The Springfield Capitol dome. Take a walk on Abraham Lincoln's street. Governors Mansion in #Illinois The life of President Abraham Lincoln was tragically cut short by an assassin's bullet on April 15, 1865. At the wishes of his loving wife Mary, his remains were returned to his home town of Springfield, Illinois. The Lincoln Monument in Oak Ridge Cemetery was erected to preserve the memory of President Lincoln's selfless dedication to preserving the United States of America. Free and awesome. Natural history of Illinois, plus hands-on area for kids in the basement. Welcome to Springfield, home of Abraham Lincoln our 16th president. This year in early May, marked the commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession where he was laid to rest in Springfield. The carriage was an accurate recreation of the original and was displayed in the town square to venerate this historic event. My friend and I had a chance to visit Lincoln's home. The Ranger who led the tour was very friendly and knowledgable. I loved out visit. The Old State Capitol State Historic Site, in Springfield, Illinois, is the fifth capitol building built for the U.S. state of Illinois. It was built in the Greek Revival style in 1837–1840, and served as the state house from 1840 to 1876. It is the site of candidacy announcements by Abraham Lincoln in 1858 and Barack Obama in 2007. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1961.
#InStone Illinois State Fair Cute little coffee shop.
Cafe Au Lait Beautiful day to view a striking monument to our 16th President Abraham Lincoln. Long exposure of Lincoln's Tomb in Springfield, IL.
#InStone The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum documents the life of the 16th U.S. President, Abraham Lincoln, and the course of the American Civil War. Combining traditional scholarship with 21st-century showmanship techniques, the museum ranks as one of the most visited presidential libraries. Springfield offers Wednesday Holiday Nights. The local stores are open, offering local, hand made, and unique gift items.
We were lucky enough to see Santa and the mice from the Nutcracker. The Lincoln Tomb is the final resting place of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, and three of their four sons. It is located in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, Illinois. A bronze reproduction of sculptor Gutzon Borglum's head of Lincoln in the U.S. Capitol rests on a pedestal in front of the entrance way.
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Get an overview of this hotelHotel in Springfield with free breakfast and free airport shuttle

Popular property highlights

Free breakfast
Free parking
Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Swimming pool

Location

Situated in Springfield, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Lincoln's Tomb and within 3 mi (5 km) of Memorial Medical Center and Illinois State Fairgrounds. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum and Illinois State Capitol are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Along with an outdoor pool, this hotel has a business center and meeting rooms. Free continental breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle. Additionally, laundry facilities and RV/bus/truck parking are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 79 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers, and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include free local calls, hair dryers, and safes.

Howard Johnson Hotel & Suites by Wyndham Springfield

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-related amenities consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Event facilities measure 4010 square feet (373 square meters). A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests during limited hours. This business-friendly hotel also offers an outdoor pool, laundry facilities, and RV/bus/truck parking. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Conference space size (meters) - 373 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4010 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Year Built 1980 
  • Total number of rooms - 79 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast each morning.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per accommodation, per night
  • 2 per room

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Howard Johnson Inn Springfield
  • Howard Johnson Springfield
  • Springfield Howard Johnson
  • Howard Johnson Inn & Suites Springfield Hotel Springfield
  • Howard Johnson Inn And Suites Springfield

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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