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    Wildwood Lodge

    11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7029
    (515) 212-7666
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good36%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “free drink” (9 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 282 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It has a wonderful homey atmosphere! The beds were very comfortable, great outside fire area, wonderful choices for breakfast. We would've given it a 5, but it's needing some updates, which they are planning very soon. Can't wait to see it when it's done! We...More

    Thank Kris R
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Kris - Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Wildwood Lodge in Clive. We are happy you enjoyed our new fire feature. We are trying to keep our renovation from impacting our guests as much as possible. It will be awesome once...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed February 14, 2017

    We visited for a couple days away for my husbands birthday. We love this hotel. The staff is so friendly. The morning breakfast is super with fresh food constantly being put out. The rooms were clean, quiet and cozy. We love the rustic atmosphere. Large...More

    1  Thank mbztoy2
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is our 2nd stay here. Great rooms. Great breakfast. Great staff. Only downside is sort of hard to find, but GPS solves that. Also some of the rooms are being remodeled but does not affect the guest areas.More

    Thank Z5164ZZjohno
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Z5164ZZjohno - Thank you for staying with us at The Wildwood Lodge in Clive. We are doing some room updates with minimal guest impact. We did just recently add a cool new fire feature out in front for our guests to enjoy. It is perfect...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Excellent customer service at front desk while checking in. Really attractive lobby area - just like a lodge! Our room was wonderful! Loved the massage chair, Comfy bed & shower! We'll definitely be back & give rave reviews!

    Thank Laurie M
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Laurie - Thank you for the wonderful review. Our goal is to have each guest have a wonderful stay. We appreciate that you let us know we hit our mark during your stay. Please come stay with us again soon.

    Reviewed September 9, 2017

    Hotel was even nicer than I expected! We stayed in whirlpool suite room 202. I was surprised that there wasn't a mini-fridge, that was the only drawback. They are currently remodeling some of their rooms, but I only noticed the sounds of the work during...More

    Thank Alison M
    Response from Anne C, Brand Manager at Wildwood LodgeResponded September 12, 2017

    Alison - Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate that you enjoyed your stay. We do have refrigerators in some rooms so you can request one and sometime we can get one for you. Sorry so the construction we are trying our hardest to...More

    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Des Moines West
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $96 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 104
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    • Clive
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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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    February 23, 2017|
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    Response from golfwdw | Reviewed this property |
    I do not believe the actual rooms have them...just the one for public use, however, I would call the hotel and ask. I'm sorry I was not of more assistance.
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    Nathan H
    January 24, 2017|
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    Response from ESDOHR | Reviewed this property |
    I have never asked that question as I am a senior but most hotels are either 18 or 21. You have to call the hotel for that information Thank you so much for asking
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    "If you are traveling with pets - make sure you tell them before checking in."
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