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Vacation rentals in Des Moines

Vacation rentals in Des Moines

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Top-rated vacation rentals in Des Moines

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  • Beaverdale Brick Retreat
    SUPERHOSTEntire guest suite · 3 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath
    Beaverdale Brick Retreat

    Welcome to Suite Chez Jennie! :) Private, secluded, yet close to lots of stuff. Lots of color and fun decor. Short drive to Drake and DMU: One full bed, one single day bed, private bathroom, wifi, smart TV with Netflix, and Hulu, cozy electric fireplace, exclusive access to laundry room and screened porch, compact fridge, toaster, microwave, coffee maker and wine on request, quirky charm, your own entrance and "sitting porch." Following all cleaning protocols to help us both stay safe!

    What guests are saying:

    “We were in town from Brooklyn to canvas for our main man, Bernard Sanders, and needed a place to sleep. Jennie's en suite was an ideal place for our visit. It was a quick trip to where we needed to be. The bed was super comfortable, ideal for catching up on rest after eight-hour long canvassing shifts where we walked upward of eight miles! Jennie also had a really well-stocked bathroom: toothpaste, aleve, allergy medicine, etc (in my experience, many hosts overlook these little details). The space was also very clean, and my partner, who is allergic to cats, didn't suffer any symptoms while there. Finally, Jennie was really friendly and responsive, and her three cats were so cute! In all, a great place to spend a couple of days.”

  • Private Queen Room in Shared Historic Victorian
    SUPERHOSTPrivate room · 2 guests · 1 bed · 2.5 baths
    Private Queen Room in Shared Historic Victorian

    Lovely Victorian home in Historic district.

    What guests are saying:

    “Great host and exactly what you’d expect, no surprises!”

  • Steps to Drake, Minutes to Downtown w Patio+Yard!
    SUPERHOSTEntire house · 5 guests · 3 beds · 1 bath
    Steps to Drake, Minutes to Downtown w Patio+Yard!

    Enjoy the convenience of being only steps away from all the activities Drake University has to offer! Whether you stay to relax or are on the go, we invite you to enjoy a complimentary glass of wine, fresh coffee or tea, snack bars, and fruit snacks. Each bedroom has Queen-size beds with super-soft microfiber 1800-count sheets, and the bathroom is stocked with fresh, fluffy bath towels. Netflix/Hulu equipped, games, movies...we have lots to keep you entertained. We strive to go above and beyond!

    What guests are saying:

    “This home was perfectly located near a private university meaning there were many restaurants and cafes nearby. The home had great streaming services and Danielle was extremely accommodating with our needs and flight times. My wife and I will stay again when visiting our family in Iowa. This is a glowing review! Thank you Danielle!”

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Popular amenities for Des Moines vacation rentals

  • Kitchen
  • Wifi
  • Pool
  • Free parking on premises
  • Air conditioning

Vacation rentals under $115

The average cost for a stay in Des Moines is $144/night.

Cozy retreat near Downtown & Drake University!
SUPERHOSTEntire townhouse
Cozy retreat near Downtown & Drake University!
Price:$40 / night
Des Moines Historic Sherman Hill Apartment
SUPERHOSTEntire apartment
Des Moines Historic Sherman Hill Apartment
Price:$48 / night
Steps to Drake, Minutes to Downtown w Patio+Yard!
SUPERHOSTEntire house
Steps to Drake, Minutes to Downtown w Patio+Yard!
Price:$50 / night
Stylish 1BR Apt in Downtown
SUPERHOSTEntire apartment
Stylish 1BR Apt in Downtown
Price:$49 / night
Forestdale Guest House
SUPERHOSTEntire guest suite
Forestdale Guest House
Price:$69 / night
A Beautiful Home Near Downtown
SUPERHOSTPrivate room
A Beautiful Home Near Downtown
Price:$34 / night
⇛Mid-Century Magic • A True Des Moines Find⇚
SUPERHOSTEntire bungalow
⇛Mid-Century Magic • A True Des Moines Find⇚
Price:$74 / night
Private Queen Room in Shared Historic Victorian
SUPERHOSTPrivate room
Private Queen Room in Shared Historic Victorian
Price:$40 / night
Cozy Beaverdale Home #1
Private room
Cozy Beaverdale Home #1
Price:$30 / night
Convenient Queen Near I-35, Fairgrounds, DwnTwn
SUPERHOSTPrivate room
Convenient Queen Near I-35, Fairgrounds, DwnTwn
Price:$28 / night
TLC B&B
SUPERHOSTPrivate room
TLC B&B
Price:$30 / night
Cutie close to the Airport
Private room
Cutie close to the Airport
Price:$30 / night
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