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    Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des Moines

    165 Adventureland Dr NW, Altoona, IA 50009-4229
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good46%
    • Average17%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Fitness center
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
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    1 - 5 of 119 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel was "good enough." It's very old and you can tell it has some miles on it. The elevators sounded and acted like they would stop working at any minute. The breakfast is minimal compared to a Marriott that we would normally stay in....More

    Thank loverofsharks
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello, I am so sorry your experience with us was not a great one. Just as an FYI, we will be going through a total remodel at the end of this year. I do hope that you will return to give us another try! Have...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

    My best friend and I came in town for a friend of ours show and from the start we were so warmly welcomed. Everyone was so nice, helpful and inviting. We were so sad to leave such a beautiful and welcoming hotel. Thank you for...More

    Thank Candace C
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded June 16, 2017

    Hello! We are so happy to hear you had a great time during your stay with us! Thank you for letting us know!

    Reviewed April 2, 2017

    The hotel and our room was comfy and clean. Loved the shower. Really enjoyed the hot tub and the pool. The breakfast staff was so friendly & helpful. Many tasty options for the free breakfast and many of them healthy ones! Good coffee for the...More

    Thank czimmer31
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded April 4, 2017

    Hello, It sounds like you had a Great stay with us! Thank you for letting us know! We are so happy you were able to find so many options with our breakfast as well. I will certainly let our breakfast staff know of your wonderful...More

    Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

    My Husband and I stayed in Feb 2017 for a quick weekend getaway. The king bed was comfortable and room was inviting. The bathroom was a nice size. Loved the granite for the shower walls! Continental Breakfast had a good variety of food! Fair price,...More

    Thank Holly P
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded March 2, 2017

    Hello! We are happy you chose us for your weekend getaway and had a great time! Hopefully you will have more of these and come back to visit us!

    Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

    My son and I needed a place to stay for a few days over Christmas that was near to my daughter's home. (She did not have room for us.) this Holiday Inn was less than a mile away and located right off I-80, so it...More

    Thank Marsha M
    Response from LoriWeatherman, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des MoinesResponded February 7, 2017

    Hi! Thank you for taking the time to let us know you had a great stay with us! We do appreciate hearing from our guests. We hope to see you the next time you come to visit!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $142 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Iowa >
    • Altoona
    • Also Known As
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    • Altoona Holiday Inn ,
    • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona - Des Moines Iowa
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    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (11)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    Karen T
    July 29, 2016|
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    Response from Jane W | Reviewed this property |
    Really close. Less than 5 minutes
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    July 15, 2016|
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    Response from Marco R | Reviewed this property |
    maybe 2 minutes drive? 3 minutes with a red light :-)
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