Welcome to RiverLoft

About RiverLoft

Alternative Lodging for your stay in the Illinois Valley.

Whether you’re spending time visiting the Illinois Valley area, or find yourself here on a short business trip, River Loft offers an alternative to hotel accommodations.  A one bedroom, fully furnished, upstairs apartment overlooking the Illinois River in downtown Ottawa, offering a wonderful place to enjoy your stay


This spacious loft apartment offers not just a great place to spend the night when visiting the Illinois Valley, but a comfortable area to discuss business with colleagues or clients. The bedroom includes a queen size bed, large closet and a cozy reading area.  The living area, with hardwood floors, original oak woodwork, exposed brick walls and ceiling beams, is furnished with sofa, love seat, chair, cable TV , DVD and stereo.   The large kitchen and dining area incorporate a countertop stove, built-in oven, microwave, full refrigerator and all the necessities a well equipped kitchen should have. Linens and towels are provided for your use as well as a washer and dryer.   For the business traveler, a work area provides a computer with internet connection,  copier, scanner and printer to finish up your work or prepare for the next day.

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Located at the intersection of LaSalle and Main Streets in downtown Ottawa, Illinois, River Loft is an upstairs apartment offering complete furnishings for either business or pleasure.    River Loft  is within walking distance  to  the Illinois and Fox Rivers, public boat docks, the LaSalle County and Illinois Appellate Courthouses,  Washington Park  (one of the sites of  the historic  Lincoln—Douglas debates), and the Illinois & Michigan Canal.   Downtown Ottawa offers great shopping in a variety of stores, small specialty boutiques, craft and antique shops.  Many fine pubs and restaurants are within blocks of River Loft  to unwind, grab a sandwich or a full course dinner.  You’ll find River Loft the perfect place to stay when you visit the Illinois Valley..

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201 W Main St, Ottawa, Illinois 61350, United States

(815) 575-4325