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Discover northwestern Illinois from the comfort of this quaint Galesburg hotel, just minutes from Knox College and Seminary Street.

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 Galesburgs 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. Its 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 TVs 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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300 S Soangetaha Road
United States
Mobil - 3


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00
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300 S Soangetaha Road
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What's nearby?


  • 14.00 mile(s) from Abingdon

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Monmouth

  • 26.00 mile(s) from Galva

  • 40.00 mile(s) from Aledo

  • 45.00 mile(s) from Peoria

  • 47.00 mile(s) from Kewanee

  • 48.00 mile(s) from Moline

  • 52.00 mile(s) from Davenport

  • 0.80 mile(s) from RFMS

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Wells Fargo

  • 2.10 mile(s) from Masters Educational Services

  • 3.00 mile(s) from BNSF Railway

  • 2.50 mile(s) from Knox College

  • 7.00 mile(s) from Carl Sandburg College

  • 16.00 mile(s) from Monmouth College

  • 26.00 mile(s) from Black Hawk College

  • 38.00 mile(s) from Western Illinois University

  • 40.00 mile(s) from Augustana College

  • 41.00 mile(s) from Bradley University

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
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Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 278 traveller reviews
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Turning 60

25/10/2016 Luv2Trvl236112, Hazel Crest, Illinois

I was a little upset when trying to check in due them saying they couldn't find my Reservation, well they couldn't because they had let someone check into my room without being on Reservation or a Cre... more


It used to be better...

21/10/2016 LARRY B, DAYTON

We stayed here several times in the past due to the convenient location. The setting is beautiful but the rooms have deteriorated since we stayed there last year. We stayed on the outbound leg and the... more


College visit

17/10/2016 Dave B, Columbus Oh

Clean hotel, friendly check in, good room rate, comfy room, modern bathroom. Indoor pool available but did not use. No jacuzzi. Disappointed that breakfast was not gratis. Good restaurants close by h... more

Owner Response
prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review
Thank you for your review. We appreciate the good feedback! We look forward to you staying with us again. Amber Smith

disgusting and stinks

16/10/2016 Mary K,

we got in late and were tired so we thought this looked like a nice hotel. WRONG. We were put into a room that smelled like dog urine, the place was dirty, no cups for coffee or water. Had to f... more

Owner Response
prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review
I apologize that your stay was not satisfactory. This is not how we run our business. We are forwarding this review to management so that we can make sure this does not happen again. We take pride that we have very clean rooms and have a comfortable hotel for our guest. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me at 309-343-7151. Thank you Amber Smith

The place has seen better days

10/10/2016 Windsoftravel,

We stayed here for a college visit and while the cost was great, it would have been nice to have a more up to date hotel. I was surprised as we regularly stay at Best Westerns and have always had gre... more

Owner Response
prairieinn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review
Thank you for your review. I have forwarded your review to management. We always want our guest happy and comfortable. I apologize that we did not exceed your expectations. Please feel free to give us a call at 309-343-7151. We would like to see you again soon to show you that we can make your stay enjoyable. Amber Smith