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Clive Iowa Accommodations

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The Clive center point is approximately the area of Valley West Mall and 3 miles west of Des Moines Arts Center.

Clive is a small city in Iowa that's just 9 miles west of Des Moines. In the city's early days, it was a railroad shipping point and coal mining town. After incorporation, Clive turned into a residential suburb of Des Moines. Today, it's known for its extensive Greenbelt Park and Trail system that runs through the entire community. If you're planning a visit to Clive, you'll find plenty of hotel options in every price range for a comfortable stay. More from this guide...

Clive Hotels/Accommodations

Studio Plus Des Moines West Des Moines
+1-888-690-5247
2701 Westown Pkwy., West Des Moines, IA 50266 ~0.72 miles south of Clive
  • Cheap property
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Housekeeping can be a problem
  • Furniture needs more attention
Clive Hotel & Suites 11040 Hickman Rd., Clive, IA 50325
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
Sheraton West Des Moines 1800 50th St., West Des Moines, IA 50266 ~1.47 miles west of Clive
  • 4-star Suburban hotel
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • Hotel could use some updating
  • The majority of guests said the beds were comfortable
Execustay at Pointewest Apartment Homes - West Des Moines 4601 Pleasant St., West Des Moines, IA 50266 ~1.47 miles southwest of Clive
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Gym is available on property
Days Inn Des Moines / West Clive in Clive 1600 NW 114th St., Clive, IA 50325
  • Two-star Suburban property
  • 131 rooms in property
  • Old tube TV
  • Beds were acceptable for 55%
Wildwood Lodge - Clive
+1-866-429-5787
11431 Forest Ave., Clive, IA 50325
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms
  • Good accessibility by car
  • Most guests thought rooms were spacious
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Super 8
+1-888-690-5281
11414 Forest Ave., Des Moines, IA 50325 ~1.53 miles west of Clive
  • Economy Suburban property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • For free breakfast buffet
  • Free breakfast
From$49
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Sterling Hotel & Suites in Clive 11428 Forest Ave., Clive, IA 50325
  • Affordable Highway property
  • Hotel has 112 rooms
Courtyard by Marriott Des Moines West / Clive 1520 NW 114th St., Clive, IA 50325
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Check in time: 3pm
  • Facilities are well maintained and clean
  • Cheap price
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Hotel Renovo 11167 Hickman Rd., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~1.58 miles west of Clive
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • 102 rooms in property
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Sleep Inn at Living History Farms 11211 Hickman Rd., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~1.61 miles west of Clive
  • Low priced Suburban property
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Most guests thought, the hotel was modern
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La Quinta Inn in Clive
+1-866-221-8581
1390 NW 118th St., Clive, IA 50325
  • Inexpensive Suburban property
  • 4 floors in hotel
  • Hotel could be more stylish
  • For 79%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard
Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn & Suites in Clive 1450 NW 118th St., Clive, IA 50325
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 03:00
From$80
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Country Inn & Suites Des Moines West in Clive 1350 NW 118th St., Clive, IA 50325
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Large hot tub
  • High comfort
Econo Lodge Hotel - Urbandale 10841 Douglas Ave., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~1.90 miles northwest of Clive
  • 2 star Highway property
  • Check in time: 03.00 p.m
  • Great location
  • Average value
Days Inn West Des Moines - West Des Moines 1258 8th St., West Des Moines, IA 50265 ~2.05 miles southeast of Clive
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Extended Stay America Des Moines Urbandale 3940 114th St., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~2.09 miles northwest of Clive
  • Two-star Suburban property
  • 104 rooms in property
  • Housekeeping can be a problem
  • Shower was ok
Microtel Inn & Suites : 8711 Plum Dr. 8711 Plum Dr., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~2.95 miles north of Clive
  • Low priced Highway property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
  • Everything was clean
Hampton Inn & Suites - Urbandale 8811 Plum Dr., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~2.96 miles north of Clive
  • 3 star property
  • Hotel has 28 suites
Fairfield Inn & Suites Urbandale - Urbandale
+1-866-429-5787
8661 Plum Dr., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~3.00 miles north of Clive
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Food is delicious
  • Fantastic service
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Urbandale Des Moin in Urbandale
+1-888-690-5281
8789 Plum Dr., Urbandale, IA 50322 ~3.00 miles north of Clive
  • Mid-scale Highway hotel
  • 4 floors in hotel
  • Room was comfortable and quiet
  • Great showers
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Staybridge Suites - West Des Moines 6905 Lake Dr., West Des Moines, IA 50266 ~3.11 miles west of Clive
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Free breakfast
  • All guests found the staff to be very friendly
  • Clean rooms
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Hampton Inn West Des Moines 7060 Lake Dr., West Des Moines, IA 50266 ~3.18 miles west of Clive
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 2 conference rooms in property
  • Bathroom vanity too small
  • Most guests thought it was clean
Towneplace Suites by Marriott in Johnston 8800 Northpark Dr., Johnston, IA 50131 ~3.23 miles north of Clive
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Learn more
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Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines / Urbandale - Johnston 8600 Northpark Dr., Johnston, IA 50131 ~3.33 miles north of Clive
  • Midscale hotel
  • 148 rooms in hotel
  • Pleasant entrance area
  • Queen sized bed
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When to Visit Clive, IA

