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Top Rated Hotels for your Springfield Vacation

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Springfield IL
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Springfield IL
2.5 out of 5.0 1121 Lejune Dr, Springfield, IL
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (30 reviews)

Typical hotel for this price point. Bed was hard as a rock, for me. Others may find it fine. Just too firm for me. The only bad thing was the room deodorizer they used. It was so heavy and pungent, we had to open the window, and leave for an hour. I sneezed my head off for hours.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019
At La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Springfield IL, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, put free parking ...
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Springfield, IL
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Springfield, IL
2.5 out of 5.0 3092 Stevenson Drive, Springfield, IL
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (42 reviews)

It was very clean! The hair dryer in our room was broke, no sheet for the pull out couch and 1/2 roll toilet paper. There was 1 person working the desk when we got there. There was a Cheer Competition in town and there were several bookings for that. I would have thought there would have been extra ...

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020
Guests of Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Springfield, IL have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. A stay here includes ...
State House Inn – a Red Collection Hotel
State House Inn – a Red Collection Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 101 East Adams Street, Springfield, IL
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (73 reviews)

Everything was great! Staff was very friendly. We would definitely stay here again.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020
Guests of State House Inn – a Red Collection Hotel enjoy a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space. You can take advantage of free parking ...

Things To Do during your Springfield Vacation

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Springfield Vacation Package Deals

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Springfield Travel Guide

Where is Springfield?

If you're certain your geography teacher showed you where Springfield was but you simply can't remember, don't panic — we'll jog your memory!

Springfield is the capital of Illinois and is located 680 miles west of Washington, the country's capital.

This area of Central Illinois is home to approximately 120,000 people.

Places to Visit in Springfield

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum contains a wide range of historical displays, allowing visitors to discover the events and stories that shaped the area. Like some more options? Whether you're a natural history buff or just looking for a fun activity, Illinois State Museum is well worth visiting. But that's not all there is! Illinois State Capitol will appeal to anyone wanting to discover more about the area's political past.

Car Rentals in Springfield

Hi-ya, globetrotter. We know you want to make the most of your vacation, so why not check out car rentals in Springfield? Book through Orbitz and get your epic adventure on the road today!

Escape Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport as soon as you land by collecting a vehicle from one of the nearby outlets. You'll discover Hertz a short walk away from the arrivals gate. Avis is another good option.

Enterprise is found in the heart of the city at 101 East Jefferson. This makes it a fantastic option for those staying central.

Where to stay in Springfield – Hotel Accommodation

You won't have any dramas getting one of the 34 hotels in Springfield. Though, try not to leave it until the last moment! Your awesome journey is just around the corner!

The Residence Inn by Marriott Springfield South and Wyndham Springfield City Centre are a few great places to crash here.

Nearest Airports to Springfield

Impromptu vacations can be thrilling, but it's still wise to know something about where you're going. The nearest airport to Springfield is Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (SPI), 3 miles north of the center of town.

Popular Places to Visit Near Springfield

If you've seen the best of Springfield already, don't fret! Just 25 miles away is Taylorville, and there's no lack of activities on offer here. Manners Park should be at the top of your list. The Lakeshore Golf Course and Jaynes Park are some more attractions that are worth your time. Searching for more options? Jacksonville is 30 miles from Springfield. Visit for attractions including Lake Jacksonville, the Morgan County Fairgrounds and the Illinois College. You've got all the choice in the world!

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No Cancellation Fees

Feeling a bit forlorn because you've had to cancel your trip? Well, the good news is — we won't make a bad situation worse by hitting you with a fee.^ If you contact them fast, your selected airline and hotel might not either.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

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