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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)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Sauna
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Mountain View
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Dubuque Municipal Airport28 km
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Tom S
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Wanderer09443988361
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank TravelingChief
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

Date of stay: July 2018
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

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 373rhonda
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love1999
6 August 2018|
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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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Sanmaric
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Room Tips
"First floor was noisy, may have better luck in rooms on higher floors."
tomsD9978JY
6 days ago
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"You have to pay extra for a room viewing the river."
373rhonda
27 Aug 2018
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"ask for a view room, well worth it"
graywolf530242
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."
gddo
1 Aug 2018
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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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