With all the road tripping you’re going to be doing this summer around Illinois, you’re going to need to find some places to stay. But don’t just stay at any old place. Stay at an inn that is unique. We are profiling 10 of the very best inns in Illinois.
1. The Herrington Inn and Spa
This hotel is a luxury boutique hotel, as well as a spa. It's nestled on the waterfront but also right in the shopping district of downtown Geneva. 15 S River Ln, Geneva, IL 60134.
2. The State House Inn
This place gets major style points for its retro meets industrial style. And check out that view! You're just 10 minutes from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and the Illinois State Museum. 101 E Adams St, Springfield, IL 62701.
3. Lincoln Way Inn
This inn is located by the Nachusa Grasslands. It was built in 1912, but it has modern amenities such as organic cotton linens, robes and towels. 409 N State St, Franklin Grove, IL.
4. The Davie School Inn
This building is ultra unique because it was a schoolhouse built in 1910. All of the suites are uniquely appointed and they come with jetted tubs. 300 Freeman St, Anna, IL 62906.
5. Olde Squat Inn
These log cabins are original and from the 1800s. You get a fireplace, lakeside fire pit, and down home country cooking. 14160 Liberty School Rd, Marion, IL 62959.
6. Market Street Inn
This B&B is a Victorian mansion. There are 10 guest rooms, and there are 6 original fireplaces. 220 E Market St, Taylorville, IL 62568.
7. Brightwood Inn and Farm
This inn is just a few miles from Matthiessen State Park and Starved Rock State Park. The rooms are luxurious and large, each with their own jacuzzi and fireplace. 2407 N Illinois 178, Oglesby, IL 61348.
8. Inn at 835 Historic Hotel
This is an Arts and Crafts style bed and breakfast. You'll get spoiled with a delicious, made-to-order breakfast in the morning and wine in the evenings. 835 S 2nd St, Springfield, IL 62704.
9. Pinehill Inn
This Inn is located by Castle Rock State Park. It is romantic, and many rooms come with 4 poster beds. It has a 74 foot veranda, too. 400 Mix St, Oregon, IL 61061.
10. Red Oak Inn
This is a little gem, and the owner knows a lot about the history of the house and town. Rooms are decorated nicely, and you are sure to get a great breakfast. 219 W Madison St, Paris, IL 61944.