Completed in October 2009, the Marriott Hotel is complete with 229 rooms and 9 stories. The hotel is 217,625 sq. ft with a 44,000 sq. ft. conference center and a 500 car parking garage with skybridge. The total cost of the project came to $58,194,662.00. This hotel is centrally located in the downtown business district and is in close proximity to Illinois State University.