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The Flagg Farmstead

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Flagg Farmstead B&B is an 1872 Italianate mansion 15 minutes from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and 18 miles from Lincoln's New Salem located on one of the roads Mr. Lincoln traversed on his many trips to Springfield, Illinois.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Capital Airport8 km
Decatur Airport64 km
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All reviews bed and breakfast lincoln room breakfast was delicious lincoln museum gracious hosts b bs beautiful historic home attached bathroom springfield area an easy drive restaurant recommendations porch swing spent two nights other guests enjoyed our stay visiting springfield wonderful stay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in the Sarah Flagg room. Everything was first class and we had a very enjoyable weekend attending our grandson's hockey tournament. Rosalie and Doug are most gracious and helpful and we would most definitely recommend the Flagg Farmstead!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Dancer099
Reviewed 30 October 2018

My most recent stay was my 5th visit to the Flagg Farmstead so needless to say, it comes highly recommended. This beautiful and historical Italianate home filled lovingly with antiques is kept by the most gracious and accommodating hosts of Doug and Rosalie Polite. They...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank VictorianCowgirl
Reviewed 23 October 2018

My companion and I spent one night at The Flagg Farmstead after visiting Springfield, IL for the day. Such a beautiful B&B and the owners, Doug and Rosalie, could not have been more wonderful. They made sure our room was cozy and inviting, plus they...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We we're warmly welcomed to Flagg Farmstead by Rosalie and Doug who told us the history of the home and showed us to the lovely Lincoln Room. That night, we slept well in the comfy queen bed that had soft sheets. The entire house is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Kristina C
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Our six couples from church plan a travel retreat each year; this year our destination was the Flagg Homestead Bed & Breakfast and nearby Lincoln sites, from which we just returned this evening. Owners Doug and Rosalie Polite are the perfect hosts and helped make...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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28 October 2014|
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Response from aark2947 | Reviewed this property |
I think that there is a main floor room that they will rent when necessary. I'd certainly contact them and ask the question.
28 October 2014|
Response from lindylou_11 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Patty - as I recall all the rooms are accessed by a flight of stairs. However, the people there are so lovely and the house awesome, maybe worth asking them if they have any alternative accommodation for the person who... More
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"A very quiet and restful place, so most any room would be good!"
4 weeks ago
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"The room was very quiet as there are no tv's in the room which was fine with us. Loved the bed and the..."
22 Oct 2018
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"All rooms are comfortable, spacious, private and include a private washroom with shower."
14 Oct 2018
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"The Sarah Flagg is very comfortable."
3 Oct 2018
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