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Homewood Suites by Hilton DecaturForsyth
3 out of 5
333 W Marion Ave, Forsyth, IL
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$104
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.6/5Exceptional! (450 reviews)

"My go to hotel when I am in the Decatur area. The in room kitchen is great. rlw"…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton DecaturForsyth
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decatur, IL
2.5 out of 5
5150 Hickory Point Frontage Rd, Decatur, IL
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$84
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14
4.1/5Very Good! (532 reviews)

"Liked the king suite layout a lot! Had 2 TVs but only 1 worked. The elevator did not work when we got there - but was fixed later on that day. The outer renovations looked great! They told me they would be starting on the indoor renovations soon. Very clean - I would return."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decatur, IL
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Decatur
2.5 out of 5
2370 S Mount Zion Road, Decatur, IL
Free Cancellation
$88
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
4.3/5Excellent! (403 reviews)

"Definitely will use this place again if I need to come back to Decatur."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Decatur
Hampton Inn Decatur/Forsyth
2.5 out of 5
1429 Hickory Point Drive, Forsyth, IL
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$90
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.4/5Wonderful! (299 reviews)

"The vending machine had expired chips and my room had a few ladybugs crawling around on the ceiling.. but other then that great hotel and friendly staff. Enjoyed my stay!!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2019

Hampton Inn Decatur/Forsyth
Residence Inn Decatur Forsyth
3 out of 5
230 Lucile Avenue, Forsyth, IL
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$97
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14
4.6/5Exceptional! (137 reviews)

"Staff was super helpful. The bed was nice. I will come back."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Residence Inn Decatur Forsyth
Decatur Conference Center & Hotel
2.5 out of 5
4191 US 36 West (Wyckles Rd.), Decatur, IL
$119
per night
May 4 - May 5
3.8/5Good! (531 reviews)

"The rooms were very clean. The staff was very nice."…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Decatur Conference Center & Hotel
Fairfield Inn Forsyth Decatur
2.5 out of 5
1417 Hickory Point Drive, Forsyth, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$84
per night
Apr 9 - Apr 10
4.3/5Excellent! (292 reviews)

"Nice hotel, reasonably priced, great breakfast buffet. Friendly staff. All good."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Fairfield Inn Forsyth Decatur
Econo Lodge
2.5 out of 5
5170 N. Wingate Dr., Forsyth, IL
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$55
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8
3.7/5Good! (395 reviews)

"Had to fix the toilet every time someone used it- that’s gross. Tub was nasty- refuses to use it. I know there’s a lot of remodeling going on but this was unacceptable"…"

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2020

Econo Lodge
Americas Best Value Inn Decatur, IL
2 out of 5
333 North Wyckles Road, Decatur, IL
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$55
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8
3.6/5Good! (212 reviews)

"Nice people at the desk...quiet..and they let my service dog stay"…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn Decatur, IL
Sleep Inn Decatur I-72
2.5 out of 5
3920 E Hospitality Lane, Decatur, IL
Free Cancellation
$72
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14
3.7/5Good! (241 reviews)

"Rooms were clean and in great shape. Coffee at all hours. Shower head pressure was a little weak but new soap and shampoo showerd up each day."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Sleep Inn Decatur I-72
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

Homewood Suites by Hilton DecaturForsyth
3 out of 5
333 W Marion Ave, Forsyth, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$104
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.6/5Exceptional! (450 reviews)

"My go to hotel when I am in the Decatur area. The in room kitchen is great. rlw"…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton DecaturForsyth
Ramada Limited Decatur
2 out of 5
355 E Hickory Point Rd, Forsyth, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$66
per night
May 4 - May 5
3.5/5Good! (557 reviews)

"There was things broken and it needs updated The hot tub has cement slab over it so you can’t get in the hot tub other than that it was a good place to stay"…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Ramada Limited Decatur
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decatur, IL
2.5 out of 5
5150 Hickory Point Frontage Rd, Decatur, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$84
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14
4.1/5Very Good! (532 reviews)

"Liked the king suite layout a lot! Had 2 TVs but only 1 worked. The elevator did not work when we got there - but was fixed later on that day. The outer renovations looked great! They told me they would be starting on the indoor renovations soon. Very clean - I would return."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decatur, IL
Decatur Conference Center & Hotel
2.5 out of 5
4191 US 36 West (Wyckles Rd.), Decatur, IL
$119
per night
May 4 - May 5
3.8/5Good! (531 reviews)

"The rooms were very clean. The staff was very nice."…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Decatur Conference Center & Hotel
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Decatur Conference Center & Hotel
2.5 out of 5
4191 US 36 West (Wyckles Rd.), Decatur, IL
$119
per night
May 4 - May 5
3.8/5Good! (531 reviews)

"The rooms were very clean. The staff was very nice."…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Decatur Conference Center & Hotel
Hampton Inn Decatur/Forsyth
2.5 out of 5
1429 Hickory Point Drive, Forsyth, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$90
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.4/5Wonderful! (299 reviews)

"The vending machine had expired chips and my room had a few ladybugs crawling around on the ceiling.. but other then that great hotel and friendly staff. Enjoyed my stay!!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2019

Hampton Inn Decatur/Forsyth
Ramada Limited Decatur
2 out of 5
355 E Hickory Point Rd, Forsyth, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$66
per night
May 4 - May 5
3.5/5Good! (557 reviews)

"There was things broken and it needs updated The hot tub has cement slab over it so you can’t get in the hot tub other than that it was a good place to stay"…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Ramada Limited Decatur
Sleep Inn Decatur I-72
2.5 out of 5
3920 E Hospitality Lane, Decatur, IL
Free Cancellation
$72
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14
3.7/5Good! (241 reviews)

"Rooms were clean and in great shape. Coffee at all hours. Shower head pressure was a little weak but new soap and shampoo showerd up each day."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Sleep Inn Decatur I-72
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Where Should We Stay in Decatur?

The historic destination of Decatur is a good choice if you've been thinking about a trip with your kids. The entertainment, interesting architecture, and theaters are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Take to the air and fly into Decatur, IL (DEC), which is the closest airport, or Bloomington, IL (BMI-Central Illinois Regional), which is located 44.4 mi (71.4 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where to stay in Decatur, you might want to consider one of the 14 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Vacationing families have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Homewood Suites by Hilton DecaturForsyth: Offers an indoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 3-star hotel.

Hampton Inn & Suites Decatur - Forsyth - Features an indoor pool, free parking, and free buffet breakfast. The comfy beds and breakfast options make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Decatur Conference Center & Hotel - Offers an indoor pool, 2 restaurants, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort at this 2.5-star hotel.

When Should We Visit Decatur?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Decatur.

  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 87°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 22°F
  • Driest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.38 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, June, July, and August, with an average rainfall of 4.26 inches

What Should We See and Do in Decatur?

While you and your family are visiting Decatur, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Kirkland Fine Arts Center and Scovill Zoo. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Hickory Point Mall and Rock Springs Conservation Area.

Decatur is also known for the:
  • Shopping
  • University life
  • Theater
  • Entertainment
  • Architecture
  • Historical sites

Frequently asked questions

What's Decatur like for family-friendly vacations?
The historic destination of Decatur is a great choice if you’ve been considering a vacation with the kids. The entertainment, interesting architecture, and theaters are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Arrange a flight into Decatur, IL (DEC), which is the closest airport, or Bloomington, IL (BMI-Central Illinois Regional), which is located 44.4 mi (71.4 km) from the city center.
What's the best accommodation for families in Decatur?
Hampton Inn Decatur/Forsyth is a hotel with free parking and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices to stay with the kids include Econo Lodge and Quality Inn Forsyth.
What's the seasonal weather like in Decatur?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 87°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 22°F. Average annual rainfall for Decatur is 40.32 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Decatur?
While you and your family are staying in Decatur, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Scovill Zoo, Children’s Museum of Illinois, and Hickory Point Mall. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Kirkland Fine Arts Center and Rock Springs Conservation Area.

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