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Paddle Wheel Inn

2.0 of 5 1457 Illinois Route 2 North, Oregon, IL 61061
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lincoln, Arkansas, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Is it possible to get anyone at the front desk to check in!!!! What the hell!!! Just drove 15 hour and was planning to stay here and the desk is completely closed. Called the number and could hear it ringing behind the wall! What a waste of time!!

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Hudson, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

My husband and I had an emergency and the hotel and staff worked with us to help solve problems! We are so happy with hotel staff and they are wonderful people!!! We have heard so much positive things about the hotel and this experience only added to their stellar reputation! Looking forward to staying int he future when we can... More 

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Brookston, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

everybody was very nice and clean rooms very nice place to visit lots to see in the area would visit again went to a wedding area was beautiful in the fall hotel was beautiful too they went out of there way to make you fill wecome

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Chicago, Illinois
5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This was a wonder place to stay for the weekend, beautiful view, and very friendly staff. The staff were very polite and very helpful with local places. The rooms are very clean and cozy. There were a lot of people staying at the hotel and believe it or not it was still very peaceful. I will be going back very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

Booked a block of rooms for our wedding. Staff was gracious and more than accomadating. Customer Service is obviously ingrained in all of the staff and obviously comes from the top down. Would not hesitate to recommend this establishment to anyone that has a special occasion or just needs a place for the night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I have to say our experience has been great! We dealt with a few different people at the Paddle Wheel Inn. My boyfriend and I agree they were so accommodating and kind... We are totally looking forward to our next visit to Oregon Il! Thank you again!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We had spent two nights and two and one half days. As the saying goes, location/location/location. Located on the bank of the Rock River. Property is clean and neat; very condusive to visiting on the exterior decks and the gazebo. There is also an interior gathering room with coffee served 24hrs. The rooms and baths are spacious, clean and nicely... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The Paddlewheel is a beautiful place in a unique location on the Rock River. The staff are helpful and understanding, and the Maxon's restaurant next door is also great. The inn has a spectacular view of the river, forest, and Blackhawk statue, and it is a great way to get away for the weekend and enjoy the town of Oregon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We came to the area to kayak and stayed at the paddlewheel. Glad we did! Great price, clean, friendly. Restaurant next door, Maxson's is wonderful, great food and what a view of the river and the Blackhawk statue. We will come back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I was so sad when I heard they had closed. The same friendly staff is back, the rates are lower and they have added microwaves to every room. They eliminated continental breakfast but I was happy to have the lower rate. I had a fabulous stay as usual.

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Address: 1457 Illinois Route 2 North, Oregon, IL 61061
Location: United States > Illinois > Oregon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Paddle Wheel Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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