Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

ex. Holiday Inn Merle Hay

5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322  show map
 2 stars
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Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Aqua park

Water slides

 Breakfast

Overview

Situated near a racetrack, an amusement park and casinos, this business hotel comprises 166 rooms and offers a swimming pool, water slides and an aqua park. The hotel opened its doors in 1975 and was remodeled in 2009.

Salisbury House, Iowa Gold Star Museum and Des Moines Art Center along with meadows are set close to the hotel. Guests can get to Des Moines city center, which is 10 km away.

Des Moines International airport can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines.

Rooms

The property comprises of non-smoking rooms, including Pool Side Guest Room, Pool Side Suite and Suite appointed with ironing facilities, a safe, individual climate control, flat-screen TV and a sofa. Some rooms come with a view of Adventureland Amusement Park. They feature bathrooms with complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can relax in the poolside bar serving tropical drinks. Daytona's All Sports Cafe offers american meals and lies within 200 meters of the property.

Services

Along with a souvenir shop, an elevator and free parking there are a catering service, a meeting room and a business center available on the premises.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include a game room and cribs. The hotel offers a fitness room and a gym to keep active guests fit.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   166.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Water slides
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Aqua park

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322

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City Center
  • Des Moines
    9.4 km
Airports
  • Des Moines International (DSM)
    13.4 km
Restaurants
  • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
    170 m
  • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American)
    210 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    166

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Des Moines location
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          Hotel Address:

          5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Des Moines
            9.4 km
          Airports
          • Des Moines International (DSM)
            13.4 km
          Restaurants
          • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
            170 m
          • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American)
            210 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            166

          Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Location

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          What's nearby

          Shopping areas

          • Merle Hay Mall - 2.1 km

          Amusement

          • Lazer X - 2.3 km

          Universities, Institutes

          • American Reading Academy - 800 m
          • La'james College-Hairstyling - 4.0 km

          Medical care and Hospitals

          • Va Central Iowa Hlth Care Syst - 4.2 km
          • Des Moines VA Medical Center - 4.2 km

          Local attractions

          • Iowa Gold Star Museum - 4.3 km
            7700 Northwest Beaver Drive, Johnston
          • Pappajohn Sculpture Park - 7.5 km
            1400 Grand Ave, Des Moines
          • Salisbury House - 8.3 km
            4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines
          • Saylorville lake - 5.4 km
            5600 NW 78th Avenue, Johnston
          • Des Moines Art Center - 7.5 km
            4700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines

          Restaurants nearby

          • Daytona's All Sports Cafe - 170 m

            Address: 4875 Merle Hay
            Phone: 515.331.0996

            74% likes this, based on 15 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          • Pagliai's Pizza - 700 m

            Address: 5312 Merle Hay Rd
            Phone: 515-253-9800

            75% likes this, based on 24 reviews

          • Bandit Burrito - 790 m

            Address: 5340 Merle Hay Rd
            Phone: (515) 254-9999

            91% likes this, based on 11 reviews
            Cuisine: Mexican

          • Bennigans Grille & Tavern - 210 m

            Address: 4800 Merle Hay Rd
            Phone: 515-276-7777

            59% likes this, based on 55 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          • Perkins Restaurant & Bakery - 750 m

            Address: 4601 Merle Hay Rd
            Phone: (515) 278-0468

            64% likes this, based on 38 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            166
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          Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

          Average guest rating

          6.8out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 25 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Rooms
          8.7
          Value
          8.9
          Service
          7.9
          Location
          9.5

          Guest reviews

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines Des Moines location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, United States, 50322

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Des Moines
              9.4 km
            Airports
            • Des Moines International (DSM)
              13.4 km
            Restaurants
            • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
              170 m
            • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American)
              210 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              166