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DeKalb overview

DeKalb is special for its sports, and known for its college atmosphere and shops. Sports fans will enjoy football and golf, and everyone will enjoy ample coffee and bar options. Visitors can plan a fun excursion to Huskie Stadium and Buena Vista Golf Course. There's plenty to explore, including local sights like Northern Illinois University. DeKalb is a family- and business-friendly destination with something for everyone.

Where to stay in DeKalb

A welcoming city for all, DeKalb has a variety of lodging options. There are 37 hotels in the DeKalb area and you can shop as many as 14 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 40%.
  • • 17 2-star hotels with an average price of $55 per night
  • • 17 3-star hotels with an average price of $70 per night
  • • 2 4-star hotels with an average price of $159 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 3147 user reviews of DeKalb hotels:
  • • Hampton Inn DeKalb, IL (DeKalb - Sycamore)
  • • Red Roof Inn & Suites DeKalb (DeKalb - Sycamore)
  • • Super 8 DeKalb IL (DeKalb - Sycamore)
  • • Baymont Inn and Suites DeKalb (DeKalb - Sycamore)

How to get to DeKalb

Fly in to Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford), 26 mi (41.8 km) from downtown DeKalb. Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 43.7 mi (70.3 km) away.

What to see around DeKalb

Outdoorsy fun is on hand such as biking, football, and golf, along with attractions such as:
  • • Huskie Stadium
  • • Buena Vista Golf Course

When to visit DeKalb

Wondering when's the best time to visit? Here are seasonal norms to help you plan your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 52°F day, 13°F night
  • • April-June: 83°F day, 33°F night
  • • July-September: 84°F day, 46°F night
  • • October-December: 68°F day, 14°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 5.3 inches
  • • April-June: 12.0 inches
  • • July-September: 12.0 inches
  • • October-December: 7.8 inches