Chestnut Mountain Resort

Chestnut Mountain Resort

8700 W Chestnut Mountain Rd, Galena, IL 61036, United States
+1 800 397 1320
C$ 100

rate per night


based on 207 reviews

Chestnut Mountain Resort
Sun 24/10
Mon 25/10
ProviderNightly total
TravelCLICKC$ 100
SnaptravelC$ 128
ExpediaC$ 128

About Chestnut Mountain Resort

  • Resort Room
    Enjoy the many amenities of the resort
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Located next to Chestnut Mountain, this resort offers free Wi-Fi, ski in/out facilities and an indoor pool. It also provides a Jacuzzi, a ski school and a sauna.

There are a variety of facilities available to guests of Chestnut Mountain Resort, such as babysitting/child services, a coffee bar and meeting facilities. Guests can enjoy the recreational activities on offer, such as miniature golf, bicycle rental and a BBQ/picnic area.

Chestnut Mountain Resort Galena features rooms equipped with a spa bath, a microwave and a refrigerator, plus all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay. They all offer an en suite bathroom where a hair dryer can be found.

Those staying at Chestnut Mountain Resort can enjoy a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, ideally located for those who want to stay nearby when looking for a bite to eat.

Dubuque Regional Airport is a 50-minute drive from Chestnut Mountain Resort Galena. Galena and East Dubuque are located a short drive away.

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Rooms available at Chestnut Mountain Resort

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Deluxe Rooms(C$ 163)
Deluxe room
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C$ 163/night

C$ 163 totalTravelCLICK
Traditional(C$ 128 - C$ 246)
Traditional Room
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C$ 128/night

C$ 128 totalSnaptravel
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C$ 134/night

C$ 134
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C$ 134/night

C$ 134 totalTravelocity
Premier Rooms(C$ 197)
Premier Room
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C$ 197/night

C$ 197 totalPriceline
King Rooms(C$ 151)
King room
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C$ 151/night

C$ 151
Double Rooms(C$ 193 - C$ 283)
Double room
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C$ 193/night

C$ 193 totalSnaptravel
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C$ 212/night

C$ 212 totalSnaptravel
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C$ 283/night

C$ 283 totalTraveluro
Standard Rooms(C$ 100 - C$ 287)
Standard Room
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C$ 100/night

C$ 100 totalTravelCLICK
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C$ 128/night

C$ 128 totalExpedia
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bed type unknown

C$ 129/night

C$ 129
Queen Rooms(C$ 142 - C$ 270)
Queen room
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C$ 142/night

C$ 142 totalSnaptravel
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C$ 147/night

C$ 147 totalTravelocity
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C$ 149/night

C$ 149 totalPriceline

Amenities at Chestnut Mountain Resort

  • Indoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Bicycle rental
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Ski school
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Skiing
  • Mini-golf
  • Ski-in/Ski-out


  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Coffee shop


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Lockers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Ski equipment rental (on site)
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Pool towels

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled Access
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Garden

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Playground


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe


  • Fax/photocopying

Reviews of Chestnut Mountain Resort

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6.5 Okay
Pros:facilities were great, rooms great

Cons:all of eating places closed,did not know this prior to coming. No fresh coffee or breakfast available,had to drive 30 min to get this,would have been nice to have coffee and a roll or something in the lounge area at least

8.5 Great
Pros:Stay was very accomodating, besides the rooms are very outdated and small beds. Service was great, slopes were awesome, and food was really good.
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8700 W Chestnut Mountain Rd, Galena, IL 61036

What's nearby

  • Bellevue State Park8.1 km
  • The General at Eagle Ridge8.9 km
  • Belvedere Mansion10.5 km
  • Elihu Benjamin Washburne House10.5 km
  • Ulysses S Grant Home10.6 km
  • US Grant Home Historic Sit10.6 km
  • Washburne House Historic Site10.6 km
  • Eagle Ridge Resort10.6 km
  • Grant Park10.9 km
  • Linmar Gardens11 km
  • Old Market House State Historic Site11.1 km
  • Saint Michael's Church11.1 km



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Chestnut Mountain Resort

  • Yes, reservations at Chestnut Mountain Resort can be cancelled free of charge with some of our providers. Make sure to read the provider's cancellation policy.

  • Yes, Chestnut Mountain Resort has a restaurant on-site.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Chestnut Mountain Resort.

  • Yes, Chestnut Mountain Resort offers free parking.

  • Yes, Chestnut Mountain Resort offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Chestnut Mountain Resort is located 11.3 km from the centre of Galena. Bellevue State Park is the closest landmark to Chestnut Mountain Resort.

  • Yes, Chestnut Mountain Resort has a pool on-site.

  • Chestnut Mountain Resort is 27.5 km from Dubuque. Chestnut Mountain Resort is 97.1 km from Moline Quad-City.

  • No, Chestnut Mountain Resort does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • With international bites from all over the world, there is something for everyone at the Sunset Grille. Pasta, Norwegian salmon, New York beef, and Chilean sea bass are only a few of the dishes on the extensive menu served here. Pizza, burgers, and fries are part of the Mountain Top Café menu, which are ideal to enjoy after spending the day on the slope.

  • The Chestnut Mountain Resort seeks to keep guests entertained throughout their stay with a range of evening activities that change regularly. Tuesday Trivia brings guests together for a fun night of light competition while Jazz nights provide a relaxing evening. Pro Rodeos and events like the Grand Balloon Race are fun for the entire family.

  • Extremely popular for weddings, the Chestnut Mountain Resort can also host anniversaries, banquets, and meetings in their onsite event facilities. Their boardroom measures over 1,000 sq ft, but if you need a more intimate setting, there are also two guestrooms that can be turned into meeting rooms for up to 20 people. The Mississippi Courtside or Mississippi Riverside can be used individually or combined for a large space. High-quality catering enhances every event here.

  • To benefit the most from the wide range of activities that guests can enjoy during a stay at the Chestnut Mountain Resort, you can consider the Adventure Package to get everything in one go. The package includes one ride on the Soaring Eagle, unlimited Alpine Slide rides, and a round of mini or disc golf. Children’s programs for skiing and snowboarding are also offered at the resort.

  • It takes about 35m to reach the Chestnut Mountain Resort from the center of Dubuque by car. From the city, get on Highway 20 East to 4th Street in Galena and follow the road about 20m. Get on North Blackjack Road towards West Mountain Road. North Blackjack Road merges into West Blackjack Road, and after about 10m, turn right onto West Chestnut Mountain Road to reach the resort. If you come from the direction of Rockford, get on Highway 20 West toward IL-84 South. Merge onto IL-84. Continue on West Saw Mill Road and Blackjack Road to reach West Chestnut Mountain Road and the hotel.

  • The Chestnut Mountain Resort can accommodate to various family needs, may it be play time, room rates, and more. Children under 4 can stay for free, either in one of the existing beds or in a cot that can be provided upon request. While extra beds for children are not provided by the hotel, children up to 6 years can also stay for free when making use of the existing beds in the room. Additionally, the hotel boasts board games and outdoor play equipment for kids.

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Distance to city centre

11.3 km

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Distance to airport

27.5 km