Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

1140 24th Street
Des Moines, IA 50311

Starting Rate: $101 Priced recently for Jan 31 - Feb 1, 2018

Property Description - Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

Des Moines Hotel's Central Location Delivers SatisfactionPoised 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.

General Property Information - Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

Check In: 3:00 PM

Check Out: 12:00 PM

Currency:American Dollars

Floors: 2

Rooms: 52

Year Opened: 1988

Time Zone: GMT

In Room Amenities - Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University
  • Air conditioning individually controlled in room
  • Bathtub
  • Buffet breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Color television
  • Desk with lamp
  • Hairdryer
  • High speed internet connection
  • Ironing board
  • Meal included - continental breakfast
  • Non-smoking
  • Private bathroom
  • Rollaway bed
  • Satellite television
  • Spare electrical outlet available at desk
  • Stereo
  • Turn down service
  • Wireless internet connection

On Property Amenities - Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University
  • Accessible facilities
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Dry cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Housekeeping - weekly
  • Interior corridors
  • Late check-out available
  • Limousine service
  • On-Site parking
  • Parking
  • Public area air conditioned
  • Safe deposit box
  • Storage space
  • Transportation services - local area
  • Valet same day dry cleaning
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas

    In Area Amenities - Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty shop/salon
  • Casino
  • Florist
  • Gift/News stand
  • Golf
  • Shops and commercial services
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Tennis court

Room Information - Holiday Inn Express Des Moines-At Drake University

Cribs, Connecting rooms

2 queen beds nonsmoking


2 queen beds wheelchair accessible nonsmoking


Restaurant Info
Drake Diner

Adjacent to hotel, casual atmosphere, bar located in Diner.

Woody's Smoke Shack

Championship BBQ and catering one block from hotel.

Cheesecake Factory

Located at the Jordan Creek Town Center.

Olive Garden

Approx. 15 minutes from hotel in West Des Moines.


Fitness center on-site

Area Attractions
Merle Hay Mall With over 90 stores and a convenient shopper-friendly facility, Merle Hay Mall offers our guests the opportunity to shop, eat, explore, play and so much more. We're home to Target, Kohl's, Younkers, Sears, Old Navy, ULTA, Staples, and

Jordan Creek Town Center Jordan Creek Town Center brings a new level of shopping and entertainment to Central Iowa. The two million square foot center is a Town Center for West Des Moines. The two level enclosed shopping center featuring a dynamic co

Wells Fargo Arena
Iowa State Fairgrounds
Osceola Amtrak Station

Osceola Amtrak Station

Des Moines Int'l
Waveland Golf Course

The only municipal course named by golf writer Davy Hoffman as one of "America's Greatest Golf Courses." The course is 18 holes with continous cart path and is available for tournament outings, and public use. Open March through November.

Drake University

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

Civic Center

Theater Complex hosting many Broadway shows

Court Avenue Entertainment District

Downtown Des Moines bar, restaurant & entertainment district

Iowa State Capital/Historical Building

Historic home of the Iowa State Legislature

Principal Park/Sec Taylor Stadium

Home of the Iowa Cubs AAA baseball team

Science Center of Iowa/IMAX Theater

Hands on science centered exploration center for kids & adults

DSM University

Campus of Des Moines University

Adventureland/Prairie Meadows

Home of Adventureland Amusement Park & Prairie Meadows Casino & Racetrack

Living History Farms

"Village" depicting life on the farm circa 1900

Bridges of Madison County

Covered bridges scattered throughout Madison County, IA as depicted in the novel by Robert James Waller

Grays Lake

Large attractive city ark with walking trails, sail & paddle boat rentals

Saylorville Lake

Large recreational lake for swimming & boating

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