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ROMANTIC, FAMILY FRIENDLY, WARM COUNTRY CHARM IS AWAITING YOUR ARRIVAL

owner/property manager

Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights

owner/property manager

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
December 16, 2014
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ROMANTIC, FAMILY FRIENDLY, WARM COUNTRY CHARM IS AWAITING YOUR ARRIVAL

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Galena Townhome Rental Photos and Description

Town Home, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible Bed, 2 Baths (sleeps 6 Comfortably)

Whether you're seeking total seclusion and relaxation or an active retreat, you'll find everything you desire nearby!

Hiking...4 championship golf courses..Tennis..

Skiing..Fishing..Swimming..Horseback riding..

Hot air balloon rides..Antiquing..Shopping..Historic

Homes and sites.. A number of activities or just relax!

Nestled among mature trees near the Eagle Ridge Resort, located within the 'Galena Territories' our Oak Glen unit offers no footsteps above, no footsteps below, we have a deck with furniture; gas grill; where you can enjoy a relaxing drink after a long day of hiking, horse-riding, fishing, or just plain wandering around. A cozy living-room with a fireplace where the family can snuggle after a day at play in the snow or a romantic couple can cuddle up with a glass of wine and enjoy the warmth of the fire. We have a fully furnished kitchen with dishes, utensils, cookware, new appliances, etc., Eagle Ridge Inn and general store are approximately (1.25 ml) down the road. Complimentary access to our Owners Club swimming pool, fitness center and all amenities. You can also call 'Fever River Outfitters', 815-776-9425; for convenient rentals of snowshoe's, cross country ski's, canoe/kayak's and stand up paddle boards; and they deliver! Get away with friends, golfers retreat or 'girls weekend' spa retreat, the only thing for you to do is enjoy!

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
owner/property manager (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2012
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
December 16, 2014

About owner/property manager

Tom and I have traveled throughout the united states and abroad, we both agree, there is no place like our Galena home! We began coming up to this area approximately (5) years ago and we have always been drawn or ended up in the Territories, as the beauty is truly remarkable. We want to share this beauty and cozy feeling with anyone who is looking for a 'stress free' get away. Tom and I are still currently working and we use Oak Glen 12 as our 'retreat' from the everyday hustle/bustle. Enjoy! Tom & Pat Ellison, Orland park, il.

owner/property manager purchased this townhome in 2011

Why owner/property manager chose Galena

For the past (5) years, Tom and I have been traveling to this area and staying with relatives at nearby lakes. When we came across the 'Galena Territories', we fell in love all over again. Not to mention, Tom is an avid golfer and this is the place for that! I love the scenery and the SPA it's awesome!! We can replenish our minds and just relax. I cannot say enough of the beauty and charm, this is why we had to become owners.

What makes this townhome unique

Our unit (OG-12) is very well kept, because we love it up here! You will find warmth, charm and by the way we have great neighbors! Our main goal is to make sure that you enjoy this unit as much as we do. Our children and grandchildren visit and they love the unit along with all of the other amenities...swimming etc., we have a great time and hope you will as well!!!

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Book with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.8
based on 27 traveler reviews

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Romantic, Family Friendly, Warm Country Charm Is Awaiting Your Arrival
average rating of 4.814815 based on 27 reviews
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Galena Illinois
5

What an amazing place to stay

  • 5 of 5
We went up for my fathers 75th birthday party. From the minute we entered the house we absolutely loved it. The location was so close to everything. The place was a maculate and everything was easy to find. The only one thing I would change is the directions to the satellite TV which was located on the fireplace. The directions happen to be old and it was a little confusing how to use the the Blue Ray Player and Satellite TV. Other than that little thing I would definitely come back and stay there again.
  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Romantic Getaway
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Galena Illinois
Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin
4

Weekend getaway

  • 4 of 5
We found this townhouse very clean and comfortable. Beds were very comfortable. We stayed here with friends for a weekend getaway and it was so nice that each couple had their own bedroom with bath. Fully equipped kitchen. Convenient to area attractions with being far enough away to have the peace and quiet. Owners were very easy to work with.
If you are unable to do stairs, this place is not for you.
  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Galena Illinois
naperville il
4

wedding weekend

  • 4 of 5
We recently stayed here for a wedding at the resort. The townhouse is clean, and well stocked. The 2 bedroom and 2 baths fit our needs for the occasion. I would just suggest a brighter light in downstairs tub and toilet area and general wear and tear upkeep. We noticed some roting wood around sky lights and some wasp inside. In all place is very nice and convienent to amenities, restaurants and downtown.
  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review...and your suggestions that we are currently addressing.. we hope you will come back whenever you need a retreat!

