I HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER

1900 South 1st St., Champaign, IL 61820 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
4.0 Star Convention Center Hotel in Champaign County
40.09448-88.23743
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Very Good
4.5/5

Based on 382 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast
  • Airport shuttle provided
  • Avg. Group Discount of 6.3%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 125 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 11:00 PM
  • Group friendly rating of 10.0/10
  • 15 conference rooms in property

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Room Types

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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check Rates Deluxe Room 2 Queen Beds Accessible
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Local Attractions

State Farm Center, Research Park, University of Illinois, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

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Customer Reviews of I Hotel & Conference Center

4.5 out of 5. Based on 383 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The I Hotel and Conference Center is the only independent boutique hotel in Champaign-Urbana and conveniently located in the Research Park at the University of Illinois, across from State Farm Center. The I Hotel and Conference Center includes Houlihan's Restaurant and Bar, iCafé, Spa and over 38,000 square feet of meeting and event space. The contemporary design of the hotel features walls adorned with local artwork and custom furnishings throughout. Whether you are traveling for business or leisure, the I Hotel and Conference Center is a total guest experience. The ILLINOIS Conference Center is jointly owned with the University of Illinois and is Champaign-Urbana's unrivaled resources where brilliant minds convene, families gather, fresh inspiration is born, and compelling ideas flourish. Jointly owned with the University of Illinois, the conference center is often a facility for celebration, executive board meetings, quarterly events, and company-wide conferences. With 38,000 square feet of meeting space available, the Illinois Conference Center provides options for your specific event needs. Two Ballrooms, Four Medium Conference Rooms, One Small Conference Room, Four Breakout Rooms, and our Leadership Boardroom offer clients multiple options. State-of-the art technology is demonstrated through multiple projector screens and video-conferencing available in our boardroom and ballrooms. Room Rental Fees include use of LCD Projector(s), screen(s), Touch Panel AV System, Wired Microphone, Wired and Wireless Internet Connectivity for all conference center guests, house speaker system, and limited number of ADA listening devices available to each event. Live feeds onto other ballroom screens in the conference center are available. Individual LCD screens are located outside every break-out room and ballroom to display your group's agenda, logo, honor VIP's, speaker photos and/or biographies, and any changes that may occur that you'd like to communicate to your guests. On-site AV technicians are always present for the duration of your event and available to test your AV needs (PowerPoint, displays, sound, etc.) as late as 24-hours prior to the first day of your event. All catering purchases will include white table linens and fresh, floral arrangements to add a level of elegance to your event. With NO Gratuity added onto your catering invoice, University Catering provides you with an economical way to execute an elegant and sophisticated event at the Illinois Conference Center.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 04:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 4
Rooms: 125
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 126
Handicap Rooms: 6
Suites: 3
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 15 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 38000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 400 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 7am-10pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Cancellation must occur before 4PM on day prior to arrival date.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: varies
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 13.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Canine pet accommodations with a $100 pet fee (regardless of the duration of stay).


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Grocery service
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Spa
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Video Games in Room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

4.83 miles from Willard Airport (CMI). I Hotel and Conference Center offers complimentary shuttle service to or from the airport.

Local Shuttle Info: I Hotel and Conference Center offers complimentary shuttle service to and from the Willard Airport (CMI), Illinois Terminal and any University of Illinois campus building.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary continental breakfast at Houlihan's Restaurant+Bar.

Parking Info

Complimentary Parking

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at I Hotel & Conference Center

Rate fluctuations of I Hotel & Conference Center

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group bid was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 18.9% in January 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $189 in the month of May 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at I Hotel & Conference Center in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at I Hotel & Conference Center

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at I Hotel & Conference Center.

Feel free to use the I Hotel & Conference Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Champaign event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Illinois Ballroom 76 x 92 x 19 6992 380/380 -- 380 -- -- -- --/-- 680 700 --
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Illinois Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
6992 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
76 x 92 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Chancellor Ballroom 48 x 85 x 19 4080 180/180 -- 150 -- -- -- --/-- 350 300 --
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Chancellor Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4080 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 85 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Illinois Ballroom A
76 x 45 x 19 3100 150/150 -- 150 78 65 -- --/-- 300 200 --
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Illinois Ballroom A

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
3100 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
76 x 45 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Illinois Ballroom BC
76 x 43 x 19 3100 150/150 -- 150 78 62 -- --/-- 300 200 --
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Illinois Ballroom BC

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
3100 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
76 x 43 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Illinois Ballroom B or C
36 x 42 x 19 1550 60/60 -- 60 32 30 -- --/-- 120 80 --
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Illinois Ballroom B or C

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1550 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
36 x 42 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Lincoln Room 36 x 41 x 19 1498 60/60 -- 60 32 30 -- --/-- 120 80 --
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Lincoln Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1498 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
36 x 41 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Alma Mater Room 35 x 41 x 19 1498 60/60 -- 60 32 30 -- --/-- 120 80 --
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Alma Mater Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1498 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
35 x 41 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Quad Room 28 x 47 x 19 1374 60/60 -- 60 32 30 -- --/-- 75 75 --
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Quad Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1374 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
28 x 47 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Technoloy Room 39 x 34 x 19 1326 60/60 -- 60 36 32 -- --/-- 90 60 --
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Technoloy Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1326 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
39 x 34 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Humanities Room 28 x 30 x 19 904 40/40 -- 45 30 25 -- --/-- 60 50 --
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Humanities Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
904 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
28 x 30 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Knowledge Room 21 x 27 x 19 602 30/30 -- 35 24 21 -- --/-- 50 30 --
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Knowledge Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
602 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 27 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Innovation Room 21 x 27 x 19 602 30/30 -- 35 24 21 -- --/-- 50 30 --
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Innovation Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
602 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 27 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Excellence Room 21 x 27 x 19 602 30/30 -- 35 24 21 -- --/-- 50 30 --
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Excellence Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
602 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 27 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Loyalty Room 21 x 27 x 19 602 30/30 -- 35 24 21 -- --/-- 50 30 --
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Loyalty Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
602 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 27 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Leadership Boardroom 21 x 27 x 19 602 --/-- -- -- -- -- 14 --/-- -- -- --
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Leadership Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
602 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 27 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

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