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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the bungalow for a cozy romantic weekend away. Our hosts Lorainne and Jan were outstanding. The made sure we needed for nothing. The bungalow was beautiful, fireplace added the special touch. Cookies in the room every day, and fantastic homemade breakfast and entertaining conversation in the morning. We've already booked to come back again after the holidays....

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Lorraine S, Owner at Belle Aire Mansion Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We enjoyed having you with us and can't wait till you come see us again!!

Reviewed 24 October 2016

My flights were cancelled for a weekend getaway and we decided last minute to go to Galena IL. I had never stayed at a B and B before. Jan and Lorraine made our stay just fabulous. The room was just like the pictures. The bed was quite comfortable. We enjoyed just sitting in their porch and having a glass of...

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The Belle Aire Mansion is a wonderful, beautiful place to stay! The room was very nice and comfortable and the breakfast was delicious! However, the main reason we would rate this a 10 is because of the owners, Jan and Lorraine! They are two of the nicest people we have ever met. They are so friendly and helpful. I had...

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment we walked in to the Belle Aire Mansion, Lorraine and Jan made sure our every need was met. We stayed in the canopy suite and would highly recommend this room for anyone that is looking for a relaxing getaway. The breakfasts were phenomenal, as well as the endless supply of homemade chocolate chip cookies. We had wonderful...

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Thank doncaddigan
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 15 August 2016

It was a five star stay in a five star town. Getting away from the stress of the workweek finds a place of rest in Belle Aire Mansion. Lorraine and Jan greet you like long lost family and treat you as one of their own. We enjoyed the quiet peace of the Bungalow, the sweet treats of the cookies and...

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Lorraine S, Owner at Belle Aire Mansion Guest House, responded to this review

A five star review from a Five Star couple. Thank you so much for liking Galena, and us. I hope we get to take care of you again soon.

Algonquin, Illinois
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Belle Aire Mansion Guest House lives up to its reputation as "the friendliest Bed and Breakfast in Illinois!" Jan and Lorraine go above and beyond to make you feel welcome. Our stay was for a period of 4 nights and we felt very comfortable and at home. Lorraine's breakfasts are delicious! The accommodations are great! We enjoyed our stay so...

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 5 June 2016

After deciding to take a spontaneous trip to Galena over Memorial Day weekend we weren't sure if we could find a place to stay. Having checked on the internet, most places were either already booked, required a 2 night stay, or over priced. We were pleasantly pleased when we found the Belle Aire Mansion had a room still available. The...

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Morris, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Love the Belleaire Mansion! Stayed here about 15 years ago, when my wife and I started dating, and it was our first overnight getaway as a couple. So, for our 10th wedding anniversary, I surprised my wife by booking the same room again. It was just as we remembered it! Jan and Lorraine are the best hosts! Breakfast was excellent,...

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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I recently got a chance to getaway for memorial weekend. Jan and Lorraine were the best host we could have imagined. The room was very clean. The breakfast were spectacular each morning. They were very helpful with a list of current things to do that weekend. They also directed us for dinner when asked for a suggestion.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Jan and Lorraine made our first B&B stay one to remember!! They were so hospitable, making us feel like family throughout our stay, and really went above and beyond for us!! The food was great, the beds were comfortable, everything was clean, and they were very knowledgable about what was going on in the town!! I highly recommend staying at...

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Belle Aire Mansion Guest House, a bed and breakfast inn just minutes from historical Main Street in Galena, Illinois, we provide gracious comfort with romantic, relaxing rooms, and friendly, personal service unmatched in the Galena area. Circa 1836, this Federal Mansion, at one time an old farmhouse, has been operating as a premier bed and breakfast for over 30 years. Belle Aire Mansion Guest House is surrounded by eight peaceful acres and features a cozy antique-filled interior. Cuddle up in one of two suites with a warm fireplace opposite a soothing double whirlpool, or choose one of three intimate rooms. Whether strolling down the tamarack-lined lane or sitting on the veranda absorbing the pastoral setting, at Belle Aire Mansion Guest House, you will find the getaway you desire. Belle Aire Mansion Guest House is a child friendly establishment. There is covered motorcycle parking available at no charge. Veterans always receive a discount (Military ID or DD-214 required). AMAC Members be sure to ask about our exclusive AMAC discount (AMAC ID required). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Belle Aire Mansion Guest House

Address: 11410 W US Highway 20, Galena, IL 61036-9684
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: $94 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“the pictures that are on their site are EXACT. Rooms are VERY clean and cozy”
 of 5 bubbles dawno444, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The suites are very large and nicely decorated. ”
 of 5 bubbles gmacy1948, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Every room has it own advantages,Depends on what your looking for.”
 of 5 bubbles sandrabX8682OX, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We particularly like the Blue Room.”
 of 5 bubbles 222pattyc, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Canopy Suite is where we stayed. Very competively priced and beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles terryl519, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
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