Bundling Board Inn

220 E. South St , Woodstock, IL 60098 USA (Show map)


From the moment you enter the Inn, you'll feel the intimacy and hospitality of the Victorian era. With three distinctively appointed guest rooms, each with private bath, you'll enjoy a peaceful night's rest surrounded with fine antiques and vintage linens. In the morning awake to the aroma of home baked goods that complement a full, gourmet breakfast. Extra amenities that make you a pampered guest include fresh flowers in each room, evening refreshments, complementary bottled water and cold and hot beverages and 100% cotton, hand ironed bed linens. Located just 3 blocks from the charming Village Square (where the movie Groundhog Day was filmed), the Inn is walking distance to quaint shops, fine dining and the Metra train station. Live theater, antiques, golfing, hiking, and winter and summer activities are all available. The Inn’s northern Illinois location is just minutes away from Lake Geneva. Woodstock is serviced by the Northwest Metra Commuter, making the Bundling Board Inn an easy commute to and from Chicago



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.7
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining4.9

Weekend stay

5 on May 18, 2016

Great stay! More than I expected. Great place to stay !

Bundling Board and Awesome B & B!

5 on May 07, 2016

From the moment we walked in we were treated like royalty by Merida and Russell! The care, the food, and great conversation all made us feel like family or old friends. Merida and Russell make incredible breakfasts, cookies and took into account all our food allergies. The room was homey, beautifully decorated, and tremendously comfortable! If you're looking for a super B&B stay, this is the place to go in this part of the world! Thank you Merida and Russell!

Woodstock Bundling Board

5 on March 27, 2016

Was treated like family. :)

Woodstock Bundling Board

5 on March 16, 2016

We had a wonderful time. Our Hosts were fabulous.

Charming B&B, first class stay!

5 on February 10, 2016

Stayed at Bundling Board Inn the night before Groundhog Day in Woodstock, IL (where the movie was filmed). Beautiful property and room, and the breakfast the next morning was truly one to remember. I highly recommend this B&B, and we will be coming back again!

Great Stay

4.6 on February 04, 2016

Walking into the Bundling Board Inn was like walking into the Victorian past, with beautiful furniture and antiques. The hosts, Merida and Russell Johns made us feel right at home, especially with their homemade cookies hot out of the oven. They are very knowledgeable about the history of the house and community. The breakfasts were awesome and Russell makes great smoothies. We highly recommend this B&B.

Wonderful Experience

5 on August 31, 2015

We travel the country and stay at B & B' s when ever possible. Would highly recommend Bundling Board. Able to provide vegan options for breakfast and snacks. Owners are delightful. Jack & Margaret Gariota

Wonderfully enjoyable

5 on February 19, 2015

We had a wonderful time at the Bundling Board. The owners are engaging without being intrusive and provide both a beautiful place and a terrific breakfast. We'll be back.

Great weekend getaway!

5 on February 04, 2015

Recently spent a wonderful weekend at this great B & B! The owners provided an outstanding experience that included turndown service before bed. The bed was super comfy! They went out of their way to provide anything we needed. Quaint town with a wonderful town square within a few blocks. Thanks for a lovely stay!

Perfect Place, Perfect Location, Perfect Innkeepers!!!

5 on September 03, 2014

My stay was comfortable and easy. The breakfast was Big, and oh so good! The main town was a very short walk, great location. Merida and Russell make you feel right at home. Would highly recommend this place to anyone!!!

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Location Type

Small town


Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare) 45 miles

Directions to property:

From Chicago: Take Interstate I-90 west toward Rockford. Continue on I-90 West for approximately 32 miles to Illinois Route 47. Exit on Route 47 North, continuing for about 13 miles. At the first stop light in Woodstock, Route 14, turn left going west. At the next stop light, Dean Street, turn right and proceed north for about 1-1/2 miles. At the first stop sign, South Street, turn right. The entrance to the Bundling Board is about 1-1/2 blocks on the right hand side of the street. For directions from other cities, log on to our website and click "Directions".

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, Nature area, Historic Woodstock Opera House, Dick Tracy Museum, Ilinois Railway Museum, Challenger Learning Center, McHenry County Conservation Districts, Golfing, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Ski area

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Library, Telephone , Guest refrigerator, Fresh flowers in each room, Complementary beverages, Evening refreshments, Vintage linens

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Fridge, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Turndown Service, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

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  • Check In:: 3:30 - 7:00 p.m
  • Check Out:: 11:00 a.m.
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Outside only
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: One night deposit or 50% of extended stay required at time of reservation.
  • Cancellations: Cancellations with at least a 7 day notice will be refunded in the form of a room certificate to be used within 6 months.



Merida and; Russell Johns

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About the innkeepers

Fulfilling a 21 year dream of becoming innkeepers, Merida & Russell "seized the day" in choosing the quaint Bundling Board Inn. Adding the art of innkeeping to already thriving careers in education, Merida & Russell continue the warmth and hospitality that has been offered by the Inn for over two decades.

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Gourmet Breakfast

  • Time Served: 9:00 a.m.
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian

Signature Dish

Baked Praline Apple French Toast
A scrumptious combination of tart Granny Smith apples and fresh baked apple cinnamon bread baked in a rich maple eggnog cream sauce and topped with roasted candied pecans. Fluffy scrambled eggs and maple sausage complement this delectable dish.