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Motel 6 Des Moines South - Airport

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Overview
  • Excellent3%
  • Very good12%
  • Average15%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible46%
  • Jul 31, 2018
    “Wow....not nice at all”
  • Aug 29, 2017
    “Worse than I could ever imagine”
4817 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA 50321-2825 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We booked this motel after a 15 hour drive. What a joke! The room we got first stunk of cigarettes and I asked for a non-smoking room. The staff told me that the one side is smoking and our side was non-smoking...and they are all...More

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Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team at Motel 6 Des Moines South - AirportResponded August 1, 2018

Dear Red Head, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We strive to deliver a great guest experience, but it sounds as though we did not perform to our usual standards in this case. Please know the issues you describe are an...More

Reviewed August 29, 2017

This hotel is the illegitimate child of a prison cell and a bus station bathroom after they spent a filthy-dirty weekend together locked in a janitor's closet a long long time ago. The non-smoking room we requested reeked of smoke and was liberally adorned with...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2017

This is a 40 dollar hotel room at best. It looks like the building and its amenities haven’t been updated in about the last 25 years. The carpeting was fraying away from every wall, the bathroom was gross and complete with dead bugs, the sheets...More

2  Thank Nicole5031
Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Des Moines South - AirportResponded August 28, 2017

Nicole, Thank you for posting your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. Please know the conditions you experienced are an exception to our guest commitment and as...More

Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

This is in a good location for the airport and is easy to get too. Plenty of parking. The staff were excellent and very helpful. The room however was in a sorry state of repair. The door to the room didn't quite fit, I doubt...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team at Motel 6 Des Moines South - AirportResponded August 24, 2017

Dear Stephen, Thank you for posting your review and for recognizing our excellent staff. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. Please know the maintenance conditions you experienced are...More

Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

The room we first went in you could hardly breath. The manager was helpful, moved us to another room. That room is livable, would not stay here with my children. The first room had mold on the vents. The vents were also in very bad...More

1  Thank DogsandDragons
Response from 6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Des Moines South - AirportResponded August 8, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in delivering on the commitment during your recent stay. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are...More

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Description
The closest Motel 6 in Des Moines to the airport, just 3 minutes away. Plenty of green space for pets. Restaurant within walking distance. Deluxe guest rooms with micro-fridge for a nominal fee. Free Wi-Fi is ...More available. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
97
Price range
$55 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Des Moines Motel 6
,
Des Moines Motel Six
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Motel 6 Des Moines South - Airport Iowa
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Motel Six Des Moines
Location
United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
97
Price range
$55 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Des Moines Motel 6
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Des Moines Motel Six
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Motel 6 Des Moines South - Airport Iowa
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Motel Six Des Moines
Location
United States > Iowa > Des Moines
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Room & Suite (43)
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"Very very basic to sleep & shower - far from awesome"
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