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I Hotel & Conference Center

3.5 of 5 1900 S First St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6914
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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49 reviews 49 reviews
27 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013 via mobile

This hotel was recommended to meand indeed booked for me when visiting the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign -sorry, I recognise that double-barrelled city name grates with some! The hotel itself is only a few years old, and is still in good condition. It has a large conference centre attached, although at time of writing I haven't yet been in... More 

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Austin, Texas
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14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013 via mobile

I've stayed at several U of I area hotels (and will be for at least the next 3 years) and this has moved to the top of my list. Great location on south end of campus. Very clean, comfortable, friendly. Love the free waters (so few hotels offer that anymore!) and Starbucks coffee in room. Room rate was comparable to... More 

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Astoria, New York
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6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I travel to visit UIUC 2 or 3 times a year. I've stayed at most of the hotels in the area. The I-hotel is 10 strides ahead of everyone else. Its location is great, right on campus. Common areas are comfortable, from the fireplace in the lobby, to the free water and internet around the back in the business center.... More 

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18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

My wife and I have stayed at the I Hotel several times when we are in Champaign on business. It is a pleasant and comfortable place, generally superior to the other lodging options in town. That's the upside. The downside is that it is very expensive for a basic hotel in a small city and everything pretty much shuts down... More 

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Natalie G, Director of Sales at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We look forward to you and your wife staying with us again soon. Houlihan's will gladly stay open late if you arrive before closing time. If you can't make it to the restaurant before closing, please feel free to ask the concierge for anything you might like from the iCafe. They can provide snacks or... More 

Ramat Gan, Israel
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

My husband and I were in Champaign for a quick business trip and stayed here for a night. The service was friendly and very helpful. We had our best nights sleep of the trip that night and still want to know what kind of mattresses they have! The rooms were modern, clean and luxurious. We would highly recommend staying here!

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Champaign, Illinois
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12 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Coming on a work trip in Champaign, I chose to stay at the I hotel for one night. It was worth it. The room was clean and spacious, the bed was extremely comfortable and their staff was very nice and helpful. I had the best sleep I had in a while. In the morning I used their fitness room which... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

I stayed here during the summer of 2012 on business with the University of Illinois, and it is located very close to campus, which was great. The price was pretty competitive with surrounding hotels. The room was really nice and boutique like. The bathroom was clean and good spaced. Workout room had TVs on the machines, and complimentary headphones and... More 

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San Francisco
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

I shouldn't have been surprised as this hotel ranked highest in the area, but I was still amazed how well run the hotel is and how friendly and professional the staff is. The rooms are super-clean, spacious, and quite (even my room to the street side). The beds were comfortable with cozy linens. Room service was prompt and affordable. Nice... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

settling our daughter into her new life at college and coming from the Uk we were a little worried that we would not feel at home.....we should not have worried...the hotel , the staff , the ameneties were all perfect......we ahd a problem with the broadband on the 1st day and within minutes a member of staff was there to... More 

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36 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Stayed overnight or a U of I basketball game. (Sadly the hotel was the highlight of the night.) Immaculate, comfortable rooms with normal amenities, coffee, wi-fi, and a couple extras like robes and a choice of a free continental or discounted cooked breakfast at adjacent restaurant. We normally drive to and from Urbana for events. May rethink our travel options... More 

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Address: 1900 S First St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6914
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Location: United States > Illinois > Champaign-Urbana > Champaign
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — I Hotel & Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 126
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i Hotel Champaign
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#1 Business Hotel in Champaign
#2 Family Hotel in Champaign

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