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Vacation rentals in Iowa City

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Great Culture, Food, and History with Iowa City Vacation Rentals

Iowa City is a lively university town combining a youthful, energetic vibe with classic Midwestern hospitality. Typical vacation accommodations and lodging available here include spacious house rentals with a yard in a leafy, quiet setting. You'll also find smaller cozy cottages perfect for an intimate getaway. With a local vacation rental as your base, you'll enjoy the cultural and natural delights that make Iowa City special.

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Vacation rentals and apartments with air conditioning

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House  Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$192 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Horn

5.0
Outstanding (19 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Condo  Iowa City
Jul 30 - Aug 6
$211 per night
Condo ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Condo in Mann with Patio & Grill

5.0
Outstanding (6 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Resort  Iowa City
Apr 23 - Apr 30
-36%
$182
$116 per night
Resort ∙ 6 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Resort in Longfellow with Patio

4.6
Excellent
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Free cancellation
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Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen

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Cottage  Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$125 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Longfellow with Free Parking

4.9
Outstanding (10 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Kitchen
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House  Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$242 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Charming Vacation Home in Longfellow with On-Site Parking

5.0
Outstanding (30 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Kitchen
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Apartment  Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$139 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Rental Apartment in Mann with Free Parking

4.5
Excellent (12 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Kitchen
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Vacation rentals with Wi-Fi

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House  Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$195 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Great Vacation Home in Twain with Grill & Patio

4.9
Outstanding (22 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Internet
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House  Iowa City
Jul 19 - Jul 26
$172 per night
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Mann with Yard, Pool & Patio

4.8
Outstanding (55 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Internet
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House  Iowa City
Jul 30 - Aug 6
$190 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Shimek with Grill & Yard

5.0
Outstanding (42 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Internet
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Best Vacation Home Deals in Iowa City

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Motel Iowa City
Apr 20 - Apr 27
-33%
$76
$52 per night
Motel ∙ 10 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Motel in Coralville with Yard

Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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House Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$366 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Wonderful House in Lincoln with Grill

Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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House Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$414 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Nice Vacation Home in Horn with Patio & Yard

5.0
Outstanding (43 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Apartment Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$350 per night
Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Rental Apartment in Twain

Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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House Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$135 per night
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Nice Vacation Home in Twain with Patio

Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Apartment Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$126 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Apartment in Mann with Free Parking

4.2
Very good (7 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Condo Iowa City
Jul 30 - Aug 6
$141 per night
Condo ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Luxurious Condo in Mann with Private Balcony + Appreciate Views

5.0
Outstanding (25 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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House Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$618 per night
House ∙ 12 guests ∙ 6 bedrooms

House in Lincoln

Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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House Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$509 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

House in Mann

Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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House Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$224 per night
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

House in Miller-Orchard with Patio & Yard

5.0
Outstanding (6 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Budget-friendly Vacation Rentals in Iowa City

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House Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$686 per night
House ∙ 12 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

House in Horn

Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Bed and breakfast Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$169 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Bed & Breakfast in Mann with Yard & Patio

5.0
Outstanding (92 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Bed and breakfast Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$169 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Bed & Breakfast in Mann with Yard & Patio

5.0
Outstanding (92 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Top-Rated Rentals and Accommodations in Iowa City

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Bed and breakfast Iowa City
May 30 - Jun 6
$163 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

B&B in Mann with Patio & Yard

5.0
Outstanding
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
Free cancellation
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Bed and breakfast Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$169 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

B&B in Mann with Patio & Yard

5.0
Outstanding (92 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Bed and breakfast Iowa City
Jun 30 - Jul 7
$193 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Pleasant B&B in Mann with Patio & Yard

5.0
Outstanding (92 ratings)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, United States
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Popular Rental Amenities in Iowa City

  • Pet-friendly (50)
  • Pool (212)
  • Kitchen (91)
  • TV (300)
  • WiFi (317)
  • Parking (43)
  • Air conditioning (318)
  • Microwave (165)
  • Washing machine (104)
  • Hot tub (34)
  • Dishwasher (44)
  • Balcony/patio (132)

Iowa City is a great vacation spot if you want a property with a pool, as 65% of the accommodations there include one. Interestingly, HomeToGo's data shows that more hotel room offer a pool than aparthotel. Also, they can welcome 10 people, on average, while aparthotel with pools can accommodate an average of 5 people. If you would also like to be close to the water, most of the properties including a pool are within 2 miles of the waterfront.

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Where to find the best food in Iowa City?

Lively Bistros, Wine Bars, and More

You'll love the wide range of dining and drinking options in Iowa City. The city's reputation as a regional cultural center is reflected in the variety of cuisines found here, from Moroccan and Italian to solid Midwestern fare. The Iowa River Power Restaurant is a distinctive venue housed in the former Coralville Power Plant. Inside, you'll find quality American offerings such as prime rib and lobster tail in a sophisticated and interesting atmosphere.

