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Goldmoor Inn

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9001 Sand Hill Road, Galena, IL 61036
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Joliet, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Goldmoor Inn was absolutely amazing and very relaxing. All was based on luxury and amazing hospitality. We were able to relax with the busy lives that we lead as both the room and grounds were exceptional beautiful. The views were serene every way you looked!

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Mendota, Illinois
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Yes, book it!!! The online pictures DO NOT do this wonderful establishment justice. My husband and I have 5 children (age ranging from 15 down to 3). We live a very full and busy lifestyle. We were looking for a place to reconnect and slow down. THIS was an answer to our prayers! The love and nurturing that has been... More 

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Tracstrem, thank you for such a wonderful review. We are delighted that we were able to contribute to your well being and relaxation. Comments like yours are most rewarding and inspiring to us and we will share them with our staff. We will be waiting for you when you need another brake and breather from your daily activities. More 

Palatine, Illinois
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I surprised my wife for her 50th birthday and I can tell you she was surprised!! When we came around the corner from a back country drive she was so surprised on how beautiful the property was and the views of the Mississippi valley were excellent. We had the Chef's Quarters room and it was excellent. Very roomy and laid... More 

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mike and Sandy, we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Goldmoor and in the Chef's Quarters. The Goldmoor truly is a gem and we thank you for being our guest and sharing your experience. We do hope you will come again soon for another wonderful experience. More 

Aurora, Illinois
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Husband and I stayed over the 4th of July weekend. We stayed in the Timberlodge Cabin. We really enjoyed the cabin as it was cozy and comfortable! We met the owner Birgit and she was very nice... She acknowledge an issue we had straight away and took care of it. The breakfast each morning we had delivered to our... More 

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sheila, thank you for your complimentary review and feed back. We appreciate your business and hope to be of service again in the future. More 

Zionsville, Indiana
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the venue for my wedding. The property itself was gorgeous and many guests complimented the B&B on this. The owners were very kind and attentive during our wedding weekend. However, I am VERY disappointed in the Wedding Coordinator, Erica. When we first booked our wedding, she was non-communicative. She wouldn't return calls or emails, it was very frustrating.... More 

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Olivia, I am so sorry to hear that you were not completely satisfied with your experience at the Goldmoor. I wish we had learned about the issues on the day of the event so it could have been corrected on the spot. However I will reach out to you to discuss. More 

Green Bay, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I planned a get away and stayed at The Goldmoor Inn for a couple of nights. What a beautiful spot. The staff was very accommodating and our room was outstanding. Slobo the owner took us around and showed us his other room types. Loved talking with him. We are sure to return with our sons and wives... More 

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear rsperber, thank you for your complimentary review regarding your Goldmoor experience.We are eager to provide personalized service and ensure that everyone has a special time in these beautiful surroundings. We look forward to welcome you as our guests again in the future. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We came for a few days and hadn't been to Galena in years. We stayed in the Log Cabin and had a great time. We were able to bring our beagle (only the Log Cabin allows dogs) and enjoyed walking around Galena. Even though it rained almost the entire few days we were able to walk to Chestnut Mountain, had... More 

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear Vinyasa1234, thank you for your complimentary review. We appreciate you recognizing the beautiful grounds and surroundings. We are hard at work to make the Goldmoor even more beautiful and hope to be able to make your next visit as enjoyable and relaxing as this one. Hope to be able to welcome you as our guest again soon. More 

West Branch, Iowa
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We spent two nights here in the turret room as a weekend get away. The hotel and grounds are beautiful and delicious breakfasts were served right to our room. We loved the large whirlpool tub and the scenic views out the windows. The staff was friendly and accommodating. We hope to return in the future.

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear lovetotravellady21, thank you for your nice review of the Goldmoor experience. We appreciate your feed back and hope to be of service again in the future. More 

Peoria, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We had a lovely stay. The innkeepers Birgit and Slobo were wonderful. We stayed in the Mississippi room and the view was quite nice. We really liked the screen porch and fireplace. We had initially thought about having dinner in Galena, however we decided to eat at the restaurant and it was fantastic. The meal was cooked to perfection and... More 

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear David and Janet, thank you for your wonderful review. We are happy that you enjoyed both your accommodation and your dinner. The Goldmoor is a special place and we hope you had time to enjoy the beautiful surroundings.We appreciate your business and hope you will visit again soon. More 

Grinnell, Iowa
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We returned to the Goldmoor and our favorite cottage the English Cottage. New owners Slobo and Birgit Radin's presence are truly evolving. Outstanding staff from reservations, check in, housekeeping and of course the food is still absolutely outstanding! Quiet and peaceful and overlooks the mighty Mississippi.

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goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Inn, responded to this review

Dear George thanks again for a lovely complimentary review. We hope to be of service again in the future. More 

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