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arlington heights, illinois
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34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I just returned from our 3 night stay at the Derby Inn. We had not been at this Best Western since our visit there six years ago. We were pleasantly surprised by the refurbished rooms, especially the remodeled bathrooms. Very elegant looking tub and shower and granite bathroom counter tops with new faucets. The lobby front desk... More 

Thank grandmaoftwo
Three Lakes, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rented 2 rooms for the kids & grandkids 23&24th Nov and they all said it was a great place to stay and all the staff were just super friendly and nice. As I live up here I knew they would like it and so happy they did,it made for a great thanksgiving visit and we all highly recommend on your... More 

Thank luvthewoods
Hartland Wisconsin, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We discovered this gem of a hotel a few years ago. The staff is very helpful. The hotel and the rooms are spotless. It is a quiet place and in very good condition. The hot tub and pool are fun and clean. It is near the snowmobile trail, the airport and the crew car can be parked at the Hotel.... More 

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Thank James F
derbyinn, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Derby Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see you again Mary More 

Monona, United States
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hotel for the location. There were other people's hair on the pillowcases, so I don't think the sheets were changed between guests. Also, the box spring is probably broken because there is quite a "dip" in the bed. This hotel is the nicest hotel in the town if not the whole area. I have stayed there often, but this... More 

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derbyinn, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Derby Inn, responded to this review

Please accept my apologies for not meeting your expectations Our goal is to always give our guest a great stay We hope you come back and give us another try Mary More 

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20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Derby Inn for a 3 night stay. The motel is clean and comfortable. The rooms are large and the staff is friendly and efficient. There is a nice sized pool and hot tub that is well maintained. A very relaxing stay. Located on the North side of town, off Hwy. 45 N. Easy... More 

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derbyinn, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Derby Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Best Western Derby Inn and for your kind words. We appreciate you choosing to stay with us and we hope you will visit us again. Mary Hayden More 

Middleton, WI, United States
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very friendly staff - great pool, extremely clean and very reasonable off-season rates. Feels very northwoods, great coffee for a continental breakfast; which itself was well presented. Great rooms for couples or families.

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derbyinn, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Derby Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for the great review. We hope to see you again when you are in the area Mary More 

De Pere, WI, United States
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30 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We have stayed at this hotel several times over the years and have never been disappointed. Staff is friendly and hotel is well-maintained. Rooms have always been clean. We rarely have problems with anything not being in proper working order. Depending on where you are in the hotel, wi-fi can be a bit weak. Staff is friendly and helpful. We... More 

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Thank Kimberly K
Iowa, United States
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49 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We stayed here one night while heading up north on a leaf peeper drive. The Derby Inn was easy to find on the north side of town, was clean and fresh smelling and had an attentive and courteous staff. Fine place to stay.The lobby had a whole wall of trophies from the snowmobile races that are held just down the... More 

Thank Dennis M
Greendale, Wisconsin
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Was very suprised at how nice this place was. The staff was very nice and helpful. The place was clean and the beds were very comfortable. The room was nice and the bathroom was just redone. We both like the location, it was right next to the high school and out in the open. We felt very safe there.

Thank Hawaii72Jim
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30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed at the Best Western Derby Inn for an overnight sightseeing trip around northern Wisconsin. The room we had was very comfortable and clean. It looked like it had been recently updated. The HVAC system in the room was very quiet! The breakfast was very good. Eggs, omelets, sausage, waffles and the usual cold items. Our stay was very... More 


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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Year-round outdoor adventure awaits at this Eagle River, WI hotel, just minutes from the chain of 28 lakes, snowmobiling, hiking, biking and more! Whether you visit northern Wisconsin in the summer or winter, there’s sure to be something for everyone near the BEST WESTERN Derby Inn. Our property sits just feet away from Eagle River, part of Wisconsin’s infamous chain of 28 freshwater lakes. In the summer, our guests spend their days swimming, boating, fishing and enjoying other water sports in the area’s many lakes and rivers. In the winter, this Eagle River hotel offers easy access to more than 500 miles of groomed snowmobiling trails. The area is also home to scenic golf courses and hiking and biking trails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Derby Inn

Address: 1800 Highway 45 North, Eagle River, WI 54521
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Eagle River
Price Range: €83 - €117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Derby Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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