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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Galena, Illinois

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barbekres...
Mankato, Minnesota
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Spacious and relaxing”
Reviewed 3 July 2018 for a stay in June 2018

More than just a B&B, Derinda House is an entire apartment with the owners living downstairs. Very spacious - Loved having actual living room, dining area, kitchen, and deck. Plus third bedroom has a sleeper-sofa, and living room sofa could be used as well - so would be perfect for a group getaway.
Sandra made an excellent breakfast both mornings we were there.
Quiet location is outside the tiny town of Elizabeth and an easy drive to Galena.
Would definitely stay again if in the area.

Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
9 Jul 2018
Thank you for you great review, I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay.
It is the best , to see guests having a fun and comfortable vacation.
Sandy
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 for a stay in February 2018

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
19 Mar 2018
Thank you for coming, happy you enjoyed your visit.
Hope to see you again.
Sandy
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Nancy R
1 review
“Galena Getaway”
Reviewed 16 February 2018 for a stay in February 2018

Derinda B&B was absolutely "what the doctor ordered."...better than a hotel. Food was great, accommodations outstanding. We'll be going back!

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Management Response
26 Feb 2018
Thank you for coming,always glad when guests enjoy there stay.
Hope to see you again . Sandy
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Stephanie...
1 review
“Incredible food”
Reviewed 6 February 2018 for a stay in February 2018

our stay was perfect. Sandy truly thinks of every detail! Stocked fireplace, s’mores fixings, coffee and tea and bathrobes in the closet.
But the most amazing part of your stay is the breakfasts she provides. Amazing and the table was set to perfection.
The bedding is super comfortable as well!
We highly reccomend a stay here!

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Management Response
8 Feb 2018
Thank you so much ,I really enjoyed visiting with you , I plan on doing many improvements this summer ,so come back and check it out.
Sandy
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lachiomi
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
“Cozy and elegant”
Reviewed 30 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017

What a lovely home we spent time in for a small family holiday gathering for two days. The furniture was comfortable, clean and elegant. The dishes, furniture and decor had an old world English/Scottish/Irish feel. We enjoyed lighting a fire while it snowed outside. The house had tasteful Christmas decorations up for the season. Our hostess, Sandra, had the fireplace set up for us and also provided additional logs, a starter kit as well as s’mores supplies. It was great being able to relax and watch movies on the smart t.v. In the living room and make cocoa in the kitchen.

Our stay felt very thoughtful. We had access to our own full kitchen and the privacy of our own floor but our hosts were accessible for any additional needs on another floor. Sandra made us two delicious breakfasts. We especially loved the crepes. There are actually three bedrooms and two bathrooms on the guest level. The beds had a nice array of blankets and we had control of the thermostat. The house seemed well-insulated because we stayed comfortable and warm. The parking could not be better-they have a circular drive and let you park right in front for easy loading and unloading.

The location is 15-20 minutes outside of Galena.

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Management Response
31 Dec 2017
Wow ! thanks for that lovely review . I am happy you enjoyed your stay,
that makes it all worth while. Hope to see you again.
I really appreciate It. Sandy
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