Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River

101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, United States, 50309  show map
 3 stars
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Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Offering view over Saylorville lake, which is 14.1 km away, Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River is a contemporary hotel featuring an indoor swimming pool, allergy friendly rooms and a tennis court. Residing in an 8-story building, the hotel was opened in 1990 and renovated in 2011.

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River lies in the heart of Des Moines. Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River is within about 10 minutes' walk of the center of Des Moines.

Set next to casinos, a zoo and restaurants, this hotel also offers a picnic area, barbeque grills and a ballroom on site.

Guests can reach Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River by car from Des Moines International airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

Non-smoking rooms feature a laptop-compatible safe, ironing facilities, a minibar, coffee/tea makers and flat-screen television. The property boasts views of the Des Moines River from its rooms. The rooms come with adapted bathrooms featuring a roll in shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A day at Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River begins with an extensive breakfast. Different dishes of American cuisine are served at the restaurant. The salad bar serves steaks and pizza. Offering various dining options, Doozie's Neighborhood Bar & Grille and A Taste of Thailand are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

There are an elevator, a car park and a baggage storage at guests' disposal.

Relax

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River also features a spa centre, a sauna and a Jacuzzi as well as a gym and a fitness centre. Such sports activities as lawn tennis and golf are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   234.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Snowsports
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Video games
  • Board games
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Barbeque grills
  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries
  • Sink

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Sound docking station
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 18 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, United States, 50309

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City Center
  • Des Moines
    600 m
Airports
  • Des Moines International (DSM)
    7.0 km
Restaurants
  • Doozie's Neighborhood Bar & Grille
    40 m
  • A Taste of Thailand (cuisine: Thai)
    150 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    234

Rooms and availability

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
Premium King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
Premium King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Premium Two Room King Suite
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
Room Description:

Suite|2 ROOM PREMIUM SUITE-1 KING BED-NONSMOKING...INCLUDES WIFI AND IN-SUITE DRINKS/SNACKS...COMP COOKED TO ORDER BRKFST-EVENING RECEPTION

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Premium Two Room Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Wi-Fi
Room Description:

Suite|2 ROOM PREMIUM SUITE-2 DOUBLE BED-NONSMOKING...INCLUDES WIFI AND IN-SUITE DRINKS/SNACKS...COMP COOKED TO ORDER BRKFST-EVENING RECEPTION

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
Premium Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|SUITE PREMIUM

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Premium Two Room Dormitory Room
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Wi-Fi
Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    49 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Smoking
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work area
  • Iron
  • Storage space
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Sink
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Computer hookup
  • DVD player
  • Pay per view movies on TV
Room Description:

Standard|Standard Smoking Non Refundable

Corner Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • Media:Computer hookup
Room Description:

Standard|Two Double Beds Non-Smoking Corner

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Standard|One King Bed, Non-Smoking

Corner King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Standard|One King Bed Non-Smoking Corner

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
King Suite
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    8 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Visual alert system
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Sink
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Suite One King and One Sofa Bed Non-Smoking

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
Corner King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Two Room King Suite
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Suite|2 ROOM SUITE-1 KING BED RIVERVEW-NONSMOKE...COMP COOKED TO ORDER BRKFST-EVENING RECEPTION...WIFI AVL-SLEEPER SOFA-MICROWAVE-REFRIGERATOR

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Two Room Corner King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Computer hookup
Room Description:

Suite|2 ROOM CORNER SUITE-1 KING BED-NONSMOKING...COMP COOKED TO ORDER BRKFST-EVENING RECEPTION...WIFI AVL-SLEEPER SOFA-MICROWAVE-REFRIGERATOR

Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE QUEEN BED NON SMOKING

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    10 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Double beds, 2 Double beds and 1 Sofa bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work area
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Storage space
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Visual alert system
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Sink
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Computer hookup
  • DVD player
  • Pay per view movies on TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Suite, Accessible, Non Smoking

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Room
Corner Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Two-Room Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    8 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Telephone
  • Visual alert system
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Description:

Suite|2 DBL PREM STE MOBILITY/HEARING ACCESS TUB NS...VISUAL FIREALARM/DOOR/PHONE ALERT-2 RM SUITE...INCL WIFI-DRINKS AND SNACKS-BRKFST-EVE RECEPT

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Two-Room Corner Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Description:

Suite|2 ROOM CORNER SUITE-2 DOUBLE BEDS-NONSMOKING...COMP COOKED TO ORDER BRKFST-EVENING RECEPTION...WIFI AVL-SLEEPER SOFA-MICROWAVE-REFRIGERATOR

Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Executive Two Room King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Seating area
  • Media:Computer hookup
Room Description:

Suite|2 ROOM EXECUTIVE SUITE-1 KING BED-NONSMOKING...CONFERENCE SEATING FOR 6-HI SPEED INTERNET...COMP COOKED TO ORDER BRKFST-EVENING RECEPTION

Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River photos Interior Reception
Presidential King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Living room
  • Bathroom:2 bathrooms
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Standard|1 KING BED/2 BATH PRESIDENT STE-NONSMOKING...LARGE LIVING ROOM-TABLE FOR 6-REFRIG-MICROWAV...COMP COOKED TO ORDER BRKFST-EVENING RECEPTION

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Popular areas

  • City Center500 m

Convention centers

  • Iowa Events Center600 m
  • Hy Vee Hall600 m
  • Polk County Convention Complex600 m
  • Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center800 m

Sport related

  • Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheatre100 m
  • Wells Fargo Arena600 m

Amusement

  • Pizza Palace600 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Iowa State Capitol Building1.0 km

Historical sites

  • State Historical Building500 m

Stadiums

  • Principal Park Stadium100 m
  • Vets Memorial Auditorium800 m
  • Veterans Memorial Auditorium800 m

Museums

  • Polk County Heritage Gallery300 m
  • Civic Center of des Moines300 m
  • Metro Arts Alliance400 m
  • Iowa Historical Museum500 m
  • Des Moines Art District600 m
  • Artists Emporium600 m
  • Science Center of Iowa700 m
  • Steven Vail Galleries800 m

Parks

  • Des Moines Botanical Ctr600 m
  • Natural Resources Dept1.2 km

Halls

  • Des Moines Symphony300 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Wire Whisk Works400 m
  • American College-Hairstyling500 m
  • Mercy College-Health Sciences1.0 km
  • Des Moines Area Community Clg1.3 km

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Metropolitan Medical Center1.2 km
  • Mercy Medical Center1.3 km

Local attractions

  • Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden2.0 km
    Des Moines, IA
  • East Village2.9 km
    Des Moines, IA
  • Iowa State Fairgrounds5.0 km
    E. 30th St. and University Ave., Des Moines
  • Terrace Hill2.8 km
    2300 Grand Ave., Des Moines
  • Salisbury House4.8 km
    4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines

Near the hotel

  • Iowa Hall of Pride560 m
    330 Park Street, Des Moines
  • Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden830 m
    909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines
  • Capitol Building890 m
    East 9th & Grand Ave, Des Moines
  • State Historical Museum640 m
    600 E. Locust St., Des Moines
  • Science Center of Iowa860 m
    401 W Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Des Moines

Restaurants nearby

  • Doozie's Neighborhood Bar & Grille40 m

    Address: 101 E Locust St
    Phone: (515) 244-1700

    65% likes this, based on 17 reviews

  • Smitty's150 m

    Cuisine: American

  • New World Cafe170 m

    Address: 223East Walnut

    83% likes this, based on 12 reviews

  • A Taste of Thailand150 m

    Address: 215 E Walnut St
    Phone: (515) 243-9521

    82% likes this, based on 45 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Zombie Burger + Drink Lab290 m

    Address: 300 E Grand Ave
    Phone: 515-244-9292

    67% likes this, based on 219 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Eclectic

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    234
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Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 36 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
8.3
Value
8.4
Service
9.2
Location
9.1

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Embassy Suites Des Moines - On The River Des Moines location
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    Hotel Address:

    101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, United States, 50309

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Des Moines
      600 m
    Airports
    • Des Moines International (DSM)
      7.0 km
    Restaurants
    • Doozie's Neighborhood Bar & Grille
      40 m
    • A Taste of Thailand (cuisine: Thai)
      150 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of floors:
      8
    • Number of rooms:
      234