BEST WESTERN PRAIRIE INN & CONFERENCE CENTER

300 South Soangetaha Rd., Galesburg, IL 61401 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Highway Hotel in Knox County
40.94349-90.3304
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3.5/ 5

Based on 280 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an indoor pool
  • 113 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Hotel has 3 suites
  • Check in: 03:00
  • Check out: 11:00
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.5/10

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Local Attractions

Discovery Depot Children's Museum, Seminary Street's shopping and dining, Knox College, Carl Sandburg College & birthplace, Orpheum Theatre, Railroad Museum, Civic Arts Center, Bishop Hill, future home of the National Railroad Hall of Fame.

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Customer Reviews of Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center

3.5 out of 5. Based on 280 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Discover northwestern Illinois from the comfort of this quaint Galesburg hotel, just minutes from Knox College and Seminary Street. Conveniently located off the I-74, the BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center is just three miles from the heart of Galesburg, IL. Guests are just minutes from historic Seminary Street, offering shopping, dining and more. History and culture lovers delight in Galesburg's many well-known attractions, from the Orpheum Theatre to the Galesburg Railroad Museum to the birthplace of famed writer Carl Sandburg. A scenic self-guided car tour takes guests from this Galesburg hotel to many of these popular attractions.The hotel is a great choice for families visiting students at Knox College or Carl Sandburg College, both just minutes away. It's also a convenient spot for experiencing seasonal events, like Railroad Days and the Stearman Fly-In. This Illinois hotel also offers easy access for corporate travelers doing business at RFMS, BNSF and Masters Educational Services. A full service Galesburg hotel with the only full service event location in the area, we offer the highest quality amenities. Our ballroom can seat up to 300 guests, making the property a perfect choice for your next meeting, banquet, reunion or wedding. The newly renovated rooms at the BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center include comfortable beds with quality linens and plush pillows. Newly installed 37-inch LCD flat-screen TV's have cable satellite & HBO®. All rooms come with a microwave and refrigerator. Select rooms offer a private patio entrance to our beautiful courtyard. Other amenities available at this Galesburg hotel include an indoor pool, exercise facility, room service and free Wi-Fi access. Make the BEST WESTERN Prairie Inn & Conference Center your home away from home during your next visit to Galesburg, IL. Contact our friendly staff to reserve your stay! Enjoy your stay.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:03:00
Check Out:11:00
Year of Last Renovation:2014
Floors:2
Rooms:113
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:113
Handicap Rooms:2
Suites:3
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:0 View Spaces
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:5:00pm-close
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours in advance
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:15.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:15.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:10.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:20.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:17.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 1.95 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.95 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20.00 per day with a $100 per week maximum.


  • Internet - wireless
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Fax available
  • Office or business center
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ironing facilities
  • Alarm clock
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Voicemail
  • Air conditioning
  • Microwave in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa

Airport & Shuttle Information

Moline Airport- 45 milesGreater Peoria Airport- 45 miles

Local Shuttle Info: Hotel shuttle available, fees may apply

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Best Western International

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  • 3 hotel types: Best Western, Best Western Plus, and Best Western Premiere
  • Best Western offers exceptional value with great amenities including free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and lond distance access. Convenient computer room in the lobby area perfect for copy and fax services, and even printing out boarding passes, maps, etc.
  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk. Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available. Free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Best Western Premiere gives guests the highest quality amenties, furnishings, and decor with personalized guest services. All rooms have a safe, mini-fridge, free high-speed internet access, free local and long distance calls, and an LCD or Plasma TV with HD channels. On-site dining, fitness room, business center, snack shop, and meeting rooms

The Best Western International highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Best Western Prairie Inn

Group vs. Individual Rates at Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center

Rate fluctuations of Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center

The graph above is trends of room rates for both our group quotes and the lowest online individual prices we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 22.7% in the month of March 2016 and the highest average individual rate is $125 in the month of April 2017. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center.

Feel free to use the Best Western Prairie Inn & Conference Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Galesburg event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Conference room A 17 x 26 x 7 44237/3726181113113/2494444
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Conference room A

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
442 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
17 x 26 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Conference room B 17 x 26 x 7 44237/3726181113113/2494444
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Conference room B

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
442 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
17 x 26 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
9
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Conference rooms C and D 52 x 17 x 7 88474/7451372125216/4988888
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Conference rooms C and D

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
884 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
52 x 17 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Hospitality room E 18 x 26 x 7 46839/3927191113113/2524747
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Hospitality room E

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
468 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
18 x 26 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
1
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Air Conditioning
Grand Ballroom 43 x 65 x 10 2795233/23316318067806717/14500280280
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Grand Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2795 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
43 x 65 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
East Ballroom
21 x 43 x 10 90375/7553382226226/51009090
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East Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
903 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 43 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Central Ballroom
21 x 43 x 10 90375/7553382226226/51009090
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Central Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
903 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 43 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
West Ballroom
21 x 43 x 10 90375/7553382226226/51009090
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West Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
903 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 43 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
9
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System

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