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Travelodge by Wyndham Iowa City
2 out of 5
2216 N Dodge St, Iowa City, IA
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The price is $54 per night
2.27 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (990 reviews)

"Clean and very friendly fast check in. We have stayed here twice and both times we had good experiences"…"

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Iowa City
Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown
3 out of 5
255 E Court St, Iowa City, IA
The price is $93 per night
0.38 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (396 reviews)

"the building is nice and clean and it is close to lot's of restaurant The parking lot was very accessible awe did enjoy our stay Thank you very the great service"…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown
Radisson Hotel & Conference Center Coralville - Iowa City
3 out of 5
1220 First Avenue, Coralville, IA
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The price is $63 per night
2.37 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (895 reviews)

"Rioms were nice, staff is friendly, nice surroundings."…"

Reviewed on May 30, 2020

Radisson Hotel & Conference Center Coralville - Iowa City
Iowa House Hotel
3 out of 5
125 N. Madison Street, Iowa City, IA
The price is $135 per night
0.14 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (573 reviews)

"We liked all the history in photos on the walls. Didnt like the loud toilets."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Iowa House Hotel
The Brown Street Inn
3.5 out of 5
430 Brown Street, Iowa City, IA
The price is $125 per night
0.72 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (82 reviews)

"Very well-maintained old house in a nice neighborhood."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

The Brown Street Inn
Iowa Citydowntownhospitalkinnick Stadiumwififree Park
The price is $69 per night
0.82 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Stayed while daughter had surgery

"Great location for going to and from the hospital. Super close!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Iowa Citydowntownhospitalkinnick Stadiumwififree Park
Charming Ranch 5 min Drive From UI and Hospital
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2.04 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Great place for the weekend

"This home and the owners were great. It was very clean, had plenty of space, and the owners communicated great and had everything we needed ready to go when we got there. I highly recommend this property."…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

Charming Ranch 5 min Drive From UI and Hospital
2 Bedroomdowntowncampusfree Parking
The price is $90 per night
0.54 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Week in IC

"Great location"…"

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

2 Bedroomdowntowncampusfree Parking
Element Iowa City
314 S Clinton St, Iowa City, IA
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0.28 mi from city center
Element Iowa City
The Bohemian
3 out of 5
2525 Highlander Place, Iowa City, IA
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The price is $119 per night
2.82 mi from city center
3.4/5 (558 reviews)

"it was under construction when I was there but it was a decent stay"…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

The Bohemian
Spacious Townhouse 10 Minutes to UI Hospitals & Campus
Bungalow on the River
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1.24 mi from city center
No reviews
Iowa city by the river

"What a wonderful stay we had! Our expectations were met and then some, thank you for being such a great host. Would love to stay again , next time we are in Iowa City we will check on the availability here!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2019

Bungalow on the River
Downtownhospitalkinnick Stadiumwifipark Free
The price is $79 per night
0.82 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Excellent location, clean highly recommended!

"Excellent location, clean and great communication from owner- very easy to work with."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

Downtownhospitalkinnick Stadiumwifipark Free
Burford House Inn
3.5 out of 5
113 S Johnson St, Iowa City, IA
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0.46 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (33 reviews)

"Homey. Very relaxed and comfortable. The on site owner was very helpful and accomodating."…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

Burford House Inn
Graduate Iowa City
4 out of 5
210 S Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA
The price is $79 per night
0.26 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (578 reviews)
Loads of Character

"The Graduate is perfectly located. The rooms are comfortabe"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

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Visiting Iowa City

Travelers to Iowa City give high marks for the college vibe, top-notch restaurants, and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its live music, sporting events, and entertainment choices.

  • You'll find 107 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Cedar Rapids - Iowa City
  • The closest major airport is in Cedar Rapids, IA (CID-Eastern Iowa), 18 mi (28.9 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Iowa City

The city is well known for its live music scene and cultural venues like Old Capitol Museum and Iowa Museum of Natural History. Football fans will find lots to cheer about, while everyone can enjoy an event or game at Kinnick Stadium or Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The university setting is a highlight of the city and University of Iowa is worth a campus tour.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 12 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in Iowa City. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The Brown Street Inn - This 3.5-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and proximity to shopping.
  • Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University - Our customers like the dining options and room size at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and central location.

Dressing for Iowa City

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 58°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 14°F
  • From April to June, the average is 87°F during the day and 35°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 87°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 72°F as the daytime average and 15°F as the nighttime average
  • About 37.64 inches of rain falls on Iowa City each year
  • July and June are usually the hottest months averaging 86°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 17°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Iowa City?
Burford House Inn is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3.5-star guesthouse offers free WiFi and laundry facilities. Traveler reviews also recommend Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area and Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Iowa City, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Iowa City.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Iowa City?
To access more information about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Iowa City, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Iowa City?
Based on reviews, Travelodge by Wyndham Iowa City is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top choice for your budget-friendly stay is The Bohemian.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation in Iowa City?
HotelVetro is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 restaurants and in-room kitchens. Other choices for your kid-friendly vacation include The Brown Street Inn and Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area. Attractions in the area like Amana Colonies are also fun for the whole family.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic vacation to Iowa City?
Graduate Iowa City is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and LCD TVs. Another good option for a romantic stay is hotelVetro.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Iowa City?
Graduate Iowa City is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include hotelVetro and Travelodge by Wyndham Iowa City.
Where is the best place to stay close to University of Iowa?
Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers an indoor pool and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from University of Iowa. Other good choices within a short distance include Graduate Iowa City and Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University.
What about the best place to stay near Kinnick Stadium?
One of the top choices for your stay is Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown, located a short 1 mi (1.6 km) from Kinnick Stadium, and this 3-star hotel offers an indoor pool and free WiFi. Graduate Iowa City and Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University are a couple of other good and close options.
What's the best boutique hotel in Iowa City?
HotelVetro is a favorite 3.5-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring 2 restaurants and a bar.
What's the best accommodation for a golf trip to Iowa City?
HotelVetro is a 3.5-star hotel featuring 2 restaurants and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Graduate Iowa City and Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area. You can tee off at Pleasant Valley Golf Course during your trip.
What are some accommodations with pools in Iowa City?
Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, 2 bars, and a restaurant. Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area is another choice with an onsite pool.

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