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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel

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Front of property – evening/night
Pool
Premium bedding, down duvets, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, down duvets, desk, blackout curtains
Suite, 1 King Bed | Premium bedding, down duvets, desk, blackout curtains

Overview of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel

2.5 star property

8.4/10 Very good

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
Map
2600 E 13th St, Ames, IA, 50010

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMain Street Cultural District4 min drive
  • Popular LocationOctagon Center for the Arts4 min drive
  • Popular LocationFurman Aquatic Center6 min drive

Room options

About this area

Ames

Located in Ames, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel is in the city centre. Veenker Memorial Golf Course and Otter Creek Golf Course are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Reiman Gardens and McHose Park. Furman Aquatic Center and Center Grove Orchard are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Main Street Cultural District - 4 min drive
  • Octagon Center for the Arts - 4 min drive
  • Furman Aquatic Center - 6 min drive
  • Brunnier Art Museum - 8 min drive
  • Hilton Coliseum - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Des Moines International Airport (DSM) - 43 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pizza Ranch - 7 min walk
  • El Azteca - 4 min drive
  • The Great Plains Sauce and Dough Company - 5 min drive
  • The Grove Cafe - 5 min drive
  • Whiskey River - 5 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel

Hotel in the city centre
At Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel, you can look forward to free on-the-go breakfast, a corner/local shop and dry cleaning/laundry services. In addition to a 24-hour fitness centre and a business centre, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • Swimming pool
  • Free self-parking
  • A front desk safe, luggage storage and smoke-free property
  • A lift, a 24-hour front desk and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the breakfast
Room features
All 75 rooms have comforts such as premium bedding and air conditioning, in addition to thoughtful touches such as free WiFi and free newspapers. Guests reviews say good things about the quiet rooms at the property.
More amenities include:
  • Down duvets and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and shower/bath combinations
  • Flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Fridges, microwaves and coffee/tea makers

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Free on-the-go breakfast available daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Swimming pool

Family friendly

  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Corner/local shop

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Business services

  • Business centre
  • A meeting room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Braille signage
  • Lift
  • Grab bar in shower
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Transfer shower
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down duvet
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday:
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness facility
  • Indoor pool
The following facilities are closed on Friday and Saturday:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness facility
  • Indoor pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per stay.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a smoke detector and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Ames Holiday Inn Express
Holiday Inn Express Ames
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Ames
Holiday Inn Express Ames Hotel

Frequently asked questions

Does Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel have a pool?

Yes, this property has a pool.

How much does it cost to stay at ?

As of 4 Feb 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at on 12 Feb 2023 start from RM 450.57, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel?

Self-parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel?

Check-in is from 3 PM - midnight.

What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel?

Checkout is at 11 AM.

Where is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel located?

Located in the heart of Ames, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Main Street Cultural District, Octagon Center for the Arts and Furman Aquatic Center. Iowa State University and Veenker Memorial Golf Course are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Reviews

8.4

Very good

Rating 10 - Excellent. 142 out of 300 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 47%
Rating 8 - Good. 96 out of 300 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 32%
Rating 6 - Okay. 36 out of 300 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 12%
Rating 4 - Poor. 17 out of 300 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 6%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 9 out of 300 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 3%

8.8/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

8.7/10

Amenities

8.5/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.2/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

8/10 Good

Suzanne

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Easy checking
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2022

10/10 Excellent

Alicia

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Front desk staff was excellent, very clean property and rooms. Comfortable beds and bedding, and the breakfast is excellent. Would definitely stay here again!
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2022

10/10 Excellent

Samantha

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The guy that does breakfast watch was helpful and friendly! Kudos. Breakfast was great. And king bed was so comfortable. Will be staying again when we pass thru.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2022

10/10 Excellent

Rasia, Peculiar

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very comfortable bedding
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

8/10 Good

George

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Front staff very friendly and helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveller

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Kathleen M

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Cynthia

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Easy access off I-35.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

Kathryn

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Although we've stayed in Ames many times, this was the first time at this hotel. Would definitely stay here again! The room was nice, very welcoming front desk staff, good value.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

8/10 Good

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Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The lobby and room were well kept and cleaned.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022