Romantic Places Around the Starved Rock Area



Love is in the air, and that might just be because Valentine’s Day is this Sunday.


Finding something to do may feel a little different this year, however it doesn’t mean you can’t spoil your Valentine with special plans. 


Make it a full weekend and take a trip to the Starved Rock Area, where there’s plenty to do while staying warm and cozy indoors. 


Sit back and relax beside the fire place inside of this authentic log-built lodge that exudes a mixture of rustic luxury and Midwestern hospitality, with comfortable amenities. There are outstanding restaurants inside that would make for a great romantic dinner for two. 


The perfect place to celebrate any romantic occasion. This bed and breakfast allows you more privacy in a smaller peaceful setting. There is free wi-fi and all rooms feature beautiful accommodations plus satellite flat screen TV, a DVD player with a full library of DVDs, seasonal fireplace, and a private bath in your room. 



Plan a romantic getaway surrounded by nature inside a luxurious cabin for two. Enjoy your privacy as you unplug from the world, giving your loved one all the attention they deserve. Relax in a huge whirlpool tub then cozy up along the fireplace. 



Rent out a beautiful, cozy, modern home by the waterfront where you can enjoy peace and quiet in a resort community built around a vibrant marina on the Illinois River. Enjoy being in your own little community with friendly neighbors and tasty food right up the road. 


Take your Valentine out to try some of the tastiest wine in the area for indoor or outdoor seating from 11am – 6pm daily. Wine will be available by glass, flight, and bottle and they offer chocolate and light snacks to go along with your wine.



Enjoy a romantic dinner for two at this polished casual restaurant serving American cuisine for lunch through dinner. They offer one of the best prime ribs in the area along with fresh seafood and delicious desserts to finish the night off. 

Click here to check out their Valentine’s dinner menu. 



Don’t wait, plan your romantic getaway to enjoy this Valentine’s Day with that special someone. 

Scene Through The Corridor