Visiting Iowa State University - Des Moines County for the first time? Hotels-Rates will guide you to the optimal hotel in Des Moines, IA. Hotels-Rates can provide detailed information on services offered, convenience to surrounding areas and nearby points of interest. Our comprehensive hotel database shows that there are 26 hotels in Des Moines within 5 miles of Iowa State University - Des Moines County, with the lowest rate for those hotels being $48.46. We also found 11 hotels in Des Moines within 1 miles of the school, with the lowest rate for those hotels being $119.01. If you’re looking for places of interest in Des Moines, you might be interested in visiting the Bass Pro Des Moines, which is no more than 10 miles from the school.