Des Moines Marriott Downtown  2 stars

700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, United States, 50309  show mapSave
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The central Marriott Des Moines offers air-conditioned accommodation located close to Capitol Building, State Historical Museum and Terrace Hill.

4th Street, Polk County Convention Complex at Iowa Events Center and Hoyt Sherman Place are 5 minutes away. The venue is located 6km from SeaTac.

The hotel boasts close proximity to taverns, golf courses and a zoo.

Fast access to Worland airport within 1200km is provided.


They provide bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, a bathtub and a shower.


Coffee can be savored in the lounge bar.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 


Guests can take advantage of a business center and internet access and make use of concierge service and room service provided on-site.


Leisure facilities feature a library, an indoor swimming pool and a golf course. The on-site fitness center features a jogging trail and fitness classes.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms and the rate is USD 9.95 per day

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 20 per day.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of floors   33.  Number of rooms   417.

City Center Des Moines - 2300 ft
Airports Des Moines International (DSM) - 4.0 mi
Restaurants Rock River Grill & Tavern (cuisine: American) - 100 ft, Gazali's - 300 ft
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  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • ATM/cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Concierge desk
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Free transportation
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/beauty Shop
  • Vending Machines
  • Hairdresser
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Housekeeping
  • Wedding Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Hot tub
Room view
  • City view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Cable TV
  • LCD TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone



from  4 pm


until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Size: 315 sq. feet
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    Size: 315 sq. feet
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      Des Moines Marriott Downtown LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions
      • Sherman Hill
        3700 ft
      • Des Moines Metropolitan Transit
        4000 ft
      Popular areas
      • City Center
        2000 ft
      Convention centers
      • Pizza Palace
        700 ft
      Historical sites
      • Wallace House Foundation
        3700 ft
      • State Historical Building
        4600 ft
      • Veterans Memorial Auditorium
        1700 ft
      • Vets Memorial Auditorium
        2000 ft
      • Principal Park Stadium
        2700 ft
      • Steven Vail Galleries
        700 ft
      • Des Moines Art District
        1400 ft
      • Artists Emporium
        1400 ft
      • Civic Center of des Moines
        1700 ft
      • Polk County Heritage Gallery
        2300 ft
      • Metro Arts Alliance
        4300 ft
      • Iowa Historical Museum
        4600 ft
      • Des Moines Botanical Ctr
        4000 ft
      • Des Moines Symphony
        1700 ft
      Universities, Institutes
      • Sleep Disorder Ctr
        2000 ft
      • Mercy College-Health Sciences
        2300 ft
      • University of Iowa School
        3700 ft
      • 3700 ft
      • Wire Whisk Works
        4300 ft
      • American College-Hairstyling
        4600 ft
      • American Red Cross
        1.0 mi
      • Hoyt Sherman Place
        2700 ft
      Medical care and Hospitals
      • Iowa Methodist Medical Center
        2000 ft
      • Mercy Medical Center
        4000 ft

      Local Attractions

      • State Historical Museum
        5200 ft
        600 E. Locust St., Des Moines
      • Capitol Building
        1.1 mi
        East 9th & Grand Ave, Des Moines
      • Terrace Hill
        1.2 mi
        2300 Grand Ave., Des Moines
      • East Village
        2.2 mi
        Des Moines, IA
      • Salisbury House
        2.4 mi
        4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines

      Near the hotel

      • Iowa Hall of Pride
        1800 ft
        330 Park Street, Des Moines
      • Science Center of Iowa
        2300 ft
        401 W Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Des Moines
      • Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden
        3700 ft
        Des Moines, IA
      • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
        4500 ft
        909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Rock River Grill & Tavern

        Cuisine: American

        100 ft
        700 Grand Avenue

        Phone: (515) 558-6730

      • Gazali's

        55% likes this, based on 12 reviews

        300 ft
        700 Locust St Ste 5

        Phone: (515) 243-7194

      • 801 Steak & Chop House

        69% likes this, based on 95 reviews
        Cuisine: American, Steakhouse
        Price Range: USD 33 - USD 52

        400 ft
        801 Grand Ave

        Phone: (515) 288-6000

      • Mr Filet Steakhouse

        69% likes this, based on 15 reviews
        Cuisine: Steakhouse

        300 ft
        510 7TH St

        Phone: (515) 244-4600

      • Sarpino's Pizzeria

        69% likes this, based on 43 reviews
        Cuisine: Pizza

        400 ft
        319 7th St

        Phone: (515) 284-0664

      Des Moines Marriott Downtown Reviews

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      • Older travelers

        No coffee pot or coffee in the room. No coffee in the morning available in the lobby or in the coffee shop.

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      • Older travelers

        Access to Des Moines through Skywalk System. Free parking garages on weekend made stay more affordable.

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