Ames hotels

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Ames, IA
Wed 9/22
Thu 9/23

Good to know

Low season

JuneCheapest month to stay with an average 45% drop in price.

High season

SeptemberMost expensive month to stay with an average 20% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$101Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$181Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Ames hotels

Most recommended Ames hotels

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Gateway Hotel and Conference Center - Ames - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ames - Ames - Lobby
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Red Roof Inn Ames - Ames - Bedroom
Red Roof Inn Ames - Ames - Bedroom
Red Roof Inn Ames
7.6 Good
$64+
$64+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hilton Garden Inn Ames - Ames - Lobby
Hilton Garden Inn Ames - Ames - Lobby
Hilton Garden Inn Ames
8 Excellent
$140+
$140+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Super 8 by Wyndham Ames - Ames - Bedroom
Super 8 by Wyndham Ames - Ames - Bedroom
$62+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames - Ames - Living room
GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames - Ames - Living room
$138+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Hampton Inn & Suites Ames - Ames - Lobby
Hampton Inn & Suites Ames - Ames - Lobby
Hampton Inn & Suites Ames
8.9 Excellent
$126+
$126+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
AmericInn by Wyndham Ames - Ames - Pool
AmericInn by Wyndham Ames - Ames - Pool
AmericInn by Wyndham Ames
8.2 Excellent
$88+
$88+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Econo Lodge Ames - Ames - Living room
Econo Lodge Ames - Ames - Living room
Econo Lodge Ames
7.4 Good
$57+
$57+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly

How much is a Ames hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Ames

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Top tips for finding perfect 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 accommodations in Ames in June and December.
  • 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 Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Ames accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Ames found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $62, while the most expensive was $392.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Ames for 2 days.
  • 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

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Ames. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Radisson Hotel Ames Conference Center At Isu, AmericInn by Wyndham Ames and Gateway Hotel and Conference Center are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Iowa State University.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

Where to stay in Ames?

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