LA QUINTA INN

1390 NW 118th St., Clive, IA 50325 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Suburban Hotel in Polk County
41.60282-93.77926
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 320 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an indoor pool
  • Free breakfast available
  • 99 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Hotel has 10 suites
  • Check out: 3pm
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 6.6/10

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Local Attractions

Living History Farm, Science Center of Iowa, Des Moines Zoo, Des Moines Botanical Center, Civic Center of Des Moines, Horse Race Track and Casino, Iowa Cubs AAA Baseball, Professional Hockey, Adventureland Amusement Park, Numerous Malls and Shopping areas

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 974 verified reviews

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Fair

Fair city hotel. Easily accessible by car and has restaurants and bars nearby. Free internet. Good management. Clean pool area.

“Close to shopping areas and restaurants” “Staff was very accomodating and friendly”

Great City Hotel Top 19% in city
Good Economy Hotel Top 28% in city

Good to know

  • Poor bathroom

    “Broken toilet seat” “Bathroom floor filthy”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “No handicap features”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very accomodating and friendly” “Clerk was very courteous”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Air conditioner was loud and did not work well” “Broken toilet seat”

Review highlights

Location

98/100
144 reviews

Great location. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great. Excellent parking and car access.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Service

74/100
298 reviews

Great reception and management with friendly service. Service is somewhat professional, but housekeeping is lousy.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

WiFi

74/100
18 reviews

Fast and cheap WiFi.

“Free Internet” “Great Wi-fi” “Strong signal”

Breakfast

53/100
191 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“No eggs” “Complimentary breakfast” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Room

48/100
475 reviews

Bad minibars in old, poorly-maintained rooms. Rooms and beds are adequate. Small rooms and dirty bathrooms. Bad TV's, furniture, and kitchenettes.

“Broken toilet seat” “Dirty sheets” “Bed was terrible”

Vibe

31/100
91 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Good choice for a city trip. Fine for a budget trip.

“Old tube TV” “Old building” “Flooring old”

Amenities

29/100
64 reviews

Old facilities and unpleasant entrance area.

“Old building” “No handicap features” “Narrow hallway”

Good to know

  • Small bathroom

    “Towels were small” “Bathroom size was small”

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Including morning breakfast” “Including the breakfast area”

  • Good accessibility by car

    “Ease of access to the interstate” “Right off the highway”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Air conditioner was loud and did not work well” “Broken toilet seat”

Review highlights

Location

99/100
24 reviews

Great location with good access by car.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Service

77/100
44 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Wellness

69/100
7 reviews

Sufficient wellness & sports facilities.

“Big hot tub” “Fitness room needs updating” “Missing hot tub”

Room

56/100
66 reviews

Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard. Neglected, cramped rooms with small bathrooms.

“Dirty sheets” “Rusty bathroom” “Dirty furniture”

Breakfast

52/100
35 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“Including morning breakfast” “Breakfast good” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Good to know

  • Good accessibility by car

    “Ease of access to the interstate” “Right off the highway”

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Including morning breakfast” “Including the breakfast area”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older furnishings” “Older property”

  • Noisy

    “Noisy mini-fridge” “Air conditioner was loud and did not work well”

Review highlights

Location

97/100
20 reviews

Great location with good access by car.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Service

74/100
50 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Wellness

71/100
5 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

“Big hot tub” “Warm hot tub” “Nice hot tub”

Pool

68/100
17 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“No inside pool” “Pool area was clean and definitely usable” “Pool was clean”

Breakfast

54/100
31 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“Breakfast very poor” “Complimentary breakfast” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Room

44/100
81 reviews

Dilapidated rooms and bathrooms. Rooms and beds are adequate.

“Broken toilet seat” “Dirty sheets” “Bed was terrible”

Vibe

26/100
15 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old tube TV” “Old building” “Flooring old”

Amenities

25/100
8 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “No handicap features” “Narrow hallway”

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Older furnishings” “Old tube TV”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “No handicap features”

  • Bad amenities

    “Old building” “No handicap features”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older furnishings” “Older property”

Review highlights

Location

99/100
20 reviews

Great location.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Service

73/100
26 reviews

Beds and cleanliness are decent, but rooms look old and poorly-furnished.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Cleanliness

54/100
30 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Eating areas also clean and usable” “Clean towels” “Hall dirty”

Breakfast

47/100
16 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Dry cereals” “No eggs” “Breakfast selections could use a face lift”

Room

47/100
55 reviews

Old, poorly-maintained rooms with deficient furniture and bathrooms. Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard.

“Broken toilet seat” “Dirty sheets” “Bed was terrible”

Vibe

27/100
12 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old tube TV” “Old building” “Flooring old”

Amenities

26/100
12 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “No handicap features” “Narrow hallway”

Good to know

  • Great reception

    “Desk that was so helpful” “Quick checkin”

  • Fantastic service

    “Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous”

  • Poor vibe

    “Old tube TV” “Old building”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very accomodating and friendly” “Clerk was very courteous”

Review highlights

Location

98/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Value

82/100
4 reviews

Best value for money.

“Including Jordan Creek shopping center” “Great deal for the price” “Including the breakfast area”

Service

76/100
10 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Comfort

61/100
4 reviews

Comfortable.

“Quiet place to stay” “Noisy mini-fridge” “Air conditioner was loud and did not work well”

Breakfast

56/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Poor breakfast selection” “Complimentary breakfast” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Room

54/100
14 reviews

Room is all right.

“Clogged tub drain” “Dirty shower” “Dirty sheets”

Vibe

32/100
4 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old tube TV” “Old building” “Flooring old”

Good to know

  • Poor bathroom

    “Broken toilet seat” “Bathroom floor filthy”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Air conditioner was loud and did not work well” “Broken toilet seat”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “No handicap features”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very accomodating and friendly” “Clerk was very courteous”

Review highlights

Location

98/100
144 reviews

Great location. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great. Excellent parking and car access.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

WiFi

77/100
17 reviews

Fast and cheap WiFi.

“Free Internet” “Great Wi-fi” “Strong signal”

Service

74/100
295 reviews

Great reception and management with friendly service. Service is somewhat professional, but housekeeping is lousy.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Breakfast

53/100
189 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“Solid breakfast” “Complimentary breakfast” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Room

48/100
472 reviews

Small, outdated rooms in need of better maintenance. Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard. Small rooms and dirty bathrooms. Poorly-furnished with bad TV's, understocked minibars and unsightly kitchenettes.

“Broken toilet seat” “Dirty sheets” “Bed was terrible”

Amenities

28/100
64 reviews

Old facilities and unpleasant entrance area.

“Old building” “No handicap features” “Narrow hallway”

Good to know

  • Good accessibility by car

    “Ease of access to the interstate” “Right off the highway”

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Including morning breakfast” “Including the breakfast area”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older furnishings” “Older property”

  • Noisy

    “Noisy mini-fridge” “Air conditioner was loud and did not work well”

Review highlights

Location

97/100
20 reviews

Great location with good access by car.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Service

74/100
49 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Wellness

71/100
5 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

“Big hot tub” “Warm hot tub” “Nice hot tub”

Pool

68/100
17 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“No inside pool” “Pool area was clean and definitely usable” “Pool was small”

Breakfast

54/100
30 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“Including the breakfast area” “Good breakfast” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Room

43/100
80 reviews

Filthy, run-down rooms and bathrooms. Average-sized rooms with alright beds.

“Broken toilet seat” “Dirty sheets” “Bed was terrible”

Vibe

26/100
15 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old tube TV” “Old building” “Flooring old”

Amenities

25/100
8 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “No handicap features” “Narrow hallway”

Good to know

  • Small bathroom

    “Towels were small” “Bathroom size was small”

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Including morning breakfast” “Including the breakfast area”

  • Good accessibility by car

    “Ease of access to the interstate” “Right off the highway”

  • Small rooms

    “Rooms are small” “Beds were hard and undersized”

Review highlights

Location

99/100
24 reviews

Great location with good access by car.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Service

77/100
44 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Wellness

69/100
7 reviews

Sufficient wellness & sports facilities.

