Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

300 34th Ave. Nw, Altoona, IA 50009 United States (USA) near Exit 142b a on I-80 (~0.8mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Property
41.653090-93.503110
+1-800-760-7718
Best Western launches the We Care Clean℠ program: Best Western's We Care Clean program expands upon the brand's trusted and industry-leading I Care Clean® standards, as well as the enhanced cleaning protocols put in place at the onslaught of COVID-19. The We Care Clean program includes heightened and comprehensive cleanliness and social distancing standards - all in an effort to improve safety and reassure customers that Best Western is committed to their health and wellbeing.
Check availability
Average
3.0/5

Based on 300 guest reviews

Show Guest Reviews
  • Has an indoor pool!
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 8.4%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 85 rooms in hotel
  • Check-out time: 11:00am
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10

Check Current Prices






Include Discounts:

Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Full Breakfast Jetted Tub Sofa Bed Microwave, Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Full Breakfast Sofa Bed Microwave, Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Full Breakfast, Microwave, Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Pillowtop Bed 40 Inch LCD TV, Microwave and Refrigerator Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Pillowtop Bed 40 Inch LCD TV, Microwave and Refrigerator Sofa Bed Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Whirlpool Pillowtop Bed 40 Inch LCD TV, Microwave and Refrigerator Sofa Bed Full Breakfas
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed Full Breakfast Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed Mobility Accessible Bathtub Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Larger Room, Microwave, Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast, Microwave, Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Larger Room Pillowtop Bed 40 Inch LCD TV, Microwave and Refrigerator Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Mobility Accessible Bathtub Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Pillowtop Bed 40 Inch LCD TV, Microwave and Refrigerator Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Room with Spa Bath
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Room with 2 Queen Beds Disability Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Room with Bath Tub Disability Accessible
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Nxt to Adventureland, Prairie Meadows Casino, Outlets of Des Moines, State Fairgrounds, and 10 minutes from Downtown Des Moines.

Verified Reviews of Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Didn't Reserve a handicap room someone was smoking pot in the hallway the in front of our room and a"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
We brought it up to the attention of the Manager. She said that the girl on call that night when we checked in could it gave us a different room but She said they did not have any other rooms.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Sep-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Sep 24 to Sat Sep 25 2021 at a $126.99 average nightly rate.
"Great"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Great
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
25-Jan-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jan 22 to Sat Jan 23 2021 at a $148.99 average nightly rate.
"Very Good"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Front desk clerk should wear gloves to bag food.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-Dec-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Dec 05 to Sun Dec 06 2020 at a $88.99 average nightly rate.
"Loved the jacuzzi in room but.."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Since we couldn't get breakfast should of got a discount cuz the website said breakfast included.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
12-Aug-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 07 to Sun Aug 09 2020 at a $141.99 average nightly rate.
"Five"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The best are uncomfortable beds I have ever slept in.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Jul-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Jul 16 to Sat Jul 18 2020 at a $110.49 average nightly rate.
"Great Experience"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The people were all friendly and helpful. However for me the bed was way to hard.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
13-Mar-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Mar 12 to Wed Mar 13 2019 at a $96.29 average nightly rate.
"Dated,"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Needs to be updated.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Nov 01 to Sat Nov 03 2018 at a $89.24 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 300 guest reviews

Property Description

Breathe easy in the smoke-free environment of the Best Western PLUS Altoona Inn. Located south of I80 & Hwy 65 Exit 141. This property is within walking distance to Adventureland and near Prairie Meadows Casino. It is easily accessible to Iowa State Fair Grounds, Iowa Speedway in Newton, a variety of resturaunts and minutes from downtown Des Moines. Enjoy free evening snacks ( cookies and popcorn), a full hot breakfast with items such as biscuits and gravy scrambled eggs and sausage links. The Best Western PLUS Altoona Inn offers excellent customer service. Whether your here for business or leisure, Our staff is committed to giving you an unforgettable stay.Our valued guests will enjoy modern and spaciously designed rooms with satellite television, free high speed internet access, microwaves and refrigerator. This 100% smoke free hotel in Altoona also offers an indoor heated pool, fitness center and guest laundry. For a trip that is sure to offer something for everyone at an affordable price, make a reservation today at the Best Western PLUS Altoona Inn!!

Green Sustainability

Yes on TripAdvisor

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2010
Floors: 3
Rooms: 85
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 85
Handicap Rooms: 2
Rooms with 1 Bed: 16
Rooms with 2 Beds: 55
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Pool Info:
7am-10pmIndoor Heated Pool
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 Hour Cancellation Policy
Nightly Parking: FREE
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable

Airport & Shuttle Information

Des Moines International Airport 16 miles

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free Full Hot BreakfastSausage, Eggs, Pancakes, Biscuits and Gravy. Danishes, Bagels, Yogurt, Cereal

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

Free Parking

Internet / WiFI

Free Wi Fi

About Best Western Plus

  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk
  • Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available
  • FREE high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Breakfast is available
  • For the upper mid-scale market, including upgraded amenities and enhanced style and comfort.

The Best Western Plus highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Heartland Inn Altoona

Hotel Rate Trends at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

Rate fluctuations of Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

The graph above is averages of room rates for both group/meeting prices and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 19.0% in August 2021 and the highest average individual rate is $137 in the month of August 2021. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about Best Western Plus Altoona Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00pm 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 11:00am 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 Best Western Plus Altoona Inn have?

There are 85 rooms in the property.

What kind of breakfast is at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn?

Free Full Hot BreakfastSausage, Eggs, Pancakes, Biscuits and Gravy. Danishes, Bagels, Yogurt, Cereal

What parking is available at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn?

Free Parking

How much does internet cost?

Free Wi Fi

Can I get a AAA rate at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA CAA Rate 1 King Bed Full Breakfast, Microwave, Refrigerator Must Show AAA ID At Check in

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate Citizens 55yrs Plus or AARP ID 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Jetted Tub Sofa Bed Microwave,

Is there a gym at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn?

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

Is there a pool at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. 7am-10pmIndoor Heated Pool.

Can I get a group rate at Best Western Plus Altoona Inn?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 8.4%.

Testimonials:

Testimonials icon
"Thank you so much for an amazing website. I had a very short time frame to manage a bus tour of 45. I needed hotels and banquets in less than 10 days. The destination was West Palm Beach - high season - and effectively sold-out. Within two hours I had responses back from three available hotels within my price range. I was able to sign a contract within 24 hours and manage the rest of the program. I continue to be impressed with your concept and will be a frequent user of your site." L.B. - Grand Rapids, MI

Learn More Check Rates