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Des Moines, Iowa 50321
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Pet Friendly Hotels

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Sterling Hotel & Suites

11428 Forest Avenue

Clive, IA 50325


Studio Queen Suite $84

Studio King Suite $94

Studio Double Queen Suite $104

Penthouse Suite $134

$10 per day pet fee

$150 refundable pet deposit


Holiday Inn (Airport)

6111 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA US 50321
$25 pet fee
$95 per standard room


Magnuson Hotel (Airport)
1810 Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA US 50325
$25 pet fee
$84 standard room (excludes black-out dates)


1250 Jordan Creek Parkway
West Des Moines, IA US 50266
$75 pet fee (Non-refundable)
$169 Standard Queen or King Room



1800 50th Street

West Des Moines, IA 50266


$50 pet deposit (Refundable)
$119 Standard King Room or Two Double Beds


Staybridge Suites

6905 Lake Drive

West Des Moines, IA 50266


10% Discount on room rates












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