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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located in the heart of the downtown area, this is an upscale, urban hotel. We had a week long stay while I went into the local university hospital for surgery. (Special rate for patients) Could have stayed at one of the many chain hotels in the area, but we found this gem, which offers a few balcony rooms, which allows... More 

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Chicago, IL
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39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

ok my boyfriend really likes this place and I really do not. his likes: design concept bed (comfortable) glass shower with rainfall shower head my dislikes: price point cold feel, not home like loud outside parking is bad check in takes a long time I don't know why he likes it, but he really does. if I were given my... More 

Thank MsLottiDi
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

I traveled to Iowa City for a wedding recently and stayed at the Hotel Vetro. Before I even arrived, employee Makaylee McDowell went out of her way to help me with some needs that I had regarding room amenities. She put in more effort than most hotel employees would, going above and beyond what I expected, and I really appreciated... More 

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Gardner, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

I love this hotel! It is very trendy. I love the industrial look of the hallways. The rooms are modern with a kitchenette. The bathroom has a nice size shower and hug tub. The door is a frosted glass panel tot he bathroom. There is no lock, be prepared. My daughter loved the lighted mirror in the bath. It's another... More 

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Los Angeles
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

The beds are good, if lumpily made, and the location is outstanding. The towels are thick and fluffy. Other than that … Where to begin with this place? Let’s start with the trek from the parking area to the rooms. From the parking structure, you and your bags have to go down one elevator; around an four-foot-high wall through a... More 

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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

The architecture and design of the room was nice, but the room was tired and in disrepair. Seems like it could be pretty nice if it were fixed up a bit and it has a lot of potential... but as-is, it was not very good. --The window shades were in bad shape, they were hard to open/close, and the cords... More 

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New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Well, first of all, I was there for the Iowa City's Writer's Conference. I called ahead to ask if they had a "business center" or a printer that I could use. The did, indeed have printers, but they never worked. I always ended up having to go to the copy store or the public library. The rooms are pretty big,... More 

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Lake Bluff, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Hotel Vetro is an exceptional hotel, with spacious, modern rooms and a not-to-be-beat location, with a staff that is wonderful. This is our second stay here, and everything was perfect--except for our room location over the "Party Balcony." The hotel has some rooms that have large balconies and we were, unfortunately, right above one of them where there were 10... More 

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Upper Saint Clair, Pennsylvania
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

Pros: very modern room, great bathroom...cool sink, separate shower and raised tub, room was clean, very good bedding, big, big room (had a two queen suite), good internet connection and speed, nice kitchen area with table and two chairs, two huge free standing closets, two free bottles of water delivered each day. Location is great right in the ped mall.... More 

Thank George W
Huntington Beach, California
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

Loved this hotel! Stayed here for one night, though wished we could have stayed longer. Fifth floor room had fantastic view with floor to ceiling windows. Huge room with great modern design and very comfortable beds. Location can't be beat for downtown Iowa City.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elegance, sophistication, and metropolitan flair-experience it all at downtown Iowa City's newest hotel and conference center, located just a block away from the University of Iowa. Listed by Budget Travel Magazine as one of the Top 100 Best Values in the World, hotelVetro is the ultimate in upscale lodging. Boasting modern architectural design, deluxe guest rooms, contemporary kitchens, and the sophisticated yet environmentally conscious amenities, hotelVetro is ideal for short or long-term stays. HotelVetro is a premiere Iowa City conference center, with over 15,000 square feet of versatile banquet space and meeting rooms. Featuring a stunning 4,800 square foot open-air Roof Garden, which offers a magnificent view of the Iowa City Cultural District, hotelVetro provides an unforgettable backdrop for business and social events. HotelVetro offers a complimentary shuttle within a 3 mile radius based on availability. ... more   less 

Additional Information about hotelVetro: studio suites & convention center

Address: 201 S Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52240-1603
Location: United States > Iowa > Iowa City
Price Range: $166 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — hotelVetro: studio suites & convention center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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Hotelvetro: Studio Suites And Convention Center
Hotelvetro: Studio Suites & Convention Center Hotel Iowa City
Hotelvetro Studio Hotel
HotelVetro: Studio Suites & Convention Center Iowa City
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