Best Western welcomes you to the Midwest

Bestwesternmidwest.com is ideal for guiding your trek through the Midwest.

Visit the heartland of America where you'll follow the legendary journey of Lewis and Clark, experience the frontier life of the early pioneers, and relive the days of the cavalry and the Civil War.

Best Western Hotels in the Midwest:

  • Iowa Airport Hotels

    Iowa Airport Hotels

    Find hotels near Iowa airports like Des Moines International Airport, the Eastern Iowa Airport, and Dubuque Regional Airport.

    Hotels Near IA Airports
  • Minnesota Winter Activities

    Minnesota Winter Activities

    Don't miss Minnesota's winter itinerary, full of stunning ski areas, traditional ice fishing, and miles of snowmobile trail.

    Winter Fun Here!
  • Kentucky Horse Trails

    Kentucky Horse Trails

    Choose from the never-ending trails of national forests to horseback rides near inner-city stables this summer in Kentucky.

    Saddle Up!
  • WI Drive Tours!

    WI Drive Tours!

    Check out some of the most scenic, historic, and just plain fun road trips in Wisconsin – and find your favorite attractions and Best Western hotels along the way.

    Let's go!
  • End-of-Summer MI Festivals

    End-of-Summer MI Festivals

    Find hotels near Michigan's early fall food, music, and heritage festivals in Grand Rapids, Midland, and the Detroit metro area.

    Celebrate in Michigan
  • University of Wisconsin System

    University of Wisconsin System

    Find hotels by one of 13 campuses of the University of Wisconsin System, set in Madison, Milwaukee, Green Bay, and Eau Claire.

    Schools in WI!
  • Michigan Universities

    Michigan Universities

    Check out a multitude of public universities in the Great Lakes State, from Michigan State to the University of Michigan and much more.

    Study in MI!
  • Iowa Drive Tours

    Iowa Drive Tours

    The visitor's guide to Iowa Driving Tours. Explore all the Hawkeye State has to offer with Best Western hotels along the way.

    Explore Iowa Here!
  • Iowa's RAGBRAI Race

    Iowa's RAGBRAI Race

    RAGBRAI riders, find Best Western Iowa hotels along the route, and check out the 40-year history of the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa™.

    Ride RAGBRAI
  • Wisconsin Tourism Videos

    Wisconsin Tourism Videos

    Check out the tourism videos below. And, during your next visit to the majestic countryside of Wisconsin, stay and save with Best Western hotels across the state.

    Wisconsin Tourism Videos
  • Indianapolis Sports

    Indianapolis Sports

    Indianapolis, Racing Captial of the World, hosts the Indianapolis 500, Indiana Pacers and Indianapolis Colts - America's favorite sports.

    Discover Sports in Indiana
  • Outdoor Illinois

    Outdoor Illinois

    Explore the Prairie State's outdoor activities in northern, central, & southern Illinois – plus the Chicago metropolitan area.

    Explore IL Outdoors!
  • Chicago Festivals

    Chicago Festivals

    Explore Chicago this summer and winter with the whole family. Enjoy the Taste of Chicago festival or the Chicago Blues Festival.

    Chi-Town Festivals
  • Minnesota Roadside Attractions

    Minnesota Roadside Attractions

    Check out Minnesota points of pride like the World's Largest Snowman in North St. Paul, or the World's Largest Ball of Twine in Darwin.

    Roadside Fun!
  • KY Drive Tours!

    KY Drive Tours!

    Check out some of the most scenic, historic, and just plain fun road trips in Kentucky – and find your favorite attractions and Best Western hotels along the way.

    Let's go!
  • Illinois Universities

    Illinois Universities

    Explore the campus life around universitie and colleges throughout Illinois. From the University of Chicago to Souther Illinois University.

    IL Universities
  • Illinois Agritourism

    Illinois Agritourism

    Explore the pick-your-own orchards, vast vineyards, colorful farmers' markets, and pumpkin patches of agricultural Illinois. Sponsored by Best Western hotels.

    Pick Your Fave!
  • Iowa State Parks

    Iowa State Parks

    Take the time to explore Iowa's many impressive state parks like Big Creek, Lake Macbride, Rock Creek, and Lake Manawa.

    Discover Outdoor Iowa
  • Best Western Speed Rewards

    Best Western Speed Rewards®

    Sign up for Best Western's FREE rewards program for racing fans.

    Best Western Speed Rewards
  • Illinois Airport Hotels

    Illinois Airport Hotels

    Find hotels near major Illinois airports like Chicago O'Hare International Airport and Peoria International Airport.

