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Des Moines Travel Guide

Des Moines is not only the capital of Iowa, but also a bustling city with a fantastic mixture of modern trendy living with the charm and welcoming attitude of a small town. Des Moines is not only a great place to live, but it is also becoming a better and better place to spend the weekend.

Things to Do in Des Moines

With a full range of different restaurants, bars, and pubs, you are certain to enjoy some great food with locally grown produce. Also, the area is dotted with a variety of numerous shops and malls. Some of the most entertaining spots include the Science Center of Iowa where you can catch a wide range of cool exhibits. Or, head to Brenton for some ice-skating and shopping. Check out Blank Park Zoo for some close encounters with animals.

Best Time to Visit Des Moines

During winter head to Des Moines for some skiing at Sleepy Hollow. During summer enjoy the nice warm weather by taking part in the many outdoor activities

Price and Availability in Des Moines

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Des Moines tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Des Moines tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Des Moines is in July, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Des Moines is in the high season in June. Des Moines has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Des Moines

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Des Moines. The hottest month in Des Moines is June, when temperatures peak at 96 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -20 ˚F. The wettest month in Des Moines is August with 9.5 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 1.06 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Des Moines

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 456 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Des Moines ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Des Moines can be budget-friendly - our lowest price rental is available at $20 per night. The average price of a rental is $104 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 69 accommodations in Des Moines that have WiFi. 11 places to stay include a breakfast. You can maintain your workout routine by staying at one of 19 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Des Moines, you'll want to pick from 73 places to stay that provide parking. We track 11 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.

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AllTheRooms compares vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from loads of providers in Des Moines, including 65 places to stay from Airbnb, 19 accommodations from Agoda and 13 places to stay from Priceline

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