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Green Tree Inn

1.7 km from Elsah centre
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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15 Mill St, Elsah, IL 62028
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We loved the home cooked breakfasts. The blueberry filled French toast was wonderful. Connie loves to cook and it shows. Connie and Gary were great hosts. The room was comfy with cool furniture. We will be back.

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

You are correct, I do love to cook and I especially love to see people enjoy my cooking. What other "job" can you have that allows you to try new recipes, spend time with great guests and help them make wonderful memories. Thanks so much for the kind words and for taking time to do a review. We will look...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned after many years because it is a wonderful bed and breakfast! You can not go wrong if you choose this inn. The owners know hospitality! The area has plenty to see and do and the breakfast is divine. Thank you for a great weekend! We plan on returning!

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

So happy you enjoyed your stay and the breakfast. I love to see guests enjoying my cooking. Thank you for your kinds words and for taking time to do a review. We will look forward to your next visit.

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The Green Tree Inn was just the thing to celebrate my birthday with my hubby! We were welcomed by owner/hostess-with-the-most-est Connie and lovely yums (caramel crunch bars . . . must get the recipe!) upon our arrival. Our room was oh-so-comfy and super clean, and had those extra special touches that are so thoughtful. The common area and the little...

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

So happy you choose Green Tree Inn to celebrate your Birthday and that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your very kind words and for taking time to do a review.

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We had a wonderful experience here. Good wholesome people. Love to talk and serve guests. The lady bakes sweets everyday. Good family atmosphere. The man is educated on a lot of local events. The place is very clean. Located in a small town off Great River Road. The town is like traveling back to the 1800's located in between Grafton...

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

We are so happy you chose to celebrate your anniversary at Green Tree Inn. You are correct, Gary and I do love to talk and take care of our guests. Add in the fact that I love to cook and I believe we have found our perfect job. Thanks for your kind words and taking time to do a review....

Brookeville, Maryland
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This was our 4th stay at the Green Tree Inn and our 3rd stay in the "Aerie" room. Accommodations are always exceptionally clean, but with no perfumy or cleaning product smells. The room is simply fresh and deep-down clean. All rooms are attractively decorated. We've found the Green Tree Inn to be a great place to stay when visiting our...

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

It is always my pleasure to host your family. I especially love that you make my poached pears for your family and call them "Connie's Pears". So happy that we get to be part of making memories with your son. We will look forward to your next visit, hopefully sooner versus later.

Springfield, Illinois
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had a great time. The rooms were clean, the food was delicious, the host were excellent, the scenery was gorgeous. We would definitely recommend staying here. Elsah is a peaceful little village that allows you to imagine yourself in a simpler time and place, and Gary and Connie provide a relaxing, restful environment in which to do so.

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing Green Tree inn to celebrate your 20th anniversary. So happy you enjoyed your stay. Thank you very much for your kind words and taking time to do a review.

Mahomet, Illinois
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This bed and breakfast is warm, comfy and quaint. They make you feel welcome from the time you arrive til you leave. Warm, home made treats to a scrumptious breakfast and good advice for walks and shops and restaurants. They have bikes and hikes and a firepit. Enjoyed our get away and will go again.

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

I love all our guests but Mother and Daughter get away's have a very special place in my heart. So happy that we got to be part of helping you make some great memories. We appreciate guests taking time to do reviews and especially for your kind words. We will look forward to your next visit.

Bismarck, Missouri
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I've wandered up and down the UK, staying in quaint, quiet villages and have searched most of the midwest for similar places for weekend getaways, but have found nothing to compare to them, until now. This BnB reminds me of the small inns in the English countryside. Quiet, peaceful, restful, and a dozen other pleasant adjectives that can describe perfection....

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

All I can say is, "WOW"!! Your review actually made me tear up a little. THANK YOU for taking time to do such a glowing review. Gary and I feel very blessed to live in such a quaint village and do something we both love. So happy you found us and were able to share our special place.

Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great accommodations while visiting this charming village and beautiful Principia College up on the bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River and Missouri below Hosts were most inviting and breakfast excellent.

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

So happy that you enjoyed your stay and our quaint village. Glad you were able to take advantage of the opportunity to visit Principia College. Thanks for your kind words and taking time to do a review.

Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice B & B and we have stayed in a lot of them. Our room was very clean and decorated really nice! Connie and Gary are so nice-we stayed two nights and each day our breakfasts were wonderful! The cookies in the afternoon were a very nice treat! Very relaxing and the town is very quaint...

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Connie D, Owner at Green Tree Inn, responded to this review

So happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. We take great pride in our B&B and our village and love sharing it with our guests. I feel very blessed to have a job that consists of making delicious home cooked breakfast and homemade cookies every day:) We will look forward to your next visit.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the peacefulness of quaint Green Tree Inn in the heart of historic Elsah, IL where the architecture of early America is framed by high limestone bluffs, tree-covered hills and the mighty Mississippi. The Inn's beautiful valley is sheltered by nature from everyday intrusions. Enjoy our graciously appointed guests rooms, each with a private bath. Breakfast is home-cooked and is a special time when new acquaintances become old friends over a good cup of coffee and great conversations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Green Tree Inn

Address: 15 Mill St, Elsah, IL 62028
Region: United States > Illinois > Elsah
Price Range: ₹ 10,591 - ₹ 11,530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Green Tree Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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