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    Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

    2643 N State Route 178, Utica, IL 61373-9707
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    Overview
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    • Average19%
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    It was amazing! The room was clean and spacious, beds were comfortable, and the water park was fun. You really don’t need to leave the resort. It had a restaurant, bar, arcade, mini golf, coffee and desserts, and a little store. The kids had a...More

    Thank Brenda M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I booked this late as a weekend getaway on Groupon. Worth what I paid but definitely a few critiques. 1. Staff at check in - AMAZING! Quick, helpful, so friendly. 2. Room - family suite. Lots of decor but none it really great on functionality....More

    Thank Mommaof5kiddos
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We arrived at Grizzly Jacks and had a quick check in. If they don’t tell you before hand, it’s $500 damage deposit. The resort was clean and the restaurant nice. Waitresses attentive. Food ok, drinks ok We stayed in the family cabins. Clean and nice....More

    Thank 797zacharys
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Front Office Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review! It's good to hear that we were able to make your stay enjoyable. We hope to have you back here with us again.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a wonderful Sister's Weekend in one of the Vacation Villas, The Villa was clean, warm and felt like home. We would recommend this place to everyone, great place for kids!! Lobby is awesome, water park everything a kid and adult would want. Wave...More

    Thank llt8650
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Front Office Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay as a family. We hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed in a Villa this weekend that was clean and very comfortable. The main lodge, restaurant & water park definitely need a remodel, but the front desk said that is in the works. The staff was great. They did trick or treating for the...More

    Thank M H
    Response from Grizzly_Jacks_Resort, Front Office Manager at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your feedback. We are deeply sorry about the inconveniences you experienced during your stay concerning the restaurant and waterpark, but we can assure you that the issues that you discussed are being handled appropriately. We hope that you will decide...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
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    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 272
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    Tiffany W
    8 November 2017|
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    Response from mharty63 | Reviewed this property |
    Not that long. Winding drives make it seem longer but we walked front to back of entire property in 4 or 5 minutes.
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    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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    "Bring a can of Raid and some strong cleaning supplies. Maybe even your own towels!"
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    "Bring Bug Spray and also Bring Your Own Cleaning/Cooking Supplies."
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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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