Our convenient location near the University of Illinois main campus makes the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Champaign, IL an ideal stay for visiting parents or fans of the Fighting Illini sports teams. Be sure to indulge in the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast before hopping in the hotel’s free shuttle to zip to nearby attractions like the Orpheum Children’s Science Museum, Memorial Stadium and State Farm Center.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Take advantage of the hotel’s fitness center to stay on top of your exercise routine on the road. After you work out, unwind with a dip in the indoor pool. You can take advantage of the free shuttle service to explore the area. When you return to the hotel after a busy day, reward yourself by grabbing a couple of free cookies in the lobby. Key amenities include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Each of our rooms and suites features free high-speed Internet access so you can catch up on email and social media in comfort. You can also take advantage of your room’s DirecTV package with HBO. In the morning, brew a pot of complimentary coffee and give yourself a little energy boost before you hit the road. Rooms include the following amenities:
Got a big group coming in for the big game? Ask about booking a King Suite or adjoining rooms for extra space.
Where to Eat When You’re Here
Before you explore Champaign, be sure to fuel up with our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. Choose from an array of items like Belgian waffles, yogurt and bagels to get your day started your way. When it’s time for lunch or dinner, you can easily reach plenty of familiar family-friendly restaurants like Chili’s and Bob Evans within a mile of the hotel.
Things to Do in Champaign
An easy eight-minute drive from the University of Illinois, our hotel places you near the university’s intriguing culture-driven venues, like the Krannert Art Museum and the Japan House and Arboretum. Other key city destinations include:
Orpheum Children’s Science Museum – This family-friendly museum, a six-minute drive from the hotel, allows children ages 10 and under to experience the wonders of science by participating in various interactive exhibits.
William M. Staerkel Planetarium – Get to know the stars and constellations currently displayed in the night sky by visiting this venue on the grounds of Parkland College, just a nine-minute drive away.
Champaign County Historical Museum – At the Country Inn & Suites, you’re just six minutes away from checking out exhibits and artifacts that tell the tale of this Central Illinois community, housed in the city’s oldest building.
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Groups and Meetings
The hotel’s convenient location near the University of Illinois makes it an ideal locale for groups coming to town to cheer on the Fighting Illini. Prepare for the game by indulging in the hotel’s complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast, and take advantage of the free high-speed Internet access to brag about your team’s victory on social media.
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