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Hyatt Place Altoona / des Moines

480 Bass Pro Dr NW, Des Moines, IA 50009 US near Exit 141 on I-80 (~0.6mi)
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3.0 Star Property Near Outlets of Des Moines
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4.0/5

Based on 150 guest reviews

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  • Pool hoist on site
  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free breakfast
  • Smoke-free property
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12/07/2022 - 12/08/2022
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96
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Summary of 103 reviews

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Rated 96/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Excellent hotel. Close to restaurants, bars and shopping areas. Great rooms and fantastic service. Awesome vibe.

Service

98/100
27 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Cleanliness

97/100
26 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

Amenities

96/100
17 reviews

New facilities.

Location

94/100
18 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

Vibe

94/100
13 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel.

Room

84/100
28 reviews

Rooms are spacious and tidy and beds are alright.

Comfort

77/100
15 reviews

Spacious, comfortable room with acceptable beds.

Breakfast

74/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Rated 91/100 based on reviews from families.

Nice building. Great room.

Service

98/100
13 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

96/100
16 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

Amenities

95/100
9 reviews

Nice building.

Location

94/100
7 reviews

Great location.

Vibe

93/100
7 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel.

Room

81/100
17 reviews

Rooms are tidy, with decent beds.

Breakfast

72/100
11 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Rated 94/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Excellent hotel. Close to restaurants, bars and shopping areas. Great rooms and fantastic service. Awesome vibe.

Service

98/100
27 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Cleanliness

97/100
26 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

Amenities

96/100
17 reviews

New facilities.

Location

94/100
18 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

Vibe

94/100
13 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel.

Room

84/100
28 reviews

Rooms are spacious and tidy and beds are alright.

Comfort

77/100
15 reviews

Spacious, comfortable room with acceptable beds.

Breakfast

74/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Rated 91/100 based on reviews from families.

Nice building. Great room.

Service

98/100
13 reviews

Friendly service.

Cleanliness

96/100
16 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

Amenities

95/100
9 reviews

Nice building.

Location

94/100
7 reviews

Great location.

Vibe

93/100
7 reviews

Awesome vibe. Modern Hotel.

Room

81/100
17 reviews

Rooms are tidy, with decent beds.

Breakfast

72/100
11 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

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Property Description

Located in Des Moines, Hyatt Place Altoona/Des Moines is on a lake, just a 3-minute walk from Outlets of Des Moines and a 4-minute drive from Adventureland. This hotel is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino and 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from Iowa State Fairgrounds.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's coffee shop/cafe. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9:00 AM.

Make yourself at home in one of the 112 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Digital television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Outlets of Des Moines - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Adventureland - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Grand View Golf Course - 6.4 km / 4 mi
Sky Glider East - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Iowa State Fairgrounds - 9.9 km / 6.2 mi
Copper Creek Golf Course - 10 km / 6.2 mi
Sleepy Hollow Sports Park - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
Iowa State Capitol Building - 11.5 km / 7.2 mi
UnityPoint Health - Iowa Lutheran Hospital - 12 km / 7.5 mi
State Historical Society of Iowa Museum - 12.5 km / 7.8 mi
Margo Frankel Woods State Park - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
World Food Prize Hall of Laureates - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Toad Valley Golf Course - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Woodland Hills Golf Course - 13 km / 8.1 mi

The nearest major airport is Des Moines International Airport (DSM) - 31.4 km / 19.5 mi

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities. This hotel has 2 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.

Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and a picnic area.

Amenities you and your pet will enjoy

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 12:00 PM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 21
  • Casino nearby
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Picnic area
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Year Built - 2020
  • Total number of rooms - 112
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Accessible bathroom
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Walkway to water
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Free breakfast
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Smoke-free property
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Free self parking
  • Terrace
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • 24-hour business center

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Pet maximum weight in lb is 60

Maximum number of pets per room 2

Pet maximum weight in kg is 27

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets cannot be left unattended

Only dogs are allowed

Pets allowed

Misc Fees / Policies

  • Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per day
  • 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.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 15.00 per accommodation, per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • 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.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of GBAC STAR (Hyatt).

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

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

Cashless transactions are available

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines GBAC STAR (Hyatt)

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

About Hyatt Place

  • Known as a business and airport hotel with a casual atmosphere
  • Spacious guestrooms with luxury bath and skin care amenities
  • Free Wi-Fi and remote printing everywhere in the hotel
  • Improved Elevated Breakfast complimentary to World of Hyatt Members
  • Indulge in some coffee or hit up the Cocktails Bar
  • 24/7 Gallery menu and market offers a wide selection of appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, sweets at any time of the night or day
  • The Gallery is a place where friends and family can gather for social hour
  • Forget something? Hyatt Place also has nail polish, a universal cell phone charger, toothpaste, and plenty more that you can purchase, borrow, or simply enjoy at no expense

The Hyatt Place highlights above are subject to change without notice.