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Renaissance and Riverboat Suites

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324-328 Spring St, Galena, IL 61036
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Ranked #18 of 34 Galena B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Joliet, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of our favorite places to stay in Galena. The rooms are clean, cozy, and the least expensive in the Galena area. We have stayed in the suites as well as the standard rooms. They are all nice, only difference being that the suites have a jacuzzi. They are also very close to town, so you don't have... More 

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victoria c, Owner at Renaissance and Riverboat Suites, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. It is nice just to park and walk to town from here. We strive to make your stay memorable. Looking forward to seeing you in the future. Victoria More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed at many places in Galena. This is our favorite so we have returned many times. Accommodations are roomy and the best value we have found. Short and easy walk to downtown. Delicious food in the breakfast room. Love to hang out on the back decks and in the courtyard. Perfect for groups.

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victoria c, Owner at Renaissance and Riverboat Suites, responded to this review

It's great to hear we are your number #1 choice in Galena. We enjoy having your group stay with us and look forward to your next visit. Thank You Victoria More 

Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My sister and I decided to take a "sisters' trip" to Galena, just the two of us. We were only looking for a place to sleep, shower, and have breakfast (to save some money). Neither of us had ever stayed in a B&B.We didn't want the standard hotel room, we wanted something unique to Galena. the Renaissance fit the bill... More 

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victoria c, Owner at Renaissance and Riverboat Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted your trip was a memorable one. It's easy to fall in love with the charm these historic buildings provide. We look forward to your return. Victoria More 

Belvidere, Illinois
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stayed 2 nights and were very impressed with the location and the homemade pastries --all included with the free breakfast! The grounds are pleasing; plenty of nice outdoor seating among the interesting landscape. We will be back!

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victoria c, Owner at Renaissance and Riverboat Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We do make all the pastries home-made and are pleased you enjoyed them. Our location is Great-just a short walk to Historic Main Street. Great to hear you'll be back. Victoria More 

Lake Zurich, Illinois, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My husband and I decided last minute to do a weekend in Galena. We thought we had got lucky when we called and there was a cancellation for the Grand Era Suite. I did read reviews prior to booking and was concerned about the noise on Rte 20 as written about. When I called, I spoke with a lady named... More 

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victoria c, Owner at Renaissance and Riverboat Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are sorry you where disappointed in your stay. We are a small facility and do have limited office hours. But please know we can be reached by phone at anytime. We only live a block away so we can be there momentarily. We do wish you would have spoken with us instead... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Wonderful pace to stay, amazing accommodations with personal details throughout entire building!!! Very unique!!! very short walk to downtown attractions! The room was clean with plenty if bedding, towels and a small fridge, ice box and sink! We will be going back for sure!!

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victoria c, Owner at Renaissance and Riverboat Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. So nice to hear you noticed all the little extras we do. So looking forward to your return. Victoria More 

Waukesha, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I stayed at the Renaissance on a Friday night. We parked our car (for free!!)across the street and never used it again since the hotel is within walking distance of Main Street. The accommodations were neat, clean and very vintage. The property is beautiful!! The moment I walked through the gate I was charmed by the beautiful brick walkway and... More 

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victoria c, Owner at Renaissance and Riverboat Suites, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Glad you found our location to be so convenient. I do love tending the gardens and grounds it's nice to hear you enjoyed them on your visit here. So glad to hear you will be returning. Victoria More 

Deerfield, Illinois
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This was one of the few B&Bs within walking distance of Main Street that was not completely booked the week before Memorial Day weekend. My family stayed in the Grey Eagle, War Eagle, and the Superior Napa Valley. Let me first say, the entire property is MUCH more charming and lovely in person than the photos on their website really... More 

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Iowa
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I just spent last weekend in Galena, IL. The entire weekend was amazing. Renaissance and Riverboat Suites is a great place to stay. It's not on Main Street, but a very short walk. We stayed in a standard room, as we didn't plan on spending too much time indoors. We were in Room 1 and the only negative to this... More 

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Shawano, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We just spent Easter weekend in Galena. It is our favorite spot to celebrate the arrival of nice weather. We just love the Renaissance Suites. We have stayed there numerous times. Our favorite room is the Grey Eagle. The room is nicely decorated. It has a cute patio with great access to the hot tub. The hot tub is SUPER.... More 

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Address: 324-328 Spring St, Galena, IL 61036
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Location: United States > Illinois > Galena
Number of rooms: 10

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