The new Element Iowa City hotel is modern and within walking distance to the 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. Take advantage of our convenient location in downtown Iowa City and host your meeting, or special occasion in our flexible, green event venue offering 650 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're in town for a short or extended stay, experience something new at Element Downtown Iowa City.