UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

Guest Accommodations

The Care Inn

1300 Woodland Ave. (south of Iowa Methodist Medical Center)
P: (515) 241-3219; after hours or on holidays, please call (515) 241-6320

The Care Inn, which serves all four of our hospitals, provides accommodations for patients, family and friends. It includes maid service, full in-room kitchens and coin-operated laundry. Daily and weekly room rates are available.


The Ronald McDonald House

1441 Pleasant St.
P: (515) 243-2111

The Ronald McDonald House is an option for families that have a child (younger than 21 years) who is a patient at any local hospital. Cost is $10 per night.


Hotel Accommodations

We have arrangements with local hotels who may provide special rates and possible shuttle service. Inform the hotel you have a family member at Iowa Methodist Medical Center.

Des Moines Marriott Downtown

700 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA
P: (515) 245-5500   
Rates starting at $109 per night
*Must reference UnityPoint Health/provide proof of patient identification from hospital when checking in.

Holiday Inn Downtown

1050 6th Ave.
Des Moines, IA
P: (515) 283-0151
Rates starting at $81.95 per night
Shuttle service available

Hotel Fort Des Moines

1000 Walnut St.
Des Moines, IA
P: (515) 243-1161
Rates starting at $85 per night ($105 for a suite)

Quality Inn and Suites

929 3rd St.
Des Moines, IA
P: (515) 282-5251
Rates starting at $69.95 plus tax
Shuttle service available to hospital
*Must provide proof of patient identification from hospital when checking in.