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Alton overview

Alton is a budget-friendly place unique for its casinos and college atmosphere. You'll find extensive chocolate and coffee options. You might find the perfect souvenir at Alton Square Mall or St. Louis Mills Mall. Head to Argosy Casino and National Great Rivers Museum to make some memories. Alton is a family- and business-friendly destination with something for everyone.

Where to stay in Alton

A welcoming city for all, Alton has a variety of lodging options. There are 202 hotels in the Alton area and you can shop as many as 44 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 50%.
  • • 67 2-star hotels with an average price of $43 per night
  • • 90 3-star hotels with an average price of $79 per night
  • • 37 4-star hotels with an average price of $89 per night
  • • 4 5-star hotels with an average price of $149 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 53840 user reviews of Alton hotels:
  • • Best Western Plus Parkway Hotel (Alton)
  • • Comfort Inn (Alton)
  • • Atrium Hotel and Conference Center (Alton)
  • • Super 8 Alton (Alton)
  • • Beall Mansion An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn (Alton)

How to get to Alton

Fly in to St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.), 15.8 mi (25.4 km) from downtown Alton. Alton Station is the closest train station.

What to see around Alton

Family-friendly attractions include:
  • • The Gardens at SIUE
  • • Splash City Family Waterpark
  • • Gateway Fun Park
For those looking for a souvenir or simply window-shopping, here are some favorite shopping areas to visit:
  • • Alton Square Mall
  • • St. Louis Mills Mall
Here are some local highlights:
  • • Argosy Casino
  • • National Great Rivers Museum
  • • Jones-Confluence Point State Park
  • • Lewis and Clark Confluence Tower
  • • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center

When to visit Alton

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 61°F day, 23°F night
  • • April-June: 88°F day, 41°F night
  • • July-September: 89°F day, 54°F night
  • • October-December: 74°F day, 24°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 8.2 inches
  • • April-June: 12.8 inches
  • • July-September: 10.1 inches
  • • October-December: 10.2 inches