The Fountains Apartments

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5101 Hawthorne Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50265
$865 - $1,280
1 - 3 Beds
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Professionally managed by CSM Corporation.
Updated 1 day ago

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Lease Terms

12 months


One-Time Expenses

  • Application Fee: $40
  • Cat Fee: $350
  • Cat Deposit: $350
  • Dog Fee: $350
  • Dog Deposit: $350

Recurring Expenses

  • Cat Rent: $40
  • Dog Rent: $75
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Apartment Description

The Fountains Apartments of West Des Moines, IA offers spacious 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments for rent.

Conveniently located in West Des Moines, The Fountains Apartments are near the city's largest shopping mall, Jordan Creek Town Center, off I-35 in West Des Moines. Plus, you'll be close to a large selection of fine dining restaurants. * With several 1, 2 and 3 bedroom floorplans to choose from, The Fountains Apartments has the perfect apartment for you. * All apartments include: Big closets, European style kitchens, Discounted cable television packages, Dishwashers, Fireplaces, Full-size washers and dryers, Individually controlled heating and air conditioning, Free water, sewer and trash service. Detached garages available. * Take The Tour. * When you visit The Fountains, ask about the well-equipped fitness center, outdoor heated swimming pool, a sauna, billiards room with table tennis and a full-size racquetball court and free tanning.

Why You'll Love Us

You'll love living at The Fountains, where a choice of 1, 2, or 3 bedroom apartment homes with unique floor plans provide the ideal setting for singles, roommates, or families. Our amenities fit the needs of a person with an active lifestyle or the one that wishes to sit back, relax, and enjoy the view of our mystique lake with fountain and abundant wildlife. Whether you're looking for the best place to shop, fine dining with family and friends, or quick access to travel, our West Des Moines location offers it all. Come to The Fountains and experience an E.N.C.O.R.E. moment...What is an E.N.C.O.R.E. moment? We are (E)NHANCING ('N) (C)REATING (O)UTSTANDING (R)ESIDENT (E)XPERICENCES by providing our residents excellent customer service above and beyond.

The Fountains Apartments is located in West Des Moines, Iowa in the 50265 zip code. This apartment community was built in 1996 and has 3 stories with 204 units.

  • Office Hours

  • Tuesday
    9:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    9:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    9:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Friday
    9:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    10:00 AM 3:00 PM
  • Sunday
  • Monday
    9:00 AM 6:00 PM

Features & Amenities

Special Features

  • *pricing reflects a 12+ month lease. 6-11 month leases available for an additional premium
  • Billiards room with table tennis
  • Business services
  • Discounted cable packages
  • Dryer
  • Easy access to major freeways
  • First Floor
  • Free tanning facility
  • Individual Climate Control
  • Large Bathroom Vanity
  • Pet friendly
  • Prestigious West Des Moines schools
  • Private entry
  • saltwater pool
  • Second Floor
  • Tanning
  • Third Floor
  • Upgraded flooring packages available

Community Features

  • Self-Service Laundry
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Clubhouse
  • Fitness Center
  • Cardio Machines
  • Weightlifting Equipment
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool
  • Racquetball Court

Floor Plan Amenities

  • Washer/Dryer
  • A/C
  • Heating
  • Storage Units
  • Fireplace
  • Dishwasher
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Walk-In Closets
  • Patio


Surface Lot


Pet Policy

Dogs Allowed

  • $350 Deposit
  • $75 Monthly Pet Rent
  • $350 Fee

Up to 2 pets are allowed at this community. An additional deposit of $350, a one-time pet fee, and pet rent (per pet), as follows, may apply: under 25lbs - $40/mo; 25-50 lbs - $60/mo; over 50lbs. - $75/mo. Acceptable pets include Cats, Dogs, Hamsters, Gerbils, Guinea Pigs, Birds, and Fish. All fish tanks will be limited to 1 per home and no more than 25 gallons in capacity. Dog breed restrictions apply.

Cats Allowed

  • $350 Deposit
  • $40 Monthly Pet Rent
  • $350 Fee


GreatSchools Ratings Data

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School boundaries are subject to change. Always double check with the school district for most current boundaries.



Jordan Creek Elementary School PK-6 | Assigned

4105 Fuller Rd
(515) 633-5200

716 Students


Stilwell Junior High School 7-8 | Assigned

1601 Vine St
(515) 633-6000

685 Students


Valley High School 10-12 | Assigned

3650 Woodland Ave
(515) 633-4000

1,951 Students


Valley Southwoods 9 | Assigned

625 South 35th St
(515) 633-4500

709 Students


Iowa Christian Academy

2501 Vine Street
(515) 221-3999

283 Students

Public Transportation


Des Moines International Airport

Drive:22 min

Distance:8.7 mi

Outer West Des Moines/Urbandale Neighborhood in West Des Moines, IA

41 Walk Score® Car-Dependent
0 Transit Score® No Nearby Transit

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