Atlanta Inn

Located right off of I-55 and Route 66. Your stay includes A/C, breakfast, Wi-Fi, and parking. If you don’t have time to explore more of our community, it is just a quick, short walk to find snacks at Casey’s, Dollar General, or the Atlanta Truck Stop. Grab dinner at Dairy Queen, Pizza Hut Express, or the Country-Aire Restaurant. Wake up, and hop back on the road!


Address: 103 Empire Street

Phone number: (217) 648-2322


Colaw Rooming House

The Colaw Rooming House is located just 2 blocks from Route 66, offering off-street parking, curved front porch, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, a charming living room with fireplace, dining room and delightful yellow & red kitchen. You’ll be glad you planned a stop at this 5-star AirBnB, restored to its 1940’s glory!


Website: AirBnB

Address: 204 NW Vine Street

Phone: (217) 671-1219

Colaw Rooming House

For Harvest Host Members

Atlanta offers 3 locations where Harvest Host members can stay a night (or two). Atlanta Harvest Host sites.

We accept reservations 365 days a year. For those arriving on weekdays before 4:30PM, we offer check-in at City Hall, 102 NW Vine Street. For those arriving outside of these hours, we offer self-check-in for your convenience.

Atlanta Public Library: Illinois’ only 8-sided public library
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Atlanta Public Library

Historic U.S. Route 66 Driving Exhibit: A rare stretch of original Route 66 paved road.
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Historic U.S. Route 66 Driving Exhibit

JH Hawes Grain Elevator: Illinois’ only operational wooden grain elevator built in 1904.
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JH Hawes Grain Elevator