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Econo Lodge Ames

2-star Hotel with Indoor pool

2 stars

2600 Southeast 16th Street, Ames, IA 50010

+1 515 233 6060

based on 113 reviews

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About Econo Lodge Ames, Ames

Value for money
This pet-friendly hotel is situated in Ames and features free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool. It also provides meeting rooms, a sauna and laundry facilities. Econo Lodge Ames offers a dry cleaning service, a laundry service and a wake-up service. There is also disabled parking for guests travelling with a car. The hotel's rooms are comfortable and offer a kitchenette that is equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. All provide a mini bar and tea and coffee making facilities. The area surrounding Econo Lodge Ames has a range of cafés and restaurants. Iowa State University is an easy drive away.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

Econo Lodge Ames room price & deals

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$55 totalExpedia
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Double Rooms - Water view
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King Rooms - Park view
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Air-conditioned
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Washing machine


  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Sofa

Pool and spa

  • Sauna
  • Heated pool
  • Indoor pool

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Minibar

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Places of interest near Econo Lodge Ames

Attractions in Ames, Iowa curated by momondo

Econo Lodge Ames location: 2600 Southeast 16th Street, Ames, IA 50010

Top landmarks

Skunk River Bridge1.5 mi
Octagon Center for the Arts2.1 mi
Jack Trice Stadium2.9 mi
Hilton Coliseum3.0 mi
Reiman Gardens3.0 mi
Brunnier Art Museum3.1 mi
Furman Aquatic Center3.3 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Sushiyu Japanese Rest0.1 mi
Restaurant0.1 mi
House Of Chen1.5 mi
Applebee's Grill and Bar - Ames1.6 mi
Tutto Bene1.6 mi
Hickory Park Restaurant Company1.6 mi
Texas Roadhouse - Ames1.7 mi
Buffalo Wild Wings1.7 mi
Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom1.7 mi

Econo Lodge Ames Reviews

OkayBased on 113 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Staff was very pleasant and helpful. (in 26 reviews)
  • My room was very clean and comfortable. (in 25 reviews)
  • "Quiet, comfortable, breakfast the usual" (in 23 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room was adequatea (in 25 reviews)
  • Room was overpriced! (in 23 reviews)
  • Room smelled really musty. (in 23 reviews)

Econo Lodge Ames room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Econo Lodge Ames compare to other 2 star hotels in Ames?

    2 star hotels in Ames typically cost $113/night, but Econo Lodge Ames is typically available for $72/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is Econo Lodge Ames from Des Moines?

    There are 32.6 mi between Des Moines and Econo Lodge Ames. The drive to and from the airport should be about 1h 37min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way to get to Econo Lodge Ames from Des Moines?

    With parking available at Econo Lodge Ames, you could always rent a car for as low as $40/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Ames. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Econo Lodge Ames. The nearest airport to the hotel is Des Moines.

  • Is Econo Lodge Ames pet-friendly?

    Pets are allowed at Econo Lodge Ames.

  • Does Econo Lodge Ames have a pool?

    Econo Lodge Ames does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • How close is Econo Lodge Ames to Ames city center?

    Getting to Ames city center should be easy enough, as it is just 2.8 mi away from Econo Lodge Ames. In Ames city center you will find Hilton Coliseum, along with many other popular sights and things to do.

  • What is the phone number for Econo Lodge Ames?

    For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Econo Lodge Ames, call +1 515 233 6060.

  • Does Econo Lodge Ames have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Econo Lodge Ames has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Econo Lodge Ames?

    Standard check-out time at Econo Lodge Ames is 11:00 AM. Guests can check in after 3:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at Econo Lodge Ames?

    $94/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $65/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

  • Is there laundry service in Econo Lodge Ames?

    Yes, laundry services are accessible for guests staying at Econo Lodge Ames, Ames. Ironing equipment e.g. ironing boards and irons are available as well.

  • How many operators does momondo search for hotels in Ames?

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