Illinois Bed and Breakfasts
The state of Illinois is the birthplace of President Abraham Lincoln as well as home to your choice for a fabulous overnight at a Illinois bed and breakfast. The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is the largest in the world and recounts historical aspects of his life as well as events from the Civil War.
If you are a major sports fan, start the windy city of Chicago. Chicago is the hometown for several exciting sports teams: the Chicago Bulls Basketball Team, the dynamic Chicago Bears Football Team and two professional baseball teams, the White Sox and the Chicago Cubs. Choose a bed and breakfast Chicago style to ensure you have a good night's sleep and plenty of stamina for game day! Of course if you are a shopper, then the Magnificent Mile on North Michigan Avenue is made for power shoppers. And close by you will find a relaxing bed and breakfast IL for a comfortable overnight. Navy Pier, situated right on shore of Lake Michigan offers the Chicago Shakespeare Theater as well as many other museums, unique shops and great dining options. And after a scrumptious breakfast at your bed and breakfast Chicago, head off to explore the 25 acre Millennium Park, all designed as a showcase for the arts.
Stepping outside of the windy city of Chicago, you should take time to explore the charming historic town of Galena. Here you will find many a cozy Illinois bed and breakfast amongst the 19th century landmark buildings. You can also tour the wineries or take a hot air balloon ride over Galena's rolling landscape. Also in northern Illinois stop to visit the Anderson Japanese Garden in Rockford, one of the premier Japanese gardens in all of the USA which features beautiful waterfalls and ponds full of colorful koi fish.
Head to southern Illinois and step back millions of years to the Garden of the Gods, as you hike challenging trails through the Shawnee National Forest which goes between the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. The sandstone rock formations, such as Anvil Rock and Devil's Smokestack are how it got its name. Rend Lake is also a spot to fish or boat and enjoy the countryside of Illinois, where there is always a bed and breakfast IL close by with an hospitable innkeeper and comfortable bed.
So definitely plan to pack your days full in Illinois, whether the exciting city life in Chicago or the scenic countryside, you shall be well treated at whatever Illinois bed and breakfast you choose.
Top Romantic Getaways in Illinois
Bernadine's Stillman Inn and Wedding Chapel
Aaron's Cottages and Goldmoor Inn
Hansen House Mansion
River House Bed and Breakfast