We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Americas Best Value Inn

    1606 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1917
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$80
    US$71
    SAVE US$9
    US$80
    US$71
    Traveller (4)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (3)
    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good28%
    • Average26%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible17%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    24 Dec25 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$71.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Effingham hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2ea05f99f891468d9270c4dfd9805bfb", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":87756,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32595963],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":71,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"2ea05f99f891468d9270c4dfd9805bfb","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":80,"lowestMetaPrice":71,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":80,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":80,"lowestMetaPrice":71,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":80,"hotelName":"Americas Best Value Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjJlYTA1Zjk5Zjg5MTQ2OGQ5MjcwYzRkZmQ5ODA1YmZiIiwiQUlLIjoiNzIyODU3NzNlZjg3NDlmYzhhNjJiOGViM2Y4OTc1MGIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "24/12/2017", "checkOut": "25/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$71", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"78847266":"OrbitzEWS","79399690":"CheapTicketsEWS","32595963":"Expedia","34357686":"Hotwire","53897146":"TravelocityEWS","79919118":"AgodaIB","78335478":"PricelineIB","34822413":"BookingCom","109226445":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (100)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 99 reviews

    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    Want to get ripped off, then stay here, dirty, smelly, cold breakfast, hard biscuts, no water pressure in sink in the room I stayed in, manager said the facet had a water saver on it, if this were true so would the shower, but the...More

    1  Thank ducky_1943
    Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

    The overwhelming odor I can't replicate. Think it was from the black on the ceiling that was painted over Opening the windows while running the air conditioner helped. Two stack of old broken air conditioners outside our room was not welcoming. The real delight was...More

    Thank LUDDIE
    Response from effinghamgm, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 27 September 2017

    Dear sir, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best value Inn of Effingham.I apologize that your experience was anything less than satisfying. It is our hope that you will give us another opportunity to serve you.We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you....More

    Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

    Don't stay here!!! The beds have plastic mattress pads that remind me of my childhood bed when I was prone to wet the bed. The room coffee machine was broken. They are doing some badly needed outside renovation, but it starts at 7 am. I...More

    Thank jtall205
    Response from effinghamgm, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 27 September 2017

    Dear sir, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.I apologize for Inconvenient.It is our hope that you will give us another opportunity to serve you. We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you. Kanaiyalal Shah GM 2173424667

    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    A very friendly and professional staff. Rooms were clean and very comfortable. The beds were great. Good location and a wonderful Breakfast. I am very pleased with this motel. We had traveled all day and just wanted a nice place for the night. We found...More

    Thank William H
    Response from effinghamgm, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear Mr.William, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.Thank you for taking the time out of your schedule to complete our guest survey.Thank you for giving us an opportunity to show you our hospitality.We look forward to seeing you again....More

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    On our travel to Barrington IL, we stayed at this hotel, found it nice, clean, and good room. Felt it was high priced for the area and chain. Had a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, iron and ironing board. Room was large and quiet.

    Thank MLeibs1
    Response from effinghamgm, General Manager at Americas Best Value InnResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear Sir, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.We are glad that you were happy.We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you, Kanaiyalal Shah GM 2173424667

    La Quinta Inn & Suites Effingham
    272 reviews
    #1 of 19 hotels in Effingham
    2 km
     
    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Effingham
    328 reviews
    #5 of 19 hotels in Effingham
    1.9 km
     
    Quality Inn
    162 reviews
    #9 of 19 hotels in Effingham
    1.6 km
     
    Super 8 Effingham
    570 reviews
    #7 of 19 hotels in Effingham
    2.2 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$69 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, TripOnline SA, HotelsforEveryone, Cancelon, Hotwire, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets and getaroom.com so you can book your Americas Best Value Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Illinois >
    • Effingham
    • Also Known As
    • Effingham Howard Johnson ,
    • Howard Johnson Effingham
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (4)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Effingham
    328 reviews
    1.92 km away
     
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Effingham
    272 reviews
    2.00 km away
     
    Super 8 Effingham
    570 reviews
    2.17 km away
     
    Quality Inn
    162 reviews
    1.58 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Niemerg's Steak House
    524 reviews
    .46 km away
    Culver's
    97 reviews
    .22 km away
    Taqueria Don Pedro
    93 reviews
    .92 km away
    Iron Skillet Restaurant
    20 reviews
    .70 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Cross at the Crossroads
    117 reviews
    1.84 km away
    Tuscan Hills Winery
    62 reviews
    5.24 km away
    Mid America Motorworks, My Garage Museum
    52 reviews
    5.86 km away
    Gabby Goat American Pub & Grill
    15 reviews
    2.27 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Rogerandkristen P
    6 January 2015|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from effinghamgm | Property representative |
    Dear sir, We have a big truck parking but it is limited.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "My Tip, STAY OUT, This Place Is A Ripoff"
    Read review
    "this motel is close to the interstate but you do not hear any of the noise from the traffic."
    Read review
    "We were on the first floor and it was very quiet."
    Read review
    "Make sure there are no smoking rooms nearby."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing