Melrose Meadows Retirement Community-Home-Iowa City Senior Apartments

Melrose Meadows Retirement Community
senior apartments in Iowa City

Phone: (319) 341-7893

Fax: (319) 248-1183

350 Dublin Dr, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA

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Our first priority is keeping our residents safe and comfortable.

Check here for updates on our policies and procedures as they relate to the COVID-19 virus.

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @melrosemeadows for more info. 

Please call the office at 319-341-7893 with any questions. 

  • 3-26-20: Business office hours continue at 8:00am - 4:30pm, Mon-Fri. (As always, Assisted Living staff are on site 24/7.) Please bring any deliveries to the main entrance during business hours. We have installed a doorbell in the front foyer if we happen to be away from the desk when you arrive. Thank you for your patience!

  • 3-23-20: Per state mandate, the swimming pool and salon are closed until further notice.

  • NO VISITORS are allowed into the building at this time (family included). Staff, residents and essential caregivers only. Entrances are locked.

  • Family members can drop off groceries and supplies in the foyers. Staff can help residents carry items to their apartment if necessary. Please call the resident or front office ahead of time so you're expected at the front door.

  • Van rides are limited to doctor appointments.

  • Normal cleaning and sanitizing procedures have been exponentially increased and are carefully monitored. Hand sanitizer stations are placed throughout the building.

  • Group activities and group dining have been cancelled. Residents are free to move about the building and the grounds, though we encourage social distancing per CDC guidelines. Meals are delivered to apartments.

  • Staffing continues as usual, with temperature and symptom screening upon entering the building, and strict instructions to stay home if showing symptoms, after exposure or international travel.



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A great apartment that feels like home. Delicious dining options. Laughter with friends. 
Freedom from upkeep, maintenance and boredom. 
A simple lease, no mysterious fees, and a stellar reputation for over a decade. 
Find freedom in your retirement at Melrose Meadows.



Bright, private senior apartments for Independent and Assisted Living in a quiet neighborhood setting, just minutes from University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, world-class entertainment, and a vibrant downtown. Maintenance-free retirement living in the heart of Iowa City.

Interested in meals, housekeeping, social activities or transportation, but not looking for help with everyday tasks like medication management, bathing or dressing? Enjoy maintenance-free retirement living in one of our beautiful Independent Living apartments.

Want a little help with daily tasks, like dressing, showering or managing medications? Still want to do what you like and come and go as you please? With staff on site 24/7, one of our bright, private Assisted Living apartments could be the right fit for you.

Questions about higher levels of care, like nursing home or memory care in Iowa City? Give us a call, we're happy to help point you in the right direction!


“Age is an issue of mind over matter, if you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter”

Mark Twain



We'd love to show you around. Give us a call or shoot us an email to schedule your personal tour!