Local Area

Things to Do Near Des Moines, IA

Holiday Inn Des Moines Airport/Conference Center, located directly across from the Des Moines International Airport, offers its guests a prime location just moments from the downtown core. Enjoy convenient access to the area’s most popular local businesses, attractions, shopping, and more! Book your stay today and explore all of our favorite things to do near Des Moines, IA.

Traveling sports teams are encouraged to choose our hotel surrounded by a plethora of things to do near Des Moines as their Iowa accommodations. With numerous recreational activities to engage in onsite, the kids will enjoy every moment of their stay! Our expansive hotel provides space for the teams to spread out, have pizza parties, swim in the pool, play ping pong, and more. We are pleased to also offer special rates for traveling sports teams. Call or email today for your special rate!

Our local sports teams:

  • Iowa Wolves Basketball
  • Iowa Cubs Baseball
  • Iowa Barnstormers Football (2018 United Bowl Champions)
  • Iowa Wild Hockey

Our versatile hotel and conference centre features world-class meeting space and a great location close to a wealth of corporate destinations.