When you book with us:


We believe in treating you like part of the family. Gregory's always feels like a little slice of home.


Ditch the worry! Gregory's changes all towels and bedding between every stay. We thoroughly sanitize the rooms between guests.


No matter the ask, we always aim to accommodate. From changing the timer on a crockpot to putting an inside joke on our sign, we will do it!

We are excited to announce that we are open for our spring season!! Stop in, see what’s new this year, and have a chat with Rich!
Gregory’s is the perfect place for your next vacation, reunion, wedding party or group get-togethers! We are a veteran owned and family operated small business that offers convenient accommodations close to Lake Shelbyville IL, state parks, fishing, hiking, and much more. Our general store carries anything needed while fishing, boating and camping. We are the closest possible lodging to the boat launch, Lithia Springs Marina, and Lithia Springs Campgroundjust 1/4 mile away. Located off the main road where the atmosphere is unbeatable. We provide complimentary Wi-Fi, electric hookups for boats, charcoal grills, and fire pits. Our covered pavilion and outside spaces provide fun areas to grill, play games, listen to music and relax. 

Sanitation, health, and wellness are a top priority at Gregory’s. We are taking extra precautions during stays and while cleaning. 

New Local Finds!


Free WiFi
Flat Screen Satellite TVs
Shaded Outdoor Tables
Fire Pits
Covered Pavilion
Free Games
Boat Parking
Electric Hook-ups
General Store
Gift Shop
Two Playgrounds
Updated and Upscale Rooms
Cleansing Tides Bath Amenities
Fully Equipped Mini-Kitchen
Breakfast Patio
Charcoal Grills
Personalized Guest Tabs
Online Booking
Private Patios

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Our accommodations are equipped with great outdoor spaces that have firepits, charcoal grills, and decks to relax after a hot day!

Regarding Complimentary Wi-Fi: A wireless internet connection is available, but cannot be guaranteed. There are also access points located at the breakfast patio and pavilion.

Cabin Units


  • Upscale New and updated linens and towels
  • Kitchens Dishware, pots and pans, full stove and oven, microwave, coffee pot and filters, fridge, sink
  • Outdoor Seating Private decks, firepits, and charcoal grills
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Motel Rooms


  • Upscale New and updated linens, towels, and rooms
  • Mini-Kitchens Dishware, microwave, coffee pot and filters, mini fridge, sink
  • Outdoor Seating and Games including charcoal grills and firepits
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Meet Our Family!

Gregory's Lodging is entirely family owned and operated!


Front Manager

Annie is the second-oldest sibling and specializes in general store management, web development, communication and social media. She's a crafty gal that helps with our creative side.



Tech Specialist

Since graduating from American University with dual degrees, Tasha has added a freshness to Gregory's. She is an idea machine, task master, and an IT genius (to the rest of us old people). She loves to camp, cook, and give Rich a hard time.



Mary works in the Decatur school district as a full-time Speech and Language Pathologist. She loves interacting with kids and helping at Gregory's over the summers! Organizing and locating lost items are her superpowers. The family's hard work ethic comes from Mary.



All Around Good Guy

Jake is the newest addition to the crew! You might have seen our resident redhead out and about over the past couple years. Now he is officially our 5th and most able-bodied employee. That makes him a builder, fixer, and general mover of heavy objects. He's also our freshest mind with bright ideas and a prominent part of our business side.



Big Boss

Many of you know Rich, even as Greg. He's the talker, the master of property checks, and a Navy veteran. Originally from Chicago (yes, the actual city itself), he has been in central Illinois for many years now. After retiring from Jewel Osco he turned Gregory's into a thriving general store and modern accommodations with his partner Mary.

Customer Buzz

We strive to give you the perfect vacation destination! But don't just take it from us, here's what our customers are saying.



"If I could give them more stars, I would!! I cannot say enough great things about this place!! Very clean rooms, well kept property, the general store has everything at great prices and the best breakfast in Shelbyville! This is a family run business and some of the best people I have ever met!! I can’t wait to go back!! The kitchenettes are actually bigger than they appear online too! They even give you dishes, silverware, towels, very comfortable beds and great water pressure in the showers!!! Lots of fire pits, seating and charcoal grills too!!
Thank you for everything!! I can’t wait to book again!!"
-June 23

Christa J.

Christa J.


"The entire staff (FAMILY) is amazing! Everyone is friendly, attentive and helpful. We feel like we are visiting friends when we stay and highly recommend this establishment to any and everyone that is looking for lodging in the area! Thank you all for caring so much about your guests and making them feel so comfortable! Food is always delicious and reasonably priced and the store has so many great items offered for sale! Hotel rooms are always clean and fully stocked!" -July '22




I absolutely loved it. Rich is so nice and they make you feel like family. He was so sweet and made me feel right at home. It is also super clean and has everything you could possibly need and want. It is in the best location as well!

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Gregory's Lodging & General Store

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1504 N 2070 E Rd Shelbyville, IL 62565

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