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Top Rated Hotels for your Carbondale Vacation

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Marion Northeast
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Marion Northeast
2.5 out of 5.0 2609 Blue Heron Drive, Marion, IL
Free Cancellation
$93
4.8/5 (15 reviews)

Everything is clean breakfast was good. Would like pool to be open later

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019
Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Rent One Park and Kokopelli Golf Club. Heartland Regional Medical Center and Williamson County ...
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Marion, IL
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Marion, IL
2.5 out of 5.0 1306 Halfway Road, Marion, IL
Free Cancellation
$80
4.5/5 (40 reviews)

Always nice. Beds are a bit uncomfortable but overall very nice.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Rent One Park and Kokopelli Golf Club. Heartland Regional Medical Center and Williamson County ...
Drury Inn Marion
Drury Inn Marion
3.0 out of 5.0 2706 W DeYoung St, Marion, IL
Free Cancellation
$85
4.5/5 (31 reviews)

Wow, I will stay at Drury Inns whenever possible. Staff was friendly, caring, obviously enjoyed their jobs. Breakfast and evening food and drinks phenomenal. I was so impressed with everything. Well worth the price, which wasn’t bad, but the inclusion of hot breakfast and drinks and dinner made this ...

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019
Located in the heart of Marion, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Rent One Park and Kokopelli Golf Club. Heartland Regional Medical Center and Williamson County ...
Best Western Saluki Inn
Best Western Saluki Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 801 N Giant City Rd, Carbondale, IL
Free Cancellation
$76
4.1/5 (39 reviews)

The bar connected to the facility and the opportunity to have food delivered there

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019
Situated in Carbondale, this hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Railroaders Memorial and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Southern Illinois University. SIH Medical Group and ...
Best Western Plus Marion Hotel
Best Western Plus Marion Hotel
2.5 out of 5.0 400 Comfort Dr, Marion, IL
Free Cancellation
$64
4.0/5 (67 reviews)

Great price. Safe and convenient location. Staff was friendly and accommodating.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2019
Situated in Marion, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Rent One Park, Kokopelli Golf Club, and Williamson County Historical Museum. Marion Cultural and Civic ...
Baymont by Wyndham Marion
Baymont by Wyndham Marion
2.5 out of 5.0 2608 W Main St, Marion, IL
Free Cancellation
$63
4.0/5 (24 reviews)

Just used this hotel to rest on a LONG road trip. It was clean, quiet, and the shower was HUGE! Decent breakfast as well.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2019
Situated in Marion, this hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Rent One Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Kokopelli Golf Club and Williamson County Historical Museum. Marion ...

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Carbondale Travel Guide

Where is Carbondale?

Your flights are booked and you've checked the weather forecast for Carbondale. But do you know exactly where you're headed? Let us show you!

You'll find it approximately 150 miles south of Springfield, the state capital of Illinois, and about 11 miles southwest of Herrin.

At last count, the population of this area of Southwest Illinois was 26,000.

Places to Visit in Carbondale

Journey into the wider Southwest Illinois area and get close to nature with activities like hiking. The good times don't have to stop there. Consider going cycling too.

Car Rentals in Carbondale

Your escape begins with car rentals in Carbondale. Whether you’d love to veer off the tourist trail or just want the convenience of having your own set of wheels, Orbitz can help you find the keys to your ride.

If you're landing at Southern Illinois Airport and would like a car fast, look up Enterprise. It's at 219 South Lewis Lane, 4 miles from the terminal.

Where to stay in Carbondale – Hotel Accommodation

We can help you lock in a suitable room in this destination, but it's wise to act fast! Presently, there are only 8 hotels in Carbondale.

We'll make organizing your vacation as simple and easy as possible. Recommended accommodations include the Holiday Inn Carbondale-Conference Center and Hampton Inn Carbondale.

Nearest Airports to Carbondale

Scheduled to fly into Southern Illinois Airport (MDH)? You'll be soaking up the wonders of Carbondale soon enough! It's located 4 miles northwest of Carbondale's center.

Popular Places to Visit Near Carbondale

Explored all of Carbondale already? Don't worry! Marion is just 16 miles away and has plenty of activities to keep you busy. Start delving into the story of the region at the Kokopelli Golf Club. If you're eager to learn more, stop at the Marion Carnegie Library and the Marion Cultural and Civic Center too. Johnston City is another nearby destination located just 17 miles away. Travelers come here for Illinois Centre Mall, the Frankfort Area Historical Museum and the Veterans Military Museum.

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