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Des Moines Vacation Rentals

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 Index in Des Moines

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Des Moines is in July, while the cheapest month is in November. 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 November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
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 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 August, when temperatures peak at 99 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -19 ˚F. The wettest month in Des Moines is June with 9.4 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 0.38 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Des Moines

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Agoda, priceline and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 473 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Des Moines, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Des Moines is available at $20 per night. On average, a place to stay in Des Moines will cost you $107 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 60 accommodations in Des Moines that have WiFi. We have 20 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 14 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Des Moines by car, be sure to choose from 61 accommodations that provide parking. 11 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 23 pet-friendly places to stay in Des Moines, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

We combine a wide variety of Des Moines accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 54 places to stay from Airbnb, 19 accommodations from Agoda and 9 places to stay from priceline.

241 of our accommodations in Des Moines have been reviewed and rated. 74% are rated excellent or good. 47 accommodations allow instant booking.

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