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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful property, friendly service and adequate breakfast. The room was much larger than we expected, we stayed in The Savannah room. The website states one queen, but it was two doubles when we were there. The Bay Window had views of the garden. We were a little nervous to try a bed and breakfast but it was a great experience.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first stay at a b&b. This is a very clean beautiful place to stay. Sharon & Kevin are very nice. The breakfast food was amazing. We stayed in the Tortola room great views but all the rooms are beautiful The bed was surprisingly comfortable and we have a sleep number bed at home . We loved it... More 

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

It was a pleasure to meet you both. Really happy that you had a great time at the Illinois Vintage Wine Festival and enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for joining us for snacks and wine before you went to dinner. It's a great wa for us to connect with the guests and drink some wine too!!! Take care... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a wedding just down the road and everything was perfect. Comfy clean room, great breakfast and coffee and I can't say enough nice things about the owners. They were fantastic. We will definitely stay again if in the area!!!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sharon and Kevin set the bar high for my first experience at a B&B! The Brightwood Inn was like home away from home...except I didn't have to cook nor clean lol! Please see for yourself, the wonderful service and great food were better than any 4 star hotel I've stayed at. I know that this will be the place to... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 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 July 28, 2016

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 July 27, 2016

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 July 27, 2016 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 July 26, 2016

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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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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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 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brightwood Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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