Where To Stay In Springfield, Illinois: 13 Best Hotels & Vacation Rentals - Updated 2022

places to stay in springfield

Being the capital of Illinois, Springfield is brimming with interesting historical sites that attract visitors to this charming and pleasant city. Lodging in Springfield comes in a variety of choices, making it easy for travelers to pick something that fits their individual needs.

Vacation rentals in Springfield, Illinois

1. Pet-friendly apartment for families (from USD 103)

This beautiful apartment is in the middle of Westside in Springfield. It offers cozy accommodation, best for families traveling with pets. Your furry pals are welcome here for an additional fee of 20 USD.

As you enter the house, a comfy living room greets you. Snuggle in the sofas and grab the remote to watch your favorite TV shows. Then, have fun preparing tasty home-cooked meals in the fully equipped kitchen. The property also includes a spacious lawn where you can play around with your pets and have afternoon picnics.

The Dragonfly Apartment
16 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

2. Amazing vacation rental on Route 66 (from USD 152)

This amazing vacation rental is set directly on Route 66 in Old Aristocracy Hill, just a few blocks from Abraham Lincoln’s Home and The Capitol building. The property features kid-friendly amenities such as a travel crib and a highchair, which are very convenient for families with infants or toddlers.

Furthermore, inside the house is a large living space with a kitchen, dining, and seating area. Enjoy making meals in the well-appointed kitchen and have them served in the cozy dining area. Then, gather around the flat-screen TV to watch your favorite movies or head outside and take a stroll along the streets.

The Bressmer - 3rd Floor - 3 Bed / 2 Bath Historical Victorian Home
3 reviews  Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

3. Adorable home with a game room (from USD 118)

Looking for a place to stay in Springfield? This adorable home features a game room with an arcade and an air-hockey table to keep kids and adults entertained when staying indoors. In the main room, there are plush sofas for you to snuggle in while watching TV.

Furthermore, a roomy dining area is found a few steps away, as well as a kitchen that is well equipped with stainless steel appliances, making it easier to create delectable meals. If you are traveling with furbabies, you will be glad to know that that you can bring up to two dogs on the property.

45 reviews  Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

4. Cozy vacation house with an arcade (from USD 119)

This cozy vacation house offers cozy accommodation that is complete with all comforts of the home such as wireless internet and air-conditioning. You can bring up to two dogs into the property, which is great news if you are traveling with pets.

In addition, the property has a game room with an arcade and an air hockey table to keep everyone occupied indoors. After playing games, you can hang out in the comfy living area or prepare some tasty meals in the well-equipped kitchen. Parking spaces are also available on the premises for your convenience.

27 reviews  Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

5. Adorable retreat in the heart of Downtown Springfield (from USD 126)

Book a stay in this adorable retreat that is ideally located close to restaurants and shops in Springfield. As you enter the house, you are greeted by a comfortable living area. Grab the remote and curl up on the couches to watch your favorite TV programs. Afterward, relish preparing meals in the posh kitchen and having them served in the delightful dining room.

There are also pool tables in the club room on the first floor for your amusement, plus WiFi is available throughout the property. Other attractions that you can visit nearby are zoos, theme parks, and museums.

*Governors Mansion View* 1BD+1BA+Balcony+Gym+Free Parking
6 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

6. Inn at 835 Historic Bed & Breakfast (from USD 108)

This historic bed and breakfast is a great reflection of the numerous landmarks that Springfield is home to. This centrally located B&B is full of the old world charm that one can only cultivate from careful preservation and attention to detail, while still providing all the essentials of modern living. Each room in the facility is equipped with air conditioning, television, private bathroom, and some rooms also have seating areas. The Inn is within walking distance to the Korean War Veteran National Museum & Library, and a 15-minute drive to the University of Illinois, Springfield. There is free shuttle service available at the Inn, and local bicycle rentals are also in the area.

Inn at 835 Boutique Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 835 S 2nd Street
Accommodates: 4

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Business centre Free parking

7. Historic West Side Home (from USD 160)

The entirety of this restored 100-year-old home in the Washington Park area is available for travelers to call home while in Springfield. Showcasing architecture classic to cities of the mid-west, this home can accommodate up to seven guests with its three bedrooms, containing three queen beds, and one single bed to compliment its one and a half bathrooms. This Airbnb is approved as having all business essentials, as well as free parking on site. There is also outside seating on the back deck. Uber rides around the area are easy to obtain and, due to the home’s central location, affordable.

Historic Craftsman Style Boutique House
Springfield, Illinois, United States
333 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is room for 7 people to sleep the single daybed is very comfortable
furnished beautifully lots of space to spread out and everything is comfortable
your back will thank you for sleeping on those beds too
beds were incredibly comfortable
we had everything we needed to be comfortable during our one night stay
very clean and charming
it was very clean and comfortable
such a clean & beautiful home
the house is very clean and nicely decorated
this house was sparkling clean beautiful and comfortable
the host was very responsive to our questions
joseph was a great host
joseph was a great host
wonderful attentive hosts thank you so much
the host was also communicative and helpful
a charming place close to downtown springfield
great location in springfield il
location is perfect for exploring springfield
very cool place that is close to everything
great place centrally located with a very homey feel
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8. Hotel Wyndham Springfield City Centre (from USD 89)

With a fantastic view of the capitol building, the Hotel Wyndham Springfield City Centre is a great location for those looking for a traditional hotel in the middle of Springfield. Its high-rise construction makes this an impressive standout among the rest of the cityscape. Each room at the Wyndham is decorated in modern furnishings, and small appliances such as coffee makers, 32-inch televisions, and high speed Internet. The hotel also has an indoor swimming pool, making it easy for travelers to swim, no matter what time of year they visit. The Nick and Nino’s Steakhouse overlooks the city from the top floor, with great panoramic views. The hotel is within walking distance to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library as well as other historical Springfield sites.

