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Top Rated Altoona Hotels

La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines
La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines
1785 11th Street NW, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$60
4.7/5 (11 reviews)

This property was beautiful and the rooms were spectacular!

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2019
Built in 2019, the brand new La Quinta by Wyndham Altoona Des Moines offers an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking ...
Adventureland Inn
Adventureland Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 3200 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$99
3.2/5 (11 reviews)

Kind of pricey for the age of the Inn. Was disappointed they don't serve breakfast. Overall ok.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2019
Guests staying at Adventureland Inn enjoy access to 2 indoor pools, a children's pool, and 2 spa tubs. Free parking is included with your stay. Front-desk staff ...
Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel
Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0 1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$109
4.5/5 (13 reviews)

The hotel was nice. We had good clean rooms and the staff was very polite.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019
Guests of Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel enjoy a casino, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're ...
Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona
Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona
2.0 out of 5.0 3225 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$50
2.5/5 (15 reviews)

It’s cheap, and that’s why we stay here. It’s by a ran down flying J, adventure land, and the casino. Those are good perks. You get what you paid for and we knew what to expect. The one staff member was super relaxed and nice. Check in was simple.

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2019
Guests of Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona enjoy an indoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and coffee in a common area. You can take advantage of free parking, ...
Super 8 by Wyndham Altoona
Super 8 by Wyndham Altoona
2.5 out of 5.0 2101 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$48
4.3/5 (23 reviews)

Clean, new building, rooms are small. And it is a nicr place to stay for the price.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2019
At Super 8 by Wyndham Altoona, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, take advantage of free parking. The ...
Hampton Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines
Hampton Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines
2.5 out of 5.0 215 Adventureland Drive NW, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$94
4.6/5 (12 reviews)

I liked the fan in the bathroom and the room darkening curtains. My room was also quiet.Wood have liked a showerhead that could be hand held if taken off the mount.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019
Built in 2017, the brand new Hampton Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines offers an indoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. You can take advantage ...
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona-Des Moines
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona-Des Moines
2.5 out of 5.0 165 Adventureland Drive NW, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$87
4.5/5 (14 reviews)

Rooms have been thoughtfully designed-very convenient for two people getting ready at once. Good breakfast! Friendly staff.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019
At Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona-Des Moines, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. Free parking is available if you drive. ...
My Place Hotel-Altoona/Des Moines, IA
My Place Hotel-Altoona/Des Moines, IA
2.5 out of 5.0 2315 Adventureland Drive, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$76
3.8/5 (5 reviews)

Lobby and rooms were freezing, Roos could be adjusted but then everything in roo became damp feeling

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
Guests of My Place Hotel-Altoona/Des Moines, IA enjoy free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and a computer station. There's free parking if you drive. ...
Quality Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines
Quality Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines
2.5 out of 5.0 2701 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA
Free Cancellation
$64
3.1/5 (7 reviews)

The room was clean and bed very comfortable. Bathroom needs some updating. Breakfast was good for a continental

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019
Guests of Quality Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines enjoy free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and free newspapers. If you drive, put free parking to ...

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Finding a Hotel in Altoona


So you're kicking around the idea of a vacation to Altoona? If you want a place to hang your hat that's located near some well-known Altoona attractions such as Adventureland, just go to Orbitz, choose your travel dates, and voilà! Review the list of hotels and other accommodations to find those that are near what you want to see while you're in the area.


There are 157 accommodations to pick from within the larger area if you can't find a place you want to stay in the heart of Altoona. Search by filters such as price, neighborhood, guest rating, or popular locations, depending on what's most important to you.


We make it easy to find a convenient flight into Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.), which is 12.3 mi (19.9 km) from the heart of the city. Find the ideal flight quickly by using the filters on our site to narrow down your search.


Accommodations in Altoona


Orbitz can help you find lodging that has all the amenities you want in a hotel, whether that's free parking, a kitchen, or a swimming pool.

If you want to grab a bite before hitting the trail to discover your surroundings, think about one of these Altoona properties, known for their great free breakfast:

  • Super 8 by Wyndham Altoona
  • Victoria's Vineyard B&B
  • Quality Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines

Take a dip when you stay at one of these Altoona properties, liked for their pools.

  • Super 8 by Wyndham Altoona
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Altoona - Des Moines
  • Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona

What's the Weather Like in Altoona?


Debating whether you're going to need socks with your sandals while you're here? Altoona is typically warmest in July and June, while it’s usually the chilliest in January and February. The rainiest months are June and July, while the driest months are normally January and February. Here's a summary of rain and seasonal temperatures so you'll be fully prepared for all that Mother Nature can chuck at you:


  • January to March: average temp during the day is 56°F and 11°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 86°F and 32°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 87°F and 45°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 71°F and 12°F at night
  • Annual rainfall average: 36.10 inches

Things to See and Do in Altoona


Experience the local activities in family-friendly Altoona by making time to enjoy the casino gaming and theme park. Explore these well-known attractions during your visit:

  • Adventureland
  • Wells Fargo Arena
  • Iowa State Fairgrounds
  • Iowa Events Center
  • Des Moines Civic Center
  • Outlets of Des Moines

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