"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.


"Victorian Christmas Splendor" Afternoon or Gaslight Tea
Vrooman Mansion Bed & Breakfast
701 E. Taylor St.
Bloomington, Illinois 61701
Sunday, December 6th, 2015
Tea times:  1:00 - 2:30 pm & 4:00-5:30 pm      

Step back to Christmastime long ago with The Tea Ladies at the Vrooman Mansion Bed & Breakfast.  Enjoy a festive and sumptuous
Christmas tea buffet in the beautifully decorated parlors of the mansion, then learn all about the excitement of Victorian Christmas
traditions.  Join us as we take you back to 1890, as the lady of the manor prepares for the Christmas holiday.

Each Seating is limited to 48 places.  
Ticket cost is $36.00 per person with pre-paid reservations required.
For reservations, please call Nancy at 1-309-827-2200
Please call soon, as these holiday parties are filled quickly!

Make this into a Girls Weekend and stay the night!

For overnight accommodations, call Vrooman Mansion.




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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