New Best Western Marion Hotel is right off of I-57 at Exit 53, walking distance to the Cracker Barrel, close to SIU-Southern Illinois University, Shawnee National Forest, SI Miner, SI Wine Trail and Crab Orchard Lake.
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This Hotel in Marion, IL is surrounded by Carbondale, Paducah, Evansville, Mt Vernon, Cape Girardeau, Harrisburg, West Frankfort, Benton, and Johnston City.
Southern Illinois University hotels are often geared more towards college students looking for a low-cost weekend getaway. When you pick this Marion hotel, you get all of the benefits of a top notch stay. When you're taking your high school student on a tour, there's no reason you can't enjoy some luxury.
Other hotels in Marion, Illinois strive for this kind of service. We still offer a few smoking-permitted rooms so that you can travel in comfort. The indoor pool and hot tub is the ticket after a full day of hiking or walking around the local campus. Of course, our friendly and helpful staff is always on hand to make sure every need is attended to.
There are multiple vineyards nearby, so if you're here to check out the wine trail, this is the Marion hotel for you. Southern Illinois University hosts parents weekend, sign-up week, and of course graduation, so you'll want to be close to the campus. Rent One Park is just a few minutes away where concerts, events, and sporting tournaments like Southern Illinois Miners games are held.
The Kokopelli and Rend Lake Golf Courses are just a few of the many in Marion. Hiking trails like the Shawnee National Forest & Garden of the Gods and Shawnee National Wildlife Refuge are popular picks. Of course, if you're traveling on business with Aisin Manufacturing Plant, Pepsi Mid America, Caterpillar or Bombardier, you'll be right down the street.
Reserve your room at Best Western Marion Hotel for the ultimate in convenience, affordability and quality!
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Pets not accepted
The hotel was clean and the room was quite nice. King bed was comfortable. We received dining suggestions from the front desk staff that was very useful. All the staff were friendly and...
Booked room on line .Just off I-57. Arrived a little early but no problem room was ready and front desk personal was very helpful. The hotel and room where very clean welcoming.The heated pool was...
By Chuck D
Dade City, Florida on 10-Oct-2018
We reserved two non smoking rooms (2 adults, 2 children in each) in April for the SIUC family weekend. We fully paid for one of them with the money coming out of our account immediately. We...
Auburn, IL on 01-Oct-2018
I would stay here again if I was in the area. Hotel staff was nice, rooms were nice, bed was comfy, and the breakfast was good. They had the usual breakfast items along with eggs and sausage. The...
By Valerie C
We stayed here one night. The room felt damp, the sheets felt cool to the touch and the carpet felt damp when walking in bare feet. It made it bit hard to sleep. In the morning we tried the coffee...