Where to stay around West Des Moines?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 70 vacation rentals near West Des Moines. From 36 Hotels to 19 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near West 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 West Des Moines?

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

  • Jordan Creek Town Center: 82 vacation rentals
  • Jordan House: 81 vacation rentals
  • Willow Creek Golf Club: 81 vacation rentals
  • Val Air Ballroom: 82 vacation rentals
  • West Grand Golf: 83 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West 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 Hotels in West Des Moines?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 36 Hotels in West Des Moines. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Des Moines include:

  • Houses: 19 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Studios: 6 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 31 vacation rentals with pool available in West Des Moines. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The artsy area of West Des Moines awaits your stay

    Enjoy the area's theater scene, live music and opera and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in West Des Moines. This city's shopping, sporting events and restaurants draw many visitors. Des Moines Art Center and Salisbury House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

    Activities and attractions in and around West Des Moines

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes West Des Moines a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Blank Park Zoo (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
    • Iowa State Fairgrounds (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Adventureland (15 mi / 24.1 km)
    • Clive Aquatic Center (1.1 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Pump It Up (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • West Grand Golf (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)

    Exploring the natural features in West Des Moines

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, West Des Moines is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Walnut Woods State Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Gray’s Lake Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Pappajohn Sculpture Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)