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405 Hayward Avenue
Ames, IA 50014

Morning sun in Loft Suite 301
Iowa House east facade faces east toward Hayward Avenue.
A hot breakfast favorite
The ISU Campanile is a short walk from the Iowa House
Private bath with combination whirlpool tub and shower.
Room 205 showing recliner and desk.  This northwest corner spot is a guest favorite.
Lighted "Iowa House" sign in the front yard faces the corner of Hayward Avenue and Knapp Street.
Loft Suite 303 spiral staircase.
Living room conversation areas
Private baths with showers & whirlpool tubs
Iowa House east facade facing Hayward Street
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405 Hayward Avenue Ames, Iowa 50014
1-855-292-2474 |

The Iowa House - Hotel In Ames, Iowa

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 * * * History & Architecture * * * 
Built in 1924 as the "Sigma Sigma Delta Chi" fraternity house, Iowa House features a unique double facade, one front facing Hayward Ave, the other facing Knapp St.  Lower gables intersect the steeply-pitched complex hip roof. The Knapp facade boasts a porte-cochere or covered coach entrance with a front gable roof. Iowa House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places
* * * Amenities * * *
Pillow-top beds are furnished with crisp white hypoallergenic comforters and colorful quilts. All rooms have flat-screen TV's, hair dryers and baskets with lotion, shampoo, and conditioner. Most have refrigerators and microwaves. Irons and ironing boards are available. Lofts have a second TV & A/C unit...check rates
* * * Location * * *
This Hotel in Ames, Iowa is three blocks from central campus and convenient to "Campustown" shops and restaurants, the ISU Memorial Union, Knapp-Storms Dining, Iowa State Center, Jack Trice Stadium and Hilton Coliseum...check rates
* * * Unique Lodging * * *
Massive renovation in 2008 transformed fraternity house into a charming 15-Room ISU hotel just 3 blocks from central campus. Warm hospitality and historic charm combine with private baths, whirlpool tubs and WiFi to make your experience both relaxing and memorable at this lodging in Ames, Iowa...and then, there's the gourmet country breakfast...more
* * * Guests * * *
Iowa House is a natural for visitors from both home and abroad. Great for quiet getaways, the house hosts sorority and fraternity reunions, wedding groups, family gatherings, retreats, small certification classes and extended stays.  We can be your temporary home if you're moving to or from Ames!