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    Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Des Moines

    4755 Merle Hay Rd, I-80 / I-35, Exit 131, Des Moines, IA 50322-1964
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    • Excellent15%
    • Very good39%
    • Average34%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “merle hay” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

    Very fair prices. Stayed at the Days Inn close by last month and it was nearly twice as much and barely any better. Room had decent amenities for the rate. Only complaint was the bed was probably the hardest hotel bed we ever slept on....More

    Thank primalclaws1974
    Response from Missy J, General Manager at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Des MoinesResponded January 31, 2017

    Thank you for your recent stay and taking time to leave us feedback. We appreciate you allowing us to be a service to you and hope we can be a service to you next time you have rooming needs in Des Moines again.

    Reviewed January 5, 2017

    This hotel is adequate. It is conveniently located near Interstate 80 and their prices are comparable to other economy hotels in the area. The hotel is older and showing signs of age, wear and tear, although our room was relatively clean. I experienced difficulty at...More

    Thank Crys N
    Reviewed December 16, 2016

    I stayed at this location for a little over a month and at first it was nice but towards the end of my stay it wasn't so sweet. I paid in advance for a few days at a time the front desk was nice but...More

    Thank Kdubwilson74
    Reviewed December 6, 2016

    Very good value with the AAA discount and modest fee for the dogs. Rooms were clean and comfortable with the basic necessities. Staff was courteous and helpful. Hotel well situated just off of I80 with several restaurant choices for dinner and breakfast nearby. There is...More

    Thank nhadamsfamily
    Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

    This hotel is just off the interstate, but far enough away you could not hear the road noise. Our room was very clean. The bed was comfortable. Continental bkfst had no protein option except sugar filled yogurt. But that is how some places serve the...More

    Thank SulliHoff
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $63 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Best Value Hotel in Des Moines
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    Response from Mikki M | Reviewed this property |
    They have both! The hot tub was kept at a great temp- not scorching hot.
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    "I would not make pre-paid or non-refundable reservations."
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    "If you are traveling with a dog the staff will assign you a suitable room"
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    "Just tell the clerk want you need. (I think the clerk was actually the owner)"
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    "they use deodorizers that are sometimes overused. Smell the room before acceptance."
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