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The Steamboat House

Galena, Illinois
Featured on, and recommended by both ABC and WGN TV, The Steamboat House is well known as a Galena destination. Rediscover relaxation with a getaway that includes candlelit 3-course breakfasts, complimentary evening “wine time”, billiards, and a setting certain to make memories. Reconnect with friends or a special loved one amid luxurious surroundings. Large guestrooms with fireplaces , flat screen TVs, DVD players & fine linens, plus unparalleled antique furnishings. A screened gazebo, huge covered porch and lovely gardens await your pleasure. Walk only 1 1/2 blocks to downtown Galena.

Services & Amenities

Meals included in Rates: Full, 3-course breakfast daily
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Amenities in Room: Private bath, fireplace, LCD TV, DVD player, fine antique furnishings
Amenities on Site: Billiard room, library, DVD library, parlors, gardens, gazebo


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Historic Interest

Historic Awards: National Register
Historic Membership: National Trust


Minimum Stay Requirement: On weekends, a 2-night stay is usually required
Cancellation: 14 days
Pets: No
Smoking: No
Innkeeper Contact Information
Glen Carlson
Inn Name: The Steamboat House
Address: 605 S Prospect Street, Galena Illinois, 61036
Country: US
Phone: 815-777-2317

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Rooms & Rates

Room Name: Elsie
Bed Type: Queen + twin
Price Range: $110 - $155
Premier room which can accommodate up to 3 adults. View of the wooded hillside behind the mansion.
Room Name: Bess
Bed Type: Queen
Price Range: $115 - $155
Beautifully furnished room which also features a private, screened porch overlooking the wooded hills behind the mansion
Room Name: Lene
Bed Type: Queen
Price Range: $105 - $150
A bright corner room with double banks of windows, Lene has a dramatic 4-poster bed, hardwood floors, and a view of the gardens, fountain, and gazebo. Rates from $105 to $150/night.
Room Name: Viola
Bed Type: Queen
Price Range: $105 - $150
A large corner room with deep walnut antique furnishings and original hardwood floors, the Viola is a relaxing retreat with a view of the gardens, fountain, and gazebo.
Room Name: Amanda
Bed Type: Queen
Price Range: $105 - $140
The romantic abode of original owner Sarah Harris, Amanda has all the elements of a Victorian getaway. A bay window overlooks gardens, fountain and gazebo.

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