Hotel Fort Des Moines

1000 Walnut St ;, Des Moines, United States, 50309  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Fort Des Moines

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 10 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Elevator
Meeting facilities

Business center

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Overview

The grand 3-star Hotel Fort Des Moines is a great place to stay in Des Moines. Residing in an 11-story building, the hotel was opened in 1919 and renovated in 2005.

The hotel is approximately 10 minutes' walk from Principal Park, Court Avenue and Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden. 147 km to Waterloo.

Valley Junction is 6.8 km from the hotel and State Historical Museum is 1.9 km away.

There is Seattle-Tacoma International airport at a 2355 km distance.

Rooms

The property comprises of non-smoking rooms appointed with a writing desk, an iron with ironing board, coffee/tea makers, climate control and free Wi-Fi. They also have a fridge and a microwave available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A variety of dishes are served in Django Restaurant and Raccoon River Brewing Company, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Hotel Fort Des Moines features such facilities as a lift and a gift shop.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 10 per day.

Number of floors:   11.  Number of rooms:   244.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Elevator

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Room facilities

  • Tea and coffee facilities

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1000 Walnut St ;, Des Moines, United States, 50309

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Airports
  • Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA)
    2350.4 km
  • Boeing Field/King County International Airport (BFI)
    2351.7 km
Restaurants
  • Centro Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
    130 m
  • Django Restaurant (cuisine: French)
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    244

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: King-size bed
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      Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Fort Des Moines Des Moines location
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        Hotel Address:

        1000 Walnut St ;, Des Moines, United States, 50309

        Get directions
        Airports
        • Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA)
          2350.4 km
        • Boeing Field/King County International Airport (BFI)
          2351.7 km
        Restaurants
        • Centro Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
          130 m
        • Django Restaurant (cuisine: French)
          60 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          11
        • Number of rooms:
          244

        Hotel Fort Des Moines Location

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        Local attractions

        • Terrace Hill - 1.6 km
          2300 Grand Ave., Des Moines
        • State Historical Museum - 1.9 km
          600 E. Locust St., Des Moines
        • Salisbury House - 3.6 km
          4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines
        • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden - 1.7 km
          909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines
        • Capitol Building - 2.1 km
          East 9th & Grand Ave, Des Moines

        Near the hotel

        • Science Center of Iowa - 740 m
          401 W Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Des Moines
        • Iowa Hall of Pride - 910 m
          330 Park Street, Des Moines
        • Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden - 790 m
          Des Moines, IA

        Restaurants nearby

        • Centro Restaurant - 130 m

          Address: 1003 Locust St
          Phone: (515) 248-1780

          78% likes this, based on 251 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 24

        • Raccoon River Brewing Company - 60 m

          Address: 200 10th Street
          Phone: 515-362-5222

          61% likes this, based on 74 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 9 - GBP 17

        • Starbucks - 130 m

          Address: 1013 Locust St
          Phone: (515) 280-8200

          71% likes this, based on 10 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 17

        • Django Restaurant - 60 m

          Address: 210 10th St
          Phone: 515-288-0268

          73% likes this, based on 96 reviews
          Cuisine: French
          Price Range: GBP 17 - GBP 32

        • South Union Bread Cafe - 130 m

          Address: 1007 Locust St
          Phone: 515-248-1782

          76% likes this, based on 37 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 8

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          11
        • Number of rooms:
          244
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        Hotel Fort Des Moines Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Fort Des Moines

        Average guest rating

        6.2out of 10
        Good
        Based on 11 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        5.4
        Value
        6.5
        Service
        7.0
        Location
        9.0

        Guest reviews

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel Fort Des Moines Des Moines location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          1000 Walnut St ;, Des Moines, United States, 50309

          Get directions
          Airports
          • Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA)
            2350.4 km
          • Boeing Field/King County International Airport (BFI)
            2351.7 km
          Restaurants
          • Centro Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
            130 m
          • Django Restaurant (cuisine: French)
            60 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of floors:
            11
          • Number of rooms:
            244