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Illini Union Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Chicago
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We stayed at the Illini Union hotel for Dad's weekend. The location was great and we really enjoyed being close to all that UIUC has to offer. We had a great view of the quad from the hotel room. The room is a little dated, but we didn't mind. It was clean, and the beds where comfortable. Had a large...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Illini Union hotel the night before a college tour visit with our son. It has a great central location if you want to be right in the middle of the University of Illinois. We had a great view of the quad from the hotel room. The room however was tired. Paint was peeling off the ceiling....

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Loved the quietness and able to relax. Housekeeping are very friendly and professional in tending for a comfortable stay. Great idea of offering the $5 breakfast coupon, which could possibly increased to $10, instead. A map of the layout of the Student Union would have been helpful, since I got lost on my 1st day trying to find a eatery...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Great visit! Interesting architecture. We arrived around 3pm and parked in the half circle in front of the building. (We later moved to the adjacent lot and were told we could stay there until 6pm the next day free of charge. Perfect for our needs)! We went through the front doors, up the stairs, through another set of doors and...

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IlliniUnionHotel-Rep, Representative at Illini Union Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you, 'snickes', for the great and detailed account of your experience at the Illini Union Hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and had a chance to take part in the Illinois experience! We look forward to having you (and your daughter) stay with us again, hopefully next time you'll be able to take advantage of the...

chicago
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Really liked my stay at the Union. Very comfortable, but small beds. Two in a bed would be tough. Huge flat screen tv, well decorated room. Bathroom was a throw back to the fifties...kind of a cool step back in time. Small, but good shower. Could have used a couple more degrees of cooling. They have sealed the windows, and...

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Denton, Texas
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This hotel is on the University of Illinois campus. It is in the student Union, so is convenient for visitors to the University. Rates were reasonable, and rooms were quiet. It is a majestic old building, but the rooms are updated and very comfortable. There is nightlife nearby, especially for a younger crowd. The area seemed safe and friendly. Would...

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Carson City, Nevada
Reviewed 9 August 2015

The room was clean and tidy. The A/C could have been a might cooler. Our room had a view of the roof, but we were there to see the U and 2 out of 3 of us didn't spend much time in the room. The third person had to leave the room and look for a cooler place to sit...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

We reserved a queen, but it was more like a double. The free breakfast is just muffins, bagels and donuts. They ran out of coffee the day we were there. On check in we were told 11 am was check out time only to find out when we left it was 1:00. The location is great, nothing else!

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IlliniUnionHotel-Rep, Representative at Illini Union Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you, Monroe85, for voicing your concerns. We always appreciate feedback. It’s likely that you were, in fact, given a Queen bed, unless all Queens were unavailable at time of check-in. Also, checkout time is always 1pm at Illini Union Hotel, so we will be sure to reinforce that with our entire staff to avoid any miscommunication in the future....

Gurnee, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 17 April 2015

What could be better than staying at the North end of the Quad, with walking access to the entire campus plus all the bars and eateries on Green Street? Oh, and what's that? It's recently been refurnished, is fairly affordable, AND you can book online now?! It's the best of all worlds. We stay at the Union frequently and it's...

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IlliniUnionHotel-Rep, Representative at Illini Union Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks SO much, Nick, for taking the time to leave this review. We are pleased to hear that you had a great stay at the Illini Union Hotel and we look forward to having you stay with us in the future! If there is any way we can make your stay even better next time, don't hesitate to ask.

NY
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Stayed here for a college tour visit with my daughter and the location proved to be excellent as its right in the Student Union. Check in, parking and the room were all excellent. Yes, the hotel is a little dated but everything was in good working order. We had a beautiful view of the main quad from our 4th floor...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Housed within one of the most iconic buildings on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s campus – the Illini Union – is the newly remodeled Illini Union Hotel. This boutique hotel offers 74 rooms, including two VIP suites, and is the perfect location for anyone looking to make the most of their stay in Champaign-Urbana. In addition to 27 meeting rooms, the Union also offers a plethora of food and entertainment options throughout the building. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Illini Union Hotel

Address: 1401 W Green St, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-2953
Region: United States > Illinois > Champaign-Urbana > Urbana
Price Range: $193 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Illini Union Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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“Don' t take room 363 or 262 or 162, they are close to the elevator”
PrempalSingh, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the Quad or Green Street”
Keith11201, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the south side overlook the Quad.”
CathyLen, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Contact the hotel for parking and to see what's going on at U of I- if it's busy you'll be glad you called them!”
arts713, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Not all rooms are equal in reception of WiFi. If you need good connection, ask them for the right rooms.”
bobchoi2010, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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