We were voted the #1 place in the Midwest to have a meeting by Midwest Meetings.com!!
We offer flexible banquet spaces, custom catering, teambuilding activities, comfortable accommodations, along with indoor and outdoor options for recreation and relaxation.
Accessibility is another key advantage: We are open year-round and conveniently located just about 90 minutes from Chicagoland, Bloomington/Normal, and the Quad Cities. Our Lodge is close to I-80 and I-39. We’re the only lodging facility in Starved Rock State Park–one of the “7 Wonders of Illinois!”
Starved Rock Lodge’s unique & affordable location is what brings our guests here and back again! Corporate planners benefit from our affordable meeting options, while employees benefit from the tranquil setting.
Event Planning Team: Margie (815) 220-7350, Jenny (815) 220-7335, or Tiffany (815) 220-7332. To tour the facility you must have an appointment. You can also fill out our Event Request Form for a quote.
Starved Rock’s distinctive facilities and natural surroundings will provide an inspiring experience for your guests. We offer six versatile meeting venues, ranging from formal to informal. Each meeting room is equipped with FREE wireless internet and we also offer a wide range of a/v options. WIRELESS IN THE WOODS! Starved Rock is excited to announce we offer wireless internet outside the walls of the Lodge! Take advantage of our unique park setting and hold your meeting outside. After choosing your perfect meeting space, turn to our professional Sales Staff to arrange on-site catering and team-building activities.
From outdoor activities to motivational challenges, your group will bond and excel after participating in the team-building activities that your Sales Consultant can put together for your team.
At Starved Rock Lodge we use appropriate fun spirited, indoor and outdoor activities to help develop team performance, enhance working relationships and improve motivation and communication within your team. Try a fun scavenger hunt! We offer a variety of scavenger hunts, many of which incorporate Starved Rock’s rich history into the competition.
Let our specialized staff work with you to make your team-building experience fun and rewarding for every member. Our activities encourage your team to think outside the box!
Other examples of fun Starved Rock activities are: eagle watching tours, boat cruise on the Illinois River or guided hikes. Guided hikes are a healthy and enjoyable way to jump start the day! The hikes can be customized to your groups needs. Lifelong memories are created during an event held at Starved Rock!
Take advantage of our “Hot Date” discount to receive half off the rental fee of your meeting room. Choose from one of our six conference rooms to host a productive and successful meeting.
Call the Sales team today at (815) 220-7333 to book one of the listed “Hot Dates”!