Holiday Inn Express and Suites Urbandale

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
8789 Plum Drive, Urbandale, IA, 50322, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 417 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Urbandale, Holiday Inn Express and Suites Urbandale is within a 15-minute drive of Drake University and Living History Farms. This hotel is 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from Jordan Creek Town Center and 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from Wells Fargo Arena.


Make yourself at home in one of the 93 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, and flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.


Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access and a banquet hall.


For your convenience, a complimentary breakfast is served daily from 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

IHS-Iowa Health Systems - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Pioneer Hi-Bred Headquarters - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Buccaneer Arena - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Merle Hay Mall - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Greenbelt Trail - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Iowa Gold Star Military Museum - 6.7 km / 4.2 mi
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park - 7.3 km / 4.5 mi
Pump It Up - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
M2B Raceway - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Valley West Mall - 7.6 km / 4.7 mi
Pole Position Raceway - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Living History Farms - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Clive Aquatic Center - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Valley Junction - 9.8 km / 6.1 mi
Waveland Municipal Golf Course - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi

The preferred airport for Holiday Inn Express and Suites Urbandale is Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM) - 33.3 km / 20.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to midnight.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

  • -Indoor pool
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Banquet hall
  • -One meeting room
  • -Swimming pool
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • -Visual alarms in hallways
  • -Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator