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Greenville, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 14 September 2016

A Wonderful Bed and Breakfast!! The breakfasts are delicious. Charlie is a Great Host! My husband and I were in Galena for a Family Wedding and The Victorian Mansion was the Perfect Place to stay!! A Beautiful Mansion full of history. Galena's Main Street is a short walk from the Bed and Breakfast. Downtown Galena is filled with a variety... More 

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Illinois City, Illinois
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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit to the Victorian Mansion and I promise, it will not be our last! The house is magnificent, and how could it not be with such amazing innkeepers as Rita and Charlie! Beautiful rooms, quiet and tranquil! The breakfasts are spectacular, all freshly made and served with a smile and a wealth of knowledge about the... More 

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Brookfield, Illinois
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Reviewed 28 January 2016

We enjoyed our one-night stay at Victorian Mansion. The home is well-kept, and Charlie and Rita were good hosts. We stayed in the Lincoln Room, which while furnished somewhat differently than in the website photo, was comfortable, spacious, quiet and elegant. The bath in this room has a shower, so those wanting a tub bath might ask about their other... More 

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Reviewed 13 December 2015

This was our first experience with a B&B and we have to say it was excellent. From the minute we got there to when we left, Charlie and Rita were very nice people and friendly and accommodating. The mansion has so much history which they will tell you about after breakfast on Saturday. We had the Lincoln room and it... More 

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Thank Ted F
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Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Charlie and Rita were incredibly nice and made our stay so great! They give a great history of the mansion and of the town. Charlie also is very funny and makes for a great experience. Our room, The Estey Suite was so great and romantic. The Mansion is right by the town and makes it very easy to walk there... More 

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Clinton, Iowa
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Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

It's like stepping back in time staying here. The furnishings are original. The innkeepers have done very well in keeping the house and grounds up. The suites are spacious and very comfortable. It is within walking distance of downtown Galena. The breakfast provided are all made here and are delicious.

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Thank Jessica E
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

Charming and historic house, warm and knowledgeable hosts, creative and tasty breakfasts. Should we return to Galena, it would be a pleasure to stay here again. Rita and Charlie were gracious and the house is filled with history. Thank you for a fun few days.

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Thank Jerry K
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

I did not have a good experience at all at the Victorian Mansion. I planned a trip for me and my girlfriends to have a girlfriend weekend in Galena. We do it every year in the fall, pick a cute town full of shopping, winery and more and stay at a bed and breakfast. We rented the Grace Suite which... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Loved this place.Charlie and Rita did wonderful job. This was first time to galena area and it is on the list to must visit again. The house is wonderful,food well prepared. Charlie and Rita. did an excellent job on all areas of this visit

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Reviewed 14 May 2015

Charlie and Rita were the perfect hosts - they met us at the door, showed us to rooms that have to be seen to be appreciated - all the amenities of 2015, but the charm, beauty and luxury of 1860. The location is perfect - two short down hill blocks to the busy main part of town - all part... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the grandeur of a bygone era in a mansion set high on a hill in Galena, Illinois. The Victorian Mansion has over 1-½ acres of lawn and gardens, centurion trees and three porches. This Italianate Mansion has 8 guestrooms and 8 baths, 4 large parlors and a grand open foyer with a 3-story winding staircase. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Victorian Mansion

Address: 301 S High St, Galena, IL 61036-2115
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: £108 - £140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Victorian Mansion Hotel Galena
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“Check website for photos and details - rooms are each very unique.”
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“We stayed in the Jackson room, no complaints”
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