bed_breakfast_Guide by jianglifang

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									           This Year's Featured Bed and Breakfast         (see p.1)

        BEALL MANSION • ALTON, IL
Free tickets for 2 ($30 value) to Alton Little Theater - voted Illinois’ best
     community theater. Visit altonlittletheater.org for show times.
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            DAILY SCHEDULE: 24 ILLINOIS TRAINS




  Schedule effective January 1, 2012 and subject to change without notice. * Business Class Available ** Special stop-advance reservations required



FREE RIDE FROM AMTRAK STATION
Experience a car-free vacation in Illinois. The Bed & Breakfasts listed in this booklet offer an easy
way to get from the Amtrak Station to your accommodations. The downstate facilities pick you up
at the local Amtrak Station and return you to your train. Chicago Bed & Breakfast guests receive
reimbursement for taxi fare from Chicago Union Station. Please note that Hostelling International
in Chicago does not offer the free transportation.
                           Hertz Rent-a-car (1-800-654-3131) is centrally located in Amtrak’s Chicago
                           Union Station. 5% discount to Amtrak passengers (Discount #1134501)
Just call the Bed & Breakfast of your choice to make reservations and discuss local transportation.
Please note that during the busier times of the year it may be easier to get a room weekdays instead of weekends.
Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association members are identified.




6130 Old Highway 50, Aviston, IL 62216 • 618-267-0156              www.idothsr.org
  www.illinoisbnb.com • Email: info@illinoisbnb.com                1-855-IDOT-HSR                        Amtrak.com • 1-800-USA-RAIL
                             ALTON
                             The Beall Mansion - An Elegant B&B Inn
                             407 E. 12th St, Alton, IL 62002
                             (618) 474-9100 • (866) 843-2325
 FEATURED
    B&B                      www.beallmansion.com • bepampered@beallmansion.com

            Voted “Best Illinois Bed and Breakfast” –Illinois Magazine Readers Poll

  Experience elegance. Each beautifully appointed guest room features hardwood floors and
oriental rugs, private bath with shower and whirlpool for two or claw foot tub, triple sheeted
 feathered bed, digital cable, DVD, complimentary Wi-Fi, 24 hour “All you can eat” choco-
late buffet and hot beverage service, and choice of continental breakfast or gourmet breakfast
         in bed (or the formal dining room.) Gourmet breakfast $35 per room per day.

   Conveniently located along the Heartland River Wine Trail—5 wineries, winter eagle
watching, 50 antique shops, Alton Square Mall, 9 golf courses, historic sites, biking, hiking,
        and fine dining, are nearby. About 1-mile walk from Argosy Casino Alton

                     Rates: Two Night Amtrak Getaway $159-$269/night

            Request Amtrak Getaway when booking and receive reimbursement
                       for taxi fare from and to Alton Amtrak Station.
             Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Alton with car rental.
      Located in Southwestern Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association



                             ANNA
                             Davie School Inn
                             300 Freeman St, Anna, IL 62906
                             (618) 833-2377
                             www.davieschoolinn.com • innkeeper@davieschoolinn.com

The Davie School Inn provides a peaceful and elegant stay in one of the oldest historic build-
  ings in Anna. Anna City Park is a stone’s throw from the Inn’s back door. Each spacious
 suite has a private bath with personal whirlpool tub, two sinks, separate shower stall, king
    size bed, air conditioning and ceiling fans. The Inn is furnished with antique furniture
               throughout, creating an ambience which takes you back in time.

 The Inn is a very Unique Place to stay! Don’t let the train pass this one by. Our eleven 850
 square foot suites give you room to relax. Breakfast is served in your suite at the time you
 wish. Also, breakfast is what you like to eat, not me. We are along the Shawnee Hills Wine
        Trail and the Southern Illinois Golf Trail. There are many things to see here.
                                  Stop by and visit a while!

                                     Rates: $100-285+tax

 Complimentary transportation between Davie School Inn and Carbondale Amtrak station.
          Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Anna with car rental.
                              Served by Shawnee Shuttle.
                              Located in Southern Illinois.

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                           ANNA
                           The Goddard Place
                           1585 Campground Rd, Anna, IL 62906
                           (618) 833-6256
                           www.thegoddardplace.com

  At first look, our nineteenth century reproduction log cabin will take you back in time,
  but step inside and experience all the conveniences of the 21st century. Luxuriate in the
whirlpool bath while enjoying the fireplace on a cold winter evening. Wake up to the warm
 glow in the cabin on a crisp fall morning. Queen bed and hide-a-bed make a cozy setting
                               for a couple or a family of four.

          Rates: $50 - $100/night • Guestrooms: 4 • Children: Over 5 Welcome
       Baths: Shared & private • Open Year Around • Cancellation Policy • No Pets
                           Breakfast: Full • Limited Smoking

Complimentary transportation between The Goddard Place and Carbondale Amtrak Station.
           Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Anna with car rental.
                              Served by Shawnee Shuttle.
      Located in Southern Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association


                           BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL
                           Burr House
                           210 East Chestnut St, Bloomington, Illinois 61701
                           (800)-449-4182 (309) 828- 7686
                           www.burrhouse.com • burrhouse@hotmail.com

                                      Welcome to The Burr House, located in the Franklin
                                        Square Historic District. Luman Burr, a prominent
                                      attorney who clerked for Abraham Lincoln, built the
                                      house in 1864. The house offers 6 rooms, including a
                                     2- room suite with bath. Three other rooms have baths,
                                       and 2 rooms share a bath. Marble fireplaces, ornate
                                       plaster molding, and a brick terrace overlooking the
                                      park are some enjoyable aspects of Burr House. Full
                                     breakfast every day. A gourmet picnic basket for 2 for
                                       $15 available on request. Transportation to the Burr
                                       House from the Amtrak station available to guests.
                                          Enterprise will also bring your car to our door.

                                               Rates: $60 - $105/ night/double
                                              Wireless internet, children welcome,
                                                     long-term discounts.
                                                  Located in Central Illinois




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                            CARBONDALE
                            Barton House Bed & Breakfast
                            1655 N. Reed Station Rd, Carbondale, IL 62901
                            (618) 457-7717 • (618) 457-7714
                            www.bartonhousebedandbreakfast.com • ljgoforth@frontier.com

 Our 3 suite bed and breakfast is the ideal location in Carbondale, Illinois for your one day
to one month visit. This is a relaxing fancy farm atmosphere where special attention is given
 to your every need. We are located near the wine trail, Shawnee National Forest and many
   state parks. We offer retreats, reunions, small gatherings/meetings, box lunches for day
                    trips and full body massages by a certified masseuse.

                              Rates: $75/night/double and up

  Complimentary transportation between Barton House Bed & Breakfast and Carbondale
  Amtrak station. Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Carbondale with car rental.
                               Served by Shawnee Shuttle.
       Located in Southern Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association

                                               Offering small group tours of Southern
                                               Illinois and the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail.
                                               Free pickup at many bed & breakfast
                                               inns and Amtrak.
                                               shawneeshuttle.com • 618.201.4841


                            CARBONDALE
                            The Train Inn
                            406 East Stoker St, Carbondale, IL 62901
                            (618) 549-1717
                             www.train-inn.com • innkeeper@train-inn.com

  Amtrak’s southernmost Illinois stop is your gateway to the Shawnee Forest and the land
 between the rivers. Offering a convenient location (one block from SIU and near Amtrak),
community attractions and campus activities are just steps away. A finely appointed Arts and
    Crafts bungalow, this circa 1905 home reveals traditional values of the Craftsman era.
Amenities include King or Queen size beds, bird watching, hot tub, walking tours with maps
   and audio guide, in-room cable TV, full breakfast with cappuccino, local auction guide,
 antiques and original artwork. All bedrooms have private bath. Smoking permitted on back
 deck, patio or covered front porch. The Train Inn designated is on the Carbondale Registry
                                      of Historic Places.

                      Rates from $99/night. Sorry, no pets or children.

 7-block walk from Amtrak Station. Complimentary transportation to and from Carbondale
  Amtrak station. Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick-up in Carbondale with car rental.
                               Served by Shawnee Shuttle.
                               Located in Southern Illinois.
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                            CENTRALIA
                            Centralia Garden Estates
                            210 South Maple, Centralia, IL 62801
                            Centraliagardenestatesbb.com
                            info@centraliagardenestatesbb.com

       We welcome you to come and relax at the new bed and breakfast now open in
Centralia, Illinois. There are 4 guestrooms, each with a private bath. Enjoy 3 outside areas:
   front porch, side porch and extensive garden. Nearby is the state-of-the-art recreation
  complex. It has an oversized gym, heated family pool with 130’ waterslide, suspended
     track and offers a $2.50 day pass. Also, close are the Centralia Historical Museum
                and Centralia Bell Tower Carillon are just a few blocks away.

  All rooms feature king-sized beds with Stearns and Foster pillow top mattresses, two
 bathrobes per room, hair dryers, nature sound machines, projections style alarm clocks,
                   iron and ironing boards, flat screen T.V. and WiFi.

     Rates for two adults: $125 to $150 per night. (Special midweek corporate rates)

  Complimentary transportation between Centralia Garden Estates and Centralia Amtrak
     Station. Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick up in Centralia with car rental.

                               Located in Southern Illinois.




                            CHICAGO
                            Aster House
                            1020 W. Altgeld, Chicago, IL 60614
                            centennialhouses@aol.com


In downtown's upscale Lincoln Park, Aster House is just 1/2 to 2 blocks from restaurants,
  cafes, pizzerias, sports bars, theaters, museums, music venues, fine & resale shops, art
  galleries, park with free tennis courts, local ice cream shops, Starbucks, spas, DePaul
    University, late-night pharmacy, WiFi cafe with PC repair, post office, library, dry
   cleaners, Fullerton subway/el, taxicabs, buses --- and for any jet-lag or late nights a
                             24-hour grocery and 24-hour diner.

     This Victorian home's 19th century decor and 21st century AC, WiFi, cable TV
     and sundeck synergize for perfect comfort. Two spacious apartments sleep up to
      6 guests each. The suite sleeps 2 -- or guests may opt for any combination for
                larger groups. Weekly and monthly stays are encouraged.

                                 Rates start at $125/night.

            Guests are reimbursed for their taxi or subway from Union Station.
                        Enterprise Car Rental is four blocks away.



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                           CHICAGO
                           City Scene Bed & Breakfast
                           2101 North Clifton Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614
                           (773) 549-1743
                           www.cityscenebb.com • host@cityscenebb.com

    City Scene Bed and Breakfast is located on a quiet, residential street in the popular
Lincoln Park neighborhood. Parks, museums, theatres, shopping and numerous restaurants
are nearby. The accommodation is a private suite with a sitting room, full kitchen and bath.
                      It can be rented with one or two bedrooms.

          Rates range from $130 to $250/night depending on number of guests.

       Guests receive reimbursement for taxi fare from Chicago Union Station.
          Enterprise Rent-a-Car offers free pickup in Chicago with car rental.
Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association and Chicago Bed & Breakfast Association




  Car-Free Vacations, Illinois Amtrak
    information & Special Offers:
         dot.il.gov/amtrak




                           CHICAGO
                           Gold Coast Guest House Bed & Breakfast
                           113 West Elm St, Chicago, IL 60610
                           (312) 337-0361
                           www.bbchicago.com • sally@bbchicago.com

Located 4 blocks from “The Magnificent Mile.” Business and leisure travelers alike enjoy
 the AAA Three Diamond rated Gold Coast Guest House B&B. Built in 1873, just after
   the Great Chicago Fire, this charming townhome features all private bath, cable TV,
    DVD, high speed wifi, free local calls, A/C and sitting and work space in our guest
                         rooms computer printer for guest use.

                              Non-smoking, Pet-free facility
             Rates begin at $129 nightly for two, including hearty continental
                           breakfast and complimentary snacks.
                                      Staying longer?
            Fully furnished corporate condos also available by week or month.

         Guests receive reimbursement for taxi fare from Chicago Union Station.
          Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Chicago with car rental.
                     Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association




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                           CHICAGO                    CHICAGO FOR $30/NIGHT!
                           Hostelling International
                           24 E.Congress Pkwy., Chicago, IL 60605
                           (312)360-0300
                           www.hichicago.org • reserve@hichicago.org

           Hostelling International is a state-of-the-art hostel located downtown.
  Starting at $30 a night, guests stay in dorm-style rooms, most with in-suite bathrooms
 and showers. Enjoy the hostel’s proximity to great restaurants, nightly programs, Internet
   room, information desk, and large, self-service kitchen and dining hall. Semi-private
                             rooms for 2 available for $79/night.

