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Galena Day Spa

9853 W US Highway 20, Galena, IL 61036-9186
+1 815-776-9905
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Every hotel should have a spa!

I booked a room at the Ramada and then called Indulge Day Spa to set an appointment for the first... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
IngaRose
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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Gerald Moore: Master Massage Therapist!

Bought a massage for my wife on her birthday. She went in tense, tired, and stressed. Then she was... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2018
Anthony Z
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Galena Day Spa, located in the lower level of the Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel, offers exceptional massages, facials, body treatments, and nail services. At Galena Day Spa, you can expect to feel completely at ease, relaxed, and satisfied no matter what service you receive. Galena Day Spa's experienced and talented therapists tailor each service to the specific needs of the client. Come visit Galena Day Spa for the best spa experience in Galena! Voted Top 5 Best Spas in Illinois in 2016 and Top 10 Best Spas in Illinois in 2014 & 2015!
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  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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9853 W US Highway 20, Galena, IL 61036-9186
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

I booked a room at the Ramada and then called Indulge Day Spa to set an appointment for the first full day I was in Galena. I had Marie for a massage therapist and the Bliss Massage was indeed blissful. I finished up feeling pampered...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

Bought a massage for my wife on her birthday. She went in tense, tired, and stressed. Then she was paired up with massage therapist Gerald Moore. Once her massage was over, my wife came out relaxed and ready to hit the town. Thanks, Gerald! She...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Jerry is an amazing massage therapist! It was the perfect start to a fun weekend at The Irish Cottage!

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Hi Clare! You are correct, Jerry is an amazing Massage Therapist! We thank you kindly for the great review and hope for your return business. Thank you for choosing Galena Day Spa!

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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Located in the basement of the Irish Cottage Hotel is this quaint spa. Massages are reasonably priced. I had a Swedish Massage with Torie and it was excellent. Treatment room was quite and clean. Torie was great, I’ll request to have a massage done by...More

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

We really appreciate your great review of Torie and Galena Day Spa! Torie is an excellent Massage Therapist and takes pride in her work. I will pass this wonderful review on to her and she would be more than happy to have you as a...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

We had a girls' weekend in Galena and did a spa day at the Irish Cottage. Not only were the spa services top-notch, the people were so accommodating. They even called up to Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub & Grill to bring us lunch. The manager,...More

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Hi Deborah, It was such a pleasure having your group at the spa! We enjoyed hosting you and we are glad to hear you had a wonderful time with us! Thank you for letting us be a part of your girls' weekend and we look...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I received a couples massage from Gerald and Joe. Both are experienced and knowledgeable professionals! We were surprised when we were able to get in so fast. The experience from start to finish was amazing. My husband and I get frequent massages...More

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Joe and Gerald! They both are wonderful therapists and they are an asset to Galena Day Spa! We appreciate your business and look forward to your return in the future. Thank you for choosing Galena...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2018

I really hope this place never changes we went for a couples massage and it was amazing the 2 women that did our massages were very attentive they listened well to what we said and were accommodating and they gave excellent massage my husband tends...More

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Thank you Jessica for the great review! We come across ticklish people quite a bit, and we try to make them as comfortable as possible. We are pleased to know you and your husband will visit us again in the future, and add to our...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful spa we definitely felt pampered. Love the ambiance. So warm and relaxing. Our couples massage was a wonderful experience. Very kind ladies who listened and did a great job. We felt very relaxed. The little extras make this place stands out above the...More

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2018

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your couples massage and visit to Galena Day Spa! Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We truly appreciate the feedback and we invite you to stop by on your next trip to Galena! Thank you for...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2017

Hands down the best couples massage my wife and I have ever received. After checking in for our appointment, we received a hot neck wrap to wear while filling out some brief paperwork. Shortly thereafter, right on time the massage therapists greeted and made us...More

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Thank you so very much for the kind words! We couldn't be happier knowing you and your wife had a wonderful time here. We do our best in trying to accommodate everyone's specific needs and making you feel welcome and relaxed. When making your next...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

We were in town for a girls weekend and scheduled ourselves some pedicures, facials and massages! It was so relaxing! We were able to bring in some drinks and snacks and were able to sit and visit and relax during our pedicures. I would definitely...More

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Mary R, Owner at Galena Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

We are so happy to hear you and your girlfriends enjoyed your time with us! We truly appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you again in the future! Thank you for choosing Galena Day Spa!

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Mal0812
April 28, 2018|
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Response from lovetochill10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! No steam room, lockers or showers. It’s not the type of spa that you can lounge in, if that makes sense. It’s a very basic massage facility. However, I really had a great massage. I’d go back.
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