Hotel Overview

Welcome to the Best Western Plus Parkside Inn & Suites, a modern and newly built hotel nestled in a park like setting within the city of Olney.

Combining the personal attention of a small hotel with the confidence you'll feel staying with a name you trust, each of the 60 tastefully-appointed rooms and suites include a complimentary full breakfast, and in-room mini-refrigerators and microwaves. Other hotel amenities include free high-speed Internet, heated indoor pool, fitness center, business center, meeting room, and guest laundry.

The hotel is situated just steps away from Olney Central College, a community college offering excellent education and fine art performances. Business travelers staying at the hotel will appreciate modern amenities and convenient access to business and industry.

The hotel is within walking distance of Olney City Park, where you can find Olney's famous white squirrels, and enjoy picnics, tennis, and the playgrounds. The City Park is the location for the Olney Arts Council's Fall Festival, Richland County Fair, Fourth of July fireworks, and Christmas light display.

For sports fans, golf, tennis, basketball, softball, soccer, skateboarding, and jogging are nearby. Got fish-n-fever? Olney harbors three lakes: East Fork, Borah, and Vernor Lake which all boast a variety of fish.

Olney is home to a variety of events throughout the year including softball league games, festivals, golf tournaments, and popular fishing tournaments.

The peaceful park like setting is ideal for unwinding at the end of the day. Step out onto our spacious patio and kick up your feet and relax around our firepit.

Come experience why Best Western Plus hotels have been winning awards from both leisure and business travelers alike. From our stylish modern design to upgraded suites and amenities, guests enjoy comfort and value when staying with us.

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Badge
TripAdvisor Travelers Choice Award

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Modified Breakfast Service & Selections (varies by hotel)

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 16 mile(s) from Red Hills State Park, offers hiking trails, equestrian and bike trails, seasonal hunting programs, and shaded picnic areas.
  • 2.3 mile(s) from Richland County Country C, offers the finest 18-hole, par 71 golf course in the area.
  • 1.2 mile(s) from Richland Heritage Museum, presents a wonderful glimpse of the past


  • 1.0 mile(s) from Olde Tyme Steakhaus, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.7 mile(s) from HV's Food & Spirit, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.2 mile(s) from Chilly Willy's Ice Creams, Ice Cream/Dessert, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.4 mile(s) from Ginger Ale's, Snack Bar, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.2 mile(s) from Hovey's Diner, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.4 mile(s) from Ginger Ale's, Snack Bar, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 8.2 mile(s) from Tin Cup, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner


  • 0.1 mile(s) from Olney Central College, provides quality education at an affordable cost. Offering over 100 degree, transfer & certificate programs.


  • 0.3 mile(s) from Olney City Park, features covered picnic shelters, lighted tennis courts, walking trail, and playgrounds. A place to catch a glimpse of Olney's Famous White Squirrels.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Musgrove Recreation Cente, features a Together We Play Park, lighted basketball courts, soccer fields, skateboard park, Musgrove Aquatic Center, and the Musgrove Ball Diamond Complex.
  • 5.3 mile(s) from Rotary Park
  • 2.1 mile(s) from Miller's Grove
  • 3.5 mile(s) from East Fork Lake, Home to annual fishing tournaments. Boating, kayaking, and jet skis are welcome.
  • 4.4 mile(s) from Borah Lake
  • 2.0 mile(s) from Vernor Lake
  • 1.2 mile(s) from Olney Bowling Center
  • 16 mile(s) from Red Hills State Park


  • 0.2 mile(s) from Glik's
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Factory Connection
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Shoe Show
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Hibbett Sports
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Rural King Supply
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Sears Hometown Store
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Walmart®
  • 1.2 mile(s) from Ivy's Cottage Florist
  • 1.0 mile(s) from The White Squirrel Shop
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Claybank Natural Foods


  • 134 mile(s) from St Louis Lambert International Airport
  • 73 mile(s) from Evansville Regional Airport
  • 42 mile(s) from Amtrak, W. National Avenue, Effingham