“Big hot tub” “Fitness room needs updating” “Missing hot tub”

Room

56/100
66 reviews

Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard. Neglected, cramped rooms with small bathrooms.

“Broken towel rack” “Dirty shower” “Dirty sheets”

Breakfast

52/100
35 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

“No eggs” “Complimentary breakfast” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Older furnishings” “Old tube TV”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Old building” “No handicap features”

  • Bad amenities

    “Old building” “No handicap features”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older furnishings” “Older property”

Review highlights

Location

99/100
20 reviews

Great location.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Service

73/100
26 reviews

Beds and cleanliness are decent, but rooms look old and poorly-furnished.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Cleanliness

54/100
30 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Moderately clean hotel facilities.

“Eating areas also clean and usable” “The cleanest hotel room” “Linen was clean”

Breakfast

47/100
16 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Dry cereals” “No eggs” “Breakfast selections could use a face lift”

Room

47/100
55 reviews

Old, poorly-maintained rooms with deficient furniture and bathrooms. Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard.

“Broken toilet seat” “Dirty sheets” “Bed was terrible”

Vibe

27/100
12 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old tube TV” “Old building” “Flooring old”

Amenities

26/100
12 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Old building” “No handicap features” “Narrow hallway”

Good to know

  • Great reception

    “Desk that was so helpful” “Quick checkin”

  • Fantastic service

    “Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very accomodating and friendly” “Clerk was very courteous”

  • Room is not nice

    “Broken toilet seat” “Dirty sheets”

Review highlights

Location

98/100
6 reviews

Great location.

“Ease of access to the interstate” “Close to Jordan Creek Mall” “Close to local attractions”

Value

82/100
4 reviews

Best value for money.

“Including Jordan Creek shopping center” “Great deal for the price” “Including the breakfast area”

Service

76/100
10 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Excellent front desk service” “Clerk was very courteous” “Staff was amazing”

Comfort

61/100
4 reviews

Comfortable.

“Quiet place to stay” “Noisy mini-fridge” “Air conditioner was loud and did not work well”

Breakfast

56/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Dry cereals” “Complimentary breakfast” “TV and breakfast were limited”

Room

54/100
14 reviews

Room is all right.

“Broken towel rack” “Dirty sheets” “Great nights sleep”

Vibe

32/100
4 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old tube TV” “Old building” “Flooring old”

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Customer Reviews of La Quinta Inn

4.0 out of 5.Based on 320 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

La Quinta Inn Des Moines West Clive is located 1 mile from Living History, 8 miles West of Downtown,13 miles from Des Moines International Airport,2 miles to Valley West Mall, 5 miles to Jordan Creek Mall, 7 miles to Iowa Events Center, Wells Fargo Arena and Hyvee Hall. The Hotel is 8 miles from Drake University and 20 miles to Adventurland Park and Praairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino.The Hotel offers a indoor pool and hot tub with a outdoor sundeck, a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast with make-your-own waffles. The hotel also offers a fitness center, laundry facilities,free weekday newspapers,free parking including Bus and RV parking, 24 hour desk service and small pets are allowed.All rooms feature free high speed internet, free local calls, voicemail, irons and ironing boards, hairdryers, coffee makers, alarm clock, cable TV with pay per view movies, games and music.The hotel is located adjacent to a Cracker Barrel Restaurant, Wendy's and a El Rodeo Mexican Restaurant with full bar service, Many other Restaurants are located within 2 miles.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:noon
Check Out:3pm
Year of Last Renovation:1999
Floors:4
Rooms:99
Non Smoking Rooms:12
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:10
Meeting Rooms:1
Meeting Space:650 sq. feet
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individuals-6PM day of arrivalGroups - per contract
Nightly Parking:0

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health centre
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

The Hotel is located 13 miles from Des Moines International Airport. Taxi service is available 24 hours per day to the airport.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About La Quinta Inns & Suites

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  • Free Brightside Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Bright Morning Bed and soft pillowtop mattress for the best night's sleep
  • Business center with printing services
  • Fully equipped fitness center
  • Flat-panel TV's, work desk, and spacious guestrooms
  • Guest laundry rooms available at most locations
  • Free airport shuttle service at most airport locations

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