2601 East 13th St., Ames, IA 50010 United States (USA)
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2.0 Star Convention Center Hotel in Story County
42.03462 -93.57885
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3.0/ 5

Based on 52 guest reviews

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  • Includes an indoor pool
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 12.0%!
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 120 rooms in hotel
  • Check-out time: 12:00
  • Group score of 6.1/10
  • 8 meeting rooms in hotel

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Accessible Mobility Accessible Interior Corridor Parking Area View
Check Rates1 King Bed Microwave Refrigerator Recliner Free High Speed Wireless
Check Rates1 King Microwave Refrigerator Recliner Free High Speed Wireless
Check Rates1 King Suite 1 Bedroom Suite Living Room Interior Corridor Parking Area View
Check Rates1 King Suite 1 Room Suite Sitting Area Sofa and or Chair Interior Corridor
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Interior Corridor Parking Area View Free High Speed Wireless
Check Rates2 Queen Interior Corridor Parking Area View Free High Speed Wireless T V LCD
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Local Attractions

Iowa State University, Jack Trice Stadium, Hilton Colesium, Scheeman Center, Shopping, Mary Greely Hospital, 3M, Sauer Danfoss, Hunziker Soccer Comples, Ames Middle & High School, Aquatics Center, Reiman Garden, USDA Lab, Vetinary Clinic, Dept of Transportation DOT, restaurants

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Customer Reviews of Quality Inn & Suites Starlite Conference Center

3.0 out of 5.Based on 52 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Easy access of I-35 at exit 113, less than 5 miles to all attractions in the Ames area. Ample parking bus and semi parking. All rooms feature free wireless internet, recliners, 37" flat screen TV's with over 50 channels including HBO, ESPN and 24 hour News, coffee makers, hair dryers, irons/boards, alarm clocks, voice mail, free local calls, desks with ergomic chairs. Rooms with 2 beds are Queen sized beds. All King rooms and Suites have Micro/Refrig. Bufords Restaurant and Bar is on site, with room service avail. Banquet and Meeting space avail for 10 - 800 ppl. Sports oriented hotel, hosting many opposing teams that play Iowa State University. Family friendly with our indoor pool, d fitness center, and courtyard area. King rooms are perfect for business travelers. A hot breakfast is served daily, including asst juices, pastries, eggs, meat, waffles, cereals, yogurts and always hot coffee & teas. Iowa owned and operated. Frequent stayer program "Choice Priviledges", bonus points for all meeting and group planners!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:15:00
Check Out:12:00
Year of Last Renovation:2012
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:120
Handicap Rooms:3
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:8
Meeting Space:10000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 800 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:2.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:5PM - 11PM Mon-Thurs, 5PM - Midnight Fri & Sat
Policies / Expenses
Individual reservations are 4PM on the day of arrival, group blocks are 14 days prior to arrival date
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:12.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.00 Per Night
Occupancy Tax: 7.00 Per Night
City Tax: 0.00%
Country Tax: 0.00%
VAT: Value Added Tax: 0.00 VAT % Inclusive
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 0.00 GST %
PST: Provincial Sales Tax: 0.00 PST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 6.00 Per Item
Audio Visual Tax: 7.00 Per Item
Other Tax: 0.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 0.00 Per Item
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Shipping Handling Fee: 0.00 Per Item
Additional Person Fee: 0.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Additional Room Fees: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge:18.00 Per Item
Audio Visual Service Charge:18.00%
Banquet Labor Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bartender Fees:10.00 Per Hour
Chef Attendant Fees: 0.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 7.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:10.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:10.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:15.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:15.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:15.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:21.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:21.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Morning Break Cost: 7.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person (CONTACT HOTEL)
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:20.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 2.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
50# weight, dogs and cats only, $20.00 fee per room per night for each pet, fee is waived for all service pets. Welcome package is given for all pets.

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

Airport & Shuttle Information

DSM International, 35 miles/Taxi approx $50.00Ames Regional Airport, 5 miles/Taxi approx $10.00

Local Shuttle Info: Area Taxi & Limo companies, call for information

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Quality Inns

  • Comfortable bedding with soft pillows
  • Hot, fresh, and healthy breakfast options available at certain locations
  • Known for providing friendly services
  • Free high-speed internet, local U.S. calls, and daily USA TODAY newspaper
  • Fresh coffee and tea in the lobby 24/7
  • Great meeting space also offered at most locations

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Previously known as:
Quality Inn & Suites

Hotel Rate Trends at Quality Inn & Suites Starlite Conference Center

Rate fluctuations of Quality Inn & Suites Starlite Conference Center

The chart above shows averages of prices for both our group rates and the best individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was placed. The best group rate shown is 27.5% in June 2013 and the highest average individual rate is $175 in the month of July 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Quality Inn & Suites Starlite Conference Center in a month when rates are lower.

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