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Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel

#1 of 11 Hotels in Galena
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3.0 of 5
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9853 US Rt. 20 W, Galena, IL 61036
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed there Valentines day weekend for just $125 a night. Room was decent sized and they had an impressive breakfast included. Rooms were not newly rehabbed, but had more of the irish cottage and pub feel. Nice change from generic hotels. Great value for what we paid.

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Lombard, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at The Irish Cottage and we can't say enough about it. All the staff - especially Kathy were so friendly and helpful too. The accommodations were perfect. The pub had great food and the library was a nice place to sit and relax. We will definitely stay here again when we come to Galena.

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a replica of so many B&B in Ireland. The cottage is superbly appointed with such an accommodating staff! Our room had a jacuzzi, a separate bedroom, and great heating system which was very important as we had spent the day on a nearby mountain watching the Special Olympics. The pub on the first floor was intimate - even... More 

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New Lenox, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got married on NYE and I needed to return back to work on the 4th of January, so we decided to do a mini-moon in Galena and stayed at the Irish Cottage. BEST DECISION EVER!! We stayed in the Glendalough Suite (valley view)---probably one of the cleanest hotels we've ever stayed in. The staff was exceptionally friendly and welcoming.... More 

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Burlington, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Galena for the weekend. As it was our 35th anniversary, we got the anniversary package. We stayed in a glendaloch suite, whirlpool, fireplace, king bed. They had champagne chilling, crackers with a cheese and grape platter. The staff just bends over to assist. Has a library with comfortable chairs and a great valley view. Attached is the Frank... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here several times over the years, and it's still a very nice inn, with great service. Bed was comfortable. Room was clean and quiet. Service in the pub in the evening, and again at breakfast were top notch. Front desk staff were great too.

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Hickory Hills, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I spent two days/nights at the Irish Cottage in Galena. It could not have been nicer and the staff could not be nicer. There's a cute shop located just off of the main lobby, along with a restaurant/lounge. It's located just outside of the downtown area and half a block away from President U.S. Grant's home. We... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

We are sorry to be leaving the Irish Cottage, it truly is like a bit of the aul sod in Galena! Complete with the Dolmen and Gaelic style structure, this place was charming. Our 19 year old was with us so we needed some private space and wound up loving the 2 bedroom with private king and 2 queens in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

We came here for a weekend getaway. Stayed in a king plus room facing the valley which had a beautiful view. The room had everything we needed, including free wifi and a fridge & microwave for our leftovers from the pub. The food is great, entertainment was even better. The hiking in the back of the hotel gives a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed at the Irish Cotton many times. We LOVE it. Good food, entertainment, and very nice rooms. It is one of my favorite places to go when we come to Galena. Guaranteed I will be staying here again. Plus the breakfast is to die for. Yum!

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