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Jail Hill Inn is a boutique luxury inn located one block from downtown historic Main Street, prominently situated overlooking Galena and its stunning countryside. This 140-year-old building once served as the county jail for nearly 100 years. Each of the six suites is unique and includes a sitting room, wet bar, fireplace, king-size bed, Smart TV, Bluetooth sound system, and full spa-like bathroom with a luxurious steam shower or bubble-massage tub.
Walk or bike down the Galena River Trail, which can be easily accessed from the property.
Galena is quickly becoming a top golfing destination. Each of Galena's 10 golf courses offers something different.
Go hot air ballooning and see Galena from an entirely different vantage point!
Visit the historic Ulysses S. Grant home or other historic attractions such as the Belvedere Mansion and Gardens
This historic inn, once an actual county jail in the 19th century, has been transformed into a refined and elegant retreat. The inn's architecture and interior design pay homage to its storied past, blending seamlessly with modern comforts.
Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…
Galena's Fried Green Tomatoes restaurant serves the finest USDA Choice Steaks, Fresh Seafood and boasts a Wine Spectator Award Winning wine list
Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…
Go shopping at the 100+ independent boutiques on Main Street in Downtown Galena. It's within easy walking distance of Jail Hill Inn
Go wine tasting at Galena Cellars, Massbach Ridge, Rocky Waters, Fergedaboutit Winery, Jamie's Wine Studio, The Grape Escape, or Champagne on Main
Take a trek and play with the goats! Our friends at Hoof It Galena offer a wonderful escape from the ordinary
This was our second stay at Jail Hill Inn and it will not be our last! We're in love with this luxury B & B! Matthew Carroll the Innkeeper does everything right! His attention to detail, hard work and natural gift for hospitality is why Jail Hill Inn is exceptional. We stayed in a different suite this time (we're going to try being "repeat offenders" and stay in all...See More
Our stay at Jail Hill Inn was amazing in every way. The entire building has been beautifully renovated. Our room was gorgeous, luxurious, and comfortable. The snack and wine tray each night was delightful and the breakfast each morning was incredible. I would recommend this as the perfect getaway for any couple!!
My husband and I stayed a few weeks ago and I still find myself reflecting on our great experience at Jail Hill Inn. There’s no question why this is among the top-rated bed and breakfasts in the US and world. Matthew’s attention to every detail is unparalleled. From the room appointments to the food to the suggested activities and hospitality, everything is exquisite. The rooms: Absolutely beautiful. We stayed...See More
# of Rooms: 6
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishings, Featherbeds
Smoking Policy: Outside Only
Family Friendly: NoLearn more
Meals Offered: Breakfast
Special Diets Accommodated: Yes
Restaurant on Premises: No
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Complimentary Evening Hors d'oeuvres, Complimentary Snacks, Evening Cocktails, Special Diets Accommodated
Internet Service: Wireless
Front Desk/Security: Onsite
Corporate Rates: No
Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Concierge Services, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, National Historic Registry, Spa Service, Weddings & Events Available, Wine/Spirits Available
Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremonies, Elopements
Meeting Types: Retreats
Meeting Facilities: Yes
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Location Type: Small Town/Village