THE PERFECT SETTING FOR CELEBRATING YOUR SPECIAL OCCASION: Over the past 20 years Joe & Myrna Hauser, proprietors & active innkeepers of Market Street Inn in Taylorville, Illinois, have graciously hosted many special events and greeted many people who have selected this inn as the "inn of choice" for repeat visits to their Select Registry property. Joe and Myrna are now back in their home town & are actively involved at the inn.
The main inn offers eight (8) guest rooms, all with private baths & fireplaces and most w/ double whirlpool tubs. The carriage house offers two (2) suites including one that is accessible. Rich in architectural detail, this romantic 1892 Queen Anne Victorian Bed and Breakfast boasts 6 original fireplaces and unique mantels, ornate woodwork, fretwork, pocket doors and beveled glass windows. Sit by the parlor's fireplace, feast your eyes upon the antiques, semi-antiques and Oriental rugs to appreciate the blend of history, luxury, charm and hospitality. The grand oak staircase beckons your ascent to one of the 8 delightfully decorated guestrooms. Modern amenities include central air conditioning, cable TV, wi-fi and private baths with double whirlpool tubs.
Newly restored in 2004 is the Hunt Club suite in the carriage house, a grand deluxe 550 sq. ft. suite. Also the ADA approved, Helen's suite is now accessible.
Relax on the Victorian wrap-around porch. For actvities bring your bikes and explore the Lincoln Prairie trail, golf, shop and dine or drive 30 minutes to do a day trip in Springfield Illinois at the NEW Lincoln Library and other Lincoln sites. Lincoln's New Salem State Park At day's end stroll through our gardens filled with over 200 hostas and numerous other perennials. Our fine inn is a pet free and smoke free environment. If you travel with your pet we can recommend a place for your pet to stay in Taylorville.
Our inn is the only AAA approved lodging facility within a 25 mile radius in central Illinois. Market Street Inn is one of only five inns in the state of Illinois that is a member of Select Registry. Make your next visit to Taylorville a distinguished memorable stay and take advantage of all the Lincoln sites in and near Springfield, IL, just 25 miles away. If you are touring the USA, we are located just off Historic US Route 66, the "Mother Road".