The Best Western Monticello Gateway Inn lies at the focal point of unique Monticello and Piatt counties, on Interstate 72 in the central Illinois community. This prairie community proudly displays sites and events continuously through the year, with a special emphasis on the 2,000 acres of native plains and upland forest that make up beautiful Allerton Park, a Registered Natural Landmark. The new hotel is 15 minutes from University of Illinois sports, arts and conference events.
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We feature many amenities to fulfill your needs such as a complimentary full breakfast, indoor pool, free newspaper, dataports, interior corridors, rooms and facilities to accommodate physically challenged guests, and an elevator. The Railway Museum, next to the Inn, displays 100 years of U.S. Railway history with an operating railway system.
It is the convenient, friendly place to stay when visiting Champaign, Decatur, and other East Central Illinois communities. Monticello welcomes you!
The public restrooms in our pool area are being renovated.
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Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $10 per pet per day with a $100 per week maximum.
I have used this hotel numerous times and found it to be a great place. The rooms are very nice and well-kept and the service is friendly. I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone...
Monticello, Illinois on 03-Jul-2018
Clean facilities and friendly staff,rooms were very clean just wish the pool wasn't heated since the weather was in the high 90's.Nice quiet area, my only issue was being charged on my credit card...
By Donna S
Virginia Beach on 28-May-2018
I strongly recommend this hotel! The interior is clean, comfortable, and homey. The rooms are large. You can really stretch out. There is a huge indoor pool and a nice fitness center/ exercise room...
By Kelly B
Arrived late, got a wonderful room! Tim was helpful and very nice. He had a breakfast goodie bag waiting for me the following morning because I was in a rush! In 15 years of travelling to some of...
Columbus, Ohio on 01-Mar-2018
We stayed here for 3 nights when our pipes froze...we only live 3 miles from the hotel. The front desk staff were extremely friendly and helpful. They even allowed us to bring our dog with a small...
Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items
Indoor pool Heated
Fax services nominal fee
24-hour front desk
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Multilingual staff, Indian and Spanish
Laundromat Do it yourself laundromat.
Express check out
Late check out
Safe deposit box
Business center, open 24-hours
Parking for the physically challenged and ramp
Gift shop or newsstand
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
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:
Telephones have volume control
Visual fire alarms
Visual smoke alarms
Lowered door viewers for wheelchair accessibility
Telephone available for hearing impaired
Cable satellite television
AM/FM alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Extended Stay Rooms includes queen bed, separate room with microwave, refrigerator, sink, recliner, table, and outside deck access. This room is perfect for a vacation, transition, college student, or a business traveler
Microwave in all guest rooms
Refrigerator in all guest rooms
DVD player in some guest rooms
VCR rental, Available at the front desk
Air Conditioning in all guest rooms
Adjoining rooms available
High-speed Internet access
In-room safe available $1.50
Non-smoking Rooms: 37
Wheelchair accessible available
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub