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Ramada Des Moines Airport

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1810 Army Post Road, Des Moines, IA 50315 (Formerly Magnuson Hotel Des Moines Airport)
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Ranked #23 of 46 hotels in Des Moines
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
James C Elk grove village, United States
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 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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Elk grove village, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here recently for business and a trip to see the Iowa Cubbies. The rooms were really comfortable and nice. Pool area was being updated so "No comment" on that. I Was worried at first since the hallways seemed dingy and old but don't let that fool ya. They have a restaurant attached. Bar tenders were not friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Personal business travel Trip was successful, staff and facilities were excellent. No problems at all during stay. Very welcoming and kind.

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Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't expecting much from a Ramada and I got about what I expected. Main issues would be that the front desk lady was indifferent, room window opens onto a dimly lit corridor and the desk chair sits like a low rider and doesn't raise up. Additionally the cigarette burn on the blanket and a discarded box behind the noisy... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My family and I were traveling this past weekend and stayed at the Ramada Inn in Des Moines IA- The service was horrible, the staff was condescending and the rooms were soo dirty. I found used clothing in my bed, and when I brought it to managements attention, they insinuated that I put it there myself-can you believe that-they told... More

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Had this hotel booked for me by corporate as I was presenting a seminar in one of the ballrooms. Upon my arrival the front desk staff was not very interested in assisting me with any questions I had regarding the ballroom setup for the presentation. The hotel is in very bad shape. Maintenance and remodeling is definitely not the ownerships... More

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Stoughton, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We stayed here while visiting family in Des Moines and it works very well for us. This is the third time we've stayed here and have been comfortable each time. This time we were in an interior room and it got a little warm, even though it was minus 5 outside and we had the air conditioner on, we didn't... More

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Laramie, Wyoming, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

This place sucks!!! I came here on a trip so i didnt choose this hotel. The beds had pubic hairs all in them. The sheets have bed bugs. The air conditioner wasnt cleaned since last century so it makes the air all musty and gross. I instantly had a headache when i walked in the room because the air conditioner... More

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AirportHotelDSM, General Manager at Ramada Des Moines Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry you did not have a stay that met your expectations and I would like to assure you that there are no bed bugs on this property. We do strive to provide a very clean and comfortable guest room and your issues were discussed with our housekeeping department. We have made some... More

Marshalltown, Iowa
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127 reviews 127 reviews
19 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Was in Des Moines for a conference and this hotel worked out well. We were in an interior room and it was a bit musty when we 1st arrived, but after running the A/C it was better. The room was very clean. The beds were comfortable. We really enjoyed the complimentary hot breakfast. The free WiFi was also appreciated. The... More

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AirportHotelDSM, General Manager at Ramada Des Moines Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we appreciate you staying with us while in Des Moines! More

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Address: 1810 Army Post Road, Des Moines, IA 50315 (Formerly Magnuson Hotel Des Moines Airport)
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Location: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
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Hotel Class:3 star — Ramada Des Moines Airport 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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