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Last updated: 09/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Winter specials; NO EXTRA for use of Fitness Center / indoor pool No extra for housekeeping

Relax in an affordable, four-bedroom house with extra large deck and new gas grill overlooking seven valley acres adjacent to trails. Fully equipped kitchen; southwestern style living/dining room with great room feeling. Green products. Magnificent long views; panoramas and vistas.

Fall colors are all around you.

PERFECT for downhill and cross country skiing. Snow Shoes WINTER NEW NORDIC CENTER one mile away

NEW luxury Fitness Center, Outdoor and Kiddie Pool, large Indoor Pool at GTA Center -one mile from our house

Perfect for families, groups of friends, Near Homeowner's Club with indoor and outdoor swimming, games and free internet access. NEW luxury Fitness Center; NEW outdoor, kiddie and indoor swimming pools; Boating/fishing on Lake Galena. Hiking trails, horse back riding near Eagle Ridge Inn (with new Starbucks), General Store, four first-class golf courses. Playground equipment for little ones.

Antiques and quaint shops in Galena; three terrific coffee shops: Rendevouz serves Intelligentsia! Fine dining and European Chocolates, wine and cheese shops, locally-raised garlic shop. Wifi Connections available downtown.

Dubuque Mississippi River Museums etc

Keywords: House contemporary open layout with long views

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Children Welcome:

    great for families or friends getting away...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • All Linens provided, New Gas Grill (BBQ), Ask about our 'mini business center' (monitor, printer, keyboard, fax - just bring your own laptop) WIFI connection in the house NO PETS; NO SMOKING...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    extensive collection of top movies...moreless

  • Game Room:

    all in Owner's Center one mile from our house...moreless

  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table:

    less than one mile away...moreless

  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course View
  • Resort:

    The house is the middle of the GALENA TERRITORY/Eagle Ridge Resort area. 7000 acres of rolling hills, nature trails, golf courses, fine dining,general store. Swimming, fitness center, ...moreless

  • Rural:

    The house is set among the rolling hills in the area untouched by the glaciers. Beautiful....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining room as part of the Great Room...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    central air though most nights a wonderful cross ventilation cools us down well. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    in unit...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    less than one mile away, included in the fees. One indoor pool. two outdoor pools...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wireless access...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    room for 4 cars ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    in unit...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    plus screen, printer etc. Just bring your laptop...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    fully equiped new renovation; new appliances...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat:

    rent a pontoon boat to sail on Lake Galena...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    huge deck overlooking scenic valley...moreless

  • Golf:

    all over the Galena Territory...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    in town on Galena River. Rentals available...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    one mile away at new Nordic Center. Rentals available. cross county Down Hill at Chestnut Mountain 20 minutes...moreless

  • Tennis:

    at several locations...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Wonderful Pool at top of Hill one mile from our house. ONe inside pool, two outside New in 2013. No extra fees....moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Available in the Owner''s Club ...moreless

  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna:

    shared sauna one mile from house at GTA Homeowner's CLUB house...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


Write a review 5
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • Tax Rate 11%


VISA available All payments due totally three weeks before arrival. Check with owner for questions

Minimum 3 nights for some Holiday Weekends.

Rates are subject to change Check with owner for current rates and specials VISA available Now

1/2 due to reserve. total due three weeks before arrival We can do VISA now

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Last updated: 09/25/2016
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Car: Necessary

Only one mile to Galena Territory Homeowners' Club - huge indoor swimming pool,Fitness Center, deck,snack shop, gameroom. SKI DOWNHILL or Cross country; Miles of Hiking trails; New Starbuck's Cafe at Eagle Ridge Inn. Summer outdoor concerts; golfing ;Ten miles to antique town of Galena : shopping; fine dining. Fifteen minutes to Chestnut Mt on Mississippi for downhill skiing and summer fun; horse back riding above Mississippi River; 35 minutes to Dubuque: River Museum; shopping.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: This is our Family Home- comfortable and restful. Our base for lots of fun. indoor swimming and Fitness Center a mile away. Game room with ping pong and basketball court. We love the quiet with activities

Why the Owner Chose The Galena Territory, Guilford Township, IL, USA:
Our house is part of the rolling hills of the Tri State area of NW Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin. It is beautiful. Some folks never leave the house! They enjoy the views down the valley and the quiet. Antiques in Galena; country fairs plus night life and movies in Dubuque

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Two of the bedrooms have one queen size bed; the other two bedrooms have two twins that can be put together for a king. Additional sleeping on couches.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • fall sunset

    fall sunset

  • the Great Room

    the Great Room

  • a sunny day

    a sunny day

  • a bedroom with two twin beds (easy to push together for a 'king')

    a bedroom with two twin beds (easy to push together for a 'king')

  • bedroom with two twin beds

    bedroom with two twin beds

  • restful


  • Cogan House

    Cogan House

  • View from the house deck

    View from the house deck

  • parks for kids to play in

    parks for kids to play in

  • Homeowner's Club

    Homeowner's Club

  • internet and business "center"

    internet and business "center"

  • dinner on the deck

    dinner on the deck

  • lush greenery all around

    lush greenery all around

  • Outdoor Swimming Pool

    Outdoor Swimming Pool

  • bedroom with queen bed

    bedroom with queen bed

  • lunch on the deck with friends

    lunch on the deck with friends

  • the wonderful country

    the wonderful country

  • Horses in the Jo Davies countryside

    Horses in the Jo Davies countryside

  • Cogan House

    Cogan House

  • Pool deck

    Pool deck

  • Tennis, anyone?

    Tennis, anyone?

VRBO #100705

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Sunday, October 23, 2016

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