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Brown Street Inn

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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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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Des Moines, Iowa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I found the Brown Street Inn about 5 years ago, and have used it whenever we need to be overnight in Iowa City. Bob and Mark welcome us like friends every time we stay. We have stayed in all the different rooms, except for the 3rd story suite, and they are all comfortable, very clean, quiet, and charmingly decorated. The... More 

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Ankeny, Iowa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

While this was my first experience with the Inn, I am hoping for opportunities to return. My daughter-in-law and I spent a wonderful night there after attending a show in Iowa City. Mark and Bob are gracious hosts and the Inn is lovely. Clean, well maintained and beautifully furnished. We had a wonderful breakfast (much more than a typical continental... More 

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Kristiansand, Norway
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This was my first stay at the Inn, on my first ever visit to Iowa City. I normally do a thorough search before deciding where to stay. This trip was no exception. To all those who are like me, let me save you the trouble. If you are planning to go to Iowa City, look no more. There is no... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

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 September 2, 2014

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
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76 reviews 76 reviews
15 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

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
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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 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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Additional Information about Brown Street Inn

Address: 430 Brown Street, Iowa City, IA 52245
Location: United States > Iowa > Iowa City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Brown Street Inn Iowa City

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