Get Away to Our Bed and Breakfasts in Southwestern Illinois

Southwestern Illinois waits with grand adventure and ideal vacation activities. Whether you choose to explore the Great River Road, splash your way through the day at Splash City Family Waterpark, visit the St. Louis Air & Space Museum, discover our firefighting roots at the Old Fire Engine Museum, take in the Gateway Geyser or go back in time at Camp River Dubois, our member inns provide the perfect lodging for a family vacation, weekend getaway, or time away with the one you love.

This area has something for everyone. Besides the normal attractions above, wine-lovers often choose to meander through this beautiful region and sample wines from the local wineries along the trail. Visitors also enjoy trips to the local farms and shops where you will find offerings that are unique to this area. And don’t forget to enjoy Carlyle Lake, the largest man-made lake in Illinois drawing about 4 million visitors a year.

As you plan your trip to the Southwestern Region of Illinois, let the Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association help you find the perfect place to stay during your time here.

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Senator Rickert Residence B&B

216 E. Third St., Waterloo, IL 62298


The Senator Rickert Residence Bed and Breakfast is in a Victorian building with fancy gingerbread everywhere. The well-maintained building is painted in a Victorian color scheme and the interior is decorated with antiques of the period along with the elegant … Continue reading

Silent Forest Retreat Cabins

10580 Wellen Road, Aviston, IL 62216


The ten cabins offered at Hidden Lake Winery are perfect for any getaway. (Cabin #6 handicap accessible with queen size bed) When staying on a Saturday night each cabin has the opportunity to add breakfast for an additional $13.95/plate. Amenities … Continue reading

Timmermann House Bed and Breakfast

6130 Old US Highway 50, Aviston, IL 62216


Built in 1947 as a farmhouse. Renovations and additions completed in 1994. Beautiful gardens surround the property. Enjoy a walk through the farm field to the town of Aviston. Or relax on the deck with your favorite beverage, good company, … Continue reading

Maple Leafe Cottage Inn

12 Selma Street P. O. Box 156, Elsah, IL 62028


Our peaceful bed and breakfast is nestled between the bluffs on the Mississippi River, just a short drive from Alton and Grafton, Illinois and only 30-45 minutes from many St. Louis, Missouri attractions. 2016 voted one of Top 25 Most … Continue reading

Green Tree Inn

15 Mill Street, Elsah, IL 62028


Quaint Bed and Breakfast located in beautiful historic Elsah, IL.Each guest room has it’s own private bathroom.  Located off the Great River Road between Alton and Grafton. Rates include home made afternoon “sweet treats” and a delicious home cooked breakfast … Continue reading

La Clare Manor

315 Main Street, Prairie Du Rocher, IL 62277


Corner George Inn

1101 Main, Corner of Main & Mill, Maeystown, IL 62256


A restored 1884 hotel and saloon located in a picturesque German village 39 minutes south of St. Louis, 15 minutes southeast of Waterloo, IL, suites, guest cottage, restaurant and saloon, general store, coffee shop, antique shop, sweet shoppe, tea room … Continue reading

Bear Grove Cabins (Bed & Breakfast)

25 E 1675 Ave, Mulberry Grove, IL 62262


We have 2 cabins (whole house rental) from which to choose: BLACK BEAR LOG HOME (accomodates 8); CABINA WEST (SW theme & accomodates 6). Included each evening is a crock pot meal, homemade bread and bottle of Illinois Wine. Choice … Continue reading

Exterior view of The BEALL MANSION

BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed and Breakfast Inn

407 E. 12th St., Alton, IL 62002-7230

618-474-9100 / 1-866-The-BEALL (1-866-843-2325)

Voted “Best Illinois Bed and Breakfast” -Illinois Magazine Readers Poll   Welcome to the award winning BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed and Breakfast Inn and extended stay hotel. Built as a wedding gift in 1903—you deserve to be pampered in … Continue reading

Brazle Haus B&B

2311 N. 1450 Street, Brownstown, IL 62418

618-347-2207 or 618-292-0248

Alpine style home with guest rooms that reflect the innkeepers heritage –Vernon’s is agriculture and Judy’s is railroading. The rural setting offers a pleasant change from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.