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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Des Moines West, IA

Country Inn & Suites Hotel in Clive
Inviting Lobby at Clive Hotel
On-site Snack Shop at the Country Inn & Suites Clive, IA Hotel
Clive Hotel's Indoor Pool and Spa
Double Guest Room at Clive Lodging


Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Des Moines West, IA
1350 Nw 118th Street
Clive , IA 50325


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  • • Free Breakfast
  • • High-speed Internet
  • • Indoor Pool
  • • Fitness Center
  • • Suites
  • • Pets Allowed
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Clive Hotel Offers Peaceful Stay 15 Minutes from Des Moines

Located just off interstates 35 and 80, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Des Moines West, IA is the perfect spot to ease off the highway and relax. Our suburban location keeps you close to Des Moines and offers a clean, relaxing environment. Drive 15 minutes into downtown Des Moines to enjoy local shopping at Jordan’s Creek Town Center or exciting sporting events at the Wells Fargo Arena. After a fun day in the city, come back to the hotel to enjoy a refreshing dip in our heated indoor pool.

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Hotel Amenities & Services
Fuel up with a free hot breakfast each morning while you read about local area attractions using our free high-speed Internet access. Need to relieve some stress? Check out our heated indoor pool and whirlpool tub. Enjoy these amenities:

  • Complimentary, Hot Be Our Guest Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Heated Indoor Pool and Whirlpool Tub
  • Free On-Site Parking
  • Dog-Friendly Accommodations

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Our Rooms & Suites
Book one of our 104 rooms and suites to experience the joys of a Serta Elite® pillowtop mattress, a 32-inch TV and freshly brewed coffee or tea. Standard room highlights include:

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Refrigerator, Microwave and Coffeemaker
  • 32” Cable TV with HBO

Traveling with family or need extra space? Book a Two-room King Suite to enjoy a king-size bed, more space to stretch out and these amenities:

  • Separate Living Area
  • Full-Size Sleeper Sofa
  • Two 32” Flat-Panel TVs
  • Large Work Desk

Where to Eat While You’re Here
Start each day with the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast and enjoy favorites like Belgian waffles, sausage and fresh fruit. For lunch or dinner, stop by El Rodeo Mexican Restaurant adjacent to the hotel. Or, head to Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano, just a mile from the hotel, where you can indulge in classic Italian favorites and mouthwatering tiramisu. Read more about nearby restaurants.

Things to Do Around Des Moines
Clive offers a peaceful suburban atmosphere and easy access to Des Moines. Golf enthusiasts can take in the gorgeous fairways and 18 challenging holes at Des Moines Country Club. If you’re visiting with family, come face to face with red pandas at the Blank Park Zoo. Other local favorites include:

Jordan’s Creek Town Center – Make your way through more than 140 stores, and fuel up at one of 25 on-site restaurants when you visit one of the largest shopping complexes in the Midwest, just four miles from the hotel.

Wells Fargo Arena – The central hub for local sports in Des Moines is only nine miles from the hotel. See future NBA stars hone their skills with the Iowa Energy, get close to the Iowa Wild hockey team or watch the Iowa Barnstormers rush to the end zone.

Adventureland Park – This amusement park offers unforgettable thrills just 25 minutes from the hotel. Climb on the Dragon to race along 2,600 feet of steel and plummet 85 feet down. The lazy river and other family-friendly rides provide entertainment for those not seeking the white-knuckle experience.

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Groups & Meetings
The Country Inn & Suites offers 1,000 square feet of space capable of accommodating up to 100 guests. Choose from four seating arrangements to suit your event, and enjoy access to an LCD projector and free Internet. Our helpful staff is always available to assist with your catering needs or rental of additional audiovisual equipment.

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100% Non-Smoking Facility