Surety Hotel Named to List of World’s Top New Hotels

The Surety Hotel, downtown Des Moines’ newest hotel, has been recognized by Travel + Leisure as one of the best new hotels.

The Travel + Leisure 2021 It List includes 73 of the most impressive hotels that opened in the past year. Just 30 U.S. hotels were on the list, including the Surety, which opened in November at 206 Sixth Ave. in downtown Des Moines.

The hotel is located in what originally was known as the Hippee Building, of which construction was completed in 1913.