With the economy being what it is, people are traveling in different ways. Instead of fancy trips overseas, folks are exploring the United States. Some people are even perfecting the art of the “stay-cation” and hitting hot spots in their own cities. What better travel destination is there than an American city like Rockford, Illinois? It’s a mid-sized town in Northern Illinois with a lot to do and it won’t break the bank.
Rockford, Illinois hotels cater to family travel and travel on a budget. However, this doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice a great stay! Not at all. You can get a very nice hotel near all the major attractions that will be a great fit for your budget and you. This is true no matter what kind of budget you have, and no matter how large (or small) your family.
This great city has a lot to do for people exploring for the first time, or people traveling with a family. There are a great number of hotels in Rockford, IL, that are located downtown or near Rock River. This is a bustling and beautiful area. You are just minutes from one of the areas beautiful gardens. These gardens and their lush landscaping have become so popular that Rockford is often referred to as Garden City.
Also near Rockford, IL, hotels are near historic neighborhoods like Churchill Grove and Garfield Avenue. Both of these neighborhoods have been there since the early 1800s. It’s a great place to walk, bike or drive and take in the wonderful old architecture and the city lined streets.
If you are craving something different, maybe a little more exciting, you can choose a hotel located near the grand prix, the large Penguins Gaming Center, or even the CoCo Key Water Resort with more than 60,000 square feet of pools and slides.
Rockford offers more than just beautiful scenery and family attractions. If it’s shopping you seek there are a great number of shops and antique stores located near many places to stay. You can find an abundance of restaurants that offer everything from a quaint Irish pub, to Japanese food, or even Swedish pancakes. There is a large amount of the population in Rockford make up of Swedes, so that would be the one of the most authentic places to get Swedish pancakes in the country.
Make your Rockford hotel reservations today, and start planning a great all-American get away.