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Des Moines, Iowa, USA 515-244-2151
To enhance your experience in Des Moines, the Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel is undergoing an extensive renovation. The hotel will be accepting reservations as of September 1st, 2018 and we thank you for your patience as we bring this hotel gem back to it's grandeur.
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1856 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
1856 James and Annie Savery move from Massachusetts to Des Moines
1865 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
1865 James Savery buys the land on the southwest corner of 4th and Walnut Streets and builds a hotel for Annie that will bear her name.
1878 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
1878 The Hotel Savery is completed but inflation caused by the Civil War results in the hotel losing money and the Savery's raising the room rate from $2.00 to $3.00 which outrages some travelers.
1888 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
1888 After moving to New York and developing a business, James and Annie Savery return to Des Moines to open the second Savery Hotel
1891 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
1891/1905 James and Annie Savery pass away
1919 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
1919 During World War II, Des Moines was the location for the first Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) training center. The Hotel Savery augmented the facilities at Fort Des Moines and served as the induction center, barracks, mess hall, and classrooms from 1942 to 1945.
1920 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
1920-2016 During its history, the Savery Hotel plays hosts to every sitting president, presidential hopeful, world leaders and celebrities.
2016 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
2016 On August 21, 2016, the Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel closes its doors for a year-long multi-million dollar renovation to restore the hotel to its original glamour.
2017 Our Story at Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
2017 The Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel lights up again with the reopening of the historic hotel in downtown Des Moines.