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The View Motel

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Our group stopped in for an overnight on our way home. The owner, Andy, was friendly and helpful. The motel clean and comfortable. We enjoyed our stay. The view of the valley from the motel was breathtaking. Given the opportunity we will definitely stay again.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay. The owners were so nice and friendly. They went above and beyond to make sure we had anything amd everything we wanted.. They even would bring ice for our coolers. Each night they would light us a campfire and play music. On one of the nights the brought us out everything we needed as a surprise...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were visiting Galena for a weekend get-away and happened to choose a weekend during a festival. We were fortunate enough to call the View and hear that they had just had a couple of cancellations due to the high heat that weekend. We arrived late in the evening and the owners were fantastic, giving us brief history of the...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Loved our weekend here. Very friendly host and clean updated rooms. View is nice along with the decorations outside. Fire pit and glass of wine they offered were nice too on a chilly night in November.

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to stay. Andy the owner takes great care of his property and it shows. The rooms are clean with great showers. It is an old motel, but well kept and a great value. We had a large group and he made it a great stay for us. We will stay again.

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Thank biker224
Plainfield, Illinois
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The View Motel is a great place. A great value. Andy and Joyce are so nice. The rooms are clean, and nice. Too tired to sit by the fire this trip. I will be back. Location is between Elizabeth and Galena.

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Thank patrick d
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have little to add to the other reviews other one more 5-star review to contribute to the average. Stayed for 2 nights for weekend getaway. About 10 minutes from downtown Galena, and 15 from Mississippi Palisades State Park. The room was clean, the water pressure in the shower was stronger than at home, and the hosts were helpful and...

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Thank Jason T
New Lenox, Illinois
Reviewed 23 June 2016

In the vast amount of places to stay in Carroll County...the Galena area - there is a "Gem" called The View. It is run with much attention to detail by Andy & Joyce. They are the nicest couple and take pride in their ownership of the motel. You are welcomed as soon as you pull in with the prettiest landscaping!...

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Thank Raul C
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We were so pleased with our stay at The View. The room was exactly what we needed -- very clean, comfortable beds, great shower, thick towels. Andy keeps the lawn just as immaculate. He spends a lot of time on the landscape and his flowers. Joyce and Andy gave us tips on where to go and what to do. We...

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Thank Curt S
Knox, Indiana, United States
Reviewed 3 June 2016

As always family and friends take 3 day weekend trip, and this year everyone wanted to go back to Galena Ill, and stay at Andy's and Joyce's motel, THE VIEW in Elizabeth Ill. So off we go, all on our motorcycles, bit chilly, some said it wad COLD, Going to see Andy! Of course we have the whole motel for...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The View Motel

Address: 2500 US Highway 20 W, Junction of Hwys 20 & 84, Elizabeth, IL 61028-9481
Region: United States > Illinois > Elizabeth
Price Range: £46 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
The View Hotel Elizabeth
View Hotel Elizabeth
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“Every room is great!!!”
ghiccups, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book in advance but still try last minute in case of a cancellation”
Tara-and-Patrick, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are all one level. Can pull right up to your room and park.”
406RaulC, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“views of rolling hills, beautiful sunrise, and sunset”
RAS7501, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Grab some friends and rent all 11 rooms for the weekend”
funseeker95, 15 May 2016 | Read review
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