Hotel Accommodations in the Des Moines Area

There are numerous hotels available in the Des Moines area. Below are a few options located downtown (close to campus), near the airport and west of Des Moines. Some hotels offer shuttle service to DMU, but you must inquire with the hotel directly.

Interviewing at DMU? Some hotels may offer a discount (based on availability). Mention it to your hotel to see if a discount may be available.

Hotels

Des Moines Marriott – Downtown
700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-245-5500

  • May offer discounted rates
  • Airport shuttle service
  • Restaurant and lounge
  • Health club and indoor pool

Hyatt Place Des Moines
418 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-282-5555 or 888-591-1234

  • Airport shuttle service
  • Complimentary shuttle service to Des Moines University
  • Complimentary Hot American & Continental Breakfast
  • Fitness Center & Indoor Pool
  • DMU Discounted Rate (mention Des Moines University Corporate Rate)

Renaissance Savery Hotel – Downtown
401 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
800-514-4706

  • Airport shuttle service
  • Restaurant and lounge
  • DMU discount on standard rooms (based on availability)

Hampton Inn – near Airport
5001 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
515-287-7300

  • Airport shuttle service
  • Continental breakfast
  • Several restaurants within short walking distance
  • Free wireless internet

Holiday Inn – near Airport
6111 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
515-287-2400

  • Airport shuttle service
  • Complimentary shuttle to DMU (M-F)
  • Free wireless internet
  • Restaurant and lounge

Holiday Inn Downtown
1050 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314

  • Airport shuttle service
  • Fitness Center & Indoor Pool
  • Restaurant and lounge
  • DMU Discounted Rate (based on availability) 

Wildwood Lodge

11431 Forest Avenue
Clive, IA 50325
515-222-9876 or 800-728-1223

  • Deluxe continental breakfast
  • Located off I-80/I-35, may be convenient for travelers driving in from the west

DoubleTree by Hilton – near Airport
6800 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321
515-285-7777

  • DMU discount on standard rooms (based on availability)
  • Restaurant and bar
  • Fitness room and pool
  • Located just south of the Airport

Taxi services

Capitol Cab Company
515-282-8111

City Cab
515-279-5555

Freedom TaxiCab
515-289-9800

United Cab
515-277-7784

Yellow Cab
515-243-1111