407 E. 12th St, Alton, IL 62002 | (St. Louis, MO Area)

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Beall Mansion Bed and Breakfast Inn St. Louis Area

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Best St. Louis Area Alton, IL
Boutique Lodging

. . . not your typical hotel, motel stay

Bed & Breakfast Inn | Wedding & Reception Venue | Corporate Meetings & Retreats | Best Boutique & Extended Stay Hotel

If you book a room at the opulent BEALL MANSION be prepared for an experience like no other. Even five-star hotels in the best cities can't compete . . .

—The Daily Journal


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Our ongoing commitment to provide you with a safe, clean, upscale lodging experience has never never wavered. Now more than ever—thank you for your continued trust and patronage.


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"Simply the Best"
Alton, IL Boutique B&B Hotel

You are smart and good looking:

Q. What is the best St. Louis area Alton, IL place to stay?

A. The surprisingly affordable accommodations of the award winning BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn.

Whether you are looking to get away now or planning a future escape—forget the crowds of the big box hotels and motels. Small is BIG! Support small business while you STAY SAFE, STAY SMALL, STAY INN.

The Perfect Location
St. Louis, MO - Alton, IL Great Rivers & Routes Area

Book the "hotel" that's the authentic epicenter of your destination and close to everything that matters.

The BEALL MANSION is Perfectly located in the St. Louis and Great Rivers & Routes area—12 blocks from the Mississippi River, on “Millionaire's Row”, in the Middletown Historic District of Alton, IL.

Alton, IL Great Rivers & Routes Area

  • 0.9 mile from Sugar Alley—Alton, IL restaurant and entertainment district
  • 1.3 mile from the Mississippi River, Alton Marina, world famous Clark Bridge
  • 1.4 mile from Fast Eddie's Bon Air
  • 3.2 miles from ALN Alton Amtrak Station
  • 8.5 miles from ALN St. Louis Regional Airport, Bethalto, IL
  • 16 miles from "wine country" and 6 wineries

St. Louis, MO

  • 6 miles from St. Louis County, MO
  • 21 miles from STL St. Louis Lambert Int'l Airport
  • 23 miles from downtown St. Louis MO and the Gateway Arch

Also Nearby

  • 90 minutes from Springfield, IL
  • 2.3 hours from Terre Haute, IN
  • 3.5 hours from Kansas City, MO
  • 4.5 hours from Chicago, IL
  • the 1/2 way stop-over point between Chicago, IL and Branson, MO

Treat Yourself to an Experience

Why settle for just another boring place to stay?

A getaway to The BEALL MANSION is an experience—"The place where memories are made."



Boutique Lodging at it's Best

Beall Mansion Bed & Breakfast St. Louis

Experience pampering as it was meant to be, Whirlpool "Jacuzzi" and fireplace rooms. Fine artwork and antiques. Free Wi-Fi. HDTV. Smoke-free.

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Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate

Beall Mansion Bed & Breakfast St. Louis

Experience decadence. Satisfy your every chocolate craving with 21 or more different “all you can eat” chocolates—24 hours a day. Yummy!

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In-Room Spa Services

Beall Mansion Bed & Breakfast St. Louis

Experience relaxation as never before. Treat yourself to a decadent array of massage & spa services—in the privacy of your guest room. De-stress. Rejuvenate. Enjoy!

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Wedding & Event Venue

Beall Mansion Bed & Breakfast St. Louis

Experience the wedding day of your dreams. With its 12 ft. ceilings, crystal chandeliers, and marble and bronze statuary—no other wedding venue can compare.

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Features at a Glance


Whirlpools "Jacuzzis"

Fireplace Rooms

Free Wi-Fi


Smoke Free

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Meet The Innkeepers

Jim & Sandy

My wife, Sandy, and I are the current owners, operators, and caretakers of the historic BEALL MANSION An Elegant Bed & Breakfast Inn and the neighboring George Street Suites Extended Stay Hotel | Corporate Temporary Housing | Vacation Rental | Guest House.

In our spare time, we are also corporate officers in an unrelated St. Louis business.

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National Geographic Tourism   Association of Lodging Professionals
  American Hotel & Lodging Association   Illinois Bed and Breakfast Association   Illinois Are You Up For Amazing   Great Rivers & Routes of Southwest IL   Meeting of the Great Rivers All Around Alton Illinois Convention and Visitors Center   Alton Illinois Main Street     St Louis CVC St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission   Looking for Lincoln Americas Byways Illinois Romantic Places Illinois Greater St. Louis    

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