some upgrades (e.g., new shower unit), and service was friendly and helpful. Breakfast (in the hotel restaurant space) is self-serve and includes the usual array of juice, coffee, toast, waffles, yogurt, and such, served on styrofoam... More 

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Additional Information about Quality Inn & Suites Event Center

Address: 929 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
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Location: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Quality Inn & Suites Event Center 2*
Number of rooms: 165
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