For something more low key, head to the Hamburg Inn No. 2 on North Linn Street. A down-home American diner, this eatery has won multiple awards for their creations, including its Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie and the legendary 'Pie Shake'. If you're looking for Mediterranean-influenced cuisine, don't miss Orchard Green Restaurant on South Gilbert Street, which offers gourmet meals in a stylish setting.

What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Iowa City?

Art and Culture in the City of Literature

Iowa City was named the third UNESCO City of Literature in 2008, reflecting the strong literature, arts, and culture scene here. In fact, Iowa City is often called the "Athens of the Midwest", due in large part to the University of Iowa's presence here. The city hosts the Iowa City Book Festival every October, celebrating all things books and reading. Continuing the celebration of writing, learn about the city's rich literary history with a walking tour of the city's sites relating to notable figures and events.

It's not just about books in Iowa City. You can also enjoy independent and documentary films at FilmScene, a local non-profit cinema with regular screenings. The historic Englert Civic Theatre also has a full schedule of live comedy, music, and drama productions. Art lovers shouldn't miss the Iowa Artisans Gallery, which showcases and sells artisanal gifts, with a focus on Midwestern artists.

What are the best activities for families in Iowa City?

Family Fun in Iowa City

If you're visiting with children, there's plenty of ways to keep the little ones entertained. The Iowa Children's Museum, located in Coralville just outside of Iowa City, is fun, educational, and extremely popular. The museum has a range of interactive permanent exhibits focusing on the arts, science, financial literacy, and health. There's also a whole slate of special events and workshops that are great for kids and families.

The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History is another fun choice for families. The oldest museum west of the Mississippi River, it has a wide range of geological and natural exhibitions. Check out the Biosphere Discovery Hub and the Laysan Island Cyclorama which simulates a 360-degree view of a Hawaiian island.

Where are the unique attractions in Iowa City?

Excursions Around Iowa City

There's plenty of excursions and activities in and around Iowa City. The Devonian Fossil Gorge, located just northeast of town, is a fascinating archaeological site where you can see the remains of the ancient ocean floor dating back 375 million years. Continuing a glimpse into the past, head to the Amana Colonies, a convenient drive from downtown Iowa City. This series of seven villages was originally founded by German settlers, and features classic architecture, restaurants, shops, and workshops recalling its unique heritage.

A little further afield in Le Claire, around 65mi from Iowa City, you can see the mighty Mississippi River as it winds its way between Iowa and Illinois. In Le Claire, take a boat tour up the Mississippi, including twilight tours which are a charming, romantic way to experience the river. In town, explore the Buffalo Bill Museum, which honors the famed Wild West figure William Cody.

What are the best events and festivals in Iowa City?

County Fairs, Food Festivals, and Summer Jazz

As the region's cultural center, Iowa City is never short of fun events that capture its character. County fairs are important institutions in Midwestern life, and Iowa City is no exception. One of the major events on the local calendar is the Johnson County Fair, held every July. The fair has agricultural displays, livestock competitions, pony races, and youth-oriented events.

Also held every July is the Iowa City Jazz Festival, a three-day celebration of jazz music featuring local and national artists. This festival centered around Clinton Street always happens on the 4th of July weekend. In August, the city becomes a culinary paradise at the Taste of Iowa City, celebrating the great food and diversity of its Downtown and Northside-area restaurants. Guests can sample from the menus of over 50 businesses.

Information about vacation rentals in Iowa City

🏡 Vacation rentals available 324 rentals
💳 Possible discounts up to 33%
🌙 Nightly prices starting at $52
⭐ Popular amenities Pets allowed, Pool and Kitchen
🐾 Pet friendly homes 50 homes
🏊 Vacation rentals with pools 210 homes

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the typical nightly price for a vacation rental in Iowa City?

The price of a night's stay in Iowa City starts at $52. If you’re interested in a house rental, the average price is $452 per night. A apartment rental Iowa City will cost on average $279 per night.

How many vacation rentals are available for booking in Iowa City?

There are currently 324 rentals in Iowa City to browse and rent for your trip.

What are the most popular amenities for vacation rentals in Iowa City?

Usually travelers look for Pets allowed, Pool, and Kitchen when booking a vacation rental in Iowa City.

How many vacation rentals with a pool are in Iowa City?

Choose from 210 vacation rentals available in Iowa City for renting.

Are pets allowed in vacation homes in Iowa City?

Finding a rental in Iowa City that allows pets is possible, with 50 pet-friendly available.

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