Ramada by Wyndham Des Moines Tropics Resort & Conference Ctr

    Delight in Des Moines

    Revel in fun and Midwestern hospitality at our Des Moines hotel

    For a relaxing escape in the Midwest, stay at our Ramada Tropics Resort/Conference Center Des Moines hotel. Conveniently located off I-35 and I-80 near downtown Des Moines, our pet-friendly hotel offers the best amenities for both families and those traveling on business.

    Attentive Service

    Splash the day away at our water park

    Stay connected throughout your stay with free WiFi. Fun beckons in our arcade as well as the 18,000-square-foot water park, which features several slides and a pirate ship play center. Our guestrooms are equipped with a microwave, mini-refrigerator, and flat-screen TV. You can upgrade to a poolside suite or suite with a jetted hot tub. We're a 100% non-smoking hotel and feature extensive event facilities for business and social gatherings.

    Explore the Region

    Play the odds, thrill to rides, or shop until you drop near our hotel

    Shop to your heart's content at nearby Merle Hay Mall or ride the roller coasters and raging rivers at Adventureland amusement park. If you feel lucky, play the slots at Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino. A night out on the town is easy with a visit downtown to the Iowa Events Center, where you can watch sports, attend an event, or see big-name entertainment.


    Pool at the Ramada by Wyndham Des Moines Tropics Resort & Conference Ctr in Des Moines, Iowa
    Ramada by Wyndham Des Moines Tropics Resort & Conference Ctr restaurant in Des Moines, Iowa
    Bar at Ramada by Wyndham Des Moines Tropics Resort & Conference Ctr in Des Moines, Iowa

    Map & Directions

    5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, IA, 50322




    Boss Pizzeria and Sports Bar

    Join us for a bountiful breakfast each morning and return for delicious dishes of Italian and American cuisine at lunch and dinner. We also offer delivery service.

    Daily Hours:
    7 a.m.–2 a.m.
    *Delivery is available until 3 a.m.

    Poolside Tiki Bar

    After a day of sunning yourself, enjoy beverage and light bites at this poolside eatery. Pleasde note that no ouside food or beverage is permitted.

    Daily Hours:
    Sun–Thurs: 4–9 p.m.
    Fri–Sat: 4–11 p.m.
    *Hours are suject to change without notice.


    The Perfect Space for Meetings & Events

    Plan your next special event or business meeting with us. Featuring 10,000 square feet of event space, our hotel offers six meeting rooms that accommodate up to 350 conference or banquet guests. We can also arrange great rates for groups of all sizes.