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The Broad View Inn & Suites

29 Public Square, Galesburg, IL 61401 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn )
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Ranked #8 of 9 hotels in Galesburg
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice people at front desk. Cheap. That's where the good ends. Scary place. Many drunk people from the lounge next door spill into the hotel and fight. Rooms are dirty. Tub dirty. Dripped all night. Towels brown/gray. Peeling paint. Doors had broken windows. Elevator has broken hand rails. Other people in the hotel wetter screaming and yelling. The train. Omg... More

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Hudsonville, Michigan
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

After reading the reviews I was a little scared of what I might find staying here. but let me tell you, my experience here was great. The staff was friendly and helpful The room I stayed in was clean and supplied. The location was super. It was a little run down, but I can tell they were working on the... More

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Galesburg, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This hotel is very run down and dirty. The entire place smells like cigarette smoke. There are nothing but shady looking characters hanging around. The location is very convieniet to Knox College and the Amtrak station but not worth it. Stay at any hotel on North Henderson Street and take a taxi there. I can't believe this place has not... More

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Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

In general, the hotel is very run down, 'under renovation' work, and in need of a thorough cleaning. The restaurant next door is good, with a buffet line option. The elevators are worn out, with one elevator stopping on floor two all the time, both directions. No one on the desk seemed to care. This hotel is downtown, on the... More

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Des Moines
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012 via mobile

From the overwhelming odor of cigarette smoke in the entire building, everything was a disaster. The room reserved for three had no toilet paper hanging from the dispenser, towels for one and no cups or glasses anywhere. The WiFi didn't work. A dog left alone in a nearby room howled and barked all evening. The old TV had very poor... More

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Iowa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

I decided last minute to drive into Galesburg from the Quad Cities as I was catching an early Amtrak train and was not sleepy. I was able to book the room easily online and got to the hotel around midnight. They were pretty busy still checking people in but I was able to get checked in without much delay. The... More

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West Central Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

This is the America's Best Value Inn on Public Square (circle) in Galesburg, right? My experience certainly differed from all the negative ones. I had biked 50 miles from Macomb, planning to take Amtrak back home. But when I discovered that mechanical problems would cause the train to leave Chicago late and get me back home at 1:00AM, I decided... More

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Wilmington, Ohio, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

What a dump!!!!! Front desk people were friendly.. Got to the room and quickly noticed hair in the sink and shower, hardly no toilet paper, had to ask for towels but then decided NOT to take a shower in such a dirty nasty shower tub. Walls had writing and holes in them. Bed had sheets with stains and burn holes.... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2010

Everything works, just. This place needs a good clean and some money spending on it. I am writing this lying in the bed of one of the rooms, not sure if I am being bitten! At least the wifi works. Just one night so hopfully we won't be murdered in our beds. The train noise is driving me crazy but... More

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galesburghotel, Manager at The Broad View Inn & Suites, responded to this review

We try our best to keep our property clean and free of undesirables. More

Waterville, Iowa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2010

If I was traveling by myself and didn't mind caring a concealed weapon this would be a good hotel. It was according to local legend a Days Inn, a Ramada, a ... It has had many names as the phones in the room suggest. Night clerk was great. Felt very safe around him with the local um "guests" hanging around.... More

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Address: 29 Public Square, Galesburg, IL 61401 (Formerly Americas Best Value Inn )
Location: United States > Illinois > Galesburg
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