Extended Stay America - Evansville, IN
The largest city in southern Indiana, Evansville is situated on a
horseshoe bend of the Ohio River and is aptly referred to as "River City." If you're looking for Evansville hotels,
Extended Stay America has a great place to stay at a great price.
Evansville has a broad and
diverse economic base, attracting such corporate headquarters as Accuride, Atlas Van Lines, Berry
Plastics, and Old National Bank. Major manufacturing operations in and around the city include
Whirlpool, Toyota, and AK Steel plants.
Evansville's place in history as part of the
Midwest's manufacturing complex was secured when the city played its role in assuring the success
of the D-Day Invasion during World War II. The Evansville waterfront became a production yard for
LSTs (Landing Ship Tanks). These floating workhouses played a major part in the Allied victory in
Europe. Tours are conducted daily on one of the few remaining LSTs.
Two fine institutions of
higher education call Evansville home today. These are the University of Evansville, a small,
private liberal arts school with 3,000 students, and the larger University of Southern Indiana,
which boasts over 10,000 students. The universities are four and thirteen miles respectively from
the Extended Stay America Evansville - East hotel.
Golfers who enjoy taking in nature while
teeing off should take the four mile trip to the Wesselman Woods area. There they will find the
200 acre Nature Preserve, the Wesselman Park par-3 golf course, and the 9-hole, par 36 McDonald
For those who favor indoor activities, Casino Aztar, the first riverboat casino
in the state of Indiana, is a popular attraction. And adjacent to the Wesselman Woods area is
Robert Stadium, a 12,500 seat concert hall and sporting event venue that hosts nationally known
For a comfortable and convenient Evansville, Indiana hotel,
Extended Stay America is a terrific choice.