Only 11 miles from Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Galena, IL is situated in scenic Jo Daviess County. Stay just two miles from shopping and cafés in downtown Galena. When you’re not skiing down the mountain or cruising the Mississippi, play in the hotel’s arcade room or ride down the waterslide into the hotel pool. Upload photos of your fun with free high-speed Internet access.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Need a place to stay before you reach your campground? We offer large-vehicle parking, perfect for RVs and trailers. Challenge your kids to a game of air hockey in the arcade room, and then make a splash with our pool’s 72-foot waterslide. Amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
After a Segway tour around Chestnut Mountain, come back to the comfort of your guest room or suite, where you can watch TV or enjoy a fresh cup of coffee from the in-room coffeemaker. Standard room amenities include:
Add some romance to your stay with a themed suite, which offers all standard amenities along with unique furnishings and these features:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Greet the morning with a waffle, a doughnut and fresh fruit at the hotel’s complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. For lunch, make the six-minute trip to downtown Galena and try Almost Paradise Bar & Grill, which serves Angus burgers, sushi and the best Bloody Marys in town. For dinner, stop by other restaurants downtown, such as the landmark Log Cabin Steakhouse or the saloon-turned-restaurant Fried Green Tomatoes.
Things to Do in Galena, IL
Travel back in time to antebellum Illinois at the Belvedere Mansion and Gardens, and then watch for Civil War spirits during Amelia’s Ghost Tour. Looking for a different kind of spirit? Try a haunted pub crawl. Visit these other Galena attractions as well:
Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort – Soar above the Mississippi River Valley on a zip line, or fly down the mountain on skis at the year-round Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort, just 11 miles from the Country Inn & Suites. This is where the Midwest comes to play; the resort offers mini golf, an alpine slide, river cruises, Segway tours, snowboarding and other activities for the whole family.
Ulysses S. Grant Home State Historical Site – Tour the home of Ulysses S. Grant to see how one of America’s heroes lived. The house was given to Grant by Galena residents after the Civil War and contains its original furnishings.
Wine Tours – Taste your way through Fergedaboudit Vineyard & Winery, and witness the process from grape to bottle at Galena Cellars Vineyard & Winery, both less than 30 minutes from the hotel. Find other award-winning vineyards and wine tours throughout Jo Daviess County.
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Groups & Meetings
Host your next meeting or celebration in the hotel’s meeting rooms. Take advantage of free high-speed Internet access and equipment rental. For group discounts, check out our TourStop® program.
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