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Central City, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and comfortable room. Convenient location to the Univ. of Iowa Clinics. Close to many restaurants. The breakfast was enjoyable. Wifi access is easy. Friendly staff. The exercise facility is off site.

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Panora, Iowa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Iowa City and the history of the Iowa House Hotel. I didn't mind some of the dated features and thought they were part of the charm. We stayed in a two room suite, which was huge! There was a lovely seating area, table, wet bar, and then a separate room with two double beds. The beds were SO...

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Dubuque, Iowa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stay on the 3rd or 4th floor. They have been updated. The 2nd floor has not. This hotel is on campus. Close to dorms, easy walk to downtown quad, a bit of a walk to games. It is affordable and convenient. Includes parking in the parking ramp across the street. Remember this is a very old building and the hotel...

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Illinois City, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is nothing special about this hotel at all. It is actually quite basic. With that being said, I love staying here and would choose to do so nearly every time if I could book it before it gets sold out. The option to stay "on campus" is limited to say the the least. Our daughter attends the University and...

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Urbana, IL
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel has a great location. It is a bit hard to find with a side entrance and few signs. The room was as clean and quiet with good internet, but do not expect the services of a hotel. The bed was fine and the breakfast was reasonable. The price was very good.

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Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Background: On a drive from Vermont to the Mid West, we needed a place to rest our weary bones. The Iowa House Hotel popped up on the smart phone and we thought we'd give it a try. Verdict: Our room was essentially a converted dorm room with ensuite bathroom. Quiet, facing a park (though some rooms face the river), it...

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 27 November 2016

stayed 2 nights over a football weekend (11/24 &11/25). We had reserved our two rooms 9 months before our actual stay, and had reserved King Business rooms. About 2 weeks before the actual stay I confirmed we had the level of rooms I reserved, and was told everything was great. About 3 days before our arrival, I got an email...

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Not the fanciest hotel, but the location is perfect. They could add some easy touches that would go a long way. Adding comfy seating and heaters out by the river would add great ambiance that the hotel really needs. Interior needs updating too. Staff are very friendly. I like the fact that this is not a chain hotel that nickels...

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I chose this place based on its great location (it's an easy walk to the Old Capitol or downtown), but it didn't live up to what I was expecting. Now, I'm not saying it's bad... I just expected more for $120 a night. The view wasn't of the Iowa River, but of a courtyard and into the other rooms, the...

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Mount Carroll, Illinois
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We've been here twice. The first time we had a room with a beautiful view of the Iowa River. This time those were taken, but our view of the front lot and campus was okay. The room was very nice, looked very new and modern. Refrigerator, modern coffee maker, microwave, TV, wireless access, etc. The people at the front desk...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the convenient location of the Iowa House Hotel,right in the heart of University of Iowa campus on the Iowa River located 2 blocks from downtown Iowa City. Located inside the Iowa Memorial Union the 97 room, the universities self-operated hotel, offers many room styles and amenities to serve your needs during your next visit to Iowa City. Guests of Iowa House enjoy free covered parking, continental breakfast, free wireless internet, and free access to UI fitness centers, including the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center which is ranked in Top 5 college facilities. Inside the Recreation facility you will find state of the art fitness equipment, rock climbing wall, Olympic size pool, a lazy river and much more. Inside the Iowa Memorial Union, guest can find meeting spaces, theaters, ballrooms and more. Become part of the tradition and book your room with Iowa House Hotel today! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Iowa House Hotel

Address: 125 North Madison St., University Of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242
Region: United States > Iowa > Iowa City
Price Range: €64 - €117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Iowa House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 97
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“Request 3rd or 4th floor. And if available river view is nice.”
 of 5 bubbles ckpearl3, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try for a river view”
 of 5 bubbles 172chuckw, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room as far away from the breakfast room as possible!”
 of 5 bubbles X6514QFpatrickc, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms are good...great to ask for view of Iowa River”
 of 5 bubbles RhettL905, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Clean and quiet rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 274irinai, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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