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BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I definitely plan on coming back, wouldn't prefer any other bed and breakfast. Mansion was beautiful and everyone in town is so nice.The town is beautiful as well with plenty of places to visit. I would definitely recommend staying here for your trip.

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BeallMansion, Owner at BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your 5 star review. Alton provides the perfect place to stay providing mall town ambiance with the convenience of the big city of St. Louis just across the river. Looking forward to seeing you again. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

We loved our room - we had a very nice sitting area. The furnishings are beautiful, and the amenities are fantastic. This mansion is worth a separate trip or a detour on route from a longer journey. Jim was a gracious host, and we always enjoy conversations with other guests when we stay at B&B's.

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BeallMansion, Owner at BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

As the seasoned bed and breakfast aficionados that you are we thank you so very much. It was a pleasure to have you More 

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Full of history and incredible antiques! The room , along with the entire house, was amazing! Jim and Sandy are very good at making you feel at home! They are very knowledgeable about the area's history and attractions. We will definitely come back!

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Thank Wes S
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

The home is fantastic and still decorated in period pieces that really set a fantastic atmosphere. The staff went above and beyond to make sure we felt at home and were taken care of. I would recommend spending a little extra for the dinning room gourmet breakfast as they really go out of there way to make it a special... More 

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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Jim and Sandy were both amazing, and because of them my husband and I had a wonderful stay at the mansion . Definitely would recommend to others for a quite romantic getaway with a personal touch . We opted for the baby moon package during our stay and enjoyed wonderful massages in our room , an awesome chocolate buffet and... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The first sight of the Mansion is to know that this will be a memorable visit as it is a truly beautiful house. Step through the door and first impressions are confirmed. The house is elegantly furnished with antique furniture and artefacts. This also applies to the bedroom we had which also boasted an outside balcony and given the unseasonably... More 

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Charming place with lots of history! You're made to feel welcome the minute you step in. The garden is amazing! Our room was spacious and comfy, with private bath. Good location to historic Alton, and short drive to Grafton, where you can watch the river go by. We'd definitely visit again!

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Cloud like beds... Antiques to mesmerize... Gardens full of whimsy... Comfort unlike any other... The Beall Mansion was an experience unlike any other. I would highly recommend to anyone looking for a stay in the Alton area. The Beall Mansion is a true treat <3

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

What an amazing place!! I spent some time on the phone with Jim getting all the details on the mansions rooms and amenities. Jim was overly helpful and very accurate with the different options. My wife and I decideed on the queen room with the outside sitting area that overlooks the nicely landscaped garden ( it was quiet and illuminated... More 

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

While searching for a short getaway to visit a bed-and-breakfast we stumbled upon the Beall Mansion in Alton Illinois. The Beall Mansion was built in the early nineteen-hundreds and has been immaculately restored by Jim and Sandy Belote. During our stay we received exceptional service from owners and staff. Upon entering the mansion you are stepping back in time to... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Where do you want to stay: (a) another typical hotel / motel, or (b) a fully restored, historic mansion? Think outside the box - treat yourself to surprisingly affordable, award winning lodging. Whirlpool ("Jacuzzi") and fireplace rooms. Free Wi-Fi. Free "all you can eat" 24 hour chocolate buffet. Leisure, corporate, government, and extended stay rates. Only 25 minutes from Lambert St. Louis International Airport and the St. Louis Gateway Arch. A "USA Top 100 Gold Inn and B&B" Award Winning Property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn

Address: 407 E. 12th St., Alton, IL 62002
Region: United States > Illinois > Alton
Price Range: €146 - €200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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