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Bright natural light, large antique desk, and Amish-made rocking chairPrivate room with queen size bed (another view)
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Morningside Room & Backyard Habitat

Elizabeth User Profile

Morningside Room & Backyard Habitat

Private room in house
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
10 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

My home is bright, quiet, and surrounded by nature, yet just 1 mile east of downtown Iowa City. Convenient location for all downtown and University of Iowa services/facilities, hospitals, and Kinnick Stadium. Perfect for visiting scholars and traveling medical professionals in town for a bit. Will negotiate rates for stays beyond 2 weeks! Compliant & registered with Iowa City for rental/Airbnb.


Air conditioning
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (under 2 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 10PM and check out out by 12PM (noon)


109 Reviews

Gav User Profile
November 2018
Very cozy and homely. The sauna in the basement is perfect to forget the cold weather. The space is peaceful and a very short drive to the university and other amenities of downtown.
Peyton User Profile
November 2018
Elizabeth's home is clean & well located. The room had everything I needed: lighted closet with hangers, a full length mirror, towels, USB plugs, and an extra blanket. I didn't cook in her kitchen, but appreciated fridge space & the hot water kettle. If I return to Iowa City, I'l…
Jennifer User Profile
November 2018
Elizabeth provided a great place to stay. She communicated very well so I felt very much at home. She was generous in sharing her space and I appreciate her thoughtfulness and the conscious environment she created. Thank you!
Ann User Profile
November 2018
I greatly enjoyed my stay at Elizabeth's place. Her house is beautiful, clean, and relaxing. It even smells relaxing as soon as you walk in the door! Elizabeth went above and beyond with delicious smoothie and tea options available.
Jill User Profile
October 2018
Convenient location and easy parking. Elizabeth is easy to communicate with and friendly. Makes you feel right at home. The extra touches with the guest book laying out how everything in the house works and essentials is much appreciated. Would recommend staying here for a weeken…
Daryl User Profile
October 2018
Elisabeth has a cozy home in a quiet Neighborhood. Very clean and great hospitality. She gave me a great restaurant recommendation.
Chris User Profile
October 2018
I drove up to Iowa City to surprise my good friend Ben who opened up his martial arts school Brown’s School of Martial Arts in North Liberty. He has dedicated his life to martial arts. I got into town around 8pm and checked in. Parking was easy; house address was a challenge to s…

Hosted by Elizabeth

Iowa City, Iowa, United StatesJoined in April 2015
Elizabeth User Profile
114 Reviews
Elizabeth is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm Midwest born and raised and love so much about this part of the world. I've been in Iowa since late 2013, and landed here after living across the country and abroad as a student, archaeologist, and never ending traveler/seeker/learner. Archaeology, environmental education, an…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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