Since we are only minutes away from St. Louis

some like to take advantage during their stay

to visit some of the sights there, such as

Or on the Illinois side of the river

You're sure to enjoy any stay with us, whether you're here on business or for some fun.  May you depart from our home nourished in body, rested in mind and filled with God's peace.

The Koi Pond

Along the Way Bed and Breakfast

152 Central Avenue  Mitchell, Illinois 62040


We offer spacious rooms and suites that are designed to fit anyone's budget and taste. Our room offer simplicity and comfort you have been looking for.

A full country breakfast is available in our downstairs dining room that gives a full view of our serene back yard, the Koi pond and the pasture.


If relaxing is more your style, be sure to check out our hot tub enclosed in lovely gazebo. Enjoy the view and a breeze from all directions. Spend your afternoon unwinding and relaxing in pure bliss.  Or, if you prefer, book a relaxing massage with one of our one-site massage therapists. We also offer the use of the far infrared sauna to our guests. 


  • The Gateway Arch and River Front
  • The Old Cathedral
  • Busch Stadium and Ballpark Village
  • The Fabulous Fox Theatre
  • The Muny
  • Forest Park
  • The St. Louis Zoo
  • The Science Center
  • The Art Museum
  • Grants Farm
  • The Botanical Gardens


Along the Way is designed with you in mind. We've tailored each room, our hospitality and amenities to make your stay as enjoyable and relaxing as possible. We hope that our attention to detail and desire to pamper you shines through each and every moment of your stay. 

Our B & B is conveniently located at the intersection of I 270 (Old Route 66) and Illinois State Route 203 (exit 4).  It is only minutes away from all that the St. Louis Metropolitan area has to offer as well as many attractions on the Illinois side of the Mississippi. (see helpful links below)

We are located directly behind Tri-City Speedway which generally operated on Friday evenings beginning April 1st through October 30th.  Races begin around 6:00 p.m. and end around midnight.  For their schedule Please visit