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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ames - Ames - Lobby
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
AmericInn by Wyndham Ames - Ames - Patio
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Red Roof Inn Ames
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Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Free Wi-Fi
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Top tips for finding Ames hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Ames, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Ames in December and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Ames if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 58 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Ames hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Ames found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $86, while the most expensive was $776.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Ames for 2 days.
  • To enjoy room service from the comfort of your bed, consider booking a room at Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Ames, IA. They provide guests with 24-hour room service as well as a host of other amenities such as a business center, fitness center, and indoor pool among others.
  • If you’re looking to keep fit even while on the road in Ames, SpringHill Suites by Marriott Ames is a great option. They have a well-equipped fitness center boasting treadmills, weights, and all the gym equipment you need for your workout routine.
  • When coming to Ames for business, Courtyard by Marriott Ames would be a good hotel to consider staying at. With its business center that features wireless internet as well as fax and photocopying services, they have everything you need for a good working environment.
  • Anyone traveling with their pet should consider staying at Hampton Inn and Suites Ames, IA. They are one of the hotels in the area that allow guests to check in with pets although you should be prepared to pay a small surcharge.
  • Golf enthusiasts should consider booking a room at Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites whenever they’re traveling to Ames. The hotel has a wide range of activities available to guests including golf which is less than a five-minute walk away from the hotel.
  • Out for a business assignment? Lodge in a hotel with top-notch business facilities, such as the Radisson Hotel Ames Conference Center At Isu. This hotel has a business center, meeting/banquet facilities, and upscale conference rooms suitable for any business event. You'll also have access to a safety box to keep your important items.
  • Suppose you want to lodge in a hotel with enhanced accessibility. In this case, it is wise to stay in Red Roof Inn Ames. This property has simplifying facilities such as a roll-in shower, lowered sink, adapted bath, and toilet with grab rails. The property is entirely wheelchair enabled, and you can also use the elevator to access upper rooms.
  • Out for a pampered getaway? Consider checking into a hotel with upscale spa and wellness amenities, such as the GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames, for a perfect treat. This property has a soothing heated pool, a relaxing sauna to clean and refresh your body effectively, and a calming hot tub for a loosened-up vacation.
  • Any golf enthusiast will be thrilled to lodge in a hotel that prioritizes golfing as a significant item on visitors’ to-do lists, such as Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames. This property has a high-end business center that may come in handy after landing a potential business prospect at the golf course. You'll also have access to dependable meeting/banquet facilities and a soothing indoor pool after a tiresome golf game.
  • Any newlyweds will be excited to know of a lodge lavish enough for an intimate honeymoon, such as the Courtyard by Marriott Ames. At your visit, you'll enjoy relaxing in a rare saltwater pool while sipping heavenly cocktails from the restaurant. This intimate lodge serves tasty delicacies, and if you prefer eating in your room, your order will be delivered within minutes.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Ames

  • Are there any budget-friendly hotels in Ames?

    If you’re traveling on a budget, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ames is a good option to consider. On top of their competitive prices, they offer complimentary breakfast as well as a host of other free services that include parking, laundry, and toiletries.

  • Which hotels in Ames have the best accessibility amenities?

    When booking a hotel for someone with limited mobility, it is always good to get one that is accessible. Comfort Inn and Suites Ames near ISU Campus is a good example of such a hotel. They have an entire unit located on the ground floor and the upper floors are wheelchair accessible through elevators. In addition, the rooms have a roll-in shower plus a toilet with grab rails.

  • Are there any hotels in Ames with great dining options?

    If you’re looking for a hotel that offers a wide range of dining options, Gateway Hotel and Conference Center is one worth checking out. With their location off Green Hills Drive, you’ll be within proximity of a host of restaurants and diners serving an assorted range of cuisines. Additionally, the hotel also has an in-house restaurant with a bar and lounge.

  • Does Ames have any good family-friendly hotels?

    When traveling with the family, it is always important to make sure that you book a family-friendly hotel for the kids. You need a hotel that has all the right amenities to ensure that the whole family has a good time. Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Ames is such a hotel. They have large spacious rooms for the entire family, and you can even request a crib if you need one.

  • Where to stay looking for a hotel near convenient public transport?

    If you wish to use the bus services during your visit, consider booking a shelter along Mortensen Road, as near-all bus stops are stretched on this road. Staying at Sleep Inn and Suites Ames near ISU Campus will give you access to Mortensen Road at Poe Avenue Westbound bus stop in just a 2-minute walk. At the hotel, you'll appreciate top-notch facilities such as an executive business center, a posh indoor pool, and complimentary parking.

  • Where should I go looking to stay with my kids?

    If you are visiting with your children, it is wise to lodge in a hotel with kid-friendly facilities, such as the Quality Inn & Suites Starlite Village Conference Center. This charming property has comfortable family rooms, cribs, and children's television networks, and complimentary breakfast as a boost for a family-fun vacation.

  • Where to stayooking to stay in a particularly scenic part of the area?

    Reiman Gardens is the most eye-catching area in Ames, Iowa. It is a collection of beautiful gardens, artistry, and a charming butterfly enclosure. To access this gem in just a 4-minute drive, consider lodging at Gateway Hotel and Conference Center, a property with top-rated facilities such as a relaxing outdoor pool, a state-of-the-art gym, and complimentary Wi-Fi.

  • Where should I go trying to avoid walking too far for dining options?

    Almost all eateries with menus such as American delicacies, tasty seafood, and your favorite take-out are spread along S Duff Avenue. For easy foot access to the eateries, consider lodging at GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames, a great property with upscale amenities like a restaurant, a soothing indoor pool, and complimentary parking.

  • What are the best hotels near Iowa State University?

    Gateway Hotel and Conference Center, Sleep Inn and Suites Ames near ISU Campus and Radisson Hotel Ames Conference Center At Isu are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Iowa State University.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Ames?

    KAYAK users have found double rooms in Ames for as cheap as $50 in the last 3 days. The average price is $159.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Ames?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Ames with free breakfast or free parking. Top-rated options with free free breakfast in Ames include Staybridge Suites Ames, An IHG Hotel and TownePlace Suites by Marriott Ames, while popular hotels with free parking in Ames include Quality Inn & Suites Ames Conference Center Near Isu Campus and Gateway Hotel and Conference Center.

  • Which amenities do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Ames?

    The most sought-after amenities KAYAK users looked for in their hotel in Ames are: pool and pet friendly.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Ames?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Ames districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Ames city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Ames hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Ames that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ames, AmericInn by Wyndham Ames and Gateway Hotel and Conference Center.

Where to stay in Ames?

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