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Top Rated Hotels for your Galena Vacation

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Stoney Creek Inn Galena
Stoney Creek Inn Galena
2.0 out of 5.0 940 Galena Square Dr, Galena, IL
4.3/5 (35 reviews)

Easy to get in and out of. Easy to find. Five minutes from downtown. Friendly staff.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2019
Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Galena-Jo Daviess County History Museum, Old Market House, and Dowling House. West Street Sculpture ...
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Stockton, IL
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Stockton, IL
2.5 out of 5.0 200 Dillon Ave, Stockton, IL
4.3/5 (16 reviews)

Everything was really good! Personel was nice, breakfast was OK, and was really clean.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2019
Situated in Stockton, this hotel is 9.2 mi (14.9 km) from Apple Canyon Lake and 9.2 mi (14.9 km) from Apple River Canyon State Park. Apple River Fort and Lake ...
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Galena, IL
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Galena, IL
2.5 out of 5.0 11334 Oldenburg Ln, Galena, IL
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4.1/5 (29 reviews)

Newly renovated, very nice pool! Close to Galena town.

Reviewed on May 20, 2019
This family-friendly Galena hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Galena-Jo Daviess County History Museum, Old Market House, and Dowling House. Old Blacksmith Shop ...
Best Western Designer Inn & Suites
Best Western Designer Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5.0 9923 West US Route 20, Galena, IL
4.1/5 (53 reviews)

Friendly staff, decent breakfast, clean room though rooms on hwy 20 side can be noisy at night. Previous stay was on other side which had forest preserve side view was very good.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2019
Situated in Galena, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Grant Home, Washburne House Historic Site, and Belvedere Mansion. Galena-Jo Daviess County History ...
Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa
Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa
3.5 out of 5.0 444 Eagle Ridge Dr, Galena, IL
4.1/5 (39 reviews)

Very quiet and great to relax. Family friendly facility.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2019
Set in Galena, this family-friendly motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Grant Home, West Street Sculpture Park, and Horseshoe Mound. Belvedere Mansion and Galena-Jo ...

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Galena Travel Guide

Where is Galena?

Your tickets are booked and you've checked out the weather for Galena. But do you know exactly where you're headed? Let us show you!

This city is approximately 190 miles north of Illinois' capital, Springfield. Galena is also 20 miles south of Platteville.

The population of this area of Northern Illinois is approximately 3,000.

Places to Visit in Galena

It's rarely dull studying the living quarters of people from the past. Go on a guided tour of Grant Home and visualize how this historic residence once functioned. Seeking some more options? You never know — there could be a guided tour at Old Market House when you're here. But if not, this historic building is still worth a photo from the outside. But there's more! Explore the carefully preserved rooms and try to imagine how the former residents of Washburne House Historic Site used to live. This house provides its visitors with a rare historical insight.

Car Rentals in Galena

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Unfortunately, there aren't any car rental businesses next to Dubuque Regional Airport. You'll need to hop in a cab or look into pubic transport if you want to venture the 14 miles into the city.

Where to stay in Galena – Hotel Accommodation

With just 18 hotels in Galena, you should get in quick! Orbitz has all you need to secure a suitable room.

If you appreciate the finer things in life, the Bernadine's Stillman Inn is a great option. Alternatively, check out the Goldmoor Inn. Or, the Galena Stoney Creek and the Grant Hills Motel are worthy choices if you're traveling on a tight budget.

Nearest Airports to Galena

Booked a getaway to Galena and want to know a bit about the airport you're flying into? Dubuque Regional Airport (DBQ) is the closest terminal, sitting 14 miles to the west of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Galena

If you have explored all there is to explore in Galena and have more time up your sleeve, don't panic! Just 16 miles away is Elizabeth, and there's no lack of activities on offer here. If you want to spend a whole day in this area, visit the Rocky Waters Vineyard and Winery in the morning. Next hop on over to Apple River Fort and the Massbach Ridge Winery. Searching for more options? Sabula is 25 miles from Galena. Visit for attractions like Mississippi Palisades State Park, the Savanna Museum and Cultural Center and the Savanna Train Car Museum. You have all the options in the world!

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