Pat Ellison
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Galena Illinois
5

Look No Further

  • 5 of 5
This Town Home was extremely clean, comfortable, and very nicely decorated. The location is very convenient within the Territory. Really couldn't have asked for anything more. The home is beautiful, offers a great value, and the owner's were extremely easy to work with! No need to look any further, you will not be disappointed !
  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Galena Illinois
Mt. Vernon, Washington
4

Delightful, comfortable condo in a beautiful setting.

  • 4 of 5
We were three, over 55 aged women visiting the sites in Galena. The condo was perfect for our needs with two bedrooms and a sofa bed. The kitchen was more than adequate, the bedding was lovely and the deck was charming.
  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Galena Illinois
5

nice

  • 5 of 5
My girlfriend and I just wanted a quite weekend, without interruptions. The property was as described, very clean and cozy, with all the amenities necessary for my girl to work her magic in the kitchen. A little tricky getting around the Territory, however after a "drive thru" we had our bearings and figured out the "the lay of the land". Most definitely would recommend this place to any couple, any age. Galena is minutes away, and you can always find a way to kill an afternoon there, doing absolutely nothing, and having fun, doing it.
  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We really enjoyed having you as our guests! You are most welcome anytime!

Pat & Tom

Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Dubuque Regional
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Route 20
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Chestnut Mountain, Cross Country Skiing-on resort
Car: necessary

We are situated amidst the magnificent rolling hills of the 'Galena Territory', and 5 miles from the historic town of Galena. Nothing compares to the scenery and endless amenities. For the explorer...a short drive and/or shuttle ride will whisk you away to all that Galena's downtown 'Main Street' has to offer. Lantern lined streets are adorned with shops, antique stores, intriguing art galleries and aromatic wineries abound. Galena's historic downtown, was voted 'Best Main Street' by Midwest Living Magazine, and we sure can see why....

For the Foodie...Indulge in an array of delectable dining options and gourmet chocolate shops. Finish it off with a guiltless wine tasting tour; or enjoy from the 4 delicious restaurants on the Eagle Ridge Resort.

For the Diva...Nourish your mind and body with an array of blissful SPA services from the Stonedrift Spa (Located in the main Eagle Ridge Lodge). (Girls Weekend)!

For the Sports Enthusiast...Step out to 4 highly acclaimed golf courses, including 'The General', which is frequently referenced on Golf Digest's 'Top 100 Resort Courses List'. Tennis, horseback riding, hiking trails. If you are a ski enthusiast, CHESTNUT MOUNTAIN is only a (10) minute drive.

For the Adventurer...get a birds-eye view of the Galena Territory and beyond from a hot air balloon that hovers 4,000 feet above the ground! Explore nature's wonder at top speed with zip lining nearby.

For the Wonderer...venture across the Mighty Mississippi river to Dubuque, Iowa (approx. 15 minute drive) where you can explore the casino, seasonal festivals, a water park, fine restaurants, and all that the historical river town has to offer.

For the History Buff...Step back in time and visit countless historical sites. Pay homage to homes, monuments and tours which are reminiscent of the civil war. Tour General Ulysses S. Grant's home or reconnect with spooky tales of spirits from the past in one of the local Ghost tours! (These are a lot of fun)!

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Rates & Availability

From $120 Per night

Galena Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off Season
Dec 1 2014 - Dec 29 2014
2 night minimum stay
$120
 
 
New Years
Dec 30 2014 - Dec 31 2014
2 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
New Years Eve
Jan 1 2015 - Jan 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
$800
Flat fee
 
 
Off Season
Jan 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$120
 
 
Spring,Summer,Fall
May 1 2015 - Oct 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$135
$861
 
 
FOURTH OF JULY
Jul 3 2015 - Jul 4 2015
2 night minimum stay
$300
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$135
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
One Time Cleaning Departure Fee $80
Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

2 Night Stay Minimum is required.
STAY 5 NIGHTS AND GET THE SIXTH NIGHT FREE. PRICES ARE NEGOTIABLE FOR A LONGER STAY!!!

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Galena Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 -
  • Two Full Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , with Master Bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Sleeper Sofa - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • pier fishing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis

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