Hotels in Carbondale, Illinois

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Carbondale overview

Carbondale is a budget-friendly place distinct for its sports and known for its wineries and college atmosphere. You're sure to enjoy all of the coffee and bar options. Visitors can explore the campus and neighborhood around Southern Illinois University and John A. Logan College. There's plenty to explore, including local sights like Railroaders Memorial and Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center. If you're looking for a family- and business-friendly getaway, Carbondale is for you.

Where to stay in Carbondale

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Carbondale has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Carbondale with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Carbondale hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Carbondale hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Carbondale

Fly in to Marion, IL (MWA-Williamson County Regional), 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from downtown Carbondale. Cape Girardeau, MO (CGI-Cape Girardeau Municipal) is the next closest major airport, 39.5 mi (63.5 km) away. Carbondale Station is the closest train station.

What to see around Carbondale

Fun activities are on hand like wine tasting and sporting events, along with attractions such as:
  • • Rent One Park
  • • DuQuoin State Fairgrounds
Take some time to explore campus or the area surrounding:
  • • Southern Illinois University
  • • John A. Logan College
Here are some favorite choices:
  • • Railroaders Memorial
  • • Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center
  • • Stone Creek Golf Club and Resort
  • • General John A. Logan Museum
  • • Crab Orchard Golf Club

When to visit Carbondale

Wondering what time of year to travel, or what clothes to pack? Here are seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 63°F day, 23°F night
  • April-June: 89°F day, 39°F night
  • July-September: 89°F day, 49°F night
  • October-December: 76°F day, 23°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 10.39 inches
  • April-June: 14.33 inches
  • July-September: 10.08 inches
  • October-December: 12.52 inches