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Abe's Spring Street Guest House

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I had a very enjoyable and relaxing stay at this unique BNB! The spa and hot tub was so relaxing after a walk to downtown on a winter's night, and the breakfast was amazing each morning! The sense of privacy that the room and location brings was a great add on to our weekend too!

1Thank salzy0711
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sandra was a wonderful host, the accommodations were wonderful and the spa and sauna room were clean and a great addition. Breakfast was delicious and the location was walking distance from downtown. I would highly recommend staying here!

1Thank Kristen B
Abes-Galena, Owner at Abe's Spring Street Guest House, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Abe's Spring St. Guest House. Yes, we are close to Main Street and a pleasant walk to the downtown area. I'm glad you liked the breakfast I prepared. Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us and we hope you do return in the...

Bolingbrook, Illinois
Reviewed 10 November 2016

My husband and I just spent a wonderful weekend staying at Abe's Spring Street Guest House. The room was exactly as pictured and described. Wonderful full cooked breakfasts. The hosts were friendly and helpful. We would highly recommend the B&B.

Thank Vacationer4Fun
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The B&B is great. Very clean and cozy. Check and and out was very simple and it's nice to have the small parking lot available. Easy and close walking distance to all areas to visit downtown. Sandra has great stories and makes an excellent breakfast!

Thank Lyndsey T
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My wife and I just spent our tenth anniversary in Galena and stayed at Abe's Spring Street Guest House. The room was nice, and the sculpture and tiles within made my the hosts were beautiful. The food and company of the hosts and other guests for breakfast the next morning really started our day off right. The hosts gallery next...

Thank Brandon W
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My husband and I stayed here for a weekend and really enjoyed our time at Abe's Spring Street Guest House. We were in Rudolph's Retreat and loved the size and layout of the suite. Breakfast each morning was tasty, and Sandy was an excellent host. Highly recommended.

Thank aebod
Peoria, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

You must experience for yourself the love and craftsmanship that Charles and Sandy have put in their B & B. We enjoyed hearing how the couple's love for art and woodworking abound in the suites that they rent. Charles' talent is seen in precious art that depicts their fury family members of the past as well as loved species of...

Thank Wesley B
Shell Rock, Iowa
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My husband and I love coming to Galena for weekend getaways at least a couple times a year. We have stayed in several hotels in Galena and a few Bed & Breakfast's in Iowa. We wanted to try a B&B in Galena, but found that most were out of our price range and did not have king size beds. My...

Thank dettmeras
Normal, Illinois
Reviewed 12 August 2016

My wife and I spent 3 nights at Abe's Spring Street Guest House last week and cannot say enough good things about our experience! The innkeepers were amazing and the story of their B&B is really fun! Tons of history, not only related to the buildings, but also to how they resurrected this beautiful property. The breakfasts were delicious and...

Thank mcnair2016
Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Spent one night at Abe's Spring Guest House in the smaller suite. The suite was perfect with a big comfortable bed, a nice sitting room, and luxurious bathroom. The guest house is within walking distance of downtown Galena so you can't beat the location and the price was reasonable. The breakfast was wonderful, and our host couldn't have been nicer....

Thank mdavsm

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique B&B rich in history and artistry. Built originally in 1876 as an ice house, this B&B has been lovingly rehabbed into two of the most comfortable and spacious suites each with a private entrance, private bath, king bed, sitting room with TV, VCR & DVD and fireplace. Separate spa room available with six person hot tub and six person sauna. Gourmet breakfast served each morning. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abe's Spring Street Guest House

Address: 414 Spring Street, Galena, IL 61036
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: $124 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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