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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
- Two Double Beds
Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
- Two Queen Beds
Located in the unglaciated hills of Northwest, IL overlooking the Mississippi
Four season resort
Only in the Midwest will you find such an unexpected diamond in the rough. High above the Mississippi, tucked nicely in the hills near historic Galena, IL. Chestnut is a premier four season resort.
Any season you will find no shortage of activities for the young or young at heart. Chestnut has all the amenities you've come to expect in a resort, yet its small town roots always keeps you coming back.
Guestrooms have complimentary wireless Internet access, desks, and hair dryers; rooms also include private bathrooms and phones.
During the summer at Chestnut Mountain, there's no shortage of traditional summer resort activities. Cruise the Mississippi or ride our Alpine Slide. Test your short game on our 18-hole mini golf course, or hone your skills on our 9-hole disc golf course. Bike and hike or take a Segway X2 Adventure Tour on trails showcasing our area's unique geologic beauty. And if all this isn't enough we have a sauna, hot tub, indoor pool and plenty of shopping in historic Galena, Illinois.
In winter Chestnut Mountain is a Top Rated Midwest Ski/Snowboard Resort that offer 19 trails & a 7-acre terrain park "The Farside" featuring over 25 rails & features. Chestnut spans over 220 rolling acres with a total vertical drop of 475 feet. Midwesterners love their elbow room and Chestnut Mountain is no exception. Thanks to two quads, four triple chair lifts, and three surface lifts, lines are virtually nonexistent.
Two restaurants: Sunset Grille restaurant serves up fine dining favorites and The Summit Food & Spirits offers the area's finest contemporary cuisine with a modern flair.
High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
Chestnut Mountain Resort is a smoke-free property.
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Arcade/game room
- Total number of rooms - 100
- Babysitting or childcare
- Banquet facilities
- Number of bars/lounges 2
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free outdoor parking
- Ski-in/ski-out access
- Smoke-free property
- Spa tub
- Swimming pool - indoor
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Free outdoor parking
- Room Amenities
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Free Wi-Fi
The Sunset Grille is a refreshing fine dining experience where the view is almost as spectacular as the food. Perched high on a bluff and featuring a 1,400 sq ft outdoor dining deck overlooking the Upper Mississippi River Valley, the restaurant offers a little bit of everything from signature sandwiches and mouthwatering steaks to fresh seafood.
The Summit Food & Spirits offers the area's finest contemporary cuisine with a modern flair. The Summit serves an array of handcrafted beers & wines and is a great place to catch any game on one of its 12 TVs.
Sunset Grille - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, appetizers, and drinks. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).
Mountain Top Cafe - This café specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.
The Summit - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and appetizers. A children's menu is available.
There is always something to do on the mountain anytime of year. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Skiing - cross-country nearby
- Snowshoeing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Segway rental/tour on site
- Horse riding/rental nearby
- Bird watching nearby
- Ecotours on site
- Golf - miniature on site
- Hiking/biking trails on site
- Mountain biking on site
- Playground on site
- Ski equipment rentals on site
- Ski lessons on site
- Skiing - downhill on site
- Snowboard park on site
- Snowboarding on site
- Boat tours on site
Policies & Fees
Pets not allowed
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.