Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

ex. Holiday Inn Merle Hay

5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322  show map
 2 stars
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Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

24-hour

24-hour reception

Babysitting
Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Game room

Cribs/ Baby cots

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Overview

The business Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines offers non-smoking rooms in proximity to Terrace Hill, East Village and Hoyt Sherman Place. Founded in 1975, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2009.

Located in a downtown area with a racetrack, an amusement park and casinos, guests will see why Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines is admired by many tourists. The property is set within 10 km distance from the city center.

Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Des Moines International airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 166 rooms equipped with an iron with ironing board, a microwave, a laptop-compatible safe, climate control and TV. Bathrooms come with complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try tropical drinks in the poolside bar. Serving an array of dishes, Daytona's All Sports Cafe and Bennigans Grille & Tavern are just 200 meters away.

Services

The property offers a lift, a souvenir shop and a cash machine along with a catering service, a meeting room and a business centre.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with a game room and cots. For active guests, there are a fitness room and a gym at the hotel.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   166.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Souvenir shop

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Water slides
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Aqua park

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

How to reach hotel

hotel Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Des Moines location
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Hotel Address:

5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322

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City Center
  • Des Moines
    5.8 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
    600 ft
  • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American)
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    166

Rooms and availability

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    Poolside Suite with Two Queen Beds and Sofa Bed

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      Pool Side Queen Room
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        Two Room Pool Side Suite
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        Poolside Two Room Suite with One King and Two Queen Beds

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          Deluxe Pool Side King Room
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Des Moines location
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              Hotel Address:

              5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Des Moines
                5.8 mi
              Airports
              Restaurants
              • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
                600 ft
              • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American)
                700 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                166

              Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Location

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              What's nearby

              Shopping areas

              Amusement

              • Lazer X - 1.4 mi

              Universities, Institutes

              • American Reading Academy - 2700 ft
              • La'james College-Hairstyling - 2.5 mi

              Medical care and Hospitals

              Local attractions

              • Iowa Gold Star Museum - 2.7 mi
                7700 Northwest Beaver Drive, Johnston
              • Pappajohn Sculpture Park - 4.6 mi
                1400 Grand Ave, Des Moines
              • Salisbury House - 5.2 mi
                4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines
              • Saylorville lake - 3.4 mi
                5600 NW 78th Avenue, Johnston
              • Des Moines Art Center - 4.6 mi
                4700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

              Restaurants nearby

              • Daytona's All Sports Cafe - 600 ft

                Address: 4875 Merle Hay
                Phone: 515.331.0996

                74% likes this, based on 15 reviews
                Cuisine: American

              • Pagliai's Pizza - 2300 ft

                Address: 5312 Merle Hay Rd
                Phone: 515-253-9800

                75% likes this, based on 24 reviews

              • Bandit Burrito - 2600 ft

                Address: 5340 Merle Hay Rd
                Phone: (515) 254-9999

                91% likes this, based on 11 reviews
                Cuisine: Mexican

              • Bennigans Grille & Tavern - 700 ft

                Address: 4800 Merle Hay Rd
                Phone: 515-276-7777

                59% likes this, based on 55 reviews
                Cuisine: American

              • Perkins Restaurant & Bakery - 2500 ft

                Address: 4601 Merle Hay Rd
                Phone: (515) 278-0468

                64% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                Cuisine: American

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  4 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2009
              • Number of rooms:
                166
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              Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

              Average guest rating

              6.8out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 25 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              8.7
              Value
              8.9
              Service
              7.9
              Location
              9.5

              Guest reviews

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Des Moines location
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                Hotel Address:

                5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Des Moines
                  5.8 mi
                Airports
                Restaurants
                • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
                  600 ft
                • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American)
                  700 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  4 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2009
                • Number of rooms:
                  166