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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 warmest months in Des Moines are May and June, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to -10 ˚F. The wettest month in Des Moines is July with 5.87 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.16 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Des Moines

Choose the perfect rental for your vacation at AllTheRooms.com. We compare Airbnb, Agoda, Priceline and many more. AllTheRooms has 456 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Des Moines, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A vacation in Des Moines can be budget-friendly - the lowest price accommodation is available at $20 a night. The average price of an accommodation is around $104 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 69 accommodations in Des Moines that have WiFi. 11 places to stay include a morning meal. Choose from 19 places to stay that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Des Moines? Then choose one of the 73 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 11 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 24 pet-friendly places to stay in Des Moines, so if you're traveling with your pet you won't have any trouble.

We combine a wide variety of Des Moines accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 3 providers, including 65 places to stay from Airbnb, 19 accommodations from Agoda and 13 places to stay from Priceline.

219 of our accommodations in Des Moines have been reviewed and rated. 70% are rated great. 52 accommodations allow instant booking.

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