8800 Northpark Drive, Johnston, Iowa 50131 USA
+1 515-727-4066

TownePlace Suites Des Moines Urbandale

8800 Northpark Drive

Johnston, Iowa 50131 USA

Phone:+1 515-727-4066

Fax:+1 515-331-0302

Toll-free:+1 866-307-1816

Sales:+1 515-727-4066

Sales fax:+1 515-331-0302

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Bar-B-Q and/or picnic area


Beauty shop

Car Rental

Vending machines

Coffee in lobby

Coffee/tea in-room

Housekeeping service daily

Laundry on-site

Laundry on-site, coin operated

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Electrical adapters
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Luxury bedding - crisp linens, thicker mattresses, custom comforters, fluffier pillows
  • 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
  • Movies/videos, pay-per-view
  • Plug In Panel

Kitchen Amenities

  • Conventional oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave oven
  • Pots, pans, serving dishes
  • Refrigerator
  • Silverware
  • Stove
  • Table and chairs
  • Toaster

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: voice mail
  • Two-line phone
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Bar-B-Q and/or picnic area

Sundry/Convenience store

Free Breakfast

Buffet breakfast, complimentary

Hot breakfast, complimentary

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (3 miles)

Bowling (5 miles)

Hiking (5 miles)

Horseback riding (12 miles)

Jet-skiing (8 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail (3 miles)

Kayaking (8 miles)

Mountain biking, trail (5 miles)

Miniature golf (2 miles)

Sailing (8 miles)

Scuba diving

Sleepy Hollow Sports Park (15 miles)

Indoor Courts (4 miles)

Lighted Outdoor (4 miles)

Outdoor Courts (4 miles)

Volleyball (5 miles)

Water-skiing (8 miles)

Hunting (5 miles)

Nature preserve, trail (5 miles)

Rock climbing (3 miles)


Get Fit Cardio Room


Indoor Pool (Closed for renovation July 16 - 28, 2017)



Copper Creek (15 miles)

Copper Creek

Beaver Creek Golf Course (4 miles)

Beaver Creek Golf Course

Longview Golf Center (2 miles)

Longview Golf Center

Waveland (10 miles)


Tournament Club of Iowa (12 miles)

Tournament Club of Iowa

Grand View (10 miles)

Grand View

Local Attractions

Adventureland Park

305 34th Ave NW

14 miles E from hotel

Science Center of Iowa

401 W Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

11.6 miles SE from hotel

Iowa State Capitol

1007 E Grand Ave

14 miles SE from hotel

Wells Fargo Arena

730 Third Street

15 miles SE from hotel

Des Moines Art Center

4700 Grand Avenue

13 miles S from hotel

Civic Center

221 Walnut St.

11.2 miles SE from hotel

Living History Farms

2600 111th St.

5.2 miles S from hotel

Blank Park Zoo

7401 SW 9th Street

20.6 miles SE from hotel

Des Moines Botanical Center

909 Robert D. Ray Drive

10.8 miles SE from hotel

Iowa Gold Star Museum

7105 NW 70th Avenue

3.9 miles N from hotel

Salisbury House

4025 Tonawanda Drive

13 miles SE from hotel

Historic East Village

East Grand Avenue. 4th - 7th blocks

18 miles from hotel

Hoyt Sherman Place

1501 Woodland Avenue

14.6 miles from hotel

John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park

1330 Grand Avenue

15.2 miles from hotel

Simon Estes Amphitheater

75 East Locust Street

11.4 miles from hotel

Val Air Ballroom

301 Ashworth Road

11.3 miles from hotel

The World Food Prize Foundation

666 Grand Avenue

11.3 miles from hotel


617 Grand Avenue

11.3 miles from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Des Moines International Airport (DSM)


Airport Phone: +1 515-256-5056

Hotel direction: 16 miles N

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 40 USD (one way)
Visit DSM airport website
Driving directions

From Des Moines International Airport - Leave the Airport and turn Right on Fleur Drive. Merge Onto Iowa 5-N To North I-35 Towards Minneapolis. I-35 merges with I-80 East. Take NW 86th Street Exit 129, turn left off of exit and left onto Northpark Drive. Hotel is on left side of Northpark.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Messenger service

Network/Internet printing

Page limit for free outgoing fax


For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 515-727-4066.

Accessible Self-parking Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms Bathroom grab bars Bathtub grab bars Bathtub seat Business Center Deadbolt locks, lowered Door night guards, lowered Doors with lever handles Electrical outlets, lowered Fitness Center Flashing door knockers Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits Meeting spaces and ballrooms No transfer shower s available Pool accessible Pool pathway Public entrance alternative Registration Desk Pathway Registration desk Roll-in shower Service animals allowed on property for people with disabilities Shower wand, adjustable TTY/TTD available TV with close-captioning Toilet seat at wheelchair height Vanities, accessible Viewports, lowered Elevators
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