You may rent one or more of our rooms. We are located right in the middle of Illinois, near Springfield, we are a luxurious, 8 Guest Room B&B surrounded by a small town with great golf, the Lincoln Prairie Hike and Bike Trail, parks and playgrounds, two great fishing and boating lakes, a general aviation airport (which is also home for Mid America Sport Parachute Club), dining and entertainment opportunities, local fairs, homecomings, and art oriented events, chili and BBQ cookoffs, a wilderness dirt bike and 4 wheel park, one of the nation's finest Quarter Midget tracks and more. We offer guest rooms with King and Queen Beds, fireplaces, whirlpool tubs for two /combo shower, sumptuous breakfasts (served at fireside in season), a great wrap-around porch for gathering in the summer and parlors with fireplaces for gathering in the winter. Families gather here for holiday events, family reunions, weddings, funerals and just for the sheer fun of getting together in a pleasant and elegant atmosphere. Tell us what you seek and we will make suggestions.
Of course we have all the amenities including free high speed wifi. Our repeat guests come from all over the world and our local community. For those in the know, "we are 100 miles away, just down the street". Additionally, if you are in a mood for history, we are about 1/2 hour from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library as well as most other Central Illinois Lincoln Sites.
There is NO kitchen access for guests at this property. We do offer breakfast if the guest chooses. Quality dining is very inexpensive here. Enjoy your family time by not being strapped with everyday household duties, that is what we are here to provide.
This quote is for a Queen bedded room with whirlpool tub/shower for a maximum of two (2) people in an attended Bed and Breakfast inn. King bedded rooms are available at a higher rate. There is NO kitchen access available. There is no cooking in the guest room. There is a microwave in the commons area and, for weekly and monthly rentals we can place a small refrigerator in the room. (Local restaurants are very inexpensive). Cleaning: No daily housekeeping services are offered for weekly and monthly reservations. Weekly housekeeping is included in those prices. Of course, per Illinois State Statute, smoking is NOT allowed indoors. We are a pet free inn and can recommend suitable boarding for your pet.
Our fine Bed and Breakfast is located just 2 short blocks from our National Registry Historic Town Square and County Courthouse in a small community of about 12,500 population. Taylorville, IL is in the Heart of Lincolnland where Abraham Lincoln traveled the 8th Judicial Circuit and practiced law.
Our Bed and Breakfast is located in a residential area with churches on two sides and private residences on the other two sides.
Dining and entertainment happens within two to four blocks of our location. We have a wide variety of small, locally owned restaurants, all of which are reasonably priced and most of which offer at least wine and beer. There are also bars within that 2 to 4 block distance which offer very reasonably priced drinks. Taylorville Lake Shore Golf Course is about 3.5 miles from our front door. The Lincoln Prairie Bike Trail is just down the street and the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum are about 35 minutes from us. There are far too many things happening at any point in time to note here. These are simple things like a Saturday morning tour of the Clocktower of our County Courthouse which the Clock Master, our seasonal Farmer's Market, various Fete's and seasonal events. The Christian County Historical Society Village is open with seasonally varying hours and has the original Courthouse where Abraham Lincoln and Judge David Davis heard and argued cases. If you are a race fan then the race season of Christian County Quarter Midget Association may interest you. Our town square in designated on the National Registry of Historic Places and worth a stroll and a look. There are two nearby lakes for fishing and recreation
Street parking as well as off street lot parking, all of which is FREE, surround our inn. Should you require cab service it is readily available in our community.