Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel with free airport shuttle and free area shuttle


Situated in Urbandale, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Merle Hay Mall and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Pioneer Hi-Bred Headquarters. Des Moines Art Center and Buccaneer Arena are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a business center, and conference rooms.

Room Amenities

All 198 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and cable TV. Guests will also find free wired Internet, room service, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - Northwest features an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room. This Urbandale hotel also offers complimentary newspapers in the lobby, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. An area shuttle within 2 mi and a roundtrip airport shuttle are complimentary for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Total number of rooms - 198 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • One meeting room 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free area shuttle 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Climate control 
  • In-room safe 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Des Moines - Northwest has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per stay
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 7.00 per night
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 7.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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