Days Inn West Des Moines

1258 8th St., West Des Moines, IA 50265 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2 Star Suburban Hotel in Polk County
41.58952-93.71335
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Local Attractions

Adventureland Amusement Park, Jordan Creek Mall, Historic Valley Junction, Science Center of Iowa IMAX Dome Theater, Valley West Mall, Des Moines Art Center, Iowa Cubs, Iowa State Fair, Walnut Woods Park, Blank Park Zoo, Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino, and Iowa Speedway
2.5 out of 5. Based on 285 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to West Des Moines, IA and the exclusive 8th Street District! Close to Des Moines' finest shopping, boutiques and malls, this hacienda-style hotel is located right off I-235. The well appointed Days Inn at Walnut Creek offers charm, comfort and convenience. All guests enjoy our continental breakfast, large indoor pool area and sundeck. Our deluxe rooms are equipped for extended travel with refrigerators, microwaves and additional seating area. Oversized work desk, and free wireless internet access are appreciated amenities for our corporate guests. Enjoy dinner at an adjacent or walking distance restaurant , The Palm Italian steakhouse, Raul's Mexican, or Lemon Grass Thai).Des Moines offers a number of leisure time activities: Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino offers horse racing at its finest and full casino gaming, Iowa Cubs baseball, Blank Park Zoo, and the all Iowa favorite theme Park, Adventureland. Whatever reason brings you to the capital city, our team is ready to serve you.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 12:00 pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2006
Floors: 2
Rooms: 69
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 50
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 1
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1650 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Pool Info:
6am-11pm. Heated indoor pool 40 ft x 20 ft. 3 ft - 5 ft deep.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6pm day of arrival for individual.Group cancellation policy will vary depending on arrival
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.00%
City Tax: 7.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 6.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 6.00%
Porterage Fee: 2.50 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (FREE Wireless)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (FREE Wireless)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 21.00%
Banquet Labor Fees: 50.00 Per Hour (only if have to change)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Radio in room
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Des Moines International Airport approx 8 miles. Taxi expense around $20

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Days Inn

  • Friendly hospitality services and the best value for your budget
  • Free Daybreak Breakfast featuring healthy, nutritious options in select locations
  • Free in-room tea, coffee, and high-speed internet access
  • Daily USA TODAY newspaper based on location
  • Free Wi-Fi in guestrooms and public spaces

The Days Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Days Inn

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Days Inn West Des Moines

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Days Inn West Des Moines.

Feel free to use the Days Inn West Des Moines meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in West 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
(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
Room 1 25 x 32 x 9 800--/------302019--/--60----
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Room 1

Our Room 1 is located on 2nd floor and is great for small meetings. It can accomodate up to 40 classroom. Own food and beverage is allowed in our meeting space. We offer complimentary wireless internet in all our meeting space and guest rooms. If you need extra AV needs there may be a fee that applies.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
800 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 32 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
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:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
Own food and beverage is allowed in our meeting space.
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Room 2 25 x 26 x 9 650--/------302020--/--40----
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Room 2

Our spacious meeting room located on 2nd floor is perfect for smaller meetings. It is equipped with free wirless internet and you are able to bring your own food and beverage is allowed in our meeting space. We can recommend caterer's for your event.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
650 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 26 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
Own food and beverage is allowed in our meeting space.

FAQs about Days Inn West 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 12:00 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 Days Inn West Des Moines have?

There are 69 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Days Inn West Des Moines?

Yes, they have 2 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Is there a pool at Days Inn West Des Moines?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. 6am-11pm. Heated indoor pool 40 ft x 20 ft. 3 ft - 5 ft deep..

Testimonials:

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"I have to tell you, I don't know how I planned trips before! I really saved alot of time that I otherwise would have spent phoning the hotels individually checking rates and availability! I have already recommended it to another Tour Director. " A.H. - Richmond, VA

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