Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moin - Des Moines

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

 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Aqua park

Water slides

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Overview

The comfortable Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moin offers non-smoking guest rooms close to Salisbury House, Iowa Gold Star Museum and Des Moines Art Center. The hotel opened its doors in 1975 and was remodeled in 2009.

The city center is 10 km away from the hotel. You can find Polk County Convention Complex at Iowa Events Center, Valley Junction and Saylorville lake only 5.5 km from the property.

The hotel boasts close proximity to a racetrack, an amusement park and casinos.

Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moin is within a 15-minute drive to Des Moines International airport.

Rooms

This property counts 166 guestrooms featuring Double Room and Suite. Many guestrooms offer views of Adventureland Amusement Park. All bathrooms are appointed with complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can relax in the poolside bar serving tropical drinks.

Services

Boats are available for rent at Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moin.

Relax

Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moin provides a game room and cribs for children. The hotel offers a fitness room and a gym to ensure active guests' pastime.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   166.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 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

  • Laundry
  • Wake up service

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
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • 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
    9.4km
Airports
  • Des Moines International (DSM)
    13.4km
Restaurants
  • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
    170 m
  • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American, Family Fare)
    210 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    166

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: King Size bed or Queen Size bed or 2 Queen Size beds
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Room facilities
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    Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or 1 King and 2 Queen beds or King Size bed
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moin - 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
        9.4km
      Airports
      • Des Moines International (DSM)
        13.4km
      Restaurants
      • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
        170 m
      • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American, Family Fare)
        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 Moin Location

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      What's nearby

      Shopping areas

      • Merle Hay Mall - 2.1km

      Amusement

      • Lazer X - 2.3km

      Universities, Institutes

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

      Medical care and Hospitals

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

      Local Attractions

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

      • 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, Family Fare

      • Perkins Restaurant & Bakery - 750 m

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

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

      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 Moin Reviews

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

      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

      Individual guest reviews

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moin - 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
          9.4km
        Airports
        • Des Moines International (DSM)
          13.4km
        Restaurants
        • Daytona's All Sports Cafe (cuisine: American)
          170 m
        • Bennigans Grille & Tavern (cuisine: American, Family Fare)
          210 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          166