Bear Grove Cabins (Bed and Breakfast)

Region: Southwestern

Innkeeper(s): Van & Sharon Boatman

Address: 25 E 1675 Ave, Mulberry Grove, IL  62262

Local Phone: 618-267-9006

Rooms with Private Baths: 1 house

Rooms with Shared Baths: 0

Open Since: 2007

Dates Closed: open all year

Rate Range: $185 - $305

Types of Payment Accepted: Cash, Personal Check

Inn Description:

We have a 2 BR cabin (whole house rental) available to you. Walk-in vertical spa with waterfall shower.

CABINA WEST (SW theme and accommodates 6 adults). We can throw a mattress or sleeping bags on floor to add a few more guests.

Included each evening is a crock pot meal, homemade bread and bottle of Illinois Wine. Choice of breakfast each morning with coffee and juice included.

Rest, relax and renew out in the peaceful country setting of this home. Walk our trails, bring your fishing poles to bank fish, enjoy a campfire and roast S’mores. We also have more stars than you can ever imagine!!

We have 3 wineries, several golf courses, and antique shopping within 25 minutes of us.

Winter Sports:

ice fishing, sledding, building a snowman

Site Seeing:

Vandalia Old State Capitol/Abe Lincoln History/Looking for Lincoln Story Trail

Water Sports:

Vandalia Lake, Lake Carlyle, Gov. Bond Lake, Coffeen Lake


bank fishing on site, wildlife by chance, bird watching (even an occasional eagle or two!), campfire, star gazing, moon watching, nature trail in our 120 acres of woods, gather our farm fresh eggs, possibly bottle feed a baby calf

Out on the Town:

movies, bowling, wineries, antique/specialty shops, historical Vandalia, American Heritage Farm Museum, golfing

Other Sports:

horseshoes, yard games (bocce balls, football, etc)

Out in Nature:

walking trails, mushroom hunting, leaf/bug collecting, campfire, bank fishing




Illinois Bed and Breakfast Association