Welcome to Element West Des Moines

Let our West Des Moines, Iowa hotel inspire a healthy stay

If you are traveling for business, looking for extended-stay accommodations or just trying to get away for a weekend adventure, our hotel in West Des Moines, IA, has the modern and spacious rooms and suites you seek. Our eco-conscious hotel is just one mile from shopping at popular Jordan Creek Town Center and neighbors Wells Fargo's West Des Moines campus. At our Element West Des Moines hotel, traveling is a breeze thanks to our complimentary services such as parking, Wi-Fi and daily Grab and Go breakfast. Spread out in the comfort of spacious, bright rooms and suites at our West Des Moines, IA, hotel. Water-conserving features and energy-saving appliances help promote an eco-friendly lifestyle. In addition, we feature three event spaces to host your training seminar, board meeting, bridal shower or other family gatherings. At our hotel with kitchenettes in Des Moines, Iowa, let our professional staff show you how superior Marriott service should be.

Iowa State Fair!
Are you coming for the Iowa State Fair? We are located only 20 minutes from the Iowa State Fair Grounds and conveniently located near 35 and 235 interstates. Call us to start your reservation process and ask about our specials.
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Rooms & Suites

Stay at Element During NCAA
Start planning your travel arrangements with us during NCAA at Wells Fargo Arena. Our pet friendly hotel in West Des Moines is located right off I-35 with easy access to all the games in March. Book your stay now!
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Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Minimum Age to Check In: 21

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Welcome

$50.00 Per Stay Fee - Please call hotel directly for more information


Maximum Pet Weight: 100lbs

Maximum Number of Pets in Room: 2


Complimentary On-Site Parking

Off-Site Parking
Parking Lot 0.2 Miles
Long Term Parking
Electric Car Charging Station

Motion: Fitness Center


Motion: Fitness Center

Enhanced on-site fitness facility offering cardio equipment, free, weights and more. Open 24 hours.

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    Indoor Pool
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Stay In

Our fully equipped in-room kitchen allows you to prepare meals and stay in your rhythm while you’re on the road.

Stay Healthy

Start your morning off right with our healthful Rise breakfast, complimentary in all regions except Asia Pacific. Enjoy a hot item from our chef's station, whole fruits, nourishing granola and more.



Element West Des Moines

575 South Prairie View Drive, West Des Moines, Iowa, USA, 50266

Tel: +1 515-661-4345
Distance from Property: 11.0 Miles
Phone Number: +1 515-2565050
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Bus Station

Dart Bus Station Des Moines

Train Station


2021 Tripadvisor Travelers Choice
2021 Trip Advisor Travelers Choice Hotel

Property Details

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:
English, Spanish

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 515-661-4345

Accessible Hotel Features

Accessible on-site parking

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Van Accessible on-site parking

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Closed Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


Carbon Footprint: 16.84 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 248.55 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling

Electric car charging

Frequently Asked Questions

The check-in time at Element West Des Moines is 3:00 pm and the check-out time is 12:00 pm.

The pet policy at Element West Des Moines is:

Pets Welcome $50.00 Per Stay Fee - Please call hotel directly for more information Maximum Pet Weight: 100lbs Maximum Number of Pets in Room: 2

The parking options at Element West Des Moines are:

Complimentary On-Site Parking Off-Site Parking: Parking Lot 0.2 Miles Long Term Parking Electric Car Charging Station

The property amenities at Element West Des Moines are:

Sustainability Free Wifi Free Continental Breakfast Free Coffee/Tea Kitchen Restaurant Indoor Pool Hot Tub Fitness Center Meeting Space Activities for Kids Bicycle Rental Convenience Store Dry Cleaning Service Laundry Room Service Wake up Calls Kitchenette Mobile Key Digital Check In Service Request

Yes, Element West Des Moines has free Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.