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About Veterans of Southern Illinois Airport
Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois (IATA: MWA, ICAO: KMWA, FAA LID: MWA), also known as Williamson County Regional Airport, is five miles west of Marion, in Williamson County, Illinois. The airport is owned by the Williamson County Airport Authority. It sees one airline, subsidized by the federal government's Essential Air Service program at an annual cost of $2,562,819 or $141 per passenger. On November 11, 2016 during the grand opening ceremony for the new terminal, the airport was renamed to Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois' to honor veterans and better reflect the regional nature of the airport. Federal Aviation Administration records say the airport had 3,631 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, 3,399 in 2009 and 8,047 in 2010. The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011 2015 categorized it as a non-primary commercial service airport (between 2,500 and 10,000 enplanements per year). It is the tenth busiest of the 12 commercial airports in Illinois
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Even if you're in Marion to enjoy the great outdoors, we want you to enjoy our great indoors as well. That's why we offer a full range of services and amenities at our hotel to make your stay with us exceptional.
Fairfield Inn & Suites Marion
Get FREE high-speed Internet access at this Fairfield Inn. At Fairfield Inn and Suites Marion, we are always ready to exceed your expectations, while offering a room at a great price! Conveniently located off I-57 (exit 54B) & Route 13, a mere 20 min. Indoor Pool and whirlpool, 24 hour fax and copy service, free local calls.
The Econo Lodge hotel is conveniently located along Interstate 57, just six miles from Crab Orchard Lake and the Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge. This Marion, IL hotel is near John A. Logan College, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, the Herrin Civic Center, Lake of Egypt and Rend Lake.
Marion Airport Inn and Suites
Located next to the Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois and Heartland Regional Medical Center, Marion Airport Inn and Suites offers a wide range of amenities for our guests. We also welcome Southern Illinois University students, alumni, and family.
Holiday Inn Express Marion
Situated in southern Illinois right off I-57, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Marion is surrounded by area highlights. Whether you're here for business or pleasure, this Marion hotel's agreeable accommodations and exceptional service are sure to meet your needs. The hotel's location in Marion, Illinois places guests within minutes of the city's top employers, including Aisin, General Dynamics, TCT, 3ABN, Heartland Regional Medical Center and the regional offices of the State of Illinois. An on-site Business Center helps you achieve optimal productivity, and the hotel boasts free Wi-Fi access throughout the property.
Super 8 Marion
The award winning Pride of Super 8 Marion IL is conveniently located just off I-57, only 15 minutes from Southern IL University. We are located within 20 miles from the Wild Life Refuge, Crab Orchard Lake, Fern Cliff State Park and Giant City State Park which are ideal for bird watching, boating, fishing, hiking, and hunting. Shawnee National Forest and Rend Lake are just a 45 minute drive from the Marion Super 8. Enjoy shopping at the Illinois Center Mall, the University Mall or southern Illinois largest Wal-Mart.
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Country Inn & Suites Marion
Located just off I-57 and minutes from the Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois, our Country Inn & Suites offers a convenient location for business and leisure travelers as well as excellent amenities. Surrounded by premier shopping, restaurants and entertainment, and just minutes from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, our Marion hotel's accommodations feature 69 guest rooms and suites, a heated indoor pool, Fitness Center, high-speed Internet access and a complimentary breakfast buffet.
Comfort Suites Marion
Conveniently located on Interstate 57, this Marion hotel is walking distance from Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant and 20's Hideout Steakhouse & Bar. The Comfort Suites® hotel is close to Shawnee National Forest and its many outdoor activities, including hunting, hiking, biking and horseback riding. Crab Orchard Lake, the Lake of Egypt, Devil's Kitchen Lake, Little Grassy Lake, Rend Lake, Garden of the Gods wilderness area and Giant City State Park are all located within Shawnee National Forest.
Drury Inn - Marion
As the region's shopping, dining and entertainment hub, it only makes sense for Marion to earn the nickname "Hub of the Universe". It's also only fitting for a Drury Inn to be located in Marion, seeing as we just might offer our guests the most free extras in the universe!
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