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    Red Roof Inn Ames

    1400 S Dayton Pl, Ames, IA 50010-6436
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          Overview
          • Excellent41%
          • Very good33%
          • Average15%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ames, IA
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          Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

          This used to be a Hampton Inn. Just recently changed to a Red Roof Inn. The Rooms were clean and Staff friendly. The Breakfast very limited in selection. We did not use the Pool. The North wall on outside of the building is in desperate...More

          Thank Krdrury
          Response from RedRoofAmesMgmt, General Manager at Red Roof Inn AmesResponded June 20, 2016

          Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Ames, IA Red Roof. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please accept my sincerest apologies. At Red Roof, we strive to provide every customer...More

          Reviewed June 6, 2016

          Our stay at the Red Roof Inn was perfect! Check in was smooth and hassle free, even checking in early. The pool area was clean, and well stocked with towels. The rooms were very quiet! I would have never known the hotel was booked! Our...More

          Thank DisneymomIowa
          Response from RedRoofAmesMgmt, General Manager at Red Roof Inn AmesResponded June 7, 2016

          Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to complete our guest survey. I appreciate your comments regarding your recent stay at the Ames, IA Red Roof. I will make sure to share your comments with the rest of our team. Feedback from our guests...More

          Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

          BELIEVE THE REVIEWS - I was very, VERY impressed! I would highly recommend! Nothing fancy but, very clean and the staff was extremely friendly. They also put thought behind their guests needs. Amenities I don't normally see at other hotels. If you need a place...More

          Thank SHerlien
          Response from RedRoofAmesMgmt, General Manager at Red Roof Inn AmesResponded June 1, 2016

          Thank you for your review about our Red Roof Inn We are glad you enjoyed your time with us We loved having you here. Great service,very clean and extremely friendly staff are awesome words our team LOVES to hear about our guest's experience! We look...More

          Reviewed May 29, 2016

          Very upsetting that this pleasant property decided to gouge Odyssey of the Mind competitors and their families. Ordinary rate is nearly 3 times less than the $208 per night I paid to stay here. Terrific location. Nice breakfast and very pleasant staff made it a...More

          Thank Stephanie C
          Response from RedRoofAmesMgmt, Manager at Red Roof Inn AmesResponded June 4, 2016

          Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Ames, IA Red Roof. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please accept my sincerest apologies. At Red Roof, we strive to provide every customer...More

          Reviewed May 18, 2016

          I was going to rate this nice, clean, friendly hotel at a four or five until I woke up and discovered it had changed to a Red Roof Inn overnight. You see the owners of this hotel just built a new Hampton Inn a block...More

          Thank WisconsinRanger
          Response from RedRoofAmesMgmt, Manager at Red Roof Inn AmesResponded June 4, 2016

          Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Ames, IA Red Roof. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please accept my sincerest apologies. At Red Roof, we strive to provide every customer...More

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          Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ames, IA
          388 reviews
          #8 of 20 hotels in Ames
           
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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
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • $67 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Green Hotel in Ames
          • #7 Business Hotel in Ames
          • #8 Family Hotel in Ames
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 77
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Iowa >
          • Ames
          • Also Known As
          • Hampton Inn Ames ,
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          • Red Roof Inn Ames Iowa
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          Traveler (11)
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          Dining (5)
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          "do not book the red roof inn"
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