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RiverBank Lodge

522 South 6th Street, Petersburg, IL 62675
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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St. Louis
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were at this lodge for a family wedding and our group had most of the rooms. The staff was pleasant and helpful in every way. The lodge is in the middle of a nice old town that had some really cool old houses. The lodge was in a former bank building and was what I guess is retro rustic.... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While visiting friends and family in Petersburg, my wife and I have generally stayed in Springfield. As a result, we didn't always have the time to spend that we would have liked. This hotel (lodge) is located right in Petersburg and solves that problem beautifully. Not only is it conveniently located, but it's rustic appearance adds to the experience. Decorated... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a smaller lodge but still very lovely. The staff was amazing and the pizza and appetizers were tasty. We stopped at the lodge after spending the day in Springfield, and headed to New Salem and the golf course. Our room had a fridge and sink, along with a microwave. The bed was fine and the room was very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Staff is super friendly. Room was as advertised. The lounge is very nice. The breakfast could be a bit more, but it is advertised as continental, and that is very much what it is. We stayed in the jacuzzi suite. The jacuzzi tub seemed like it was due a thorough cleaning. The hotel is right on the river, as advertised,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

The RiverBank Lodge was a great place to stay if you want to go to Lincoln's New Salem. The decor is beautiful and welcoming. The beds are very comfortable and great showers. The continental breakfast has several different items and the front desk was very nice and accommodating.

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River Grove, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I was encouraged by the recent positive reviews and pictures online. We had to stay here for a family wedding being held at the nearby winery in the block of rooms that were held. At first glance, all is as promised: dramatic architecture and a "lodge" quality. The following are the reasons for my review: very small room for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

We have come twice a year for the last 5 years! Beds are comfy! Staff is so accommodating. Absolutely love this place! Very peaceful and just a great place!! Plus restaurants nearby are the best!! Just beyond the New Salem state Park. Continental breakfast is great!! Will be coming back for years to come!!

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Decorah, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We chose this Lodge as it was close to Greenview,Il. Very clean. Room was nice. Friendly staff. Not a bad "cold" breakfast. If you like trains, one goes right by,right by. Historic New Salem very close by,too.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Riverbank Lodge for Thanksgiving weekend for a couple’s get-away. I’d heard about it from a co-worker and he gave it very high remarks. We arrived the day before Thanksgiving after a surprise snow storm hit the area. It was a long, nail-biting drive once we got off of I-55 (there is no direct... More 

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Abingdon, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The RiverBank Lodge is an unusually nice motel in a small town. The staff there is top notch and are very knowledgeable about the Abe Lincoln sites in the area. You will only be about 2 miles from the Lincoln's New Salem State Historic site (log cabin village and museum). The accommodations are outstanding. The Motel has a very northwoods... More 

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