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Hotels Near Iowa State Fairgrounds - Des Moines Iowa

Lodging near Iowa State Fairgrounds are shown in the list below sorted by distance (closest at the top). Browse our hotels/motels to find accommodations near Iowa State Fairgrounds (in Iowa State Fairgrounds) for your leisure or corporate trips. We sell the best motels and hotels close to Iowa State Fairgrounds so you can review the discounted Iowa State Fairgrounds hotels + motels below and book your ideal hotel. Need a room block for a meeting? Request a Iowa State Fairgrounds group hotel deal

The Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa, are fairgrounds that spread over 450 acres, including 160 acres of camping grounds. The fairgrounds are filled with vendors and carnival rides during the 11 days of the Iowa State Fair each summer. But throughout the rest of the year, the fairgrounds plays host to other exciting events, including concerts, trade shows, auto shows, and much more. More from this guide...

Lodging & Accommodations close to Iowa State Fairgrounds

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds in Des Moines
+1-888-389-4121
410 East 30th St., Des Moines, IA 50317 +1-888-389-4121 ~0.42 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
~7 minute walk
  • 2-star Rural property
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • No fridge
  • Plenty of pillows
From$50
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Woodspring Suites Des Moines Pleasant Hill in Pleasant Hill
+1-888-675-2083
1525 Metro East Dr., Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 +1-888-675-2083 ~2.81 miles east of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Economical Highway hotel
  • 4 floors in hotel
From$30
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Sleep Inn & Suites
+1-800-716-8490
5850 Morningstar Court, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 +1-800-716-8490 ~3.09 miles east of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Awesome vibe
  • Average amenities
From$99
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
AC Hotel Des Moines East Village
+1-800-805-5223
401 East Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-800-805-5223 ~3.23 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • Gym is available on property
From$129
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown, an IHG Hotel in Des Moines
+1-888-965-1860
201 East Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-965-1860 ~3.34 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Three Star Downtown hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
From$99
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Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown - Des Moines
+1-888-788-5576
101 East Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-788-5576 ~3.40 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
From$75
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Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown Ia
+1-888-897-9207
120 SW Water St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-897-9207 ~3.55 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • 131 rooms in property
  • For 56%, maintenance was acceptable
  • Excellent city hotel
From$98
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Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown : 100 SW Water St.
+1-888-311-4278
100 SW Water St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-311-4278 ~3.55 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Three Star Downtown hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Most guests enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby
  • Amazing studio suite
From$99
Average 3.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
+1-888-469-4795
929 3rd St. Des Moines Ia 50309, Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-469-4795 ~3.63 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Two-star Downtown hotel
  • Free breakfast
From$120
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Downtown in Des Moines
+1-888-734-9421
207 Crocker St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-734-9421 ~3.64 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Two-star Downtown property
  • Fitness center on property
From$60
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Hilton Des Moines Downtown
+1-888-841-5292
435 Park St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-841-5292 ~3.78 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Expensive hotel
  • 26 suites in hotel
From$99
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Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel : 401 Locust St.
+1-888-455-5160
401 Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-455-5160 ~3.79 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Midscale hotel
  • 8 conference rooms in property
From$149
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Surety Hotel in Des Moines
+1-888-965-8297
206 6th Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-965-8297 ~3.90 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Midscale hotel
  • Fitness center on property
From$90
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Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area, an IHG Hotel in Des Moines
+1-888-906-6358
1050 6th Ave., Des Moines, IA 50314 +1-888-906-6358 ~3.92 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Learn more
From$65
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Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown in Des Moines
+1-888-749-6785
418 6th Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-749-6785 ~3.93 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • High-end Downtown hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00p
From$75
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Des Moines Marriott Downtown in Des Moines
+1-888-878-9982
700 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-878-9982 ~3.98 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • High-end Downtown property
  • Hotel has 6 suites
From$75
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Des Lux Hotel : 800 Locust St.
+1-888-389-4485
800 Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-389-4485 ~4.03 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Mid-scale Downtown property
  • Hotel has 51 rooms
From$179
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Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton in Des Moines
+1-888-389-4121
1000 Walnut Steet, Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-389-4121 ~4.17 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • High end Downtown property
  • Airport shuttle available
From$89
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Des Moines Downtown
+1-888-675-2083
333 SW 11th St., Des Moines, IA 50309 +1-888-675-2083 ~4.20 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • 102 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$99
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Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines North - Des Moines
+1-800-716-8490
4685 NE 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50313 +1-800-716-8490 ~4.27 miles northwest of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00
From$61
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Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines North
+1-800-805-5223
4685 NE 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50313 +1-800-805-5223 ~4.30 miles northwest of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Two-star Highway property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Super 8 by Wyndham Des Moines
+1-888-965-1860
4685 a Northeast 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50313 +1-888-965-1860 ~4.30 miles northwest of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Low Cost Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00
From$54
Very Good 4.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Fairfield Inn & Suites Des Moines Altoona in Altoona
+1-888-788-5576
460 BASS PRO DR NORTHWEST, Altoona, IA 50009 +1-888-788-5576 ~4.38 miles northeast of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • 3-star hotel
  • Gym is available on property
From$80
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Hyatt Place Altoona Des Moines - Altoona
+1-888-897-9207
480 Bass Pro Dr. Nw, Altoona, IA 50009 +1-888-897-9207 ~4.50 miles northeast of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • Check in time: 4:00 pm
From$99
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Quality Inn
+1-888-311-4278
4950 NE 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50313 +1-888-311-4278 ~4.60 miles northwest of Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Midscale Highway property
  • Free comp. breakfast
From$57
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What are the best hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds?

