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    Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

    2643 Il 178, Utica, IL 61373
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a great stay -- staff is friendly and the room itself was comfortable, although management should make a few upgrades, such as replacing the television (seemed like it was from 1990) and add a coffee maker to each room. The on-site restaurant and...More

    2  Thank misohottie
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Front Office Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for your kind review. We are in the process of making some updates and changes around the resort. We appreciate your feedback and hope to have you back with us soon!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for a family wedding. Room wasn't as clean as it should have been, but the beds were comfortable. Seems to be understaffed. My husband had to wait a while to buy a 2-3 day old donut--very disappointing! However, his milkshake the day before...More

    1  Thank NormalGal1
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for the review. We appreciate the feedback so we can improve. I assure you I will address the issues you experienced throughout your stay so they don't happen again. We sincerely apologize that you were not 100% satisfied with you stay.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Great place to stay especially for a visit to Starved Rock SP. TONS of things to do during the season - be aware that changes a bit during off season but still very fun! Clean comfy vacation villas that I would stay in again without...More

    Thank mharty63
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Front Office Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your kind review! We look forward to you coming back to stay with us in the future!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    FUN for ALL ages! We will go back! For no more money than u pay for a regular room at any other hotel, you can come to Grizzly Jack's & your kids will be entertained & happy the entire time! WHY NOT??

    1  Thank meagan2482
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Front Office Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay here with us! We look forward to seeing you back in the near future!

    Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in the family villa!! Very beautiful on the inside and out!! Only a few complaints...first of all and most annoying was that apparently the people before us changed the wifi password and we were not able to connect to wifi the whole weekend....More

    1  Thank Christa G
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Front Office Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review. I apologize about the issue with the wifi. We are working to fix that issue, currently. I also would like to apologize for the issues you experienced with your unit and lighting as well. I will pass that information along....More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
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    • US$108 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 272
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    jkennedy626
    14 August 2017|
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    Response from jeffnlisa02 | Reviewed this property |
    I am from that area and moved to Louisiana 15 yrs ago. We have always stayed in a villa when we visit. Of course there is wear and tear but we have always been pleased. We visited in June and was unable to use water park. We... More
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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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    24 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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    "The lobby staff is extremely helpful. There are villas, but we preferred walking to the water park."
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    "Chose cabins or villas for families."
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