Discover the Best of Peoria, IL from Hotel's Prime Location
Just minutes from the gorgeous Peoria Riverfront area and less than half a mile from the Shoppes at Grand Prairie, the Country Inn & Suites makes an ideal home base for your adventures in Peoria, IL. The hotel's location off I-474 is convenient for corporate travelers attending local conferences and events at the Peoria Civic Center, while a free airport shuttle helps you get to PIA Airport with no stress. If you're traveling with the family, don't miss an afternoon spent exploring the nearby Community Arts Center, the Peoria Zoo and the Peoria Riverfront Museum of Arts & Sciences. Wildlife Prairie State Park and Kickapoo Creek Winery are also close at hand. Reserve an unforgettable stay online today! Take time to see these local sights:
Additional Attractions and Businesses
- Bradley University (8.9 miles)
This prestigious institution is a private, fully accredited liberal arts university, and home to more than 5,700 students.
Phone: +1 (309) 676-7611
- Contemporary Art Center of Peoria (10.2 miles)
Immerse yourself in all things art at this lively cultural hub on the riverfront in downtown Peoria. This 14,000-square-foot facility encompasses the second and third floors of a renovated warehouse and offers local art exhibitions, artist studios, art classes, literary arts, yoga, Tai Chi classes and weekly concerts.
Phone: +1 (309) 674-6822
- Kickapoo Creek Winery (6 miles)
Sample fine wines crafted from locally grown grapes at this family-owned winery located in the rolling hills of the Illinois River Valley.
Phone: +1 (309) 495-9463
- Peoria Historical Society (5 miles)
Explore the unique history of the Central Illinois River Valley through historical artifacts and works of art on display inside the museum.
Phone: +1 (309) 674-1921
- Peoria Riverfront Museum of Arts & Sciences (5 miles)
Affiliated with the Smithsonian, Peoria Riverfront features exhibition galleries, a planetarium, the Illinois Folk Art Gallery, the Discovery Center and valuable collections of fine arts, folk arts and natural history, making for an entertaining afternoon for the whole family.
Phone: +1 (309) 686-7000
- Peoria Zoo (8.1 miles)
More than 100 animal species are on display at this charming zoo. Be sure to check out the Africa exhibit and the Playhouse Children's Museum, where learning is fun and interactive.
Phone: +1 (309) 686-3365
- The Shoppes at Grand Prairie (0.3 miles)
Shop your favorite stores and discover new and interesting shops at this open-air mall, located across the highway from the hotel. It is anchored by Bergner's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Linens 'N' Things, Borders and Old Navy.
Phone: +1 (309) 692-3672
- Steamboat/Riverboat Cruises: Spirit of Peoria (7.5 miles)
See the area from a different perspective when you cruise along the scenic Illinois River on an old-fashioned steamboat.
Phone: +1 (309) 637-8000
- Wildlife Prairie Park (8.9 miles)
This 2,000-square-foot zoological park is home to more than 150 animals and offers educational programs, nature trails for hiking and train rides.
Phone: +1 (309) 676-0998
- Caterpillar Inc.
- Komatsu America Corporation
- Landmark Real Estate Solutions
- Maui Jim Sunglasses
- National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research
- Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
- The Peoria Journal Star Online Edition