Welcome to Savanna, Illinois, an outdoor lovers paradise. Located along the banks of the mighty Mississippi River in northern Illinois, Savanna hosts a multitude of outdoor recreation and family fun activities all year long.
From hiking, biking and golfing in the spring and summer to bird watching, ice fishing and cross country skiing in the winter we host a wide variety of outdoor recreation and entertainment. The Mississippi River is a wonderful spot for boating, canoeing, fishing or just relaxing.
New shops and old offer a variety of Illinois handmade products, antiques and home decor. Restaurants are full of delicious homemade items and lodging establishments offer warm and cozy rooms and friendly service.
Celebrations, live entertainment and special events are featured all year long in Savanna. The Savanna Museum and Cultural Center hosts guest speakers and dances but their most popular activity is the annual Christmas Tree Walk. A spooktacular time is always had at the Fireman’s Haunted Forest and music of all genres can be found in Savanna between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
The newest and most spectacular site in Savanna is Havencrest Castle. This uniquely decorated 63 room mansion is now open for tours. Love and beauty fill every corner of this one-of-a-kind castle. Visitors are left with an unforgettable experience of beauty, elegance, and fantasy embraced by a never-ending love story.
Motorcycle enthusiast will find a wide variety of live entertainment, tattoo parlors, pubs and bars, motorcycle gear and even a wedding chapel. The beautiful rolling hills of our countryside lead you right to the doors of two of the most interesting and entertaining bike meccas in the Northwest, Poopy’s Pub N Grub and the Ironhorse Social Club.
Savanna is the perfect location for a girl’s get-away, men’s rugged weekend, family reunion and more. We invite you to browse through our web-site and chose from one of our many lodging establishments to plan your next get-away. From rustic cabins to the Blue Bedroom, Granny O’Neils B&B, the L&M Motel or the Super 8 there is a room in Savanna to suit every need.