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Chestnut Mountain Resort

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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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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Wheelchair access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Mountain View
Great View
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285Reviews
109Photos
16Q+A
83Room tips
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Beautiful country. skiing was fun with man made snow. Suite was clean but be aware. The 2 bedroom suite that sleeps 12 is really one bedroom and one great room with 5 beds. only one bathroom. mini fridge that barely gets cold and a single serving coffee maker. We felt a little
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Galena was lit up with luminaries and we enjoyed the downtown. Very crowded, so we went to our Mountain Chalet at Chestnut Mountain Resort, and was very pleased with the accommodations. Very clean and comfortable room, with a view of the ski runs. Constant snow being blown
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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 ride up from the slide on the ski
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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 that seniors with luggage
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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 view. The staff that we interacted with were
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Jacuzzi Suite
view from our room
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Standard Room
Took this picture from our hotel room. Riverside room #223.
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How far is it from downtown ?
It’s a 15 minute drive from resort to downtown Galena down winding roads with incredible views.
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Is it s pet friendly hotel?
I do not know but did not see any
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The restaurants at Chestnut Mountain offer many options when it comes to breakfast, and it varies, look at their website, it is all there, even menus.
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I believe they all are updated, they've been working on it over the past couple of years, certainly the main building, on the right side of the complex, is updated. very nice. (they have raised their rates).
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"First floor was noisy, may have better luck in rooms on higher floors."
"You have to pay extra for a room viewing the river."
"ask for a view room, well worth it"
"Request a room with a view. Otherwise, you get the parking lot. But remember there is no elevator."
"Our room, 325, had a great view of the activities and the river!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$98 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
chestnut mountain galenachestnut mountain hotel galena
LOCATION
United StatesIllinoisGalena
NUMBER OF ROOMS
119
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