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A Pet Friendly, Close to Downtown, Historic District, Cozy Miners Cottage, wifi

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,120 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage retreat 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

Miners cottage in the heart of Galena Historic district. 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom. The master has a king size bed with a TV. The main floor bedroom has a double bed with a TV. And the upstairs "kids" room has two extra long twin beds with a TV. The kitchen is large and well appointed with plenty of equipment. Large dining area with seating for six. Dog friendly with a 1/3 acre yard to play in. On site front loader washer & dryer. Walk to downtown or through the beautiful historic neighborhood and the pet friendly park adjacent to Galena's oldest Cemetery. Free wifi.

More Details

Owner
Aaron Johnson
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2018

About Aaron Johnson

We are fun loving world travelers who use VRBO to travel too.

Aaron Johnson purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Aaron Johnson chose Galena

This property gives us a full sense of calm and gratitude and keeps us ever mindful that our time off allows us to grow. In the heart of the historic district. Walking distance to downtown.

What makes this cottage unique

A big yard for the family & dogs to relax, breathe and become one with nature and get to know themselves again.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Galena in West Galena

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1120 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - two extra long twin beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • 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
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This property is a non denominational religious retreat for all spiritual workers of the world who worship their time off. Rates are a donation to the Temple of Proletariat Freedom.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(54 traveller reviews)

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A Pet Friendly, Close to Downtown, Historic District, Cozy Miners Cottage, wifi
average rating of 4.5185184 based on 54 reviews
Denver, CO
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Aaron and Zoe were extremely kind, responsive, and courteous hosts from the beginning. Their place is very comfortable and clean. We had a wonderful stay for our mom's birthday. Thanks Aaron and Zoe!

  • Review Submitted: 21-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are very happy you enjoyed your time in Galena!
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4

Very welcoming

  • 4 of 5

Went to Galena for the Easter weekend and was very happy with the pet friendly home.

Very clean and enough room for 6 adults. Location was good, not to far from town. In nicer weather it would have been a nice walk. DC

Chicago

  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Schererville, IN
5

Wine Lovers Weekend

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay. The house is awesome; very clean, comfy and homey and is well stocked with everything you need. Close to Downtown and the owners are very accommodating! Will definitely rent again.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

An older home, wonderful walk downtown, responsive owners, perfect retreat with our dad.

  • 4 of 5

We brought our elderly, but chipper, father to Galena, and needed a bed and bath on the main floor. This house fit our needs perfectly. Nice, large kitchen, good sized dining room table, a fabulous walk to downtown for us younger set. Comfy living room. The beds and linens were very comfortable.

It’s older, well worn, but very clean. Zoe was awesome, very receptive and responsive to needs. We enjoyed the restaurants, but also cooked a lot, the kitchen had everything we needed.

We will return because of Zoe and location. A wonderful winter retreat for us.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very cozy cottage

  • 4 of 5

All the amenities we could possibly need.Plenty of parking.Visited In January,Very cold not walking distance in the winter to slippery.Very close to downtown. Plenty of bedding and blankets,cozy.Aaron and Zoe were very easy to work with.Nice having 2 bathrooms, second one is not overly spacious but functional and a necessity with 6 to 8 adults. spacious dining area that we used to play games.Nice stocked kitchen. Coffee pot was great. plenty of storage for all of our stuff.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mesquite, TX
5

Quaint and cozy!

  • 5 of 5

The home is old-but cozy and perfect for a small group. Very clean and stocked with all the supplies you’d need. Downtown Galena is a short walk. There’s a really nice neighbourhood bar called Dillon’s that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner-literally a 3 minute walk from the house! They’re friendly, have COLD beer and delicious pizza.

Aaron and Zoe keep a hidden gem in Galena-you should check it out!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much! We try very hard to provide the best value possible!
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Location

Nearest Airport
71 Miles
Madison WI, Rockford IL or Quad Cities/Moline IL
Nearest Barpub
Dillons Tavern
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Galena Golf & Country Club
Nearest Motorway
US Hwy 20
Nearest Restaurant
12 plus Resturants on Main St
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Chestnut Mountain Resort
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Dubque IA

Galena is a must stop for Spirituals and American History buff's. And lovers of Victorian Archetecture.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Galena, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Peak
25 May 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£303
for 2 nights
From
£126
From
£159
Fri,Sat,Sun
£891
£2,579
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £38 per night, per additional guest
 
Independance
29 Jun 2018 - 8 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£388
for 2 nights
From
£168
£891
£2,579
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £41 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
9 Jul 2018 - 27 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£320
for 2 nights
From
£134
From
£159
Fri,Sat
£891
£2,579
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £38 per night, per additional guest
 
Oktober
28 Sep 2018 - 28 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£371
for 2 nights
From
£159
From
£177
Fri,Sat,Sun
£807
£2,829
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £38 per night, per additional guest
 
Standard
29 Oct 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£303
for 2 nights
From
£126
From
£159
Fri,Sat
£807
£2,576
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £41 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£388
for 2 nights
From
£168
£807
£2,576
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £41 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£388
for 2 nights
From
£168
£891
£2,997
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £52.38
Pet Fee £113.11 + Tax

All rates are donations to Temple of Proletariat Freedom for retreat access. Retreat guests are planting the seed and mending the soil for there future success and increasing their own ability to spiritually grow.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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