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Hotel Description

3-star hotel near University of Iowa

Heart of Iowa City

Within 2 miles (3 km) of this well-placed hotel, you'll find University of Iowa and Mercy Hospital. Iowa City Public Library and Old Capitol Museum are also within half a mile (1 km).

Business services

This hotel features an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a bar/lounge on site, and a 24-hour front desk and wedding services are also provided.

Sofa beds, flat-screen TVs

Offering conveniences like sofa beds and sitting areas, the 151 guestrooms also have refrigerators and flat-screen TVs. Coffee/tea makers, down comforters, and free local calls are also available.

Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$81* Per night/room Dec 23 - Dec 24

Room, Multiple Beds (2 queenbed & 1 sofabed)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible (Shower)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Shower, High Floor)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, Multiple Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (2 queenbed & 1 sofabed)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown ratings based on 6 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown

Everyone (3) Couples (2) Family (2)
5 out of 5
very nice. THey accomodated the penn staters veru well

Posted by on Oct 14, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 15, 2019 by Marlena

Congratulations to your great team on the WIN. We loved having you as our guest. Hope to see you again<3

4 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 3, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 3, 2019 by WeCareatHyattPlace

Thank you for your feedback, we enjoyed having you as our guest!

5 out of 5

Posted by on May 11, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 12, 2019 by WecareatHyattPlace

Thank you for the 5 of 5 rating! We look forward to see you again soon!

4 out of 5
Great location. The housekeeper made the bed but didn't clean the tub or the rugs.

Posted by on May 9, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 9, 2019 by HyattPlace

Thank you for your feedback, we will be sharing this with our team as a training opportunity to improve!

3 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 22, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 3, 2019 by WecareatHyattPlace

We are happy to hear the areas we can improve your experience at our hotel. Feel free to reach out to us on how we can better serve you for your next visit to Iowa City!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 26, 2018 by Hyatt Place Iowa City

Thank you for your review!

About the Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown

Location 255 E Court St, Iowa City, IA 52240

Property Features

Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown offers its guests an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. You'll find a 24-hour business center on site. The business-friendly Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown also features a terrace and an elevator. For a fee, parking is available. This 3-star Iowa City hotel is smoke free.

  • 151 guestrooms or units
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Sofa bed
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Cedar Rapids, IA (CID-Eastern Iowa) (39.2 km / 24.4 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown offers 151 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include sofa beds. Beds feature down comforters. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Sitting area
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Down blanket
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9 AM and on weekends from 7 AM to 10 AM.

24/7 Gallery Menu - This café serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.

Gallery Kitchen Breakfast - This café serves breakfast only. Open daily.

Coffee to Cocktails Bar - Onsite cocktail bar. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

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

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
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

It is Hyatt's practice to enter any occupied guestroom at a minimum of once within a 24-hour period, even if a guest has requested privacy. Appropriate efforts are made to provide advance notice to the registered guest before entering an occupied guestroom.

It is Hyatt's practice to enter any occupied guestroom at a minimum of once within a 24-hour period, even if a guest has requested privacy. Appropriate efforts are made to provide advance notice to the registered guest before entering an occupied guestroom.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets: USD 75 per accommodation, per week
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 75 lbs)
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

It is Hyatt’s practice to enter any occupied guestroom at a minimum of once within a 24-hour period, even if a guest has requested privacy. Appropriate efforts are made to provide advance notice to the registered guest before entering an occupied guestroom.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 11.00 for adults and USD 5.00 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 22.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per week

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown Hotel
  • Hyatt Place Iowa City Hotel
  • Hyatt Place
  • Hyatt Iowa City Iowa City
  • Hyatt Place Iowa City Downtown Hotel
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You should know

  • Pool access available from 6 AM to 10 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.