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Mark Twain Hotel

Peoria’s Premier Boutique Hotel

Located in downtown Peoria, this refined hotel is an 8-minute walk from the Peoria Riverfront Museum and half a mile from the Riverplex Recreation and Wellness Center.

The stylish rooms range in decor from traditional to contemporary and offer flat-screen TVs, free WiFi, minifridges and microwaves. Upgraded rooms offer custom furnishings and more space. Suites feature separate living areas, whirlpool tubs and a view of the Illinois River.

Freebies include parking, continental breakfast and admission to the Riverplex Center, as well as 2 drinks per night at a rustic-chic restaurant/bar.

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Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette

Discover historic elegance with a modern twist at the most premier Peoria hotel.

A 6.5-mile drive from General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport, this elegant hotel is also an 11-minute walk from the Peoria Riverfront Museum.

The upscale rooms have free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, desks and coffeemakers. Some rooms have access to a lounge with complimentary continental breakfast and evening appetizers. Suites add separate living areas with sofas and minifridges.

The property offers a lounge bar and bistro serving Starbucks coffee, and a high-end American restaurant, as well as an indoor pool, whirlpool tub and 24-hour fitness center. There’s also a business center, laundry facilities and free parking.

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Courtyard by Marriott Peoria Downtown

Discover modern sophistication at the Courtyard Peoria Downtown.

This modern hotel is an 8-minute walk from the Peoria Civic Center and 0.5 miles from the Riverfront Museum. It’s 6.5 miles from the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport.

Casual rooms offer city views along with free WiFi, desks with ergonomic chairs, and flat-screen TVs, as well as coffeemakers and minifridges. Some rooms have pull-out sofas. Suites add separate living areas.

Perks include a low-key restaurant, an indoor pool, a hot tub and a fitness center. There’s also a meeting room and a business center, plus free parking and an airport shuttle.

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Embassy Suites by Hilton

This riverfront all-suite hotel is 1.2 miles from the Peoria Riverfront Museum and 4.1 miles from the Peoria Zoo.

The straightforward suites include separate living rooms with pull-out sofas, kitchenettes and dining tables, plus WiFi (fee) and 2 flat-screen TVs with premium channels. Upgraded suites add whirlpool tubs.

Complimentary perks include made-to-order breakfast and an evening reception with light appetizers and drinks. There’s also an American restaurant, an indoor pool, a 24/7 exercise room and a business center, plus an airport shuttle and free parking.

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