    Hotels Near Illinois Airports
  • Best Western Ride Rewards

    Best Western Ride Rewards®

    Hang up your boots for the night at a Best Western hotel. Earn points or miles through the Best Western and Harley-Davidson® exclusive rewards program - Best Western Ride Rewards.

    Best Western Ride Rewards
  • Wisconsin Airport Hotels

    Wisconsin Airport Hotels

    Find hotels near major Wisconsin airports like General Mitchell International Airport and Dane County Regional Airport.

    WI Airport Hotels
  • Minnesota Fishing

    Minnesota Fishing

    Your guide to catching the best pike and bass in Minnesota. Head to Lake Minnetonka, or check out Otter Tail Lake.

    Fish MN Lakes
  • Visit Milwaukee

    Visit Milwaukee

    Your guide to exploring Milwaukee. Check out a ball game at Miller Park, or enjoy a finely crafted, local ale from one of the many breweries.

    An Adventure in Milwaukee
  • Parks By Nature

    Parks By Nature

    Best Western and Pocket Ranger® have teamed up to help families nationwide explore the wonders of our country’s state parks and wildlife areas.

    Explore your parks!
  • Twin Cities

    Twin Cities

    Take in the sites on your journey through the Twin Cities. From a ballgame at Target Field, to the history of the Foshay Museum.

    Travel the Twin Cities
  • Illinois Drive Tours

    Illinois Drive Tours

    Check out some of the most scenic, historic, and just plain fun road trips in Illinois – and find your favorite attractions and Best Western hotels along the way.

    Let's go!
  • Hit the Road in Wisconsin

    Hit the Road in Wisconsin

     Hit the Road with Best Western hotels and explore all Wisconsin. 

    Hit the road in Wisconsin
  • Best Western Rewards MasterCard

    Best Western Rewards MasterCard®

    16,000 bonus points with your first purchase* - enough points for a Free Night at Best Western®
    *Terms & conditions apply.

    Learn More
  • Seven Wonders of Illinois

    Seven Wonders of Illinois

    Explore the Seven Wonders of Illinois – from Wrigley Field to Rend Lake – and see what Best Western hotels are found along the way.

    Check Out Wonderous Illinois!
  • Minor League Baseball

    Minor League Baseball

    Best Western® is proud to be the official hotel of MiLB.com

    Learn More
  • Kentucky Universities

    Kentucky Universities

    Check out hotels near top Kentucky universities. Explore area attractions or enjoy campus tours and college sports.

    KY Universities
  • MN Drive Tours!

    MN Drive Tours!

    Check out some of the most scenic, historic, and just plain fun road trips in Minnesota – and find your favorite attractions and Best Western hotels along the way.

    Let's go!
  • Stay With People Who Care

    Stay With People Who Care

    Check out the new Best Western Indie Films, this one set in Davenport and starring Bart Baker.

    Learn More
  • Michigan Airport Hotels

    Michigan Airport Hotels

    Find hotels near Michigan airports like Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Gerald R. Ford International Airport.

    MI Airport Hotels
  • Minnesota Airport Hotels

    Minnesota Airport Hotels

    Find hotels near major Minnesota airports like Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and Rochester International Airport.

    Hotels Near MN Airports!
  • Illinois Sports

    Illinois Sports

    Illinois has become a hub for great, professional sports and historic franchises. Stay close to the action at IL Best Western Hotels.

    Let's go!
  • Michigan Motorcycle Rides

    Michigan Motorcycle Rides

    Roar down the Tunnel of Trees Road, or suit up for the Blue Star Memorial Ride – complete with Michigan's state parks, fun towns, and scenic picnic spots.

    Mount Up
  • Outdoor Michigan

    Outdoor Michigan

    Explore the Great Lakes State's outdoor activities in northern, central, & southern Michigan – plus the greater Detroit area.

    Explore MI Outdoors!
  • Fresh Coast Project

    Fresh Coast Project

    Best Western is proud to sponsor the Fresh Coast Project, a photography project and e-book from photographer Ed Wargin, aimed to capture the spectacular beauty of the Great Lakes Region.

    Capture the Coast
  • Motorcycle Rides

    Motorcycle Rides

    Take to the roads of Wisconsin and motorcycle your way down the Wisconsin River, or explore the memorable state parks and scenic highways of the Badger State.

    Explore Wisconsin's Roads
  • Kentucky Airport Hotels

    Kentucky Airport Hotels

    Find hotels near major Kentucky airports like the Louisville International Airport and Lexington's Blue Grass Airport.

