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Indoor pool
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Indoor pool
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds

Guest reviews

4.6/5 Wonderful
695 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning

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Popular LocationUniversity of Iowa Hospital and Clinics4 min drive
Popular LocationIowa City Public Library5 min drive
Popular LocationKinnick Stadium5 min drive
AirportCedar Rapids, IA (CID-Eastern Iowa)27 min drive

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  • 1 King Bed

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More details1 King Bed
  • 1 King Bed with Sofabed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More details1 King Bed with Sofabed
  • 2 Queen Beds

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More details2 Queen Beds
  • 2 Queen Beds, Hearing Accessible

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More details2 Queen Beds, Hearing Accessible
  • 1 King with Sofabed, Hearing Accessible

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More details1 King with Sofabed, Hearing Accessible
  • 1 King, Hearing, Mobile Accessible with Roll-in Shower

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More details1 King, Hearing, Mobile Accessible with Roll-in Shower
  • 1 King, Mobile Accessible with Tub

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More details1 King, Mobile Accessible with Tub
  • 1 King with Sofabed, Mobile Accessible with Tub

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More details1 King with Sofabed, Mobile Accessible with Tub
  • 2 Queens, Mobile Accessible with Tub

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More details2 Queens, Mobile Accessible with Tub
  • 1 King, Hearing Accessible

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More details1 King, Hearing Accessible
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Iowa City

Located in Iowa City, Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area is in the business district. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Macbride State Park and F.W. Kent Park, while Old Capitol Museum and Iowa Museum of Natural History are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Kinnick Stadium or Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of Iowa - 3 min drive
  • University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics - 4 min drive
  • Iowa City Public Library - 5 min drive
  • Kinnick Stadium - 5 min drive
  • Mercy Hospital - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) - 27 min drive

Restaurants

  • Village Inn - 2 min walk
  • El Ranchero Mexican - 2 min walk
  • McDonald's - 3 min walk
  • Subway - 3 min walk
  • KFC - 4 min walk

About this property

Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area

Hotel with free breakfast, near University of Iowa
Along with an indoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness center and coffee/tea in a common area. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business center, a meeting room, and dry cleaning are onsite. All 93 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free weekday newspapers, and free local calls.
Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area offers 93 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Premium cable television is provided. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary weekday newspapers along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Follows standard sanitization guidelines of Hilton CleanStay
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Contactless check-out

Safety measures

Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business center
  • Conference space (576 square feet)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED light bulbs
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats only
Up to 60 lbs

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00 per stay
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubDiscoverMastercardVisa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 1.5 percent destination fee will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Hilton CleanStay guidelines.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Hampton Inn Hotel Iowa City University Area
Hampton Inn Iowa City University Area
Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area Hotel
Hampton Inn City/University Area Hotel
Hampton Inn City/University Area
Hampton CityUniversity Area
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows cats and dogs with a maximum weight of up to 60 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 50 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at this property?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–anytime.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is this hotel located?
Situated in the business district, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Iowa City Public Library, University of Iowa, and University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. Old Capitol Museum and Iowa Old Capitol Building are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
465
4 - Good
186
3 - Okay
27
2 - Mediocre
14
1 - Poor
3
4.7
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
  • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities

It was clean and neat. The property was spacious and safe

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The property was clean and quite. O lybgrab and go fruit bags due to Covid-19.

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

I liked the smoking shelter and dogs allowed. The girl at front desk on 16th was a little curt. The new girl on the 15th was nice

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020