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Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines
Ranked #13 of 49 Hotels in Des Moines
Des Moines
1 review
“Comfort and Fun”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2013

We enjoyed the room location for the family and the little kids. Wished the restruant had better or more selections.

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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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Mount Vernon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2013

Great Hotel for the price.. The pool smell is really over whelming, but what do you expect for an indoor water park I guess. Some Glade plug ins might be a good idea! Overall our stay was pleasant, my daughter had a blast in the waterpark area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2013

This was a WONDERFUL place to stay It was clean The room was so huge The beds very very comfortable and the entire staff was friendly and professional They have a gift shop, a restaurant, and an arcade The pool play area is so enjoyable They have a large hot tub, slides, a pool with a volleyball court, and a great kids play area with a pirate ship There is also a bar by the pool area with delicious Happy Hour specials from 3-6 daily They have lots of chairs and tables available for great relaxation They have 1 washing machine and 1 dryer at $1.75 each Will absolutely stay here each and every time we visit this part of Iowa

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
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Des Moines
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2013

My family and I have stayed here many times and always have a great time. The staff are awesome and the kids have a blast at the waterpark. We've never been disappointed.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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Property: Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines
Address: 5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA 50322 (Formerly Holiday Inn Merle Hay)
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Location: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Des Moines
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines 3*
Number of rooms: 166
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