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    Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

    2643 IL 178, Utica, IL 61373
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    It had been 5 years since last time at Grizzly bear. Read some of the reviews and was so glad we still went. Other reviews had said the place was run down etc. I have to disagree. It was very clean and everything in functioning...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We just stayed 2 nights in one of that villas and we had a great time. Our villa was clean, quiet and very nice. Waterpark was nice and not too crowded. It was just perfect for our 4 year old grand daughter. We ate pizza...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This lodge is located next to Starved Rock State Park which has lots of hiking trails. The hotel is good but is in need of updates. The beds and furniture needs to be replaced. Our room was clean with a balcony to hang out our...More

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    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

    Thank you very much for sharing your feedback regarding your recent stay in our resort. We are thrilled that you chose Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort during your recent stay in the Starved Rock area. We look forward to hosting you during your next visit...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Worst vacation spot I've been to. They have new owners and apparently they don't understand cleaning is not a major decision. They also don't seem to think training your staff or giving them the supplies to serve their customers is important either: These are photos...More

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    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

    Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort, we strive...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Took my little cousins here for Spring Break. We had a great time. They enjoyed the waterpark so much. We drove to Ottawa for dinner. We hiked at Matthiessen and Starved Rock. It was a good trip and we would come again.More

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    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

    Thank you very much for sharing your feedback regarding your recent stay in our resort. We are thrilled that you chose Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort during your recent stay in the Starved Rock and Matthiessen State Park area. We look forward to hosting you...More

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$97 - US$284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    ppeddicord
    What are the hours for mini golf and how much does it cost?
    12 August 2016|
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    Response from ALLGLORY T | Reviewed this property |
    not sure about hours but the reaort gives you game cards for attractions
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    bromranch
    Are pets allow and during the 4th of July are there fireworks
    25 July 2016|
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    Response from amcal2015 | Reviewed this property |
    I did not see pets in the hotel part. Front desk is very helpful in answering questions. Maybe they are allowed in the cabins.
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    Alyssafricano
    How old do you have to be to rent a room?
    26 February 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room close to the waterpark so it is a shorter walk. Our room was really close but there was still..."
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    "Family suites are too small to comfortable fit 6 people"
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    "kids suite has bunk beds"
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    "Free Wifi definitely doesn't work in the basement. Not sure if works better anywhere else."
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