Iowa City Attractions


The Iowa City area is known as the "Cultural Corridor" throughout the Midwest -- and for good reason.  With so many outstanding attractions in such a relatively small area, it's a "one-stop shop" for all of your tastes, from theater to concerts, from museums to casino gambling.

Click a link, below, to see more about each featured attraction:

The Iowa City Downtown is intertwined with the University of Iowa campus and is the main center and brilliant life of the city of Iowa City, where we're located just less than a mile from. We offer an amazingly cheaper and affordable rates for being the 3rd closest hotel to downtown.
The Riverside Casino is the corridor's newest attraction, featuring table gaming, slot machines, shows, and world-class golf.   Best of all, it's just two exits south of the Inn, on Hwy 218.
The University of Iowa is the flagship attraction of the area, with museums, libraries, lectures, and other events throughout the year.  Located less than a mile from the Inn, it's the heart and soul of Iowa City. 
Hawkeye sports!   Big Ten Football, Basketball, Wresling, Baseball, Swimming -- it's all here!  Click on the Hawk to see calendars of all Hawkeye sporting events.
Hancher Auditorium is the cultural center of the corridor, with world-class performers appearing throughout the year.  Located on the University of Iowa Campus, it is just minutes away from the Inn.
The Amana Colonies is Iowa's top tourist attraction -- and it's not hard to see why. With dozens of quaint shops and restaurants, it's easy to visit again and again.  And it's located just 30 minutes away, straight out Hwy 6 from the Inn!
The Old Creamery Theatre has been providing live entertainment in the Amana area for over 30 years. Take in a play while enjoying the old world flavor of the Amana Colonies! 
The Riverside Theatre is Iowa City's professional theater, with live performances staged throughout the year. Located just minutes from the Inn.
The Englert Theatre is Iowa City's oldest theater.  Recently restored to its original grandeur, it plays host to a wide variety of entertainment, from live music to comedy troupes.  Located right downtown, less than a mile from the Inn!
Coral Ridge Mall is Iowa's second largest shopping mall, and is located just a few minutes from the Inn. Shop till you drop!
Sycamore Mall is Iowa City's "second mall" -- specializing in upscale niche products.  Also located just minutes from the Inn!