Property Location: With a stay at Holiday Inn Express Des Moines in Des Moines, you'll be a 3-minute drive from Drake University and 7 minutes from Wells Fargo Arena. This hotel is 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from Adventureland and 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from Iowa Events Center. Rooms: Make yourself at home in one of the 52 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls. Amenities: Enjoy the recreation opportunities such as a fitness center or make use of other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access. Dining: A complimentary buffet breakfast is included. Business, Other Amenities: Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.