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Holiday Inn Express Des Moines, Iowa

0.38 mi / 0.62 km from Drake University


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Guest Score: 8.1 / 10

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Ingersoll Square 208

1.23 mi / 1.99 km from Drake University


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Ingersoll Square Lofts 318

1.23 mi / 1.99 km from Drake University


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Welcome to University Hotel Network, your online travel source that will provide you with a wide range of services including hotel reservations, car rentals, and other travel tools for your trip to the home of the Drake Bulldogs athletic teams. If you are a prospect student, a tourist or a fan of Drake University Athletics, you should check our discount hotel rates to find and book your preferred accommodation in Des Moines, IA.


Drake University, Des Moines(DU)

Address: 2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311, United States


Phone: +1 515-271-2011


Website: www.drake.edu


Stadium: Drake Stadium




Where To Stay

If you're visiting Drake University, there are plenty of nearby accommodations. All hotels listed below are within an easy drive off the campus:
Budget Hotels
Motel 6 Des Moines South - Airport

4.29 mi from Drake University


from $50 Book Now

4817 Fleur Drive,Des Moines,IA

 

Hotel with Pets Allowed

Guest Score: 6.1 / 10

The Des Moines South Motel 6 is located less than 1 mile from various dining options and the Des Moines International Airport. This hotel has cable TV and a laundrette on site.A telephone is provided in each room and guests can make free local calls. &nbs more...

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Broadway Motel Des Moines

7.83 mi from Drake University


from $53 Book Now

5100 Hubbell Avenue,Altoona,IA

 

Hotel with Air Conditioning

Guest Score: 5.9 / 10

Adventureland Amusement Park is just 5 minutes' drive from this Des Moines motel. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout the motel and cable TV in every room.The basic, air conditioned rooms at Broadway Motel Des Moines are equipped with a desk. Rooms with a mic more...

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Motel 6 Des Moines North

4.35 mi from Drake University


from $54 Book Now

4940 Northeast 14th Street,Des Moines,IA

 

Hotel with Pets Allowed

Guest Score: 6.6 / 10

This motel is located in Des Moines, 6 miles from Adventureland Park and Drake University. The motel features an outdoor pool and guest rooms provide free Wi-Fi.A 32-inch LCD TV is available in each room at the Motel 6 Des Moines North. Guests can make fr more...

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Palace Inn

5.71 mi from Drake University


from $55 Book Now

6215 Northeast 14th Street,Des Moines,IA

 

Hotel with Free Parking

Guest Score: 8 / 10

This Des Moines motel offers high-speed free Wi-Fi and rooms equipped with a refrigerator. Adventureland Park is 8 miles away and Des Moines city centre is 15 minutes' drive.Cable TV and an alarm clock are offered in each room at Des Moines Palace Inn. An more...

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Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona

9.01 mi from Drake University


from $56 Book Now

3225 Adventureland Drive,Altoona,IA

 

Hotel with Pets Allowed

Guest Score: 6.7 / 10

This motel is less than 2 minutes from Adventureland Amusement Park and Prairie Meadows Race Track and Casino.  A free shuttle to the casino is available through the casino.The rooms at this Des Moines Motel 6 include air conditioning and cable TV. L more...

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Mid-Range Hotels
Holiday Inn Express Des Moines, Iowa

0.38 mi from Drake University


from $104 Book Now

1140 24th Street,Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 8.1 / 10

Free breakfast and free Wi-Fi, plus a convenient location, are just some of the perks our guests have come to expect at the Holiday Inn Express Des Moines, Iowa at Drake University. The two-story, non-smoking hotel has 52 rooms featuring spacious, well-li more...

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Hotel Fort Des Moines

1.81 mi from Drake University


from $87 Book Now

1000 Walnut Street,Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 5.7 / 10

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Hotel Fort Des Moines offers accommodation in Des Moines. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar.All rooms have a TV. Certain units include a seating area to relax in after a busy day. Every room has a private bathro more...

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Holiday Inn Express & Suites DES MOINES DOWNTOWN

2.09 mi from Drake University


from $108 Book Now

333 Sw 11th Street,Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 0 / 10

Offering a fitness centre and indoor pool, Holiday Inn Express-Des Moines Downtown is located in Des Moines in the Iowa Region.Each room has a flat-screen TV with cable channels. Rooms come with a private bathroom equipped with a shower. Holiday Inn Expre more...

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Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown

2.33 mi from Drake University


from $135 Book Now

120 Sw Water Street,Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 9.2 / 10

Freebies include Wi-Fi and daily breakfast, and guests can unwind by the indoor pool and hot tub at the non-smoking Hampton Inn and Suites Des Moines Downtown. The non-smoking Hampton Inn is a mid-rise property with 131 comfortably appointed rooms. Guest more...

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Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport

4.39 mi from Drake University


from $101 Book Now

5001 Fleur Drive,Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 7.9 / 10

An impressive free breakfast spread, free internet access and plush bedding make the Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport one of our guests' favorite hotels in the area. The Hampton Inn's comfortably appointed, modern rooms provide useful amenities to the trave more...

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Hampton Inn & Stes West Des Moines

7.71 mi from Drake University


from $116 Book Now

6160 Mills Civic Parkway,West Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 9.5 / 10

Located across the street from Jordan Creek Town Center and 12 miles from downtown Des Moines, Hampton Inn & Suites West Des Moines Mill Civic offers accommodation in West Des Moines. The hotel features an indoor pool and hot tub. Free WiFi access is more...