Clive offers four distinct seasons, so choosing the best time to visit depends on what you're interested in doing. While summers are hot and humid, they're also the most popular time to visit the area. June through August sees average high temperatures in the upper 80s and lower 90s degrees Fahrenheit. While you'll find plenty of outdoor activities and festivals during these months, it will also be hard to come across any deals on hotel rooms.

If you plan on visiting Clive in autumn, you'll enjoy falling temperatures and hotel prices. Average highs in September start out in the upper 70s, and by November they've dropped to the upper 40s. Since the summer crowds have departed, you'll start to see some good deals on hotels. Additionally, you'll also enjoy beautiful fall foliage during this season.

For the best hotel rates of the year, you want to visit Clive in the winter. Just keep in mind that to take advantage of these low prices, you'll have to deal with cold temperatures and snow. December through February in Clive sees average highs in the 30s and lows that can sometimes dip into the negatives. Additionally, each month sees between seven and nine inches of snow. Luckily, plenty of indoor attractions stay open in winter, so you'll still find things to do during your visit.

If you're planning a visit to Clive from March to May, you'll experience pleasant and mild temperatures. Average highs in March start out in the upper 40s, but by May they'll get up into the low 70s. The area sees frequent thunderstorms during this season, so be sure to pack a raincoat. While hotels will slowly start to raise prices as it gets later in spring, you won't start seeing high summer prices until the end of May.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Clive, IA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Clive

Clive, IA: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below are 3 charts illustrating avg. price trends by star rating class in Clive, IA. Browse these illustrations to determine the least expensive months to stay in Clive throughout the year.

Luxury Hotel Options in Clive, IA

4 Star Average Prices: $123.73

For a memorable stay with some of the top amenities available, consider one of the more luxurious hotel options near Clive. Hotel Renovo is just a mile north of the heart of Clive and offers modern farmhouse boutique decor. The beautiful rooms feature cotton Villa di Lusso bedding, Carrera marble floor tile and vanities in the bathroom, and a state-of-the-art technology system that includes a 37-inch LCD television and free high-speed wireless internet access. When you want to unwind, the lobby bar has an excellent selection of cocktails and fresh bites for dinner.

Staybridge Suites West Des Moines is an all-suite hotel that's 2 miles from Clive and 14 miles from the Des Moines International Airport. Every one-bedroom suite comes with a fully equipped kitchen that includes a full-size refrigerator, dishwasher, toaster, microwave oven, pots, plates, glassware, and utensils. You'll also enjoy a flat-screen television, free wireless internet access, and separate living area. You can start each morning with the complimentary breakfast buffet, keep up your daily workout routine at the fitness center, and go for a swim in the indoor heated pool.

Affordable Hotel Options in Clive, IA

3 Star Average Prices: $122.43

There are several affordable hotel options in Clive for times when you're looking for a budget-friendly stay in the area. A stay at Days Inn Des Moines-West Clive puts you nine miles from downtown Des Moines and just a mile from the Living History Farms. At this family-friendly hotel, kids stay free when they share a room with an adult. You'll enjoy comfortable rooms that offer free wireless internet access, coffee makers, and televisions with cable channels. The hotel also provides free continental breakfast in the morning, a heated outdoor pool, and a business center.

