Welcoming Chester, IL Hotel – Best Western Reid’s Inn


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2150 State Street
Chester, Illinois 62233-1100
United States


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Hotel Overview

Experience historic Randolph County from the comfort of this charming Chester, Illinois hotel, just minutes from Fort DeChartres, Pierre Menard's home and Fort Kaskaskia.

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Located on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River, the Best Western Chester Hotel offers guests the perfect home away from home while they experience all that the area has to offer. History lovers delight in the many well-known historical attractions, such as Fort DeChartres, the Popeye® Statue River Outlook, the Cohen Mansion and author Pierre Menard's home. This Chester hotel is also close to Cole Memorial Park and the Elias Kent Museum. Within an hour's drive of Chester, guests can visit Fairmount Park, Gateway International Raceway and Six Flags® Over Mid-America in nearby St. Louis.

This Chester hotel is a favorite among travelers who are attending one of the areas many music festivals and annual events, such as the Prairie DuRocher Rendezvous, the Grand American or shooting events at the World Shooting Complex in Sparta, IL. This Chester hotel is also a great choice for Popeye® fans, the beloved cartoon character originated here and the town is host to the annual Popeye® Picnic each fall.

Business travelers appreciate that the Best Western Chester Hotel is close to many area businesses, such as the Menard Correctional Center, the Chester Mental Health Center, the Gilster Mary Lee Corporation and the Union Pacific Railroad. This Chester hotel is also just 60 miles from St. Louis.

The Best Western Chester Hotel offers 46 spacious guest rooms featuring a work desk, microwave, refrigerator, cable TV with HBO® and Wi-Fi access. Our guests are invited to take a dip in our sparkling outdoor pool. For added convenience, Reid's Harvest House Restaurant is nearby and offers a discount for guests staying at this Chester Best Western.

For a comfortable stay at an affordable price, make your reservation at the Best Western Chester Hotel!

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets not accepted
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Great place to stay great town”
By O6536KKmarys
Cherry Valley, IL., United States on 04-Mar-18

We had the best experience here. We travel for a living and many hotels are not up to expectations. This place is clean..staff is amazingly helpful. Cleaning people are amazing especially Karen. They...

“Very Nice would recommend”
By ladybug698
Illinois City, Illinois on 21-Feb-18

I booked 2 rooms at this motel for us and our sister in law and husband for a little get away it was a very clean motel, the beds were perfect, the breakfast was good, the gentleman working the front...

“Motel in Chester Illinois”
By Lucille B
Colona, United States on 30-Nov-17

Excellent place to stay the staff is very helpful and the motel is always clean and quiet. This motel is convenient for the business I need to complete while in this area.. It is the motel in...

“Great Stay!”
By Root B
Saint Louis, Missouri on 22-Nov-17

Last minute decision to drive south from STL but Ste. Gen was booked full so this was the next closest hotel - about a 30 min drive from Ste. Gen and 1 hour from the wineries. Arrived a bit late but...

By R1979ESbriang
Caseyville, Illinois on 20-Nov-17

its was a great stay Jessie and his staff is excellant great breakfeast the bed was very comfortable. Housekeeper were nice and willing to make the stay very nice. Can;t say enough on how nice...


Hotel Amenities


  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items.
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Outdoor pool
  • Exercise facility, open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Spacious grounds for outdoor activities
  • Complimentary coffee in lobby 24 hours
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Safe deposit box
  • Audio/visual equipment upon request
  • 24-hour front desk and staff
  • Free parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Fax services available 24 hours
  • Photocopy services, 24 hours
  • Interior corridor
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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  • Cable speed channel television with HBO®
  • DVD/VCR and movies available for rental
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Free long distance access
  • Free high-speed Internet access and wireless Internet access available
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Dataports
  • Wake up call, 24-hour service
  • Microwave and Refrigerators in all rooms
  • Easy chair - Recliners in select rooms
  • Cribs available
  • Rollaway beds available

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for door knocks
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms
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