This Jail In Illinois Is Actually A Bed & Breakfast And You Need To Visit

Set in a former home for Illinois criminals, there’s a hotel jail in a remote part of the state that very few know about. If you love history, this is the ultimate getaway.

Explore renovated rooms and ancient jail cells when you stay at this neat place. Keep scrolling for all the details.

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The Slammer & The Great Escape Bed and Breakfast is located at 309 S College Avenue in Aledo, and you can get more information on its website or Facebook page.

If you love historic getaways, check out this other Illinois hotel that used to be something else.

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