The symposium hotel is the Hawthorne Suites by Wyndham, situated on South Neil Street directly adjacent to campus. To receive the symposium nightly rate of $89.99 (plus tax) for a single room with a king bed, and $94.99 (plus tax) for a double room with two double beds, please call the hotel directly by February 5, 2017. Mention the Symposium on Sport for Development and Peace to receive the group rate. Do not make reservations online or by calling the national number.

Hotel phone number:  217-398-3400

Hotel web site:

Hotel address:

  • Hawthorne Suites by Wyndham
  • 101 Trade Centre Drive
  • Champaign, IL 61820

Complimentary full hot breakfast buffet is provided.

The hotel offers a complimentary 24-hour shuttle service to and from Willard Airport and the train and bus station downtown. Call 217-398-3400 to make arrangements for pick up at the airport or bus/train station ahead of your scheduled travel.