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A December 2002 trip to Des Moines by crweekender

Quote: A three-day "getaway weekend" in Des Moines, eventually resulting in visits to all three Marriotts there.

Marriott Des Moines

Hotel | "Downtown Marriott"

Between the holidays, myself and a lady friend of mine arranged a "getaway weekend," making reservations online at the Marriott website for the West Des Moines Marriott. We arrived on Friday night, and the first thing we noticed was that the front door said that this was a non-smoking facility even though we had reserved a king smoking room. We found out that that we could smoke in our room and outside the hotel, but not in the restraunt, lobby, or lounge. For non-smokers, this is ideal, and I would recommend it to them, but I would have wished that the description of the hotel on Marriott's website had indicated as much. The interior of the hotel (we could see the lobby, restraunt, ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on January 28, 2003

Marriott Des Moines
Des Moines, Iowa 50309