The Heights Rooftop

The Heights Rooftop

The Heights Rooftop, located on the sixth floor of the Courtyard Marriott University Heights, has a 5,700 sq ft ballroom and a rooftop patio that overlooks Kinnick Stadium.

Operating as usual

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 09/15/2022

Thank you Pancheros for celebrating 30 years with us!


Heights Rooftop opening at 10:30 am. Come on up and have a Cy-Hawk Sunrise with us!

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 08/29/2022

Congratulations to the Eisenbergs! Such a beautiful wedding this last weekend!🤍


Loving the look of our table numbers especially next to our floating candles! It’s all in the details🤩


Waving from the rooftop!

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 08/17/2022

Herky is in The Heights!💛

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 08/12/2022

Day vs night💫 we love our extra rooftop patio space!


The Heights all set up and ready for last nights event! We love our in house center pieces all lit up!🔥


Doesn’t get much better than eating cake with this view!


We’re still not over this beautiful floral arrangement! Check out these amazing centerpieces💐

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 08/03/2022

Dinner with a view! 🤩

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 08/01/2022

Bright and colorful wedding decor made for a gorgeous celebration in The Heights!💐🏢


Only 40 days out from the start of football season! Who’s ready to cheer the Hawks on from the Heights?! 💛🖤

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 07/19/2022

Gorgeous morning for a quick press conference! Thank you SWARM for using our event space!


We love seeing your event pictures and hearing your feedback!

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 06/30/2022

We are getting so excited for football season after this breakfast! 💛🖤

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 06/24/2022

A simple and gorgeous night in The Heights! We love hosting fun graduation parties like this!


Loved this set up for a University of Iowa graduation party!

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 06/14/2022

We had quite the busy weekend! We loved transforming our spaces to fit the needs of all the different events happening! Swipe to see the gorgeous sunset during the Walters wedding!💕☀️💍

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 06/07/2022

The University of Iowa Workplace Improvement had a gorgeous event in The Heights this morning!💛🖤


Graduation is right around the corner!

We are opening up the ballroom to all graduates and families! From 11am -5pm we will have food and a cash bar available. $25 per person

Call today to make a reservation!


Hey Everybunny! 🐰

Don’t forget we are hosting Easter Brunch on Sunday April 17,2022 from 10:00am - 2:00pm!

Reservations are suggested. Call 319-569-6777 to make yours today!

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 04/01/2022

We have 2 amazing events coming up!

Our first ever Easter Brunch & our Graduation Celebration.

Call today to make your reservations. We want celebrate with you!



Calling all graduates!

Come celebrate with us at The Heights Rooftop on Saturday, May 14th from 11:00am - 5:00pm.

Call 319-569-6777 to make your reservation!
$25 per person
Cash bar


Hop on over to The Heights Rooftop on Sunday, April 17, 2022 for our first Easter Brunch!

Brunch will be served from 10:00am - 2:00pm. Call 319.569.6776 to make your reservations today!

Adults & Kids 12yo+ | $34
Kids 4-11yo | $15
Kids under 4 | FREE


We love, L O V E 💕

Happy Valentine’s Day from us to you!

📷 @johnsons.creative


Join us this Sunday, January 23, 2022 at the Eastern Iowa Wedding show.

Let’s chat all things wedding! 💍

Show Details:
Cedar Rapids Marriott
11:00am - 3:00pm

Hope to see some familiar faces & meet some new ones!


Did you ring in the new year? 💍 Let’s chat!

The Heights Rooftop is the perfect setting for your wedding reception, ceremony, rehearsal dinner, or Sunday brunch!

& we still have prime wedding weekends available in 2022!

Contact Aly Tomlinson, our Director of Events, for more information on how to schedule a tour & book. [email protected]

📷 CTW Photography


Newly engaged or still deciding on a wedding venue?

We will be at the Eastern Iowa Wedding Show @easterniowaweddingshow on January 23, 2022 at the Cedar Rapids Marriott.

