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Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Overall my stay at hotel vetro was a pleasant one. its convientantly located in the heart of downtown iowa city. I thouroughly enjoyed the sushi restaurant located in the lobby called Formosa. I was pleasantly surprised to find a vibrant downtown located less than a half a block. plenty of restaraunts and choice watering holes perfect for entertaining clients.

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Nebraska, USA
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We booked the romance package. The extra expense didn't even cover the champagne, cheese & fruit I'm sure. We LOVE staying at this hotel. It makes the oncologist visits a little more bearable! The beds are very comfortable!

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Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Reviewed 5 May 2014

I was traveling with my wife and our toddler to meet with family and friends. The service at the front desk was very nice and accommodating; however, be warned that loading/unloading of luggage can be rough as the "loading zone" is very small and appeared to often times be occupied. We simply parked ourselves and used the walk way to...

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1Thank Daniel R
Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed 10 April 2014

We had two rooms we booked in March. The receptionists were all very accommodating and helpful. Our rooms were clean suited our needs perfectly. One star taken off for uncovered balconies, light fixture not working and hole in wall in room. Other than that we were very pleased with our stay. Also connected to a very nice square with playground...

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1Thank AnnaM646
San Antonio
Reviewed 8 April 2014

I have stayed here on 3 different occasions. I love the modern rooms, the kitchenettes, and the bath-tubs are probably my all time favorite non-jetted hotels bath-tubs. We under-booked our stay by a day (3 nights instead of 4), and when I checked in they were sold out for the last night I needed. They checked every day and put...

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1Thank Hippocampi
Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed 21 March 2014

We booked the romance package for our wedding night. We arrived at approximately 10:30 pm and checked in, nobody helped us with our bags and then I was informed I could park in the ramp next door. I guess that's what they mean by valet parking. We proceeded to our room and everything was fine until the morning. The package...

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8Thank Jacob E
Austin
Reviewed 14 March 2014

I thought the room was really nicely appointed, though it could use more electrical outlets and USB ports. I also thought the placement of the TV was weird, but wasn't a big deal. I would stay here again.

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Moline, Illinois
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Hotel Vetro is hyped as a modern somewhat luxurious hotel in downtown Iowa City. I was really looking forward to staying here having lived in Iowa City for nine years previously and watched the hotel being built and heard all the hype. The overall feel is barebones minimum industrial-ish. When we first got to our room I had to use...

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3Thank kcrox04
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 March 2014

I stayed here for four nights in April while traveling for work. The hotel is very modern and my room included a kitchenette (with full sized refrigerator and stove) as well as a spacious seating area, high ceilings, and floor to ceiling windows along one wall. Unfortunately, the view was of a parking lot, but I was not at the...

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Cresco, Iowa
Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

Nice hotel, beds were good as well as nice large bathroom with shower and tub. Only thing I would like to see is maybe valet parking. As a female having to park in a parking garage down the street and tote my luggage back to hotel was a little bit of an inconvenience.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre 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
Region: United States > Iowa > Iowa City
Price Range: $235 - $282 (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
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