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Aldrich Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
We invite you to experience the next generation of bed and breakfasts at Aldrich Guest House, Galena's premier boutique bed and breakfast. You will find the elegance and luxury of the mansion that the house was built for in 1845 perfectly blended with modern sophistication and...
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Special Rate: Starting at $150/night!
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Location and contact
900 3rd St, Galena, IL 61036-2627
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23.3 km to Dubuque Municipal Airport
10 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsrobert and douglaswonderful hostshomemade marshmallowsother guestsbed and breakfastscreened in porchcocktail hourmy husband and iwine and appetizerscookiestheir beautiful homeguest roomsbreakfast was deliciouswarm hospitalityelectric fireplaceb bsgrant park
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If you're into American history, this B&B is an awesome choice. It's actually a stop on one of the Galena trolley tours. The property is beautiful, impeccably clean, and comfortable. Douglas and Robert are lovely hosts and are great at encouraging guests who have never...More

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Reviewed February 8, 2018

This was the fifth visit at the beautiful Aldrich Guest House. In late January, we spent three nights celebrating a birthday with another couple and, as usual, Robert and Douglas were the consummate hosts, from their warm welcome upon arrival, to looking after our needs...More

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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House, Owner at Aldrich Guest HouseResponded February 12, 2018

Thank you for visiting us again and celebrating Marilyn's birthday with us! It was great seeing everyone again and getting to meet David. And thank you for all of the accolades in your review - the biggest compliment that we can ever receive is for...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great stay again with Robert & Douglas. Breakfast is always fantastic. We really enjoy chatting with them and other guests during breakfast or over wine and cheese.They know the area extremely well and have tried most restaurants and entertainment options that are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Robert and Douglas are wonderful hosts and made our experience truly special. They had excellent suggestions for dining and entertainment which we all enjoyed. The wine and hors d’oeuvers were very good and gave us an opportunity to meet the other guests. Breakfast was excellent...More

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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House, Owner at Aldrich Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for spending your time in Galena with us! It was a pleasure having you and we are glad to see that you enjoyed your time at Aldrich Guest House so much! All of the details that you mention are what continually illustrate what it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice B&B for quiet and relaxation. No TV except for streaming on one television in common area. My husband wasn't thrilled about no television, wanted to watch some sports. Food was good. Afternoon wine was a treat. Robert and Douglas are great hosts. They are...More

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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House, Owner at Aldrich Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for visiting with us and for sharing your great review! As you mention and as noted on our website, there is a smart television in the library. We've increased the internet to the fastest speeds available which makes it easy for our guests to...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$215 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$215 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Judy W
December 23, 2017|
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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your interest in Aldrich Guest House! As Betsy S says, it's a very easy walk to Main Street. It's about 5-7 minutes depending on how quickly you walk - it's a couple blocks through our historic... More
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Brent L
July 19, 2016|
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Hello Cori! We're thrilled that you're considering giving your parents a stay at Aldrich Guest House! Unfortunately, all of our guest rooms are on the second floor up a single flight of 17 stairs. While we would love to... More
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July 12, 2016|
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Hello! We had a great time with you both and we're thrilled that you're coming back for the fall colors! Of course, there are many factors that go into the show that Mother Nature puts on for us every year in Galena from... More
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"Room #2 sleeps 3 which worked perfectly for me and my 2 daughters. I liked the fact we didn't have to..."
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"I always get room #1. It looks over the front of the house. There's lots of light in that room."
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"#2 -in back of home - nice & quiet - nice full bathroom in our room - comfortable bed but squeky, wooden..."
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"Room #4 is very cozy, however, the standup shower does not have a lot of space for movement. But overall..."
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