      Most major attractions are within walking distance of Hostelling International’s
     perfect location in the Loop, including the Sears/Willis Tower, Michigan Avenue,
           the Art Institute, Millennium and Grant parks and Museum Campus.
              In addition, bus, L, and subway routes (CTA) are just steps away.

           Walk-ins are welcome. Reserve accommodations at (312) 360-0300,
             reserve@hichicago.org or book online at www.hichicago.org.

                                                  Rates: starting at $30/night
                                        Semi-private rooms start at $79/night
                                                        Baths: Private/shared
                                                    Open 365 days, 24 hours
                                Cash, Traveler’s Check, Visa and MasterCard
                                                     Family rooms available
                                                   Free continental breakfast
                                      No smoking or alcohol on the premises

           Get to Hostelling International from Amtrak’s Chicago Union Station
by the #126 CTA bus on Jackson Street or by taxi. It’s about a 15-minute walk from Amtrak.
            Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Chicago with car rental.

   There are no age restrictions. Persons under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.




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                           CHICAGO
                           Hansen House Mansion
                           164 West Eugenie St., Chicago, IL 60614
                           (773) 871-6020
                           CentennialHouses.net • HansenMansion@aol.com

    The Mansion is in a terrific downtown area with upscale shops, restaurants, theatres,
   museums, galleries, comedy clubs, free zoo, beach, spas, bi-weekly farmers' markets,
grocery, bakeries, and for any jetlag a 24-hour pharmacy, 24-hour restaurant, 24-hour health
   club, 24-hour Starbucks -- all within 1/2 to 2 blocks! To get elsewhere, the subway/el,
 abundant taxicabs and seven buses are also 1/2 to 2 blocks. The 19th century furnishings
reflect the home's original charms, and the 21st century conveniences, e.g. central AC, free
USA calls, Wi-Fi and sundeck, all give total comfort. We have four bedrooms to sleep eight
  guests and can add cots to accommodate up to ten. Rent a single room or the entire inn.

Rates are $125 - $550/night, depending on number of guests, with discounted longer stays.

Guests receive reimbursement for taxi fare or complimentary pick-up from Union Station.
           Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pickup in Chicago with car rental.
                                             .




                           CHICAGO
                           House of Two Urns Bed & Breakfast
                           1239 North Greenview, Chicago, IL 60642
                           (773) 235-1408 • (877) Two-Urns
                           www.twourns.com • info@twourns.com

     The House of Urns offers artistic ambiance and is located in Wicker Park, one of
    Chicago’s most hip and distinctive neighborhoods. Many amenities nearby: Amtrak,
   public transportation, downtown, boutique shopping and excellent restaurants. We are
 located in a 1912 storefront brownstone, originally built as a neighborhood Polish bakery.
                                 Full breakfast served daily.

       Rates $99-$189/double occupancy. Ask about discounted Winter Break rates!

          Guests receive reimbursement for taxi fare from Chicago Union Station.
           Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Chicago with car rental.
                      Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association




             BIKE RENTALS
             $5 off in Chicago for full day rental or tour
             with coupon code AMTRAKCHI
             bikechicago.com or call 312-729-1000.


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                             CHICAGO
                             Ray Bucktown’s Bed & Breakfast
                             2144 N. Leavitt, Chicago, IL 60647
                             (773) 384-3245
                             raysbucktownbandb.com • ray@raysbucktownbandb.com

  In the heart of Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood the Bed & Breakfast is modeled after
  small European hotels and spas. The B&B has eleven bedrooms with private bathrooms.
 All rooms have WIFI, central heat and AC, TVs and access to a living room and kitchen as
 well as comfortable community areas including a steam room and sauna – all in a vibrant
   neighborhood. All rates include our noted full, cooked-to-order breakfast selected from
                our menu, free bottled water, coffee and tea during your stay.

                                 Rates start at $109 per night

          Guests receive reimbursement for taxi fare from Chicago Union Station.
            Enterprise Rent-a-Car offers free pickup in Chicago with car rental.
                      Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association

                            CTA Travel Bargain
                            Get unlimited rides on CTA buses and trains with a Visitor Pass.
                            Buy your pass in advance or at Union Station (3- and 7-day only).
                            transitchicago.com • 1-888-YOUR-CTA
                            1-day pass...$5.75         3-day pass...$14
                            30-day pass...$86          7-day pass...$23



                             CHICAGO
                             University Quarters Bed & Breakfast & Suites
                             6137 South Kimbark Avenue, 1st Floor, Chicago, IL 60637
                             (866) 712-6166
                             www.UniversityQuarters.net • reservations@UniversityQuarters.net

  Gracious guest accommodations near The University of Chicago, McCormick Place, and
 downtown Chicago. With three guest rooms, University Quarters Bed & Breakfast & Suites
occupies the 1st Floor of a lovely, vintage, totally updated greystone one-half block from The
 University of Chicago campus and close to McCormick Place and the Loop. The 1st Floor,
       including three guest rooms, can also be reserved as a private, full-floor suite.

Rates begin at $150 per night. Please inquire about discounts for weekly stays, seniors, family
  and friends booking multiple rooms, and University of Chicago Medical Center patients
 and relatives. If you found us in the Amtrak Bed & Breakfast Guide, we will be pleased to
 provide complimentary transportation from Chicago's Union Station to University Quarters
            Bed & Breakfast & Suites. Please call us to arrange the livery service.

  University Quarters Bed & Breakfast & Suites is inspected and fully licensed by the City
         of Chicago and is a member of the Chicago Bed & Breakfast Association.

             Enterprise Rent-a-Car offers free pickup in Chicago with car rental.



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                             COBDEN
                             Historic Bell Hill Bed and Breakfast
                             333 East Poplar Street, Cobden, IL 62920
                             618-697-0326
                             www.historicbellhill.com • julia@historicbellhill.com

 Commanding a view as far as the eye can see, one seems transported back in time, feeling
  the presence of the ages. Come experience the history, romance and genteel graciousness
of this true Southern Belle. The Historic Bell Hill Bed and Breakfast offers 3 different rooms
    and 1 suite, each has its own private bathroom. Some of the rooms include a fireplace,
whirlpool bath and balcony. All have memory foam mattresses. All rooms include a Southern
   Breakfast, and more meals with arrangements. You can also customize your experience
    at Historic Bell Hill, with event packages available. It’s in the middle of the wine trail.
   The whole house may be rented and the Ballroom Suite sleeps 6. Bell Hill is becoming
                           the wedding destination of Southern Illinois.

