Find the best place to stay — Des Moines

Where to stay around Des Moines?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 37 vacation rentals near Des Moines. From 19 houses to 7 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Des Moines for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Des Moines?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Des Moines. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • 801 Grand: 33 vacation rentals
  • Iowa State Fairgrounds: 33 vacation rentals
  • Drake University: 33 vacation rentals
  • Southridge Mall: 32 vacation rentals
  • Iowa Events Center: 33 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Des Moines listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Des Moines?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 houses in Des Moines. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Des Moines include:

  • Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Condos: 4 rentals available
  • Townhomes: 3 rentals available

Can I rent golf rentals in Des Moines?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 9 golf rentals in Des Moines. You have also many other possibilities in Des Moines area, including:

  • Skiing rentals: 5 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Des Moines?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Des Moines. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The Lively City of Des Moines Awaits You

    Take a vacation to Des Moines and enjoy the area's entertainment, live music and theater. Renowned for its sporting events, festivals and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Science Center of Iowa and Des Moines Art Center. Need more space to accommodate a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat? Rental homes often come with a full kitchen, separate dining area and laundry facilities.

    Attractions In and Around Des Moines

    Looking for places to see while you're in Des Moines? Local attractions include Iowa State Fairgrounds and Blank Park Zoo. Don't miss landmarks such as Salisbury House and unique cultural highlights like Science Center of Iowa and Des Moines Art Center. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Des Moines Botanical Center.

    You can take a shopping trip to Southridge Mall, Merle Hay Mall and Valley West Mall. Don't forget to buy tickets if you want to attend a game or event at Wells Fargo Arena or Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge and Haunting at Farrar are a couple of activities around the area. While in town, your visit can also include popular attractions like Iowa State Capitol Building.