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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Please note, effective January 1, 2023, promotional punch cards
are no longer valid for future punches or additional stays at no charge.


Plan Ahead for Holiday Fun!

Starved Rock has a variety of wonderful ways to make the most of the holiday season, especially if you want the perfect place for your holiday party. The LaSalle and Utica Rooms are available for gatherings of up to 50 guests. We’ll help you create a menu perfectly suited to…

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Autumn Fun at Starved Rock

Enjoy the crisp days of fall at Starved Rock Lodge! Book an overnight package to make the most of your adventure, where you can take in a sunrise or applaud a sunset. Choose the “Explore Starved Rock”, “Celebrate with us” or “Golden Getaway” package. All the details are on our website.

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Plan a Day Just for You!

Wellness in the Wilderness will take place on Sunday, September 24th at Starved Rock Lodge. Start the morning in the LaSalle Room, where you can connect with fellow attendees, and begin your journey with an intention-setting journaling session. The pace of the day is intentionally slow to allow time to…

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You’re Invited to Oktoberfest at Starved Rock Lodge

Even though you don’t want summer to end, there’s a certain joy in hearing that we’re now accepting reservations for our Oktoberfest celebrations. The menu has been created by our Chefs, the ceramic steins arrived yesterday, the German Band has been booked and we are ready to welcome you to…

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Why You Should Visit Starved Rock Lodge in August

Summer does not officially end until September 21, so why not make the most of this wonderful season? Throughout August, the park is green and lush with foliage, the river cruises are running and there are fun things to do inside, even if it’s hot outside. There’s a certain joy…

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Winner Chosen in EAT, SLEEP, HIKE Contest

Congratulations to Connie B., the winner of our EAT, SLEEP, HIKE overnight stay. Thank you to everyone who liked and shared our post. We hope to have another giveaway in the near future for those unable to participate due to circumstances beyond our control. Check back on our page for…

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Say Yes to a Summer Road Trip!

Get ready for a fun-filled summer! Starved Rock Lodge has just announced several new events (along with traditional favorites) for the season ahead. On the Veranda, live music will fill the air from 8-11pm every Friday (and on select Saturdays) through Labor Day. Click here to see our Veranda…

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Starved Rock Lodge Named Best Hotel

Good news for Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center! We are proud to say we were nominated and received the most votes in the Best of North Central Illinois Ballot 2023 in the category: Best Hotel! This annual contest is sponsored by WALLS 102, Q-HIT MUSIC, Classic Hits 106, WGLC Classic Country, 100.9FM Rocks!…

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Calendars ready! Let the fun begin.

Get ready for a fun-filled summer! Starved Rock Lodge has just announced several new events (along with traditional favorites) for the season ahead. Live music on the Veranda kicks off on Friday, May 26th from 8-11pm. Jeff Manfredini will be playing a variety of Rock, Pop, Folk and Country hits…

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Spring Hike: A great way to reconnect with nature.

Remember making a New Year’s Resolution? That was 3 months ago! Perhaps you were able to lose weight, gain new friends or fulfill your dream to travel. Here we are at the end of the first quarter of 2023— and spring is in the air. In Illinois, temperatures are still…

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