Springfield, Missouri Hotels and Travel Guide
Known locally as The Queen City of the Ozarks, Springfield is the third largest city in Missouri. If you’re looking for Springfield, Missouri hotels, Extended Stay Hotels has a great place to stay at a great price.
• Extended Stay America Springfield - South
Less than a mile from the Extended Stay America Springfield - South hotel is the Lester E. Cox Medical Center. Cox Health, Springfield’s second largest employer, provides a broad range of medical services through its hospital, as well as through Cox College, a private school offering medical education to 600 students annually.
Springfield has a diverse and active manufacturing sector. The largest local manufacturer, Paul Mueller Company, designs and builds stainless steel processing systems and equipment. Its primary customers include the food, dairy, beverage, chemical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and pure water industries.
Another locally based machinery manufacturer, Springfield Remanufacturing Corporation, or SRC as it is generally known, specializes in engine products and serves the automotive and agricultural industries.
Given its proximity to the Ozark Mountains, it is no surprise that one of the largest sports and fishing retail chains in the world makes its headquarters in Springfield. Starting in 1971 with eight feet of space in a liquor store, Bass Pro Shops has grown to become a premier outdoor retailer. Some communities now actually categorize Bass Pro Shops stores as a local attraction.
Higher education abounds in Springfield. Some of the institutions here include Missouri State University, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Baptist Bible College, Drury University, Ozarks Technical Community College, Vatterott College, Bryan College and numerous others.
Those interested in spending some quality time outdoors are in luck. Springfield offers 92 parks, 3 public golf courses, a zoo and a host of other facilities to serve visitors and residents.
Just six miles from the Extended Stay America Springfield - South hotel is the Horton Smith Golf Course, a terrific municipal golf facility that features an 18-hole course, a driving range and a fully stocked pro shop.
For a comfortable, convenient and affordable Springfield, Missouri hotel, the Extended Stay America Springfield - South is the perfect choice.