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Poughkeepsie, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sharon and Kevin were delightful and their B&B was a delightful find near Starved Rock. We stayed in the beautiful yellow and blue Mallory Room and found the bathroom and white carpet spectacularly clean (big kudos there!). The veranda off our room was a cute place to have my coffee and Quiet Time as I looked over the flowering fields.... More 

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Lombard, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this place is amazing - friendly, peaceful, clean, the rooms are great the staff was so nice and cheerful. The breakfast was delicious. This was our first B&B we will go back to Brightwood Inn in near future

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My grandmother wanted to go hiking and fishing and doesn't care to stay in hotels, so I had to find the perfect place and I did! The Brightwood Inn is well maintained and I love how its away from the road and the scenery is gorgeous. We stood in the Savannah room which is on the first floor and it... More 

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starvedrock, General Manager at Brightwood Inn, responded to this review

It was a pleasure for us to house your gram and the both of you. I greatly enjoyed chatting with you. Thank you for choosing the Brightwood Inn. We put a lot of love in everything we do! I always try to call our guests right away to let them know they have forgotten something, in the hope that they... More 

Country Club Hills, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the Brightwood Inn. I have to say it was very clean and super comfortable. The sheets on the bed were some of the softest sheets I've ever slept on. Breakfast was OK, but you only have an hour time slot. Guest are asked to bring all recyclables to bin in one of the common areas.... More 

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Winfield, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed as a night away for our anniversary. The inn is clean, so charming and the owners were very nice. The whole place was warm and inviting. The hot breakfast was delicious and we loved how they had dinner recommendations out for us to look through. Great place to stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I spent our 16th wedding anniversary weekend at this lovely inn. The room was cozy and the atmosphere of the inn was charming. The location was perfect for us to spend some quality time together. Would definitely recommend to family and friends.

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SW new york
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

On our way to business meetings, I planned a B&B night instead of a hotel. Enjoyed our stay here very much. Owners are very accommodating and we slept great! Enjoyed a lovely breakfast made to order with several options. They told us about a secret entrance to the park that had an easier walking trail for my husband who has... More 

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st.charles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

The owners could not have been more accommodating. Room was clean and spacious. Breakfast was wonderful. Very quiet and peaceful setting. Perfect for a couples getaway. Price was very reasonable. Would not hesitate to stay here again,.

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

My husband and I stayed in the Mallory Square room in early October 2015 (**sorry for the 6 month delay in writing this review, Kevin and Sharon!! Better late than never?!?**) If you are heading to Starved Rock, the Brightwood Inn is basically around the corner...minutes away by car. We very much enjoyed the breakfasts each morning before heading out... More 

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starvedrock, Manager at Brightwood Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review, and yes better late than never! We are always happy when guests come and relax. You really can be as busy or not busy as you want to be here. With 3 state parks, the I & M Canal, 3 rivers, not bad shopping and great restaurants this is an awesome area.... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

This was our second stay at Brightwood Inn and it was just as amazing this time around. We tried out a different room, Vieux Carre, and it was nice having a private balcony to drink coffee in the morning and read in the evening. If you go hiking during your visit, you'll love to come back and soak in the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Brightwood Inn is 4 minutes directly south of Starved Rock State Park and nestled within the confines of Matthiessen State Park. Newly constructed in 1996 and located 90 miles southwest of Chicago. We are a peaceful, luxurious, romantic getaway amid the natural beauty of the parks. Satellite TV, DVD, and free wi-fi connection, gas fireplaces in all rooms(on in season only) and whirlpool hot tubs in 6 rooms. Three rooms have private balconies. There is also a full, hot complimentary breakfast. Business conferences and family reunions welcomed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brightwood Inn

Address: 2407 N State Route 178, Oglesby, IL 61348-9736
Location: United States > Illinois > Oglesby
Price Range: $126 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brightwood Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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