Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel

2600 East 13th St., Ames, IA 50010 United States (USA) near Exit 113 on I-35 (~0.4mi)
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2.5 Star Property
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4.0/5

Based on 185 guest reviews

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  • Includes an indoor swimming pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Gym is available on property
  • 75 rooms in hotel
  • 17 suites in hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Group booking rating of 7.5/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Standard 205 Sq Ft Room with Microwave, Minifridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite 280 Sqft Suite with Additional Living Area Microwave, Minifridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite Top Floor 320 Sqft Suite with Additional Living Area Microwave, Minifridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite Vaulted Ceiling
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Standard 210 Sq Ft Room with Microwave, Minifridge
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe King Suite
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Iowa State University, Jack Trice Stadium, Cy Stephens Auditorium, NorthGrand Mall and downtown Ames

Verified Reviews of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Comfortable room and good breakfast."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The breakfast was good; bed and room were comfortable.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
21-Mar-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Mar 19 to Sun Mar 20 2022 at a $153.99 average nightly rate.
"Beds are great Rooms very clean."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Always enjoy are stay at Holiday Inn.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
24-May-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat May 22 to Sun May 23 2021 at a $123.99 average nightly rate.
"Good Stay"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Customer service was caring and understanding. Will like to visit again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-May-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat May 15 to Sun May 16 2021 at a $108.99 average nightly rate.
"Great :)"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
VERY FRIENDLY STAFF AND THE BEDS WERE AMAZING :).
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Oct-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Oct 25 to Mon Oct 26 2020 at a $78.99 average nightly rate.
"Room Cleanliness."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
We stayed here for several weeks and the room cleanliness left a lot to be desired. They didn't vacuum our room but one time since we arrived. Always brought towels, but failed to clean other areas of the bathroom that are a necessity to clean.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Oct 28 to Thu Nov 08 2018 at a $94.99 average nightly rate.
"Quiet"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
It's a quiet place to come and relax from the day. Beds are a bit high for me but comfy.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
02-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Oct 28 to Fri Nov 02 2018 at a $94.99 average nightly rate.
"Awesome"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Very nice and clean. Loved how bed was made each day thank you.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Oct-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Oct 22 to Fri Oct 26 2018 at a $86.00 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 185 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites of Ames, Iowa. The hotel is conveniently located in Ames, off I-35 at exit 113 on 13th Street. We are minutes away from many local attractions, including Iowa State University, Jack Trice Stadium, Cy Stephens Auditorium, NorthGrand Mall and downtown Ames. Several corporate and government offices are also nearby, such as USDA, NVSL, Iowa Cattleman's Association, National Farmers Organization, Sauer-Danfoss, Hach Chemical, Barilla, Ball Co. and 3M. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel was designed with keeping comfort in mind by providing spacious guest rooms and amenities to make travel less stressful, including complimentary use of the on-site indoor heated pool and workout facilities. We also feature the complimentary Express Start breakfast bar. All rooms offer free high-speed Internet & refrigerator/microwave. The hotel features suites and whirlpool suites offering all the same amenities as our standard rooms plus a separate parlor area. Whether it''s for business or pleasure, you can enjoy peace of mind at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ames.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 3:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2009
Floors: 0
Rooms: 75
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 17
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Ownership: Sequin Investments LP
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6pm on the day of arrival
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


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

Airport & Shuttle Information

Des Moines International Airport 30 Miles

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

The Holiday Inn Express highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ames

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames, an IHG Hotel 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
Board Room 40 x 15 x 9 450--/----------15--/--------
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Board Room

Beautifully updated board room seets upto 15 people.
Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
450 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
40 x 15 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
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FAQs about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel

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 3:00 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 Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel have?

There are 75 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel?

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

Can I get a AAA rate at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel?

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

Is there a pool at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames An Ihg Hotel?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

Testimonials:

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