"Thank you for a wonderful step back in time and delicious, beautifully prepared breakfasts. You are to be commended for your hard work and dedication in keeping this grand piece of history alive. You are doing something very special here. Best wishes for continued success."

Bob & Pam,
Coronado, CA

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Historic Bed and Breakfast in Bloomington, Illinois

Welcome to the Vrooman Mansion, a bed & breakfast inn, located in the heart of Bloomington/Normal, Illinois. The Vrooman Mansion is a historical estate situated in the quiet neighborhood of Dimmitt's Grove and offers the utmost in privacy and luxury.

This bed & breakfast allows guests to explore the fine restaurants, shops, and attractions of Central Illinois while providing a welcoming and comfortable home base. Guests can choose from a myriad of activities offered by the surrounding communities - as long as they can pull themselves away from their luxurious accommodations. Because of its central location-just off of I-55, I-74, Route 39 and Historic Route 66 - the Vrooman Mansion is a great place for friends and family to meet. In addition, its relative proximity to the larger cities of Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis makes for an ideal weekend getaway for city dwellers.

Make your reservation today for a pampered and luxurious experience at the beautiful and historic Vrooman Mansion.

Join us for our next Public Tea

“Victorian Christmas Splendor"

Saturday, November 29th
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. ~ Afternoon Tea
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.~ Gaslight Tea
~Our Tea Buffet menu is identical for both teas~

Pre-paid Reservations Are Required ~ Please call Nancy for tea reservations, at 1-309-827-2200
Ticket Cost: $30.00 per person  ~ Please call soon as seating is limited.

Begin your holiday season with the perfect Victorian Christmas tea party.

Join the The Tea Ladies and Vrooman staff at the beautiful Vrooman Mansion Bed and Breakfast for a
delightful, holiday-inspiring Tea Buffet, featuring many savories and sweets and the perfect tea.

Guests will enjoy the tea and program seated in the formal parlor of the beautifully decorated mansion.


Our program,"Victorian Christmas Splendor"
(presented by The Tea Ladies) will allow guests to step back in time to experience a lady of the Victorian manor preparing for the holiday ahead; Decorating the big tree, planning Christmas dinner, holiday traditions, sleigh rides and so much more!



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Vrooman Mansion
Pam & Dana Kowalewski, Hosts

701 East Taylor Street
Bloomington, IL 61701

Phone: 309.828.8816
Toll Free: 877.346.6488
Fax: 309.828.2596