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Chestnut Mountain Resort

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8700 Chestnut Dr, Galena, IL 61036-8787 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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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
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place with tons of activities for kids. Big swimming pool, affordable restaurants and view from our window- amazing. I definitely recommend the place for everybody, families with kids , solo travelers or couples . Evening cruise on Mississippi River is also very nice.

Thank MonikaP5369
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were vacationing in Galena. We had finished a stay at a bed and breakfast, but wanted to extend our vacation another day. We found a cheap rate for Chestnut Mountain on Trip Advisor. We booked the room, paid for it and...More

Thank Frank Z
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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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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$95 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
chestnut mountain galenachestnut mountain hotel galena
United StatesIllinoisGalena
Traveller (82)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (8)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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6 August 2018|
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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"You have to pay extra for a room viewing the river."
27 Aug 2018
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"ask for a view room, well worth it"
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."
1 Aug 2018
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"Our room, 325, had a great view of the activities and the river!"
7 Jul 2018
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