Goldmoor Inn and Resort

Galena's Premier B&B, and the Only One Overlooking the Mississippi River.


Galena's Premier B&B, and the Only One Overlooking the Mississippi River.

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Goldmoor Exterior at Dusk
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The Basics


We invite you to be our guest at the historic Goldmoor Inn, the only Galena bed and breakfast located high above the banks of the Mississippi River with stunning views of the river. The Goldmoor bed and breakfast is located just minutes from downtown Galena, Illinois offering whirlpool suites, private fireplaces, a private in-room gourmet breakfast, and a romantic dining experience

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Pub/Tavern/Bar
  • Fireplaces
  • Jetted Tubs Avail.
  • Spa Services
  • Cabins/Cottages

In the Know

  • Take on an outdoor adventure along the Mississippi River
  • Spend hours exploring the nooks and crannies of our many historic sites
  • Take a trolly around town
  • Browse endless boutiques and shops featuring exquisite works of art from local artists

Stay for the Story

Located on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River, the inn boasts breathtaking views that captivate guests' hearts. Culinary delights await guests at the restaurant, where farm-to-table cuisine showcases the region's finest flavors.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Enjoy our on-site fine dining restaurant for a culinary experience unlike any other

Galena's Fried Green Tomatoes restaurant proudly serves the finest USDA Choice Steaks, Fresh Seafood and boasts an award winning wine list

Visit Durty Gurts for the best burger in Galena

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Galena River Outfitters allows you to explore Galena Country via land or water by offering a wide selection of rental kayaks, canoes, and more

Glide through Tapley Woods on 6 zip lines, rappel down platforms and cross the 140-foot sky bridge
Galena Brewing Co. features brewery tours, tastings, and a brewpub

Guest Reviews

Outstanding hotel. Beautiful room, the Lancelot. Extremely quiet, very clean. Dinner was great. New chef prepared an outstanding dinner. Beautiful setting in the woods.

- K Pederson

From the moment I arrived, I was welcomed with warmth and genuine care. The staff's attention to detail and commitment to creating a memorable stay were immediately apparent. The serene and picturesque surroundings only added to the enchanting atmosphere that Goldmoor Inn provides. The accommodations were nothing short of extraordinary. My room was not just a place to rest, but a haven of comfort and elegance. Every aspect, from...See More

- Jarvis Montgomery

My wife and I just stayed the weekend in the Gwenivere suite and could not have been more happy. The innkeepers have very high standards and take pride in making sure even the smallest details are well-executed. We felt so welcomed and taken care of! Breakfast is a highlight. The quality and presentation of the food makes it obvious there's a 5-star restaurant attached to the inn. We skipped...See More

- Cate Crowe

My husband and I had dinner reservations on 7/24 for our 36th wedding anniversary. When we arrived for 6:30pm slot, we were told the booth wasn’t available due to the current party hadn’t left. We were taken to the lounge to wait it out. 30 minutes later we were escorted to our table. The service was fine. The tuna tartare was excellent!My husband ordered the pork chop which was...See More

- Catherine Stillwell

My husband and I spent our first wedding anniversary here, and it was nothing short of amazing. From the beautiful premises to the restaurant to the in-room breakfast, we had a wonderful stay and look forward to coming back.

- Laura Neudorf

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 18

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Rollaway Available, Telephones, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishings

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Smoke free

Family Friendly: Welcomes children over the age of 12

Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Dinner

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the Public

Dining Amenities: Picnics Available, Room Service, Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours, Onsite

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Cabins/Cottages Available, Concierge Services, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, Gardens on Property, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, Restaurant On Site, Spa Service, Weddings & Events Available, Wine/Spirits Available

Weddings & Celebrations

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremonies

Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings, Retreats

Meeting Facilities: Yes

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Location Type: Rural, Suburban