Nothing says convenience like getting from A to B with just a short drive.
If you're heading into Iowa and seeking lodging near the Des
Moines airport, you're in luck. There is plenty of choices when it comes
to Des Moines airport hotels, from budget to luxury and everything in between.
Des Moines airport accommodation
is ideal for business travelers, or anyone arriving and departing in a short
period of time. Most airport hotels are located near many city attractions
making sightseeing a conducive option even if you're pressed for time.
For almost a century, Hotel Fort Des Moines has operated as one of the leading Des Moines airport hotels. This landmark hotel offers guests a wide range of excellent services including onsite dining, meeting, and convention space, business services and onsite catering for special events. From Mae West to Richard Nixon to Charles Lindbergh, this Des Moines airport accommodation choice has hosted an impressive list of prominent guests. Hotel Fort's rooms and suites provide many comforts of home as well as luxurious spa, a massive indoor pool, a fitness room and a relaxing whirlpool. Hotel Fort Des Moines is on the National Register of Historic Places and is also incorporated into the convenient Des Moines skywalk system.
The Best Western is a fantastic option when looking for affordable choices in Des Moines airport accommodation. Offering complimentary airport transportation, complimentary breakfast, a fitness center, and more. Services provided by the Best Western ensure guests enjoy a relaxing and hassle free stay. One hundred forty guest rooms are all equipped with comfortable beds, complimentary high speed internet, refrigerators, microwaves, and hot tubs in some rooms. The heated indoor pool offers an area to unwind and leave your busy day behind you while the full-service onsite restaurant and bar offer great food, a wide array of cocktails, and nine big screen TVs. This budget-friendly choice in lodging near the Des Moines airport is located less than two miles from Des Moines International making getting there and away a snap.
Lodging near the Des Moines Airport doesn't mean you have to miss out on walking
to city attractions. Blank Park Zoo, the Iowa State Fair, the Civic Center,
and the Des Moines Art Center are all located within easy walking distance of
the Radisson Airport Hotel. Within driving distance, beautiful Altoona,
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
City, and West Branch, home to the Herbert
Hoover Presidential Museum, offer a wealth of day trip possibilities. Situated
close to the historic Valley Junction, shopping becomes an exciting adventure
full of unexpected possibilities. Onsite dining, expansive meeting areas, shuttle
service, and a fitness center are a few of the available amenities and services.
Other attractions near this and other Des Moines airport hotels include the
State Historical Museum and Terrace Hill, the governor's mansion, where architecture
and history take the lead. Iowa
tours of the mansion are on of the top things
to do in the area.
There are scores of airports located within a few miles of Des Moines International Airport offering superior services and amenities rivaling any Des Moines hotels in the inner city. For visitors who don't need extremely quick access between their hotel and the airport, inner city hotels throughout Des Moines are roughly a twenty-minute drive offering fast access with a host of attractions within walking distance.