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Oscar Swan Country Inn

1800 West State Street., Geneva, IL 60134
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to stay here at last minute and it wastheright decision, itwasjust what i was looking for quiet, seclution in the middle of a very busy area. The proprietors, grounds and breakfast could not be any better. I will be definitely be coming back

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Normal, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Oscar Swan in Geneva for a quick weekend getaway before our baby is due. We read some horrible reviews, but they were totally wrong based on our experience! This B&B is an old mansion built in 1902, so if you're expecting all the comforts of a brand new chain hotel, you're crazy and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The Inn is old, with old furnishings and wonderful mismatched tableware. The grounds are lovely, calm and peaceful. The breakfast is pretty and filling. We didn't need the AC but used the fan in the room. The spaces are kind of dark due to the small windows in the original building. The feeling of the Inn was serene.

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We really enjoyed talking with Nina and Hans. The bed was better than my own brand new bed. The food was great! Love the outdoor patios and back room. I wish we had stayed an extra day just to relax. We definitely plan on staying again.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

What a gem! We stayed here for lack of other similar type accommodations in the area and were very satisfied with the Inn. Hans and Nina were very welcoming, the rooms were clean and comfortable, breakfast was great, and the grounds and Inn were delightful.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We stayed at the Oscar Swan Inn for three nights. Our room and bath were very clean. The A/C worked well. The bed was comfortable. The shower (tub) was standard for a remodeled B&B. The breakfast buffet had plenty of food, including lots of fruit and coffee cakes. The wifi worked well, we didn't try the TV. There was no... More 

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Plainfield, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

My friend and I stayed here when we took a workshop at the Fine Line Creative Arts Center. We had a blast. We stayed in the Twin Rooms Suite. There are rooms for guys and rooms for ladies. I highly recommend staying here if you like historic houses. Breakfast was excellent.

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Barrington, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

My husband and I have attended several events at the Oscar Swan Inn and each time we come away raving about the food. Without fail, the menu--is varied, abundant, (one can make as many trips to the buffet as one wishes) and so delicious that it is difficult to reserve room for dessert. Usually there is a roast, plus fish... More 

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St Charles, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

We were the recipients of a delightful family party for our 50th (!) wedding anniversary. We and our children all participated in the planning of this event and were extremely pleased by the flexibility shown by the owners, Nina and Hans. We were able to make our own selections as to menu and bar service. We made multiple visits over... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012 via mobile

I have attended three events here. A ladies luncheon, a 50th birthday brunch and now I just hosted a baby shower. Wonderful food, good value for your money and people always comment on the pretty setting. Very easy to get to, right off a main road but once you pull into the drive you'd think you were out in the... More 

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