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New Best Western Plus Marion Hotel is right off of I-57 at Exit 53, walking distance to the Cracker Barrel, close to SIU-Southern Illinois University, Shawnee National Forest, SI Miner, SI Wine Trail and Crab Orchard Lake.

This Hotel in Marion, IL is surrounded by Carbondale, Paducah, Evansville, Mt Vernon, Cape Girardeau, Harrisburg, West Frankfort, Benton, and Johnston City.

Southern Illinois University hotels are often geared more towards college students looking for a low-cost weekend getaway. When you pick this Marion hotel, you get all of the benefits of a top notch stay. When youre taking your high school student on a tour, theres no reason you cant enjoy some luxury.

Other hotels in Marion, Illinois strive for this kind of service. We still offer a few smoking-permitted rooms so that you can travel in comfort. The indoor pool and hot tub is the ticket after a full day of hiking or walking around the local campus. Of course, our friendly and helpful staff is always on hand to make sure every need is attended to.

There are multiple vineyards nearby, so if youre here to check out the wine trail, this is the Marion hotel for you. Southern Illinois University hosts parents weekend, sign-up week, and of course graduation, so youll want to be close to the campus. Rent One Park is just a few minutes away where concerts, events, and sporting tournaments like Southern Illinois Miners games are held.

The Kokopelli and Rend Lake Golf Courses are just a few of the many in Marion. Hiking trails like the Shawnee National Forest & Garden of the Gods and Shawnee National Wildlife Refuge are popular picks. Of course, if youre traveling on business with Aisin Manufacturing Plant, Pepsi Mid America, Caterpillar or Bombardier, youll be right down the street.

Reserve your room at Best Western Plus Marion Hotel for the ultimate in convenience, affordability and quality!

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400 Comfort Drive
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 12:00:00
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400 Comfort Drive
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What's nearby?


  • 20.00 mile(s) from Carbondale

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Harrisburg

  • 45.00 mile(s) from Metropolis

  • 45.00 mile(s) from Mount Vernon

  • 50.00 mile(s) from Paducah, KY

  • 125 mile(s) from St Louis, MO

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Pepsi MidAmerica

  • 10.00 mile(s) from John A Logan College

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Southern Illinois University

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Rend Lake College

  • 30.00 mile(s) from Southeastern Illinois College

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 456 traveller reviews
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Quiet stay

21/01/2017 Jessie C, Rocklin, California

This is a quiet hotel despite being located right off of interstate 57. We stayed for one night before moving from Marion. Clean hotel. Satisfactory front desk staff; not very friendly but ready to... more


One of our favorite hotels!!

20/01/2017 charlesfE9965GL, Springfield, Illinois

The staff are extremely nice and helpful. The hotel is very clean and pleasant. We stay there every time we go to Marion. It is one of our favorite hotels period. The experience has always made our tr... more


Pool/hot tub disappointment

16/01/2017 CB0001, Rockford, Illinois

I would not recommend if choosing this hotel for the pool/hot tub area in the winter months. The hot tub was not hot and the roof was dripping cold water. The room was not the cleanest, but ok for... more

Owner Response
Eric J, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Marion Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for choosing to stay with us. I am sorry the hot tub was not hot enough we have addressed this to ensure it is not a problem moving forward. I hope you will stay again so that we may have another chance to exceed your expectations.

Would definitely stay again.

12/01/2017 willy911, Cheboygan, Michigan

Breakfast was good. Room clean and looked like new carpet. Two chairs in room to sit on. Fridge and microwave in room were nice to have. Pool area was kind of cool. Used the hot tub and that was ... more

Owner Response
Eric J, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Marion Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for providing your input. I had maintenance turn the heat up a little in the pool. We hope to see you again soon!

Pleasent stay

11/01/2017 willsteinstudios, Hartselle

I was pleased with our stay. The only thing they didn't do was offer bottles of water for H.O.G members but it's no big deal overall everything was good. I would recommend this hotel to other H.O.G me... more

Owner Response
Eric J, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Marion Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for choosing to stay with us. I am sorry they did not offer the bottled water to you. I have shared this with my staff. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit.