Altoona Home 11 Mi to Downtown Des Moines

Property ID: 480633AltoonaIAUS
Sleeps 134 BR3.5 BA
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Whether you’re visiting downtown Des Moines, catching a game at Iowa State, or simply in need of a getaway, this 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom vacation rental is the perfect home away from home. Take advantage of its fully equipped kitchen, multiple living spaces, and backyard ideal for barbecuing, dining, and playing outdoors. Make sure to visit the acclaimed Downtown Farmers' Market, try your luck at the Prairie Meadows Casino, and stop by Sleepy Hollow Sports Park for year-round fun!


  • Kitchen
  • Free Parking
  • Deck
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Washer
  • Laptop Friendly
  • Essentials
  • Central Heating
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Self Check-In


Location Details

DOWNTOWN DESTINATIONS (~11 miles): Wells Fargo Arena, Iowa Events Center, Pappajohn Sculpture Park, Farmers’ Market, Principal Park, State Capitol, shops, restaurants, bars & more

AREA ACTIVITIES: Prairie Meadows Casino (2 miles), Outlets of Des Moines (4 miles), Adventureland Park (4 miles), Iowa State Fairgrounds (7 miles), Des Moines Art Center (14 miles), Merle Hay Mall (16 miles), Iowa State University (36 miles)

OPT OUTSIDE: Sleepy Hollow Sports Park (7 miles), MacRae Park (14 miles), Des Moines Water Works Park (16 miles), Walnut Woods State Park (24 miles)

AIRPORT: Des Moines International Airport (19 miles)


10 reviews
  • Great stay


    Was a great spot from the wedding venue we attended. Everything was only a few minutes drive away. House was well cleaned and ready upon arrival and had great communications with our guest contact. Couldn't be more happy about the stay.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published November 10, 2023
  • Great Family Get Away


    The property was in a great location, very clean and we were able to have enough space for the entire group. We’ve stayed at several VRBO’s over the years, this property exceeded our expectations. We enjoyed our stay very much and would rent again for sure.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Tracy C.
    Published October 3, 2023
  • Wedding/Family reunion


    Very Clean, close to all our needs!

    Accommodated 4 families!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published October 2, 2023
  • Wonderful stay!


    Was a wonderful stay and very clean and tidy. Will definitely stay here again!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Kara S
    Published August 1, 2023
  • Best Rental Ever


    We have been using VRBO rentals for years. This one was the best we have stayed at. We liked it so much, we will rent it again.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Ann S.
    Published July 11, 2023
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