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Hotels in Ames

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Gateway Hotel and Conference Center

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center

2100 Green Hills Drive, Ames
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (47 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Reiman Gardens, Jack Trice Stadium, and Stephens Auditorium. Hilton Coliseum and Iowa State Center ...

Not badCould use mini-fridge in the room and a few more outlets. Wifi was weak. Room and facility very clean. Bed comfy. Close to event venues and campus at ISU.
  Nov 13, 2017

$109

$109
Red Roof Inn Ames

Red Roof Inn Ames

1400 S Dayton Place, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (17 reviews)

Situated in a rural location, this hotel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Octagon Center for the Arts and within 6 mi (10 km) of Jack Trice Stadium and Reiman Gardens. ...

Nice hotel close to Iowa StateGreat proximity to shopping and dining too. The room was clean and didn't have any bad smells.
  Jul 7, 2017

$60

$60
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ames

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ames

2216 Se 16th St, Ames
2.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (52 reviews)

Located in the heart of Ames, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Octagon Center for the Arts, Reiman Gardens, and Jack Trice Stadium. Hilton Coliseum and Brunnier ...

Just okHandle fell off restroom door, no chairs to relax in, very minimal furnishings. Reasonable pricing.
  Jun 4, 2017

$59

$59
AmericInn Ames

AmericInn Ames

2507 SE 16th St., Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (20 reviews)

Situated in Ames, this hotel is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Octagon Center for the Arts and within 6 mi (10 km) of Jack Trice Stadium and Hilton Coliseum. Brunnier ...

Easy Place to MeetMy mom drove up from southern Iowa and I drove down from Minneapolis to take her to get a few tests done at Mayo in Rochester. This was a great place to meet and we had a very nice room. Nice breakfast, too.
  Nov 18, 2017

$78

$78
Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites

Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites

2500 University Blvd., Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (30 reviews)

Situated in Ames, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Reiman Gardens and Jack Trice Stadium. Stephens Auditorium and Hilton Coliseum are also within 2 mi (3 ...

october visit to ISURecently renovated, nice clean hotel and rooms. We liked the updates they made to the hotel.
  Oct 24, 2016

$120

$120
Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus

Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus

1310 Dickinson Avenue, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Situated in Ames, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Reiman Gardens, Iowa State University, and Jack Trice Stadium. Stephens Auditorium and Farm House Museum ...

Nice, clean hotel.Nice hotel. Room was very clean, bed and pillows were very comfortable. The bathroom did not have a tub, only a shower. However, the shower was nice and the water pressure was good. The toiletries were nice, but there was no shower cap included. Having only a shower, it would be nice if they included ...
  Sep 22, 2017

$85

$85
Days Inn Ames

Days Inn Ames

229 S. Duff Avenue, Ames
2.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (52 reviews)

Situated in Ames, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Octagon Center for the Arts, Jack Trice Stadium, and Hilton Coliseum. Brunnier Art Museum and Iowa State ...

Good place. Neat and clean. Located at calm place.
  Dec 18, 2016

$65

$65
Baymont Inn & Suites Ames

Baymont Inn & Suites Ames

1605 S Dayton Ave, Ames
2.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (10 reviews)

Situated in Ames, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Octagon Center for the Arts, Reiman Gardens, and Jack Trice Stadium. Hilton Coliseum and Brunnier Art Museum ...

GREAT!Very happy with staff and accomidations. I don't think I've ever gotten a better room for the money.
  Jun 30, 2017

$64

$64
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ames, IA

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ames, IA

2605 Se 16th St, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (13 reviews)

Situated in Ames, this hotel is 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from Octagon Center for the Arts and within 6 mi (10 km) of Jack Trice Stadium and Reiman Gardens. Hilton Coliseum ...

AC unit started to make a lot of noise during the 2nd night. Switched to another room the 3rd night.
  Jul 25, 2017

$107

$107
GrandStay Hotel & Suites

GrandStay Hotel & Suites

1606 S Kellogg Ave, Ames
2.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (20 reviews)

Located in the heart of Ames, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Octagon Center for the Arts, Reiman Gardens, and Jack Trice Stadium. Hilton Coliseum and Brunnier ...

A fine low range hotel. Worked out well with a decent price for a football weekend. Quiet and convenient. Needs updating but it's fine.
  Oct 2, 2016

$115

$115
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Red Roof Inn Ames
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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ames, IA
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Ames hotels

Ames, Iowa, is the home of Iowa State University. This city has 35 woodland parks and over 55 miles of bike and pedestrian trails. Ames prides itself on having the amenities of a big city with the friendliness of a small town. Visitors will find they have a range of options for Ames hotels, from bed and breakfasts to historic hotels on the campus of ISU, or a number of budget friendly hotels throughout the city.

Ames Quick Picks and Tips
Conventions

Guests at hotels in Ames will find that the city is a great place for a convention. Options include the Holiday Inn Conference Center and the facilities available at the Iowa State University. The annual Farm Progress show draws large crowds each year.

Dining

Hotels Ames guests may dine at nearby chain restaurants, but should also visit great local places like the Suburban Restaurant, which has been in business for decades.

Major Point of Interest

The Main Street Cultural District hosts frequent festivals and events like the annual Music Walk and the 4th of July parade.

Shopping

Local shops line the Main Street Cultural District, but the North Grand Mall on Grand Avenue is a shopping source for both national chains and local boutiques as well. Also stop by the nearby Prarie Moon winery for wine sampling, but keep in mind the tasting room is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Sports

As the home of the Iowa State Cyclones, collegiate sports are the main sporting attraction in Ames. Cheer for the cyclones in football, basketball, baseball, and track and field.

* Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.