Econo Lodge Urbandale Northwest Des Moines

10841 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322 US near Exit 126 on I-35 (~0.5mi)
View Map Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Property Near Living History Farms
Choice Hotels Announces Commitment To Clean Initiative: Guests may experience a growing variety of new and improved protocols, products and communications, some of which are already in place, to promote health and safety, including; Heightened cleaning protocols for high-traffic areas, Changes in breakfast offerings, Housekeeping "on-demand" option, Hand sanitizing stations, Enhancements to help facilitate contactless check-in and check-out, Personal protective equipment for hotel staff Read More
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  • Free breakfast
  • Swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Free self parking
  • Free continental breakfast
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09/28/2022 - 09/29/2022
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Verified Reviews of Econo Lodge Urbandale Northwest Des Moines

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Will not stay here again."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Smelled of stale smoke. The bathroom door wouldn’t shut and the tub surround was nasty.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Jul-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jul 06 to Thu Jul 07 2022 at a $71.99 average nightly rate.
"Did not reapect reservation."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Made reservation for ground floor room no stairs in motel and disabled person arrived at check in time of 3pm no rooms ready. No ground floor rooms availble. Had to Wait for 30 more minutes. Con breakfast a joke. Only cereal and waterdowned juice.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
03-May-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Apr 30 to Sun May 01 2022 at a $93.99 average nightly rate.

Property Description

Located in Urbandale, Econo Lodge Urbandale-Northwest Des Moines is within a 5-minute drive of Pump It Up and Greenbelt Trail. This motel is 14.8 mi (23.8 km) from Iowa State Fairgrounds and 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from Jordan Creek Town Center.

Take advantage of the motel's 24-hour room service. A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Make yourself at home in one of the 59 guestrooms featuring microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Pump It Up - 2 km / 1.3 mi
Greenbelt Trail - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Living History Farms - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Clive Aquatic Center - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Valley West Mall - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Mercy Medical Center West Lakes - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Buccaneer Arena - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Merle Hay Mall - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
UnityPoint Health - Methodist West Hospital - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
M2B Raceway - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Pole Position Raceway - 7.5 km / 4.6 mi
IHS-Iowa Health Systems - 7.5 km / 4.6 mi
MercyOne Mills Civic Express Care - 9.6 km / 6 mi
West Glen Town Center - 9.8 km / 6.1 mi

The preferred airport for Econo Lodge Urbandale-Northwest Des Moines is Des Moines International Airport (DSM) - 27.7 km / 17.2 mi

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, a 24-hour front desk, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including a spa tub and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Green Sustainability

All CFL bulbs

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Free breakfast
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Number of spa tubs - 1
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Total number of rooms - 59
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Professional property host/manager
  • No elevators
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Internet access in public areas - high speed
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Free self parking
  • Computer station
  • Free continental breakfast
  • 24-hour business center

Airport & Shuttle Information

Des Moines Airport ( 15 miles )

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free continental breakfast

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Pet maximum weight in lb is 100

Maximum number of pets per room 2

Pet maximum weight in kg is 45

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Only dogs are allowed

Pets allowed

$15 per pet per night. Max 2 pets allowed in 1 room.Less than 50 poubds.

Parking Info

Free parking

Internet / WiFI

Free Wi/fi

Misc Fees / Policies

  • Pet fee: USD 15.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • The seasonal pool will be open from June to August.
  • Pool access available from 7 AM to 9 PM.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice).
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 72 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Masks are compulsory at the property

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Choice)

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

About Econo Lodge

  • Easy Starts continental breakfast
  • Offer special promotions and advance purchase deals
  • Free high-speed internet and premium movie channel
  • Convenient locations close to major roads and highways

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