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Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

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Urbandale, Iowa
Reviewed 18 December 2015

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 15 December 2015

You would think with as busy as this hotel was, they would have some quality beds. But every bed that we tried was dipped down in the middle. It was so uncomfortable. They really need to upgrade them asap.

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Kc,mo
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I had no a/c in my room. I was up playing with unit every 20-30 minutes throughout the night. If my kids hadn't been sleeping and everyone stripped to undergarments for comfort I would have called the front desk. Also check in time for room was same time several parties were checking in. This took forever and I waited 45...

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Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

The room: Our standard 2-queen room was comfortable and clean enough. Some of the corners appeared to have been overlooked as i saw a stray m&m here and there. The bathrooms looked nice and modern. Counter space and places to hang items were few. The shower design allowed a lot of water to spill in the floor but housekeeping kept...

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North Liberty, Iowa
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Was treated poorly by front desk, then brought an issue to a supervisor and was told upper management would not care about my concern.

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Atlantic, Iowa
Reviewed 7 December 2015

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Champlin, Minnesota
Reviewed 7 December 2015

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Colorado
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Johnston, Iowa
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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

Address: 5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA 50322 (Formerly Holiday Inn Merle Hay)
Region: United States > Iowa > Des Moines
Price Range: £75 - £106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines 3*
Number of rooms: 166
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Also Known As:
Ramada Tropics Hotel Des Moines
Ramada Hotel Des Moines
Des Moines Ramada
Ramada Des Moines
Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Iowa
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Des Moines
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Do not stay on a Saturday night”
14leeg, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pool side rooms are helpful here”
MBMM36, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Non poolside rooms are very quite.”
BennyIC, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suites offer several benefits; one being two separate rooms for more privacy and another being comfortable eating space.”
gaia43, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If traveling with a pet, request a room more around the back for ease of taking your pet out with plenty of room to walk around.”
AllisonB527, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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