Discover northwestern Illinois from the comfort of this quaint Galesburg hotel, just minutes from Knox College and Seminary Street.
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Conveniently located off the I-74, the Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center is just three miles from the heart of Galesburg, IL. Guests are just minutes from historic Seminary Street, offering shopping, dining and more. History and culture lovers delight in Galesburg's many well-known attractions, from the Orpheum Theatre to the Galesburg Railroad Museum to the birthplace of famed writer Carl Sandburg. A scenic self-guided car tour takes guests from this Galesburg hotel to many of these popular attractions.
The hotel is a great choice for families visiting students at Knox College or Carl Sandburg College, both just minutes away. It's also a convenient spot for experiencing seasonal events, like Railroad Days and the Stearman Fly-In. This Illinois hotel also offers easy access for corporate travelers doing business at RFMS, BNSF and Masters Educational Services.
A full service Galesburg hotel with the only full service event location in the area, we offer the highest quality amenities. Our ballroom can seat up to 300 guests, making the property a perfect choice for your next meeting, banquet, reunion or wedding.
The newly renovated rooms at the Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center include comfortable beds with quality linens and plush pillows. Newly installed 37-inch LCD flat-screen TV's have cable satellite & HBO®. All rooms come with a microwave and refrigerator. Select rooms offer a private patio entrance to our beautiful courtyard. Other amenities available at this Galesburg hotel include an indoor pool, exercise facility, room service and free Wi-Fi access.
Make the Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center your home away from home during your next visit to Galesburg, IL. Contact our friendly staff to reserve your stay! Enjoy your stay.
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We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $30 per day with a $150 per week maximum.
Customer service was amazing. From check in to check out, we were completely satisfied. The breakfast was a pleasant surprise....bacon, eggs, potatoes, waffles, etc... Will definitely stay here...
Ankeny, Iowa on 28-Dec-2018
This was a great place to stay very nice rooms grounds are nice for walking at night has a restaurant/bar has great food . breakfast starting at 700am all you can eat fresh food not just donuts part...
Woodward, Oklahoma on 12-Dec-2018
Been staying here yearly for the past 3 years and have always had a pleasurable experience. I rarely have to leave the facility with all the amenities on site....breakfast, lounge, pool, exercise...
Loda, Illinois on 26-Nov-2018
Everyone; the hotel desk staff person, the breakfast area staff, and the housekeeping staff all made sure that we had a wonderful stay. We will _definitely_ choose the Galesburg Best Western again...
By Roger P
Coeur d'Alene, United States on 04-Nov-2018
Everything went very smooth. The hotel was huge and clean. The wifi connection was good. Soangataha (sp?) Is not the most convenient road, but it's fine. The woman at the front desk was very nice. I...
Restaurant on-site. Breakfast from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. daily. Dinner served 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 4:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Closed for dinner on Sunday night.
Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items.
Indoor pool, heated
Cocktail lounge, open Monday through Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and on Friday and Saturday from 4:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
24-hour front desk
Safe deposit box
Express check out
Cable or satellite television
Business center, 24-hour
Photocopy, nominal fee
Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms. All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access.
Physically challenged facilities, rooms with grab bars and roll-in showers available
Parking for the physically challenged
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
USA Today available in the lobby
Complimentary coffee available in the lobby
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
Accessible table in eating area
Public restrooms accessible
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for telephones
Telephones have volume control
Visual fire alarms
Cable satellite television, including three HBO® channels
AM/FM Alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
High-speed Internet access, analog dial up modem/dataport available
Free local calls under 30 minutes
AM/FM radio stereo
Adjoining rooms, available
Microwave, all rooms come with a microwave and mini-refrigerator.
Rooms with courtyard view, available
Pet-friendly rooms, available
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Bathtub seat available
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars available
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub