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Country Host Motel
2.5 out of 5
25542 E Sunrise Dr, Monee, IL
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21.77 mi from city center
2.6/5 (47 reviews)
Nice place.

"Was a very nice stay. Super friendly lady."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2019

Country Host Motel
2br/2ba Waterfront Home on Kankakee River and Close to Race Tracks
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26.03 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Excellent River House

"This is a house on the River in a lovely and friendly neighborhood. The house had many nice features, was very comfortable, and was fitted out with everything a visitor would need, including some games and kayaks. The hosts, Darren and Heather, were superb. Great communications and very responsive ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

2br/2ba Waterfront Home on Kankakee River and Close to Race Tracks
5minhistoric Route 66self Check-inw/da/c
Sweet Cozy 2 Bedroom Home Steps From Olivet Nazarene University
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2.39 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Great location, clean and cute.

"Great location near the ONU campus. Clean and cute. Ami thought of everything."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Sweet Cozy 2 Bedroom Home Steps From Olivet Nazarene University
Holiday Inn Express And Suites Bourbonnais East - Bradley
2.5 out of 5
1000 FREEDOM DRIVE, Bourbonnais, IL
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The price is $94 per night
3.6 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)

"Clean, spacious rooms with all amenities. comfortable bed and very nice bathroom. Good breakfast too."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Holiday Inn Express And Suites Bourbonnais East - Bradley
Hampton Inn Bourbonnais Kankakee, IL
2.5 out of 5
64 Ken Hayes Dr, Bourbonnais, IL
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The price is $101 per night
3.59 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (152 reviews)

"Very clean!! Staff was very friendly. Easy check-in and out."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Hampton Inn Bourbonnais Kankakee, IL
Fairfield Inn by Marriott Kankakee Bourbonnais
2.5 out of 5
1550 N State Route 50, Bourbonnais, IL
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The price is $89 per night
3.64 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (358 reviews)

"Everything was great as always. The check in and checkout was great. Thed ladies who took care of me was very nice and my room was nice and clean. Actually the whole facility was very clean and kept up.💯👌👌"…"

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Fairfield Inn by Marriott Kankakee Bourbonnais
Best Western Plus Bourbonnais Hotel & Suites
2.5 out of 5
62 Ken Hayes Dr, Bourbonnais, IL
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3.6 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (214 reviews)

"The staff are very accommodating. The breakfast was good. Nice location."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Best Western Plus Bourbonnais Hotel & Suites
Super 8 by Wyndham Bourbonnais/Kankakee Area
2 out of 5
1390 Lock Dr, I-57 and Hwy 50 Exit 315, Bourbonnais, IL
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The price is $46 per night
3.11 mi from city center
2.8/5 (180 reviews)

"EASY CHECK-IN AND CLEAN ROOMS. STAFF WAS VERY NICE AND LOOKING TO PROVIDE GREAT SERVICE."…"

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Bourbonnais/Kankakee Area
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Manteno
2 out of 5
157 North Cypress Street, Manteno, IL
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The price is $60 per night
9.14 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (416 reviews)

"Staff were wonderful but didnt like that they lock all the outside doors but i guess that for security but they could have a room key entery"…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Manteno
Thyme for Bed
3 out of 5
12567 W. 185th Ave., Lowell, IN
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22.53 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (45 reviews)

"I liked everything about the place. It was very clean, very charming, and the owners were wonderful. I would highly recommend this place. It was very unique, and getting up in the morning for a delightful breakfast, made just for you, was so enjoyable."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2019

Thyme for Bed
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL
2.5 out of 5
380 South Cypress St, Manteno, IL
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The price is $86 per night
8.72 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (738 reviews)

"The hotel was dealing well with COVID restrictions which made the experience very different but we understood."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL
Knights Inn Wilmington
1.5 out of 5
24001 Lorenzo Rd, Wilmington, IL
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23.31 mi from city center
2.4/5 (65 reviews)
Bad Bad Bad

