Chestnut Mountain Resort

Chestnut Mountain Resort

8700 W Chestnut Mountain Rd, Galena, IL 61036, United States
+1 800 397 1320
R1 664

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Chestnut Mountain Resort
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About Chestnut Mountain Resort

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

A stone's throw from Chestnut Mountain, Chestnut Mountain Resort provides ski in/out facilities, an indoor pool, a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi. Some of the facilities on offer at this 3-star resort include miniature golf and a ski school.

Those staying at Chestnut Mountain Resort Galena can unwind in the sauna and explore the area with use of the bike rental service. Guests can enjoy the recreational facilities available, such as a BBQ/picnic area and a playground.

Chestnut Mountain Resort has 100 well-appointed rooms that are accompanied by a range of essential amenities to ensure guests have an enjoyable stay. Bathrooms include a jet tub, ideal for indulging in a relaxing soak at the end of the day.

In-house dining options include restaurant, which is an ideal place to enjoy a meal.

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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Amenities at Chestnut Mountain Resort

  • Indoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Bicycle hire
  • 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
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Eco tourism
  • Ski school
  • Bicycle hire
  • 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
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour 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
  • Adapted bath
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Safe
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Family friendly

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


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

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.


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 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Chestnut Mountain Resort

  • 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.

  • Chestnut Mountain Resort is located at 8700 W Chestnut Mountain Rd, 11,3 km from the centre of Galena. Bellevue State Park is the closest landmark to Chestnut Mountain Resort.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Chestnut Mountain Resort.

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

  • Yes, Chestnut Mountain Resort offers free parking.

  • Chestnut Mountain Resort is 27,5 km from Dubuque. Chestnut Mountain Resort is 97,1 km from Moline Quad-City.

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

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Chestnut Mountain Resort in Galena and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Chestnut Mountain Resort and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Chestnut Mountain Resort.

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Distance to city centre

11,3 km

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Distance to airport

27,5 km