Where to stay around Des Moines?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 362 vacation rentals near Des Moines. From 221 houses to 33 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 is the best area to stay when traveling to Des Moines?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Des Moines:

  • Seattle Waterfront: 528 vacation rentals
  • North End: 52 vacation rentals
  • Three Tree Point: 18 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 23 vacation rentals
  • South Tacoma: 27 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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:

  • Des Moines Marina: 1,895 vacation rentals
  • Highline Community College: 1,705 vacation rentals
  • Seattle Center: 2,021 vacation rentals
  • Washington State Convention Center: 2,011 vacation rentals
  • Lake Sammamish State Park: 1,912 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 221 houses in Des Moines. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Des Moines include:

  • Apartments: 33 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available
  • Condos: 20 rentals available

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

Can I rent golf resort rentals in Des Moines?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 163 golf resort rentals in Des Moines. You have also many other possibilities in Des Moines area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 73 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 72 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 71 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 26 vacation rentals with pool available in Des Moines. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Delight in the Waterfront Landscape of Des Moines

    The ocean and beaches create a pretty picture of Des Moines. This city's coffeehouses, shopping and churches attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and budget-friendly location. Top attractions in the area include Museum of Glass, Pike Place Market and Nordstrom. Thinking of staying in a rental home? Vacation rentals often feature a full kitchen, Internet access and maybe even a fireplace.

    Attractions In and Around Des Moines

    First time in Des Moines and looking for places to see? Some of the area's family-friendly draws for travelers include Space Needle, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium and Puyallup Fairgrounds. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Columbia Center and Seattle Great Wheel or spend an enlightening afternoon at Museum of Glass or Museum of Pop Culture. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches like Saltwater State Park and Newcastle Beach Park and green spaces such as Russell Road Park and Angle Lake Park.

    You can take a shopping trip to Pike Place Market, Nordstrom and Kent Station. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Emerald Downs or Tacoma Dome. Activities around the area include Des Moines Marina, Port of Tacoma and Foss Waterway Seaport. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region like Safeco Field, CenturyLink Field or Washington State Convention Center to your agenda.