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Please note the fitness center will be closed until August 31, 2022. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Stay at this Clive, Iowa hotel offering the highest degree of service and hospitality; ideally situated near the intersection of Interstates 80 and 35. The Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn and Suites is conveniently located in the thriving community of Clive, Iowa seven miles west of the capital city of Des Moines. Hotel guests will have easy access to area attractions including the historic Living History Farms, the Iowa State Capitol and Drake University. The Jordan Creek Center, a new upscale shopping and entertainment mall is two miles east of the hotel.

This new hotel in Clive offers standard rooms and suites; each room tastefully appointed with all the thoughtful amenities that make a difference while traveling. The Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn and Suites offers a full breakfast and features an indoor swimming pool and spa.

The friendly and knowledgeable staff is ready to ensure a comfortable and memorable stay. Make an online reservation today at the Best Western Plus Des Moines West Inn and Suites! Enjoy your stay. We impose a penalty for non-disclosed pets or non-accompanied pets of $100.

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Hotel Amenities

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Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a room. The size limit for a dog is 80 pounds. The pet friendly rate is $25 per day with a $150 per week maximum.
Child Policy
Children 13 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 1.00 mile(s) from Living History Farm, working historical farm
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Convention Center
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Iowa State Capitol
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Adventureland, amusement park, camping
  • 18.00 mile(s) from Blank Park Zoo, open from May 1 to October 15
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Bridges of Madison County


  • .05 mile(s) from Cracker Barrel, family dining
  • .05 mile(s) from El Rodeo, Mexican
  • .5 mile(s) from Granite City Brewery, American
  • .5 mile(s) from Biaggi s, Italian
  • .5 mile(s) from Damon s, American
  • .5 mile(s) from McDonalds, Fast Food
  • .5 mile(s) from Applebee's, American
  • .5 mile(s) from Chili's, American
  • 1 mile(s) from Panera Bread, American
  • 1 mile(s) from King and I, Thai
  • 1 mile(s) from Buca Di Beppo, Italian
  • 1 mile(s) from Rock Bottom Brewery and Restaurant, American
  • 1 mile(s) from Carlos O'Kelly's, Mexican
  • 2 mile(s) from Mondo's, American/seafood
  • 2 mile(s) from Outback Steakhouse,
  • 2 mile(s) from Olive Garden, Italian
  • 2 mile(s) from The Machine Shed Restaurant, American
  • 2 mile(s) from P.F. Changs, Chinese


  • 5 mile(s) from Drake University

Nearby Cities

  • 7 mile(s) from Des Moines
  • 12 mile(s) from Altoona
  • 30 mile(s) from Winterset
  • 35 mile(s) from Oceola
  • 40 mile(s) from Ames


  • 4.00 mile(s) from Ponderosa Public Golf Course
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Prairie Meadows Racetrack, over 1,200 slots/live racing/video/no tables for Blackjack or Poker/food and drinks
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Lakeside Casino in Oceola, Iowa


  • 2.00 mile(s) from Jordan Greek Center, Shopping,major stores, fine and casual dining
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Valley West Mall, shopping/major national stores
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Valley Junction, historical area, antiques, shops, clothing, food, bars, furniture old or new
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Merle Hay Mall, shopping/major national stores


  • Taxi, limo and rental car
  • 15 mile(s) from Des Moines International Airport
  • 16 mile(s) from Greyhound Bus Terminal