Pros: The location is convenient to visit family. The indoor pool and hot tub are great to be able to spend time with family.
Cons: The side doors were not opening with key cards.
Pros: Liked location since it was close to family reunion. Staff was friendly and the room/bed very comfortable. Pool was clean and warm enough. Breakfast had a nice variety.
Cons: Bathroom could have been a little cleaner. Watching Hotel Impossible has made me much pickier.
Pros: Very beautiful and relaxed. Clean and not too pricey.
Pros: Nice location, pool & fitness area. Breakfast had a nice selection and staff was always friendly
Cons: Unreliable Internet connection, but the manager did help to try to correct.
Pros: The location of this hotel is convienient to the other small towns. The other options for lodging are not even close to the quality.
Cons: The parking lot does not make sense. The rear entry door has no parking and the side of the hotel where there is parking is not useful.
Pros: The rooms were very nice and the hotel staff was very friendly.
Pros: Its close to the job site and has a very friendly staff.
Cons: We had spoiled milk for breakfast and the expiration dates were very close to the actual day.
Cons: Not worth the price. Too expensive for such a small town.
Pros: Price & Location.
Pros: The outside appearance is very nice and it draws you to wanna see that hotel and go inside to see how it looks and having an indoor pool is AWSOME.
Pros: Great location and wonderful staff
Cons: We liked everything about the hotel
Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express Sparta Illinois. Our outstanding small town hospitality and amenities have earned us an impeccable ratings. Few hotels in Southern Illinois if any can match our sterling reputation as well as convenient access to the World Shooting & Recreational Complex home of the ATA Grand American and the SCTP Nationals. With 1 200 sq. ft. of event space for up to 46 people audio/visual equipment and a professional staff we're a great choice for those seeking hotels in the Southern Illinois area with ample meeting space featuring a large patio. Business guests appreciate an easy commute to area companies including Prairie State Energy Campus Baldwin Power Plant Sparta Community Hospital and Spartan Light Metal Products as well as fax and copy services. This hotel’s central location in Sparta offers Illinois visitors the ability to easily explore all the area has to offer from the Misselhorn Art Gallery where scenes from the 1967 Academy award winning movie In the Heat of the Night were filmed Illinois Caverns. Nearby Sparta Center offers great shopping entertainment and dining options. Holiday Inn Express Sparta’s goal is 100% guest satisfaction and we work hard to earn it! Guests enjoy top-notch service and amenities including an indoor pool & whirlpool and an updated Fitness Center. Free perks like Wi-Fi access and an Express Start Breakfast Bar including hot food items and healthy choice options.
Pros: Lovation and friendly staff. Clean comfortable room
Cons: Nothing at this point
Pros: Rooms were clean. Beds were comfy. Fridge and good tv channels.
Cons: Towels were small, off white and shouldn't be, and some had holes. Breakfast could be expanded and needed refilled.
Pros: Towels are dirty and stained. Bed very uncomfortable. Spiders in room.
Cons: Cleanliness- spiders
Pros: The location was good being close to family and travel was just a few miles away. Stores and restaurants nearby also
Cons: The bath towels and wash clothes were the cheapest I've ever seen. Their sign says breakfast but, only thing was coffee they did have the waffle iron on on Sunday
Pros: NO EGGS or Bagles
Cons: NO wake up call
Pros: I liked the staff and the little kitchen. The room was cleaned and had fresh towels daily.
Cons: The pool was closed - they had said it might be open. The daybed was really uncomfortable. The towels were very thin - and one day mine smelled like smoke.
Briarwood Inn of Sparta is a great choice for a stay in Sparta. Guests can take a dip in the seasonal outdoor pool, and free perks include WiFi, self parking, and continental breakfast daily between 6 AM and 10 AM. Bonuses like refrigerators and microwaves are offered in all rooms, along with flat-screen TVs and free wired Internet.
Cons: Very poor conditions for the room.The worst room as far as cleanliness..It was a motel that doubles as a residence for some.
Pros: The 2 bed rooms
Cons: The single bed rooms..looked like someone just through it together..it was dirty and filthy all in one..smh..and THE POOL WAS SHUT DOWN!! I hv come here before..never again. ..ill go to Holiday ...
Pros: Nothing! Wanted to leave the second I walked in the door. Would have rather slept in my car. But sign on window when you checked in said no refunds, now we know why!
Cons: Gross, dirty, could see outside from under the door so room was freezing. Looks like a place that would rent rooms by the hour, evidence of drug usage in room, sheets had stains & were ripped, bed...
Cons: Room had cobwebs, and smelled like smoke. Light didn't work.
Enjoy your visit to Sparta with a stay at Budget Inn - Sparta. Guests will have free perks like WiFi and self parking. Rooms feature conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves.
Cons: There was mold in the shower and around the toilet,wich caused me to have an er visit and ambulance ride. The guy just argued and said we were lying until we threatened a call to the health dept. And ...
Pros: There was nothing to like!!!!
Cons: Dirty, very old, thin red checkered sheets, frig didn't work, air conditioner was loud and didn't cool room, tv reception interrupted several times, no rug for bathroom, insufficient towels, ...
Cons: Walls are extremely thin, bathroom was dirty, refrigerator didn't get cold, had to wait for someone to get to the desk even after I reserved online with checkin time
Pros: The price was right, very quiet location.
Cons: Although was supposedly a non smoking room, could smell smoke on bedding.
Pros: it was in sparta IL the Grand American trap shoot is there every August for 10 days
Cons: I was billing for a doubles room and got a single with doubles bed .Then i call Booking.com they said i could cancel my room ( doubles room is just larger)my room was 20 by 20 very small. i was going ...
Pros: flat screen tv with cable
Cons: tolit didn't flush onceweird smellnot clean and bad beds and lininselectrical outlets would not hold a plug
Pros: Good location to my activity
Pros: Location to the purpose of the trip
Cons: Over loaded electrical circuits. Rotted and molded shower curtain. We used our own bleach on the shower before use. House keeping did not exist, only beds made.No ice available. Had to ask for soap, ...
Pros: First room we were in the carpet was terrible, and there was some kind of order in the room.
Cons: Second room was better. The caret was terrible in it too, but all in all the room was dirty, and not enough hot water for two to take a shower.
Pros: Staff were great
Cons: A bit dingy buy it was to be expected for a motel.
Pros: Plenty of hot water and a good shower.
Close to town. Good food within a block.
All the appliances (A/C, Fridge, Microwave, TV, alarm clock) were dated but in working condition. No problems.
I did not see any bugs.
Cons: The room was a little musty but probably only needed aired-out before guests arrive.
Hint: Don't turn off the main light switch once you've turned it on. That switch controls all the appliances including the fridge. Your beer will get warm. But they do have ice.
When visiting Sparta, Sparta Motel is a great choice to consider. Free perks include WiFi and self parking. Rooms feature conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves.