Local & Regional Tourism Information

Our local Western Illinois area provides multiple destinations to enjoy as part of your visit to our winery here in Brown County, Illinois.

Lodging Options:

Irish House Hotel

Recommended by the Ridge View Winery

Many of our visitors stay at the nearby Irish House hotel, located less than 15 minutes away between the Ridge View Winery and Mt Sterling, Illinois. Irish House Hotel near Mount Sterling, Illinois

Located just south of Mount Sterling, Illinois along State Route 99 in Brown County, the Irish House Hotel is a favorite of visitors to the Ridge View Winery.

Amenities include:

  • Indoor Pool
  • Spacious Rooms
  • Friendly Staff
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Contact Information:

Rt. 99 South, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353
Phone 217-773-4100
Email [email protected]

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Please note: When we last checked, Mapquest cannot properly locate the Irish House Hotel, which is located just south of Mount Sterling, Illinois, on State Highway 99 in Brown County. (last checked 1/3/19)

Driving directions to the Irish House Hotel from the Ridge View Winery:

From the Ridge View Winery, after heading north-east along County Road 480 N, turn left (North) when you reach Highway 107. When Highway 107 ends at Highway 99 (just south of Mt Sterling,) turn right and go a short distance to the Irish House Hotel, which will be on the right (west) side of Highway 99. (View Ridge View Winery Map)

Quincy Area Hotels

A wide variety of overnight accommodations can be found in the nearby city of Quincy, located west of Mt Sterling. Call the Ridge View Winery at 217-289-3300 for recommendations!

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Shopping Options:

Local area shopping options in Mount Sterling and Brown County, IllinoisCombine your visit to the Ridge View Winery with local shopping opportunities in the surrounding Brown County area.

For example, “A Rustic Garden” in Mt. Sterling offers garden fencing, planters, and urns, plant stands, arbors, benches, chairs and gifts – and also proudly serves Ridge View wines. Visit them at www.arusticgarden.com

Illinois River Wine Trail:
The Ridge View Winery is a member of the Illinois River Wine Trail, featuring wineries dotted along the Illinois River Road Scenic Byway.

Illinois Grape Growers and Vintners Association:

Illinois Grape Growers and Vintners Association is made up of more than 90 wineries and 450 vineyards across the state. The experiences offered to visitors by members of the Association are diverse; ranging from the quaint bed and breakfast vineyard in the rolling hills of Southern Illinois to larger wineries offering classes, tours, tastings and even on-site chefs.

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Deer & Turkey Hunting

Hunting Unlimited Inc is your gateway to the tremendous Western Illinois hunting opportunities available here in Brown County, IL. The geography surrounding the Ridge View Winery is renowned as the “Golden Triangle” of whitetail deer hunting for the entire United States. Eastern-strain wild turkeys abound in the surrounding hills. To learn more about hunting opportunities in this area, call Larry Hanold at the winery phone number of 217-289-3300.