Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines

5050 Merle Hay Rd., Johnston, IA 50131 United States (USA) near Exit 131 on I-80 (~0.1mi)
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2.5 Star Property
41.654120-93.697820
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4.0/5

Based on 279 guest reviews

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  • Indoor pool in hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 87 rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • 14 suites in property
  • Check-in time: 3.00 PM
  • Group friendly rating of 10.0/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite with Free WiFi, Free Breakfast Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Bed with Free WiFi, Free Breakfast Dogs Welcome Refrigerator, Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble Room Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesWyndham Rewards Double Points 1 King Bed Suite with Free WiFi, Free Breakfast Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesWyndham Rewards Double Points 2 Queen Bed with Free WiFi, Free Breakfast Dogs Welcome Refrigerator,
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Nearby Attractions Camp Dodge Military base Wells Fargo arena Civic Center of Greater DesMoines Adventureland Park Brass Armadillo Antique Mall Iowa State Fairgrounds Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino Blank Golf Course Sleepy Hollow Sports Park Altoona Parks & Recreation Historic East Village, Inc. (Shopping) Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team Iowa Barnstormers Iowa Cubs Polk County Convention Complex at Iowa Events Center Wells Fargo Arena at Iowa Events Center Blank Park Zoo Jester Park Equestrian Center Jasper Winery

Verified Reviews of Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"It is always like coming home."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
We know what to expect when staying at the AmericaInn in Johnston. Check in is always easy, breakfasts are plentiful, rooms are clean and a very good size for weary travelers to stretch out and relax. The pool always looks inviting for those who want to swim.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
17-Mar-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Mar 15 to Sat Mar 16 2024 at a $99.99 average nightly rate.
"Great location, clean rooms."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The room was clean and location was great!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Feb-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Feb 04 to Sun Feb 05 2023 at a $81.00 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 279 guest reviews

Property Description

We are a renovated Hotel & Suites located just North of I-80 off of Exit 131 on Merle Hay Road, and we are just minutes from Downtown Des Moines and many various activity locations. Our Complimentary breakfast is available daily from 6-10 am, which includes muffins, bagels, waffles, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, fresh fruit, scrambled eggs, sausage and biscuits and gravy.We offer a variety of rooms/suites that can fit any accommodations you may need. Our rooms are all equipped with Fridges, Microwaves, full-size Hair Dryers, FREE Wi-Fi, Flat Screen TV's as well as the latest in comfort items. We have a large indoor heated pool.Our Hotel features Truck Parking, and two side entrances for close proximity parking. We offer competitive rates for any Group Blocks as well as individual competitive rates. Renovations were completed in 2019 and have consistently continued with them up until 2020. We offer the best in service, as well as pricing.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3.00 PM
Check Out: 11.00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2020
Floors: 2
Rooms: 87
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 87
Handicap Rooms: 2
Rooms with 1 Bed: 35
Rooms with 2 Beds: 37
Suites: 14
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 400 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Hours are 7 am - 10 pmIndoor heated pool3 ft. to 5 ft. deepStair access
Ownership: VKB Management
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 Hour Cancellation
Nightly Parking: 0.
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.00%
Occupancy Tax: 7.00%
Additional Person Fee: 10.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO

Airport & Shuttle Information

10 Miles Des Moines International Airport

Local Shuttle Info: No shuttle

Breakfast Information

Our Complimentary breakfast is available daily from 6-10 am, which includes muffins, bagels, waffles, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, fresh fruit, scrambled eggs, sausage and biscuits and gravy.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
We allow dogs in a small number of rooms. There is a pet fee 25.00 per night/per pet First Come, First Serve. No cats please.

Parking Info

Free Parking

Internet / WiFI

Free Wi-Fi internet access

Cleaning Policies

We follow all state guidelines and regulations for COVID-19.

About AmericInn

  • Family-friendly hotel with over 220 locations across the U.S.
  • Large two room family suites with queen beds
  • An inviting indoor pool and hot tub
  • Relaxing lobby area
  • On-site fitness center
  • Free Hot Home-Style Breakfast with a 24 hour coffee bar, waffles, and other hot and cold items
  • Free Wi-Fi

The AmericInn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: PerKup Cafe - Start your day with a hearty breakfast at this cozy cafe located 1 mile from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Gusto Pizza Co. - Grab a slice of tasty pizza for lunch at this local pizzeria located 3 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Jethro's BBQ n' Pork Chop Grill - Enjoy delicious BBQ and pork chop dishes at this popular restaurant located 2.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Adventureland Park - Have a thrilling day at this amusement park located 10 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Waveland Cafe - Enjoy a classic American breakfast at this retro-style diner located 7 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Tacopocalypse - Try unique and delicious tacos at this trendy eatery located 6 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Centro - Indulge in Italian cuisine at this upscale restaurant located 9 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Pappajohn Sculpture Park - Explore the outdoor sculpture park featuring contemporary artwork, located 10 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: La Mie Bakery - Start your day with freshly baked pastries and coffee at this charming bakery located 9 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Zombie Burger + Drink Lab - Enjoy gourmet burgers and creative milkshakes at this unique burger joint located 7 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Fong's Pizza - Experience a fusion of Chinese and pizza flavors at this popular restaurant located 8 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Science Center of Iowa - Discover interactive exhibits and educational programs at this science museum located 11 miles from the hotel.

Previously known as:
America's Best Inn, Americinn Hotel & Suites

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines.

Feel free to use the Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Johnston 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
Meeting Room 275 x 125 x 8 400--/----------10--/----35--
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Meeting Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
400 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
275 x 125 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Windows:
1
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$75.99 USD
Full Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$50.00 USD

FAQs about Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3.00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11.00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines have?

There are 87 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines?

Our Complimentary breakfast is available daily from 6-10 am, which includes muffins, bagels, waffles, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, fresh fruit, scrambled eggs, sausage and biscuits and gravy.

What parking is available at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines?

Free Parking

How much does internet cost?

Free Wi-Fi internet access

Can I get a AAA rate at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA Rate - 1 King Bed Suite with Free WiFi, Free Breakfast Sofa Bed

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: AARP Members Save 10% 1 King Bed Suite with Free WiFi, Free Breakfast Sofa Bed

Is there a gym at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a pool at Americinn by Wyndham Johnston Des Moines?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Hours are 7 am - 10 pmIndoor heated pool3 ft. to 5 ft. deepStair access.

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