COUNTRY INN & SUITES BY CARLSON AMES IOWA

2605 SE 16th St., Ames, IA 50010 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Suburban Hotel in Story County
42.0084 -93.57972
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4.5/ 5

Based on 103 guest reviews

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  • Indoor pool in hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 5.4%!
  • Access to gym on-site
  • 78 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Check out: Noon
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10

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Customer Reviews of Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Ames Iowa

4.5 out of 5. Based on 103 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

Newly renovated hotel conveniently located at the corner of I-35 & US Highway 30, within 2 miles of Iowa State University. Hotel features Complimentary Hot Breakfast Buffet featuring scrambled eggs with bacon, hash browns, biscuits & gravy, make your own waffles and much more. We also feature a nightly complimentary cocktail hour 5:30-6:30. All rooms feature microwaves, mini-refrigerators, new Serta pillow-top mattresses, wireless high speed internet access, coffeemakers, 32" Flat Panel TV's with cable / HBO, iron & ironing boards. All King rooms & Suites feature new work desks with ergonomic chairs. Indoor pool, largest whirlpool in the city, fitness room. Hotel is located just minutes away from ISU, 3M, Sauer-Danfoss, UGS, Ball Plastics Corporation, Barilla Pasta, BASF, Becker Underwood & Boehringer Ingelheim.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00PM
Check Out: Noon
Year of Last Renovation: 2000
Floors: 3
Rooms: 78
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 70
Handicap Rooms: 3
Suites: 28
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1200 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 70 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 2.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: nightly 5:30-7:30
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual cancellations will be accepted up to 4:00 PM one day prior to arrival date without charge. Any cancellations received after this time will be subject to one night's room and tax. Any guaranteed no-shows will be billed one night's room and tax
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We accept pets rooms are limited. Fees apply.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Des Moines Municipal Airport is 25 miles away and Ames Airport is 1.5 miles from Hotel.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Country Inn & Suites

Group vs. Individual Rates at Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Ames Iowa

Rate fluctuations of Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Ames Iowa

The chart above shows trends of prices for both group/meeting rates and the best individual traveler prices our system could find at the time the group bid was placed. The most competitive group/meeting rate displayed is 21.6% in the month of June 2013 and the highest average individual rate is $139 in the month of June 2013. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Ames Iowa in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Ames Iowa

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Ames Iowa.

Feel free to use the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Ames Iowa meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Ames event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Harvester Room 42 x 28 x 8 1176 70/80 -- 36 24 20 -- --/-- 92 -- --
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Harvester Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1176 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
42 x 28 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
9
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$75.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$100.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$100.00 USD
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