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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsrobert and douglaswonderful hostshomemade marshmallowsother guestsscreened in porchbed and breakfastwine and appetizersmy husband and icookiestheir beautiful homecocktail hourguest roomswarm hospitalityb bselectric fireplacegrant parkdecorated beautifully
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Reviewed yesterday

Robert and Douglas, our hosts, are very professional, congenial and helpful. The property was immaculate! And, the rooms are lovely but a bit on the small size. The food was exceptional too with outstanding cookies available 24/7. We celebrated our 7th wedding anniversary at Aldrich...More

Thank Mike C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off, I’ll say this was our first B&B experience and we really didn’t know what to expect! I chose this house specifically because it was updated and wasn’t your typical old looking grandma house. We went away for a romantic weekend. When we arrived...More

Thank Felicity C
Response from Aldrich_Guest_House, Owner at Aldrich Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a fantastic review! We honestly couldn't have written it better ourselves because everything that you mention is exactly what we strive for! As you experienced, we're not your stereotypical bed and breakfast full of doilies, babydolls, lace in the windows, and crazy wallpaper....More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Looking for a unique way to celebrate our anniversary, we decided to make a trip to historic Galena, Ill. To make it even more unique we decided to stay, for our first time, in a Bed and Breakfast. The decision to choose the Aldrich Guest...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Robert & Douglas are terrific hosts. The accommodations are top notch and breakfast is unbelievable. The people we met were friendly and we enjoyed the conversation.This was our second visit and we will definitely be back.More

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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House, Owner at Aldrich Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for making us a part of your visit to Galena again! It's always a pleasure seeing you both and catching up and it's proof that at Aldrich Guest House, you arrive as guests and leave as friends. Thank you for sharing your great review...More

A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our stay at the Aldrich Guest House. Great location with beautiful gardens. The hosts are fantastic - they love telling you all about the history of the house and the area. The house is lovely. The rooms are clean and well furnished. The breakfast...More

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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House, Owner at Aldrich Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for sharing your review and for the accolades! We take pride in the amazing history of the house and making sure that everything is perfect from the gardens to the decor and to the food to name just a few and it's great...More

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
$205 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$205 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Judy W
December 23, 2017|
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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your interest in Aldrich Guest House! As Betsy S says, it's a very easy walk to Main Street. It's about 5-7 minutes depending on how quickly you walk - it's a couple blocks through our historic... More
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Brent L
July 19, 2016|
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Hello Cori! We're thrilled that you're considering giving your parents a stay at Aldrich Guest House! Unfortunately, all of our guest rooms are on the second floor up a single flight of 17 stairs. While we would love to... More
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July 12, 2016|
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Response from Aldrich_Guest_House | Property representative |
Hello! We had a great time with you both and we're thrilled that you're coming back for the fall colors! Of course, there are many factors that go into the show that Mother Nature puts on for us every year in Galena from... More
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"In Room 1 in front of house. Room very bright and sunny. This is for you if you love waking up to the sun..."
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"The queen size bed was just right in this completely renovated historic home and an elegant breakfast..."
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"Room #2 sleeps 3 which worked perfectly for me and my 2 daughters. I liked the fact we didn't have to..."
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"I always get room #1. It looks over the front of the house. There's lots of light in that room."
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