The city of Ankeny’s motto is “Bringing it all together,” and at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Ankeny, IA, that’s exactly what we’re doing. Whether you’re in the Des Moines metro area to tour a nearby college, catch a concert at the Wells Fargo Arena or attend a business conference, our hotel provides the perfect home base. You can recharge with a dip in the indoor pool or a soak in the hot tub so that you’re ready to go again. With quick access to Des Moines via I-35 and amenities like free high-speed Internet access and a complimentary, hot breakfast, the Country Inn & Suites is bringing it all together for your comfort and convenience.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
We’ve got your first meal covered with our free Be Our Guest Breakfast. Kick back in the lobby with complimentary coffee and cookies as you thumb through a free weekday USA TODAY® newspaper. Later, you can burn off those calories with an energizing workout in our fitness center or indoor pool. Relax and enjoy these conveniences during your stay:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Unwind in one of our rooms or suites, decorated in soothing neutral tones. Settle in with a hot drink from the in-room coffeemaker, and then hop onto the comfy bed to enjoy your favorite shows on a 42-inch flat-screen TV. Standard amenities include:
Traveling with family? Enjoy the additional space in our Queen Parlor Suites, which feature:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Kick-start your morning with our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. Enjoy favorites like fresh fruit, bagels and hot dishes. For lunch, try local favorite Tasty Tacos, which has been featured in Food Network Magazine, and then head to The Village Inn for dinner—be sure to save room for their famous desserts! Both lie within two miles of the hotel, and even more restaurants can be found nearby.
Things to Do Near Ankeny
The golf course at Briarwood Club of Ankeny, the shops at Merle Hay Mall, and several colleges and universities lie less than 15 minutes away. As you explore the area, check out these attractions:
Adventureland Park – Zip and zoom your way through a day of family fun at one of Iowa’s top amusement parks. Drive 10 miles to enjoy over 100 thrilling rides, many tasty treats and endless adventure.
Greater Des Moines Botanical Center – Year-round displays of colorful blossoms await just 10 minutes down the road from the hotel. Enjoy a relaxing jaunt through the terrarium and outdoor gardens.
Wells Fargo Arena – Whether it’s costumed crusaders at Wizard World Comic Con or cheering fans at a music concert, people consistently flock to the Wells Fargo Arena and Iowa Events Center for excitement. Check the calendar to see what’s happening just eight miles away during your stay.
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Groups & Meetings
Host an event for up to 20 guests at the Country Inn & Suites. Audiovisual equipment, a personalized Web page and discount packages for groups ensure that your event runs as smoothly as possible.
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