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McHenry, Illinois
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This hotel still bills itself as a resort with a water park that has been closed for over a year which in my book is false advertising. Aside from this it is very run down and dirty. The mediocre ratings that I read were generous. Stay elsewhere...

2Thank HippieBob
North Canton, Ohio
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Has the most pleasant staff and is currently undergoing much needed renovations. Water resort is closed and so is outdoor pool. Dark hallways with lights out was not good. Worst part was being awakened by a drunken fight in hallway right outside my room. Went on for quite a while. Called front desk but no one answered. Not the experience...

2Thank LAH461
Palos Heights, Illinois
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel!! Needs a little updating!! Elevator was out of order! Ice machine wasn't working! Breakfast buffet was wonderful! It was fine for one night! The room was spacious and clean! The hair dryer was a blast from the past! Loved it!!

1Thank Leann C
Caro, Michigan
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I have been staying at the Clock Tower while visiting Rockford for the last 30 years, rooms were excellent, the area has grown up and competition has put a hurt on everybodys hotel business, but who ever manages the new Clock Tower has the near perfect mix to provide the value that will bring me back. Sure am glad I...

Thank bradley_uffelman
Wisconsin Dells,
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It isnt at all like it sounds on the websites. It's practically vacant and the waterpark is basically a hoax in my mind. It's not open and dont know if it ever will be. Wouldnt have been able to get our money back if we wouldnt have stopped a few days ahead and check it out.

2Thank Deb S
Minooka, Illinois
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night in this dirty hotel and will never stay again!! All night we smelled something awful in the room and could not figure out why. The next morning when we woke up we found out what the smell was. It was Poop laying right their on the floor next to the head of the bed and the night...

2Thank Kids4bears
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Would of checked out before checking in, and booked anywhere else, but nothing in the area was available during bmx nationals this weekend. First sign it was bad - the graffiti on the clock tower, then the boarded up glass patio door, over grown weeds, musty mildew stagnant Oder with a smoke smell in the no-smoking rooms and hall ways,...

1Thank Brandy A
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We came for the water park which we found out was closed after we lugged everything inside. And paid $10 for a fridge. Called the booking agent and complained for a full refund. The place looks like a renovation stalled. Sliding doors barely worked with a lot of effort. Nearest outside entrance door would not unlock from the outside. We...

3Thank Steve D
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I had to stay here, because this is where my clients booked us to stay. I knew this place was sub-par from other drivers...and it IS, from spiders in the shower to roached in the bed, The restaurants were closed by 11:00 pm, The wifi never worked the two plus days we were here (Thursday-Saturday morning). When talking to the...

6Thank David A
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We had considered making a reservation since we would be in the area for the weekend. The prior reviews scared me away, so we ended up going g elsewhere. We did stop by out of curiosity. Trust me, the reviews are spot on. I can't vouch for the room interiors or the staff service, but it was definitely run down....

6Thank Jenny S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether staying for business or pleasure the Clock Tower Resort and Conference Center is the perfect destination when visiting Rockford, Illinois. The Clock Tower boasts more amenities than any other lodging choice in the area and with our superior comfort, service, and convenience, the Clock Tower will be your choice for return visits for years to come.You'll discover vast amenities at the Clock Tower including spacious, well-appointed guest rooms, indoor and outdoor heated pools, complimentary high speed WiFi internet access, 24 hour fitness center, on property dining and room service, and much more. The Clock Tower is also home to CoCo Key, one of the largest indoor water parks in Illinois, with over 60,000 square feet all weather water park fun. Your family will also love the giant Key Quest Arcade with electronic gaming action and redemption prizes gallore. You'll also find delicious dining options on property including the Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery. The Tilted Kilt offers all the charm of a quaint Scottish pub and all the action and fun of raucous American sports bar with 32 HD TVs, 32 brews on tap and one-of-a-kind service guaranteed to put a smile on your face. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clock Tower Resort

Address: 7801 East State Street, Rockford, IL 61108
Region: United States > Illinois > Rockford
Price Range: ₹ 6,116 - ₹ 13,106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clock Tower Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 251
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Also Known As:
Best Western Clock Tower Hotel Rockford
Best Western Clock Hotel
Rockford Clock Tower Hotel
Best Western Rockford
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“Stay somewhere else or prepare to be disappointed...”
 of 5 bubbles HippieBob, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid the units facing the highway”
 of 5 bubbles Shulin_Kang, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Avoid going here at all costs!”
 of 5 bubbles 428bettyw, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Demand up front in the newer section or walk out.”
  • It wasn't a bedbug per se, but it was a bug, in the bed. Crawling on me.
  • Guess they can't get those toilet paper tubes any more.
  • Oh! What a lovely mint! Wait - that's the soap!
 of 5 bubbles robinbirkw, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Doesn't appear to be any. All have a brick wall and worn carpet old beds and bedding.”
 of 5 bubbles traveler990528, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
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