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Magnuson Hotel Benton

711 W Main St, Benton, IL 62812
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Ranked #2 of 2 Benton B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My husband and I stayed at this hotel this past weekend and when we got there, the lady at the front was more then helpful in getting all of our paperwork done and our room keys to us. We got to the room and found a very clean and fresh smelling area. It had everything that we would need for... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I've stayed at this hotel several times before as we frequently race at I-57 dragstrip just outside of Benton, most recently we stayed here last Friday and Saturday nights (July 25 &26). After checking in, we went to our room and opened the door to a horrible musty smell and a very warm room. We figured we could live with... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I really cant complain about anything during our stay. We had a great room with a really comfortable matress. The room was really clean. This hotel has an awesome lounge located next to hotel.Very laid back and nice! Will definetley be coming back to this hotel next time!

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Metropolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

I was very impressed with this hotel. Looks like they have done some remodeling. My bed was nice and comfortable. The bedding was excellent quality! Room was clean and front desk was friendly. I will definitely stay there on my next visit to Benton!

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Salem, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We went into room, looked around it for about 5 minutes and then checked out. It was extremely outdated and I mean by several decades. The bathroom was dirty or at least appeared dirty because of age of everything in it. I just couldn't do it. Everything about the room appeared questionable to me. The paint seemed slopped on walls.... More

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Decatur, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Dark hallways. I'm sure because it was dirty. Room, had the basic. Carpet dirty. We were home for a funeral. If we hadn't been so very tired and upset we wouldn't have stayed the night. We went to West Frankfort for the next 3 nights we were home. Our home town and we couldn't find find a decent motel.

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Nashville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I travel to Benton quite frequently for my job and this hotel is one of my favorite places to stay. It is a very quiet atmosphere and the rooms are really cozy and comfortable. I also enjoy the restaraunt that is next to hotel. Really nice place to stay.

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Earlville, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights in August 2012. Although I'm positive it was a different name at the time. Not sure if there are new owners or not, but when we were there the stay was terrible. There was no pool and no breakfast at this hotel. You had to walk to the hotel next door to use... More

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Olney, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

I have a 4 mon old baby and they put us in a room where there was obvious water damage in the corner of the room. The carpet felt soggy like it had been damp as well. There was a layer of dust on the lamp shades and tv. The bathroom had mold in the tub and the tile floor... More

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Everett, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Located in a shady part of town. To help you feel safer, police round the area every hour. There was old sealer on walls and around tub. Tub and sink are stained and dirty at edges. Carpeting is ripped and stained. Wallpaper is torn, poorly patched and peeling off the walls. Windows do not open. Water pressure is poor in... More

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Additional Information about Magnuson Hotel Benton

Address: 711 W Main St, Benton, IL 62812
Location: United States > Illinois > Benton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 58
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