100 SW Water St., Des Moines, IA 50309 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
3.0 Star Downtown All-Suite or Extended Stay Hotel in Polk County
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  • Our hotel comes with an indoor pool
  • Free breakfast
  • Avg. Group Discount of 26.4%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 127 rooms in hotel
  • Check-out time: 12:00pm
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10

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Room Types

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Local Attractions

Wells Fargo Arena, Iowa Events Center, State Capital, Hy-Vee Hall, Principal Park and the Iowa Cubs, Des Moines Science Center and Imax Theater, Court Avenue Business and Entertainment District

Customer Reviews of Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown

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Property Description

Overlooking the Des Moines River, our Residence Inn by Marriott Downtown is located in the heart of downtown Des Moines, Iowa, just one block from the Court Avenue Entertainment and Business District. Our modern downtown Des Moines hotel is easily accessible from I-235 and is just minutes from shopping and dining opportunities, Principal Park and the Iowa Cubs Home Field. The Civic Center, Stoner Theatre and the Science Center of Iowa are just three blocks from our comfortable hotel in downtown Des Moines, IA. Business guests will appreciate our close proximity to businesses including the Principal Financial Group, Meredith Corporation and Ernst and Young. Settle into our spacious suites with king size beds, full size sofa sleepers and fully equipped kitchens including full size refrigerators, 2 burner stove top, microwave, cooking utensils, dishwasher and service ware for 4. We are the perfect property for longer extended stays and the corporate traveler looking for room to work as well as relax. Start each day with our complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet and our Monday through Wednesday RI Mix Managers Social. Take advantage of our Market with food, beverages and other necessities. Refresh with a dip in the indoor swimming pool or work out in the large free fitness center.

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Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00pm
Check Out: 12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 5
Rooms: 127
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 127
Handicap Rooms: 7
Suites: 127
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 799 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 30 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Pool Info: Indoor Pool, 7am - 10pm
Policies / Expenses
6pm day of arrival
Nightly Parking: $15
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 7.00%
City Tax: 5.00%
Parking Fee: 15.00 Per Night (Attached Parking Garage)

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$100 Non Refundable Fee

  • Air conditioning
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Grocery service
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Jacuzzi
  • Jogging path
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

The Des Moines International Airport is an easy 5 miles from our property. Leave our hotel going south for two blocks, turn west on Martin Luther Park, turning south on Fleur Drive, this takes you directly to the airport

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

We offer a complimentary hot breakfast buffet daily with numerous items to choose available.

Internet / WiFI

We offer wireless complimentary internet service throughout our hotel. All sleeping rooms have both wireless and hard wired service available.

About Residence Inn by Marriott

  • Extended stay hotel offering large 1- and 2- bedroom suites and studio suites
  • Full kitchens with refrigerators, microwaves, stoves, and coffee makers
  • Free hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi everywhere
  • Complimentary evening socials offering food and drinks for guests
  • Fitness center with modern equipment and TVs
  • Great outdoor space with barbeque and fire pits
  • Private meeting spaces perfect for events and family gatherings
  • Free grocery delivery service available
  • Dry cleaning and on-site laundry services
  • Pet friendly

The Residence Inn by Marriott highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Hotel Rate Trends at Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown

Rate fluctuations of Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown

The chart above shows averages of prices for both our group quotes and the best individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The best group deal shown is 63.0% in August 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $389 in the month of October 2018. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown.

Feel free to use the Residence Inn Des Moines Downtown meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Des Moines 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
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Hawkeye Room 24 x 16 x 8 415 --/-- -- 18 16 16 16 --/-- 40 -- --
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Hawkeye Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
415 Sq. Mi
24 x 16 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$200.00 USD
Riverside Room 16 x 24 x 10 384 --/-- -- 20 -- 12 -- --/-- 36 50 --
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Riverside Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
384 Sq. Mi
16 x 24 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available

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