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430 Brown Street, Iowa City, IA 52245
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Brown Street Inn
Ranked #1 of 8 Iowa City B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Des Moines, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Mark and Bob are incredible innkeepers and make you feel comfortable from the moment you enter their enchanting B&B. The bedrooms have such character and immediately help you to feel "at home." Our breakfast, held in the beautiful dining room, both looked and tasted fantastic! Relaxing on the front porch is a favorite activity as well as good conversation in... More

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Bath, Maine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This B&B was so beautifully decorated, comfortable, clean and cared for by the innkeepers. And Mark, the innkeeper, could not have been kinder and more attentive to our needs. The house was like an art gallery. Warm, open and inviting. Our breakfast, so-called continental was much more than that. Delightful. We sat out on the front porch which was overhung... More

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San Diego, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at the Brown Street Inn is like being home away from home. Bob and Mark make you so welcomed and comfortable. And the daily complimentary fresh baked cookies are the perfect touch to make the feeling complete!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After staying here the past 4 years while our son was in college I can finally let the secret out!! The Brown Stone Inn was our favorite place to stay! The owners Mark and Bob are wonderful people who take care of their Inn and customers. The rooms are clean, quiet, and the weekend brunches are 5 star!! Book ahead... More

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Kansas City
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

We had a great two night stay in the Yellow Room. My son was checking out the University of Iowa and this is very close, walking distance easy. Mark was very welcoming and everything was clean and tidy. Great breakfast with wonderful fresh fruit.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Trying to find a place to stay while my grandson was being treated at the Iowa Ubiversity Children's Hospital lead me to the Brown Street Inn. My 3 night stay was very relaxing. The breakfasts were delicious and the innkeeper, Mark, provided excellent ideas for places to visit in the area between treatments. Whether or not I visit Iowa again... More

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Tampa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My partner and I wanted an intimate place to get married and the Brown Street Inn exceeded our expectations. The Inn is in a quiet neighborhood with beautiful furnishings. The innkeepers, Mark and Bob served as our witnesses but also made us feel so much at home. We stayed in the Green Room which has a king sized bed and... More

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Champaign, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Several friends and I have spent a weekend here for the past two years and have reserved for next spring. The 3rd floor room sleeps 3 and has microwave and sink, so we bring dinner and heat it up there. This room also provides a good space for the 7 of us to hang out. Inn is nicely appointed with... More

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Highland Park, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

After my partner and I decided to end our 40 year "engagement" and get married in Iowa, I happened upon the Brown Street Inn while poking around on this website. As I read review after review, I couldn't believe my good fortune, and there was no doubt as to where we would be staying. We were in The Suite for... More

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West Coast
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Mark and Bob helped make my stay in Iowa City absolutely amazing. I was there for business, but felt the comforts of home. When I first checked in, I immediately saw a plate of homemade cookies in the entrance. I love sweet treats, so I had a good feeling that this was going to be a great stay. I was... More

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Address: 430 Brown Street, Iowa City, IA 52245
Location: United States > Iowa > Iowa City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Brown Street Inn Iowa City

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