   Rates $150/night for two adults. $75 for each additional adult and $50 for each child.
 Special winter pricing. No smoking. No pets. Complimentary transportation between Bell
    Hill and Carbondale Amtrak Station. Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in
                    Cobden with car rental.Served by Shawnee Shuttle.
       Located in Southern Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association



                             COBDEN
                             Kerr Canyon Cabin
                             1715 Kerr Canyon Rd., Cobden, IL 62920
                             314-313-6423
                             314-313-1917

 Adjacent to Bison Bluffs Farm, Kerr Canyon Cabin (KCC) is located on 350 private acres.
KCC is nestled in the Shawnee National Forest - within 5 miles of 5 wineries, Crab Orchard
  National Wildlife Refuge, and Giant City State Park. KCC , built in 1992 has 1,000 sq. ft.
with a galley kitchen (fully furnished with a microwave, dishes, pots and pans, stove, fridge,
  etc.), private bedroom with queen size bed, large living room area (furnished with a futon,
daybed, T.V., DVD), dining area, mud room, and two porches. We have everything you need
  to cook the breakfast of your choice (coffee, tea, milk, eggs, and cereal provided). Hiking
 trails follow our 40 year old bluebird trail. The view from the front porch is all green fields
 and green hills. Wildlife abounds (turkey, deer, raccoons, squirrels, etc.) and a wide variety
     of birds visit our many bird feeders and birdbaths. Come ready for a change of pace.
     Our home is 100 yards away and out of sight. We have enjoyed our 45 year stay and
                        will try to make yours all you hoped it would be.

             Weekend rates $89/night for two. $10 for each additional person.
                       Adjusted rates for over 2 nights S, M, T, W, Th.
            Children: Infants and over five welcome. Smoking outside – No pets

Complementary transportation between Kerr Canyon Cabin and Carbondale Amtrak station.
          Enterprise Rent-a-Car offers free pickup in Cobden with car rental.
                             Located in Southern Illinois.

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                            COBDEN
                            Shawnee Hill Bed & Breakfast
                            290 Water Valley Rd, Cobden, IL 62920
                            (618) 893-2211
                            www.shawneehillbb.com • shawnhil@intrnet.net

A romantic getaway in the wooded hills of Shawnee National Forest. Antique furnished guest
    house rooms with private baths, full breakfast, fireplace, outdoor hot tub, and indoor
   whirlpool bath tub welcomes you to the joys of country life. Shop at the antique shops
            and explore the blacksmith shop. Near the Shawnee Hills wine trail.

    Rates: $75-$160 + tax • Guestrooms: 3 suites • Baths: Private • Cancellation Policy
   Breakfast: Full, Continental • No pets • Open Year Around • Smoking - outdoors only
                            Children: Infant & Over 5 Welcome

       Complimentary transportation between Shawnee Hill B&B and Carbondale
     Amtrak station. Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Cobden with car rental.
                                Served by Shawnee Shuttle.
       Located in Southern Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association




                            COBDEN
                            Water Valley Inn
                            3435 Water Valley Rd., Cobden, IL 62920
                            (618) 534-2244
                            www.1watervalleyinn.com • reservations@1watervalleyinn.com

   Welcome to Water Valley Inn, a turn of the century farmhouse that is your "home away
 from home" in rural Southern Illinois. The farmhouse was built in the early 1900's and has
  been carefully renovated to keep the feel of years past, but include the comforts of today.
  When you book your stay with us, you have the whole house to yourself. We are located
 on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail. Giant City State Park is just minutes from our back door.
   Come see what Southern Illinois has to offer. Whether it be wine tasting, golfing, rock
   climbing, hiking, biking, fishing, antiquing or just a quiet day reading a book, we have
                                   something for everyone.

    Rates: $95-$140 + tax/double occupancy • Additional guests $20/night • Guestrooms: 5
(house can accommodate up to 9 guest) • Baths: private or shared (depending on if you invite
 someone to share the house with you) • Breakfast: U-cook breakfast at your own leisure in a
 fully stocked kitchen with breakfast items of your choice • Open Year Around • Cancellation
           Policy • No Smoking • No Pets • Children are welcome if well supervised

  Complimentary transportation between Water Valley Inn and Carbondale Amtrak station.
          Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Cobden with car rental.
                              Located in Southern Illinois.


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                             COBDEN
                             Windy Hill Acres Inn
                             830 Bell Hill Rd., Cobden, IL 62920
                             (618) 893-4065
                             www.windyhillacresinn.com

   Take in the view from the Windy Hill Acres Inn’s spacious deck, cozy up to the warmth
  of the fireplace and sleep in an antique queen size bed with down comforters. Enjoy quiet
   country living in our beautifully furnished five room home with its spacious living room
   including a fireplace, satellite TV, DVD, VCR and a great view of the country side. The
living room opens onto the deck where you can enjoy the view, the fresh air, and the sounds
 of the country. The kitchen and breakfast area is equipped with everything you could need
   to cook or prepare your own meals. The house is air conditioned and includes a separate
          room with a washer and dryer which can be used as an extra dressing room.

                        Rates start at $75 - $130/night/double plus tax

 Complementary transportation between Windy Hill Acres and Carbondale Amtrak station.
            Enterprise Rent-a-Car offers free pickup in Cobden with car rental.
Located in Southern Illinois. Member-Professional Association of Innkeepers International




                             DAHINDA
                             The Barn Bed & Breakfast
                             Box 92, 1690 Kenny St., Dahinda, IL 61428
                             Ph/Fax (309) 639-4408
                             www.thebarnbedandbreakfast.com • dunphy@winco.net

    You’re invited to spend a night in a true timber-framed barn set on 113 acres of timber,
 creeks and hills. Built of native oak and walnut with 700 pegs, the open hayloft sleeps ten.
The bathroom is in the oatbin, the kitchen is in the horse stall, and there’s an outdoor shower
for hot summer nights. If you’ve ever wanted to sleep in a hayloft, come stay in THE BARN.
  It’s not just a room, you have the entire barn to yourself. Shoot a little pool, rock a spell,
    soak in the clawfoot tub, listen to the birds, check the wildflowers and enjoy the quiet.
                      We’ve got the place, the peace of mind is up to you.

  Rates: Single-$60, Double-$80. Additional guests $40 each/night. Children 10 and under
                   $20 each/night. Deposit required. Cancellation policy.

                Large continental breakfast with fresh-squeezed orange juice,
       seasonal fruit, milk, cereal, homemade cinnamon rolls or coffee cake and tea or
                    coffee (grind your own beans). No smoking. No Pets.

      Complimentary transportation between The Barn and Galesburg Amtrak station.
            Enterprise Rent-a-car is adjacent to the Galesburg Amtrak station.
                               Located in Western Illinois.

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                            DUQUOIN
                            Francie’s Bed & Breakfast Inn
                            104 S. Line St, DuQuoin, IL 62832
                            (618) 542-6686 • (877) 877-2657
                            www.franciesinn.com • info@franciesinn.com

Our inn is a restored, turn of the century orphanage located in the heart of Southern Illinois.
 A warm and inviting atmosphere awaits your arrival. Our inn is perfect for your vacation
 getaway, romantic adventure or business retreat. Located one half mile from the DuQuoin
 State Fair grounds. Walk to DuQuoin’s antique, collectibles and craft stores. The Shawnee
        National Forest is nearby, as is the wine trail featuring six Illinois wineries.

                                 Special packages:
                    Murder Mystery Dinner at Pheasant Hollow Winery
                                Red Hawk 18 Hole Golf

         Six luxury rooms with private baths, full breakfast, complimentary snacks
                         and beverages, plus Wi-Fi and cable T.V.
              Rates from $80-$105. Amtrak riders get 10% off any night stay!

 8-block walk from Amtrak Station. Complimentary transportation between Francie’s and
   Amtrak Station. Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in DuQuoin with car rental.
                               Located in Southern Illinois.




                            DUQUOIN
                            MorMad Lodging and Farms
                            1600 Holly Road, DuQuoin, IL 62832
                            (866) 708-0419
                            www.mormadlodgingfarms.com • janicejaroski@yahoo.com

 MorMad Lodging and Farms is a place where birdwatchers and fishermen alike can bring
  families and enjoy all the beautiful surroundings and recreation of the Southern Illinois
  region. Located 80 miles Southeast of St. Louis, with vast wildlife, ample terrain, local
tourism activities, and great family atmosphere, you are sure to enjoy your stay. Perfect for
weekend getaways, our cabins are equipped with microwaves, coffee pots, and refrigerators.
A burner stove, stone fireplace, and solid oak furnishings accent each cabin. Full-sized beds
and a loft provide you with an exceptionally comfortable night's sleep. We also have newly
      installed his and her shower houses for your convenience. All of the water and
               electricity comes directly from the city. Continental breakfast.

                 EACH CABIN RENTS FOR $50/NIGHT PER PERSON
                   CHILDREN UNDER AGE 12 STAY FOR FREE

 Complimentary transportation between Mormad Lodging & Farms and Du Quoin Amtrak
      station. Enterprise Rent-a-Car offers free pickup in DuQuoin with car rental.
                               Located in Southern Illinois.



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                                                                   GALESBURG
                                                                   The Great House Bed & Breakfast
                                                                   501 E. Losey Street, Galesburg, IL 61401
                                                                   309-342-8683
                                                                   www.galesburg.net/~great • great@galesburg.net

 Elegant classic décor, seven fireplaces, unique wine cellar, and interesting history create
an unforgettable experience. Enjoy a night’s stay in the stately Lincoln Room, the romantic
        Jefferson Room, or the charming Washington room. Each room has its own
    private bath. TV and wireless internet access. Central AC and Fire Sprinkler system

                                                                                          $98 per night + tax

Complimentary transportation is provided between the Great House B&B and the Galesburg
   Amtrak station. Enterprise Rent-a-car is adjacent to the Galesburg Amtrak station.
                               Located in Western Illinois.




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                            KANKAKEE
                            Riverview Guest House
                            641 South Chicago Ave, Kankakee, IL 60901
                            (815) 928-9202 • (708) 372-4978
                            www.rghbb.com • jkloska 641@comcast.net

 Located in Kankakee’s charming Riverview Historic District. Reflecting on the past one
 might envision the charm of the neighborhood. Built in 1907, this late Queen Anne home
     offers a quiet, comfortable getaway of yesteryear from the stress of modern life.
               Frank Lloyd Wright designed Bradley House is a block away.

          Breakfast creations can be served in the Maurice Chevalier Dining Room
  or on the Front Porch. Both business and pleasure travelers are welcome. Non-smoking.
          Private bathrooms. High speed wireless internet. Meeting room available.

                           Rates: starting at $99.99/night /double

           Complimentary transportation to and from Kankakee Amtrak station.
           Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick-up in Kankakee with car rental.
       Located in Notheastern Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association




                            KEWANEE
                            Aunt Daisy’s Bed & Breakfast
                            223 West Central Blvd., Kewanee, IL 61443
                            (309) 853-3300 • (888) 422-4148
                            www.auntdaisy.net • auntdaisy@juno.com

                         “Arrive a guest depart a friend.”
   WELCOME TO AUNT DAISY’S BED & BREAKFAST. Our 1890 Victorian home is
located in the downtown area of Kewanee, a short 3 blocks from the Amtrak station and near
     shopping, restaurants, the Carnegie Library, a movie theatre, and Goods Furniture.

  Stained glass windows, antiques and modern amenities fill the house. Let us pamper you
 with our luxurious private suites, all complete with king size beds, deluxe bedding, private
 baths, refrigerators, cable TV,A.C. and wireless internet. A hearty home cooked breakfast
  served in the dining room will make Aunt Daisy your favorite aunt. Nearby attractions
 include Goods Furniture, Bishop Hill historic village, Salk Trail State park and Lavender
      Crest Winery. Transportation provided to historic sites. We want your visit to be
                               enjoyable and most memorable.

   Rates: $99 plus tax. Cancellation Policy. Full Breakfast. Children: Limited. Open Year
                         Around. No Pets (use ours). No Smoking.

    Complimentary transportation between Aunt Daisy’s and Kewanee Amtrak Station.
          Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Kewanee with car rental.
                              Located in Western Illinois.

