Nestled in the Ozark Mountains, beautiful Springfield has been nicknamed the “Queen of the Ozarks.” A the third largest city in Missouri, Springfield is easily accessible by either road or air, and there are plenty of places to stay for a relaxed getaway. A city known for its mild weather, you can expect to enjoy blissful springs, where flowers bloom on the hillsides and stunning, copper colored falls. Just remember to bring your raincoat and sun lotion as the weather, whilst temperate, can be pretty unpredictable.
Many tourists visiting Springfield head straight to see the remarkable Fantastic Caverns, a family run historical attraction dating back to 1862. The caverns were initially discovered by a farmer and his dog, but were truly uncovered by some intrepid women whose names are still seen on the cave walls today. Moreover, you can find pleasant hotel options near the Fantastic Caverns.
Sports fans will no doubt want to check out the Texas Minor League Springfield Baseball team, the Springfield Cardinals, in action when they play a game at their home stadium. Springfield hotels near the stadium range from
A great day out for the whole family, the Dickerson Park Zoo is home to over 500 different animal species and even pioneered saving endangered species with a special “Species Survival Plan,” helping animals like the Asian Elephants and cheetahs. Staying nearby is easy with the fantastic collection of Springfield hotels close to the zoo.
With plenty of options in both the 3 and 4 star hotel range, you can expect excellent service in both. Many of these hotels offer free parking and high speed internet, and most have the option of a free airport shuttle, making your stay as comfortable as possible. On top of that, the Hotels in the 4 star category offer a cut above the rest, with facilities such as free newspapers and delicious room service. Should you need to stay on your fitness regime, you can do so without hassle as many 4 star hotels offer an in-hours gym and fitness center.
Business travelers will be keen to stay close to all of Springfield’s amenities and in a hotel offering perks to make their work-life easier. For this particular purpose, browse through the many pet-friendly hotels in Springfield, where furry friends are as warmly welcomed as their human companions.
For short layovers or quick getaways, choose to stay near to the Springfield-Branson National Airport, which operates several nonstop flights to major cities, such as Chicago, Dallas, and Los Angeles.