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Stoney Creek Inn
Ranked #1 of 11 Hotels in Galena
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We spent our 20th anniversary at Stoney Creek Hotel. The experience was great beginning from check-in through check-out. The lady working the counter at check-in was very knowledgeable about the area and very friendly. We entered the room and everything was super clean and nice. The pool area and hot tub were clean and large enough to use with others at the same time. They also have small cocktail bar and breakfast room. I would recommend this to others. Well worth the price.

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 28 August 2014

This is the fifth time we have stayed at Stoney Creek. My main compliment is how truly clean it is and friendliness of the staff. It is a very quaint, rustic-type property with all the modern amenities. My husband and I were in Galena to enjoy some great shopping and dinner at our favorite restaurant (The Log Cabin). After returning from dinner, we sat outside on the patio and enjoyed a drink. The next morning we enjoyed a very nice warm breakfast. The room we were in was a bit small, but still very adequate. We took advantage of a AAA discount, so felt the value for our dollar was very good. We are planning a trip to WI next month and will stay at one of those locations. Skip the bed and breakfasts and try Stoney Creek.

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

We enjoyed our stay at Stoney Creek. The staff was very friendly, check in was very fast and smooth. The rooms were clean and comfortable with a good rate. Close to downtown. We have stayed at some of the other "chain" hotels in Galena and this is much much better! We will return!

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank auggie2016
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Reviewed 24 August 2014

The walls/floors of this hotel are "thin" and we did not get a good night's rest, despite retiring after 11 p.m. The folks upstairs were "active" and loudly so. Also, you can hear toilets/showers. The room was nice and spacious. The breakfast was good.

Room Tip: Not first floor
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  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

We are members so expected it to be as nice as other of the same name, however this property is one of the older ones and room #5 on the main level was very musty smelling. Coffee pot is plugged in and sits on top of micro wave which makes it very difficult to fill with water without spilling. There are no towel racks except for a very small one in toilet/shower area. Breakfast was nothing special; very weak coffee, "blueberry waffle" mix that was simply purple in color and not tasty. Would prefer regular yogurt rather than the "lite" that contains aspartame/or similar substance.
the swing and benches outside need varnish. Location is convenient to driving downtown. You cannot walk from there because there are no sidewalks.

Room Tip: Request a room above the main floor because the lower room #5 was very musty. Maybe they have old a...
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  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

Most motels are hard to differentiate from one another. Stony Creek is the exception. The overall theme is country and rustic but done tastefully and with modern amenities. I have lived near Galena for almost 20 year (now a Florida resident) but never had the opportunity to stay at this motel before. I booked it based on reviews and was pleasantly pleased that the motel lived up to the high reviews and ratings.

The staff was very nice, room was updated to a like new status, AC worked perfectly and quiet,
and breakfast was comparable to HI Express....and the price was far less than other motels in the area. Do yourselves a favor and stay at the Stony Creek when visiting Galena.

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

This hotel was very cute, VERY clean. Loved it. The staff was friendly. The pool area was very cute and clean. Hot tub was wonderful. Breakfast was good but would have liked to see more fruit on the selection.

  • Stayed: August 2014, travelled with family
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Thank Susan L
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Additional Information about Stoney Creek Inn

Address: 940 Galena Square Dr, Galena, IL 61036-1361 (Formerly Stoney Creek Inn Galena)
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Galena
#2 Business Hotel in Galena
#5 Family Hotel in Galena
Price Range: £67 - £109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Stoney Creek Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 75
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Gravitate to Galena. After a wonderful day shopping more than 100 antique stores, marveling at historic 19th-century architecture, playing a round of championship golf, hitting the slopes or experiencing one of Galena's many unique restaurants, the Stoney Creek Hotel rooms and theme suites are the perfect place to unwind. Relax by the fire or in our indoor heated pool. We look forward to your arrival. ... more   less 
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