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Illinois City, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reservations was very nice to deal with on the phone..stayed Feb. 2017. Check in was quick and easy, the girl at the front desk was so friendly and nice. .the hotel was clean as was our room.....on second floor,clean and quiet...the temperature in the room was perfect and the heater wasn't noisey.. comfortable bed also........ reasonable price also. Would recommend...

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post a review regarding your recent stay with us. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that everything went well. We strive to give our guest 100% satisfaction. Should you return to Springfield we will be very happy to have you return to our hotel.

macomb, il
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was close to Memorial Hospital. It was a little tricky as our GPS did not take us straight to the hospital, but we did manage to locate it only a few blocks away. The staff was very friendly upon arrival. They offer breakfast and transport I believe at 5am, however we needed to be at the hospital by 5...

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback on your recent stay with us. We do transport to the hospital and start at 5 a.m. till 10 p.m. so I'm sorry you missed out on that. I am very sorry to hear that you missed your wake up call twice, that is definitely unacceptable and I didn't hear about this till now. We are...

Missouri
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The room was clean, the food was good, and the staff was helpful. It was a convenient location to the places we were going in town. It was easy to find a half mile or so north of downtown on 6th street.

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review regarding your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that everything went well and hope to see you return again upon your next visit to Springfield.

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Our room was clean, comfortable and quiet. It's not a luxury hotel, but it checked all of the boxes for us. The breakfast had both hot and cold options - the sausage and egg casserole was very good! My wife had an early morning procedure at one of the hospitals and we got a good night's sleep.

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your review regarding your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay.

College Station, Texas
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I've said it before - It's the people! I had to make a quick trip to Springfield for a family emergency. The hospital gave me a list of local hotels with special hospital rates; Carpenter Street was the highest rated hotel on their list that also offered a free shuttle. It was not the cheapest on the list, but the...

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review regarding your recent stay with us. We are happy to provide our shuttle service to our guest and happy to hear that all went well with your stay. We'd love to have you back someday.

Davenport, Iowa
Reviewed 15 November 2016

What a great place to stay while visiting Springfield Illinois. The PM desk person, Xavier, bent over backward to make our stay great. The room was a normal hotel room, but, very clean and well kept. I would definitely stay there again if in Springfield.

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post a review and very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We also look forward upon your return should you find yourself in Springfield again.

Wareham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Great independent hotel . Very clean Good breakfast helpful staff . nice room comfy bed Good sized bathroom needs a safety bar in tub . Shuttle to local restaurants and venues . Discounted tickets to museum .

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again during your next visit to Springfield.

Macomb, Illinois
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stayed at this hotel the night before my wife was scheduled for surgery at St. John's. It was convenient, clean, and reasonably priced. The staff was wonderful, breakfast service starts at 5 a.m. Very good experience overall.

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback regarding your recent stay. We are very happy to be able to be here for our guest that have family members in the hospital as we know that dealing with that can be stressful, that is also the reason we start our breakfast so early.

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I want to give a big shout out to Vicky at Carpenters hotel. She and her wonderful staff made our field trip a success. 24 students and a film crew and I traveled 1000 miles on a bus straight and when we got there at 1:30 in the morning she had everything perfectly arranged. She put all of us in...

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Vicky Rodriguez O, General Manager at Carpenter Street Hotel, responded to this review

Teresa, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are happy to hear that all worked out well and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as your touring Springfield. We were very happy to have you and your group stay with us. Your students were wonderful which reflects them having such a great teacher....

Tomahawk, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice, inexpensive hotel. Close to Lincoln's home and the Lincoln Museum and library. Both of these are within easy walking distance. Lincoln's tomb is close enough to walk to but would be a bit of a hike. We drove there as the weather wasn't conducive to a longer walk. Not many restaurants in the immediate area. We were in back...

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We appreciate your feedback regarding your recent stay. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we are really fortunate that our location is near all the Lincoln Sites. We also have the complimentary shuttle that runs Monday-Friday that can transport you to the tomb as well as restaurants. Should you return to Springfield we'd be happy...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our downtown boutique property is located in the growing Springfield Medical District, only one block from the St. Johns Hospital campus. Our hotel is also in close proximity to the following local attractions: Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum Illinois State Capitol Lincoln Home National Historic Site Dana-Thomas House by Frank Lloyd Wright Abraham Lincoln's Tomb Illinois State Fair Feel at home in our stylish guest rooms, with contemporary boutique-style décor and furnishings. Of course a flat-panel HDTV, 1-cup coffee maker, refrigerator/microwave, iron and ironing board, hair dryer and expanded cable television are included in all rooms, along with these other full-service offerings: Complimentary hot breakfast buffet daily Complimentary hotel-wide wireless high-speed access Complimentary weekday shuttle within 5 miles radius, upon availability ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carpenter Street Hotel

Address: 525 North 6th Street, Springfield, IL 62702
Region: United States > Illinois > Springfield
Price Range: £74 - £91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Carpenter Street Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Springfield
#12 Business Hotel in Springfield
#14 Family Hotel in Springfield
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“All of the rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles DontBuyWyndham, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Second floor facing away from 6th Avenue was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 336carold, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Request first floor”
 of 5 bubbles prairielady2015, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't take a room ending in 05 (205,206) unless you want to hear the ridiculous elevator bell ring all night.”
 of 5 bubbles 115jaym, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Get on second floor.That's where the vending and ice are located”
 of 5 bubbles 51curta, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
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