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Oak Park, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our 11-yr-old twice for a getaway weekend, and she loved everything about it. After telling them we were coming for a second time, there was a "welcome back" sign in the room for her. The rooms were full of character, and the giant cinnamon roll waiting for us upon arrival was a huge hit. She loved the games we... More 

Thank sdr614
MainStInnGalena, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

Glad she liked our little sign! We will see you again soon. More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location, right on Main St. Everything was great about the stay. The only negative I would even mention, but is good to know, is there is a very large stair case that you have to climb to get to the rooms. You do have to carry your own luggage up and it is quite a steep staircase, so if... More 

Thank bamah
MainStInnGalena, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

We to wish we could work around our steps, especially since my office is on the 3rd floor. Unfortunately we can not and therefore try to have it noted on our website and we always make sure we let guests know over the phone too so there are no surprises. We are always happy to help with luggage and can... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I recently stayed at the Main Street Inn for the first time and found it to be a delightful hidden gem. The location can't be beat. The rooms are of good size and quaintly decorated. The Innkeeper and other staff were nothing but pleasant and easy to work with. I couldn't be happier about my stay at the Main Street... More 

Thank Gail R
MainStInnGalena, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your first stay and we look forward to seeing you back again in the future! More 

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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76 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Love this place! Conveniently located on Main Street it's close to everything. It's like a cross between a hotel and a bed and breakfast, taking the best of each. The rooms are very charming, clean and comfortable. Coffee maker in the room and they included a wonderful HUGE cinnamon roll from the bakery down the street. The bathroom is clean... More 

1 Thank KarenM4799
turnera50, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

Always enjoy hearing from another happy guest! Best way to enjoy Galena is by staying on Main St. More 

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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My husband took me to Galena for an overnight anniversary trip (this was my first time in Galena). I picked the Main Street Inn because of the location and reviews. We were not disappointed! We were brought to our suite, given the keys and never saw or heard anyone while we were there. It felt so private, like our own... More 

1 Thank needmorevacatime
MainStInnGalena, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your little getaway in Galena. We are very hands off here for that purpose, so you feel like you are the only one here and as comfortable as you'd be at home. Come back again to enjoy our little hidden gem. More 

Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We Love to visit Galena and have been there numerous times! The last four visits we have stayed at the Main Street Inn and will continue to stay there in the future! The location is great and parking is close and most of all we have found the people we have dealt with to be Wonderful! They make your stay... More 

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MainStInnGalena, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice compliment. We love seeing familiar faces here at the Inn! See you again soon. More 

Upper Sandusky, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The Main Street Inn is an absolutely WONDERFUL place to stay when visiting Galena. It truly is on the MAIN Street! The lovely, quaint furnishings seem to "fit" this small town, which takes you back in time. I was very impressed with the cleanliness and the nice little touches which make you feel at home. This place is truly a... More 

Thank Pat M
MainStInnGalena, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

So glad we will see you back again! We try to make all of our guests feel very much at home while they are enjoying our sweet little town. Thanks for staying with us. More 

Yorkville, Illinois
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I come to the Main Street Inn every year with my girlfriends for a weekend away, and we are never disappointed. We are a large group and rent out the whole inn. The rooms are always clean and the innkeeper takes great care of us. Microwave, minifridge, ice machine, and board games are available in the common area, and each... More 

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turnera50, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

We are always glad to have you stay with us! Hope to see you again soon. More 

Port Byron, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

I love Galena. Always at least one yearly visit to wander through the shops and admire the architecture. A band of friends was playing a block party there late on a Sunday afternoon and I decided to stay over for said wandering and admiration. Perfect location. Didn't have to drive anywhere the next day. Located in a building built in... More 

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MainStInnGalena, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay while in Galena. Sorry for the delay in finding us for your last minute reservation. It is for this reason that we do check in by appointment due to our very small size of only 6 rooms. On a good note, this small size is what makes our place so private and cozy for your... More 

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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I stayed in the Vista room, overlooking the main street. The decor was Victorian, which was done very tastefully. I had the opportunity to look in some of the other rooms and they too were very nice. Has a nice sitting area, where you could get coffee and snacks.The bathroom was very nice, as were the towels and washcloths. I... More 

2 Thank Bonnie55528
turnera50, Owner at Main Street Inn, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay! Come back and see us again soon. Enjoy your summer. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on Galena's historic downtown Main Street, the Main Street Inn is a cozy, inviting place to relax that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places (circa 1850). We offer 6 luxurious and spacious rooms that will meet the needs of romantic adventures, friend getaways, or anything in between.Walk out our front door and take a stroll up Main Street. Browse through Galena's unique stores and boutiques, enjoy dining at one of Galena's fine restaurants, or simply enjoy the comforts of your room.Whatever your reason for coming to Galena, the Main Street Inn is here for you. Not sure what to do while in town? We can help you there too! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Main Street Inn

Address: 404 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2231
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: $128 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Main Street Hotel Galena
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“There are only 6 rooms, so book early if possible. Price varies based on the size of the room”
 of 5 bubbles sdr614, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“because the building is old, the room we stayed in had a much needed attic fan, so ask for the room with the attic fan in it.”
 of 5 bubbles bamah, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are only six rooms and all are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles 604gailr, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Vista room is farthest from the common room and quiet at night, but you hear street traffic during the day.”
 of 5 bubbles novemberwolfclaxton, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I feel all the rooms were very nice !!”
 of 5 bubbles Bonnie55528, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
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