"We booked two rooms. When we got there about 7:30pm. We were informed the Hotel was closed. I booked my reservations first week of December for December 31st(NYE), they said the building was sold to new owners December 16th and building was shut down. my husband is a musician and his band was playing ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2019

Knights Inn Wilmington
Route 50 Motel
1.5 out of 5
1311 N State Route 50, Bourbonnais, IL
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3.03 mi from city center
1.5/5 (22 reviews)
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"Checked in staff was nice. I asked to make sure room was smoke free. Key was issued. When I opened the room it smelled like an ash tray, beds were unmade, wet towel on bed. Heavy nicotine runs above the entry door. Truly disgusting. I went back to front desk turned in the key. The attendant asked ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2017

Route 50 Motel
Super 8 by Wyndham Monee
2 out of 5
5825 W Monee Manhattan Rd, Monee, IL
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The price is $51 per night
21.92 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (375 reviews)

"Wuock stop in town surprisingly it was clean and updated..not your average super 8 id stay again nice breakfast spread"…"

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Monee
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Visiting Kankakee

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Kankakee, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, university setting, and coffeehouses.

  • There are 21 hotels and other accommodations in Kankakee
  • The closest major airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), 46.6 mi (75 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Kankakee

Cultural venues in the city include Kankakee Railroad Museum, Kankakee County Museum, and Iroquois County Old Courthouse Museum. Families come for attractions such as Legends Sportsplex, Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, and Hidden Cove. The picturesque setting of Renfrew Park and Florence W Garrett Park exemplify the city's natural beauty.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 21 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Kankakee. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hampton Inn Bourbonnais Kankakee, IL - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL - Our customers like the breakfast and comfortable, quiet rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bourbonnais - 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 breakfast and convenient parking.

Top places to visit around the area include Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, located 29.6 mi (47.6 km) from the city center, and Silver Cross Field, which is 30.2 mi/48.6 km away.

Getting Around Kankakee

If you want to journey outside of the city, hop aboard a train from Kankakee Station, Manhattan Station, or Gilman Station. Kankakee might not have very many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Kankakee

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 55°F during the day and 16°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 85°F, while the average at night is 35°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 85°F with nighttime averages of 47°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 71°F and nighttime averages of 17°F
  • Kankakee gets about 39.16 inches of rain per year
  • Usually July and June are the hottest months with an average of 84°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 19°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Kankakee?
Hampton Inn Bourbonnais Kankakee, IL is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Other favorite options based on traveler reviews include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL and Comfort Inn.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kankakee, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get top deals in Kankakee.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Kankakee?
For additional details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Kankakee, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Kankakee?
Based on reviews, Super 8 by Wyndham Dwight is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free continental breakfast and free WiFi. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Super 8 by Wyndham Monee and Howard Johnson by Wyndham Manteno.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Kankakee?
Magnuson Hotel Bourbonnais is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other options for your stay with the kids include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL and Comfort Inn. Attractions like Kankakee Railroad Museum and Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for couples in Kankakee?
Comfort Inn is a favorite hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and flat-screen TVs. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Kankakee?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an indoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Best Western Plus Bourbonnais Hotel & Suites and Motel 6 Gilman, IL.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Olivet Nazarene University?
Magnuson Hotel Bourbonnais 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 1.9 mi (3 km) from Olivet Nazarene University. Other good options within 5 miles include Comfort Inn and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bourbonnais.
What about the best place to stay close to Northfield Square Mall?
One of the top choices for your stay is Magnuson Hotel Bourbonnais, located next to Northfield Square Mall, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Comfort Inn and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bourbonnais are other good choices nearby.
What are some accommodations with pools in Kankakee?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Manteno, IL is a top hotel with an indoor pool, free continental breakfast, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include Comfort Inn and Magnuson Hotel Bourbonnais.

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