La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ankeny IA / Des Moines IA

    All You Need in Ankeny

    Non-smoking hotel off I-35, by downtown Des Moines

    Enjoy free breakfast, WiFi, and parking along with a gym and indoor pool at the contemporary La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ankeny IA / Des Moines IA. Our location off I-35 offers easy access to Iowa State University in Ames and Drake University, the Iowa State Capitol, and Principal Park in Des Moines. Surrounded by restaurants, we’re by the Iowa State Fairgrounds and businesses like John Deere, Bridgestone Agricultural Tire Plant, Casey’s®, and Amazon. Ankeny Regional Airport (IKV) is one mile away and Des Moines International Airport (DSM) is 16 miles away.

    Bright Amenities

    You’ll love free breakfast and WiFi, a gym, and indoor pool

    Relax and recharge with convenient amenities and our signature Here for You service. Each non-smoking guest room features a mini-refrigerator, microwave, coffee/tea maker, flat-screen TV, desk, ironing amenities, bath products, and hair dryer. Wake up with a workout at the fitness center and join us for a free Bright Side Breakfast®. Stay in touch with the office or friends using free WiFi and our business center and unwind after a busy day in the heated indoor pool. We also offer free parking, a Bright Side Market, and 24/7 front desk staff.

    Take It All In

    Hit the casino, visit the zoo, or enjoy thrilling rides

    Plenty of fun awaits. Walk along the 13-story bridge on High Trestle Trail, try your luck at Prairie Meadows™ casino, or catch a concert at Wells Fargo Arena. Watch a planetarium show at the Science Center of Iowa, tee off at Otter Creek Golf Course, or see lions and tigers at Blank Park Zoo. Adventureland Resort offers rides and a water park while Big Creek State Park is ideal for boating and swimming. You can also explore 300 years of Midwestern rural life at Living History Farms.

    Arts & Culture

    Des Moines Art Center

    Des Moines Children’s Museum

    Iowa Gold Star Military Museum

    Living History Farms

    Pappajohn Sculpture Park

    Science Center of Iowa

    State Historical Museum of Iowa

    Points of Interest

    Drake University

    Iowa State Capitol

    Iowa State Fairgrounds

    Iowa State University

    The Jordan House

    Salisbury House & Gardens

    Outdoors & Recreation

    Ada Hayden Heritage Park

    Big Creek State Park

    Blank Park Zoo

    Brookside Park

    Brown’s Woods

    Des Moines Water Works Park

    Easter Lake Park

    Ewing Park

    Fort Des Moines Park

    Gray’s Lake Park

    Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden

    High Trestle Trail

    Jester Park

    MacRae Park

    Margo Frankel Woods State Park

    Neil Smith Trail

    North River Valley Park

    Oak Grove Picnic Area

    Raccoon River Park

    Reiman Gardens

    Robert D. Ray Asian Garden

    Saylorville Lake

    Walnut Woods State Park

    Yellow Banks Park


    Jordan Creek Town Center

    Merle Hay Mall

    North Grand

    Outlets of Des Moines

    Valley West Mall

    Sports & Entertainment

    Adventureland Resort

    Beaver Creek Golf Club

    B&B Theatres

    Cascade Falls Aquatic Center

    The Cellar Winery at White Oak

    Coldwater Golf Links

    Great Escape

    Hilton Coliseum

    Iowa Events Center

    Iowa State Center

    Jack Trice Stadium

    Otter Creek Golf Course

    Prairie Meadows

    Prairie Ridge Sports Complex

    Principal Park

    Sleepy Hollow Event Center

    Terrace Hills Golf Course

    Toad Valley Golf Course

    Tournament Club of Iowa

    Urban Air Adventure Park

    Warrior Run Golf Course

    Wells Fargo Arena

    West Grand Golf


    La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ankeny IA / Des Moines IA hotel lobby in Ankeny, Iowa
    Guest room at the La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ankeny IA / Des Moines IA in Ankeny, Iowa

    Map & Directions

    2402 SE Tones Dr., Ankeny, IA, 50021



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