Whether you’re traveling to Springfield for pleasure, business, or for the medical facilities — the city has six hospitals, two of which are on the top 100 hospitals in the country list — the following hotels are the best for budget travel. We’ve chosen hotels for both short or extended stays, with a focus on locations around the Springfield business district, Medical Mile, or close to downtown.
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Arbor Suites Medical Mile
As the name says, Arbor Suites Medical Mile is perfect for those travelling to Springfield for health reasons. The hotel is in the south area of Medical Mile, close to COX South Medical Center, as well as other hospitals and clinics. With a pool and a grill for leisure activities, the hotel is a short drive to downtown Springfield. You can either enjoy the hotel’s free breakfast, or if you stay in a room with a kitchenette, cook your own meals.
Best Budget Inn Springfield
If you are looking for an affordable and relaxed stay, Best Budget Inn Springfield is one of your best options — more so if you’re bringing your pet with you, as they are all welcome at this hotel that is perfectly equipped to handle long-term stays. Close to downtown Springfield and offering spacious rooms and wheelchair accessibility throughout the premises, Best Budget Inn Springfield has many complimentary services, such as high-speed Internet and local phone calls. Military, senior, and AAA guests will also benefit from special discounts.
Greenstay Hotel & Suites
Business travelers will find Greenstay Hotel & Suites an inexpensive, yet comfortable and well-equipped, choice during their stay in Springfield. Offering a business center, free Internet access, and fitness center, the hotel is close to the city’s business district, offering breakfast-on-the-go for those mornings when you’re late for a meeting. To relax after a busy day, you can opt for the hotel’s pool, or visit Discovery Center or Dickerson Park Zoo, which are both nearby.
Lamplighter Inn & Suites – North
Offering comfort and relaxation at affordable rates, Lamplighter Inn & Suites – North is a great choice for both business travelers and those visiting Springfield for medical reason. There are ADA-compliant rooms for guests with limited mobility. There’s an indoor pool, sauna, and fitness center for either relaxation or physical therapy sessions. The conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and complimentary Internet access and local phone calls will make your business stay a success.
Extended Stay America Springfield – South
Those spending longer periods in Springfield’s Medical Mile will find Extended Stay America Springfield – South a cheap and comfortable option. The hotel’s extended stay suites come with fully equipped kitchens, but make sure to try the grab-and-go breakfast when you are in a hurry. Located in Medical Mile, hospitals and clinics are extremely close, but other attractions such as downtown Springfield or the Commercial Street Historic District are also a short drive away.
Regardless of which of these Springfield hotels you choose, you’ll stay within your travel budget and enjoy a comfortable time in Missouri.