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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Top notch! Check-in was perfect. Crystal, (sorry if I misplaced your name) was a delight, even tho she was getting over the flu. Very friendly & helpful. The King room, 254, is beautiful & spacious. We are anxious to try the authentic Indian food restaurant, which also serves American, which is right down the hall. This makes it double nice...

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Chicago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Remember this hotel as a Jumer's and much of it looks the same. I had no issues whatsoever as indicated in some other posts. Room was very clean, everything worked great, and was nice to park just out side the room. Also enjoyed the seating patio area outside sliding glass door. Paid extra for the suite which is large and...

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Edmond, Oklahoma
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The Front Desk Staff was nice and professional. Extremely old layout and Property. The Elevator was not working and the layout is a maze when trying to find your room. One huge plus is that it has a Restaurant and Lounge inside. They give you a coupon for breakfast, it is not provided with your stay. Wifi is very iffy....

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are always are updating and making our hotel modern and comfortable for our guest. During your stay we were putting a brand new elevator in that our hotel hasn't had until now. Our breakfast is 10% off in our nice sit down restaurant every morning. We hope to see you again in the near...

Abertillery
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Pleasant accommodation with restaurant and bar. The restaurant is Indian but serve other food on request. Indian food is of a high standard. Also good choice for breakfast. Breakfast not included in price but various options to suit all at a range of prices.

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed our restaurant! We hope to see you again soon. Amber Smith

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Very pleasant hotel. Friendly staff. Enjoyed our stay. Thanksgiving with family and we spent the night here to relieve the crowding a bit. So we didn't have dinner here but we would have liked to. We love Indian food and the restaurant in the hotel looked great.

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad that you enjoyed our authentic Indian food in our Haldi's restaurant. We look forward to seeing you and your family next time. Amber Smith

Vernon Hills, Illinois
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I stayed here one night and attended a wedding reception at the hotel. All staff were very kind and helpful. The room was a large and clean with good Wi-Fi. I was surprised by how quiet the room was and by how comfortable the bed was-I slept great! I wish I had been able to visit the restaurant, as I...

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. I am happy to hear that we could accommodate you during your stay with us. Come visit us again so you can try our delicious authentic Indian food. Thanks again! Amber Smith

Galesburg, Illinois
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Shower was in poor condition, no curtain, no soap, ceiling had a water leak, toilet barely flushed. Overall mediocre quality in the room. Would not stay at this hotel again. Location off the interstate is not ideal

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I have made management aware of your comments and they are looking into these issues immediately. We would like for you to give us another chance to show you that we want our guest to have the best stay! Please feel free to contact me with any questions at 309-343-7151. Amber Smith

sacramento, United States
Reviewed 4 November 2016

older hotel, would not be my first choice if i had known better when I stayed there. Was first off the highway after a long drive. Hotel older, rooms not up to par with others Best Western properties.

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We do have a older hotel, I can assure you that we are renovated and have many new amenities available. We hope to see you again in the near future. Amber Smith

Hazel Crest, Illinois
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was a little upset when trying to check in due them saying they couldn't find my Reservation, well they couldn't because they had let someone check into my room without being on Reservation or a Credit Card. Luckily it was one of my friends I was meeting there but supposed it hadn't been and I went to the room...

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are looking into the issue that occurred during your check-in process to assure this will not happen again. I am glad that you enjoyed our new restaurant! Our Best Western has many amenities available, we have a onsite lounge and restaurant, indoor pool, fitness area, we offer fridge and microwaves in all of our...

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stayed here several times in the past due to the convenient location. The setting is beautiful but the rooms have deteriorated since we stayed there last year. We stayed on the outbound leg and the inbound leg of our trip and both rooms smelled like Lysol spray. One of the desk chairs had what appeared to be a poop...

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prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We do still have breakfast 7 days a week in our restaurant. We also offer a 10% off coupon at check-in. I have forwarded your review to our housekeeping manager. We always take pride in our rooms and make sure they are nice and clean for our guest. We would like for you to give...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover northwestern Illinois from the comfort of this quaint Galesburg hotel, just minutes from Knox College and Seminary Street. Conveniently located off the I-74, the BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center is just three miles from the heart of Galesburg, IL. Guests are just minutes from historic Seminary Street, offering shopping, dining and more. History and culture lovers delight in Galesburg's many well-known attractions, from the Orpheum Theatre to the Galesburg Railroad Museum to the birthplace of famed writer Carl Sandburg. A scenic self-guided car tour takes guests from this Galesburg hotel to many of these popular attractions. The hotel is a great choice for families visiting students at Knox College or Carl Sandburg College, both just minutes away. It's also a convenient spot for experiencing seasonal events, like Railroad Days and the Stearman Fly-In. This Illinois hotel also offers easy access for corporate travelers doing business at RFMS and BNSF employees. A full service Galesburg hotel with the only full service event location in the area, we offer the highest quality amenities. Our ballroom can seat up to 300 guests, making the property a perfect choice for your next meeting, banquet, reunion or wedding. The newly renovated rooms at the BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center include comfortable beds with quality linens and plush pillows. Newly installed 37-inch LCD flat-screen TV's have cable satellite & HBO(R). Select rooms offer a private patio entrance to our beautiful courtyard. Other amenities available at this Galesburg hotel include an indoor pool, exercise facility, fun games in our courtyard for the family, and free Wi-Fi access. Haldi's is our onsite restaurant & lounge, this offers authentic Indian dining. We serve an all American breakfast every morning. Make the BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center your home away from home during your next visit to Galesburg, IL. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center

Address: 300 S Soangetaha Rd, I-74 at East Main, Galesburg, IL 61401-5527
Region: United States > Illinois > Galesburg
Price Range: ₹ 5,530 - ₹ 6,486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 113
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Also Known As:
Best Western Galesburg
Galesburg Best Western
Best Western Prairie Hotel
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“Splurge for the suite was worth it.”
  • whirlpool
  • Large suite with sofa bed
  • Fridge and lots of coffee/tea supplies. Microwave
  • sofa bed
 of 5 bubbles ordglobal, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose rooms on the first floor this hotel has no elevators”
 of 5 bubbles Windsoftravel, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick a ground floor room with the sliding doors and patio.”
 of 5 bubbles E8826NSdanield, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There is no elevator in some areas. If you have luggage or mobility issues ask before booking.”
 of 5 bubbles sdh2014, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for first floor room if you do not want to use stairs ... there are no elevators”
 of 5 bubbles 966terrye, 12 May 2016 | Read review
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