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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


Details
Property
townhome
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

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!


Owner
owner/property manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2017

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!!!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(70 traveler reviews)

Romantic, Family Friendly, Warm Country Charm Is Awaiting Your Arrival
average rating of 4.8142858 based on 70 reviews
5

Perfect girl's getaway

  • 5 of 5

This property was the perfect home base for exploring and enjoying everything that Galena has to offer! This cozy and comfortable town home had everything you could possibly need, including linens, toiletries and kitchen necessities. The fireplace was an added bonus. I highly recommend this property and look forward to staying there again. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words, and you are welcome here at any time. Safe and Happy Travels Pat & Tom
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5

Very relaxing weekend

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed for the weekend and had a wonderful time. The property was well kept, extremely clean and charming. Anything you could ask for in a stress-free getaway is there. The location is perfect as it is close to downtown Galena but also has all of the Eagle Ridge Resort amenities available. The owners were a pleasure to work with and we hope to visit this property again.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words, and it would be our pleasure to have you visit again! Happy and safe travels! Pat & Tom
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5

Fantastic stay!

  • 5 of 5

...Couldn’t have imagined better.

My 3-person family had a great time staying in your home, and we thank you for having us as your guests. The cabin was well-kept as promised, so well so that we did what we could to leave it the way we found it. We would gladly stay again if you’ll have us. Thank you for your incredible hospitality.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words, and you are welcome at any time, our pleasure! Pat & Tom
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5

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this location on a girls weekend get-away, with 6 adults. Two of us stayed on the pull-out sofa in the living and this was surprisingly comfortable. Condo is clean, roomy and nicely decorated. Had everything we needed to enjoy a weekend in Galena. The owners are absolutely wonderful to work with, could not ask for a better experience with them. Great price, perfect location, excellent experience. Thinking of booking again for next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the kind words, you are welcome back at any time!!!! We loved having you. Safe travels! Pat & Tom
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4

Three Great Days in Galena Territory

  • 4 of 5

Four of us occupied the condo during reunion of six cousins and their spouses. The unit was comfortable and well-equipped in terms of its kitchen, laundry, TV and other appliances. The beds and furniture were comfortable. While not a problem for the four of us who occupied the unit, some members of our larger family group who had mobility limitations were challenged by the need to descend a full course of stairs from entry level into the unit to the living space that is a full story down below entry level.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words, and we welcome you back! Pat & Tom
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5

Clean, comfortable, and cozy (:

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for providing a nice place to stay in a beautiful location at a reasonable price. We had a wonderful weekend and highly recommend staying here to anyone considering it! (:

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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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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Additional information about rental rates

One Time Cleaning Departure Fee $80
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 11.0%

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!!!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

The Galena Territory 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
  • Oven
  • 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
  • Boat ...
  • 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
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • 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
Notes:
Each guest will receive a 'welcome letter' one week prior to their stay with us. Informing them of the Key code, and more detailed information pertaining to the unit. Also, upon arrival they will have brochures, etc., to see what they partake in or they can also go to the Lodge, and find out more. Thank you Property Owner

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