Official Host Hotels of the State Farm Holiday Classic
The Classic Tournament, Inc. welcomes you to the 2011 State Farm Holiday Classic in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois. In order to provide you with the best hospitality possible, we offer the following Host Hotels for our participants and fans.
All teams are required to stay in a Host Hotel during the tournament. (Information up to date as of 3/16/11)
Chateau Hotel & Conference Center
1601 Jumer Drive, Bloomington
Contact: Megan McCann – (309) 665-5628
Team Rate: $70.00
Fan Rate: $80.00
Amenities: Complimentary hot breakfast buffet; full-service hotel; indoor pool; sauna; whirlpool; game room, high-speed internet.
Close to: On-site restaurant, Chili’s, Carlos O’Kelly’s, Fiesta Ranchera, Monical’s, Logan’s Road House, Alexander’s Steakhouse, Starbucks, Flat Top Grill, ColdStone, Biaggi’s, Q’doba, Destihl, Joe’s Stationhouse Pizza, The Shoppes at College Hills, Jewel Osco and Best Buy.
DoubleTree Hotel & Conference Center
10 Brickyard Drive, Bloomington
Contact: Shannon Lee – (309) 661-7584
Team Rate: $75.00
Fan Rate: $85.00
Amenities: Doubletree Sweet Dreams bedding; Hot American Buffet Breakfast included; complimentary wireless high speed internet access; hair dryers; coffee makers; in-room movies; indoor pool and fitness center.
Close to: TGI Friday’s (on-site), Panera Bread Co., Famous Dave’s, Skewer’s, Redfire Grille, Starbucks, Shannon’s Restaurant, Steak-n-Shake, Longhorn Smokehouse and Gold’s Gym.
Eastland Suites Hotel & Conference Center
1801 Eastland Dr., Bloomington
Contact: Brianne Petersen
Team Rate: $72.00 kings $87.00 lofts
Fan Rate: $77.00 kings $92.00 lofts
Amenities: Deluxe continental breakfast; indoor pool; fitness room; laundry facilities; high-speed internet; fridge/microwave in all rooms.
Close to: Jim’s Steakhouse, KFC, Ride the Nine (billiards), Hooter’s, Culver’s, Ming’s Buffet, Olive Garden, Jimmy John’s, Kobe Japanese Steakhouse, Starbucks, Krispy Kreme, Pottbelly’s, Chipotle Grill, Noodles & Co., Meatheads, DQ Chill & Grill, Eastland Mall and Pheasant Lanes (bowling).
Hampton Inn & Suites
320 S. Towanda Ave., Normal
Contact: Amie Leander
Team Rate: $69.00
Fan Rate: $79.00
Amenities: Complimentary 5-mile shuttle; “Cloud Nine” beds and linens; LCD high-def tv; microwave; fridge; indoor pool; fitness center; wireless internet; and complimentary “On the House Hot Breakfast”.
Close to: Destihl Restaurant, Flat Top Grill, Starbucks, ColdStone, Joe’s Stationhouse Pizza, Logan’s Steakhouse, La Gondola Italian Restaurant, Bagelman’s, Steak-n-Shake, Alexander’s, Wildberries, Mandarin Garden and The Shoppes at College Hills.
Holiday Inn & Suites Airport
3202 East Empire St., Bloomington
Contact: Mary Rzepecki
Team Rate: $75.00 / $85.00 suites
Fan Rate: $75.00 / $85.00 suites
Amenities: Complimentary Hot Breakfast Buffet prepared by our in-house Executive Chef, Luxurious bedding w/ pillow options, indoor pool; fitness center; complimentary wireless high speed internet; guest laundry; microwave & fridge, IPOD clock radios in all rooms; 24-hour business center, game room; and shuttle service w/in five miles. Award winning full service hotel with convenient parking.
Close to: Baxter’s Restaurant (on-site), Buffalo Wild Wings(walking distance), Avanti’s (walking distance) , Culver’s, CJ’s Restaurant, Hooters, Ming’s, Gill Street Sports Bar, IHOP, Popeye’s, Olive Garden, Eastland Mall, The Palace Movie Theater, Central Illinois Regional Airport and Pheasant Lanes (bowling).
Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
201 Broadway Avenue, Normal
Contact: Stephany Melcher – (309) 862-8012
Team Rate: $75.00
Fan Rate: $89.00
Amenities: Normal’s newest full-service hotel located in Uptown Normal; Revive Bedding Package; indoor pool; fitness center; high-speed WIFI; 24-hour business center; airport shuttle service.
Close to: Jesse’s Grille (on-site), Caffeina’s Coffee Cafe (on-site), Jimmy John’s, Medici, Primetime Pizza, Garlic Press Market Cafe, D.P. Dough, Windy City Wieners, CoffeeHound coffee house, LaBamba, Pub II, CVS Pharmacy, Children’s Discovery Museum, Alamo II (ISU bookstore) and the Historic Normal Theater.