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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:8
  • Bathrooms:11
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

We advertise our lowest rate - residential (16 people). Please inquire for rates of corporate, small events and small weddings. All wedding events require a tour prior to the rental contract quote offer and some smaller events may require a tour of the Eagle's Nest prior to an rental quote offer.
We offer the 'Eagle's Nest' more value in this extraordinary 12,000 square foot, 8 bedroom & 8 full baths, 14 King beds with 3 half baths vacation rental home located at the entrance of the Galena Territory in Northwest Illinois. There are many golf courses within & just outside the G.T.A. The “Eagle’s Nest” is the largest private rental vacation rental home in the area. It is handicap accessible on the main and lower levels and situated on 12 pristine wooded acres.

The Eagle’s Nest will surpass even the most sophisticated tastes; it was designed for small weddings, corporate events and meetings, golf, ski, groups, family reunions, multi family outings, wedding receptions and scrapbooking.

As you enter the main level great room, you immediately feel the spaciousness and luxury. The floor to ceiling windows provides natural lighting and panoramic views of the beauty in the surrounding woods. The centerpiece of the great room is the indigenous limestone wood burning fireplace. It is flanked by warmth of fine leather furniture, natural hickory hardwood floors with large distinctive area rugs.

To the left is an intimate library nook. To the right are the twin dining tables seating for 16. The gourmet kitchen is fully equipped with a full open view. The granite counter tops seating 12 and natural hickory cabinetry with stainless appliances is perfect for buffet style breakfast dinning.

Step out onto the main level furnished wood deck seating 20 with views and sounds of nature. Have a cookout on the gas grill or have a chef cook for you.

Each of the Eagle’s Nest (8) bedroom suites are themed Galena décor, with two bedrooms off the kitchen that are handicap accessible with one king bed in each bedroom suite. The other (6) bedroom suites have two king beds in each room. All (8) bedrooms have a luxurious jetted tub, two sinks, and walk-in custom designed tiled showers and nine foot ceilings. Two of the bedrooms have their own balcony with superb views.

There is plenty of room in this 4,000 sq. ft. lower level, we prefer not to exceed 60 people when set up for reception style dinning. When set up for leisure, there is plenty of entertainment with the 55” TV, pool table, poker table, air hockey, foosball, and ping-pong gaming tables with 27’ of wet bar. The southwest wall is wide open to the patio with (6) double sliding glass doors allowing the perfect view to the 12 acres of wooded scenery. This will welcome guests onto the seventy foot furnished patio seating 20 for alfresco dining with granite fire pit. In the center of the patio stands the towering 60’ stone fireplace.

You can also choose to walk on the path through the twelve pristine acres of woods or play volleyball on the sand court. At the end of your day enjoy the eight-person hot tub under cover in the gazebo located just off the patio.

During your stay at the “Eagle’s Nest” you will enjoy beautiful scenery, spacious affordable accommodations. It offers convenient access to the Galena area. This is one of the most exclusive and sought after luxury vacation rental accommodations in Illinois. It is truly a “must see/must stay”.
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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 12000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must Be 25 To Sign Four Signature Pages In Contract....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    No Limitations on main and lower levels....moreless

Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

Bathrooms: 11 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Studio One Spa & Salon mobile to the Eagle's Nest Tina Knautz (815) 777-1275 or (815) 777-1275 310 N. Main Street Galena, IL 61036 www.studioonegalena.com Ask us about our banquet tables and chairs. Hand soap, shampoo and conditioner, kitchen dish soaps, coffee. Note: If you require additional amenities, i.e., baby crib, gift basket, wine, flowers, private chef, we will have your selections available for you awaiting your arrival. (Additional charges apply)...moreless

Entertainment

  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    4,000 Sq. Ft. game room....moreless

  • Games:

    Five big game tables in lower level....moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (9) One T/V in each Bedroom One at Bar One 55' Lower Level Entertainment Room...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    T/V in each bedroom...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Four HVAC Units With Nine Stats....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Front load...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Large Parking area...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Front load...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    One on Main Level One on Lower Level ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Many Available, See Galena Chamber Website. Ask us about our banquet tables and Chairs....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    (2) Two dish washers, one at the lower level bar....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Setting For 28 People Seating for 12...moreless

