Unwind at Mt. Vernon's Beautiful Bed & Breakfast



Many travelers place priority on finding a unique, charming place to stay overnight when journeying across the country. Did you know you can find an elegant, five-star Bed and Breakfast right in Mt. Vernon, IL? Sidwell Friends Bed and Breakfast gives you all the charm of a New England boutique hotel in the heart of the Midwest. Built in the 1920s, this local Bed and Breakfast is full of history but has all the accommodations today’s society requires. Opened in 2008, the colonial style B&B showcases a collection of elegant furniture, artwork, books, and accessories. 

Single Bed Room

Queen Bed Room

King Bed Room

Sidwell Friends B&B features three guest rooms to fit your individual needs. You can choose from a two-single bed room with beautiful hardwood floors, a queen bed -room with a fishnet canopy and loveseat, or the king-size sleigh bed romantic suite with a private Jacuzzi. During your stay, you can indulge in luxurious amenities such as free wi-fi, guest robes, heated bathroom tile floors, and complimentary turndown service.


During your stay, explore the formal living room, relax in the sunroom with a book from their wide-selection library, or lounge on the beautiful outdoor garden patio. Countless online five-star reviews sing the praises of this outstanding B&B.



Bed and Breakfasts have several distinctive features that set them apart. Maybe most obvious, is they serve a fresh, homemade breakfast. This is no exception at Sidwell Friends B&B, where you can enjoy a spread of fresh fruits, breads, and cereals before your main course. Guests have indulged on quiche, French toast, pancakes, strata, and much more.


Even if you’re from Mt. Vernon, Sidwell Friends B&B is the perfect setting for a romantic getaway from the kids. B&B’s allow for personalized attention and care with intimate accommodations.

Sitting Room

The next time you’re travelling through Mt. Vernon or looking for a quiet staycation, be sure to check out Sidwell Friends Bed and Breakfast!

Exterior in Winter


Sidwell Friends Bed & Breakfast

1812 Richview Rd.

Mt. Vernon, IL 62864