Motel 6 Springfield

6011 S 6th Street RdSpringfield62707USA
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About Motel 6 Springfield

Motel 6 Springfield provides simple economy accommodation in the state capital of Illinois about five miles from downtown. Located just off Interstate 55, it offers free truck parking.

Remodeled air-conditioned rooms with bright decor feature a flat-screen cable TV, an en suite bathroom, wood-effect floors, free local calls and paid Wi-Fi. Upgrade rooms add fridges and microwaves. Accessible rooms are available too.

Facilities include a 24-hour reception, launderette, seasonal outdoor pool and elevators. Kids can stay free at this pet-friendly property.

Morning coffee is free at reception, where vending machines are also offered. Several dining options are located just a few steps away.

Motel 6 Springfield is about 15 minutes’ drive from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and the Lincoln Home National Historic Site. It’s less than five minutes’ drive from the University of Illinois at Springfield and about 20 minutes’ drive from Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport.


6011 S 6th Street Rd, Springfield, IL, 62707, USA
Telephone: +1 2175291633 | Fax: +1 2175851271 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Convenient roadside location

Guests in town to discover Springfield's connections with Abraham Lincoln loved being just off Interstate 55 for easy access to downtown for visiting his presidential library, home and tomb. Another bonus was the wide range of convenience stores, roadside restaurants and gas stations in the immediate vicinity.

Clean, comfy and affordable rooms

There was plenty of praise for the modernized rooms with laminate flooring and fresh decor, which guests often said were simple but clean and comfortable enough for the needs of most budget-conscious travelers. Many reviewers said the rooms were well-kept although a few felt they were rather small. Due to its affordable rates, reviewers often said this motel represented good value for money. The ample free parking was a bonus as was the pet-friendly policy.

Guests upbeat about customer service

Guests appreciated the good customer service at this motel, often describing personnel as welcoming, friendly and efficient.

Negative Reviews

Wi-Fi wasn't free

It surprised many reviewers that Wi-Fi access wasn't free. Even though the fee for access was nominal, many users were disappointed by the network's sluggish speeds and unreliable signal.

Cleanliness and maintenance issues reported

Critics were disappointed by certain cleanliness and maintenance issues they encountered such as bathrooms that weren't cleaned satisfactorily or bedroom floors could have been better swept. Some reviewers called for the exterior of the property to be spruced up. Another cleanliness downer was accumulations of hair and dust in some rooms.

Nuisance noises and smells

There were occasional reports of lingering smoke smells in some areas of the building and pet odors in some rooms. Meanwhile, light sleepers blamed thin walls for enabling them to hear noises from connecting rooms at times.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1635 reviews across the web
7.6 /10
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    7.8 /10
7.6 out of 10 based on 1635 reviews