Lincoln, Illinois Hotel - Your Home Away from Home Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel Lincoln. This hotel's location off I-55 at exit 126 offers travelers a comfortable, affordable home-base for exploring Lincoln, Illinois. This hotel is conveniently situated 29 miles north of Springfield, 35 miles south of Bloomington and only minutes from local attractions and businesses. Those seeking Lincoln hotels with event space need look no further. With 800 sq ft of meeting space that can seat up to 50, as well as A/V equipment and a helpful sales staff, we're a great choice for area events. Business guests also appreciate the hotel's proximity to Lincoln, Illinois companies, including Saint-Gobain, Eaton Corporation, International Paper, LCU, Lincoln College and Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital are nearby, as well. Leisure travelers can also find tons to do near the hotel's address in Lincoln, Illinois, from exploring Kickapoo Creek County Park to browsing downtown's shops and historic sites. The annual Art & Balloon Festival promises family fun, too, with a craft fair, fine art fair, wine tastings, kid activities and so much more. As the smart choice for area travelers, this hotel offers the amenities guests prefer. Each morning, you can go for a swim in the indoor pool or workout in the Fitness Center before enjoying the free, hot breakfast. Business services like free Wi-Fi access help guests stay connected. We even welcome pets!