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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked Cottage #1 (Dogwood) for one night for our anniversary. We weren't sure what to expect. To begin, it's such a great location. It is central and is easy to access. Don't get me started about the grounds. It's gorgeous. As we were coming up the drive, we saw two does grazing next to the road.... More 

Thank erinm2011
Springfield, Illinois
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59 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I took an overnight trip to Grafton and chose Tara Point Inn to stay at. All we can say is WOW! You can stay in the Inn or in a cabin and we chose a cabin. It's a given the view is AMAZING but the cabin was such a great experience. I think the owners have thought... More 

Thank Sami_M1219
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We were one of 3 couples who spent one Sat in May at Tara Point. We spent the day in Grafton wineries and the evening in the house. The house is well-equipped and was perfect for relaxing with friends. The breakfast in the a.m. was included, and enjoyable. A bit pricey, but where else can you find such a large... More 

Thank Carla S
Iuka, Illinois
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love Grafton. We decided to stay here for our anniversary. It has a wonderful view! The cabins are nice too. Wonderful view from the private deck and very nice inside. They are duplex cabins and all are right next to each other. The kitchen was handy with a nice basket left in the fridge, and the... More 

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Divernon, Illinois
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39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We stayed at one of the Dogwood cottages. It was nice and quiet for a couples getaway. The cottage was nice and spacious with a king bed and two person whirlpool tub. There was a "breakfast basket" in the cottage for the next morning filled with juice, fruit, muffins and bagels. The view was beautiful from our cottage and can't... More 

Thank ILfarmwife08
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We stayed in the cabins so I'm not sure what the Inn had to offer but we loved the cabin! It was our 10 year anniversary and we wanted something quiet/romantic which is exactly what we got. The cabin was very nice, spacious, clean with everything we could have wanted (fridge, micro, jetted tub, fireplace, comfy king size bed). The... More 

Jacksonville, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

The cottages at Tara pointe are the most relaxing and comfortable place we have stayed in the Midwest. You are taken by the view when you are trying to get luggage out of the car. The most comfortable King bed ever. Sleep like you have never slept before after a few minutes in the oversized jacuzzi tub. The view from... More 

Thank Kathy F
Edwardsville, Illinois
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26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Recd a gift certificate for a night stay in one of the cottages. Best short vacation time ever. After enjoying the town/winery of Grafton, this is a wonderful place to sit on the front porch and just watch the time go by. Seeing the sunset over the river from on top of a mountain is breath taking. If you ever... More 

Thank Brad H
St. louis
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34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We love the views and the stay at Tara Point Inn Cabins! We have stayed at the Redbud and the Dogwood cabins. Loved both. The only thing we would like is a better Wi-Fi connection. Had fun watching the old DVDs .

Thank barbh234
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60 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The view of the confluence of the Mississippi and Illinois rivers was fantastic. The Inn is located on a large hill with a commanding view of the rivers and the local area. The cottages are nicely appointed, with everything good quality (with the exception of the sofas which sagged significantly). One morning's breakfast is provided, and it is tasty and... More 

Thank Richard A

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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A bed and breakfast at its very best with a view that's called the most spectacular in the midwest! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tara Point Inn and Cottages

Address: 1 Tara Point Ln., Grafton, IL 62037
Region: United States > Illinois > Grafton
Price Range: €158 - €204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Tara Point Inn And Cottages Hotel Grafton
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“Cottages are in the trees. Nice to wake up seeing animals playing”
 of 5 bubbles 854BradH854, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There are several cabins and these are so nice & quiet. If you like being around other people, the rooms in the house looked very nice too.”
 of 5 bubbles Kimbohaley, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There are two rooms inside of the Inn that access a shared balcony. The largest room is a suite and it does not. The rooms inside of the Inn have the most spectacular views. The cottages are roomier, with a more limited view of the water and bluffs.”
 of 5 bubbles RitaH775, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All rooms have a view of the rivers.”
 of 5 bubbles travelertips22, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in a lower-lever unit, only one available, but will try to get upper lever unit next time, if it is available. But all offer some view of the river, deck area to sit, so no heartburn at all about it. Rooms are no smoking (okay on deck areas).”
 of 5 bubbles steverG4316MB, 31 Dec 2014 | Read review
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