Discover Benton, Illinois and all it has to offer, whether staying for business, pleasure, or just passing through at the Country Hearth Inn Benton. Ideally situated only a few miles from Morthland College and downtown Benton, our hotel is conveniently located off Highway Illinois 14 on West Main Street. We are near local attractions such as Franklin County Garage 1910 Museum, I 57 Drag Strip, and Wayne Fitzgerrell State Park.
Our property offers a guest laundry facility, so you can keep your clothes and belongings fresh during your stay. Pets are welcome, restrictions and charges apply. Start your work or sightseeing day in fine form with a free cup of coffee or continental breakfast. Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, stay connected with our free Wi-Fi available throughout the property. Our staff will work with you to ensure your stay with us runs smoothly down to the last detail.
Each of our 40 guest rooms feature the ambiance of home luxuries such as free Wi-Fi, microwave, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, hairdryer, 32 inch flat panel cable TV, HBO, ESPN, table with chairs and alarm clock radio.
Country Hearth Inn Benton is your best choice within the county seat of Franklin County, Illinois. We offer ideal accommodations and location whether you are in town for entertainment, music and food festivals, sightseeing, wildlife activities or simply passing through on your way to Chicago or Champaign. At Country Hearth Inn Benton our goal is to provide our guests a great experience, not just a place to stay.
At Country Hearth Inn Benton, Expect More. Get More.
Off-Site Recreational Activities
County Seat Antique Mall, 0.6 mi.
Stark Total Body Fitness & Tan, 0.6 mi.
Curves, 0.6 mi.
Benton City Park, 1 mi.
Benton Fitness Center, 1.7 mi.
Pearson Skating Rink, 1.9 mi.
Benton Country Club, 4 mi.
Rend Lake Marina, 6.8 mi.
Rend Lake Golf Course, 7.2 mi.
Kneaded Comfort Massage Therapy, 7.5 mi.
West Frankfort Bowl, 7.9 mi.
West Frankfort Aquatic and Activities Center, 9.1 mi.
Rend Lake, 10.1 mi.
AMC Centre 8, 19.8 mi.
Illinois Star Centre Mall, 19.9 mi.
The HUB Recreation Center, 19.9 mi.
AMC University Place 8, 31.3 mi.
University Mall, 31.6 mi.
Liberty Theater, 36 mi.
32 Inch Flat Panel Cable TV
Alarm Clock Radio
Desk with Lamp
Free Local Calls
Free Wireless High-Speed Internet Access
Grab Bars in Bathroom
Table with Chairs
Franklin County Garage 1910 Museum, 0.7 mi.
I 57 Drag Strip, 4.2 mi.
Wayne Fitzgerrell State Park, 8.9 mi.
Rent One Park, 18.7 mi.
Pyramid State Park, 31.1 mi.
Super Splash Park, 32.7 mi.
Hamilton County State Fish & Wildlife Area, 33.7 mi.
Ferne Clyffe Waterfall, 33.9 mi.
Giant City State Park, 41 mi.
Plaza Restaurant, 0.1 mi.
Pizza Hut, 0.1 mi.
Arby's, 0.2 mi.
KFC, 0.2 mi.
Taco Bell, 0.2 mi.
Hardee's, 0.2 mi.
McDonald's, 0.4 mi.
Applebee's, 0.4 mi.
Peking Buffet, 0.6 mi.
Subway, 0.6 mi.
Full Moon House Chinese Restaurant, 0.6 mi.
Jack Russell Fish Co, 0.7 mi.
Pop's BBQ, 0.9 mi.
La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant, 0.9 mi.
CVS Pharmacy, 0.1 mi.
Rent One, 0.2 mi.
Dollar Tree, 0.5 mi.
Walmart Supercenter, 0.6 mi.
Peoples National Bank, 0.6 mi.
Benton Civic Center, 0.7 mi.
K & K Storage Barns, 0.8 mi.
The Weeping Willow, 0.8 mi.
King's Way Health Food Store, 0.8 mi.
Benton Public Library, 1 mi.
Kmart, 8 mi.
Rend Lake Water Festival, May
Herrinfesta Italiana, May
Pheasant Hollow Winery Cajun Festival, June
Bluegill Music Festival, July
Sugar Creek Music Festival, September
Local Colleges and Universities
Morthland College, 8.1 mi.
Rend Lake College, 11.5 mi.
Southern Illinois University, 34 mi.
Nearby Medical Centers and Hospitals
Franklin Hospital, 1.6 mi.
Marion VA Medical Center, 20 mi.
Heartland Regional Medical Center, 20.7 mi.