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Chanticleer Inn

1458 East Dollar Lake Road, Eagle River, WI 54521
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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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Janesville, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we have traveled to the Eagle River area many times, this was our first stay at the Chanticleer Inn, and we were very pleased. We brought our small, friendly, well-behaved Italian greyhound and had a great time! The resort has that definite North Woods vibe, down in the woods and on the water, with a choice of accommodations such... More 

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Geneva, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Great location. Close to my favorite spots by boat. My family stayed in one of their hotel room suites for a few days before the house we were renting was ready. They have a nice sand beach which is hard to find at Eagle River resorts. The rooms are dated, but clean. There is a kitchenette which was handy. They... More 

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Buffalo City
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We stayed at the Chanticleer Inn may 15th through may 16th, 2015. We wanted a comfortable sleeping experience, and it was definately that. The beds there are very clean and comfortable. The decor was also relaxing. Each room has deck with a bistro set. Heat and air conditioning are also supplied. There is a restaraunt connected to the inn. Fine... More 

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Deerfield, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I made a reservation at the Chanticleer Inn on Expedia for 2 rooms (one room for 2 nights and one room for 1 night). I received a booking confirmation from Expedia. The next day I received an email from Chanticleer saying that they cannot honor the reservation (even though it was confirmed). They said their price is actually higher than... More 

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Orlando, Florida, USA
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

i used to come here years ago with my family. We would always come up in the summer and always had a great time. So 20 years later I decided to bring my kids up so they could enjoy the Wisconsin winter. I was greeted by Jake who has been running this resort for years. Everyone we talked with was... More 

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Longwood, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This lodge located on the point of Eagle River is like coming home. Friendly owners and amenities with great water sports in the summer and winter snowmobiling. Our family reunion took over a large part of the place with fireside chats, night time walks, ice fishing and hot cider for the kids with a full bar for the adults. It... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Chanticleer is a must stay for our family! We love the Townhouses for family reunions. Some are three levels, so we can have a lot of family and we open up the deck so the kids can run between houses. We watch the deer and shooting stars from the deck. Dollar Lake is great for the kids to swim and... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We loved the Chanticleer for its all-round value in a tucked-away part of Wisconsin's recreational landscape. The lodge-like property sits on the shore of the nation's longest chain of lakes, which attracts a steady parade of boaters. Most stop at the Chanticleer's bar, which by 5 p.m. is a frenzy of friendly activity. From the bar, inn guests can slide... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We have been staying at this place in one way or another, meaning motel rooms, villas, suites and condos, for the past twenty years. The Chanticleer is not a brand new resort with flashy amenities and exorbitant prices. If you are looking for appearances and a big bill, yes, you could go elsewhere, however, you would be missing the magnificent... More 

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Davenport, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I normally do not take time to do this, but this was such poor service and general lack of caring by staff that my recommendation is to skip this place. The rooms smelled, were not cleaned for the 4 nights we were there. It rained and mud was tracked into bathroom, but I used a washcloth to wipe floor. Had... More 

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