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Jail Hill Inn

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319 Meeker St, Galena, IL 61036-1847 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I took a two day vacation and we escaped TO jail! The Jail Hill Inn was a terrific place to relax, feel pampered and enjoy luxurious amenities. I had been to the Inn in the summer and just HAD to bring my...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

My mom's and my stay couldn't have been better. I've stayed in many B&B's around the states and this was the best experience of all. The breakfasts are exquisite and for those with celiac, they are 100% safe and scrumptious. The rooms are amazingly decorated...More

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Response from Matthew C, Owner at Jail Hill InnResponded 4 August 2018

Diane, What a pleasure it was hosting you and your mom during your 4th of July getaway week to Galena! I am delighted that your experience was so superior and hope we can welcome you both back in the future. Thank you for your comments...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our second time staying at JHI and it was just as good as the first! From the hospitality to the unique rooms to the amazing breakfast! Definitely recommend staying here to anyone I talk to!!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This B&B far exceeded all our expectations. The owners have the true gift of hospitality. Almost new, with so many “upgrades” in the room, we were so comfortable. The breakfast, the fantastic shower, the location, the nicest sheets we have ever had-all combined to make...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unparalleled attention to detail! Worth every penny and cannot wait to return. Gorgeous bathrooms, Bluetooth surround sound stereo in your room. We loved having a fireplace in our room as it was Paul and chilly outside. They have a back patio and deck that is...More

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Welcome to Jail Hill Inn, a luxury small inn one block from historic Galena, Illinois. Prominently situated to overlook Galena and its countryside, Jail Hill Inn offers gracious lodging for your perfect getaway to Galena. The 135 year old, 4-story brick building that served as the county jail for nearly 100 years has now been completely renovated in 2015 with amenities that will thrill any traveler.

Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
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Luxury, Historic Hotel, Great View, Quaint
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
US$359 - US$418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesIllinoisGalena
Traveller (268)
Room & Suite (83)
Dining (47)
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7 February 2017|
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Response from Matthew C | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, we are delighted to accommodate an early departure breakfast and pass along some wonderful goodies for the road and stock some breakfast items in your suite the night before as well. Let us know any... More
18 January 2016|
Response from Matthew C | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry with Jail Hill Inn. Given the historic nature of the property, there are no elevators on site. The suites on the second floor only require one flight of stairs to navigate. There is one handicap... More
Room Tips
"Some rooms have a steam room and some have a Jacuzzi tub so chose based on preference."
2 weeks ago
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"We saw them all and each is gorgeous. We loved 302 with all the natural light and windows."
4 weeks ago
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"All rooms are unique and travelers should view the JHI website to review the photo's"
17 Aug 2018
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"View rooms on website. My sister called to get a room that would work for 3."
06 Jul 2018
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