A Renaissance Moment, nice retreat in Springfield A review of President Abraham Lincoln Hotel & Confernece Center
I attended a professional conference for work at the Renaissance Hotel, Springfield, IL, over the past weekend. No one wants to have to work on weekends, so I was pleasantly surprised at the excellent service and facilities I received at the Renaissance Springfield. The complimentary Airport shuttle was on time and the driver(s) both to and from the Hotel were friendly and accomidating. When I arrived at the hotel I was checked in within minutes. The front desk staff were on the ball, especially with all the conference crowd. I booked a Conceirge Floor Level room for a few dollars over the basic room rate, and was pleasant surprised at the huge room, fluffy bathrobes, and comfortable/clean accomodations. The extra details, e.g. like the "rubby ducky" for the bathtub- let you know the hotel is really trying to gain (and retain) your business. I would recommend the hotel to others, and recommend you ask about upgrade to the Conceirge Floor. Breakfast and Drinks/Snacks served in the Conceirge Floor Lounge during the week. A nice visit had by all.