Holiday Inn Express DES MOINES-AT DRAKE UNIVERSITY
1140 24th Street, Des Moines, IA 50311
Des Moines Hotel's Central Location Delivers Satisfaction Poised right in the heart of the city in an up-and-coming renaissance neighborhood, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Des Moines at Drake University is revolutionizing the contemporary travel experience. Less than 1.5 miles from downtown and seconds from major businesses and attractions, this hotel is the smart choice for a productive stay in Des Moines. The hotel's guests have no trouble accessing the vibrant campus of Drake University, which is within walking distance of the property. Major downtown businesses are just around the corner, as well. Des Moines, Iowa and all it has to offer are at your disposal from this hotel's location. Distinguished from other Des Moines hotels near Drake University, this is the only hotel actually located on campus. Other attractions, including Adventureland Amusement Park and the Iowa State Fair, are just minutes away, and they're sure to make for a memorable vacation in Des Moines. The hotel's location near Drake University, its friendly staff and the cutting-edge amenities ensure a positive experience. Guests can surf the Web using free wireless Internet access, and start each day off right at the complimentary, hot Express Start Breakfast Bar. Call to reserve your room today, and "Stay Smart" in Des Moines.
Air conditioning individually controlled in room
Desk with lamp
Direct dial telephone
Housekeeping - daily
Housekeeping - weekly
Late check-out available
Meal included - continental breakfast
Public area air conditioned
Safe deposit box
Shops and commercial services
Spare electrical outlet available at desk
Turn down service
Valet same day dry cleaning
Wireless internet connection
Wireless internet connection in public areas
American Dollars is the native currency.
Check in time is 3:00 PM
Check out time is 12:00 PM
Time Zone is GMT
Opened in 1997
Renovated in 01/01/2013
Adjacent to hotel, casual atmosphere, bar located in Diner.
Woody's Smoke Shack
Championship BBQ and catering one block from hotel.
Located at the Jordan Creek Town Center.
Approx. 15 minutes from hotel in West Des Moines.
Campus of Des Moines University
Large attractive city ark with walking trails, sail & paddle boat rentals
Campus of Drake University.
Knapp Center/Drake Stadium
Stadium & Athletic Center of Drake University
Hy-Vee Hall/Wells Fargo Arena/Vets Auditorium
Premier Event & Convention Complex
Large recreational lake for swimming & boating
Bridges of Madison County
Covered bridges scattered throughout Madison County, IA as depicted in the novel by Robert James Waller
Living History Farms
"Village" depicting life on the farm circa 1900
Home of Adventureland Amusement Park & Prairie Meadows Casino & Racetrack
Des Moines Int'l
Science Center of Iowa/IMAX Theater
Hands on science centered exploration center for kids & adults
Principal Park/Sec Taylor Stadium
Home of the Iowa Cubs AAA baseball team
Iowa State Capital/Historical Building
Historic home of the Iowa State Legislature
Court Avenue Entertainment District
Downtown Des Moines bar, restaurant & entertainment district
Osceola Amtrak Station
Iowa State Fairgrounds
Location of the world famous Iowa State Fair as well as many other events throughout the year
Theater Complex hosting many Broadway shows