About Us

page photo lobby3 About UsThe Welcome Inn Manor B&B is proudly owned and operated by Mell and Angie taking residency in the vintage home.  The just like home dwelling is a few blocks away within walking or biking distance to some of the most accommodating public transportation systems in the world.  If you are driving, street parking is free.  The hosts love to suggest great places to hear live Jazz, Blues or Rock music.With easy access to at least 20 other neighborhoods via bus or train within minutes, Lakeshore Drive is located one mile away with a convenient route leading to downtown Chicago, world-class museums and a countless number of popular attractions.  The Inn is 5 minutes away from McCormick Place Convention Center and several public beaches, a boating marina and just as close to the University Of Chicago, Illinois Institute of Technology and U.S. Cellular Baseball Field.  The Museum of Science and Industry and boat rides on the Chicago River and Lake Michigan is six miles away.

The innkeepers commonly offer their favorite picks for BYOB restaurants with outstanding food at reasonable prices and numerous off the beaten path options, including a ½ day trip to over a dozen wineries only 90 minutes away.  It takes 12 minutes to arrive at the “One Magnificent Mile” area from the inn, boasting high-end designer shops, and where guests can indulge in Chicago-style pizza, hot dogs and popcorn. “And if you love food, you’ll fit right inn!”

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