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The Inn at Irish Hollow

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2800 S Irish Hollow Rd, Galena, IL 61036
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent a weekend at the Station House at Irish Hollow. It was just magnificent. The cottage was beautiful, and the hospitality impeccable. From the chocolates that awaited us on arrival, to the scrumptious breakfasts and mimosas in the morning, not to mention the seven course dinner, we had an incredible time. This place is a delight for the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had high hopes for a romantic weekend away and they were exceeded. The friendly and talented staff ensured an excellent ambiance and all the privacy we wanted. The Gardener's cottage was a perfect combination of classic and modern. The setting is remote enough for complete relaxation while been close enough to enjoy trips to Galena. We were delighted with... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The Inn was amazing -- bucolic, romantic, charming, delightful in everyway. The food was a delicious, gourmet treat. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The room was comfortable and gorgeous. The only downside was the spotty wi-fi but I understand they are making improvements. We can't wait to return to this slice of heaven.

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Winfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We celebrated my husbands birthday at the Inn. Our room was so beautiful, the food was to die for and the staff were so friendly. We enjoyed hiking the grounds, relaxing by the fireplace in our room and disconnecting. We can't wait to go back!

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Sioux City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Vintage elegance, comfy cottage decor... set in hills of green as vast an expanse of nature as the eye could see....as if we were plummeted back into the hills of old Ireland....Beautifully charming smiles by all staff, welcomed us to the Inn... it's parlors, front porches, rooms...and dining experiences. Finding our honeymoon destination here was a fluke...I just googled B&B's....and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

My wife and I celebrated our honeymoon at The Inn at Irish Hollow. We were warmly greeted when we arrived and our visit only got more incredible during our three night stay. The unique decor was so welcoming and beautiful. We stayed in the lodge in a well appointed room that was filled with gorgeous furniture and art work. The... More 

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Madison, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This review is very long overdue. My husband and I got married here on March 1, 2014 and came back again this year for our one year anniversary. The Inn at Irish Hollow is truly amazing and Vincent will take amazing care of you. We got married just the two of us in the Station House Cottage on a cold,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

My husband and I just celebrated our anniversary this weekend at the old orchard cottage. Wow is all I can say! If I could give them 10 stars I would! Vincent and his staff went above and beyond for food, service, and personality. The cottage was beautiful! It set the mood perfectly for the weekend. We were greeted with relaxation... More 

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Alex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We wanted a couple days to celebrate my wife's birthday and this place looked interesting. It FAR exceeded our expectations. One of the nicest places we have ever stayed. here or abroad. Everything is first class, personalized, and gracious. The accommodations and grounds are something to be experienced. The food was unique and gourmet. Out in the countryside, quiet, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We have just returned from our fourth stay at The Inn. My husband and I look forward to the complete peace, pampering and indulgence of the place. This time we had 1 dinner and both breakfasts in our cottage. The dinner in the dining room was great as usual and glad to see it has been scaled down just enough... More 

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