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Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal

#6 of 11 Hotels in Normal
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Illinois City, Illinois
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here past few weeks front desk are super friendly close to food and stores great value super clean definitely recommended. The manager cooks on the grill every Wednesday for all the guest to eat for free. They make you feel very welcome here. I travel for work a lot and I've stayed at many places that charged about the... More 

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Thank Ron S
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed staying at the Candlewood Suites in Normal. I always try to make our guests feel as happy and welcome as possible. I am glad that you and your group has chosen to stay with us and I look forward to making sure the... More 

Chicago
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Great property for families traveling to the area. Less than a mile from Illinois State University and located near restaurants and grocery stores. He rooms are spacious if you have to be inside but the amenities are good. The kitchen allows you to bypass the restaurants and grocery stores are nearby.

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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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66 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Stayed here for only 1 night on IHG reward points as the hotel was on a points discount so that it was only 5,000 IHG points for a free night (great value!). There's no free breakfast at Candlewood properties, which isn't a huge deal to me, but it's nice to have a room that is so spacious with a mini-kitchen... More 

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Thank ConnZag3
Blake H, Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Thank you ConnZag3 for taking the time to tell us about your stay at the Candlewood Suites Bloomington/Normal. We always value guest feedback as it enables us to ensure that our guests our getting the best stay possible. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We strive to make every guest as comfortable as... More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I have seen this "home away from home" advertising in many hotels I have stayed, but this was the first time I really felt being at home in a hotel. I stayed in the larger room - a bedroom and a living room separated - so I can not say anything on the other rooms, but this one was excellent;... More 

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1 Thank sapc0nsultant
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Dear sapc0nsultant, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and for choosing to be our valued guest. We so appreciate you staying with us and we are all so pleased that you enjoyed your time here. Everyone here looks forward to the next time you are back in the area and we can be your home away from home... More 

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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night while traveling on a Thursday. There were few people staying there that night and it was quite quiet. It was a bit odd to have two double beds and no free breakfast, but the room was roomy, clean and quiet. We stayed on the fourth floor. Access is good from the freeway, and there are... More 

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Thank Zanytrio684
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Dear Zanytrio684, Thank you so much for providing your valuable feedback and for choosing to stay with us. We so appreciate your comments and information regarding your room. We deeply apologize for any inconvenience these items might have caused you. I personally went to the room to check the status of the issues and both have been completely corrected. We... More 

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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our one night stay. It's very clean and comfortable. Smells good and you don't feel grossed out in any way in this place. Perfect place for extended stay. You will love this place, it is spacious, has all you need and it is quiet. Perfect snack bar by the lobby also.

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1 Thank Letty A
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Dear Letty A, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel and for your wonderful review. We are all so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we thank you so much for choosing to be our guest. We hope your travels bring you back to join us again very soon. Best Regards, Blake Heffernan General... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Room was beautiful, clean and spacious. Liked the free papers and fruit in the lobby, as well as the well-stocked business center. Great location. Very personable staff. I appreciated a place where everything worked: heat, TV, internet, appliances, etc.

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Thank Susan E
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Dear Susan E, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you again for choosing to be our guest. We are so proud of being a great extended stay option in our area and our incredible staff works very hard to keep everything in the best condition... More 

Streator, Illinois
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25 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay rooms come complete with a little kitchenette to use a big comfy chair and really comfy beds nicely done bedding all over a great time thanks to Candlewood Suites can't wait to come to terms area again to stay with yall again !!

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Thank Heatheangel79
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Dear Heatheangel79, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your wonderful review and for choosing to stay with us. We are all so glad you enjoyed your time and we can't wait for you to come back and join us again. Best Regards, Blake Heffernan General Manger More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

We checked into this hotel at 1230P, coming from Bromenn hospital visiting a relative. Person at the Front Desk was kind and friendly and we were in our room in minutes. Great sized one room suite with full kitchen including dishes and counter top burners. Microwave came in handy to heat leftovers. Bathroom was clean and spacious, towels and sheets... More 

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Thank MsLaadi
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Dear MsLaadi, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property. We are all so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. I will be sure to pass all of your wonderful comments along to our staff. I truly appreciate your comments regarding the ice machine and we will be adding one with our upcoming renovation.... More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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69 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

after 2 nights, the room is spacious, clean and comfortable. the room has a kitchenette which is nice. The bed was very comfortable and the staff was most helpful. I couldn't find a luggage rack in the room. And the internet was slow and unreliable. I ended up using my phone for internet. I was on the 4th floor not... More 

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Thank Steve H
Blake H, General Manager at Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal, responded to this review

Dear Steve H. Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property. We are so glad you enjoyed the room and our level of service. I want to completely apologize about the internet issues you experienced. Normally we have had no problems with our service but we have had a technician come out to make sure our... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bloomington - Normal's newest extended stay hotel offers a convenient location. Recognized by the Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association, Candlewood Suites is the first green hotel in the Bloomington - Normal area. Our extended stay hotel also provides premium amenities and a convenient location off I-55 near the Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI). While lodging at our extended stay hotel in Normal, guests can enjoy easy access to area attractions like the Children's Discovery Museum, the Prairie Aviation Museum and US Cellular Coliseum. There are also a number of great shopping spots less than two miles from our Normal hotel, including the Shoppes at College Hill and the Eastland Mall. With a meeting room that can accommodate 30 guests, a 24-hour business center and free high-speed Internet access, our hotel in Normal, IL is the perfect place to base your extended business stay in the Bloomington - Normal area. Our hotel near the BMI Airport is also centrally located near State Farm, Country Companies, BroMenn, AFNI, Mitsubishi Motors North America, Illinois State University and many government offices. Our extended stay hotel in Normal, Illinois features premium amenities, including a lovely outdoor patio with two barbecue grills, a state-of-the-art fitness center and the Candlewood Cupboard convenience store where you can grab a quick meal or snack. Candlewood Suites in Bloomington - Normal invites you to consider us home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal

Address: 203 Susan Dr, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761-6188
Location: United States > Illinois > Bloomington-Normal > Normal
Price Range: $85 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal 2.5*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal Hotel Bloomington
Candlewood Bloomington
Bloomington Candlewood Suites
Candlewood Suites Bloomington-Normal IL
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#2 Family Hotel in Normal
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