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                           KNOXVILLE
                           Walnut Grove Farm Guest House
                           1455 Knox Station Rd, Knoxville, IL 61448
                           (309) 289-4770
                           www.walnutgrovefarm.com • wgfarm@grics.net

Want to get away from the stresses of work and the chaos of everyday life? Make yourself
 at home at the Walnut Grove Farm Guest House! This turn-of-the-century bungalow rests
on the beautiful, historic Walnut Grove Farm, which was homesteaded in 1835 and is listed
     on the National Register of Historic Places. The barn has also been featured in the
                        National Smithsonian Traveling Barn Exhibit.

    While relaxing on the farm, enjoy the guest house’s privacy with your own full bath,
 living room, dining room and kitchen (rooms in the house are rented only to members of
  the same party). A delicious continental breakfast is provided in the guest house kitchen
  for you to enjoy at your leisure. Book your next family trip, romantic get-a-way or visit
        one of the farm’s artisan events, including the Knox County Scenic Drive or
                              Christmas at Walnut Grove Farm.

 Rates: $80/double/night. Amtrak riders get 15% discount when staying 3 or more nights.

 The Walnut Grove Farm Guest House is conveniently located five miles from Galesburg,
    Illinois. Complimentary transportation is provided between the guest house and the
Galesburg Amtrak station. Enterprise car rental is adjacent to the Galesburg Amtrak station.
                                Located in Western Illinois.




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                             MACOMB
                             Inselhaus
                             538 North Randolph St, Macomb, Illinois 61455
                             (309) 833-5400
                             www.inselhausbb.com • info@inselhausbb.com

        “A treasure of the Midwest” “Put it on you bucket list …”
  Take our guests’ words to heart and visit Inselhaus Bed and Breakfast, located in the heart
 of Macomb, a thriving university town with historic charm. From the downtown square full
of local businesses and eateries to the plentiful parks and golf courses, there is something for
 everyone to enjoy. Featuring 6 guest rooms in a renovated Victorian home, guests feel like
 they have taken a step back in time while treated to a luxurious stay. Owners Dorothee and
Karl Gossel, former innkeepers at a bed and breakfast on the island of Fehmarn in Germany,
make guests feel at home with amenities like TV, DVD, Internet, central air conditioning and
  private bathrooms. Whether enjoying fresh-baked treats in front of the parlor fireplace or
   a 3 course gourmet breakfast in the morning, the comfortable atmosphere will keep you
                    wanting to come back for more – just ask our guests.

Rates $90-$145 When making reservations, ask for business and Amtrak special rates. Online
 reservation available. Open year-round. Cancellation policy. Smoking allowed on porch and
   balcony. Complimentary transportation from and to Inselhaus and Amtrak station. Guest
                          friends and family welcome for breakfast.

                 Open year round • Deposit required • Cancellation policy
6 guest rooms with private baths • Full breakfast • Smoking allowed on the porch and balcony

                            2-block walk from Amtrak Station.
           Complimentary transportation between Inselhaus and Amtrak Station.
         Located in Western Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association




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                             MATTOON
                             Franny’s Bed & Breakfast
                             3217 Dewitt Ave., Mattoon, IL 61938
                             (217) 235-3603
                             drhomann@yahoo.com

   Three wonderfully decorated bedrooms on the second floor are available for your stay.
  The home features a living room library combination and has some real history from the
  tornado of 1917. Breakfast is served in the Titanic themed dining room or the first floor
sun room. One of the bedrooms features a sun room on the second floor with a glass ceiling
  and a private bath with jacuzzi tub. There are extra pillows and blankets for each room,
 plenty of room for you to unpack. Robes and plush towels are provided for your use. The
 house has central air conditioning, central heating, and there are ceiling fans in all rooms.

        Children over the age of 12 are welcome • Smoke free • Rates: $109 - $229
            2 day minimum on weekends • Breakfast arrangements made daily

       Complimentary transportation between Franny’s and Mattoon Amtrak Station.
          Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Mattoon with car rental.
                              Located in Eastern Illinois.

                        Bikes and Golf Bags welcome on many trains
                           Take your bicycle or golf bag on the Amtrak Illini,
                        Saluki, Lincoln Service, Illinois Zephyr and Carl Sandberg
                         for $10. Space is limited and reservations required.
                            Owners must loosen handlebars and turn them
                             sideways to place bicycles in luggage racks.
                              Go to Amtrak.com for baggage information.



                             MENDOTA
                             Lord Stocking’s Bed & Breakfast
                             803 3rd Ave, Mendota, IL 61342
                             (815) 539-7905
                             www.bbonline.com/il/lordstockings • lstocking@hotmail.com

    Three-story Victorian home, furnished with antiques. Third floor suite has private
bath, sitting area and private balcony. We are close to Starved Rock and Matthiesson State
   Parks and the Hegeler Carus Mansion in La Salle. Mendota has three museums: The
  Railroad, The Historical and The Agricultural Museums. The third weekend in June is
   Railroad Crossing Days. The second weekend in August is the Sweet Corn Festival.

              Ask about overnight accomodations and dinner specials at the
      Whistle Stop Restaurant right by the Amtrak Station or at Primo’s Supper Club.

           Rates: $70-$130 +tax • Guestrooms: 3 (1 suite) • Deposit Required •
    Baths: Private and Shared • Cancellation Policy • Breakfast: Expanded Continental
         Children: Over 12 Welcome • No Pets • No Smoking • Wireless Internet

       Complimentary Transportation between Lord Stocking’s and Mendota Amtrak
        station. Enterprise Rent-a-car offers free pick up in Mendota with car rental.
                                Located in Northern Illinois.

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                             MITCHELL
                             Along the Way Bed & Breakfast
                             152 Central Ave, Mitchell, IL 62040
                             (618) 931-1537
                             www.alongthewayb-b.com • alongtheway@netzero.com

Along the Way Bed and Breakfast is just minutes away from all the activities and entertain-
    ment of St. Louis Metro area. Our Lady of the Snows, Southern Illinois University at
Edwardsville, the Lewis and Clark museum, the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge and Bike Trails
        on Historic Route 66 and Cahokia Mounds Interpretative Center are nearby.
Along the Way has 3 suites that are comfortable and tastefully decorated with a private bath,
refrigerator and microwave. A sauna is available, as well as a hot tub in an enclosed gazebo
that overlooks the lake. There is a fire pit, picnic tables, and a relaxing swing. The hosts are
 licensed massage therapists and offer therapeutic massage. Continental breakfast included.
                               Rates: $100-$125/night/double

 Complimentary transportation between Along the Way Bed & Breakfast and Alton Amtrak
      station. Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Mitchell with car rental.
                            Located in Southwestern Illinois.