Wyndham Springfield City Centre

Wifi Available

Address: 700 East Adams Street
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

9. Modern home near Washington Park (from USD 363)

A true bargain for the space, this four-bedroom, two and a half bathroom home is available for up to nine travelers. This accommodation is approved for business travelers, and is also child and pet friendly. There is an extra charge of 20 USD per night when more than 2 travelers are booked at this location, as well as a 100 USD cleaning fee. Guests can utilize the fully equipped kitchen as well as onsite parking and garages. The home is located near the Washington Park neighborhood, and is just s short drive to the main attractions of Springfield.

Modern like new 3,200 SQF home in awesome location
Springfield, Illinois, United States
95 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 7 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked quite well
nice deck with grill and patio table and chairs great location and nice neighborhood
we really appreciated the christmas tree in the living room and the christmas decorations
the kitchen was fully equipped bedrooms super comfortable and a lot of space for a family of 6
it is a fantastic place with lots of room for a group or family to relax
very clean and stylish
very clean and the place matched the pictures
very clean and cozy home
the house is spacious modern very clean and comfortable
kitchen was well stocked house was very clean and comfortable
wayne was an amazing host
wayne was a great host
wayne was very responsive to our questions and a great host thanks for everything wayne
wayne was very responsive to our questions
wayne was very responsive to any communications we sent
well appointed and a great location for springfield il
the house is also located in a nice and quiet neighborhood
this house was wonderful it was super spacious and close to everything
also great neighborhood for walks - very safe
the location is perfect for everything we wanted to have access too
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10. The Loft on the Square (from USD 129)

This restored loft is outside Springfield in a neighboring small town called Petersburg, but its great space and value make it something I knew had to be included on this guide. The loft has 1 queen bed, 1 double bed, 1 single bed, 1 air mattress, and 1 floor mattress, with which up to 9 guests can be accommodated. When over 4 guests are booked for this loft, there is a 5 USD per night fee, in addition to a 25 USD cleaning fee. The loft comes with free use of its gas fireplace, private deck, and multiple television services. Parking is available in front of the loft, and the host is available should guests need their assistance during their stay.

The Loft on the Square in Petersburg
Petersburg, Illinois, United States
269 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 5 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathroom had a lint brush curling iron straightener and other really helpful items for you to use
very nice comfortable beautifully decorated space with great amenities
we loved staying at the loft it was a stylish and fun space but still comfortable and quiet
the loft is an amazing space - large yet with a cozy feeling
great communication place was convenient clean and cozy
it was exceptionally clean and had everything we needed
quiet clean and super stylish
everything was impeccably clean and organized and easy to understand
clean and good location
she was a great host
owner is great to work with
amy was a great host and very quick to respond
this place is awesome and the community is kind and welcoming
the kitchen area was plenty to host snacks and beverages while the ladies got ready
love the location too
lovely location i really like this location and the hospitality
excellent location on the square in historic petersburg
it’s location is perfect - in the heart of petersburg
quiet cute town
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11. Crowne Plaza Hotel Springfield (from USD 94)

Another large hotel for those looking for a more traditional lodging option, the Crown Plaza is located in the Southeast corner of Springfield’s City center. All rooms have a 42-inch television, coffeemaker, and miniature fridge alongside their modern décor. There are a variety of room options, that can accommodate up to four guests. The Crowne Plaza is home to two on-site dining options, the Rosewood Dining Room, and the more casual option, the Mahogany Bar and Grille. The hotel also features a sauna, hot tub, indoor pool and a rooftop deck that provides spectacular views of the whole of Springfield. The hotel is just a short car ride to the many historical sites of Springfield, and free shuttle service is available to and from the Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport and the Amtrak Station.

Crowne Plaza Springfield Convention Center, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 3000 South Dirksen Parkway
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna

12. President Abraham Lincoln - A Doubletree by Hilton (from USD 122)

Located in central Springfield, the President Abraham Lincoln is just a block away from the Old State Capitol, and the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library. This hotel features a variety of room types that can accommodate up to four guests per room. Wi-Fi is included in your room fee and is available in every guest-room, along with a flat screen television, and coffeemaker. The hotel also has a gym and indoor pool available for use during your stay. There are two on-site restaurants at the hotel, Lindsay’s Restaurant that serves American breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and the Globe Tavern, which serves cocktails and small plates. This Doubletree also features an extensive business center that is open to guests.

President Abraham Lincoln - A Doubletree by Hilton Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 701 East Adams Street
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Dry cleaning

13. Taylorville Victorian Bed and Breakfast

This classic Victorian B&B is located south of Springfield in Taylorville, but for those in search of an authentic B&B experience, this is where you’ll find it. This individual B&B has 8 rooms in total, and each room has its own bed and private bathroom. Guests will have access to their own room, as well as the common areas of the B&B. Each room features either a gas or electric fireplace. Pets are not allowed, but the hosts can recommend some pet lodging companies in the area. There is a 2 night minimum stay, and the host notes that this may not be the best accommodation for families with small children.

An available room in our B&B
Taylorville, Illinois, United States
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

A convenient combination

Springfield’s availability of historic B&Bs, traditional hotels, and trendy Airbnbs make it a great place for finding quality and affordable lodging. And with its variety of historical sites open to the public, Springfield would make a great location for any traveler looking to make their own close experience with history.

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