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Brightwood Inn from the front of the building.

Conveniently located 4 minutes directly South of Starved Rock State Park on Route 178, the Brightwood Inn is nestled on 14 acres within the confines of Matthiessen State Park. Our Starved Rock bed and breakfast will provide you with a romantic, peaceful and luxurious stay amid the beauty of nature.

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Amenities at Our Starved Rock Bed and Breakfast

Relax in your hot tub, read a book near your fireplace in one of our fluffy robes or stroll the outside gardens of this luxurious Country Inn. A full hot and homemade complimentary breakfast comes with your room each morning.

Area Activities

There are many outside activities in the area such as hiking the state park trails, canoeing on the Fox river, horseback riding, sky diving, bicycling the I&M Canal towpath, white water rafting on the Vermillion river, shopping in the nearby towns and golfing. Winter activities include cross country skiing, Bald Eagle watching, viewing the beautiful frozen waterfalls of the state parks or just snuggling.

Escape to Luxury

Celebrate your honeymoon, anniversary or birthday in our Romantic Country Inn. Free wi-fi is available throughout our Starved Rock bed and breakfast. All rooms feature beautiful accommodations plus satellite flat screen TV, DVD player with a full DVD library, seasonal fireplace and private bath. Six rooms have large, two-person hot tub jacuzzis and three have private balconies.

Turkey Run room with bed.

β€œThe Brightwood Inn is definitely a very bright spot in the area. The room was well-appointed, large, clean, and comfortable, not to mention the jacuzzi and fireplace. The setting is peaceful and quiet. The owners were welcoming.”

-tripadvisor review

Brightwood Inn News

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I've been a little busy playing "catch up" here at the Inn. So, here is three different vantage points of our maple after we got 3.5" of snow on Halloween. I especially love the clouds in the sky that day. Which one do you think is best? ...

Ive been a little busy playing catch up here at the Inn. So, here is three different vantage points of our maple after we got 3.5 of snow on Halloween. I especially love the clouds in the sky that day. Which one do you think is best?Image attachmentImage attachment

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The left one :))

Wow! Great shots!!!!

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Stopped by Iniga Pizzeria Napoletana in Ottawa the other day for lunch and boy are we glad we did! If you're looking for some upscale, wood fire roasted oven pizza, this is the place to go! Our area is loaded with good, locally owned, pizza places! So, stay at the Brightwood Inn and get your pizza on!!πŸ˜ŠπŸ•πŸ•πŸ•β˜ΊοΈ ...

Stopped by Iniga Pizzeria Napoletana in Ottawa the other day for lunch and boy are we glad we did! If youre looking for some upscale, wood fire roasted oven pizza, this is the place to go! Our area is loaded with good, locally owned, pizza places! So, stay at the Brightwood Inn and get your pizza on!!πŸ˜ŠπŸ•πŸ•πŸ•β˜ΊοΈImage attachment

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Looks super delicious!

Where is this restaurant located?

Yum πŸ˜‹

Looks so yummy!!!!

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So the Fall Colors are just starting to come on!! The Maple in our front yard is just starting to show colors at the top. The picture below is what it looked like last year. We think next week we will be seeing some nice colors! So all you leaf peepers, start making plans! The weather looks nice next week as well!!! πŸ˜πŸ‚πŸπŸ˜ƒ ...

So the Fall Colors are just starting to come on!! The Maple in our front yard is just starting to show colors at the top. The picture below is what it looked like last year. We think next week we will be seeing some nice colors! So all you leaf peepers, start making plans! The weather looks nice next week as well!!! πŸ˜πŸ‚πŸπŸ˜ƒ

1 month ago

Brightwood Inn & Farm

Griffin House. Almost sold out! A great night of entertainment . Pair it with a fabulous Uptown Grill dinner and a night stay at the Brightwood Inn!Griffin is consistently one of our most popular acts. What better way to start our Fall Playlist Theater lineup. Don't miss this show!

$30 General Admission β€’ uptowngrill.com
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#uptownplaylisttheater #livemusicvenue #griffinhouse #uptowngrilllasalle #downtownlasalle #dinnerandaconcert🍽🎢 #midweekvibes #musicislife
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Griffin House.   Almost sold out!  A great night of entertainment .  Pair it with a fabulous Uptown Grill dinner and a night stay at the Brightwood Inn!

2 months ago

Brightwood Inn & Farm

This would be fun in the Fall!! We still have packages with him!!πŸ‘»πŸ’€πŸ˜ˆπŸ‘» ...

This would be fun in the Fall!! We still have packages with him!!πŸ‘»πŸ’€πŸ˜ˆπŸ‘»

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Jess Taylor

Danielle Kreiser

Who has done this?

Brent Palmer that would be fun,

Erica Gresko. ???

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