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Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny

#3 of 13 Hotels in Ankeny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for a clean fresh conveniently located hotel with a very convenient Starbucks located inside the hotel at a great rate, this is the place. This hotel is up to the same standards as the more expensive hotels all around the same area, yet has the same quality for a much better rate. Book your room here... More 

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CourtyardAnkeny, Director of Sales at Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny, responded to this review

Thank you for your terrific review of our hotel. We are very pleased you found our hotel to be conveniently located and offered a great rate. Having a Starbucks in our hotel is always appreciated by our guests. Thanks again for taking time to write a review on our hotel. Sincerely, Cheryl Jass More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time we traveled to Iowa to drop my sister off at school we stayed here because it had the best reviews online, but we weren't very thrilled with the place. It was nice enough, but it was a pretty average hotel.

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CourtyardAnkeny, Director of Sales at Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny, responded to this review

Dear Emily D., Thank you for taking time to write a review on our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed your visit, but of course we wish we could have impressed you a little more with our service and facility. We hope you will stay with us again if your travels bring you to the Ankeny area. Sincerely, Cheryl Jass More 

San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Highly recommend if in the area as this is my second stay. The hotel is clean, quiet and at a great location with easy access to the Interstate and local eateries. Stayed 10 nights at this location and to summarize up front in one word, excellent. The sales management was gracious enough to allow a government rate for an extended... More 

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

I am in Ankeny for business several times a year and have made this Courtyard my hotel here. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. The rooms are clean. They are also deep so you are buffered from noise. Especially like the bistro and lounge area.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Stayed 3 nights at this location. The hotel is being remodeled however, the room I received was already finished. They are remodeling to the newer gray color theme and I barely noticed as it is well contained. No complaints whatsoever and soft towels to boot! Courtyard standards and the meal this trip from the Bistro was a Cheddar French Dip... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

I just completed a two night business trip in this hotel. I really enjoyed my stay. The hotel is very new. Everything feels fresh and up to date. The staff is very accommodating and professional. I especially enjoyed Cathy in the Bistro. She is exceptionally friendly and welcoming. I would highly recommend this hotel and I plan to stay here... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Stayed overnight before a business meeting in the area. It is new and very clean. Good service. The workout room was nice. The bed was comfortable. Check in and check out were easy. What else does one need in a one night hotel stay...

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Coralville, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

I've been to this property before but it's been a while. I booked the room online but made a call for a specific floor request and they were extremely helpful with this and made my request happen. The lobby was extremely nice, well maintained and the front desk staff was very welcoming and friendly. The rooms are very nice, very... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

As a Marriott platinum member, I was given a courtesy upgrade to a spacious 2-room suite the weekend I stayed here. The wide granite wet bar, contemporary seating, good wood furniture in the main room; up-to-date bath and high quality Courtyard bedding; would have been worth paying for. The Grill at this property served hot breakfast sandwiches cooked to order;... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Spent two nights here while on business. Very friendly staff, clean facility, breakfast choices were very well thought through and tasty. Room was very user friendly, large bathroom, good work area! Would make it a point to stay here again!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Courtyard by Marriott - Ankeny is a Platinum Circle Award winning hotel, located between Des Moines and Ames at exit 90 off I-35. Our hotel features an open and inviting lobby, interactive GoBoard® with touchscreen info on the go, and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. We also feature a spacious conference center where we can accommodate up to 400 guests in our Grand Ballroom. Our full service banquet staff will take care of every detail to make your event memorable. Guests can also enjoy our lobby bar, heated indoor pool, hot tub and fitness center. When looking for a hotel in the Des Moines, Ankeny or Ames area, make the Courtyard by Marriott your destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny

Address: 2405 SE Creekview Dr, Ankeny, IA 50021-8800
Location: United States > Iowa > Ankeny
Price Range: $131 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny 3*
Number of rooms: 119
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