Welcome to Element Iowa City

Downtown Marriott Hotel close to University of Iowa Campus

Discover Element Downtown Iowa City. Our Eco hotel is modern and within walking distance to University of Iowa Campus, offers open spaces, sustainable design, and natural color palettes for a refreshing short or extended stay. Recharge in our spacious rooms and suites with productive work-spaces, fully equipped kitchens, and our signature Heavenly Beds. Maintain your balanced lifestyle at our indoor saline pool, outdoor terrace, and large gym with natural light. During your stay enjoy easy access to Iowa City attractions like the Pedestrian Mall, Iowa Athletics or Vue Rooftop Restaurant, all within 10 minutes of our hotel. Take advantage of our convenient location in downtown Iowa City and host your meeting, or special occasion in our flexible, green event venue offering 320 sq. ft. of space with room for up to 30 guests. Enjoy special group rates when you book a block of rooms at our downtown hotel. Whether you are in town for a short or extended stay experience something new at Element Downtown Iowa City.

Rooms & Suites


Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Minimum Age to Check In: 21

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Welcome

45lbs maximum with 50 USD Non Refundable fee per room per night


Non-Refundable Pet Fee Per Night: $50

Maximum Pet Weight: 45lbs

Maximum Number of Pets in Room: 1


On-Site Parking

Hourly: $1

Daily: $15

Electric Car Charging Station

At This Hotel

Fitness Center

Fitness Center

Stay In

Our fully equipped in-room kitchen allows you to prepare meals and stay in your rhythm while you’re on the road.

Stay Healthy

Start your morning off right with our healthful Rise breakfast, complimentary in all regions except Asia Pacific. Enjoy a hot item from our chef's station, whole fruits, nourishing granola and more.



Element Iowa City

314 South Clinton Street, Iowa City, Iowa, USA, 52240

Tel: +1 319-248-7900
Distance from Property: 22.5 Miles
Phone Number: +1 319-362-8336
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Alternate Airport Transportation

Airport Shuttle Service

Distance from Property: 64.9 Miles
Phone Number: +1 309-764-9621
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Distance from Property: 120.0 Miles
Phone Number: +1 515-256-5050
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Bus Station

Court Street Transportation Center, Downtown Iowa City

Property Details

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 319-248-7900

Accessible Hotel Features

Accessible on-site parking

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Seat

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


Green Seal-33: Lodging Properties Certified


Carbon Footprint: 21.79 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 264.64 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling

Electric car charging

What are the check-in and check-out times at Element Iowa City?

The check-in time at Element Iowa City is 3:00 pm and the check-out time is 12:00 pm.

Does Element Iowa City allow pets?

The pet policy at Element Iowa City is:

Pets Welcome

45lbs maximum with 50 USD Non Refundable fee per room per night

Non-Refundable Pet Fee Per Night: $50

Maximum Pet Weight: 45lbs

Maximum Number of Pets in Room: 1

What are the parking options at Element Iowa City?

The parking options at Element Iowa City are:

On-Site Parking

Electric Car Charging Station

What property amenities are available at Element Iowa City?

The property amenities at Element Iowa City are:


Free Continental and Buffet and Grab n go and Hot Breakfast

Free Coffee/Tea


Indoor Pool

Fitness Center

Meeting Space

Convenience Store


Wake up Calls


Service Request

Does Element Iowa City have Wi-Fi?

Yes, Element Iowa City has free Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.