Enjoy convenient commutes to Bloomington attractions

Situated just off I-55 and just four miles from Illinois State University, the Country Inn & Suites, Bloomington-Normal West, IL makes it easy to get to campus from your comfortable room or suite. Business travelers appreciate the hotel’s convenient proximity to local businesses and corporate offices, and guests attending an event at Grossinger Motors Arena enjoy staying less than two miles from the venue. If you’re in town for a family getaway, nearby attractions like the Miller Park Zoo and the Children’s Discovery Museum offer entertaining excursions.

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Children's Discovery Museum

2.97 mi / 4.77 km from the hotel
It’s easy to spend hours at this family-focused attraction with three stories of hands-on educational exhibits relating to science, art, and engineering.

Cruisin' with Lincoln on 66

2.03 mi / 3.27 km from the hotel
Located in the heart of Bloomington on the ground floor of the McLean County Museum of History, this visitors center provides a look back at central Illinois' history along with informative displays about notable points of interest along Route 66.

David Davis Mansion

2.7 mi / 4.35 km from the hotel
Originally the home of Abraham Lincoln’s campaign manager, Judge David Davis, this gorgeous 19th-century mansion boasts 36 rooms that reflect a warm, Victorian charm.

Grossinger Motors Arena

1.95 mi / 3.13 km from the hotel
Sports fans can find their fill of athletic excitement at this multipurpose venue, which is home to the Midway Marauders football team. The arena also hosts concerts and shows throughout the year.

Illinois State University

2.7 mi / 4.35 km from the hotel
With an enrollment of more than 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students from around the globe, ISU enhances the Bloomington area with a wide range of academic offerings and cultural experiences. Go for a campus visit or attend an athletic event.

Illinois Wesleyan University

2.19 mi / 3.52 km from the hotel
Family, friends, and prospective students appreciate staying close to this university, which has been an educational fixture in the Bloomington-Normal community since 1850.

Miller Park Zoo

1.83 mi / 2.94 km from the hotel
With a stunning array of wild animals that includes bald eagles, a Galapagos tortoise, and snow leopards, the Miller Park Zoo offers educational entertainment for your entire family.

Redbird Arena

2.41 mi / 3.87 km from the hotel
The Illinois State Redbirds make their home at Redbird Arena, which is located on the beautiful ISU campus. Reserve your tickets and experience the excitement of NCAA basketball and volleyball.
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The Corn Crib

3.5 mi / 5.64 km from the hotel
Home field of the Normal CornBelters, the Corn Crib can hold 7,000 fans and offers high-end amenities that include hospitality suites. In addition to rousing baseball action, the stadium hosts softball games, soccer matches, and concerts.

Upper Limits

1.15 mi / 1.86 km from the hotel
Daredevils and adrenaline junkies can scale 65-foot silos, a 30-foot main climbing area with varying obstacles, a 110-foot outdoor wall, and a huge bouldering area. All skill levels are welcome, and classes are available for beginners.