About this Location
Value Place Pleasant Hill, IA, is located just east of downtown Des Moines at the
intersection of E. University and the Highway 65/5 Bypass. Pleasant Hill is
situated between the Iowa
State Fairgrounds (home of the Iowa State Fair) and Prairie Meadows Race Track and
Casino. You’ll want to stay in
Pleasant Hill for the same reason people like living in Pleasant Hill—all the
conveniences of the city, without the noise, traffic or expense. From our front
door you can easily access a 16-mile bike trail.
The city of Des Moines is situated in the center of the
state, and is home to several major companies including The Principal, Aviva, EMC, Meredith Corporation, Pioneer, Wells
and Ruan. Downtown Des Moines is only seven miles from
Pleasant Hill and offers many business and entertainment opportunities
including Wells Fargo
Memorial Auditorium, the East Village (featuring boutique shops), and the Pappajohn Sculpture Park
with art valued at more than $40 million–truly a must-see!
Des Moines sports include the Drake Relays, Iowa Cubs (Chicago Cubs AAA), the Des Moines Menace
(Soccer), the Barnstormers
(arena football), the Iowa
Energy (minor league NBA), NASCAR at the Iowa Speedway, Dam to Dam 20K, Hy-Vee Triathlon and more.
At Every Location
matter which Value Place you go to, there are a few things you can count on at
every location—a truly affordable weekly rate and an astonishingly clean room
with a modified kitchen. All in a more secure environment than you’ll find at any
other extended stay hotel or motel. How can we make this promise to our guests?
By keeping things simple. And because we’re flexible to your needs, you won’t
find extras padded into our pricing. Instead, you get to pick and choose from
the optional add-ons we offer. At Value Place, you get affordable lodging that is clean, safe, and simple—every time, at