                             OZARK/TUNNEL HILL
                             The Irish Inn
                             600 Soloman Road, Ozark, IL 62972-0097
                             (618) 695-3355 or (618) 695-LOVE to get married
                             http://irishinn.tripod.com • irishinn@lycos.com

 Enjoy a wee bit of Europe in the Shawnee National Forest near the Tunnel Hill State Trail,
 nature areas, stables, vineyards, wineries, waterfalls, and canyons. Plan a biking holiday in
Southern Illinois. It only costs $10 to transport your bicycle on “The Illini” or “The Saluki”
 when travelling here by Amtrak. We can arrange a day of wine country touring, transporta-
  tion to starting and ending points of bike trail, horseback riding, climbing, or other excur-
 sions (extra fees apply). Stay in a stone and log chalet, which is cool in summer and heated
by blazing fires in winter. We dare you to finish our full Irish breakfast, and there is no extra
                           charge for the blarney and good Irish luck!

                 Rates: $149 - $199 + tax – double occupancy with dinner
 All inclusive holidays, marriage, elopement, anniversary, wellness, genealogy, wine-lover,
   haunted holidays, reader’s vacations, part of the Delta Blues Experience. Prepayment
required, which will be credited for a later stay if cancellation is necessary. The Irish Inn is
                          family, child, and service animal friendly.

      Complimentary transportation offered to and from Carbondale’s Amtrak station.
     Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick up at Amtrak or The Irish Inn for car rental.
         Located in Southern Illinois. Served by Shawnee Shuttle. Member-Illinois
         Bed & Breakfast Association, Bed & Breakfast Association of Kentucky
                 and Professional Association of Innkeepers International


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                            PLYMOUTH
                            Plymouth Rock Roost
                            201 West Summer, Plymouth, IL 62367
                            (309) 458-6444
                            www.plymouthil.com • plymouthrock@adams.net

 Plymouth, a town of 500, is nestled in historic Hancock County. The spacious Queen Anne
Victorian home near Macomb, which is Plymouth Rock Roost, is filled with antiques, plants,
  charm, hospitality and has a Jacuzzi bath. Immerse yourself in Victorian culture, visit the
                        Amish, shop our antique stores or just relax.

                      Rates: $55-$59 • Guestrooms: 3 • Baths: Shared
   Cancellation Policy • Breakfast: Full • Children: 12 and older Welcome • No Smoking

Complimentary transportation between Plymouth Rock Roost and Macomb Amtrak station.
      Located in Western Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association


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                            PONTIAC
                            Three Roses Bed & Breakfast
                            209 East Howard, Pontiac, IL 61764
                            (815) 844-3404
                            www.threerosesbedandbreakfast.com
                            info@threerosesbedandbreakfast.com
Three Roses Bed & Breakfast, a short walk to distance of historic downtown Pontiac, makes
  a wonderful weekend or midweek getaway. We offer our guests a full breakfast to order,
  served on elegant china in the dining room or on the wraparound porch, along with linen
napkins, gold flatware, candlelight, relaxing music, and sparkling crystal. Guests can choose
their breakfast time. Everything on our breakfast menu is made fresh from scratch. We offer
   gluten free meals, vegan, and vegetarian at no extra charge. You can also have dinner at
  Three Roses with advance notice and menu selection. Three Roses offers 4 elegant guest
rooms, all with private baths. The number of guests we take at a time is limited to two cou-
 ples, enabling us to provide our guests with all the attention they deserve. Each room has a
         ceiling fan, central air conditioning, desk, and high speed wireless internet.

 Rates: $99-$160 per night for one night stays and $97-$130 per night for two night stays
  (double occupancy). Amtrak guests staying more than one night (Sunday- Thursday)
                     will receive a free dinner on one of the nights.

        7-block walk from Amtrak Station. Complimentary transportation between
       The Three Roses Bed & Breakfast and the Pontiac Amtrak Station. Enterprise
                Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Pontiac with car rental.
                              Located in Central Illinois.

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                             QUINCY
                             Cooper Adams House
                             1122 Kentucky St, Quincy, IL 62301
                             (217) 430-1884
                             www.cooperadamshouse.com • judyadams1122@comcast.net

Located in Quincy’s historic district, The Cooper Adams House is an impressive brick home
 with many elegant features of a Queen Anne. The large entryway has a stately and unusual
 staircase. Two brilliant stained glass windows light the path to an intimate experience. The
front parlor fireplace has a butternut mantel accentuated by collectibles. Beautiful butternut
      wood moldings and doors are found throughout this gracious 19th century home.

                                       Rates: $99/double

   Complimentary transportation between The Cooper Adams House and Quincy Amtrak
      station. Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Quincy with car rental.
                               Located in Western Illinois.




                             SHEFFIELD
                             Chestnut Street Inn
                             301 East Chestnut St, Sheffield, IL 61361
                             (815) 454-2419 • (800) 537-1304
                             www.chestnut-inn.com • monikaandjeff@chestnut-inn.com

                      The ultimate foodies bed and breakfast, this award winning property
                     was recently featured in Midwest Living Magazine as one of the 30 top
                      B & B's in the Midwest. Chef Monika creates Mediterranean inspired
                     gourmet dinners using locally grown organic foods from several farms.
                               Enjoy big city dining in a small town atmosphere.

  All four suites feature private bathrooms, Satellite TV/VCR/DVD with over 1000 movie
library, robes, signature toiletries, snacks, beverages and full gourmet breakfast. Area attrac-
tions include antiquing, hiking, biking, fishing, golf, theater, spas, historical sites and more.

                                    Rates: $109-$179/night

 Complimentary transportation between Chestnut Street Inn and Princeton Amtrak station.
        Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers free pick-up in Princeton with car rental.
      Located in Northern Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association

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                            SPRINGFIELD
                            The Inn at 835
                            835 South Second St, Springfield, Illinois 62704
                            (217) 523-4466
                            www.innat835.com • innkeeper@innat835.com

   Springfield’s only national landmark boutique hotel… The Inn offers 13 guest rooms
plus seven suites, all with attached private baths, internet, Wi-Fi, voicemail, wakeup calls,
  and individual thermostatic room controls. Enjoy the Inn’s amenities during your stay:
  a full Midwestern breakfast, local and national newspapers, evening wine and cheese,
                                 and free off-street parking.

