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What's Ames like?

Ames is a family-friendly place known for its restaurants. Take a campus tour or explore the surrounding area of Iowa State University. While you're in town, don't miss a chance to see sights like Stephens Auditorium and Hilton Coliseum.

Where are the best places to stay in Ames?

We have 37 Ames accommodations with prices starting at ZAR 640. Choose one of our 37 deals and get discounts of up to 30%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Ames and the surrounding area:

  • • 31 3-star accommodations from ZAR 824 per night
  • • 11 2-star accommodations from ZAR 670 per night

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Ames:

Hampton Inn & Suites Ames

2.5-star Ames hotel with indoor pool
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Spacious rooms

Iowa House Historic Inn near Campus

3-star B&B, convenient to Iowa State University
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Central location

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Ames

2.5-star Ames hotel with indoor pool
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Central location

Sleep Inn & Suites Ames near ISU Campus

2.5-star hotel
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Central location

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ames

2.5-star Ames hotel with indoor pool
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • 24-hour fitness center • Walkable location

Things to See and Do in Ames

What is there to see in Ames?

  • • Iowa State University
  • • Hilton Coliseum
  • • Jack Trice Stadium
  • • Reiman Gardens
  • • Iowa State Center

What is there to do in Ames?

  • • Stephens Auditorium
  • • Veenker Memorial Golf Course
  • • Farm House Museum
  • • Brunnier Art Museum
  • • Main Street Cultural District

When is the best time to visit Ames?

  • • Hottest months: July, June, August, September (average 83°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, December, February, November (average 14°F)
  • • Rainiest months: June, July, August, and May (average 4.86 inches of rainfall)

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