Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona

460 Bass Pro Dr. Nw, Altoona, IA 50009 United States (USA) near Exit 141 on I-80 (~0.6mi)
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2 Star Property
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  • We have an indoor pool
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 107 rooms
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • 27 suites in hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group friendly rating of 7.8/10

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Local Attractions

From here, you're just steps away from Johnny's Italian Steakhouse, Burger Shed. Our hotel is minutes from Spring Creek Sports Complex, Outlets of Des Moines, Adventureland Park, Prairie Meadows Casino, Bass Pro Shops and Iowa State Fairgrounds. Downtown Des Moines is only a 15-minute drive. Attractions include Wells Fargo Arena, Iowa Event Center and Des Moines Civic Center.

Verified Reviews of Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Excellent Hotel & Wonderful Breakfast"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Stayed one night, clean room, great staff and wonderful breakfast. Would highly recommend staying at this hotel.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Oct-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Oct 24 to Wed Oct 25 2023 at a $155.91 average nightly rate.
"Clean Fresh Hotel & Good Breakfast"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The hotel was clean and fresh looking. We were pleased that hot water was available for beverages in the breakfast area. Breakfast was good and plentiful.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
08-Jan-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jan 04 to Thu Jan 05 2023 at a $149.99 average nightly rate.

Property Description

Fairfield by Marriott Altoona/Des Moines Travel with confidence at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott® Altoona with outstanding service for an easy and comfortable stay-at an exceptional value. We are always ready to welcome you to our thoughtfully designed guest rooms and suites with plenty of room to work and relax. With a beautiful patio overlooking our pond. That we encourage throwing your fishing pole into to catch and release some fish. Close to Adventureland Park, Bass Pro Shop, and the Outlets of Des Moines. Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel will keep you connected during your stay and our pool and fitness center will help you stay on track. Spread out in our vibrant lobby, with spaces to relax and work. And jump-start each day with our free breakfast. You'll always find the courteous service you deserve; plus, all the little things you expect from Fairfield Inn & Suites during your stay.

Green Sustainability

N/A

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2017
Floors: 3
Rooms: 107
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 107
Handicap Rooms: 17
Rooms with 1 Bed: 32
Rooms with 2 Beds: 75
Suites: 27
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: As Needed
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 3.0 Mi
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Pool Hours are 6AM - 11PMpool is 27' x 12' we do offer a hot tub as well.
Ownership: Heart of America Group
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • 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
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • TV Channel: The Movie Channel
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: NFL Network
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

We are 20 minutes from the Des Moines International Airport.

Local Shuttle Info: N/A

Breakfast Information

We offer complimentary breakfast Monday - Friday 6AM - 9AM and Saturday - Sunday 7AM - 10AMOur offerings include, Omelets, scrambled eggs, oatmeal, sausage links, sausage patties, bacon, cereals, muffins, waffles, pastries, milk, juice.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
$50 pet fee non-refundable. Max 2 dogs

Parking Info

We have plenty of complimentary parking which includes plenty of parking for busses. It is not covered.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi in all of our guest rooms and throughout our common areas.

Cleaning Policies

Our public areas are cleaned daily, and we do offer hand sanitizer in our lobby, pool and fitness center areas. We do ask for a 24hour advance notice for guest room cleaning with stayovers.

About Fairfield Inn by Marriott

  • Great value hotel with plenty of amenities
  • Freebies include high-speed internet, Wi-Fi, parking, newspaper, coffee & tea, and a hot breakfast with eggs and sausage
  • Business center with printing services
  • Large suites with separate living, working, and sleeping areas
  • Digital alarm clock with MP3
  • Same-day dry cleaning service and laundry room

The Fairfield Inn by Marriott highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: PerKup Cafe - Start your day with a hearty breakfast at this cozy cafe located 2 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: The Cheese Bar - Indulge in a variety of gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches at this trendy eatery located 3 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Jethro's BBQ n' Pork Chop Grill - Enjoy delicious BBQ and pork chop dishes at this popular restaurant located 1.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Adventureland Park - Have a thrilling day at this amusement park located just 0.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Scenic Route Bakery - Enjoy freshly baked pastries and artisan coffee at this charming bakery located 8 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Fong's Pizza - Try unique and delicious pizza creations at this popular pizza joint located 9 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Centro - Experience Italian cuisine with a modern twist at this upscale restaurant located 10 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Iowa State Capitol - Explore the beautiful architecture and history of the state capitol building located 12 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: La Mie Bakery - Start your day with freshly baked breads and pastries at this local favorite bakery located 14 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Zombie Burger + Drink Lab - Enjoy creative and delicious burgers at this quirky burger joint located 13 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: 801 Chophouse - Treat yourself to a fine dining experience with prime steaks and seafood at this elegant restaurant located 15 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Pappajohn Sculpture Park - Take a stroll through this outdoor sculpture park featuring contemporary artwork located 16 miles from the hotel.

FAQs about Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona

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 12:00 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 Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona have?

There are 107 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona?

We offer complimentary breakfast Monday - Friday 6AM - 9AM and Saturday - Sunday 7AM - 10AMOur offerings include, Omelets, scrambled eggs, oatmeal, sausage links, sausage patties, bacon, cereals, muffins, waffles, pastries, milk, juice.

What parking is available at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona?

We have plenty of complimentary parking which includes plenty of parking for busses. It is not covered.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary Wi-Fi in all of our guest rooms and throughout our common areas.

Is there a gym at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona?

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

Is there a pool at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Des Moines Altoona?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Pool Hours are 6AM - 11PMpool is 27' x 12' we do offer a hot tub as well..

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