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Prairie Path Guest House

1002 N. Lowden Road, Mount Carroll, IL 61053
Prairie Path Guest House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Moline, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful home. The Innkeepers Fern and Buster serve up a fabulous, homemade breakfast among the blue birds and rolling green hills of Northwest, IL. The rooms, scenery and company are lovely...we especially enjoyed the fresh coffee on the second floor balcony! Fern's coffeecake and Swedish pancakes are as good as grandma's!

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Chicago
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The Prairie Path is a great place to spend one night or several nights. Very clean, cheerful room; nice, comfortable bed. Breakfast is delicious. Ours was fresh fruit, freshly baked cinnamon roll, Swedish pancakes, and bacon. Fern and Buster are delightful hosts with a wealth of fun and interesting stories. Now that we know about the Prairie Path, we will... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My family and I just stayed with Fern and Buster. It was perfect! They were great hosts even with Buster "under the weather". The breakfasts are beautifully prepared and home cooked as you would hope to have. We saw the cinnamon rolls rising yesterday to enjoy them this morning. It's all from scratch. Fern and Buster sit with you and... More 

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Milwaukee WI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Look no further than Fern and Buster's home, the Prairie Path Guest House. I've been to many B&B's, but never at such a home like, beautiful place. Fern and Buster treat you like family, and their place relaxes you as soon as you enter the drive. The whole area is wonderful, the people extremely welcoming and friendly. Fern's breakfast is... More 

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River Forest, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

My husband and I are looking forward to our next stay at thePrairie Path Guest House.Buster and Fern were most hospitable and gracious.The Guest house is clean,cozy,charming and very comfortable.All the rooms are meticulously decorated in a country or Victorian feel.Fresh brewed coffee awaiting us on the balcony and a homemade breakfast to die for prepared by Fern and served... More 

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Warrenville, Illinois
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Prairie Path Guest House over Memorial Day weekend, which was our first time at a B&B. Our stay there was wonderful, with a clean and comfortable room, morning coffee served on the upstairs porch and an excellent breakfast cooked by Fern! Fern and Buster made us feel very welcomed and I am sure... More 

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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

We have stayed at the Prairie Path Guest House a couple times and my daughter with her husband once. Awesome stay everytime! Delicious homemade breakfast keeps you full almost all day long. The beds are comfortable and the bedrooms are decorated with quilts and antiques to make you feel so at home. Coffee is served right outside your door in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

My husband, Pat and I recently enjoyed a return visit to Prairie Path Guest House. We were very comfortable and had every amenity we could possibly hope for. Each morning we were treated to a gourmet breakfast. My husband is in love with Ferns cooking! Morning coffee was served on the upstairs porch where an early morning serenade was in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Fern and Buster were wonderful hosts. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Fern and Buster were sweet and very helpful (we arrived at 10 at night and they were so patient with us as they directed us in the dark to their place). Breakfast was fantastic -- fresh bacon, homemade french toast, great fruit. You could not ask for more... More 

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2010

We stayed at Prairie Path Guest House over the 4th of July weekend and it was wonderful. Buster and Fern remind me so much of my Grandparents, they are warm, friendly, and welcoming. The rooms are full of fun knick knacks and antiques, yet clean and comfortable. The bathroom we used was huge, modern, and stocked with amenities. Fern has... More 

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