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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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Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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We chose this B&B, not only because it looked beautiful and historic, but because we needed a spot near Springfield, IL for catching a plane out of St. Louis late on a Sunday night. It was a quiet retreat for this near retirement couple who were also looking for a quiet spot to
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My wife and I enjoyed our visit along an historic roadway—Lincoln traveled. It was our first B and B experience and certainly won’t be our last. Beautiful and wonderful time—and worth the stop! With Springfield just minutes away for sites and activities—the Flagg Farmstead is
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We have stayed here 4 times and have loved each visit! Doug and Rosalie are the most gracious hosts! They were so willing to accommodate some dietary allergies too. We love staying here and hope to do so many more times! Everything is beautiful and clean!
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A rather spur of the moment decision to immerse myself in "all things Mr. Lincoln" was made even more enjoyable thanks to a 2-night stay with Doug and Rosalie Polite at their lovely B&B. Their warm attentiveness (Doug even scraped the ice off my car for the trip back to St.
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We stayed here as part of our 43rd wedding anniversary celebration. Dour & Rosalie were wonderful hosts; made us feel welcome, comfortable, & right at home. Their place is beautiful, well kept, easy to find, affordable, & close to services & places of interest. We could not have
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I think that there is a main floor room that they will rent when necessary. I'd certainly contact them and ask the question.
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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 can't hand stairs. Trust this helps. Kind Regards, Linda (Ipswich, England)
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"Look on line at the photos so you can choose how much furniture you need in the room. We liked the two night stands and the love seat."
"We have stayed in every room but one. We liked them all."
"A very quiet and restful place, so most any room would be good!"
"The room was very quiet as there are no tv's in the room which was fine with us. Loved the bed and the linens."
"All rooms are comfortable, spacious, private and include a private washroom with shower."
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