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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Tower
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Tower
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Executive Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Room, 2 Queen Beds, Refrigerator
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Pet-friendly hotel connected to the convention center in Ames with free parking

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
24-hour front desk

Location

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Reiman Gardens and Jack Trice Stadium. Stephens Auditorium and Iowa State Center are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 187 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Gateway Hotel and Conference Center

2100 Green Hills Drive, Ames, IA 50014

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Gateway Hotel and Conference Center provides a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary manager's reception is offered on select days. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 20000 square feet (1858 square meters) include a conference center. This business-friendly hotel also offers a garden, a picnic area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center has designated areas for smoking.

  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Express check-out
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built - 1978
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Computer station
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1858
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9
  • Free reception
  • Free long-term parking
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20000
  • Conference center
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 187
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 8
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hindi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Gateway Hotel and Conference Center offers 187 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and designer toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters. 40-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. This Ames hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Microwaves and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Individually decorated
  • Free local calls
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Private bathroom
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Cable TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

The hotel offers a complimentary manager's reception on select days.

The IowaStater - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets stay free
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 3 per room (up to 100 lbs)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 9.75 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 50 (subject to availability)
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 5 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Gateway Ames
  • Gateway Hotel
  • Gateway Hotel Ames
  • Hotel Gateway
  • Gateway Conference Center Ames
  • Gateway Hotel and Conference Center Ames
  • Gateway Hotel and Conference Center Hotel
  • Gateway Hotel and Conference Center Hotel Ames

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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