Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and free area shuttle


This family-friendly Iowa City hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Iowa City Public Library, Old Capitol Museum, and Iowa Museum of Natural History. Iowa Old Capitol Building and Mercy Hospital are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, a conference center, and valet parking.

Room Amenities

All 56 rooms feature kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and dishwashers. Free WiFi and pillowtop beds are standard, as are LCD TVs with cable channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

HotelVetro features an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. The property also offers a grocery/convenience store. This 3.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms.

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 15000 square feet (1350 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A complimentary area shuttle within 3 mi is available for guests. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

HotelVetro is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 15000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1350 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 13 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 56 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2006 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Dishwasher 
  • DVD player 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • LCD TV 
  • Microwave 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Stovetop 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Formosa Asian Cuisine - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine.

Share Wine Lounge - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Golfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 12.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 12 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 16 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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