Come check us out to see if we are the perfect venue for you ✨


It’s Bowl Week!

Come watch the Hawks play on Saturday with us!

10:30am - 5:00pm

• Cash Bar
• Food for purchase
• @djnyj for entertainment!
• Hayden Fry look a like contest




Breakfast with a view this morning!


Chef David carving up prime rib for @wattsgroup holiday party this evening!


Come watch the Citrus Bowl with us on New Years’s Day!

Featuring @djnyj - the official DJ of the Iowa Hawkeyes +
Hayden Fry look alike contest

We will have a full bar available & food for purchase.

$99 hotel rooms if you stay at the Courtyard NYE or New Year’s Day! Use code BWL when making your reservation!


After a couple away games we are ready to get back to it! Join us on Saturday for our rooftop tailgate! We will be open from 11:00am - 7:30pm. Cash bar and food for purchase!

Come hang with us!


The Heights Rooftop is hosting it’s first ever Halloween Party this Saturday!

@clifedjco will be here doin his thing along with some awesome live performances!

Make sure you get your ticket!


👻Spooky Season is here! 👻

Grab your tickets for the first annual Halloween Party at The Heights Rooftop on the sixth floor of the brand new Courtyard Marriott! Haunted Hollywood Halloween Party will feature a dance floor, DJ, live performers, specialty drinks, and a costume party with a $500 cash first prize!!

PS: there's a discount if you book a hotel room for the event, too!

🎃 Tickets: $10
🎃 Date: 10/30/21
🎃 Time: 8pm - 2am
🎃 Ages: 21+
🎃 Location: 901 Melrose Ave, Iowa City, IA



Photos from Bright DeSigns by The Kane's post 10/13/2021

It was an absolute honor for this to be our first ever wedding at The Heights Rooftop. It was magical 💕


Open to the public tomorrow for our rooftop tailgate! Indoor and outdoor TV’s plus you can see the Jumbotron in @kinnickstadium and hear the crowd roar!

We will have $2 pints, cash bar, and all the best tailgate food! Hope to see you there!


Game Day on the Rooftop!

Come watch the Iowa vs Kent State game on Saturday, September 18th with us!

No cover charge, cash bar, food for purchase.

Nothing beats game day on the rooftop.


Still dreaming about this wedding!

📷 @ctwphotography
💐 @benosflowers
🪄 @brightdesignsiowa


Who is ready for some Hawkeye Football! I know we are!

Come join us from 12pm -5pm tomorrow for Gameday on the Rooftop. We will have a buffet, cash bar, and lots of TV’s!

$50 per person gets you in the door to this awesome experience!

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 08/29/2021

Our first wedding was a dream come true. @crazihawkifan thank you so much for letting us be apart of your special day.

A huge shoutout to those who helped make Jess’s dream wedding a reality and for making our space look beautiful!

Herkey even made a surprise appearance!

Floral: @benosflowers
Rentals: @uniqueeventsiowa
Design and Coordination: @brightdesignsiowa


Wedding Tasting with a View 💍


Our Banquet Kitchen is complete and ready for some events!!


Join us this Thursday from 4:30-7:00pm for our Grand Opening! There will be food, drinks, great people, and awesome views!


The Heights Rooftop and the Courtyard by Marriott Iowa City University Heights is looking for some highly motivated people to join our team!

Stop by 901 Melrose Ave, Iowa City to fill out an application or email Aly Tomlinson | Director of Events at [email protected]

Photos from The Heights Rooftop's post 06/14/2021

We had our first wedding tasting today! We are so ready to host events ❤️

Floral: @benosflowers


Looking for a job in the hospitality industry?

The Courtyard by Marriott University Heights and The Heights Rooftop are hiring!

Come pick up an application at the Courtyard.
901 Melrose Ave
University Heights, Iowa 52246

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Join us this Thursday from 4:30-7:00pm for our Grand Opening! There will be food, drinks, great people, and awesome view...




901 Melrose Ave
Iowa City, IA

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