POSTED 3/28/2022
The family of the late Patrick J. Mossey have decided to sell the Mossey Apartment Building and that also includes the closing of the Starved Rock "Hidden Gem" Penthouse. Thank you everyone for coming to our website and the ones that stayed.



The Starved Rock Penthouse was crafted for business travelers & adult vacationers for short term to extended stay accommodations. 
Customzied extended stays are welcome.  
Don't wait, reserve your Penthouse stay today!

The "Hidden Gem" Pictures

Welcome Home - We're open year around
"No More Hotels"!

The Penthouse is a fully furnished 2-bedroom, 
1-bathroom stay-cation with a King and Queen bedroom set in each bedroom.  Secured entrance, on-site parking for up to two (2) vehicles, an amazing private upstairs outdoor balcony.  Dining for up to four (4), love seat with two (2) recliners, couch, computer desk with computer plugin capabilities.  Secured Wi-Fi Internet and offers two (2) Smart TV's with complimentary Dish Network channels.  

Completely stocked kitchen cabinets with all the cooking utincils, great baking and cooking pots & pans, complimentary laundry facilities, with two outdoor common patio/sitting areas & two (2) gas grilling areas, and so much more...

It is now Spring, and the patios will available in the month of April

Check out our photos!

The penthouse featurs the use of including but not limited to extra pillows, oscillating fans, loads of closet hangers, a beverage cooler, folding chairs with carrying bags, blow dryer, hair items, clean linens & bathroom necessities.  Need to do laundry?  We provide complimentary Tide laundry pods and dryer sheets for washing on-site at no cost.

Winter Holiday Entrance

Celebration Times Special Requests Available

View from living room to dining area

King Walnut Bedroom

Queen Oak Bedroom

Balcony view from dining area

Furnished Kitchen

Balcony at the Penthouse

Dinning area for four

Reclining Double Seating Living Room

View to dinning area from living room

View from Balcony

Walnut King Bedroom

Computer Desk with plug-ins

View from living room into the kitchen-  balcony area 

Computer desk with plug-ins & Wi-Fi

Balcony View

Private Balcony outdoor sitting 

Great Thought!

Rear of building

The best
stay-cation around

Two outdoor gas grills for our guests w/ two sitting areas

Dining for up to 4 guests

Entrance in Hallway

King Walnut Bedroom

Closet/dresser in the Queen Oak Bedroom 

Little Vermillion River- Lowell, IL 

Just Peaceful

Just great views close to the Penthouse

Fall at the Vermillion River

Just great views in the area

Happy Holidays 2020

Buffalo at Buffalo Rock State Park  - August 2021
Currently, there are 3 real live bisons

Living Room 
Sept. 2021

Great Dining area for four

Coffee- Tea Central

Walking into the King Walnut Bedroom

Continental Breakfast Anyone?

King Walnut Bedroom  relax time

Clean Full Bathroom
Recently Updated Sept. 2021

Very Clean

Bathroom Stone Sink

Queen Oak Bedroom

A great night's sleep

Our Furnished Penthouse offers Two (2) Bedrooms
One King, One Queen
one (1) Full Bathroom completely furnished with over 1100 sq. ft. of living space, is   awaiting our guests!  

Visit our gallery, pictures speak a thousand words.
This penthouse was crafted with professionals and travelers in mind.  Completely furnished with quality items, deluxe beds and linens. 
Location, location, location is perfect. 
Walking distance to everything in downtown Ottawa.

The Penthouse is just a few miles from the gateway of the Starved Rock area.           

The I & M Canal Towpath is just steps away from the our building for hiking, walking and pedal bike riding.  Truly, walking steps from our front door. 

There  are so many little towns within minutes or a few miles away. 
Looking for a fun time away, start with a great destination stay. 

The rest will be easy!

 Want to stay?  Email now

Outdoor Enthusiast???

While enjoying our beautiful summer weather, and the manicured  grounds that surround the penthouse, guests will find two large sitting  & two gas grilling areas in the  back yard.   Just sit back , cook steaks from an amazing local meat locker, or fresh caught fish, enjoy a few cocktails, relax, read a book,  whatever makes a smile happen. 

