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Paddle Wheel Inn

2.0 of 5 1457 Illinois Route 2, 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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We had a riverview room with a balcony. The room was nicely appointed and large. Bed was quite comfortable. Everything in the bathroom worked as it should. But mostly we were impressed by the friendliness of the personnel. We would go out of our way to stay there if we were anywhere nearby. The adjacent Maxson Manor restaurant was nice... More

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PWIowner, General Manager at Paddle Wheel Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Oregon, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Just read in the paper today that this place was foreclosed on. So it has been closed since October, 2013. Really nice place with a good scene of the Rock River and Chief Blackhawk, a real shame. My relatives always stayed here when visiting, many people liked it although it was a little expensive. Last time my sister went there... More

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PWIowner, General Manager at Paddle Wheel Inn, responded to this review

We are back open. Please come visit us. Please Mention you left this on trip advisor and I will give you a free upgrade. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Have stayed several times on weekends usually for group events at Maxsons next door. Peaceful, beautiful setting with view of Blackhawk statue overlooking Rock River. Love watching the paddlewheel going up and down the river. Beautiful restaurant practically adjacent to hotel with fabulous Sunday brunch, as well as a steakhouse in same parking lot. Standard cereal, fruit, pastry continental breakfast.... More

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PWIowner, General Manager at Paddle Wheel Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a nice review. We would like to invite you to come back again and offer you a complimentary upgrade. We look forward to seeing you soon. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Building had a little age but was well kept. Nice view overlooking the Rock River, deck and paddlewheel boat. Breakfast room was always well stocked very early in the morning. Good quiet location. No iron or board in the room and the front desk only had a mini-size (table top) ironing board to lend. GREAT steak and atmosphere at the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Stayed here one night as we were in town for a wedding reception. Check in was a piece of cake. Got to the room which was on the river side, (highly recommend requesting one) and upon first look was impressed. Appeared clean and had the "hotel" smell to it. My 12 yr old daughter was laying on the bed and... More

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Additional Information about Paddle Wheel Inn

Address: 1457 Illinois Route 2, 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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