              The “sweet” hotel: corporate and extended stay rates available
                          Regular Room: $129/Night/Double
                         Whirlpool Room: $165/Night/Double
                          Whirlpool Suite: $219/Night/Double

      5-block walk from Amtrak Station. Complimentary shuttle between Inn at 835
      and Amtrak station 6am-9pm. Enterprise Rent-a-car is 2 short blocks from the
     Springfield Amtrak station and offers free pick up in Springfield with car rental.
                               Located in Central Illinois.




                    Largest inventory of used and rare books in central Illinois.
                As good as used bookstores get. Incredible selection. Near Amtrak.
                             522 East Adams • (217) 522-9742
                                   prairiearchives.com




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                             SPRINGFIELD
                             Pasfield House Inn
                             525 S. Pasfield St., Springfield, IL 62704
                             (217) 525-3663
                             www.pasfieldhouse.com • innkeeper@pasfieldhouse.com

The Pasfield House Inn, one of Springfield’s most distinctive historic structures, has received
  several awards for its architecture and interior design. The Inn has been featured on the
Food Network, PBS Illinois Stories, and is former residence of Springfield’s most prominent
              family. Read about the Lincoln Connection at pasfieldhouse.com

      Each of the six luxury suites is individually climate controlled with a kitchenette
  and refrigerator stocked with items guests select, private Jacuzzi baths and amenities for
  discerning travelers, including personalized breakfast. Totally renovated. Business center,
                 DSL/WIFI and extensive DVD Library for in room viewing.

 Just west of downtown and the Illinois State Capitol. Groups and private events welcome.
  Food and liquor catering. Appeals to romantic couples, cultural travelers, history buffs,
       lobbyists, legislators, and is business friendly. Close to Illinois State Museum.

                              Rates $125/night to $150/double.

       5-block walk from Amtrak Station. Amtrak customers provided an automatic
           upgrade and complimentary shuttle from Springfield Amtrak Station.
 Enterprise Rent-a-car is 2 short blocks from the Springfield Amtrak station and offers free
                            pickup in Springfield with car rental.
        Located in Central Illinois. Member-Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association




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                             SPRINGFIELD
                             The Rippon-Kinsella House
                             1317 North Third St, Springfield, Illinois 62702
                             (217) 241-3367
                             www.ripponkinsella.com • ripponkinsella@comcast.net

 The Rippon-Kinsella House, a beautiful brick Victorian mansion with a wrap-around porch,
  was built in 1871. It is on the National Historic Register and is located on a half acre in a
  quiet tree-lined neighborhood near Oak Ridge Cemetery. Join us for a romantic Victorian
      retreat within walking distance of the Lincoln Tomb and historic Lincoln Park on
  Springfield's north end. We are just a few minutes from downtown, the Abraham Lincoln
 Presidential Museum and other Lincoln sites. There are three guest rooms. Relax in the den
by the fireplace with a glass of wine and a good book. We serve a full breakfast in the dining
                            room and have evening wine and cheese.

                         Rates $95 to $125/night/double occupancy

           Complimentary transportation to and from Springfield Amtrak station.
         Enterprise Rent-a-car is 2 short blocks from the Springfield Amtrak station
                    and offers free pickup in Springfield with car rental.
                                 Located in Central Illinois.




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                            URBANA
                            Sylvia’s Irish Inn
                            312 West Green St., Urbana, IL 61801
                            (217) 384-4800
                            www.lindley.cc • sylvhmpstr@aol.com

   Sylvia’s Irish Inn, one of Urbana’s finest examples of the Queen Anne style of Victorian
 architecture, is near the University of Illinois campus and downtown Urbana. It was built in
1895 for Dr. Austin Lindley, a prominent Big Four Railroad physician. Intricate architectural
 details abound; inlaid parquet floors, a magnificent oak gingerbread staircase, original brass
fixtures, beveled and stained glass windows, butternut pocket doors, fireplace and decorative
    woodwork. There are three queen bedrooms on the second floor, each with its unique
      features, and a loft attic suite that accentuates the fanciful symmetry of the house.
       We offer king and queen suites, with private and shared baths, plus a suite in our
                            Carriage House suitable for longer stays.

              Rates: $85 to $250 • Gourmet breakfast with home-baked bread
Deposit required • No smoking • Cancellation policy-14 days • No pets • Children – inquire
                            3 days or more call for special price

     Complimentary transportation between the Lindley House and Champaign Amtrak
       station. Enterprise Rent-a-car provides free pickup in Urbana with car rental.
                                Located in Eastern Illinois.




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VISIT ILLINOIS WINE COUNTRY BY AMTRAK & RENTAL CAR                                                ®



Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a let-down-your-hair
Amtrak trip with the girls, a genuine Illinois Wine experience is never
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more than a few hours away.
More than 90 wineries are located throughout Illinois. Most are within 30
miles of an Amtrak station, and several are in Amtrak cities. Many lie
near a wine trail, allowing you to discover a variety of wines in just one
trip. Visit www.illinoiswine.com for detailed information.




These wineries have a great coupon offer:

                               BUY 3 BOTTLES, GET 1 FOR A BUCK
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  Baxter’s Vineyard – This family-owned winery was established in 1857 by Emile Baxter.
  Today Kelly Logan is the fifth generation Baxter to grow grapes and apples. Baxter’s Vineyard
  offers free wine tasting & self guided winery tours daily. (Nauvoo)

  Illinois River Winery – Located across from beautiful Starved Rock State park, Illinois
  River Winery produces 42 different wines and spirits. Free tours are available Saturday after-
  noons at 1,2,3 and 4pm. (North Utica)

  Pheasant Hollow Winery – Nestled on the eastern shore of Rend Lake, Pheasant
  Hollow Winery has over 5 acres of scenic woodlands in beautiful Southern Illinois. Come sit
  on the deck, enjoy the wildlife and taste the finely crafted fruit or table wines. (Whittington)

  Sleepy Creek Vineyards – Sleepy Creek produces 8 different wines made from grapes
  grown on their 10 acre vineyard in east central Illinois. Complimentary tastings, art gallery, and
  gift shop filled with fun, funky, and unique gifts. (Oakwood)
 *Of select varieties. One coupon/person. This coupon is not valid for resale and has no cash value. Coupon expires 12-31-2012.




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