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Magnuson Grand Hotel and Conference Center

19067 W. Frontage Road, Raymond, IL 62650
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the best stay. Great valve for our dollar. Checked in at 8:55 and the restraunt closed at 9:00. They asked the kitchen to wait a couple minutes for us and they did and were so nice about it. The rooms were super nice and the breakfast was awesome. Great staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I was very satisfied with the whole hotel.My kids enjoyed the pool, & my mother & i enjoyed the envitonment.Food @ the hotel was very good also.Would highly recommend this hotel.The beds were very comfortable, and the pillows were really soft.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed here for a family reunion in July. Like a normal summer in Southern Illinois it was hot and humid. The pool is inside with a nice patio around it. There are outdoor activities (sand volleyball, horseshoes, fishing, a nice deck and pond). We had dinner and breakfast at the hotel (breakfast was included with the room). Food was... More 

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Morrisonville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I was shocked by the reviews claiming horrible management and poor service because our experience with Magnuson Grand Hotel management and staff was exactly the opposite. All management and staff were amazing! They were extremely helpful, courteous, hard-working, and responsive to our needs. The events manager, hotel manager, and head chef, as well as other staff, went above and beyond... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

I had my wedding and reception here. The hotel events coordinator was very nice and helpful in the beginning and even convinced me to change my wedding date in order have my wedding and reception and here. 7 weeks before my wedding I received a phone call from her stating they had not receiving our menu for the dinner. We... More 

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Carlinville, Illinois, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We booked several rooms for family members (around 50 people) for out wedding on sep. 14. The family's loved the rooms but when we went to eat was a whole different story. One waiter/ buser for all of us. Several of us went with out drinks and had to clean our own tables off to make room for food. There... More 

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Bartlett, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

I returned to this property for the first time since last summer. Trip was for business. This time I got a room away from the pool and it was very quiet. The bed was much more comfortable than the one I had last year. Shower pressure was good and I liked the body soap dispenser in the shower. Very limited... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

We booked six rooms for family members for a funeral in the nearby town. The hotel's indoor pool and game room was great for the many children in our group. They had poolside adjoining rooms for us, so everyone could come and go as they chose. Supper in the restaurant was reasonable and delicious. The free breakfast was good, though... More 

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Poplar Grove, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012 via mobile

Hidden gem in the middle of nowhere. We have stayed here several times when it was a Best Western. Staff friendliness significantly improved from those days! Dated interior, but an amazing deal if you are in the area.

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Bartlett, Illinois, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

I recently stayed here for one night as I was visiting a customer in nearby Carlinville. As far as convenience goes...its right off the expressway and is easy to get in and out of. There is plenty of parking and check in was quick and easy. I didn't use the pool, but there was a very nice indoor pool. I... More 

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