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Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University

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Our hotel has a prime location in Downtown Iowa City . Enjoy a modern guestroom that includes a microwave, mini-fridge and complimentary WiFi. Additional amenities include rooftop restaurant and cocktail bar, indoor pool, fitness center, business center, and convenience store.
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99Great for walkers
Grade: 99 out of 100
103Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
14Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews rooftop restaurant top floor great location junior suite beautiful hotel discounted rate parking garage super convenient ped mall within walking distance barn door highly recommend this property cooked to order breakfast newer hotel modern decor staff was extremely helpful bad weather
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called to check on availability and after talking to a clerk I was then given a second person to talk too. This instantly went into a 25 min conversation that was leading up to a Hilton time share/ vacation club deal.. Because of this “...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from LindseyAsh1, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown UniversityResponded 6 days ago

Thank you johnbZ1019GV for taking the time to give us feedback. After looking into this further, it seems as if you may have called and spoke to someone that wasn't located at our hotel in Iowa City. Any information about the time shares with Hilton...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2018

I have to admit, my expectations were a little low when heading to Iowa City for a weekend of football. I was expecting a run of the mill town, and I was shocked at how hip and happening the city is. The same goes for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Lindsey A, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown UniversityResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you Strigs8 for the 5 star review! I'm glad to hear we were able to exceed your expectations with Iowa City and I'm glad you were able to enjoy cocktails in Vue Rooftop as well! We appreciate your feedback and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to full blown Hilton Hotels that weren't as good as this Garden Inn. The hotel is only one year old, rooms are a nice size, well furnished, nice sized TV, and good internet.The roof top bar and restaurant is simple awesome with indoor...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from LindseyAsh1, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown UniversityResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Daydream39285086251 for the wonderful 5 star review! I'm so pleased to that your stay was great! I'm glad you were able to take advantage of Vue Rooftop as well. We appreciate all of your feedback and hope to see you again in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Krysten and Nicole were both instrumental in making our stay great! They were such friendly and accomedating women. We couldn't have asked for more friendly and knowlegeable staff to answer all of our questions. We loved parking in the attached ramp, and got good directions...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Jacqueline T
Response from LindseyAsh1, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown UniversityResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us feedback regarding your recent stay with us! I'm glad to hear Krysten and Nicole were able to make your stay great! I'll be sure to pass along the nice comments them as they love...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Iowa City to watch a Hawkeyes wrestling match with my husband and 4 year old. The hotel is centrally located with many great restaurants in walking distance, not to mention the rooftop bar. Our room was great- clean, very comfortable, and spacious. The...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Pam C
Response from LindseyAsh1, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown UniversityResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Pam C for the kind review regarding your experience with us! I'm so pleased to hear we were able to exceed your expectations at our hotel! I'll be sure to pass along the nice comments to the rest of the team as they...More

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6 October 2018|
Response from mldahm08 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest calling the hotel to find out if there is nothing on the website. I stayed in a standard room and it had a microwave, frig and coffee maker. It was a very nice room.
12 January 2018|
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Response from LindseyAsh1 | Property representative |
We do have a shuttle for the hotel that shuttles within a 5 mile radius of the hotel. It is not actively going from the hotel to Carver during the basketball games. This does have to be booked at least a day in advance if... More
Room Tips
"Rooms have spectacular view from Floor 7 and above facing West."
4 weeks ago
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"Couples choose a king."
13 Nov 2018
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"Our corner suite had a lot of windows and light."
20 Aug 2018
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"Try to get a higher floor with a west or north view. Both directions will give you a great view of the..."
23 Jul 2018
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US$129 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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