Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown

201 East Locust St., Des Moines, IA 50309 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Downtown All-Suite or Extended Stay Hotel in Polk County
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Local Attractions

There is so much you “Must Do” while in Des Moines! Explore the Historic East Village & Court Avenue Entertainment District. Get entertained at Wells Fargo Arena or the Iowa Events Center. Attend a show at one of the Des Moines Performing Arts venues, Des Moines Symphony, and the Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheatre. Catch a game at Principal Park. Enjoy a day at Brenton Skating Plaza.

Verified Reviews of Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Perfect Hotel Choice!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
We loved our stay at the Staybridge. The location was perfect and close to everything Des Moines. The lobby and room were very nice, spacious and comfortable! Thanks for a great stay!
(Meeting planner, booked 30 rooms), from US flag
30-Jul-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Jul 27 to Sun Jul 28 2019 at a $169.00 group rate.
4.5 out of 5. Based on 79 guest reviews

Property Description

Des Moines Hotel's Downtown Location InspiresThe Staybridge Suites® Des Moines Downtown is conveniently located in Downtown Des Moines' most vibrant and diverse district, the Historic East Village. The East Village boasts many of the finest shopping, dining, nightlife, and commerce in all of Iowa. This Hotel's setting combines class with convenience and is perfect for both business and leisure travelers.The Hotel is ideally located near the best attractions Downtown Des Moines has to offer. The East Village as well as the Court Ave. Entertainment District provide a number of dining and nightlife options. The Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown is walking distance from the Historic State Capitol, as well as the Federal and State Courthouses. The Hotel is just minutes away from Wells Fargo Arena, the Iowa Events Center, Des Moines Performing Arts Center, Principal Park, Iowa State Fairgrounds, Science Center of Iowa, Brenton Skating Plaza, State Historical Museum, and the Blank Park Zoo.The Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown is conveniently situated in close proximity to many of the City's leading businesses, including: Nationwide Insurance, Principal Financial Group, Wells Fargo Bank, PricewaterhouseCoopers, AmeriHealth, Ernst & Young, Wellmark, Voya Financial, Cognizant, and Meredith Corporation, just to name a few. In addition to beautiful surroundings and a convenient location, the Staybridge Suites® Des Moines Downtown hotel features a host of amenities and a friendly staff to help make your experience memorable. When staying in one of our spacious all-suite rooms, you can start your day by enjoying our complimentary buffet breakfast, and end your day by joining us at our Social Reception offered M-W. You can always appreciate complimentary Wi-Fi access and Guest Laundry. Exercise in our well-equipped fitness center and relax in our heated indoor pool and whirlpool. Book a suite today, and come "Get Comfortable!"

Details / Other Expenses

Floors: 5
Rooms: 111
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 111
Handicap Rooms: 7
Rooms with 1 Bed: 93
Rooms with 2 Beds: 18
Suites: 111
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 618 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 25 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info:
Heated Indoor Pool & Whirlpool. Open 7am-11pm daily.
Ownership: Siegeworks Lodging LLC
Policies / Expenses
24 hrs. prior to check-in
Nightly Parking: $15
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.00%
Occupancy Tax: 7.00%
Parking Fee: 15.00 Per Night

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$75 non-refundable pet cleaning fee for 6 nights or less. $150 non-refundable pet cleaning fee for 7 nights or more. 1 pet per room maximum 80lbs.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Generator for sleeping rooms
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Des Moines International Airport. 5.1 miles. No Hotel Shuttle. One-Way Taxi $15.

Local Shuttle Info: No Hotel Shuttle. Free Downtown Shuttle Mon-Sat.

Breakfast Information

Daily Hot Breakfast Complimentary for every overnight guest

Parking Info

Adjacent parking garage. Self-Parking, in-and-out privileges. $15/day/vehicle

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi

About Staybridge Suites

  • Extended stay property with a fully-equipped kitchen and a full-size refrigerator with ice maker and microwave oven
  • All spacious suites also include a toaster, dishwasher, storage areas, and a cooktop stove
  • Free high-speed internet access with ample workspace
  • Complimentary fitness facility, laundry room, and business center open 24/7
  • Pet-friendly services
  • The Social Tuesdays - Thursdays offers free food and beverages
  • Great outdoor spaces: The Patio and The Backyard. At participating locations, enjoy Wednesday night BBQs
  • Free hot breakfast buffet serving waffles, fruits, and yogurt
  • Wolfgang Puck Coffee
  • The Pantry convenience store sells easy meals, snacks, and drinks 24-hours a day

The Staybridge Suites highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Group vs. Individual Rates at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown

Rate fluctuations of Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown

The graph above is trends of room rates for both our group prices and the lowest online individual prices our system could find at the time the group offer was submitted. The best group discount displayed is 41.2% in the month of February 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $219 in the month of February 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 Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown.

Feel free to use the Staybridge Suites 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
Big Bluestem 26 x 23 x 8 618--/----24151215--/--24----
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Big Bluestem

We have one formal meeting room. This private space is available for rental. It is 618 sq. ft. and has a capacity of 25 people depending on set. The meeting room rental is a daily rental of $300/day plus an 18% Gratuity Charge. We do allow outside Catering and I would be happy to refer you to some quality area caterers if that is a need.We also have our “Den”, which is an informal public space just off of our “Great Room” available for all guests to use.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
618 Sq. Mi
26 x 23 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Full Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Photo of Big Bluestem

FAQs about Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown

How many rooms does Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown have?

There are 111 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown?

Daily Hot Breakfast Complimentary for every overnight guest

What parking is available at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown?

Adjacent parking garage. Self-Parking, in-and-out privileges. $15/day/vehicle

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Is there a gym at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown?

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

Is there a pool at Staybridge Suites Des Moines Downtown?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Heated Indoor Pool & Whirlpool. Open 7am-11pm daily..


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