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All private, all-inclusive Assisted Living apartments in a quiet Iowa City neighborhood, just minutes from world-class physicians and a vibrant downtown. No levels of care, no a la carte system, no funny business. Easy to budget, easy to understand.


All of our bright, well-appointed Assisted Living apartments have big windows for lots of light, a convenient kitchenette for drinks and snacks, and a bathroom with a zero-entry walk-in shower. Plus, call buttons in all bedrooms and bathrooms for help 24/7.

Rent includes utilities, cable and internet, three meals per day, maintenance, weekly housekeeping and laundry, weekday transportation services, social activities, and any assistance you might like with daily Personal Care tasks like managing meds, getting dressed, help with showering, and more.

Wondering if your loved one might need a nursing home or memory care in Iowa City? Give us a call - we can help point you in the right direction!

*Prices listed are effective January 2024. Please note that Melrose Meadows is a private-pay community, and we are unable to accept Medicaid or other waivers.*



A one-time, fully refundable damage deposit, due when you accept an open apartment.

$4,700 for one person

All-inclusive Assisted Living in a cozy, manageable living space.

$5,100 - $5,200 for one person

One Bedroom Standards, Deluxes and Suites, all with separate living room and bedroom.

*Plus $1,200 second-person fee, if applicable.*

$5,450-$5,550 for one person

Two Bedroom Standards and Suites, each with two bedrooms and two bathrooms.

*Plus $1,200 second-person fee, if applicable.*

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Pro tip: Think about the space (and the stuff) you actually use on a regular basis.

And remember: You're not stuck in your apartment. There are beautiful common areas, green spaces and social opportunities all over our bright, welcoming building.

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Looking for Medicaid-eligible or low-income senior housing? Click the link below for a list of affordable housing resources in Iowa City.

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