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Ramada Tropics Resort & Conference Center

  • 5000 Merle Hay Road | Urbandale, IA 50322
  • Phone: (515) 278-0271
  • Region: Northwest
  • Overview
    The Ramada Tropics Resort & Conference Center is the only destination resort hotel in Des Moines! Our hotel features 166 guest rooms with complimentary parking and WiFi, indoor waterpark, Castaway’s Bar and Grill, over 8,000 sq. ft. of conference center space and is conveniently located off Interstate 80.
  • Amenities
    Hotel Amenities
    Restaurants
    General Information
    • Total Rooms: 166
    • Doubles Doubles: 126
    • Singles: 20
    • Suites #: 20
    • Business Center:
    • Cable TV:
    • Coach Parking:
    • Coffee in Room:
    • Date Opened: 01/1972
    • Dry Cleaning:
    • Fitness Center:
    • Free Parking:
    • Group Dining:
    • Indoor Pool:
    • Pool Hours: 9 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    • Internet Access:
    • Laundry:
    • Lounge:
    • Meeting Rooms:
    • Microwave Available:
    • Most Recent Renovation: 2009-06-01
    • Non-Smoking:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Refrigerator Available:
    • Restaurant:
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    • Shopping within 3 blocks:
    • Suites:
    • Whirlpool:
    • Whirlpool Suite:
    • Free Wireless Internet:
    • Wireless Internet Available :
    • Wireless Internet Notes (add fees or free): FREE
    • Additional Notes: 28,000 sq. ft. indoor water park, poolside Tiki bar, Castaways Bar & Grill, Arcade. 8,000 sq. ft. of meeting space.
    General Information
    • Accept Credit Cards:
    • Accept Motorcoach:
    • Accept Reservations:
    • AV Capabilities: yes
    • Average Price Breakfast: $
    • Average Price Brunch: $
    • Average Price Dinner: $$
    • Average Price Lunch: $
    • Bar:
    • Brunch:
    • Children's Menu:
    • Days of Operation: Sun - Sat
    • Late Night Dining:
    • Number of Private Dining Rooms: 1
    • Outdoor Seating Capacity: no
    • Private Dining Space:
    • Seating Capacity of Private Dining: 40
    • Total Seating Capacity: 100
  • Meeting Facilities
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Exhibits Space
    • Floorplan File Floorplan File
    • Largest Room 5200
    • Total Sq. Ft. 7160
    • Theatre Capacity 400
    • A/V Capabilities? true
    • Free Parking? true
    • Parking Capacity 500
    • Wireless Internet Available? true
    • Banquet Capacity 350
    • Number of Rooms 7
    • Booths 28
    • Suites 20
    • Classroom Capacity 200
    • Sleeping Rooms 166
    Salon B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 490
    • Width: 15.6
    • Length: 31.4
    • Theater Capacity: 44
    • Classroom Capacity: 22
    • Banquet Capacity: 36
    Salon C
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 490
    • Width: 15.6
    • Length: 31.4
    • Theater Capacity: 44
    • Classroom Capacity: 22
    • Banquet Capacity: 36
    Main Ballroom
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 5200
    • Width: 73.2
    • Length: 73.2
    • Theater Capacity: 400
    • Classroom Capacity: 200
    • Banquet Capacity: 350
    Ballroom: Northeast
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1300
    • Width: 36.6
    • Length: 37.1
    • Theater Capacity: 100
    • Classroom Capacity: 60
    • Banquet Capacity: 72
    Salon A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 490
    • Width: 15.6
    • Length: 31.4
    • Theater Capacity: 44
    • Classroom Capacity: 22
    • Banquet Capacity: 36
    Salon D
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 490
    • Width: 15.6
    • Length: 31.4
    • Theater Capacity: 44
    • Classroom Capacity: 22
    • Banquet Capacity: 36
    Salon A & B Combined
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 980
    • Width: 31.2
    • Length: 31.4
    • Theater Capacity: 80
    • Classroom Capacity: 44
    • Banquet Capacity: 60
    Ballroom: West
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2600
    • Width: 73.2
    • Length: 36.8
    • Theater Capacity: 200
    • Classroom Capacity: 100
    • Banquet Capacity: 168
    Ballroom: Southeast
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1300
    • Width: 36.6
    • Length: 37.1
    • Theater Capacity: 100
    • Classroom Capacity: 60
    • Banquet Capacity: 72
    Pre-Conference Space (North and East Lobbies)
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2500