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Bernadine's Stillman Inn

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Rockford, Illinois
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We had the most wonderful experience at Bernadine Stillman's Inn! I've never experienced such great hospitality before, they truly make you feel welcomed. We had absolutely no complaints and we can't wait to stay there again. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone looking to visit Galena.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time at Bernadine's Stillman Inn and it was a memorable stay. Dave was very attentive and provided a variety of recommendations for things to do around town. This B & B is clean and has a cozy historical feel. Breakfast was delicious and many snacks were provided during our visit. It would be a place I...

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Champaign, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic B&B! Dave was more than accommodating and squeezed us in last minute. Our room was cozy and inviting, and we were fortunate to have great weather during our stay - so we walked to downtown Galena for shopping and dinner. It's such a charming and historical inn, which feels more like home away from home. Everyone raves...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second stay at Bernadine's Stillman Inn and it definitely measured up to our wonderful memories of our first stay. Our room was cozy with it's own fireplace on a chilly February weekend and our hosts, Dave & Bernadine, were warm, friendly and interesting. Bernadine is a great cook and the breakfasts were delicious. Dave treats his guests...

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Geneva, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This charming Bed and Breakfast is rich with history and warmth. Only a stone's throw from the home of Ulysses S. Grant, the Inn is a true treasure in its own right. I've never felt more welcome thanks to the owners Dave and Bernadine, and the whole experience made for a simply incredible weekend in Galena. I would stay there...

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Manhattan, Illinois
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here over Valentine's Day weekend. We stayed in the Honeymoon room. It was well appointed and preserved beautifully. Dave and Bernadine made sure we didn't want for anything. Breakfast each morning was delicious. There were always snacks available in the kitchen or freezer. The location is perfect as it's a short trip to Main St....

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We loved the Stillman!!!! It is everything you could want for a great getaway. David, our innkeeper, recommended shopping, restaurants, history and siteseeing that was perfect for us. He took the time to get to know us and made us feel right at home, better than family. I had just celebrated my birthday and he sang happy birthday to me...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 February 2017

My husband surprised me with an amazing getaway to Bernadine's Stillman Inn for my birthday. We were able to upgrade to the Penthouse Suite for which "phenomenal" doesn't even begin to cover. We were greeted by the nicest, most informative inn keeper we've ever had the pleasure of meeting. Dave took the time to tell us about the mansion, show...

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Crystal Lake, Illinois
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful hosts, beautiful restoration of an historic home, and a great breakfast. We had a wonderful stay on our anniversary at the Stillman Inn. We have stayed at many B&B's and this is one of the best.

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Terrific! We couldn't provide a higher recommendation. We've traveled a lot and stayed in many places and this experience is one of the best. We've never stayed in a bed and breakfast since we are a family of five but since the kids are teenagers now we thought it might work. It did. Dave was so accommodating and helpful. The...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Romantic and Historic 1858 French Italiante Bed and Breakfast. Awarded "Best Breakfast In the Midwest" and "Best Innkeeper" among others. We look forward to serving you and helping you get the most out of this attractive destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bernadine's Stillman Inn

Address: 513 Bouthillier St, Galena, IL 61036-2703
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: $236 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bernadine's Stillman Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The first floor rooms were sold out, but have the great trim and decor of the 1950s.”
 of 5 bubbles shulquist, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The beauty of this place is the exquisite attention to detail of a home which is over 100 years old.”
 of 5 bubbles 275laurencen, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the top floor is all one big fancy room, didn't choose that one, but it did seem very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles ryanraycostello, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I peeked in several of the rooms and they are all beautiful! I don't think there is an unpleasant room there.”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“some rooms are much larger than others, always ask.”
 of 5 bubbles Bexter1952, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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