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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stopped for one nite in Springfield. Good location and price. Only two blocks from the Abraham Lincoln Museum. People at the front desk were very helpful. Room was clean. Breakfast was fine for what you get. Would stay here again if I'm in the area.

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Thank Kenneth S
Brisbane, Australia
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32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Carpenter Street Hotel is about 4-5 blocks from downtown Springfield. There is a supermarket and CVS pharmacy 2 blocks away. There are laundry facilities for guest use ($1 per load – quarters required). We didn’t try the free breakfast so unable to comment. The room was spacious.The smell of deodriser in the stairwell was overwhelming and also quite strong... More 

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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel was booked solid and very busy. Front desk very, very friendly and very accommodating. The hotel was close to the Lincoln exhibits (which was the reason for our trip). The shuttle driver drove us to a restaurant and when we called to be picked back up up he was there fast. I would stay here again. Our room was... More 

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Thank Renee J
Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that all went well with your stay. We are sorry to hear that you didn't notice that we have black-out shades that are right behind our sheers, please note that anytime something like this happens you can contact our front desk as we operate 24 hours and... More 

Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Near all the attractions that Speingfield has to offer, Carpenter Street Hotwl is a great hotel for visitors to the city. Specious and comfortable rooms. Cable television, shuttle service within a five mile radius and a morning hot breakfast gives guests many reasons to stay and enjoy Lincoln's home town.

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Thank mikeloyson
jeanbj1, Director of Sales at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Hello mikeloyson! Thank you so much for taking time to post a review! We appreciate these reviews so much! It provides great feedback from our guests to our staff and owners. Springfield, Illinois is home to President Lincoln and so glad that you enjoyed your time in our city. Please know if you should return to Springfield, we would love... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our stay was beyond our expectations!!! We stayed so we could go to State Fair. We purchased admission tickets to fair at a discount price 6.00 (instead of ten) Free shuttle was awesome!!! No wait and available everytime we needed the shuttle. All the drivers were very friendly!!! When I purchased my tickets at front desk, I forgot to get... More 

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Thank ladylisa2
Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and so happy to hear that we went beyond your expectations. The State Fair is a fun and busy time for us and we work hard to make everything as convenient as possible for our guests. Can't wait to see you again next year! Again thank you for your review. More 

Aurora, Illinois
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is nothing more than a place to lay your head. It is near St. Jos hospital, and that's all it has going for it. The employees do not go out of their way to make you feel welcome. The carpet in the room I was in was filthy. The paint on the bathroom walls were peeling. I would... More 

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Thank Kim M
jeanbj1, Director of Sales at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kim, We appreciate you posting a review we welcome good and bad as it gives us opportunity for improvement. We are very sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations and want you to know that this is not acceptable for us. Please contact the General Manager at the hotel and we would be happy to compensate you... More 

Pequea, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is incredibly well-located and is an exceptional value. It is within walking distance of the Lincoln Library and capitol attractions. It is also close to many of Springfield's medical facilities and offices. There is also a grocery store and pharmacy nearby. Rooms are clean. Shuttle available for transport to and from various locations. Note: Plan well ahead for... More 

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Thank TWS-804
jeanbj1, Director of Sales at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TWS-804, Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review. We appreciate this so much. Yes, we are close to the attractions. I am sorry to hear that your return trip took awhile on our shuttle. We strive to make sure that we pick up our guests in a timely manner. Again, thanks so much for staying... More 

Minneapolis, MN
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We liked our 4 night stay in Springfield at the hotel. We loved how it was so close to downtown. Also close to grocery store, restaurants, gas stations. It was a hot stay, but glad our A/C in the room worked great. We had a couple of front desk staff who were very helpful, Xavier, others. The only thing I... More 

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

It is great to hear that you enjoyed your 4 night stay at our Hotel. Our location is perfect as you stated it is close to downtown and all the Lincoln sites. We do have a person that handles our breakfast and I am sorry to hear that the hot food items were gone when you came down for breakfast.... More 

Tulsa, Oklahoma
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly staff, great location, comfortable bed, free parking, no problems with wifi, good rate, etc. The property was in excellent condition. It was close to several places to eat and just over a mile from Lincoln's old home. This is definitely the place to stay in Springfield, IL The only way to improve this is with a good hot breakfast... More 

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Thank DontBuyWyndham
Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate your review, thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. It is great to hear that your stay was a great experience for you. We do serve a "free" hot breakfast daily, I am not sure if you didn't make it down for breakfast. We would love to have you back should you... More 

London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean and spacious room for a good price. We were there on a Sunday night so not many eateries open. Not sure why the receptionist told us about the free shuttle service into town that the hotel operates - we were delighted to hear about it. Later on when we had every intention of using it, we were then informed... More 

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Thank kay0ss
Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

First off, thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am so sorry that you were misinformed of our shuttle service, this is very embarrassing and has been addressed and very unfortunate that you had this disappointment. I hope that you give us another chance if you should return to Springfield. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our downtown boutique property is located in the growing Springfield Medical District, only one block from the St. Johns Hospital campus. Our hotel is also in close proximity to the following local attractions: Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum Illinois State Capitol Lincoln Home National Historic Site Dana-Thomas House by Frank Lloyd Wright Abraham Lincoln's Tomb Illinois State Fair Feel at home in our stylish guest rooms, with contemporary boutique-style décor and furnishings. Of course a flat-panel HDTV, 1-cup coffee maker, refrigerator/microwave, iron and ironing board, hair dryer and expanded cable television are included in all rooms, along with these other full-service offerings: Complimentary hot breakfast buffet daily Complimentary hotel-wide wireless high-speed access Complimentary weekday shuttle within 5 miles radius, upon availability ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carpenter Street Hotel

Address: 525 N 6th St, Springfield, IL 62702-5319
Location: United States > Illinois > Springfield
Price Range: $91 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Carpenter Street Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Springfield
#4 Romantic Hotel in Springfield
#12 Business Hotel in Springfield
#14 Family Hotel in Springfield
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