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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We attended a wedding at this location and the best thing that happened this weekend was that they did end up married. That's it. That was the highlight. Upon check in we discovered that not only did we not have any cellular service at this resort (AT&T) but there also was no reliable wifi. There were small moments that if...

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6Thank Laura H
Reviewed 20 May 2015

My family booked 3 rooms here in May 2015. All of us really liked this resort; we found the staff to be very welcoming/gracious and helpful. The views, if you have one from your room, and from the dining rooms are awesome. We ate dinner at the Sunset Grill restaurant and absolutely LOVED the food (we all ordered steak) and...

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Suburban Chicago
Reviewed 20 May 2015

For a great view of the upper Mississippi and access to the area around Galena, this is a nice location. The lodging is nothing special, but the rooms are large and comfortable. Dining options include an outdoor patio with a nice view over the river. Decent selection of quality beers on draft.

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Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We've been heading up to Chestnut Mountain Resort for years, and there have been massive improvements and renovations that have taken place since. However, this does not seem to be applicable toward rooms that allow pets. Last year we headed up and decided to bring our beloved family dog with us. As we walked down the hall to our room,...

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3Thank tanidab
Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

Last week we went to this place because in Illinois you don't have much other options. But this year we are so dispointed that they decided to leave the snow untouched after snow falls!? What a waste! A lot of snow piles up on the slops created more dangerous spots, no fun! Too bad.

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Thank Lei T
Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

I had mixed feelings about coming to Chestnut Mountain because of several non complimentary reviews I had read on different web sites but as a visitor to the US and someone who loves to ski in Europe I took the plunge and drove from Chicago to check it out. That was a very wise decison.This place is excellent and very...

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2Thank Tony M
St. Charles, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 27 January 2015

We just got home yesterday from staying here for their 2 night weekend deal. We found the place to be a great deal for the price! We love to ski and felt that for less than $1000, our family of 4 could stay, rent equipment and ski to our hearts' content! We loved the fact that we could start early...

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Thank Susan F
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 27 January 2015

This is a fun place to ski with friends. Slopes for all levels of experience. Ski in, ski out. Plenty of lifts; we never had to wait in a line. The hotel has plenty of amentieis and the Sunset Grill has excellent breakfast! The food in the Grille and the bar are reasonable. The hotel does not have an elevator...

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Thank Bill63131
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 22 January 2015

I had good time at the resort. It was first time for me. So my wife and my 2 year old child had to stay at the restaurant while my teenager daughters and I were skiing. She had things to do there, nice view, bar, arcade games etc. The slopes were ok. The rooms outdated, dirty, the heater was so...

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1Thank miki_al
Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 14 January 2015

the location is definitely unique! the view from the hotel is picturesque since it is sitting on top of the hill overlooking the river. skiing is in the backyard and ski gear is available for rental on location. food in the hotel's restaurants is ok. rooms are a bit outdated. could use a refrigerator and a microwave in the rooms.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chestnut Mountain Resort

Address: 8700 W Chestnut Rd, Galena, IL 61036
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: ₹ 6,616 - ₹ 12,005 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Chestnut Mountain Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 119
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Chestnut Mountain Galena
Chestnut Mountain Hotel Galena
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“Ask for a room overlooking the slopes/river, we were on the parking lot side :-( but hardly in the room, so no big deal!”
 of 5 bubbles 441BrianH, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for first floor”
 of 5 bubbles SuziCalla, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms with views of the Miss River valley are priced higher, but the view is awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles pc746, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't take courtyard view, unless you want a room with a view to the parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles 359karana, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, so stay on the first floor. WiFi is horrible. Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles , 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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