Accommodations in the
Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway Area
Guests to the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway area have a wide variety of Bed and Breakfast establishments as well as Guest Houses, Suites, and other forms of alternative lodging to choose from. The types of atmospheres of these establishments offer range from the elegant Victorian style, down home country charm, rustic outdoor adventure, and modern establishments meant for longer stays. In addition guests can choose to get away from it all in countryside settings or choose locations that are near the center of things. The Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway area offers its guests a number of different lodging options in terms of price and location. greatriverroad.com’s coverage includes the Riverbend region which includes Alton and Southern Madison County which is closer to downtown St. Louis.
The Beall Mansion
An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn
407 E. 12th Street
Voted “Best Illinois Bed and Breakfast” Inn—Illinois Magazine Readers Poll. Award winning accommodations along the Heartland Rivers Wine Trail. Private baths with shower and whirlpool for two or clawfoot tub, sumptuous triple sheeted feathered beds, complimentary Wi-Fi, HDTV, DVD, 24 hour “all you can eat” chocolate bar, and in room spa services by appointment.Check Availability & Rates.
Green Tree Inn
15 Mill Street
Enjoy the peacefulness of the Green Tree Inn, located in the heart of historic Elsah. Choose your room from five lovely spaces appointed to transport you to a place of serenity apart from the hustle and bustle of daily life that provides a relaxing atmosphere that reflects the peacefulness of historic Elsah. Check Availability & Rates.
There are a number of options for visitors to the area with two state parks in the region and a number of private campgrounds. Camping options in the northern section of the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway area is limited to Pere Marquette State Park, but the Park (the largest in the state of Illinois) accommodates all types of campers.