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Brown Street Inn

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“front porch”(40 reviews)
“green room”(16 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A perfect B&B. Lovely, well-appointed rooms. A delicious breakfast. And above all, wonderful innkeepers who cater to individual guests in a manner that no hotel can match. You'll want to go back. We do!

Thank antandaud
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit, and nothing has changed about this superb Inn. The owners remain delightful and helpful. The rooms are decorated well and are spacious and comfortable. The gourmet breakfasts on weekends are legendary, and the overall charm of the Inn is incomparable....More

2  Thank Doc A
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The Inn was just perfect! The owners were wonderful, the decoration and rooms were perfect and the food in the morning was delicious!! I loved the big front porch. I can't wait for another reason to visit Iowa City and stay!!

1  Thank 820cthomson
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Love, love, LOVE this place! So much charm and character! My husband and I were attending my daughter's dance performance so we stayed in the red room which could accommodate the 3 of us. The hosts are so friendly and helpful. No extra charge for...More

Thank Indiana7611
Reviewed June 6, 2018

This was my first visit to Brown Street Inn and it will definitely not be my last. Beautifully restored mansion with period furnishings - restored down to the glass door knobs. Bob and Mark are welcoming owners and cover all the details with a polished...More

Thank Dennis H
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
$139 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Iowa City
#2 Business Hotel in Iowa City
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$139 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Iowa City
#2 Business Hotel in Iowa City
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"The suite on the top floor is the roomiest."
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"Book early, they fill up fast!!"
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"Red room can accommodate 3 people."
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"Rooms match photos on the website & are incredibly quaint. We stayed in cheapest & it was still..."
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