The award winning Pride of Super 8 Marion IL is conveniently located just off I-57, only 15 minutes from Southern IL University. We are located within 20 miles from the Wild Life Refuge, Crab Orchard Lake, Fern Cliff State Park and Giant City State Park which are ideal for bird watching, boating, fishing, hiking, and hunting. Shawnee National Forest and Rend Lake are just a 45 minute drive from the Marion Super 8. Enjoy shopping at the Illinois Center Mall, the University Mall or southern Illinois largest Wal-Mart. We offer free high speed Internet, complimentary SuperStart Plus Breakfast and free local calls. Our rooms feature 25 inch TVs with extended cable and free HBO, hairdryers, in-room safes and alarm clock radios. At the Marion Super 8 we pride ourselves on our immaculate rooms and friendly service.