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Park Ridge, Illinois
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84 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed her during a visit to see my daughter at Illinois. The hotel is a really pleasant surprise in an area filled with a lot of sub par dated properties. The room was bright, modern and clean. The bathroom was also very nice (not fancy but nice). The whole property feels airy, clean and all the staff I encountered were... More 

Thank AlanH1
Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

We are glad that you were able to enjoy yourself on your recent stay with us while visiting your daughter. Here at the I Hotel we pride ourselves on providing great service and maintaining our facility to the finest details and are glad you were able to enjoy our property. For future stays we do offer complimentary shuttle service to... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here recently for an Illini football game. Typically we drive there and home because we live within a few hours, but this time I had my two kids, 6 & 4, as well as my mom with me. My brother and family (4 kids) were in town from California to visit their son at U of I and we... More 

Thank ARW0620
Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words about our staff and facility! We are so glad to hear that we were able to make for a nice mini-vacation for your family. We look forward to hosting you and your family again the next time you come to Champaign More 

Marion, Illinois
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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful hotel that is clean and located just south of the main U of I campus near the Assembly Hall. I was impressed with the modern design and the fresh smell in the halls and my clean room. The staff are professional and friendly, offering genuine smiles and greetings.

Thank mrt-free
Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. Here at the I Hotel one of our top priorities is keeping us looking like day 1 and our staff will be happy to hear about your stay and interactions with them. Thank you again and we look forward to your next visit with us! More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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50 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent hotel. I was there for a conference, great healthy food served, nice atmosphere, clean rooms, which were very quiet. Beds were comfortable also! The location was good also staff was more than accommodating!

Thank JulT68
Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments and we are delighted to hear that each facet of the I Hotel and Conference Center were able to make an impression! Our staff pride themselves on doing whatever it takes to make your stay as easy as possible. We look forward to your next visit to our facility. More 

Winfield, Illinois
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38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel is a bit pricey, but the amenities that are included make it worth the price. This is an excellent location for either a football game at Memorial Stadium, any event at State Farm Center or the research park. The hotel is nicely decorated in a modern style. The on site fitness center is pretty well appointed with bicycles,... More 

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Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experience with us and I know our staff appreciates it. The feedback and details guests such as yourself provide help us create for the best guest experience we can. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Rockford, Illinois
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132 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed there homecoming weekend and the location could not have been better. We took a shuttle to the game, but it was only a short walk back to the the hotel afterwards. For a football game, seeing something at the assembly hall, attending a conference or event at the hotel, or for visiting a student at the university, the... More 

Thank Llamma2
Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us, here at the I Hotel our staff pride themselves on doing whatever we can to help make your visit to Champaign as easy and comfortable as possible. We hope to see you again this coming basketball season for a game! More 

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96 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Had booked this hotel for a visit to our son who is studying at University of Illinois. Hotel is situated about a 10 minute drive from the centre of the campus with not much of interest within walking distance . That said, it served our purpose & the staff were very friendly & obliging . Room rate included a continental... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have been staying at the IHotel since 2011 for our annual USA visits. They are very friendly, helpful and always have the room cards ready before we arrive. This says a lot if your group is 25+ people every time. Nothing is too much effort for them. Also, this is the best smelling hotel - everything is clean and... More 

Thank bothmarachel
Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! It has been an honor to host you over the past several years. We are so happy that you had a great experience—we strive to be the leader in hospitality in the Champaign-Urbana area. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! More 

Glen Ellyn, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I travel weekly on business. The I Hotel distinguished themselves through very nice accommodations and brilliance in service. In particular, Amy Morrison and Sam Santhanam went above and beyond to ensure that some very special needs of mine were met. Thank you for your excellence!

Thank mdetmer2
Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review, and for mentioning Amy and Sam. We are thrilled you had such a fantastic experience—we are proud to offer some of the best hotel service you can find in Champaign, IL. We hope to you see again soon! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The facilities of the hotel are very nice, as is the location - if you are interested in visiting UIUC. I was very pleased with all their services. The staff were SUPER helpful when I missed my flight - they called the airline representative and took me to the hotel (even when the shuttle wasn't scheduled to go). I've never... More 

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Matt B, Assistant General Manager at I Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kinds words, Victoria. We are happy that we were able to assist you in arriving home safely. It was a pleasure to serve you, and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Champaign. More 

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
I Hotel and Conference Center, a contemporary designed four-star property in Champaign, is ranked within the top 10 of the 2014 Insiders' Select list. The I Hotel, constructed to AAA Four Diamond standards, features 126 luxurious hotel rooms with an adjoining 38,000 square foot conference center. The I Hotel guest rooms invite you to settle in and enjoy the upscale amenities; spa quality personal care products, pillow top mattresses with fine linens, 42" flat screen HD televisions, in-room refrigerators, in-room safes, and Starbucks Coffee served both in- room, and served at the ICafe. Additional services include access to a state-of-the-art fitness center, complimentary luxury car service, and spa services by appointment. Guest my inquire about a room or group rates.The adjoining state-of-the-art Illinois Conference Center features 12 conference rooms; two large ballrooms and meeting rooms that accommodate groups of various sizes for both personal and business use. Whether planning a business luncheon, casual meeting, or social occasion, The University of Illinois Culinary team offers a variety of distinctive options to meet guests' needs and creates events with lasting impressions. Houlihan's Restaurant + Bar, located on the property, features a design-forward finish with architectural elements and a patio designed for social lounging. An American restaurant and bar serving quality food and drinks, Houlihan's menu features center-cut steaks, wood-grilled flatbreads, artisan salads and sandwiches, along with an interesting, everyday wine and cocktail selections. ... more   less 

Additional Information about I Hotel & Conference Center

Address: 1900 S First St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6914
Region: United States > Illinois > Champaign-Urbana > Champaign
Price Range: ₹ 6,955 - ₹ 11,114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — I Hotel & Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 126
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“We had people staying on the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th floors and I never heard a complaint from anyone.”
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