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1. Sleep Inn & Suites The Sleep Inn & Suites is a popular 2-Star hotel located approx. 3.1 miles east of Iowa State Fairgrounds and roughly a 6 minute drive or uber ride. Recent hotel guests gave this hotel a verified guest score of 4/5. 4 /5 Guest Reviews
2. AC Hotel Des Moines East Village The AC Hotel Des Moines East Village is a 3-Star hotel located about 3.2 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds and roughly a 6 minute car ride. With a average guest review rating of 4/5, this makes it one of the most outstanding accommodations near Iowa State Fairgrounds. 4 /5 Guest Reviews
3. Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown, an IHG Hotel The Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown, an IHG Hotel is a well-liked 3 star hotel located about 3.3 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds and about a 6 min. drive by car. Recent guests gave this hotel an average guest review rating of 4.5 out of 5. 4.5 /5 Guest Reviews
4. Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown The Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown is a favored 3-Star hotel located ~3.4 mi. west of Iowa State Fairgrounds and approx. a 6 minute drive by car. With a verified guest score of 4/5, this makes it one of the most outstanding hotel options nearby Iowa State Fairgrounds. 4 /5 Guest Reviews
5. Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown Ia The Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown Ia is a 3 star hotel located about 3.5 miles west of Iowa State Fairgrounds and approximately a 7 min. drive. Recent travelers gave this hotel an avg. guest review rating of 4 out of 5. 4 /5 Guest Reviews

5 Best Hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds

FAQs about hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds

What are the top rated hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds?

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Downtown, Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown, an IHG Hotel and Hilton Des Moines Downtown are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most luxurious hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds?

Hilton Des Moines Downtown, Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown and Des Moines Marriott Downtown are the top 3 luxury hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds.

What hotels are closest to the area of Iowa State Fairgrounds?

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Fairgrounds, Woodspring Suites Des Moines Pleasant Hill, and Sleep Inn & Suites are the properties closest to Iowa State Fairgrounds.

How much does a cheap hotel near Iowa State Fairgrounds cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel near Iowa State Fairgrounds can be as cheap as $84.56 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel near Iowa State Fairgrounds cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel near Iowa State Fairgrounds has been $114.64 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a luxury hotel near Iowa State Fairgrounds cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel near Iowa State Fairgrounds has been $149.50 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds?

Surety Hotel and Des Lux Hotel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds?

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Downtown, Des Moines Marriott Downtown and Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the best Choice Hotels branded hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds?

Sleep Inn & Suites, Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center and Quality Inn are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels near Iowa State Fairgrounds?

Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown, an IHG Hotel, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Des Moines Downtown and Holiday Inn Downtown - Mercy Area, an IHG Hotel are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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