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Doubletree By Hilton Hotel Des Moines Airport

5.5 mi from Drake University


from $111 Book Now

6800 Fleur Drive,Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 9.4 / 10

Guests love the complimentary breakfast buffet and the convenience of an on-site restaurant at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Airport. All 100 rooms in this four-story hotel are traditionally furnished and equipped with the items you need for a more...

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Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines

7.03 mi from Drake University


from $130 Book Now

5505 Mills Civic Parkway,West Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 9.4 / 10

Complimentary breakfast, afternoon treats, and evening snacks and drinks are just the beginning at the non-smoking Drury Inn & Suites West Des Moines, where our guests can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi. The seven-story, 180-room Drury Inn & Su more...

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Comfort Inn Ankeny

8.32 mi from Drake University


from $92 Book Now

2602 Se Creekview Drive,Ankeny,IA

 

Guest Score: 9.3 / 10

Free breakfast, complimentary Wi-Fi and a heated indoor pool attract guests to the Comfort Inn Ankeny, where pets are welcome for an added fee. The low-rise Comfort Inn's 56 rooms all include Wi-Fi, microwave/mini-fridges, coffeemakers and cable TVs with more...

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Hotel Renovo

6.09 mi from Drake University


from $139 Book Now

11167 Hickman Road,Urbandale,IA

 

Guest Score: 9.3 / 10

Hotel Renovo offers accommodation in Urbandale. Guests can enjoy the on-site lobby bar and bistro for dinner and drinks.Rooms have a flat-screen TV with cable channels. Some units include a seating area for your convenience. For your comfort, you will fin more...

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Hampton Inn & Suites Des Moines Downtown

2.33 mi from Drake University


from $135 Book Now

120 Sw Water Street,Des Moines,IA

 

Guest Score: 9.2 / 10

Freebies include Wi-Fi and daily breakfast, and guests can unwind by the indoor pool and hot tub at the non-smoking Hampton Inn and Suites Des Moines Downtown. The non-smoking Hampton Inn is a mid-rise property with 131 comfortably appointed rooms. Guest more...

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Universities and Colleges in About Drake UniversityAbout Drake University

Drake University is a co-educational, private university, located in the City of Des Moines, IA, USA, which was founded in 1881, by Francis Marion Drake, who was Governor of Iowa between 1896 and 1898 and resident of Centerville, IA.


Drake University's Law School is the oldest law school in the west area of the Mississippi River and it was established by Chester C. Cole, in 1865, who served on the Iowa Supreme Court between 1864 and 1876.


Nowadays, Drake is known as having one of the 25 oldest law schools is the country, with an enrollment of nearly 4000 students, offering various majors, as well as graduate and undergraduate programs through several colleges and schools that include the College of Arts & Sciences, the College of Business&Public Administration, School of Education (CBPA) and School of Journalism & Mass Communication (SJMC).


Athletics: The University's athletic teams are known as the Drake Bulldogs, which compete in the Missouri Valley Conference (NCAA Division I), covering various sports areas, except football (Drake Bulldog football teams compete in the FCS NCAA Division I Pioneer Football League), including men's and women's basketball and cross country, women's crew, and men's and women's tennis.


Rankings: Drake University has been ranked 8th among `Great Schools, Great Prices` category, last year, occupying the 2nd place in reputation for academic quality, having the highest ranking in its category among Iowa colleges and universities.


Notable alumni list.The list of famous personalities who studied in the past years at Drake University contains names like:


▸ Steve Allen - Comedian.

▸ John August - Screen writer.

▸ Jon Bowermaster - oceans expert, filmmaker, adventurer and journalist.

▸ Chet Culver - Current Governor of Iowa.

▸ Michael Emerson - Emmy - winning actor, plays Ben Linus on the television show `Lost`

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Plan Your Visit.We offer an abundance of lodging choices, ranging from B&Bs and motels to luxury hotels.

Motel 6 Des Moines West from 46 $ .Des Moines International Airport is 20 minutes' drive from this motel. It features an outdoor pool with a sun terrace and rooms with expanded cable TV.A seating area is provided in the simply furnished, traditionally decorated rooms at Motel 6 Des Moines more...

Motel 6 Des Moines West is 8.11 mi from Drake University located on 7655 Office Plaza Drive North Street in West Des Moines Click for Directions

The closest accommodation near Drake University Campus is Holiday Inn Express Des Moines, Iowa - 0.38 mi located on 1140 24th Street Street in Des Moines

Free breakfast and free Wi-Fi, plus a convenient location, are just some of the perks our guests have come to expect at the Holiday Inn Express Des Moines, Iowa at Drake University. The two-story, non-smoking hotel has 52 rooms featuring spacious, well-li more...
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Pet Friendly Hotels Near Drake UniversityPet Friendly Hotels

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center - Des MoinesPet Friendly Hotels Near Drake University

5291 Stoney Creek Court,Johnston,IA

Homewood Suites by Hilton West Des Moines/SW Mall AreaPet Friendly Hotels Near Drake University

6220 Stagecoach Drive,West Des Moines,IA

Sheraton West Des Moines HotelPet Friendly Hotels Near Drake University

1800 50th Street,West Des Moines,IA



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