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BW Premier Alton St. Louis Area Hotel

3559 College Avenue, Alton, IL 62002 US
View Map Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
3.0 Star Property Near Robert Wadlow Statue
Best Western launches the We Care Clean℠ program: Best Western's We Care Clean program expands upon the brand's trusted and industry-leading I Care Clean® standards, as well as the enhanced cleaning protocols put in place at the onslaught of COVID-19. The We Care Clean program includes heightened and comprehensive cleanliness and social distancing standards - all in an effort to improve safety and reassure customers that Best Western is committed to their health and wellbeing.
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3.0/5

Based on 416 guest reviews

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  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Bar/lounge
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free self parking
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10/23/2021 - 10/24/2021
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Verified Reviews of BW Premier Alton St. Louis Area Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"One night stay."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
the room was clean well appointed, the bed was comfortable and nice.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
15-Aug-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 14 to Sat Aug 15 2020 at a $108.99 average nightly rate.
"Had to candel due to coronavirus."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
We were so looking forward to staying here but then the coronavirus hit and we had to cancel. So disappointing for us.
(Group coordinator, booked 2 rooms), from US flag
29-Apr-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Mar 21 to Sun Mar 22 2020 at a $73.05 average nightly rate.
"Great"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
My stay was great.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
03-Dec-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Nov 12 to Thu Nov 14 2019 at a $60.42 average nightly rate.
"Best West at 3559 College Ave, Alton. was an eight. "
Overall Score4.0/ 5
HotelPlanner rating zero. give it a 00000000000ZERO.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 02 to Sun Aug 04 2019 at a $108.78 average nightly rate.
"Hotel Okay"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Hotel Planner is a third party and was unaware. Fact cost more and was not helpful.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 02 to Sun Aug 04 2019 at a $108.78 average nightly rate.
"Best West at 3559 College Ave, Alton. was an eight."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Hotel planner is a scam, cost more to book and was unaware it was a third party when booked room. Had bad experience with room being small and far from elevator. Next time will call direct to the front desk and speak with the manager. Manager could not give me a receipt because of the third party.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 02 to Sun Aug 04 2019 at a $108.78 average nightly rate.
"Best West at 3559 College Ave, Alton. was an eight."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Hotel planner is a scam, cost more to book and was unaware it was a third party when booked room. Had bad experience with room being small and far from elevator. Next time will call direct to the front desk and speak with the manager. Manager could not give me a receipt because of the third party.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 02 to Sun Aug 04 2019 at a $108.78 average nightly rate.

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Summary of 346 verified reviews

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Rated 81/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good business hotel. Close to parking areas."

Cleanliness

88/100
61 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms."

Location

88/100
14 reviews

"Great location and easy parking."

Service

81/100
80 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception." Fine restaurant service but inadequate housekeeping.

Bar

72/100
15 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Vibe

69/100
33 reviews

"Decent vibe. Relatively friendly Atmosphere. Entrance area is ok." Hotel could use some updating. Stylish hotel. Good for business people. Awesome for families.

Room

68/100
100 reviews

"Decent but small and poorly maintained rooms with low rated bathrooms." Tidy rooms with comfortable beds and good TV's. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

54/100
38 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

WiFi

24/100
9 reviews

"Wifi quality could be improved."

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from families.

"Great location. Comfortable beds."

Cleanliness

89/100
13 reviews

"Clean rooms."

Service

83/100
26 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception."

Room

66/100
22 reviews

"Tidy rooms with excellent beds."

Vibe

64/100
7 reviews

"Decent vibe. Relatively friendly Atmosphere."

Breakfast

53/100
12 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

Rated 73/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Good business hotel. Close to parking areas."

Cleanliness

88/100
61 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms."

Location

88/100
14 reviews

"Great location and easy parking."

Service

81/100
80 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception." Fine restaurant service but inadequate housekeeping.

Bar

72/100
15 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

Vibe

69/100
33 reviews

"Decent vibe. Relatively friendly Atmosphere. Entrance area is ok." Hotel could use some updating. Stylish hotel.

Room

68/100
100 reviews

"Decent but small and poorly maintained rooms with low rated bathrooms." Tidy rooms with comfortable beds and good TV's. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

54/100
38 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

WiFi

24/100
9 reviews

"Wifi quality could be improved."

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from families.

"Friendly service. Comfortable beds."

Cleanliness

89/100
13 reviews

"Clean rooms."

Service

83/100
26 reviews

"Friendly service and great reception."

Room

66/100
22 reviews

"Tidy rooms with excellent beds."

Vibe

64/100
7 reviews

"Decent vibe. Relatively friendly Atmosphere."

Breakfast

53/100
12 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

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Property Description

Located in Alton, Best Western Premier Alton-St. Louis Area Hotel is in the business district, a 1-minute drive from Robert Wadlow Statue and 6 minutes from Alton Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau. This hotel is 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from Argosy Casino and 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from Jones-Confluence Point State Park.

