Ames Conference Center hotel is close to Iowa State University! Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center – ISU is located just off Hwy 30 and 5 miles from I-35. We are 2 miles from the Iowa State University campus and convenient to the area's biggest attractions. Our hotel is close to many major businesses - ISU Research Park and Workiva are just a short drive away. The Hilton Coliseum Stephens Auditorium Fisher Theater and Scheman Building are only one mile from our Ames accommodation. Syngenta REG 3M IA DOT USDA/NVSL and Danfoss are also nearby. We offer three meeting rooms with seating for up to 450 guests. We are close to ISU’s campus which makes it easy to visit a student attend a sporting event or just enjoy the beautiful campus. Our Ames hotel is within a mile of Jack Trice Stadium Reiman Gardens and Coldwater Golf Links. Leisure travelers will find many attractions near our hotel. Downtown Ames offers dining shopping and entertainment - it's a great place to spend a day. The Iowa Arboretum and Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad are less than a half-hour away. Guests of our hotel in Ames are sure to enjoy our deluxe amenities. You can dine at our full-service restaurant the Cardinal Cafe hold an event in one of our flexible meeting rooms or simply relax in the indoor pool. Visit the Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center - ISU and see what this Ames area hotel has to offer you.