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Abe's Spring Street Guest House

414 Spring Street, Galena, IL 61036
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Abe's Spring Street Guest House
Ranked #5 of 35 Galena B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Dousman, Wisconsin USA
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53 reviews 53 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed overnight in Rudolph's Retreat and really enjoyed all the space. The breakfast was great. We liked being in walking distance of the downtown shops and restaurants. The only negative thing about this place is that it is located on a highway and the trucks going by were quite loud, but the building has very thick stone walls which... More

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Mount Prospect
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I wanted to get away for a weekend trip for our one year anniversary, and after doing much research, I came across Abe's Spring Street Guest House. And boy am I glad I did - what a fantastic find! Sandy is such a gracious host and made a great breakfast for us both mornings. Don't be shy... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice guest house just a short walk from the main street activity. The suite we stayed in had a large bedroom with a king bed and a separate sitting room. The bed was very comfortable and the suite was equally inviting. The breakfast was outstanding and the host, Sandy, is a gem. Take time to explore... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I fell in love with this guesthouse the minute we checked in with Sandy. The suite was everything that we thought it would be, all the comforts. Perfect location for us, not quite a 10 minute walk to downtown. Abe's is located in a lovely area. Sandy's breakfasts are delicious and leave you feeling full, all day.... More

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Streamwood, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My wife and I stayed At Abe's Spring Street Guest House On May 08 and 09 this year and had a great stay. This Bed and Breakfast rooms each have a separate entrance that gives you more privacy that you would get at a conventional Bed and Breakfast . The room was Big and very comfortable having a separate Parlor... More

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South Saint Paul, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

My husband & I were in Albert's Glen & our dear friends were in Rudolph's Retreat. The accommodations are wonderful. The rooms are clean and inviting. Even the gardens exude positive energy. Our hosts, Sandy & Charles, were welcoming, friendly, and gracious. Sandy's breakfasts were superb. We will definitely stay here again.

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Chicago, Illinois
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Our suite was perfect. Albert's Retreat. What an incredibly, great memory to be had. It was like visiting a cottage located in an enchanted forest. The hubby loved it too and he is not cottage material at 6'2". Can only hope to visit again. The pictures are wonderful but in reality it is even better. The bathroom is spa like... More

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We absolutely loved our stay here. We were in Rudolph's Retreat in early March and despite the cold weather, the temperature in the suite was perfect. We couldn't believe how nice the room was considering it's much less expensive than similar places in Galena. Also very easy to reserve a room online with prompt email correspondence from the owners. Large... More

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Bartonville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for our anniversary last April. The rooms are totally secluded and decorated perfectly. Separate bath. It was so peaceful. Best breakfast we've ever eaten. Sandy was so sweet and made us feel right at home. Their yard was beautiful and in full bloom. Gorgeous art studio right next door. We would definitely stay here... More

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Elgin, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed in Abe's Spring Street Guest House thias past January for our wedding/honeymoon (we got married in the courthouse in Galena)- the customer service as well as the place itself are superb! The owners are the nicest, most hospitable people we came across. The guest house is well kept and has all the amenities one may need while on... More

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Address: 414 Spring Street, Galena, IL 61036
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Location: United States > Illinois > Galena
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A unique B&B rich in history and artistry. Built originally in 1876 as an ice house, this B&B has been lovingly rehabbed into two of the most comfortable and spacious suites each with a private entrance, private bath, king bed, sitting room with TV, VCR & DVD and fireplace. Separate spa room available with six person hot tub and six person sauna. Gourmet breakfast served each morning. ... more   less 
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