Walk to convention center events from our Effingham, IL hotel

Conveniently located off I-57 and I-70, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL is just a block away from the Thelma Keller Convention Center, the site of many meetings, conventions, trade shows, weddings, and events. As a major junction in central Illinois, Effingham boasts a variety of restaurants, shops, and local attractions, such as The Cross and Sculptures on the Avenue. Spend a day playing at Evergreen Hollow Park or sampling wines and eating pizza at Tuscan Hills Winery, both minutes from our hotel.

You can keep up with work in our business center and then take some time to relax in our indoor pool. We serve a free, hot breakfast on classic diningware each morning to help you prepare for the day, and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel keeps you connected. Our hotel also offers express check-in and check-out to efficiently get you on your way.

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Unwind and refresh in rooms and suites with free Wi-Fi

Feel well rested after a long drive on I-57 or I-70 when you stay in our hotel rooms and suites with plush bedding. You can connect to free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, and you can enjoy amenities like coffee and tea facilities, a refrigerator, and a microwave in your guest room. Our suites include a separate living room and a sleeper sofa, and some feature a whirlpool.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
Enjoy a king-size bed and an in-room refrigerator during your stay in Effingham. 
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL - 2 Queen Beds

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
For business or vacation, enjoy two queen beds and a free, hot breakfast in our standard room.

Studio Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
Discover more space with a seating area featuring a sleeper sofa and a flat-screen TV in this studio suite. 

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
A one-bedroom suite provides extra privacy and a separate living room with a sleeper sofa. 

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 5 adults
Relax on the sleeper sofa in the living room and watch movies with your travel buddies. 
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Effingham, IL - Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
Celebrate a special occasion in a romantic suite with a whirlpool and a refrigerator to store champagne. 

Premium 1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
Upgrade to a premium suite with a king bed for added space and privacy as well as accessible options. 
Host your next small event in our meeting room with free Wi-Fi, a microwave, and a fridge. Take advantage of our team’s planning expertise for your catering and beverage needs. Our hotel also offers group rates when you reserve at least 10 guest rooms, whether you’re meeting in our venue or at the nearby Thelma Keller Convention Center.


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Emergency and medical personnel receive a 20% discount and upgraded room at check-in.
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From local wine to a Herbie the Love Bug stunt car, there’s something for everyone to discover in Effingham. Sample sangria at Tuscan Hills Winery, where you can tour the vineyard or join a dance class. Indulge your nostalgic side at MY Garage Museum, which displays rare and vintage Corvettes, famous VW Beetles, and a unique collection of prototype and racing cars. Visit these popular attractions in Effingham:

Tuscan Hills Winery

2.58 mi / 4.15 km from the hotel
This family-owned and -operated business offers a variety of wines, sangrias, specialty craft beers, and a broad range of liquors. Bring your own food or order meat, cheese, bread, or pizza at this family- and pet-friendly venue.

Downtown Effingham

1.78 mi / 2.86 km from the hotel
Visit more than 25 specialty shops in downtown Effingham, and then stop at one of more than 20 dine-in restaurants for a bite to eat.

Effingham Performance Center

0.82 mi / 1.32 km from the hotel
Plan to see local talents in a live show or a film at the Effingham Performance Center.

Evergreen Hollow Park

0.63 mi / 1.02 km from the hotel
Pack a picnic lunch and head to this 42-acre public park, which features tennis courts, athletic fields, concessions, and jogging trails. Let your children play on the playground that’s universally accessible for all abilities.

Monastery Museum

4.74 mi / 7.62 km from the hotel
See a vast collection of religious artifacts, antique Bibles, and carpentry tools at this museum that offers a glimpse of the area's first settlers and the Franciscan monks who ministered to them.

MY Garage Museum

1.19 mi / 1.91 km from the hotel
If you love admiring old cars, you won't want to miss a stop at this museum, home to unique and rare automobiles and memorabilia. You can easily spend hours browsing the thousands of collectibles and the 15 to 20 cars on display at any given time.
1200 N Raney Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401, United States

The Country Inn & Suites in Effingham is located near I-70, I-57, and Route 33. Take advantage of the Effingham Amtrak station, just 10 minutes away, for convenient transportation throughout the region. A Greyhound bus station is only six minutes away. Our hotel is situated within walking distance of various restaurants, a Walmart Supercenter, and the Thelma Keller Convention Center.