Red Roof Inn Ames

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
1400 S Dayton Place, Ames, IA, 50010, United States of America
3.9 out of 5 rating 701 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.9

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Ames, Red Roof Inn Ames is in a rural location, a 5-minute drive from Main Street Cultural District and 5 minutes from Octagon Center for the Arts. This family-friendly hotel is 5 mi (8 km) from Iowa State University and 31.1 mi (50.1 km) from Iowa State Capitol Building.


Make yourself at home in one of the 78 air-conditioned rooms featuring MP3 docking stations and LCD televisions. Cable programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and a vending machine.


A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Ames? This hotel has facilities measuring 819 square feet (76 square meters), including a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Main Street Cultural District - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Octagon Center for the Arts - 4.3 km / 2.6 mi
Jack Trice Stadium - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Reiman Gardens - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Hilton Coliseum - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Brunnier Art Museum - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Iowa State Center - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Farm House Museum - 7 km / 4.4 mi
Stephens Auditorium - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Iowa State University - 8 km / 5 mi
Veenker Memorial Golf Course - 9 km / 5.6 mi
Center Grove Orchard - 24.3 km / 15.1 mi
Boone Speedway - 27.1 km / 16.8 mi
Snus Hill Vineyard and Winery - 27.4 km / 17 mi
Honey Creek Golf Club - 29.4 km / 18.3 mi

The preferred airport for Red Roof Inn Ames is Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) - 59.6 km / 37.1 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 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Important Information

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

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Television in common areas
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Free breakfast
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -One meeting room
  • -Vending machine
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 76
  • -Elevator
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 819
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage