AC Hotel Des Moines East Village

401 East Grand Avenue

Des Moines, Iowa 50309 USA

Phone:+1 515-518-6060

Fax:+1 515-282-4456

Toll-free:+1 515-518-6060

Sales:+1 515-518-6080

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental


Coffee in lobby

Coffee/tea in-room

Buffet breakfast, fee from: 13.95 USD

Concierge desk

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bottled water: Complimentary
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Internet TV
  • Movies/videos

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: voice mail

Kitchen Amenities

  • Microwave oven
  • Silverware
  • Table and chairs
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Sundry/Convenience store


Buffet breakfast, fee from 13.95 USD


The Republic on Grand

Sip. Relax. Repeat. Sit inside or check out the sixth floor outdoor lounge overlooking the downtown city lights. Pair a craft cocktail with artisanal favorites.

Open for dinner Dress code: Casual

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (0.5 miles)

Boating (12 miles)

Bowling (4.3 miles)

Jet-skiing (12 miles)

Kayaking (2.7 miles)

Miniature golf (13.6 miles)

Sailing (12 miles)

Snow skiing (50 miles)

Snow skiing (4.3 miles)

Tennis (4.4 miles)

Bike Rentals (0.1 miles)


Fitness center on-site


(5.5 miles)

Local Attractions

John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park

1400 Grand Ave

Blank Park Zoo

7401 SW 9th St

Gray's Lake Park

2100 Fleur Drive

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Des Moines International Airport (DSM)


Airport Phone: +1 515-256-5050

Hotel direction: 6 miles NE

  • Airport shuttle service, on request, complimentary
  • Alternate transportation: Majestic Limo & Coach;on request
Visit DSM airport website
Driving directions

Start out going south on Cowles Dr toward Fleur Dr. Turn left onto Fleur Dr. Turn right onto W. Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy. Turn left onto SW 2nd St. Turns into 2nd Ave. Turn right on Grand. Hotel is located on the right.

The Eastern Iowa Airport - Cedar Rapids (CID)


Airport Phone: +1 319-362-8336

Hotel direction: 122 miles SW

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Airport Shuttle Service; fee: 205 USD (one way) ;reservation required
Visit CID airport website
Driving directions

Start out going S on Arthur Collins Pkwy SW towards Crossfield Ln SW. Turn Left on 18th St SW. Take 1st right onto Wright Brothers Blvd SW/County Hwy- E70. Merge onto I-380 S toward Iowa City. Merge onto I-80 W toward DSM. Merge onto I-235 W via exit 137A. Take the Penn Ave Exit 8B. Turn left into E 6th St. Take right onto E Grand.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Messenger service

Overnight delivery/pickup


For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 515-518-6060+1 515-518-6060.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s)

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Accessible Self-parking
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Alarm clock telephone ringers
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Deadbolt locks, lowered
  • Doors with lever handles
  • Electrical outlets, lowered
  • Flashing door knockers
  • Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits
  • No transfer shower s available
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower wand, adjustable
  • TTY/TTD available
  • TV with close-captioning
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height
  • Vanities, accessible
  • Viewports, lowered
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