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    Plan Your Next Corporate Retreat Now!!
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  • Heartland Lodge is a wonderful experience for all administration.  Everyone was wonderful and the meals were incredible.  Our clay thrower, Hunter, was very fun for our clay shooting experience.
    - Hannibal-LaGrange--Betty Anderson
  • I had attended a two-day company seminar and was very impressed with the level of service for this type of function.  The facilities and food service were exceptional, along with the hay ride and campfire activities!
    - Joe Goerlich
  • Heartland Lodge has a wonderful staff, beautiful surroundings, and comfortable clean rooms!
    - BASF, Mark Hannold
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Corporate Retreats

Corporate Retreat Getaway in IllinoisIf you are looking for unique business conference centers with corporate retreat and team building ideas, consider Heartland Lodge's conference facilities. With packages for two to seventy-five guests, Heartland Lodge is prepared to accommodate corporate retreats of all kinds. Individual conference facilities and conference rooms with full services are available. For a small group, you can buyout one of our lodges; two or three lodges can be booked for medium-sized groups; and all four lodges can be yours for larger group programs.  During your complete buyout, you will have our staff and lodge(s) exclusive for your group. If you are looking for unique corporate retreat ideas, this is it! Heartland Lodge is one of the nicest business conference centers in Illinois and Missouri.

  • 100% Money Back Guarantee
  • 15% Off Sunday - Thursday Rates
  • Unique Corporate Retreat Venue
  • Team Building Activities
  • Full Conference Center

  • “Incredible facility and staff. The finest lodge I have ever stayed in. A great value!”
    Brian Payne, John Deere  

Corporate Retreat Lodge In Illinois

Email or call 800-717-4868 for a price quote.

We were recently featured on the cover of Missouri Meetings
and Events
(We are located in Western Illinois.)
Heartland on Cover of Missouri Meeting & Events 

Rates & Reservations

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Rooms and Conference Facilities

Original Lodge Rooms

Executive Retreat Rooms in IllinoisRegular Room - There are eleven regular rooms. These rooms have two extra-long, triple-sheeted twin beds with a private bath. Each room is decorated in a certain theme according to its name.

Angler Room - This room has a queen-size, triple-sheeted bed and a set of bunk beds. The Angler Room also has a private bath and is decorated in a fishing theme.

Whitetail Suite - The Whitetail Suite has a king-size, triple-sheeted canopy bed, fireplace and a private Jacuzzi. It also has a walkout porch with a porch glider that is perfect for viewing the wildlife.

All of these rooms are located in The Original Lodge.

Prairie Ridge Lodge Rooms

Luxury Suite - There are seven luxury suites in our Prairie Ridge Lodge. Each suite has a king-size, triple-sheeted canopy bed, private bath with Jacuzzi, fireplace, daybed, comfy chairs, mini refrigerator, walkout porch, and is decorated according to its own theme. The ultra-comfy beds have become an attraction themselves!

These suites are located in the Prairie Ridge Lodge.

Sunset Valley Lodge Rooms

Executive Retreat Suite in IllinoisThere are seven unique suites and rooms available at Sunset Valley. All of the rooms feature an ultra-comfy, triple-sheeted bed and have been furnished with hand-made Old Hickory furniture. Five of these rooms, including The Grand Suite and All About The View Suite, offer an amazing view of the sunset over the Mississippi River bluffs. The private bath of The Grand Suite features a large two-person shower and sauna while two of the suites feature private Jacuzzis, all with the same amazing view of the river bluffs!

For more information on the additional highlights of each suite or room, visit our Sunset Valley Lodge page. 

Heavenly View Cabin

There are four suites and rooms in Heavenly View. Three suites have king-size Old Hickory beds, comfy chairs, love seats and are decorated in a southwest theme. The fourth room has two queen-size beds. All beds are triple-sheeted and ultra comfy. Heavenly View can only be reserved as a private cabin (individual rooms cannot be reserved.) The Heartland Lodge meal plan is not an option at Heavenly View unless booking the entire resort.

For more information, visit our Heavenly View Cabin page.

Recreation and Great Rooms

Conference Room for Meetings In Illinois or MissouriRecreation Rooms - Perfect for corporate entertaining and team building, these rooms are featured in each lodge. All recreation rooms have a large screen television, pool table, card/game table and library. Some lodges also have an electronic dart board, shuffle board, foosball table, air hockey table and wet bar.

Great Rooms - These rooms have large stone fireplaces, bronze statues, and large open ceilings. The Original Lodge and Sunset Valley Lodge both have large, beautiful Great Rooms.


Dining Room & Meals

The Dining Room & Meals are an attraction themselves, home-cooked and plentiful! And of course, refreshments and snacks can be provided at your daily meetings.


Conference Center

Conference Room for MeetingsOur corporate conference center includes a 1500 sq. ft. conference area and separate boardroom along with wireless high-speed internet access, fax machines, multiple phone lines, copy machines, projectors, easels, white board, etc. Our conference facilities provide the perfect place to have a motivational speaker, team building program or executive retreat. You will be amazed at how a relaxed atmosphere creates improved productivity. Other business conference centers cannot compete with the natural beauty that surrounds the resort and our activities! At a Heartland Lodge corporate retreat, ideas flow smoothly and most groups make great strides in a short amount of time. Learn more about our business meeting & conference facilities.


Outdoor Recreation Activities

team buidling activitiesOutdoor Recreation...Where do we start? How about our famous evening hayride! Take a trip along the Mississippi River bluffs and see an elk farm, deer, turkey, and the most scenic river valley view in the Midwest! Enjoy the breathtaking sunset across the river in the Missouri hills (weather permitting). After the hayride, relax around the bonfire and enjoy a s'more or two. We also offer horseback riding, sporting clays, fishing, hunting, ATV's, bike riding, golf, volleyball, croquet, Old West cookouts, paintball, pistol range, mountain biking, and over 1,200 acres of trails, ponds and unmatched scenic beauty.

As if all that wasn't enough, trips can be arranged to visit historic Hannibal, MO (Mark Twain and Molly Brown's birth homes, museums, and more) or Springfield, IL (home of Abraham Lincoln). For corporate entertainment, team building, or your company outing, Heartland Lodge can't be beat. For a complete list of activities, visit our Activities and Amenities page.


Email or call 800-717-4868 for a price quote.

Deposit & Cancellation Policy

Deposit Policy
A 50% deposit is due when making your reservations.

Cancellation Policy
Due to the nature of our business, we ask for a 60-day cancellation notice. A processing fee of 10% of your total booking will be charged when cancelling. Cancellations without 60 days notice will not be refunded. If someone in your original booking party does not show, you will be charged the full amount. These policies help us provide you with better service.


Trip Insurance

Harpole's Heartland Lodge strives to give our guests the best experience possible. We understand that your upcoming trip is a significant investment. We offer trip insurance through North America's leading provider of Travel Insurance called "Travel Guard".

There are many circumstances that could change your plans. Please take a few minutes to learn how you can protect yourself. If you choose to decline this valuable coverage, you are assuming any financial loss associated with a cancellation or a change in your travel arrangements.

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