  • Microwave:

    (2) One In Kitchen One at Bar Lower Level...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Two Dual Full Size Main Level. One Full Size Utility Room On Lower Level. One Small at Bar One Small In Conference Room....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    70' Patio 115' Deck Two 20' Balconies Back Of House One 20' Balcony Front Of House...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Please see Item (S) the Galena water park on our vrbo points of interest map. Also Ramada Inn,11383 Hwy 20W, Galena, Illinois 611036,Phone 815-777-2043. $5.00 per person, per day, hours of the pool 7:00am-11:00pm...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    (8) Jetted Tub In Each Bedroom. Walk-in showers in each bedroom. Two bedrooms ADA showers...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas
Dec 24 - Dec 25, 2016
2 night min stay

$4,028
flat fee
New Years
Dec 31 - Jan 1, 2017
2 night min stay

$4,228
flat fee
Jan - April
Jan 2 - Apr 27, 2017
2 night min stay
$1,698
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,798
$9,086

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $575 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Limit of 16 people sleeping at the Eagle's Nest House.We offer tiered rates, please inquire over 2 night stays. Above rates for residential type use of 16 people, please inquire for weddings, corporate, special events and (guests over 16 people) at the Eagle's Nest. Galena Area Rentals will determine the type of contract and when event rates apply. Eagle's Nest decorated for seasons and most major holidays and located 7 Miles East Of Galena.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

77 Miles
Nearest Airport
Chicago/Rockford
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Wood Stone
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Eagle Ridge
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt 20
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Wood Stone
16 Miles
Nearest Ski
Chestnut Mtn.

Car: Necessary

Studio One Spa & Salon mobile to the Eagle's Nest Tina Knautz (815) 777-1275 or (815) 777-1275 310 N. Main Street Galena, IL 61036 Also Fever River Outfitters 525 S. Main St. Galena, IL. 61036

815-776-9425

Please see Item (S) the Galena water park on our vrbo points of interest map.

Also Ramada Inn,11383 Hwy 20W, Galena, Illinois 611036,Phone 815-777-2043. $5.00 per person, per day, hours of the pool 7:00am-11:00pm

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Hi-Welcome to our home. We're Bill and Sue. Several years ago our friends invited us to take a drive out to Galena with them. We didn’t know then about the rich history Galena boasts of, the beauty of the deep vistas and the tranquility of the woods and abundant wildlife, however these are the wonders that brought us back....year after year. Each visit introduced us to new discoveries in Northwest Illinois and educational interests and experiences for our children.

Why the Owner Chose The Galena Territory, Guilford Township, IL, USA:
Galena is close enough yet far enough away from home; 3 hours drive from Chicago making it the perfect get-away place for a weekend trip. It is tucked away in Northwest Illinois and unlike the rest of the state of IL, Galena is hilly and picturesque. Downtown Galena is like stepping back in time with mid 19th century architecture aligning Main Street and beyond. Located 8 miles from town is our home, nestled at the galena Territory. It is peaceful, yet a fun place for a large groups or extended family gathering. It is a solid built home. We love it here and hope you will too.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Enjoy a game of pool or ping pong, challenge your friends to a game of poker, or relax in the outdoor private hot tub. Enjoy grilling with our 'never run out of gas' grill. Experience the natural surroundings; take a hike down the many trails in the Territory. Golf the 'General' or ski down the slopes of Chestnut Mountain Resort. Zip line 2.5 hour canopy tours just 1.5 miles away, Year-round activities make Galena the escape weekend destination


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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Photos

  • Two Dining Tables Seating 16

    Two Dining Tables Seating 16

  • Great Room

    Great Room

  • Fire pit with grate tucked into the woods

    Fire pit with grate tucked into the woods

  • Studio One Spa & Salon mobile to the Eagle's Nest or Retreat House

    Studio One Spa & Salon mobile to the Eagle's Nest or Retreat House

  • Great Room

    Great Room

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Sunday, December 04, 2016

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