Gateway Hotel and Conference Center is a full service hotel located within walking distance of Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa and is just 30 minutes north of Des Moines, Iowa. Guests will find all they need for a wonderful and relaxing business or leisure stay.
Each of our 187 non-smoking guest rooms and suites have been comfortably appointed with guests' needs in mind. Relax with a swim in our heated indoor pool, or enjoy a workout in our fitness center. Other amenities include a whirlpool and sauna, free parking, free wireless internet, and room service. Dine in The IowaStater, a casual comfort food restaurant located within the hotel.
With 16,000 square feet of meeting space, Gateway Hotel and Conference Center can accommodate groups from 10 to 850 for meetings, conferences, weddings or social events. Experience our award-winning service and attention to detail with your next meeting or event in Ames, Iowa.
Bed & Breakfast Package
Relax and rejuvenate in one of our inviting guest rooms and enjoy our delicious Breakfast Buffet the next morning.
Explore beautiful Reiman Gardens, one of the finest university gardens in the nation. Enjoy family time with Gateway's heated indoor pool, sauna, bikes, and board games.
The Official Hotel of the Iowa State University Alumni Association