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Authentic 1850's Cottage in Historic Galena

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Last updated: 09/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Galena cottage description

Quaint,authentic 1850's vintage cottage in Galena's historic district. Less than 10 minute walk to downtown's many shops and restaurants.
A previous owner was a noted whiskey runner during the days of prohibition. Many of the cottages original features such as beautiful wood floors and clawfoot tub add to its charm. Enjoy your coffee on the screened in porch, or roast marshmellows over the campfire.
Cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, family room with electric fireplace and a comfortable front reading room.
Great place to relax and enjoy time with friends and family. The cottage is a perfect place to enjoy a laid back and relaxed weekend!

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Limited Accessibility

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Clawfoot Tub...moreless

          • Tub/shower

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Microwave
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 6 people


          • Heating
          • Parking
          • Garage
          • Hair Dryer

          Other Amenities

              • Guests will need to bring their own linens and towels. No cleaning fee charged, but guests are asked to clean up after themselves....moreless


              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Books


                  • Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Boat:

                    Access to Mississippi River less than 2 miles away....moreless

                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Chetsnut Mountain Resort nearby...moreless


                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities


                  • Churches
                  • Cycling
                  • Kayaking
                  • Golf
                  • Fishing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Hospital
                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Walking
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Library
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Hiking


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                  Base Rate
                  30 night min stay
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                  Last updated: 09/03/2014
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                  0.25 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Chestnut Mountain
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  0.25 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Cottage is located within 10 minute walk of historic downtown Galena. Multiple golf courses, Chestnut Mountain Ski area, great restaurants and one of a kind shops all nearby. Biking tours available to Galena Winery. Weekend evenings feature Ghost Tours downtown.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2002

                  About the owner: I have always loved Galena and its historic charm. My children and I have enjoyed the cottage and created many wonderful memories here especially over the holidays. I enjoy all the activities Galena has to offer, hiking, biking, kayaking and eating delicious food.

                  Why the Owner Chose Galena:
                  Authentic and historic cottage that offers quests a comfortable and convenient home away from home. Cottage has a garage where you can park the car, and walk downtown.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  Quaint, charming, in historic district, large wooded lot with portion fenced. Ample off street parking. Cottage brings you back to a simpler time, allows you to escape from your everyday routine.

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                  Speaks: english


                  • Reading Room

                    Reading Room

                  • Bathroom


                  • Front Gate

                    Front Gate

                  • Kitchen


                  • Family Room

                    Family Room

                  • Screened in porch.

                    Screened in porch.

                  • Kitchen


                  • Front Bedroom. Queen Size Bed

                    Front Bedroom. Queen Size Bed

                  • Back Bedroom. Full size bed.

                    Back Bedroom. Full size bed.

                  • Kitchen


                  • Family room. Queen Sleeper Sofa.

                    Family room. Queen Sleeper Sofa.

                  • Family Room. Electric Fireplace.

                    Family Room. Electric Fireplace.

                  • Front Reading Room

                    Front Reading Room

                  VRBO #453582

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Monday, January 20, 2014

                  $1,483 per month (USD)

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 09/03/14
                  Minimum stay: 30 nights
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                  Authentic 1850's Cottage in Historic Galena

                  Galena #453582

                  2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 6

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