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Wildwood Lodge

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a two queen room for a one night stay while we drove from Denver to Chicago. What a nice surprise this hotel was! For about the same price as many chain hotels, this place went above and beyond. Really nice pool and hot...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Kwill1981
Response from Michelle S, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so pleased to see that you love the Wildwood Lodge and took advantage of everything our boutique hotel has to offer! Thank you for taking the time to write us such a great review :) We look forward to you staying with us again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When my girlfriend first told me about the Wildwood Lodge I was leery as it was not one of many well-known chains I’m used to staying in. By the time our weekend at the Wildwood was finished, it was hard to leave. The building is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank JimWins34
Response from Michelle S, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jim! Thank you for taking a chance on our Northwoods-themed boutique hotel, we're so happy to hear that you loved our home away from home. While we too, were sad to see you leave, we look forward to you staying with us again for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lodging spot that can at times be above my budget, but Hotels.com got me a good deal and it has been excellent. The front desk people have been genuinely helpful and welcoming. Special accolades to JEN... she helped me extend my stay,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Harpbreaker
Response from MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for all of your wonderful feedback and 5-star review! We are so pleased to hear you had a clean and comfortable stay at Wildwood. We will pass along your compliments to Jen. We hope you choose to stay with us again soon!

Reviewed November 6, 2018

We stopped because of the high ratings and the price. We are glad we did. The Wildwood Lodge is a friendly hotel, staff and decor, with an attractive pool and hot tub. The rooms are larger than normal and clean with plenty of towels. The...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank enteJ
Response from MKSparkman, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded November 7, 2018

We're so happy to hear that you decided to stay with us and that you would choose to stay again! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, safe travels!

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

I first started staying here several months ago for business. I feel that I have dropped the ball on giving this hotel a proper review. The only thing that can be expressed about the hotel, staff, management is...one HELL of a GREAT experience! Clean, comfortable,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank mattewh2015
Response from Michelle S, Public Relations Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded October 29, 2018

It's guests like you that make us love what we do, Mattew! Thank you so much for your rave review about our rooms, location, staff, and service. We can't thank you enough for continuing to choose Wildwood as your preferred hotel and we look forward...More

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Description
The Wildwood Lodge Clive, a unique lodging experience, conveniently located in West Des Moines at University Avenue exit off Interstate 80/35. The Wildwood Lodge features indoor pool with a raised spa and a More waterfall, all beneath a beautiful three-story atrium. No matter the reason for your visit, you will enjoy choosing from an extensive variety of room types. Thanks to our great staff and beautiful space, our hotel is a popular destination for family reunions, wedding groups and sports teams. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
104
Price range
$91 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wildwood Hotel Clive
Location
United States > Iowa > Clive
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
104
Price range
$91 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wildwood Hotel Clive
Location
United States > Iowa > Clive
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June 21, 2018|
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Response from W685BVmaryr | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about shuttle. Breakfast starts at 7 am.
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W1922MOpeterp
March 28, 2018|
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Response from dbbuzz17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know about this service, since I didn't need to use it.
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Scott S
June 27, 2017|
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Response from subrice | Reviewed this property |
6 am - I know that's correct because we left by 7 for a ball tournament (unless they started breakfast early since more than one team was staying there).
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"Elevator makes all rooms accessible."
kanga1342
Sep 4, 2018
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Perry840
Aug 3, 2018
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"I would say nothing."
cheryllflora
Jun 28, 2018
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"highest floor"
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Jun 3, 2018
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