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Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel

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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   9853 US Rt. 20 W, Galena, IL 61036
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Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel
Ranked #2 of 11 Hotels in Galena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Northren Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Irish pub, spa, fresh baked scones each morning, a fairy circle, and the feel of an old manner. These are the hallmarks of the Irish Cottage. Sitting on the edge of the village of Galena Illinois this Inn is the perfect couples getaway. It is a wonderful girls friends escape as well. While the staff is not the best trained... More 

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St. Anne, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We opted to stay in the Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel. I wanted a little taste of Ireland. It was exactly what I expected and more. The charm of the hotel takes guests back to the old country. The beautiful ambiance of the library - crafted wood and leather furniture - was relaxing to enjoy a cup of Irish tea in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this little gem. Room was huge, and we booked the lowest class! Typical hotel room, but also with decent sized sitting area, fridge and microwave, standard bath. Never been to Galena before, and not the 'Gramma's doilies on the furniture' B&B kind of folks. Settled on The Irish Cottage based on another TA review that touted the library and... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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120 reviews 120 reviews
36 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the Irish Cottage was for a wedding to be held on property. More about that later. A mini fridge was included with the room. Decent sized room with a queen bed, dresser, small desk/chair, and a comfortable chair with footstool. Room was clean; hotel was quiet even with a large wedding party. Staff was very friendly. A... More 

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Lockport, Illinois
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79 reviews 79 reviews
25 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here during Country Fair weekend. It was a fantastic stay. We stayed in a very large two bedroom suite. Both rooms had mini fridges and two queen size beds. One of the rooms had a nice sitting area with a love seat, chair and table. It was quaint. The rooms and bathroom were very clean. The suite also... More 

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Bradley, Illinois, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a must visit anytime you are in Galena. Awesome staff, great property. Staff make you feel like you are family. Stayed here before and will certainly stay again. Recommend this place to anyone!

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Odessa, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family so enjoyed the Irish environment. Each day stated with a complimentary breakfast which included fresh, warm, soft scones as well as traditional items. The owner has purchased a authentic Irish pub, dismanteled it, had it shipped to the US and used it to create a pub inside this hotel. It is truly a one of a kind with... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel on more than one occasion.We have stayed in the Top suite to a standard king room. LOve the Real Irish pub and Live entertainment they offer...Great little town to visit,Love the dinner package events...Very nice can't wait to return!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was so different from any hotel we had stayed at before, which is why this will be an unusual review. It was the perfect mix of a hotel and Bed & Breakfast. It had the amenities of a hotel (spa, pool, hot tub, gift shop) and the uniqueness of a B&B (exceptional breakfasts, ambiance, friendly staff and guests). We... More 

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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My boyfriend and I both loved this place. We had driven by it so many times but never realized how beautiful it would be inside nor the amenities offered in this little (77 rooms) boutique hotel. The huge, beautiful bar, appointed with stained glass signs and lots of dark wood, highly resembles the pubs (except the size) I've been in... More 

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Address: 9853 US Rt. 20 W, Galena, IL 61036
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Location: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 75
Also Known As:
Irish Cottage Hotel
Irish Cottage Galena
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Galena
#3 Family Hotel in Galena

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