With a stay at Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines/Urbandale in Johnston, you'll be close to Pioneer Hi-Bred Headquarters and Merle Hay Mall. This hotel is within the vicinity of Living History Farms and Valley West Mall.
Make yourself at home in one of the 148 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, and high-definition televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as multi-line phones with free local calls and voice mail.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and shopping on site. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle that operates within 5 mi.
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast and dinner. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café, and room service (during limited hours) is provided. At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, business services, and audiovisual equipment. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center, banquet facilities, and a meeting/conference room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary at scheduled times.
Located in Grimes, Americinn Grimes is within the vicinity of Pioneer Hi-Bred Headquarters and Living History Farms. This hotel is within the vicinity of Merle Hay Mall and Saylorville Lake.
Make yourself at home in one of the air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and a television in the lobby.
At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free parking is available onsite.
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