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Last Chance to Register for a Free Two Night Stay in 2015!!!! Contest ends December 31st, 2014

Roberts' Roost Country Guest House

Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House

Win a free two night stay for 1 to 4  people during 2015 at Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House in Savanna, Illinois. (Dates are subject to availability, January 1st through December 31st 2015, must be two consecutive nights, and must be used in 2015). Value up to $269.00.

Roberts' Roost Country Guest House

Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House

While visiting Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House you can relax and enjoy a taste of the country life. Farm fresh eggs, from nearby Hartman’s Hens provide the base to your country breakfast that will be awaiting you in the stocked refrigerator. A completely furnished kitchen provides you with everything you need to make your hearty breakfast.

Hartman's Hens

Hartman’s Hens

Winter is the prime time for viewing Bald Eagles. Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House is conveniently located to all the best Bald Eagle Viewing spots in Northwest Illinois.

Bald Eagle at Lost Mound Unit

Bald Eagle at Lost Mound Unit

During the warmer months we are only minutes away from the Great River Trail Bike Path.

Biking and Bird-watching on the Great River Trail

Biking and Bird-watching on the Great River Trail

Wildlife and Bird-watching are favorite pass times at Roberts’Roost Country Guest House.

Gray Catbird "Fluffy"

Gray Catbird “Fluffy”

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Campfires always gather family and friends together for memorable times.

Campfire at Roberts' Roost

Campfire at Roberts’ Roost

"Calling Owls"

“Calling Owls”

Relax and enjoy the beautiful gardens at Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House.

Garden Phlox and Daylilly

Garden Phlox and Daylilly

Purple Coneflower

Purple Coneflower

Register now for your chance to WIN!!!!

Winner will be randomly chosen by Contest Hopper on the evening of December 31st, 2014. Prize is transferable to winner’s family and friends.

Visit Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House for Tranquil Days, Peaceful Nights, and Nature’s Serenity!

Bald Eagle Viewing in Carroll County!!!

Bald Eagle Photo Taken at Savanna-Sabula Bridge

Bald Eagle Photo Taken at Savanna-Sabula Bridge

Welcome to Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House! The convenient place to stay for some of the best Bald Eagle Viewing in Northwest Illinois. We are centrally located and close to the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge, including Lost Mound Unit, Spring Lake, Thomson Causeway, and Lock and Dam 13 in Fulton. This area boasts some of the best Bald Eagle viewing in the Midwest. Hundreds of Bald Eagles stay in our area through out the winter months, providing some of the best views to be found of this magnificent national emblem. Scheduled tours are available through Stewards of the Upper Mississippi River Refuge www.stewardsumrr.org on Saturday afternoons from mid January to mid March. Please check their website for times and availability.

Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House will be offering a special rate of $99.00 a night (1 to 2 people, $10.00 each additional person)  from December 1st through March 15th for your Bald Eagle viewing pleasure. Featuring all ground floor, two bedrooms (1 queen size & 1 full size with luxury bedding), 1 bath, living / dining room combo, fully equipped kitchen with full size appliances. Refrigerator is stocked with everything necessary to prepare a fresh country breakfast, including: farm fresh eggs, sausage, bacon, hash-browns, toast, assorted muffins, butter, jellies, coffee, tea, and hot chocolate! Also includes 150 channel Direct TV and free wifi. Please use code: BALD EAGLE VIEWING when making your reservation.

Bald Eagles at Lock and Dam 13

Bald Eagles at Lock and Dam 13

Bald Eagles at Lock and Dam 13

Bald Eagles at Lock and Dam 13

Bald Eagle Photo Taken Along Hwy 84 North of Savanna

Bald Eagle Photo Taken Along Hwy 84 North of Savanna

Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House is only 25 minutes away from Bald Eagle Day in Clinton. Iowa. on January 10th, 2015. Great programs, presentations, and Bale Eagle viewing at Lock and Dam 13 in Fulton, Illinois awaits you that day. For complete info please visit the Stewards website. Hope to see you this winter at Roberts’ Roost, it is possible to see Bald Eagles from our yard. They fly over quite frequently. Have a great winter season!!!

Connie Zink

Proprietor