Hotels Near Drake University

UniversityParent’s Travel Team has found hotels near Drake University that parents will love. Whether it’s time for parents weekend, an athletic event, or just a quick trip to visit your Drake student, it’s important to find the right hotel. We’ve listed the parent-friendly hotels below in order of distance to campus. Each one has features like free breakfast, free local/airport shuttles, or free Wi-fi.

Hotels near Drake University

Holiday Inn Des Moines Downtown

★★★☆☆ | 1.3 miles from Drake University | Rating: 7.1

Just over a mile from Drake campus, the Holiday Inn offers a free shuttle to the airport and local attractions, so parents won’t need to bother with a rental car or finding parking during sporting events.
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Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines-On The River

★★★☆☆ | 2 miles from Drake University | Rating: 8.6

Parents flying in from out of town will want to take advantage of the free shuttle to Des Moines International Airport. For parents traveling with the rest of the family, the couch-bed, mini fridge and microwave will make life easier on the road.
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Hyatt Place Des Moines Downtown

★★★☆☆ | 2.2 miles from Drake University | Rating: 9.1

Parents know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and they can save money and time at the Hyatt Place. Fuel up before spending a big day with your Drake student.
Hotels near Drake University

Hotels near Drake University

Holiday Inn Des Moines-Airport/Conf Center

★★★☆☆ | 4.3 miles from Drake University | Rating: 6.9

Drake University parents are busy, and may need to keep up with work while visiting their student. The Holiday Inn offers a business center to keep them connected. It’s also a pet-friendly hotel.
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