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GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames

1606 South Kellogg Avenue, Ames, IA 50010

+1 515 232 8363

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based on 281 reviews

About GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames, Ames

Value for money

With a stay at GrandStay Hotel & Suites, you'll be centrally located in Ames, within a 15-minute drive of Iowa State University and Octagon Center for the Arts. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. Free self parking is available onsite.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Mini-market on site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


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

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Pool with a view

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Public bath


  • Breakfast included
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchen


  • Beach towels
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Picnic area


  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • DVD player


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Children's television networks
  • Complimentary breakfast

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Fax/photocopying

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames

Attractions in Ames, Iowa curated by momondo

GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames location: 1606 South Kellogg Avenue, Ames, IA 50010

Restaurants and Cafés

Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom0.1 mi
Hickory Park Restaurant Company0.2 mi
Applebee's Grill and Bar - Ames0.3 mi
Tutto Bene0.5 mi

GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames Reviews

GreatBased on 281 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great room at a great price! (in 44 reviews)
  • Staff was very nice! (in 30 reviews)
  • "Nice facilities, great breakfast!" (in 28 reviews)
Cons -
  • Unfortunately the pool was closed for repair. (in 7 reviews)
  • Door was difficult to unlock (in 6 reviews)
  • Hot tub didnt work. (in 6 reviews)

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GrandStay Hotel and Suites 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

  • There is a $27/night difference in the average price of 2 star hotels in Ames ($137/night) and the average nightly rate at GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames ($110/night).

  • GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames is 32.5 mi away from Des Moines. You can typically expect your drive time from GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames to Des Moines to be 1h 37min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Des Moines to the hotel, but also around Ames during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Ames are on average $57/day. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Des Moines to GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Yes, GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Ames for those looking for something different.

  • Yes, GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • 1.9 mi separate the front steps of GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames and the city center of Ames where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Hilton Coliseum, a very popular landmark in Ames.

  • You can reach the main line at +1 515 232 8363.

  • Yes, GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes, there is a gym available to guests of GrandStay Hotel and Suites Ames. For gym hours, it is best to ask the front desk clerk during check-in.

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