Walking, riding bicycles are a great way to visit the sights in historic downtown Ottawa.   Visit our many parks, join in on our festivals through out the year.  So many activities and amazing sights awaits visitors to our area.   We do offer two pedal bikes at no charge, subject to seasonal weather.

Visit Starved Rock State Park, Matthiessen State Park, Rock Canyons, Waterfalls, local watering holes, and amazing restaurants.   

No more "wineing" in Starved Rock country, Visit one of many local wineries and try our Illinois Valley tradition.

Email Today!

You want to leave or read reviews?

You will find reviews on Google now and past VRBO reviews of our past guests.  We recently unlisted our Penthouse Rental on VRBO and Trip Advisor due to the scammers that are out there.  
We want our guests safe and don't want to take unsolicited emails.


Our reader friendly website does not allow direct postings as of now, so we took it a step higher.

Visit Google,to leave or read reviews! 
Guests, please rate your stay and the accomodations. 
10% off your next stay if booked direct within 6 months from last stay.

Remind Bonnie of this offering when you call or email for a reservation.

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We have followed the recommended guidelines to ensure our destination stay is the best for everyone.  

Health & Safety is our responsibility too.


 Check in 3 p.m. -Check-Out 12 p.m.

New Update: Undisclosed additional number of guests that show after a reservation is secured, will be subject to an additional per person fee, that must be paid prior to commencing the stay.  That fee is $100.00 per person/subject to the four (4) person maximum.
If a reservation is secured for two people, only two people may stay. 
Modifications are allowed at least 7 days prior to the secured paid stay.    

Seasonal Rates (subject to change)

Corporations and Businesses, need a place for your traveling professionals to stay, call us!  Customzied plans welcomed.  Corporate Checks accepted/Credit Card/Cash

2-night minimum to extend stays welcome.  
Holiday weekends require a three (3) night minimum
**Holiday Rates are quoted upon request**

For a two (2) or three (3) night stay, a few edible goodies are provided to get our guests get started, such as Coffee K-cups, teas, & creamers, and bottled water too.  There are always munchies too for breakfast.

For week stays to extended stays, more goodies are provided  including the ones above.  Suprises is what we are known for.  We don't disapoint. 
Yes, this is all included in the price.   

Customized shopping (for a fee) can be arranged, just call or email the concerige, leave the shopping to us.  

All the above goodies are complimentary for our guests.  It is a great way to start any stay, welcome to the home-away-from home.

Friday to Sunday

$350 per weekend

Check in 3 p.m.
Check-Out 12 p.m.
No matter the stay!

A great weekend
get-a-way.  Come stay and take in all our area has to offer.

Sunday to Thursday 
a two (2) minimum


2 NIGHTS = $300

Need extra nights...
No problem
3 - $425
4 - $525
each night thereafter  is $100 additional

Weekly Stays Welcome
6 nights/7 days

Month Long Rental
30 days
$58 per night

Monthly Rate is $1750

Best Value!

Penthouse weekly light cleaning comes with this rental term
Savings of $120 a month

We offer customized stays.  How long do you wish to stay?

Call for details

Payments can be by credit card, corporate checks, and cash

*Great parking
*Building Security

*Full Laundry Facilities
*Outdoor Sitting Areas
*Gas Grilling Areas
*Close to everywhere
*Complimentary His / Her Pedal Bikes
*Indoor Storage for Personal Items

New Rental Added:
Extended Stay Only
1 Bedroom / 1Bathroom

$46 per night
$1400 / Monthly

Long Term Furnished Rental

Great Parking
Laundry On Site
Bottom Floor Apartment
Private Entrance
Quiet/Relaxing Space

(A small processing fee  will to be applied)
You're private, secured destination stay-cation is awaiting   
Just call or email us for availability...personalized service at your fingertips!  

Anything needed, just ask!

 Bonnie is here to assist.

Concierge of the Starved Rock Penthouse

This amazing building & fully furnished       2-bedroom/1-bathroom over 1100 sq. ft.  Penthouse awaits Adult Travelers and Business Professionals.  Book your reservation today.
I can't wait to hear from you!
You will have my personalized services.
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