    Hotels Near Kentucky Airports
  • Visit Illinois

    Visit Illinois

    Your guide to exploring the Land of Lincoln. Check out a ball game at Wrigley Field, or tour the Chicago Zoo - don't forget about the deep dish pizza.

    The Land of Lincoln
  • Ride Route 66

    Ride Route 66

    Explore the history, adventure and kitsch of America's famous 'Mother Road', Best Western-style. Journey along the 2,400-mile Route 66 and take part in the monthly Scavenger Hunt to win great prizes!

    Get your kicks
  • Illinois Motorcycle Rides

    Illinois Motorcycle Rides

    Take advantage of the many motorcycle trails in Illinois - an ideal way to explore the many state parks, small towns and stunning scenery of the Prairie State.

    Let's Ride Out
  • More Outdoor Indiana!

    More Outdoor Indiana!

    Explore Indiana's many four-season outdoor activities in northern and southern Hoosier State, plus greater Indianapolis.

    Explore IN Outdoors!
  • IN Drive Tours!

    IN Drive Tours!

    Check out some of the most scenic, historic, and just plain fun road trips in Indiana – and find your favorite attractions and Best Western hotels along the way.

    Let's go!
  • AAA & Best Western

    AAA & Best Western®

    AAA Preferred Best Western Rewards members who register and then book their stay at bestwestern.com/AAA will receive 1,000 bonus points per stay between September 2, 2014 and November 23, 2014.

    Learn More
  • Best Western Service Rewards

    Best Western Service Rewards®

    Exclusive rewards program honoring those serving in the Armed Forces.

    Details here!
  • Kentucky Bourbon Trail

    Kentucky Bourbon Trail

    Tour the Kentucky Bourbon Trail distilleries,, home of Jim Beam, Maker's Mark, and Wild Turkey distilleries, plus nearby bluegrass venues and BBQ restaurants.

    Explore the Kentucky Bs
  • Carlson Motorsports LLC

    Carlson Motorsports LLC

    Snocross racing fans, keep yourself updated with Carlson Motorsports LLC – sponsored by Best Western Hotels – with the Best Western Great Lakes' news feed.

    Race On!
  • Kentucky Outdoors

    Kentucky Outdoors

    Visit scenic Kentucky for outdoor activities like hiking, biking, fishing, and even caving in the beautiful Bluegrass State.

    Explore KY Outdoors!
  • Wisconsin Sports Teams

    Wisconsin Sports Teams

    Your guide to Wisconsin Sports Teams. From the Packers and Brewers, to the Bucks and Badgers.

    WI Sports Teams
  • AAA Members

    AAA Members

    Members of AAA, CAA, and ARC Europe receive discount rates at approved hotels throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe. Join the AAA Preferred Rewards program and receive even more exclusive offers.

    AAA Program Details
  • Outdoor Indiana

    Outdoor Indiana

    Your guide to exploring Outdoor Indiana. From Pokagon State Park and Mounds State Park, to the Indianapolis Zoo. Take the family fishing, or enjoy a hike around a state park.

    Hoosier State Outdoor Adventures
  • Indiana Airport Hotels

    Indiana Airport Hotels

    Find hotels near major Indiana airports like Indianapolis International Airport and Fort Wayne International Airport.

    Hotels Near Indiana Airports
  • Indiana Universities

    Indiana Universities

    Explore Indiana at any time of year and find a range of exciting things to see and do near top universities. From Notre Dame to Butler University near Indianapolis.

    See Indiana Universities
  • Visit Detroit

    Visit Detroit

    Your guide to visiting Detroit. Enjoy the Motor City and a wealth of family friendly attractions, sports teams, and local history.

    Detroit Awaits
  • Kid-Friendly Indiana

    Kid-Friendly Indiana

    Find kid-friendly activities like zoos, parks, and sports in Indiana cities like Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, and Evansville.

    Indiana Family Fun
  • Minnesota Agritourism

    Minnesota Agritourism

    Explore the many opportunities for agritourism in Minnesota, from the wineries of the south to the visiting farms of all over.

    Find a Farm!
  • Recreational Wisconsin

    Recreational Wisconsin

    Explore Wisconsin's many four-season outdoor activities in scenic cities like Brookfield, Eagle River, and Wisconsin Dells.

    Explore WI Outdoors!
  • Minnesota Universities

    Minnesota Universities

    Explore one of Minnesota's many public universities and colleges, including the University of Minnesota and Minnesota State University.

    Learn in MN!
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