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Lake Front Cabin!!!!
8505 E 1300th Ave, Newton, IL
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18.28 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (37 reviews)
Nice rural cabin/home

"Don't expect the Ritz-Carlton and you will have a great time. The home was clean and the beds were comfortable. We had fun in the lake fishing, kayaking and pontoon boating. We would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

Lake Front Cabin!!!!
Effingham Extended Stay
3 out of 5
1200 N Raney St, Effingham, IL
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1.55 mi from city centre
1/5 (1 review)
Very bad experience

"There was NO HEAT in our room for the days we were there. The maid told us there were problems with that room and it wasn't suppose to be rented out. Also, the door had issues and didn't shut properly. The bathroom door looked like someone took an axe to it. Not at all pleased with this place at ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2015

Effingham Extended Stay
Budget Host Inn Greenup
2 out of 5
716 E Elizabeth Street, Greenup, IL
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22.62 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (135 reviews)

"We liked that it was in Greenup where our family live and the place was clean and no bugs. The beds were comfortable. We will stay there again."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jun 2020

Budget Host Inn Greenup
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The Shelby Inn
2.5 out of 5
816 W Main Street, Shelbyville, IL
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24.12 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (62 reviews)
Excellent!

"Stayed late to personally check us in. Had the room toasty warm for us. Excellent cost to benefit. Thank you Shelby Inn!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan 2020

The Shelby Inn
Spillway Motel
2 out of 5
1295 County Highway 6, Shelbyville, IL
The price is £42 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
23.46 mi from city centre
3.1/5 (47 reviews)

"If you are going to go boating or fishing perfect place to stay. Plenty of space for your car and boat. Large regular refrigerators in the rooms are a HUGE plus to keep your fish. 2 minutes until you drive to the boat ramp. Older motel owners are in the process of fixing. Comfy mattress. Nice ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2020

Spillway Motel
Motel 6 Mattoon, IL
2 out of 5
4200 Lake Land Boulevard, I-57 Exit 184, Mattoon, IL
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The price is £42 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
23.3 mi from city centre
3.3/5 (107 reviews)

"They were very helpful, and patient with me. I needed to redeem my reward night. and could not have done it, without their help."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2020

Motel 6 Mattoon, IL
Family Home w/ Deck on Lake Sara: Pets are Welcome
15325 North Cardinal Lane, Effingham, IL
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5.05 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Great Getaway

"This is a great getaway for any season. I enjoyed the heated pool on a 50-degree day. I only wish I had known about the two stray cats that are fed by guests. It made it a lot more challenging, and not as relaxing, since I brought my dogs with me and the cat kept meowing at the door in the hopes ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov 2020

Family Home w/ Deck on Lake Sara: Pets are Welcome
LAKE SHELBYVILLE FARMHOUSE.  SLEEPS 12.
1565 Co Hwy 26, Lakewood, IL
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23.84 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Farm livin is the life for me!

"I actually loved the BIG house so much I don't want to give a good review in fear of loosing my spot next year! This place is so cool, from the history of the house and farm and the incredible family that once lived there, to the incredible view from behind the house of a beautiful valley of crops ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

LAKE SHELBYVILLE FARMHOUSE. SLEEPS 12.
Mack’s BIRDHOUSE. Cozy and fun.  5 min to interstate 57/70.
The price is £84 per night from 28 Jan to 29 Jan
3.88 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
clean and cozy

"We had no issues. Clean and tidy with everything available."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2020

Mack’s BIRDHOUSE. Cozy and fun. 5 min to interstate 57/70.
The Redbud Cottage--beach & Quiet. Lake Sara Waterfront & Wood Fires
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6.1 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (196 reviews)
Rea and Tam in Effingham

"We had a very pleasant stay. We enjoyed the peace and quiet, a pretty hike and we even kayaked. The firewood was great to be able to have fires at night and the beds were very comfortable! We can’t wait to go back!"…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan 2021

The Redbud Cottage--beach & Quiet. Lake Sara Waterfront & Wood Fires
HISTORIC DOWNTOWN LOFT
214 W Jefferson Ave, D, Effingham, IL
The price is £134 per night from 30 Jan to 31 Jan
0.1 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Great

"An evening with a friend. Great location and beautiful!"…"

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2020

HISTORIC DOWNTOWN LOFT
Best Western Delta Inn
2.5 out of 5
1509 Hampton Dr, Located right off of I-57/70, Effingham, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £69 per night from 12 Feb to 13 Feb
1.33 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (543 reviews)

"Rooms were quiet and clean. Very nice place to stay."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2021

Best Western Delta Inn
Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott Effingham
2.5 out of 5
1111 North Henrietta Street, Effingham, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £64 per night from 29 Jan to 30 Jan
1.38 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (270 reviews)

"Very comfortable, well kept facility. Staff was very friendly and accomodating"…"

