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Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
3.5 out of 5
0.8 mi from Illinois State University
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The price is $95 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (523 reviews)

"The hotel was very nice, the staff was super Nice. Before I booked, the gal told me that they were serving a to go breakfast and made it sound like a free breakfast which is was not. For some reason, the pool was closed but the fitness center was open. I assune pandemic reasons, but I would think ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
A Redbird Experience
0.4 mi from Illinois State University
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A Redbird Experience
Hyatt Place Bloomington/Normal
3.5 out of 5
0.8 mi from Illinois State University
Free Cancellation
The price is $94 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (850 reviews)

"Very nice hotel. Very clean. They did a nice job and exemplified cautious techniques."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Hyatt Place Bloomington/Normal
Holiday Inn Bloomington - Normal
2.5 out of 5
1.5 mi from Illinois State University
Free Cancellation
The price is $89 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (557 reviews)

"We traveled to Illinois to see our son and was not sure about hotels. We chose this one based on previous reviews and we were not disappointed. The staff was so helpful and courteous. Everything was clean and well managed. Even though it was during COVID, we felt very safe and the staff made adhered ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Holiday Inn Bloomington - Normal
Motel 6 Normal, IL - Bloomington Area
2 out of 5
1.3 mi from Illinois State University
Free Cancellation
The price is $49 per night
2.8/5 (240 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
Baymont by Wyndham Normal Bloomington
2.5 out of 5
1.6 mi from Illinois State University
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The price is $42 per night
3.4/5 (622 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Normal Bloomington
Hampton Inn Suites Bloomington - Normal
2.5 out of 5
2.8 mi from Illinois State University
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The price is $81 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (557 reviews)

"Service was excellent! Desk attendants were so helpful both at check-in and check-out. I was especially impressed with Leroy who went above and beyond to be sure I had transportation to the train station in the pre-dawn hours. He arranged it with a local taxi service and even double-checked to be ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Hampton Inn Suites Bloomington - Normal
Courtyard Bloomington Normal
3 out of 5
3 mi from Illinois State University
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The price is $75 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (236 reviews)

"The whole experience was great.I didnt have any complaints."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Courtyard Bloomington Normal
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Bloomington
3 out of 5
2.8 mi from Illinois State University
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The price is $63 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (984 reviews)

"Rooms are spacious. Excellent choice due to its's proximity to the highway. Many restaurants available in the area."…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Bloomington
The Chateau Hotel and Conference Center
3 out of 5
3 mi from Illinois State University
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The price is $59 per night
3.9/5Good! (986 reviews)

"I loved the architecture of the building, it was reasonably priced, we had a corner room with a beautiful view of the pond on one side and a beautiful view of a green meadow on the other. The room had a coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave and cable television with the onscreen guide so you knew ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

The Chateau Hotel and Conference Center
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Illinois State University is located in an area of Normal known for its bar scene. Normal is home to 12 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something with the amenities you're looking for.

Staying Near Illinois State University

You can choose from these hotels and other accommodations, all within a mile of Illinois State University:

  • Hyatt Place Bloomington/Normal: This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an indoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff and proximity to shopping.

Things to See and Do Near Illinois State University

Now that you've visited Illinois State University, you can discover the sights within just a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the exhibits at Children's Discovery Museum and Prairie Aviation Museum. A shopping trip to Bloomington-Normal Factory Stores, The Shoppes at College Hills, or Eastland Mall, might be the perfect place to find that souvenir you've been looking for. RedBird Arena, Grossinger Motors Area, and Ironwood Golf Course are worth a stop while you're in the area.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to Illinois Wesleyan University and Miller Park Zoo.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Illinois State University?
Illinois State University is located in an area of Normal known for its bar scene. You’ll find 48 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
What's the best place to stay close to Illinois State University?
Hyatt Place Bloomington/Normal is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.6 mi (1 km) from Illinois State University. Another good choice is Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, located just 0.6 mi (1 km) away.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Illinois State University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available near Illinois State University.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Illinois State University?
For more information about updating your stay near Illinois State University or cancelling it, click here.
What can I see and do near Illinois State University?
Create some family memories at Children’s Discovery Museum and Miller Park Zoo. A shopping trip to Bloomington-Normal Factory Stores, The Shoppes at College Hills, or Eastland Mall, might be the perfect place to find that souvenir you’ve been looking for. If you’re looking for something to do, plan a visit to Grossinger Motors Area, RedBird Arena, and Ironwood Golf Course while you’re in the area.

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