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Avery Guest House Bed and Breakfast

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606 South Prospect Street, Galena, IL 61036
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Avery Guest House Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #15 of 35 Galena B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stayed at this B&B during the Memorial Day weekend. The location is perfect, 5 min walk to the best restaurants in town. The house is on a quiet street and traffic noise is non-existent, and there is plenty of free parking in front of the house. The house is very well maintained, the hosts, Craig and Leslie, are very... More

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Oswego, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Instead of always seeing Galena in October, I decided to try it for NYE. The one constant that remained?....Avery Guest House! Craig and Leslie are such friendly warm people who always make us feel right at home. But, what also can't be beat is the location! Right down the street from downtown Galena! After a relaxing dinner with drinks there... More

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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55 reviews 55 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We really enjoyed our second visit to Avery and enjoyed Leslie and Craig's hospitality. The house is tastefully set for the Christmas season already - beautiful trees throughout the house. Breakfast of french toast, bacon and eggs. Yummers. See you again soon!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

Leslie and Craig are wonderful hosts. They take the time to answer questions and see that their guests love the Galena area as much as they do. Tasty breakfasts and the evening treat is a nice extra. Most of all, I think there proximal location to downtown (without climbing stairs) is an added perk.

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London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
52 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

A two minute walk from Main Street, Galena. Such a great little town and a very sweet b&b. Lovely hosts, great breakfast and cute rooms. The hosts even leave out an evening dessert, which was most appreciated! Our room was a little warm with just the fan, but we just opened the window and then were completely fine. Would stay... More

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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55 reviews 55 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

This was our first stay in Galena and were very pleased to find Avery Guest House B&B. Craig and Leslie are very kind and friendly. The entire place is immaculately kept, no dust (no allergy problems). Breakfast was delicious and the conversation with our fellow guests was enjoyable. We plan to stay again.

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Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

front the back porch and gazebo. Wonderful place to stay; the hosts, Leslie and Craig are wonderfully gracious innkeepers - hospitality reigns here. Stories and bits of facts were shared among the hosts and guests during the delicious breakfast; each of us was made to feel like their family. The second floor rooms were comfy and decorated to go with... More

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Lynwood,IL
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

the Avery Guest House is a great place to stay! the B&B..was a little way out of town(about 2 blocks) ...The room was very comfortable and beautiful .They served a great tasting and hot breakfast and very yummy evening dessert. Cozy front porch with blankets for the cool evenings. Craig and Leslie are a very warm and welcoming Christian host... More

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Iowa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We really enjoyed our stay at the Avery Guest House! It was a short walk to Main Street, which was very convenient. It is tucked away in the trees, so even though you are close to Main Street, it still feels secluded. The house itself is very nice and tastefully decorated. All of the guest rooms are on the second... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012 via mobile

I'm here right now at the Avery Guest House and don't want to leave my beautiful and comfy room, even to get the yummy and full cooked breakfast.  The love and care in every detail show in every aspect of this home.    Small details such as the tv/DVD in the room, central air plus individual AC in each room... More

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Address: 606 South Prospect Street, Galena, IL 61036
Location: United States > Illinois > Galena
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The historic Avery Guest House Bed and Breakfast, built in 1848, provides a tranquil, warm setting for your overnight or weekend stay. The spacious inn is decorated in period decor, with a queen size bed and private bath in each guest room. You’ll enjoy the two block stroll to Main Street shopping, restaurants and sites. A hearty breakfast and evening dessert and coffee/tea are served daily. ... more   less 
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