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The Inn at Irish Hollow

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Elmhurst, IL
Reviewed 30 April 2012

We recently stayed at the Inn at Irish Hollow and loved it. We were in the main house which was cute with our own fireplace. They served us one of the best breakfasts I have ever had and I am a foodie. They make their own chocolate croissant and it is absolutely fantastic. The next course was Eggs Florentine which...

Thank Rachel D
Tuscola, Illinois
Reviewed 24 April 2012

My husband and I just returned from our second trip to the Inn at Irish Hollow. We had a fabulous weekend! We stayed in Stonewood Cottage, which is just charming. Everything from the fireplace to the wonderful bed to the bathtub is luxurious and welcoming. The cottage is quiet and peaceful. Breakfast and the seven-course gourmet dinner are served at...

Thank IlliniAllTheWay
Oak Lawn, IL
Reviewed 23 April 2012

My husband & I just spent our honeymoon here, and we are already wanting to go back for more! The cottage we stayed in was very clean, quiet, quaint and romantic. We loved the bed, fireplace, and screened in porch. But the best of all was the food...the entire trip was worth the food! We highly recommend that any couple...

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 9 April 2012

The Inn at Irish Hollow is a wonderful getaway for couples. They make great breakfasts (3 courses). I highly recommend the cottages (check out the pics). They leave gourmet sweets for you, and the conversation is great. There is also a 7-course dinner on Wednesdays. This B&B is located in the countryside just outside of Galena-it's about a 20 minute...

Thank TruTravelor
Reviewed 8 April 2012

The Inn at Irish hollow is located in Northern Illinois just outside Galena, Illinois. The remote location is perfect for those who wish to decompress from life's stressors. The main building was a former general store built in the early 1900's, with living quarters on the second and third floors. There are several newer cottages on the property, but they...

Thank Sherry S
Chicago, Il.
Reviewed 26 March 2012

This is the 2nd time we spent at Irish Hollow but the 1st time in one of their Cottages & all I can say is 'Heavenly"!!! It is truly a dream come true hideaway. Everything you could imagine to make a perfect week-end getaway. It may not be for everyone (?) tho you'd have to be nuts not to appreciate...

1Thank Pinkie24
Waukegan, Illinois
Reviewed 19 March 2012

I couldn't think of a better place to spend our 20th wedding annivesary. We stayed here 2 years ago and we could not stop thinking about the wonderful meals, hospitality and atmosphere. The weather ended up being very atypical for this time of year and we got to hike around the beautiful and peaceful property to burn off some calories...

Thank hfliebha
Rockford, IL
Reviewed 8 March 2012

We just spent a weekend at Irish Hollow in celebration of my husbands birthday and because we were just looking for a chance to " breathe". We expected it to be a great weekend based on the reviews and we were not disappointed. We had a room in the Inn which was beautifully decorated and offered a tremendous amount of...

1Thank Llynn_Rockford
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 March 2012

I cannot say enough about Matthew, the innkeeper, he was knowledgeable, attentive and accommodating in every way. Our cottage, Stonewood, was charming and most private. The food was glorious and the service was incredible. In addition, there are lots of great hiking trails with fantastic views of the surrounding area. The peace and quiet was especially welcome. I highly recommend...

Thank M H
Chicago, IL
Reviewed 1 March 2012

We just returned from the Inn at Irish Hollow. There are a lot of other reviews here and they cover the great things about this Inn. I'll just add my impressions. The cottages are extremely well done and they have everything you would want. We stayed in Olde Orchard. So a few things that stuck out for me with the...

2Thank msc1019

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on 500 acres of magnificent rolling hillsides and valleys, the Inn offers a perfect setting to reconnect with one another and to be pampered in the heart of Galena’s picture-perfect countryside. Guests enjoy personalized comfort, superb hospitality and the lush amenities designed to thrill sophisticated travelers. The 500 acre estate is cut with miles of hiking trails, streams, wooded ridges and connects to a 1300 acre nature preserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at Irish Hollow

Address: 2800 S Irish Hollow Rd, Galena, IL 61036
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: $370 - $435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
The Inn At Irish Hollow Hotel Galena
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“All the rooms are wonderful, but we prefer the cottages.”
  • The wonderful sitting area in our cottage.
 of 5 bubbles lazyrranch, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Cottage best value”
 of 5 bubbles 712brets, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the Inn are charming. The only downside are the older (but fitting) claw foot tubs and showers.”
 of 5 bubbles O5330AJstevenc, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Cottages have more privacy, though the rooms are great too.”
 of 5 bubbles mbtlo, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“Spend the extra and get a cottage”
  • this is the screen porch for the french maid cottage
 of 5 bubbles 992mike, 8 May 2016 | Read review
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