Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program Services and Amenities

Lodging Options for Patients and Families

You may be asked by your doctor to stay close to University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics for further care. The following is a list of options for lodging in the area. Please review the information. If you would like help, please call the Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program Social Worker at 1-319-356-3994.

American Cancer Society Hope Lodge

Location and Contact: 750 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, 1-319-248-5400

  • Rooms available on a first come, first served basis for all patients receiving cancer care
  • No charge
  • Private rooms and bathrooms, shared living and kitchen spaces
  • Patients must stay, not for Caregivers only
  • Patients must meet eligibility criteria and live more than 40 miles from UI Hospitals & Clinics
  • Referral must be made by the Social Worker
  • Shuttle available to UI Hospitals & Clinics

Heartland Inn

Location and Contact: 87 2nd Street, Coralville, 1-319-351-8132

  • Limited number of rooms are available for transplant and Multiple Myeloma patients at a rate of $45/plus taxes per night
  • Contact the Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program Social Worker for availability and reservations
  • 25 item breakfast buffet, Sun-Thurs light evening meal, hardwood floors, microwave and refrigerator in each room, shuttle to the hospital

MainStay Suites

Location and Contact: 2491 Holiday Road, Coralville, 1-319-625-2200

  • Offers a hospital rate as well as a special rate of $55 ($85 on football weekends) through the American Cancer Society
  • Kitchenette in each room
  • No hospital shuttle
  • Call the Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program Social Worker at 1-319-356-3994 if you would like the discounted rate
  • Reservation made by patient or family

Area Hotel and Motel Information

Many area hotels give discount rates to patients, and patients may make their own reservations. For assistance, contact UI Hospitals & Clinics Concierge Services at 1-319-356-1900.

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