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Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines

Urbandale Iowa
Check in 4:00 PM
Check out 12:00 PM
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Located in Urbandale, Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines is within a 10-minute drive of Iowa Gold Star Military Museum and Buccaneer Arena. This family-friendly hotel is 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from Des Moines Community Playhouse and 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 166 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and microwaves, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Property Details

Enjoy recreational amenities such as a water park and an indoor pool. This hotel also features complimentary wireless internet access, an arcade/game room, and gift shops/newsstands.

  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Conference space size (meters) - 929
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Number of poolside bars - 1
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Energy-saving switches
  • At least 80% of all lighting comes from LEDs
  • Recycling
  • LED light bulbs
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Free breakfast
  • Conference center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Daily
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Guest education on local ecosystems and culture
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Ballroom
  • Vending machine
  • Meeting rooms
  • Change of bed sheets (on request)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Television in common areas
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Arcade/game room
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Wedding services
  • Coin laundry on site
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Housekeeping on request
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free self parking
  • Water park
  • Conference space
  • Waterslide
  • Computer station
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • ATM/banking
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10000
  • 24-hour business center


Check-in is from 4:00 PM. Guests must be at least 21 to check-in.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
  • This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a security system, and a first aid kit
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Count on Us (Wyndham)
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Other details

Enjoy a meal at Castaways Grill, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities. Planning an event in Urbandale? This hotel has 10000 square feet (929 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Merle Hay Mall - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Pioneer Hi-Bred Headquarters - 4 km / 2.5 mi
IHS-Iowa Health Systems - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Buccaneer Arena - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Iowa Gold Star Military Museum - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Waveland Municipal Golf Course - 6.5 km / 4.1 mi
Drake University - 7.6 km / 4.8 mi
Val Air Ballroom - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Des Moines Community Playhouse - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
Burns United Methodist Church - 8.5 km / 5.3 mi
Knapp Center - 8.6 km / 5.3 mi
Saylorville Lake - 8.6 km / 5.4 mi
Broadlawns Medical Center - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Des Moines Art Center - 9 km / 5.6 mi
Valley Junction - 9.3 km / 5.8 mi
The preferred airport for Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines is Des Moines International Airport (DSM) - 36.2 km / 22.5 mi

  • Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.
  • Contactless check-out is available.

Other charges

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


5000 Merle Hay Rd, Urbandale, Iowa 50322, United States