Hotel Fort Des Moines
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Lonely Planet review
Everyone from Mae West to JFK has spent the night in this locally owned old-school hotel. It retains its 1917 elegance and the 204 rooms spread across 11 floors are well equipped.
Our independent authors have visited Hotel Fort Des Moines and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Des Moines.
Services & facilities
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Room service
- Express check-out
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- Airport transportation (complimentary)
- Air conditioning
- Smoke-free property
- Fitness facilities
- Free Wi-Fi
Description provided by property
A stay at Hotel Fort Des Moines places you in the heart of Des Moines, walking distance from Des Moines Public Library and 801 Grand. This hotel is within close proximity of Pappajohn Sculpture Park and Ruan Center.
Make yourself at home in one of the 244 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a fitness center, or other amenities including gift shops/newsstands and wedding services. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle.
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves lunch and dinner, or grab a snack at a coffee shop/cafÃ©. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and an elevator (lift). A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided at no charge.
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