Find some tranquility with nature at Klehm Arboretum.
Rockford, where it can be found, is 170 miles (274 kilometers) from the capital city of the state, Springfield.
We wouldn't say you'll be overwhelmed with choice as far as booking a place to stay in the vicinity of Klehm Arboretum, but you'll still have 4 options within 6 miles (10 kilometers) that you can pick from. Spend some time comparing the amenities at the Cliffbreakers Riverside Hotel & Conference Center and Rockford Alpine Inn and Suites.
You will find some budget-friendly solutions not too far away. A couple of the choices are the Howard Johnson Hotel Rockford IL and the Quality Lodge.
After a few hours experiencing Klehm Arboretum, entertain your tastebuds at Smoke House Barbecue (432 Harrison Avenue, Rockford). It's nearby, at 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away.