GrandStay Hotel & Suites places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Octagon Center for the Arts and Reiman Gardens. This 53-room hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. In central Ames, the hotel is also close to Jack Trice Stadium and Hilton Coliseum.


Free hot/cold buffet breakfast is included with your stay and awaits you each morning from 6 AM to 10 AM.


All 53 air-conditioned accommodations feature kitchens and space to spread out with separate bedrooms and living rooms. 39-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms have hair dryers and designer toiletries. Sofa beds, coffee makers, and free weekday newspapers are also standard.

Property features

At GrandStay Hotel & Suites, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. A stay here includes free parking. Dry cleaning/laundry services make packing light an option. Additional amenities include free WiFi in public areas, express check-out, and free newspapers.


  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Indoor pool

GrandStay Hotel & Suites

1606 S Kellogg Ave Ames IA 50010

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, GrandStay Hotel & Suites provides a spa tub and a fitness center. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. This Ames hotel also offers barbecue grills, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a fireplace in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

GrandStay Hotel & Suites has designated areas for smoking.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Total number of rooms - 53 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Free self parking 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

GrandStay Hotel & Suites offers 53 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary weekday newspapers. Accommodations have separate living rooms and are furnished with double sofa beds. 39-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Separate living room 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Separate bedroom 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snowmobiling nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 5 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 15 per pet, per night
  • Up to 30 lb

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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