Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with water park and restaurant

Location

Located in the suburbs, this family-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Buccaneer Arena, Iowa Gold Star Military Museum, and Des Moines Community Playhouse. John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park and Iowa Hall of Pride are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a water park, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and an indoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a fitness center, a poolside bar, and a 24-hour business center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 166 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Room service, coffee makers, and free weekday newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conference Center Des Moines

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a water park, Ramada Tropics Resort & Conference Center Des Moines features a waterslide and an indoor pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 10000 square feet (929 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, an arcade/game room, and gift shops/newsstands. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conference Center Des Moines is a smoke-free property.

  • Conference space size (feet) - 10000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Total number of rooms - 166 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Restaurant 
  • Poolside bar 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Waterslide 
  • Water park 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Indoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free local calls 
  • Turndown service 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave 
  • Shower only 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Heating 

Where to Eat

Castaways Grill - Onsite restaurant.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a water park, an indoor pool, and a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10.00 per pet, per night
  • Dogs and cats only

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 8 and USD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 10.00 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.


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