• Low rate guarantee
  • Free WIFI
  • 250+ hotels in GB

Best Western Saluki Inn

AAA - 2 Diamond

Rooms & Rates

Please select
Secure the best rate with Best Western Rewards.
Exclusive discounts always available to Rewards members. Joining is free and easy.

Explore Hotel

Whether guests are attending homecoming, graduation or an alumni event at Southern Illinois University, or if they enjoy the great outdoors, our Carbondale, Illinois hotel provides the perfect escape.

Giant City State Park and Cedar Orchid Lake are both nearby popular destinations for outdoor enthusiasts. Enjoy a day of water recreation, hiking, biking or birding. We are located just minutes from the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail featuring over 12 award winning wineries, restaurants, antique stores and eclectic shops.

Our great location near Southern Illinois University makes it easy for visiting faculty or staff or for students to get to class. However, our Carbondale hotel isnt just about prime real estate. We take caring for our guests seriously, which is why we combine a great value and competitive price with the best amenities. Our heated indoor pool is accessible year-round. Our complementary breakfast includes eggs, biscuits and gravy, sausages, waffles, a selection of breakfast breads and pastries, hot and cold cereal, yogurt and fresh fruits. Chilled juices and 100 Arabica coffee are the perfect complement.

Special annual events also draw a crowd to the region. From the Street Machine Auto Parade to the Sunset Concert Series happening throughout the university, theres always something happening nearby. When youre in the heart of Carbondale, the exciting events at the university are at your doorstep. Football and basketball games, lectures and concerts are just a few of the big attractions.

Best Western Carbondale is known for friendly staff members who always go above and beyond to provide guests with a great experience. Also the home of the Salukis from Southern Illinois University, school pride runs strong here. Whether youre here for business, leisure, or youre visiting a student, depend on us to make your stay comfortable and memorable.

Book your room minutes from the university at the Best Western Saluki Inn right now!

View more


801 N Giant City Road
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00


Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type 62902-6423

Send to Tom Tom

801 N Giant City Road
United States

What's nearby?


  • 10.00 mile(s) from Marion

  • 60.00 mile(s) from Cape Girardeau, Missouri

  • 60.00 mile(s) from Paducah, Kentucky

  • 140 mile(s) from Saint Louis, Missouri

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Verizon

  • 2.00 mile(s) from SIU, Southern Illinois University-home of the Saluki

  • 3.00 mile(s) from John A. Logan, community college

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0844 387 62 40


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 495 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 250
Rating: 4 158
Rating: 3 46
Rating: 2 27
Rating: 1 14

Decent place to lay your head

29/08/2019 ponygal4308, Chicago, Illinois

WE have stayed here several times when visiting SIUC campus. Staff very nice. Room was clean, however the ceiling in the bathroom above shower was coming apart showing drywall tape. Room had the od... more


One Night Stay Before Interview

28/08/2019 AcornNuggets, Conway, Arkansas

I got invited to an interview at SIU, and decided to stay at Saluki Inn. The hotel staff was friendly, and the amenities were what would be expected. Not fantastic, but not bad. Breakfast was tasty, a... more



25/08/2019 nestes99,

Our favorite place to stay when we visit our daughter at SIU! Wonderful, friendly, and helpful staff! Good hot breakfast with a very attentive staff! Great value for the money! Would highly recomm... more


needs several upgrades and deep cleaning

21/08/2019 dinka2019, Chicago, Illinois

The hotel was not clean. The room carpet was dirty with stains, bathroom and tub need a deep cleaning and upgrade. Bed and sheets were fine. Overall state of the hotel is that it needs an upgrade and ... more

Owner Response
BFoster6611, General Manager at Best Western Saluki Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for this feedback; we are sorry to hear that this was your experience at our hotel. Please know that we will be using your feedback to make improvements to our property moving forward.

A very average Best Western. Nothing really bad, but nothing outstanding either.

19/08/2019 Greg M,

Hotel met our expectations but nothing more. Clean comfortable room for a fairly high price as it was SIU move in weekend. Hotel was full but was staffed to handle the customers. We go to Carbondal... more