You can enjoy a meal at the restaurant serving the guests of Best Western Premier Alton-St. Louis Area Hotel, or stop in at the snack bar/deli. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge.

Make yourself at home in one of the 135 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. 43-inch LED televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mississippi River - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Robert Wadlow Statue - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Fresenius Medical Care - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
OSF Saint Anthony's Health Center - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Alton Square Mall - 5.7 km / 3.6 mi
Alton Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Lincoln Douglas Square - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Argosy Casino - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Jones-Confluence Point State Park - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
National Great Rivers Museum - 8 km / 5 mi
Lewis and Clark Confluence Tower - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center - 12.9 km / 8 mi
Edwardsville Watershed Nature Center - 19.1 km / 11.9 mi
Unity Theatre Ensemble - 20.2 km / 12.6 mi
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church - 20.3 km / 12.6 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western Premier Alton-St. Louis Area Hotel is Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) - 37.9 km / 23.6 mi

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Alton? This hotel has facilities measuring 4500 square feet (418 square meters), including a conference center. Free self parking is available onsite.

Don't miss out on recreational opportunities including an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, wedding services, and a television in a common area.

Green Sustainability

Re-use towel program, water saving program

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 21
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Conference space size (meters) - 418
  • Swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Roll-in shower
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Conference center
  • Electric car charging station
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Uncovered parking
  • Banquet hall
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1982
  • Total number of rooms - 135
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Car recommended
  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Ballroom
  • Reception hall
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Dog exercise area
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Television in common areas
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-out
  • Porter/bellhop
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free self parking
  • Conference space
  • Computer station
  • ATM/banking
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4500
  • 24-hour business center

Airport & Shuttle Information

ALN is only about 8 miles from hotel, shuttle available. STL Lambert International no shuttle available, taxi is approx. $50

Local Shuttle Info: Local complimentary shuttle available to registered guests within 5 mile radius to local government, corporate locations. Upon availability.

Breakfast Information

At this time due to the ensure the safety of our employees and guests, per State of Illinois and CDC guidelines; we are offering a GRAB N' GO breakfast including coffee, available at the front desk of the hotel, in affect through June 30, 2020 - 6 a.m. – 9 a.m•Bottled water is available in the Sundry Shop. We are offering one per person, per day to in house guests, complimentary. Typical: Breakfast Buffet, full hot and cold with biscuits and gravy, pancakes, pastries, cereal, yogurt, fruit, bacon, sausage or ham, hashbrowns, eggs, made to order omelets Mon-Fri. $10 per person. Included in some hotel rates and all group rates.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Pet maximum weight in lb is 176

Pet maximum weight in kg is 80

Only cats are allowed

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets cannot be left unattended

Pets allowed

Pets allowed on leash and with carrier in room. Cell phone number to be left at front desk. Pets may only be left in room unsupervised in carrier and as long as they do not disrupt other guests. $50 one time, per stay non-refundable charge. $20 per day charge for each pet, maximum $100 per week. Max two pets per room. Domestic pets only, up to 80 pounds.

Parking Info

Onsite parking. No fee.

Internet / WiFI

High Speed WIFI throughout hotel, no charge to guest

Misc Fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00
  • Pet fee: USD 20.00 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 150.00 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western).
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Cleaning Policies

All rooms are logged and serviced with our 5 step – “STAY SAFE” program which includes: 1.Housekeeper cleans, disinfects and sanitizes the guest room. 2.Executive Housekeeper inspects and sanitizes (AGAIN) high touch areas. UV sanitizer wand is left in room overnight (8 hours)3.Executive Housekeeper removes wand and exits room; Door handle is UV sanitized at that time as well4.Day of arrival, UV Sanitizer is applied to the door handle before guest arrives. All paper products and unnecessary amenities have been removed from ALL guest rooms. These items include but are not limited to: Guest directory, paper, pen, bottled water, decorative pillows, bags for hairdryers, etc. Housekeeping service is limited at this time, stay over rooms are not serviced, unless requested. Towel, linen and trash replacement is upon request.

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Cashless transactions are available

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)

Essential Workers Only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

About Best Western Premier

  • Best Western Premier 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
  • Optimal for the upscale market, these properties are equipped with a pool, business center, fitness facility, media center and boardroom.

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

Seasonality and Projections at BW Premier Alton St. Louis Area Hotel

Rate fluctuations of BW Premier Alton St. Louis Area Hotel

The graph above is fluctuations of room rates for both group prices and the lowest online individual prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The lowest group discount displayed is 37.6% in the month of November 2021 and the highest average individual rate is $159 in the month of January 2022. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at BW Premier Alton St. Louis Area Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

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