Located in Urbandale/Des Moines, The Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines boasts a full-service restaurant, tiki bar, and free WiFi throughout the property. Every room features a flat-screen TV. Some units have a seating area where you can relax. An on-site water park features two 160 foot waterslides, a 40 foot pirate ship in a zero depth entry pool, a lap pool and adult only hot tub. Guests can enjoy the on-site fitness centre. Additionally, the property offers a 24-hour front desk, ATM machine, and gift shop/arcade at the property. Ames is 42 km from Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines, while West Des Moines is 11 km from the property. The nearest airport is Des Moines International Airport, 15 km from the property.