Upscale, smoke-free, all-suite, downtown Des Moines hotel
8 floors, 234 suites - AAA 3 Diamonds
Free shuttle to attractions within 2-mile radius
Heated indoor swimming pool - 24-hour exercise room
Restaurant - lounge - room service
Restaurant open for lunch and dinner only
Microwave and refrigerator in every suite
Free hot breakfast buffet
Internet access costs $5 per night
Parking costs $8 per night
"Lovely hotel room with an extremely comfortable bed. Had to pay for Internet access. The toilet was too low. The restaurant food was good. Book it.2016-06-25"
"The hotel was nice and clean, and all the employees were pleasant. Great place to stay; I highly recommend it.2016-05-31"
"The hotel was clean, and the employees were pleasant.2016-05-09"
"The hotel was centrally located and had a great atmosphere. My suite was nice and clean, and the staff was friendly.2015-11-11"
"Easy to find, and the perfect location for downtown adventures. Clean, quiet hotel, and it was absolutely gorgeous. The staff was helpful and professional, and the pool area was clean and well-kept.2015-08-13"
"Hotel lobby and atrium reeked of chlorine. Staff was fairly nice. The self-parking situation was atrocious, and valet parking was expensive.2015-03-10"
"Close to entertainment venues - great stay.2010-02-01"
"Room was perfect - great shuttle driver.2009-04-01"
"Good location - great hotel - room was spacious and excellent - courtyard was beautiful - pool was fun - wonderful, relaxing family experience.2008-05-01"
"Easy access to the front desk, elevators, and underground parking - better than expected.2008-04-01"
Map of Embassy Suites on the River Des Moines
Attractions near Embassy Suites on the River Des Moines with estimated distances
Estes Amphitheatre - 0.1 mile SW
Civic Center - 0.3 mile SW
Court Avenue - 0.3 mile SW
Wells Fargo Arena - 0.4 mile NW
Hy Vee Hall - 0.4 mile NW
Iowa Events Center - 0.5 mile west
Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center - 0.5 mile NW
Mercy Medical Center Des Moines - 0.8 mile NW
Iowa Methodist Medical Center - 0.9 mile west
Hoyt Sherman Place Theater - 1.1 miles west
Drake University Law School - 2.1 miles NW
Knapp Center - 2.2 miles NW
Drake University - 2.3 miles NW
Grand View University - 2.3 miles north
Drake Stadium - 2.3 miles NW
Des Moines University - 2.4 miles west
Iowa State Fair - 3.5 miles east
Des Moines VA Medical Center - 3.5 miles NW
Des Moines International Airport - 4.2 miles south
I-35 at US 69, Exit 136 - 4.3 miles north
Blank Park Zoo - 4.7 miles south
I-80 at I-235 - 4.8 miles NE
I-35 at I-80 & I-235, Exit 137 - 4.8 miles NE
Copper Creek Golf Course - 5 miles east
Iowa Primate Learning Sanctuary - 5 miles SE
Merle Hay Road - 6 miles NW
I-80 at IA 28, Exit 131 - 6 miles NW
I-35 at IA 28, Exit 131 - 6 miles NW
I-35 at Corporate Woods Drive, Exit 89 - 7 miles north
I-80 at US 65, Exit 141 - 7 miles NE
Bass Pro Shops Des Moines - 7 miles NE
Adventureland Amusement Park - 7 miles NE
I-35 at Northwest 86th Street, Exit 129 - 8 miles NW
I-80 at Northwest 86th Street, Exit 129 - 8 miles NW
The Meadows - 8 miles NE
Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino - 8 miles NE
I-35 at IA 160, Exit 90 - 8 miles north
I-80 at University Avenue, Exit 123 - 8 miles west
Camp Dodge - 9 miles NW
I-35 at US 6, Exit 125 - 9 miles west
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