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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Des Moines

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Independence, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed Friday through Monday and all in all the hotel was fine for the price. The man who was cleaning the breakfast area did a very good job even though it was very crowded and busy. The other areas of the hotel were fairly clean and our room was adequate although the furniture had lots of scratches. The bed... More 

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Mankato, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a dump. But a decent dump, if you know what I mean. My room was clean and had thoroughly decent linens. But the carpets are worn and stained, the tile in the bathroom is yellowed, and until I turned on the A/C it smelled mildewy in there. Still, I found a coupon in a booklet at a rest stop... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were basically looking for a place to sleep during two long days of driving. It wasn't too expensive, but I feel could be a little cheaper. It was a bit dated and showed its age. But the room was clean. Room was a little louder than it seemed it should have been. Breakfast was pretty basic. Waffles, a couple... More 

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first room was horrible with a terrible chemical deodorizer smell. The bed cracked when you sat on it (and I am a lightweight!) and the lavatory knobs and bathtub knobs were loose. Our second room was better with none of the reported problems and judging from the other reviewers my experience was unique. Both rooms were clean and a... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Worth the $65 online rate. Room was clean, microwave, fridge, good shower, free continental breakfast and close to interstate 80. Friendly staff. breakfast included oatmeal, bananas, cereal, make your own waffle, juices, bagels, etc.

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Chaska, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Ok it's a bit Spartan. Yet if your looking for a reasonable, clean, comfortable place in a good central location on the north side of DSM, this is a good place. Room was nice, great bed for a budget place. Three HBO channels. Bathroom was in good working order. Even though my room faced Merle Hay Rd it was quiet... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Very nice especially for the price. Room, although a little small was fine for a solo travelor. I paid about $60 total with the Senior discount. The furniture and decor were on the new side. Breakfast was the standard fair for an Econo Lodge. My sense was that maybe it is getting ready to move up the chain to a... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We stayed here on our way through town and were quite pleased. We did not have a reservation as we were not sure how far we wanted to drive that day, but the front desk was very accommodating and friendly. Room was clean, bed was fairly comfortable, and the rate was very reasonable. In addition, there is a Perkins a... More 

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Peru, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We were traveling to Denver to see my dad and needed a cheap hotel to stay in. Very comfortable beds and the breakfast was OK but got the job done. Close to I-80 so you can get back on the road very easy!!

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Pocahontas, Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

This hotel met our needs and that is about it. It was clean, there was plenty of hot water and pressure in the shower, and it was located close to the highway with an easy in and out. Downsides... the rooms are tiny and need updating, the breakfast did not offer any protein (except for tiny packets of peanut butter),... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Des Moines

Address: 4755 Merle Hay Rd, I-80 / I-35, Exit 131, Des Moines, IA 50322-1964
Location: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range: $64 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Des Moines 2*
Number of rooms: 150
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