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Motels & Hotels with a railroad view

DEKALB, ILLINOIS ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

DeKalb, IL - Best Western DeKalb  

Address:  1212 West Lincoln Highway                    Phone: 815-758-8661

Location/ Directions:  From: I-88 East or West, Take the Annie Glidden Road Exit, proceed north 1.5 miles to Route 38 (Lincoln Hwy) & turn left. The BEST WESTERN DeKalb Inn & Suites is approximately eighth of a mile on the left.

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):  $73.00                                  AAA Rated:   YES       Stars: **2**

About Hotel: 2-Stories, 95-Rooms, Exterior & Interior Corridors, Complimentary Breakfast, Fitness Center, High Speed Internet, Outdoor pool Seasonal, Steam room, dry sauna, Exercise facility, Guest laundry, Ice/vending machines, Business center, 24-hour front desk, Air-conditioning, Computer available, Outdoor parking, Complimentary newspaper, Cable satellite television with HBO®, AM/FM alarm clock, Coffee/tea maker, Hairdryer, Iron/ironing board, Free local calls under 30 minutes, Two line speakerphone with Voice mail, Wake-up calls, AM/FM radio stereo, Cribs available, Two room suites available with kitchenette, Rollaway beds available (fee), Microwave available, Refrigerator available, Desk/work area, No pets allowed.

Railroad View: Excellent View.  Any room on the west side of the motel will give you an excellent view.

Railroads past Hotel:  Union Pacific (former Chicago & North Western mainline), expect about 60 trains a day during a 24-hour period.

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DEKALB, ILLINOIS ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

DeKalb, IL - Travelinn DeKalb

Address:   1116 West Lincoln Highway                   Phone:

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Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $45.00                                 AAA Rated:   NO       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: (former Travelodge)  2-Stories, 111-Rooms, Exterior Corridors, A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily. Travelinn Dekalb features laundry facilities, dry leaning/laundry services, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas.   Additional property amenities include air conditioning in public areas. Guest parking is complimentary.  Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Televisions have cable channels.

Railroad View: Good to Excellent View.  Any room on the rear of the motel will give you an excellent view.

Railroads past Hotel:  Union Pacific (former Chicago & North Western mainline), expect about 60 trains a day during a 24-hour period.

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DEKALB, ILLINOIS ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

DeKalb, IL - Baymont Inn And Suites Dekalb 

Address:   1314 W. Lincoln Highway                   Phone:  815-748-4800

Location/ Directions:  From I-88 Exit Annie Glidden Road North to Highway 38 Lincoln Highway . Turn left West to Inn.

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $89.00                                 AAA Rated:  NO        Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 3-Stories, 53-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Heated Indoor Pool, Complimentary Enhanced Breakfast, Free High Speed Wireless Internet in all rooms, Fitness Center, Free Locals Calls, Clock, Coffee Maker, Hairdryer, Iron/Ironing Board, Elevators, Suites Available, Free USA Today Newspaper in Lobby, Pet Friendly (fee).

Railroad View: Good to Excellent View.  Ask for a room on the rear of the building (East side), 3rd floor is best for a railroad view.

Railroads past Hotel:  Union Pacific (former Chicago & North Western mainline), expect about 60 trains a day during a 24-hour period.

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