Des Lux Hotel

800 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA 50309, United States
+1 515 288 5800

rate per night


based on 549 reviews
Des Lux Hotel - Des Moines, IA, United States
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KAYAK R2 368

Good to know

Distance to city centre 0,1 km
Location rating 9,7
Nearest airport Des Moines
Distance to airport 5,8 km



Executive rooms

R2 157+

Bed type
Nightly base price
King bed
R2 157 per night
King bed
R2 366 per night
King bed
R2 368 per night
King bed
R2 542 per night
King bed
R2 542 per night
King bed
R2 614 per night
Queen bed
R3 109 per night

Superior rooms

R4 179+

Bed type
Nightly base price
R4 179 per night
R4 354 per night

Deluxe rooms

R2 719+

Bed type
Nightly base price
King bed
R2 719 per night
King bed
R2 719 per night
Queen bed
R2 962 per night
R3 042 per night
R3 480 per night
R3 480 per night
King bed
R3 764 per night
King bed
R3 887 per night
King bed
R3 888 per night

King rooms

R5 074+

Bed type
Nightly base price
King bed
R5 074 per night



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  • Excellent
    Aug 2018

    I always stay at Des Lux.

    Great location. Comfortable beds. Beautiful property. Friendly staff.

    That I couldn't stay longer....

  • Excellent
    Oct 2017

    Chic and friendly

    Spacious room with the fireplace a comfortable bed a large immaculate bathroom and nice amenities

    Location is a bit far from walkable restaurants and nightlife. The television in my room did not work and although the staff did everything they could to help make it work it just would not. Limited room service options. Late night dining not available

  • Excellent
    Jul 2016

    Big rooms

    Break fast, parking

  • Excellent
    Jan 2016

    Des Lux Des Moines

    Beautiful rooms Fireplace Chef at breakfast to make omelette and waffles to order Great breakfast selection Parking garage across the street

  • Excellent
    Dec 2015

    Mistakes in room service meal

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Offering the largest rooms in Des Moines, The Des Lux Hotel is an excellent choice for guests wanting more than an ordinary hotel experience.

Centrally located, the Des Lux Hotel is a short ride from the Des Moines International Airport, Sky Glider East, Sky Glider West, and Adventureland. Its also within walking distance to the Des Moines Civic Center, the State Capitol Building, and The Science Center of Iowa.

The Des Lux Hotel prides itself on its luxurious accommodations. Many of its rooms and suites come equipped with fireplaces and whirlpools. All rooms are equipped with free high-speed wifi, air-conditioning, safes, and snack bars. It also offers accessible rooms for guests with disabilities.

Guests can take advantage of its 24 hours, 6,000-foot fitness center. Other amenities include a steam room, spa facilities, sauna, hot tub, jacuzzi, locker rooms, and for an additional charge, massage services. It also comes equipped with a business center where guests can fax, photocopying and use its computers. Guests can also reserve meeting and banquet rooms.

For guests wishing to dine in, a complimentary full breakfast is provided. There is also a full-service bar, known for having the best martinis in the city. Looking for lunch and dinner options? Centro restaurant, known for its Italian cuisine, is a few steps away, as are Malo, Django, Bubba, and 801 Chophouse.

Guests looking to take a break from the ordinary will find what they are looking for at the Des Lux Hotel. With its unique decor, proximity to both the airport and downtown, and its variety of amenities, guests will be treated to top-notch comfort in luxurious surroundings.



Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

9,4 Excellent

based on 549 reviews









Things to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Nice building
  • Stylish hotel
  • Beautiful architecture

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Policies vary by room type and provider.


Complimentary breakfast
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Business centre
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry facilities
Laundry service
Room service
No smoking
24-hour front desk
Free airport shuttle
Pets not allowed
Long-term parking (surcharge)
Parking (surcharge)
Steam room
Storage available
Meeting/Banquet facilities

FAQs when booking at Des Lux Hotel

Where is Des Lux Hotel located?

Des Lux Hotel is located at 800 Locust Street, 0,1 km from the centre of Des Moines. Des Moines Public Library is the closest landmark to Des Lux Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Des Lux Hotel?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Des Lux Hotel.

Does Des Lux Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Des Lux Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Des Lux Hotel offer free parking?

No, Des Lux Hotel does not offer free parking.

Does Des Lux Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?

Yes, Des Lux Hotel offers free airport shuttle service.

How far is Des Lux Hotel from the airport?

Des Lux Hotel is 5,8 km from Des Moines. Des Lux Hotel is 116,9 km from Fort Dodge.

Can you bring pets to Des Lux Hotel?

No, pets are not allowed at Des Lux Hotel.

Does Des Lux Hotel have a pool?

No, Des Lux Hotel does not have a pool on-site.


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Most popular landmarks

  • Des Moines Public Library 298 m
  • Des Moines Civic Center 0,6 km
  • Pappajohn Sculpture Park 0,7 km
  • Iowa Events Center 0,7 km
  • Science Center of Iowa 0,7 km
  • Hy Vee Hall 0,7 km

Getting around

Des Moines 5,8 km
Fort Dodge 116,9 km
Des Moines 0,8 km
Ames 48,4 km

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