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Eastland Suites Hotel & Conference Center
2.5 out of 5
1801 Eastland Dr, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $72 per night from Nov 18 to Nov 19
4.4/5Wonderful! (892 reviews)

"Had the best stay. Beautiful room. Quiet and clean. Felt cozy. Staff super friendly. Convenient location to everything. Five stars !!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Eastland Suites Hotel & Conference Center
Comfort Suites Normal University area
2.5 out of 5
310B Greenbriar Dr, Normal, IL
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The price is $71 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
4.3/5Excellent! (466 reviews)

"The property is very centrally located for the shopping in the area. The room was clean, the staff was very helpful and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Comfort Suites Normal University area
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Bloomington
3 out of 5
1 Lyon Ct, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $63 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.2/5Excellent! (974 reviews)

"Staff was very courteous and helpful. Hotel was very clean but a bit old."…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Bloomington

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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Bloomington-Normal Airport, IL
2.5 out of 5
2403 E Empire St, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $66 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 25
4.2/5Very Good! (974 reviews)

"Great stay experience! The staff were amazing and the rooms were great. The only complaint I had was about the breakfast set up and quality of food."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Bloomington-Normal Airport, IL
Quality Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
1707 W Market St, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $55 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
4/5Very Good! (407 reviews)

"I loved everything I'll definitely be using them for my trips to Bloomington"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Quality Inn and Suites
Days Inn by Wyndham Le Roy/Bloomington Southeast
2 out of 5
1 Demma Drive, I-74 Exit 149, Le Roy, IL
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The price is $57 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
4/5Very Good! (231 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Check in was quick and Updated, clean, large room. Easy access from Hwy 74. Woody’s diner across the street was really good. Price was great for a nice quiet nights sleep."…"

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Le Roy/Bloomington Southeast
The Chateau Hotel and Conference Center
3 out of 5
1621 Jumer Dr, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $58 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4
3.9/5Good! (981 reviews)

"We had a relaxing weekend. Birthday celebration staycationing at the Chateau."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

The Chateau Hotel and Conference Center
Super 8 by Wyndham Pontiac
2 out of 5
601 S Deerfield Rd, Pontiac, IL
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The price is $48 per night from Nov 9 to Nov 10
3.6/5Good! (198 reviews)

"Clean, comfortable and accommodating. Would stay again. Due to covid-19 no breakfast at this time."…"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Pontiac
Extended Stay America Bloomington - Normal
2.5 out of 5
1805 South Veterans Pkwy, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $63 per night from Nov 10 to Nov 11
3.6/5Good! (637 reviews)

"I like the big spacious rooms and the quietness to myself to sleep"…"

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Extended Stay America Bloomington - Normal
Quality Inn & Suites Bloomington University Area
2.5 out of 5
1803 E Empire St, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $55 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
3.6/5Good! (387 reviews)

"For the money, it's a decent hotel. The room itself was clean, and the breakfast area empty enough I felt safe sitting there one day. The staff is super nice and friendly. I was at the dog-walking side near some grass, which was also the smokers' side - and you could smell smoke in the corridors. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites Bloomington University Area
Ramada Limited Bloomington
2 out of 5
919 Maple Hill Rd, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $37 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
3.6/5Good! (862 reviews)

"The staff is very helpful. Rooms are very clean."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Ramada Limited Bloomington
Red Roof Inn Bloomington - Normal/University
2 out of 5
1905 W Market St, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $49 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
3.5/5Good! (314 reviews)

"really nice stay just over night but everything I need"…"

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

Red Roof Inn Bloomington - Normal/University
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bloomington/Normal IL
2.5 out of 5
505 Brock Drive, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $50 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
3.4/5 (85 reviews)

"It was ok. Clean and worth the money. Close to restaurants, gas and the Interstate."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bloomington/Normal IL
Baymont by Wyndham Normal Bloomington
2.5 out of 5
6 Traders Circle, Normal, IL
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The price is $42 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
3.4/5 (628 reviews)

"Good place for a quick overnight stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Normal Bloomington
Motel 6 Minonk, IL
2 out of 5
1312 N Carolyn Dr, Minonk, IL
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The price is $57 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
3.2/5 (104 reviews)

"Stay was fine, staff was friendly.................."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Motel 6 Minonk, IL
Super 8 by Wyndham Normal Bloomington
2 out of 5
2 Traders Cir, Normal, IL
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The price is $42 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
3.1/5 (291 reviews)

"Relatively clean room, comfy bed. Not the best place ever but definitely worth it for such a cheap price."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Normal Bloomington
Motel 6 Normal, IL - Bloomington Area
2 out of 5
1600 North Main Street, Normal, IL
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The price is $43 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
2.9/5 (247 reviews)

"Goo I was able to meditate you feel more at eased morning and rest 😴"…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Motel 6 Normal, IL - Bloomington Area
Super 8 by Wyndham Bloomington
2 out of 5
818 IAA Dr, Bloomington, IL
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The price is $39 per night from Nov 18 to Nov 19
2.8/5 (394 reviews)

"The non smoking room was beautiful but the smoking room wasn’t all that"…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Bloomington
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Cheap Hotels in Bloomington

Bloomington has a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Grossinger Motors Area, Miller Park Zoo, and RedBird Arena.

If you're looking for places to stay in Bloomington that won't break the bank, you can take your pick of the area's 21 budget accommodations. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and get good reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:

Red Roof Inn Bloomington - Normal/University - 2-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable beds and good location.

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Bloomington - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its quiet guestrooms and central location. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Motel 6 Normal - Bloomington Area - At this 2-star motel, you can take advantage of free parking and air conditioning.

Comfort Suites - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and overall value.

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bloomington/Normal IL - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its overall value and comfortable rooms. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Bloomington

Still picking travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 85°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Rainiest months: May, June, July, and August, with an average rainfall of 4.07 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, March, and September, with an average rainfall of 2.45 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Bloomington

Bloomington attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, and then make time for activities that cost little or nothing at all. Head to Eastland Mall and Bloomington-Normal Factory Stores for some bargain shopping, or hunt for deals at The Shoppes at College Hills.

Travelers also like Bloomington for its:
  • University life
  • Entertainment
  • Live music
  • Theater
  • Art
  • Historical sites

Getting Around Bloomington

The most convenient airport is in Bloomington, IL (BMI-Central Illinois Regional), situated 4.2 mi (6.8 km) away from the city center. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Peoria, IL (PIA-Greater Peoria Regional), which is 38.7 mi (62.3 km) away. To explore the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Uptown Station or Pontiac Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Bloomington like for travelers on a budget?
Bloomington has a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Grossinger Motors Area, Children’s Discovery Museum, and Bloomington-Normal Factory Stores.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Bloomington?
Based on reviews, Red Roof Inn Bloomington - Normal/University is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bloomington/Normal IL and Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Bloomington.
How many budget hotels should I expect to find in Bloomington?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 18 budget hotels in Bloomington.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Bloomington?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Bloomington, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 72°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 31°F. The snowiest months in Bloomington are January, December, October, and February, with each month seeing an average of 6 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Bloomington?
Bloomington attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, and then make time for sights and activities that are easy on the wallet. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Matthew T Scott House, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Prairie Aviation Museum and Pontiac-Oakland Automobile Museum.
How can I get to Bloomington and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Bloomington is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is 4.2 mi (6.8 km) away from the center in Bloomington, IL (BMI-Central Illinois Regional). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Peoria, IL (PIA-Greater Peoria Regional), located 38.7 mi (62.3 km) away. Bloomington might not have many public transit options so a rental car could be a reasonable alternative to see more of the area.

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