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Ruebel Hotel

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217 E. Main Street, Grafton, IL 62037
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Springfield, Illinois
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This property has been well preserved. It was exceptionally clean, had very nice amenities and wonderful, comfy beds. The owner and entire hotel staff were pleasant and went out of their way to make you feel welcome. The attached bar/restaurant was very nice. We ordered a couple of pizzas there and they were very good. Hope to go again next... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

We spent a week here for a change of pace. It's a great little full service hotel. Owners and staff were very accommodating. Nothing fancy, just very pleasant. We would definitely stay here again when in the area.

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Springfield, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Very poor quality. No hot water in shower. Room dirty upon arrival. In order to check in had to find owner who was sitting in restaurant next door playing video poker on machine. Extremely over priced for quality of room. Went to turn on ceiling fan and thought it was going to fall on us. Extremely loose. Owner had an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

Old & quaint. Friendly & accommodating staff. Fantastic food. Fair price. Right in the heart of town. Built in the 1880's This was the 2'nd time to go back this year bc we had so much fun. Motorcycle friendly too. Ferry access to St. Charles MO.

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Thank Margaret S
Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

The charm, history and location of this hotel is the best in this location. Grafton, has done a great job re-invented itself since the flood of 1993. The atmosphere is relaxing and this hotel sits right on main street. There is shuttle service from the hotel to the winery but don't feel as though you need to leave the hotel... More 

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Illinois City, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We stayed a the Ruebel Hotel for 1 night after a night out in Grafton. Very nice little Hotel. Tons of history. We met the owners son and the owner upon check-in. Very nice people. I was a little hungover (late night) during Sunday morning's breakfast and the owner actually walked across the street to the gas station to get... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

I've stayed at many hotels in my life and one thing I've learned is that the comfort of the mattress and pillows are what will determine if I come back again. Next comes the shower then the customer service. The Ruebel Hotel has charms and character and a good haunted story, but it lost my patronage because they have not... More 

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MoKhamee, Owner at Ruebel Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon thank you for your respond on trip advisor I do not know how to respond to your comments. You mention about the sleep quality and bed if you could be kind enough and read other guest response about my property on trip advisor you can see we have 5 star for sleep quality ,and yet you complaining about... More 

Springfield, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Hotels like this, that combine genuine historic charm with modern conveniences and comfort, are very rare. The room was perfectly clean, pretty, and comfortable. And the restaurant serves anything you could possibly want for breakfast. I honestly can't recommend it highly enough, especially for a romantic getaway!

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Thank MzMeyer
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel rooms and good restaurant, good location.. the owner mo is a really friendly man full of stories, Heather worked in the restaurant and bar very friendly woman. The room was very clean we stayed two nights housekeeping cleaned our room after the first night ,the bed was really comfortable.

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Farmer City, Illinois
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

After reading some of the reviews about poor customer service, we were a little leery of staying here, but are so glad we did! The owner was arriving just as we were and walked us in and took care of checking us in, and he had a great sense of humor and bantered back and forth with us with ease.... More 

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