If you're interested in learning more about the Underground Railroad exhibits at the Jordan House, a stay at Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Des Moines West, IA puts you just 5 miles from the museum. If you need to get some work done during your stay, the laid-back rooms come with desks and free wireless internet access. For relaxation, you'll find a 32-inch flat-screen television with expanded cable channels. Start your morning with the complimentary breakfast buffet or a quick workout in the fitness center. You can also take advantage of the indoor pool, guest laundry, business center, and free parking.

Super 8 Clive/W Des Moines is conveniently located near Interstates 80, 35, and 235, giving you easy access to many attractions around the area. Every room comes with free wireless internet access, a flat-screen television, coffee maker, mini fridge, and microwave. The relaxed dining room serves a complimentary continental breakfast each morning, and the hotel also offers a fitness center, guest laundry, and free parking. If you're traveling with your four-legged family members, you'll be happy to know this is also a pet-friendly hotel.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Clive

2 Star Average Prices: $84.80

2 Star Hotel Prices in Clive

Where are the real discounts in Clive

If you're interested in saving some money during your trip to Clive, there are several hotels in the area that offer good discounts for a variety of travelers. At Courtyard Des Moines West/Clive, AAA and CAA members can use their membership to enjoy savings on room rates, spa treatments, and more. The hotel also has special offers and rates for qualified government employees and members of the military. Finally, for seniors 62 years and older, Courtyard provides savings on room rates of up 15 percent.

Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn & Suites also has plenty of discounts for travelers looking to save money. If you're a member of AARP or 55 years and older, you can take advantage of a discount of 10 percent or more off the best available rate. Additionally, AAA and CAA members can also enjoy 10 percent or more off room rates.

To thank members of the military for their service, the hotel offers special rates for current and retired personnel. Even if you don't qualify for any of these savings, you'll always be able to enjoy the complimentary hot breakfast and free wireless internet access at the hotel.

Best Value Options in Clive, IA

The value option hotels in Clive offer amenities to help make your stay feel more like home. La Quinta Inn & Suites Des Moines West Clive is conveniently located just off Interstates 35 and 80. Inside the comfortable rooms you'll find coffee makers, pillow top mattresses, free wireless internet access, and flat-screen televisions with high-definition channels. Upgraded rooms also include a mini fridge and microwave. Before you head out and explore nearby attractions like Living History Farms and Des Moines Botanical Garden, make sure you fuel up with the complimentary continental breakfast.

Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel offers a convenient 12-mile drive to the Des Moines International Airport. The modern rooms come with 32-inch flat-screen televisions, coffee makers, and desks. Upgrade to a Club Lounge room and you'll also enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast and free wireless internet access. The hotel provides a free airport shuttle, indoor pool, 24-hour fitness center, and business center. When you're hungry, Park Place Restaurant serves a traditional breakfast, and Waterfall Grille Restaurant & Lounge offers American cuisine for lunch and dinner.

A stay at Sterling Hotel & Suites puts you a mile from Living History Farms and Campbell Recreation Area. The spacious suites include fully equipped kitchens, free wireless internet access, flat-screen televisions, fireplaces, and separate living areas. Upgrade to the two-level penthouse and you'll enjoy a loft and vaulted ceiling as well. There's a complimentary hot and cold breakfast buffet served in the lobby, seasonal outdoor pool, free access to a nearby fitness center, and 24-hour guest laundry facility.

Things to Do in Clive, IA

If you're looking for something to do in Clive, consider heading outside and exploring the 11.3 miles of the Greenbelt Park and Trail system. There are seven trailheads around Clive you can use to get access to these paved trails, and they're open to walking, running, bicycling, and rollerblading. The trail also connects several of the area's parks, including Karp Park and Clive Aquatic Center.

If you're interested in learning more about agricultural history in Iowa, head just north of Clive to Urbandale for the Living History Farms. This 500-acre open-air museum demonstrates what life was like for pioneers of the area. You can discover how people cooked with cast iron over an open flame, watch presenters make candles and spin wool, and see an ox pull a plow through a field planted with potatoes, corn, and wheat.

No matter what you're interested in doing when you visit Clive, you find hotels that range from luxurious suites to budget-friendly rooms to help make your stay as comfortable and relaxing as possible.

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