Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton

1000 Walnut Steet, Des Moines, IA 50309 United States (USA) near Exit 135 on I-35 (~4.5mi)
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4 Star Luxury Property
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3.0/5

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  • Airport shuttle provided
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 30.8%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 290 rooms in property
  • 11 floors in hotel
  • 10 suites in hotel
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 5 conference rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Wells Fargo Arena, Iowa Events Center, Mary & John Pappajohn Sculpture Park, Temple For Performing Arts, Blank Park Zoo, Botanical Center, Des Moines Art Center, Historical Building, State Capital, Des Moines Public Library

Verified Reviews of Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"We stay here often when in downtown Des Moines."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The location is good. It is an older hotel, but has been refurbished nicely.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-Aug-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Aug 04 to Wed Aug 06 2014 at a $129.00 average nightly rate.
"Very Nice."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Nice independent hotel in a great location. I like independent hotels like this one, where you can tell the owners really care for their hotel, their staff, and their guests.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-Jul-2014 Verified Review
3.0 out of 5. Based on 1000 guest reviews

Property Description

The Hotel Fort Des Moines was built in 1919 and is listed in the national Register of Historic Places. The hotel is completing a multi-million dollar renovation and will reopen in 2020. The Hotel Fort Des Moines will be a part of the upscale Curio Collection by Hilton brand. Featuring 290 guest rooms the hotel will also have 4 unique food and beverage outlets. The hotel is connected to the downtown skywalk system which is 4.2 miles in length and connects 55 buildings and 12 parking ramps.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 am
Year of Last Renovation: 2019
Floors: 11
Rooms: 290
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 290
Handicap Rooms: 26
Rooms with 1 Bed: 211
Rooms with 2 Beds: 79
Suites: 10
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 5 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 32000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 500 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 4pm-11pm
Ownership: Hawkeye Hotels
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Varies per contract
Nightly Parking: $33
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.00% (County Occupancy Tax)
Occupancy Tax: 7.00% (State Lodging Sales Tax)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • 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
  • Dinner available
  • 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
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Des Moines International Airport is located less than 4 miles from the hotel.

Local Shuttle Info: Service within a two mile radius

Breakfast Information

Breakfast is offered a la carte from our onsite restaurant, Proudfoot & Bird. We also have Hobnob Coffee & Wine Bar available for locally sourced French pastries, fresh-squeezed juices, and curated drip coffee or hand-made espresso drinks.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

Valet parking is available for $33 per night.

Internet / WiFI

Wi-Fi is complimentary for all guests.

About Hilton Hotels and Resorts

  • Bed & Breakfast Packages for two at select locations
  • Have serenity beds made by Serta and Peter Thomas Roth hair & skincare bath amenities
  • Pre-arrival planning services
  • Pet Friendly Program

The Hilton Hotels and Resorts highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Hotel Fort Des Moines

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton

Rate fluctuations of Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton

This chart illustrates seasonality of sleeping room prices for both group/meeting prices and the best online individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 58.2% in August 2022 and the highest average individual rate is $380 in the month of August 2022. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton.

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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
Grand Ballroom 100 x 40 x 16 4600270/--120225100809625/--800400--
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Grand Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4600 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
100 x 40 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
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
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Wedgewood Ballroom 58 x 30 x 14 1740100/--601003025258/--174200--
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Wedgewood Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1740 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
58 x 30 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Walnut Boardroom 25 x 12 x 14 300--/----------14--/--------
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Walnut Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
300 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 12 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Reading Room 40 x 30 x 14 1200--/--------------/----60--
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Reading Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1200 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
40 x 30 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Study 42 x 15 x 14 630--/----------22--/--------
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Study

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
630 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
42 x 15 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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FAQs about Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00 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 11:00 am 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 Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton have?

There are 290 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton?

Yes, they have 5 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton?

Breakfast is offered a la carte from our onsite restaurant, Proudfoot & Bird. We also have Hobnob Coffee & Wine Bar available for locally sourced French pastries, fresh-squeezed juices, and curated drip coffee or hand-made espresso drinks.

What parking is available at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton?

Valet parking is available for $33 per night.

How much does internet cost?

Wi-Fi is complimentary for all guests.

Can I get a AAA rate at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton?

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

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: AARP Member 1 King Bed Corner Room WiFi Avail Coffee Maker in Room Safe

Is there a gym at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton?

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

Can I get a group rate at Hotel Fort Des Moines Curio Collection by Hilton?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 30.8%.

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