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

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 Menards home. This Chester hotel is also close to Cole Memorial Park and the Elias Kent Museum. Within an hours 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, Reids 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!

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2150 State Street
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
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13:00:00 | 11:00:00
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2150 State Street
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  • 60 mile(s) from St. Louis

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19/11/2016 Colleen D, Mount Clemens, Michigan

Really liked this property. It was very clean. Rooms were very spacious and super comfy bed. Added touch that I loved was they had dispensers on the wall in the shower filled with shampoo, conditioner... more


First Time

03/11/2016 Mike B,

My team and I just stayed here for four nights. The hotel was very clean and the rooms were nice. The staff was amazing and some of the friendliest most professional people we have ever met. I highl... more

Owner Response
bwchester, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Chester Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for staying with us. We will keep working hard to make sure every time you have the same great experience with us.

Beautiful, Historic Hotel

26/10/2016 LuvNewNew,

Once again, I was traveling for business purposes and unable to drive any further decided to spend sometime at the Best Western Chester. The hotel is historic, yet updated and you can tell the owner ... more


A Very nice hotel

26/10/2016 808ryanv,

unfortunately i was there when the hotel was sold out and had to take a smoking room. Not being a smoker this wasn't fun for me, but i don't hold that against the hotel. It made my stay not as great... more


Cigarette Smoke Room

03/10/2016 John B,

Don't accept a smoking room if possible. After 4 nights I left with swollen eyes - even after a room ionizer the smell still lingered. One staff member was particularly unfriendly and I told him he l... more