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DeSoto House Hotel

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Room & Suite (31)
Dining (21)
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Breakfast included
Pool
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Offers from DeSoto House Hotel
Offers & Announcements: Package Deal
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Location and contact
230 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2227
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23.1 km to Dubuque Municipal Airport
45 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a king room on main and it was very good. The breakfast in the morning at the Courtyard was great. We also had lunch in the Green Street Tavern and dinner in the General's Restaurant and they were both great see separate reviews...More

Thank Danhilmes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic centrally located Hotel which includes parking. Room was larger than we expected and very clean. Staff was friendly and accommodating. Bartenders were attentive and made delicious drinks. We ate in 2 of the 3 restaurants and were not disappointed.

Thank EFTR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we stay here, it’s a great time. The staff is so friendly and helpful! The hotel has s great history and tours for both the history and ghost tours! Fun! It is right in the middle of downtown which makes it perfect for...More

Thank Slemner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I checked in midweek to celebrate our anniversary. We had never been to Galena and wanted to stay on Main Street. The front desk staff are pleasant and attentive. Check in was easy. Our package included drink chips for each night and a...More

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here 2 nights. My room had 2 double beds, very comfortable and very clean room. The room was spacious and comfortable. The hotel is just beautiful and the restaurant is great! I did not want to leave. The shops of Galena are right...More

Thank Rockymountainsun
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
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Best Value
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Best Value
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Best Value
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Contact Information
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Best Value
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (167)
Room & Suite (31)
Dining (21)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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DeeDee G
24 April 2018|
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Response from biknrun | Reviewed this property |
The rooms facing the dining area are the best when it decorated for Christmas. There are rooms facing Main St., a side street and the back park over the top of a couple buildings. As I recall the windows don't open and I... More
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hwoodrum
31 August 2017|
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Response from Steven K | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know if this is a requirement of a weekend stay. You would have to call the hotel and inquire about this topic. Sorry I cannot help in this regard.
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ireland1227
24 February 2017|
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Response from trib_ona | Reviewed this property |
As stated above, we have had two different rooms and neither had a refrigerator. They did have blow dryers in both rooms. We even had a suite with a fireplace. I highly recommend the midweek internet options. They are... More
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Room Tips
"Look for specials in Sunday thru Thursday that include breakfast"
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"Best rooms with a view face Main Street."
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"Mid week for peace. Weekends for events and lots of people!"
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"Side view to side street in a storm was a cool view."
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