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Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott Effingham
2.5 out of 5
1111 North Henrietta Street, Effingham, IL
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The price is $98 per night
1.38 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (253 reviews)

"Great staff"…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott Effingham
Hampton Inn & Suites Effingham
2 out of 5
1305 N Keller Dr, Effingham, IL
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The price is $102 per night
1.81 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (318 reviews)

"Clean and quiet. Excellent breakfast, very friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Effingham
The Redbud Cottage--beach & Quiet. Lake Sara Waterfront & Wood Fires
4.8/5Exceptional! (183 reviews)
Wonderful

"Wonderful people to work with, great property right in the lake, gives you faith in humanity again!!! Can’t say enough how wonderful and nice"…"

Reviewed on May 10, 2020

The Redbud Cottage--beach & Quiet. Lake Sara Waterfront & Wood Fires
Best Western Delta Inn
2.5 out of 5
1509 Hampton Dr, Located right off of I-57/70, Effingham, IL
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The price is $97 per night
1.33 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (490 reviews)

"good and clean easy location, a lot better than the old one south of them"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Best Western Delta Inn
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham
2.5 out of 5
1103 Avenue Of Mid America, Effingham, IL
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The price is $99 per night
1.59 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (652 reviews)

"It was quite in the room. Didn't really hear anybody else."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham
Days Inn by Wyndham Effingham
2 out of 5
1209 North Keller Drive, Effingham, IL
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The price is $50 per night
1.66 mi from city center
3/5 (659 reviews)

"Always clean and frendly staff reasonably priced. Great breakfast bar"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Effingham
Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham
2 out of 5
1400 Thelma Keller Ave, Effingham, IL
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The price is $57 per night
1.85 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (730 reviews)

"Good people, pet friendly. I was there to sleep on my way home."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL
2.5 out of 5
1200 N Raney, Effingham, IL
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The price is $79 per night
1.6 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (667 reviews)

"Traveling during "the rona" wasn't sure what to expect. Attendant at desk when we arrived was very welcoming and accommodating and super friendly. Hotel was very clean, not busy, felt very safe from "the rona""…"

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL
Baymont by Wyndham Effingham
2.5 out of 5
1811 W Fayette Avenue, I-57 & 70 Exit 159, Effingham, IL
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The price is $77 per night
1.58 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (473 reviews)

"The staff was very friendly and forgiving of my erroneously booking a disabled room. The hotel is older but nicely renovated and the layout of the room with both a front (outside) and back (hallway) door was very convenient for unloading."…"

Reviewed on May 10, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Effingham
Holiday Inn Effingham
3.5 out of 5
1301 Avenue Of Mid America, Effingham, IL
Free Cancellation
The price is $104 per night
1.65 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (254 reviews)

"Easy to find,Close to many restaurants. Great breakfast!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

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Visiting Effingham

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Effingham, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This quaint city also attracts tourists with its university setting and shopping.

  • There are 42 hotels and other accommodations in Effingham
  • The closest major airport is in Decatur, IL (DEC), 52.3 mi (84.2 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Effingham

Cultural venues in the city include Effingham Performance Center, Mid America Motorworks, My Garage Museum, and Dr. Charles M. Wright Mansion. Favorite family attractions include Cross at the Crossroads and Effingham County Fairgrounds. The city is notable for landmarks like Veteran's Monument, World's Largest Bird Cage, and World's Largest Knitting Needles and Crochet Hook.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 42 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Effingham. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Eighteen-Ninety Sleepover - This 2.5-star hotel features free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Lexington Inn & Suites Effingham - Our customers like the overall value and convenient parking at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its pool and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Getting Around Effingham

To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Effingham Station or Mattoon Station. Effingham may not have many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Effingham

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 58°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 17°F
  • From April to June, the average is 86°F during the day and 37°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 87°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 73°F as the daytime average and 19°F as the nighttime average
  • About 42.83 inches of rain falls on Effingham each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 86°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 20°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Effingham?
Lexington Inn & Suites Effingham is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Reviews from our site also recommend La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham and Holiday Inn Effingham as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Effingham, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view top deals in Effingham.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Effingham?
For additional details about changing or cancelling your trip to Effingham, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Effingham?
Based on reviews, Super 8 by Wyndham Mattoon is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free continental breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Lexington Inn & Suites Effingham and Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Effingham?
Lexington Inn & Suites Effingham is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your stay with the kids include Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham and Hampton Inn & Suites Effingham. Attractions like Cross at the Crossroads and Effingham County Fairgrounds are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a couple going to Effingham?
Effingham Extended Stay is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features an indoor pool and a spa tub. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Baymont by Wyndham Mattoon and Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Casey.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Effingham?
Best Western Delta Inn is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an indoor pool and a fitness center for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham and Baymont by Wyndham Mattoon.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Effingham Performance Center?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Effingham Performance Center. Other good choices within a short distance include Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham.
What about the best place to stay close to Eastern Illinois University?
One of the top choices for your stay is McGrady Inn, located a short 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Eastern Illinois University, and this 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Days Inn by Wyndham Charleston and Unique Suites Hotel are other good choices within 5 miles.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Effingham?
Lexington Inn & Suites Effingham is a top beach hotel with an indoor pool and free buffet breakfast. Spend a relaxing afternoon at Lake Shelbyville Beach during your stay.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Effingham?
Hampton Inn Mattoon is a hotel featuring free breakfast and an indoor pool, and it’s a top choice for golfing nearby. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Casey and Econo Lodge Effingham. You can tee off at Cardinal Golf Course during your trip.
What are some accommodations with pools in Effingham?
Suite Dreams Hotel is a top hotel with an indoor pool, 2 bars, and free buffet breakfast. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL and Ramada by Wyndham Effingham.

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