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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My sister and I stayed for a night at The Green Tree Inn in Elsah; I wish it had been more! The town of Elsah is an historical gem-- full of charm and beauty and on the National Register of Historic places -- in its entirety! The inn itself is tastefully decorated, well-appointed and comfortable, and has a friendly and...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been on the road home for several days, we decided to look for something different from the expensive downtown hotels and the cookie-cutter hotels just off the interstate that we had been using. We were fortunate to find the Green Tree Inn and it was exactly what we needed. Although it looks old, it was built in the 1990's....

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

So happy that you found our B&B and our adorable village and that it meet your needs for a relaxing evening. It was my pleasure to visit with you over breakfast. Weekday guests get a little more individual attention because we usually aren't totally booked thru the week. Thank you for your kind words and for taking time to do...

Chesterfield, Missouri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at the Green Tree Inn and it was a delightful experience. Connie and Gary (the owners) are incredibly gracious hosts. Our room (Hummingbird) was very comfortable and nicely appointed. The bed was extremely comfortable. I had never slept on a memory foam bed before. I like it. From our point of view, nothing...

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

Thank you for choosing Green Tree Inn to celebrate your anniversary. So happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and my cooking. It was our pleasure to get to know you over breakfast. Gary and I both love our village and love sharing it's history. We will look forward to your next visit.

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with wife and kids while visiting a local college. Connie was very gracious and accommodating. Room was very comfortable and nicely decorated and breakfast was incredible. General use area was also roomy and cozy. Would definitely stay again if in the area!

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

So happy we got to be a positive part of your college tour. Depending on the college choice, hopefully we will have an opportunity to host your family again. We love it when we get to know families well during their child's 4 year college career. We appreciate the kind words and your time in doing a review.

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The room was clean and comfortable! Breakfast and the afternoon snack was delicious. It was fun walking around Elsah and visiting the General Store. We enjoyed our stay and will be back. Thanks Connie and Gary!

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

You are very welcome. So happy you enjoyed my cooking and spending time in our quaint village. Having the General Store in the village is just an added bonus. We will look forward to your next visit. Thanks for your kind words and taking time to do a review. It is greatly appreciated.

Troy, Illinois
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Took my wife to Green Tree Inn for her birthday. Gary and Connie were so nice and the room was perfect. Connie even made a chocolate cake for the special occasion. Great location and hospitality! Thank you!

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

We love it when guests choose Green Tree Inn to celebrate birthdays. I love having the opportunity to surprise them with their favorite kind of cake. With all the craziness in the world, it is nice to be able to focus on small things that make people smile.

Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here during the Christmas holidays and a lot of the homes were open to visit. ( From the 1800's ). Also had horse and buggy rides for free to take you around town. The room at the inn was great and the Host and Hostess were very nice people

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

So happy you had the opportunity to visit during our annual Holiday Open House Tour. Our guests love getting to see inside the original houses and hear their history. Taking a horse drawn carriage ride around the village is just an added bonus. So glad you enjoyed your room and visiting with Gary and I. We appreciate you taking time...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 21 February 2017

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 24 January 2017

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.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • 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: $221 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Green Tree Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Our room opened to a screened in porch, shared with two other rooms-a good place for a group to share. The porch is quite large.”
RonM932, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“They have a room that allows pets. Very unique.”
fjpetty, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I loved my room on the lower level. No need to carry luggage upstairs.”
CIW1950, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There is one room on the first floor and all the other ones are upstairs. If you need a first floor room, be sure to specify that.”
citygalSTL, 5 Nov 2015 | Read review
“You can hear traffic in the evening and early morning on the road size. Not disturbing however.”
MaryV224, 23 Oct 2015 | Read review
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