Results 1 to 15 of 15
  1. #1
    Legend
    Points: 214,945, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesVeteran50000 Experience Points
    dmclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    50131
    Posts
    14,299
    Points
    214,945
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 575
    Given: 846

    Got your hotel yet?

    Just booked rooms for the KC game. Last year we stayed near the stadium, didn't tailgate (paid like $10/beer in cyclone tent), and drove home that night. It was nice being able to walk to the game from the hotel but that was about it.

    This year staying both Friday and Saturday night in the P&L district.


    Can't wait!



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 96,561, Level: 96
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 489
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYdTracked's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    8,980
    Points
    96,561
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 123
    Given: 352

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Yup, booked at the same place I stayed downtown for the Big 12 BB tourney: Hotel Phillips. I got a deal on Priceline for $74 a night and know regularly it has been going for $99 a night. It's literally just blocks from the P&L District which is very nice! With no Chiefs home game to go to Sunday our Saturday night could be late in the P&L.


    Go Cubs Go!

  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 214,945, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesVeteran50000 Experience Points
    dmclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    50131
    Posts
    14,299
    Points
    214,945
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 575
    Given: 846

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    We decided to do the Holiday Inn down there.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 58,707, Level: 75
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 1,343
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    pulse's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    5,138
    Points
    58,707
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 183
    Given: 120

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Yup.

    (yup is too short a post).



  5. #5
    Starter
    Points: 19,542, Level: 42
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 308
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Grimes
    Posts
    786
    Points
    19,542
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Hilton President P & L for free



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 70,624, Level: 82
    Level completed: 52%, Points required for next Level: 826
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Northwest Arkansas
    Posts
    5,541
    Points
    70,624
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 190
    Given: 189

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    2 rooms, hampton inn and suites at cc plaza



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 351,874, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 35.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    20,270
    Points
    351,874
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,041
    Given: 139

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Friends place down there. This will be an epic trip. I think there will be about 10 people in our group.


    It's all snark from here on out

  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 52,704, Level: 71
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 1,346
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Tank's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Niceville, FL
    Posts
    2,293
    Points
    52,704
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 14
    Given: 19

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Live just 30 minutes from the stadium!!



  9. #9
    Starter
    Points: 15,545, Level: 37
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 105
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    761
    Points
    15,545
    Level
    37
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 24
    Given: 13

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Hotel Phillips as well



  10. #10
    Starter
    Points: 18,196, Level: 41
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 754
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Cyfan4good's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    628
    Points
    18,196
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 23
    Given: 18

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Yes. We booked again at the Drury Inn by the stadium right after the game last fall. Great trip, can't wait.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 97,694, Level: 97
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 1,356
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Erik4Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    8,329
    Points
    97,694
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 723
    Given: 631

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Not yet, but will be there.



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 42,167, Level: 63
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 783
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Cyrocks's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    3,126
    Points
    42,167
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 57
    Given: 18

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Thinking about going the bus route with the Des Moines Cyclone Club like we did last year. Which reminds me, I got to get that sent in.

    CAN'T FREAKING WAIT!!!!!!!



  13. #13
    Starter
    Points: 22,167, Level: 45
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 383
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    mksmith2's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    886
    Points
    22,167
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 14

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    I should probably talk to some people about making it a trip. I think the only way I get a couple of them is if we stay for the baseball game later.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 94,777, Level: 95
    Level completed: 86%, Points required for next Level: 273
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    capitalcityguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    5,751
    Points
    94,777
    Level
    95
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 311
    Given: 318

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Not yet, but can't think of a reason why we wouldn't book downtown to be near P & L District for the Friday night party.


    CCG

  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 94,777, Level: 95
    Level completed: 86%, Points required for next Level: 273
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    capitalcityguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    5,751
    Points
    94,777
    Level
    95
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 311
    Given: 318

    Re: Got your hotel yet?

    Quote Originally Posted by nj829 View Post
    2 rooms, hampton inn and suites at cc plaza
    Dude -- 2002 (or maybe your wife…for shopping?) called and they want to thank you for your hotel reservation.

    Cancel that bad boy and get downtown! Clone fans will be flooding the Power & Light District and you're going to want to be walking distance…aren't you?


    Last edited by capitalcityguy; 06-18-2010 at 05:01 PM.
    CCG

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM