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Chestnut Mountain Resort

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Only in the Midwest will you find such an unexpected diamond in the rough. High above the Mississippi, tucked nicely in the hills near historic Galena, Chestnut Mountain is a premier Illinois.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Mountain View
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Dubuque Municipal Airport17 mi
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Reviews (283)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Hotel is magnificent. It was very clean and had a very friendly staff. Not only was the hotel nice but all the accompaniments. The alpine slide was a hit with our little one the soaring eagle was awesome and mini golfing was amazing. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I agree with most of the other reviews that point out a musty smell down the room hallways. It is not a pleasant smell but not overwhelming either. Although we were not necessarily challenged by the lack of elevators, it is not difficult to imagine...More

Thank TravelingChief
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The hotel is in the middle of nowhere, but I guess that's by design.We stayed a couple of nights before Labor Day so we were not there during skiing season, I'm sure it quite different then. The room was nice and clean with a good...More

Thank rick w
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This resort has a lot to offer. On site dining, bar, wedding venue,pool, game room, ski resort and more. However, it is quite dated (the rooms are OK). There's a musty smell throughout the entire resort. Overwhelming smell of mold coming from the AC unit...More

Thank 373rhonda
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I've been here. The staff are welcoming and helpful! My family truly enjoyed the Alpine Slide. The view is phenomenal. We will be going back for another ride! The price is average.

Thank Shannon J
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love1999
6 August 2018|
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Response from Mickey882 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a 15 minute drive from resort to downtown Galena down winding roads with incredible views.
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Sanmaric
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Room Tips
"You have to pay extra for a room viewing the river."
373rhonda
27 Aug 2018
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"ask for a view room, well worth it"
graywolf530242
3 Aug 2018
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"Request a room with a view. Otherwise, you get the parking lot. But remember there is no elevator."
gddo
1 Aug 2018
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"Our room, 325, had a great view of the activities and the river!"
DebbieC1000
7 Jul 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$95 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesIllinoisGalena
NUMBER OF ROOMS
119
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