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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

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Utica Mardis Gras Parade is this weekend!! So in honor of Mardis Gras, Sunday morning we will feature Eggs Benedict and Bananas Foster Pancakes!πŸ˜‹ Plus, Sharon is making a King Cake and whoever gets the piece with the baby in it, we're all sleeping at your house next year!! πŸ€£πŸ˜†πŸ˜‚ JK, 😜 So get your beads on Y'all, stay at the Brightwood Inn and have some fun at the parade!! What do you say?? 😁
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Sounds like a great deal and a fun time. I wish I could be there.

Two of my favorite breakfast items!!! Yum!

#PresidentsDay #HugePriceReduction

Every Available Room Booked By Phone $111.00 Includes Tax 815-667-4600 Or Message Us Through Our Website
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#PresidentsDay #HugePriceReduction

Every Available Room Booked By Phone $111.00 Includes Tax  815-667-4600 Or Message Us Through Our Website
https://brightwoodinn.com/

When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that's amore. If you like your Swiss cheese as a sauce if you please, that's a Mornay!! πŸ˜‚πŸ€£ ... See MoreSee Less

When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, thats amore. If you like your Swiss cheese as a sauce if you please, thats a Mornay!! πŸ˜‚πŸ€£

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That's right, it's coming soon!!!πŸ₯°πŸ˜„πŸ₯°
February 14th and 15th is Valentine's Weekend!!
Book now and get a FREE plate of Homemade Chocolate Truffles and Chocolate Covered Strawberries upon arrival!! And for just $25.00 more, you get the plate of Truffles and Strawberries AND a bottle of wine or Champagne and a small cheese and cracker tray in your room upon arrival!!
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Thats right, its coming soon!!!πŸ₯°πŸ˜„πŸ₯°
February 14th and 15th is Valentines Weekend!!
Book now and get a FREE plate of Homemade Chocolate Truffles and Chocolate Covered Strawberries upon arrival!! And for just $25.00 more, you get the plate of Truffles and Strawberries AND a bottle of wine or Champagne and a small cheese and cracker tray in your room upon arrival!!
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