Reviewed on 14 Dec 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott Effingham
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham
2.5 out of 5
1103 Avenue Of Mid America, Effingham, IL
Free cancellation
The price is £68 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
1.59 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (715 reviews)

"We’ve stayed here numerous times and are never disappointed. It’s clean, attractive and staffed with nice people. Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan 2021

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham
Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham
2 out of 5
1400 Thelma Keller Ave, Effingham, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £52 per night from 31 Jan to 1 Feb
1.85 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (791 reviews)

"The property was clean and quiet. It would have been much better if it had an elevator."…"

Reviewed on 15 Dec 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Effingham
Days Inn by Wyndham Effingham
2 out of 5
1209 North Keller Drive, Effingham, IL
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The price is £35 per night from 4 Feb to 5 Feb
1.66 mi from city centre
3/5 (704 reviews)

"The property appeared to be clean and well kept. The room was well equipped with microwave, fridge, ironing board, iron and cable tv. The heating and cooling unit was noisy when it kept kicking on and off. I switched the settings from heat to eco and it was fine the rest of the night. The neighbors ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan 2021

Days Inn by Wyndham Effingham
Quality Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
4922 Paradise Rd, Mattoon, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £53 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
23.15 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (342 reviews)

"The hotel 🏨 s very clean and nice. I recommend it to anyone."…"

Reviewed on 9 Oct 2020

Quality Inn & Suites
Holiday Inn Express And Suites Effingham
3 out of 5
1604 West Fayette Avenue, Effingham, IL
Free cancellation
The price is £78 per night from 28 Jan to 29 Jan
1.21 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (798 reviews)

"The hotel is located conveniently off I-70. Check-in was fast and efficient. The common areas were clean and attractive. The walkable food options are scarce (Culver's). We opted for a Thai place about 2 miles away. The hotel had coffee service in the lobby and provided a "breakfast bag" in the ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan 2021

Holiday Inn Express And Suites Effingham
Ramada by Wyndham Effingham
3 out of 5
1606 W Fayette Avenue, Effingham, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £46 per night from 4 Feb to 5 Feb
1.25 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (142 reviews)

"Nice big room. Very clean. Quiet hotel. Great big bed!"…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Effingham
Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Altamont
2.5 out of 5
4 W Carriage Lane, Altamont, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £71 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
12.27 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (190 reviews)
overnight

"Nice hotel and very clean. I stayed in a suite and it was super nice to have a microwave and fridge."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2020

Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Altamont
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Visiting Effingham

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Effingham, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This cosy city also attracts tourists with its university setting and shopping.

  • There are 42 hotels and other accommodation options in Effingham
  • The closest major airport is in Decatur, IL (DEC), 52.3 mi (84.2 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Effingham

Cultural venues in the city include Effingham Performance Center, Mid America Motorworks, My Garage Museum and Dr. Charles M. Wright Mansion. Favourite family attractions include Cross at the Crossroads and Effingham County Fairgrounds. The city is notable for landmarks like Veteran's Monument, World's Largest Bird Cage and World's Largest Knitting Needles and Crochet Hook.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 42 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Effingham. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Eighteen-Ninety Sleepover - This 2.5-star hotel features free WiFi, free parking and laundry facilities. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Lexington Inn & Suites Effingham - Our customers like the overall value and convenient parking at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool and free WiFi.
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Effingham - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its pool and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Getting around Effingham

To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Effingham Station or Mattoon Station. Effingham may not have many public transport options so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Effingham

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 14°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around -8°C
  • From April to June, the average is 30°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 31°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 23°C as the daytime average and -7°C as the night-time average
  • About 1088 millimetres of rain falls on Effingham each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 30°C, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of -7°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Effingham?
Mcgrady Inn is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star B&B offers free parking and a terrace. Reviews from our site also recommend Eighteen-Ninety Sleepover and Cobblestone Inn & Suites - Altamont as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Effingham, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Effingham.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Effingham?
Based on reviews, Days Inn by Wyndham Charleston is a popular 2-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Ramada by Wyndham Effingham and Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Casey.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday to Effingham?
Holiday Inn Express And Suites Effingham is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free breakfast. Other good choices for your family trip include Hampton Inn & Suites Effingham and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL. Also, attractions such as Cross at the Crossroads and Bliss Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday in Effingham?
Effingham Extended Stay is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features an indoor pool and a hot tub. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Baymont by Wyndham Mattoon and Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Casey.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Effingham?
Baymont by Wyndham Mattoon is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Altamont Motel and Budget Host Inn Greenup.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Effingham?
Quality Inn Effingham is a top hotel with an indoor pool and free buffet breakfast, and it’s located close to the beach .
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Effingham?
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Casey is a hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Days Inn by Wyndham Charleston and Econo Lodge Effingham. You can tee off at Cardinal Golf Course during your trip.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Effingham?
Holiday Inn Express And Suites Effingham is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, an outdoor pool and free breakfast. A couple of other options with an on-site pool include Suite Dreams Hotel and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL.

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