Local Accommodations

Drake Law School has provided information on local hotels and restaurants to make your stay easier.

Find more information about Des Moines.


Within walking distance of Drake:

Holiday Inn-Express at Drake
1140 24th St., Des Moines
515-255-4000 or 1-800-252-7838

Near the airport

Comfort Inn of Des Moines
5231 Fleur Dr., Des Moines
515-287-3434 or 1-800-228-5150

DoubleTree by Hilton Des Moines Airport
6800 Fleur Dr., Des Moines

Fairfield Inn and Suites
6880 Fleur Dr., Des Moines

Hampton Inn Airport
5001 Fleur Dr., Des Moines
515-287-7300 or 1-800-531-0202


Embassy Suites On The River
101 East Locust St., Des Moines
515-244-1700 or 1-800-EMBASSY

Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
401 Locust St., Des Moines
515-244-2151 or 1-800-798-2151

Holiday Inn-Downtown
1050 6th Ave., Des Moines

West Des Moines

Fairfield Inn by Marriott
1600 NW 114th St., Clive
515-226-1600 or 1-800-228-2800

Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel
1800 50th St., West Des Moines
515-223-1800 or 1-888-625-5144

West Des Moines Marriott
1250 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines

Restaurants near Drake

Chef's Kitchen
1903 Beaver Ave., Des Moines

China Place
2414 University Ave., Des Moines

Cowles Café
Drake University-Cowles Library

Drake Diner
1111 25th St., Des Moines

Friedrichs Coffee
4126 University Ave., Des Moines

1205 25th St., Des Moines

Godfather's Pizza
4119 University Ave., Des Moines

1315 31st St., Des Moines

Hong Kong Chinese
4120 University Ave., Des Moines

4100 University Ave., Des Moines

Jethro's BBQ
3102 Forest Ave., Des Moines

Jimmy John's
2416 University Ave., Des Moines

KFC/Taco Bell
3200 Forest Ave., Des Moines

The Library Café
3506 University Ave., Des Moines

Louie's Wine Dive
4040 University Ave., Des Moines

Mars Café
2318 University Ave., Des Moines

3002 Forest Ave., Des Moines

Papa John's
911 42nd St., Des Moines

Planet Sub
2330 University Ave., Des Moines

Plaza Food Market
2302 University Ave., Des Moines

Scooters Coffee House
1315 31st St., Des Moines

Smokey Row Coffee House
1910 Cottage Grove, Des Moines

Snookies Malt Shop
1810 Beaver Ave., Des Moines

1315 31st St., Des Moines

Woody's Smoke Shack
2511 Cottage Grove, Des Moines

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February 2, 2018
Four alumni from Drake Law School were named to the Business Record’s 2018 Forty Under 40 list, which recognizes local business leaders in the Greater Des Moines area.