Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites

2500 University Blvd., Ames, IA 50010-8621 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Suburban Hotel in County
42.00116-93.63946
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4.5/5

Based on 447 guest reviews

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  • We have an indoor pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • 86 rooms in property
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • 20 suites in hotel
  • Check-in: 03:00
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.5/10

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Check Rates1 King Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed Non-Smoking Refridgerator High Speed Net Coffee Maker Hair Full Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed Room Full Breakfast Internet Refrigerator
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Check Rates1 King Bed Suite Full Breakfast Internet Refrigerator, Whirlpool
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Check Rates1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Suite Full Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Suite Full Breakfast Internet
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds - Free Internet, Free Parking, Refrigerator, Microwave
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Family Room
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Family Room 2 Beds Sofa Bed Microfridge Full Break
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Family Room 2 Beds Sofa Bed Microwave, Refrigerator Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds No Family Room 2 Beds Sofa Bed Microwave and Refrigerator Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds No Refrigerator High Speed Internet Accessible Coffee Maker Hairdryer Full Br
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Non-Smoking Refridgerator High Speed Net Coffee Maker Hair Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Pet Friendly Room
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Petfrd Famroo Sofa Bed Microfridge Full Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Room Full Breakfast Internet Refrigerator
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds with Sofa Bed Room Full Breakfast Refrigerator
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Check RatesAccessible 1 King Bed - Free Internet, Free Parking, Refrigerator, Microwave
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Check RatesDouble King Size Bed Accessible
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Check RatesExecutive 1 King Bed Suite - Free Internet, Free Parking, Refrigerator, Microwave
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Check RatesExecutive Suite 1 King Bed Refrigerator and Microwave
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Check RatesExecutive Suite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Refrigerator and Microwave (with Sofabed)
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Check RatesExecutive Suite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Refrigerator and Microwave (with Sofabed) 1 King and 1 Sofa
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Check RatesFamily 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesFamily Room 2 Queen Beds Refrigerator and Microwave
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Check RatesFamily Room Multiple Beds Refrigerator and Microwave (with Sofabed)
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Check RatesFamily Room Multiple Beds Refrigerator and Microwave (with Sofabed) 2 Queen and 1 Sofa Bed
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Check RatesQuad Standard Room
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Check RatesQuadruple 2 Queen Beds with Sofa Bed
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Check RatesSingle Executive Room
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Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed Accessible Bathtub
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Check RatesStandard Suite 1 King Bed Refrigerator and Microwave
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Refrigerator and Microwave (with Sofabed)
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed Refrigerator and Microwave (with Sofabed) 1 King and 1 Sofa Bed
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Check RatesSuite Executive King Bed
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Check RatesSuite Executive King Bed with Sofa Bed
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Check RatesSuite King Bed
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Local Attractions

.5 mile(s) from Reiman Gardens, botanical and butterfly garden

Verified Reviews of Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Great Hotel"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
This was a great place to stay friendly and quick check in. Pool area was clean and everything worked as expected. Room was modern and had everything one would expect. Hot breakfast was great as well!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-May-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri May 03 to Sat May 04 2019 at a $102.31 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites

4.5 out of 5. Based on 447 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Experience all that Ames, IA has to offer - from Iowa State University to the Reiman Gardens to the bustling Main Street Cultural District - within minutes of this cozy hotel. Centrally located in the all-American city of Ames, IA, the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites is the perfect accommodation for friends, families and fans of the Iowa State Cyclones. The Iowa State University campus is within a mile of this Ames hotel, offering guests easy access to exciting games at the Jack Trice Stadium and Hilton Coliseum or to a number of events, conventions and shows at the Iowa State Center. The beautiful ISU Reiman Gardens is one of the largest public gardens in the state.Just a few miles away, Ames' quaint Main Street Cultural District offers an abundance of events, dining and shops. Visitors often enjoy a ride on the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad, while the golfers of the group might tackle the nearby Coldwater Golf Links. Business travelers will appreciate the proximity to the Scheman Conference Building, Iowa Department of Transportation, the United States Department of Agriculture Disease Lab, 3M®, Sauer-Danfoss, Ag Leader and WebFilings. More than 50 businesses are located in the Iowa State University Research Park, just a few blocks away. This Ames hotel also offers meeting facilities for up to 50 people. The full-service BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites offers 86 spaciously-appointed guest rooms and suites, each equipped with a refrigerator, cable satellite television and free high-speed Internet access. Guests will wake each morning to a complimentary full hot breakfast. This pet-friendly Iowa hotel also features an indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, fitness center, 24-hour business center and meeting facilities.For superior customer service and a convenient location in Ames, Iowa, make a reservation today at the BEST WESTERN PLUS University Park Inn & Suites! Hotel is remodeling certain guest rooms. Public areas and amenities will not be affected by the renovations.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00
Check Out: 12:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 2
Rooms: 86
Non Smoking Rooms: 86
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 20
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Meeting Rooms: 0 View Spaces
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6pm date of arrival
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.


  • Microwave in room
  • Ironing facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Voicemail
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa

Airport & Shuttle Information

North 35 mile(s) from Des Moines International airport. (DSM)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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:
Best Western University Park Inn & Suites

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites.

Feel free to use the Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Ames 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
Accommodates up to: 60 0 x 25 x 12 0--/--------------/--60----
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Accommodates up to: 60

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 25 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available

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