Conveniently located off I-35 in Des Moines' premiere northern suburb our newly remodeled full service hotel combines the charm and convenience of home along with exceptional service and amenities. Stay with us and enjoy our indoor salt water pool, 100% non-smoking rooms, free wireless Internet and the local favorite 50's café, “The Ankeny Diner”. Ankeny provides our guests with fabulous shopping, abundant dining and nightlife. Close in proximity are John Deere, Casey's Corporate Headquarters, and Tones spices. DMACC, Prairie Ridge Sports Complex, Prairie Ridge Aquatic Center & Water Slide Park are also nearby.Vacationing in this area is a breeze and you'll be five minutes from Adventureland Amusement Park and Prairie Meadows Race Track and Casino. The property is also just minutes from the State Capitol Complex, Wells Fargo Arena, Veterans Auditorium, Science Center, Iowa Cubs Baseball and Blank Park Zoo.The BEST WESTERN Metro North features something for everyone both corporate and leisure travelers. Indoor recreation includes pool, hot tub, fitness center, and game room. Business center, data ports, and wireless internet are all appreciated amenities. Enjoy outstanding dining in the Ankeny Diner or have a cocktail in our lounge.