Accommodations

Ames High Class of 1963 Reunion

September 27-29, 2013

Hotel Information

Note:  For hotels listed here, when making reservations be sure to tell them that you are attending the Ames High Class of ’63 Reunion to qualify for the special rates shown.  Rates apply for Thursday night, September 26 through Sunday night, September 29. Room blocks are on hold through May 31, 2013.  Also, there are quite a few other hotels in Ames where you may find lower rates.  Here’s a link to a hotel listing at the website of the Ames Convention and Visitors Bureau: http://www.visitames.com/Come_And_Stay/ames_hotels.aspx

Gateway Hotel (Headquarters)   (515-337-8286)

The Reunion Planning Committee has designated the Gateway as the “headquarters” hotel, where we will have a welcome desk and greeting area in the lobby from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, September 26 and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, September 27.  (The party at Prairie Moon Winery begins at 5 p.m. Friday.)

Location:  2100 Green Hills Drive   
                Intersection of Highway 30 and University Boulevard

Rooms reserved through May 31:  40

Special rates per night:  $99 plus tax for rooms w/2 Queens, or suite w/one King for $109

Amenities:  Full service hotel,“Iowa Stater” restaurant/bar, pool/hot tub, fitness center, wi-fi, walking trail

 

Best Western University Park Inn & Suites   (515-296-2500)

Location:  2500 University Boulevard  
                Across University Blvd. from Gateway Hotel

Rooms reserved through May 31:  20

Special rate per night:  $94 plus tax (variety of bed configurations available, incl. King suites w/pull out sofas and 2 TV’s)

Amenities:  complimentary hot breakfast, pool, hot tub, fitness center, wi-fi

 

Holiday Inn   (515-268-8808)

Location:  2609 University Blvd
                Just south of Gateway Hotel

Rooms reserved through May 31:  25

Special rate:  $89 plus tax (variety of bed configurations available)

Amenities:  restaurant, pool, hot tub, fitness center, wi-fi

 

Hotel Memorial Union   (515-296-6848)

Location:  2229 Lincoln Way
                On ISU campus, off of Lincoln Way (enter thru parking ramp & follow signs)

Rooms reserved through May 31:  20

Special rates:  $85 for rooms w/1 Queen or 2 doubles; $95 for suites w/2 full beds or King

                          NO SALES TAX

Amenities:  Light continental breakfast Sat. & Sunday, wi-fi & cable, free parking in ramp

 

Hilton Garden Inn   (515-233-8000)

Location:  1325 Dickinson Ave
                Highway 30 bypass and Dakota Ave. interchange in west Ames

Rooms reserved through May 31:  20

Special rate:  $99 plus tax

Amenities:  full service restaurant; pool, hot tub, fitness center, wi-fi