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Dutchmans Landing: a Peaceful, Quiet Place in Galena, Il

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Located within The Territories, this home is a quiet place to relax with your family and friends. Plan a family reunion, scrapbooking party, girls getaway or guys golf weekend.

Our home is located on a wooded lot with an open deck and screened porch on the main level which contains the kitchen, gathering area, dining area and half bath.

Two bedrooms on third level (1 king bed and 1 queen bed) are suites - each has its own bathroom. The king suite bathroom also has a Jacuzzi.

Two bedrooms on lower level (1 king bed and 1 queen bed) share a bathroom.

Two bedrooms on the fourth level (2 twin beds in each) share a bathroom.

Four championship golf courses to choose from. Amenities include horseback riding, Owners Club accessibility (1 mile away) with features that include various recreational activities - pool, game room and fitness center.

Historic downtown Galena is fifteen minutes away for shopping, restaurants and entertainment.

Chestnut Mountain is nearby for skiing and other summer activities.

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Keywords: six bedroom home located on wooded lot at end of cul-de-sac.

More Details

Owner
Mavis Van Beek
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 9, 2017

Amenities

The Galena Territory House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
  • 4.5
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , attached bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , attached bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , shares bathroom with another bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , shares bathroom with another bedroom
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , shares a bathroom with another bedroom
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single , shares a bathroom with another bedroom
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4), Sleep Sofa (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • pier fishing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

Dutchmans Landing: a Peaceful, Quiet Place in Galena, Il
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Great family getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The house was just as pictured. The only picture missing is the driveway, which is a HILL! Great workout walking around the place! Clean, kitchen was fully stocked, no need to bring anything. They even have a Keurig. Although I did bring my favorite chopping kitchen knife. Used the grill for 3 dinners as well. There was a couple BBQ tools in one of the kitchen drawers but if you have a favorite tool bring it.

I rented this for a family getaway, ages ranged from 1 yr to 70. Everyone had a great time. Only a 15-20 minute drive to downtown Galena. Plus the local grocery store is only a 5 minute drive past the turnoff for Main St, Galena. Members of my family used the community swimming pool, the game room, we took advantage of the kayaks, horseback riding in the community as well. Although I would recommend making reservations for the kayaks and horses when you get there. They can book up fast especially on Sat/Sun. They also fished. I would only recommend bringing bikes if those who are riding are comfortable on roads with cars (no sidewalks) and can handle the hilly terrain. Although there are paths just up the block, it is quite hilly....25mph on the down and sometimes the hills were so steep had to walk the bikes up.

The pool is only 1.5 mi up the road, totally can use the bike to get there just bring bike locks. Again, you share the road with cars and very HILLY! Bring your walking shoes as well. And for those who live in the city like us HIGHLY recommend going outside about 10:30pm on a clear night! Saw 2 shooting stars and more stars than you can imagine.

Mavis answered all my questions prior to and after booking this home very quickly. Very nice to deal with. Never had to call for anything while we were there. Nicely stocked house. I would recommend to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Large family getaway

  • 5 of 5

I booked this place for an extended family getaway for a long weekend. Age 70 to just 1 year (brought a pack and play for the baby). Everyone found something to do. Fishing, hiking, biking, swimming, game room, horseback riding, kayak, by the way all of this was done right in the community the house is at. Plus of course heading into downtown Galena for shopping...only a 15 to 20 minute drive. If you plan on coming I would recommend making reservations at the stable for riding and the kayaks as soon as you get there. They can book up fast especially on Sat/Sun. I would only bring bikes if those who are riding are old enough to be comfortable on the road (no sidewalks) and can handle HILLS! Although there is a nice paved trail up the way it is extremely hilly, we are talking going down at 25 mph and having to walk the bike partway up the hills. That being said there were several of us adults and some pre-teen and teenagers who rode the bikes to the pool. Totally doable, only about 1.5 mi ride to the pool and game room, (bring a bike lock), but again extremely hilly and you are sharing the road with cars.

Now to the house, just as it is pictured! The only thing missing out the pictures is the hill that makes up the driveway! Mavis was extremely helpful with questions prior to booking and never had a problem there. The kitchen has plenty of pots/pans, even a Keurig. No need to bring much. I just brought my favorite chopping knife. There is a Piggly Wiggly grocery store about 5 minutes past downtown Galena. We actually only ate out for a few lunches, we had all our dinners in the house...utilized the grill often. (Grill is not perfect, the shelf is WOBBLY, but will do.) I would totally recommend this place to a large family. Lots of fun in the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

The Galena Territory House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Memorial Day w/e
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$575
 
 
July 4th w/e
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
Labor Day w/e
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$575
 
 
Columbus Day w/e
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$575
 
 
Thanksgiving w/e
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 27 2017
5 night minimum stay
$575
 
 
Christmas w/e
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
New Years w/e
Dec 29 2017 - Dec 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$625
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$575
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $240
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.0%

When a weekend includes a holiday (i.e. New Years Eve, Presidents Day, St. Patrick's Day, Good Friday, Easter, July 4th, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, a three or four day special/higher rate is applicable.

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Deposit of $500.00 is returned in 7 days after pre-cleaning inspection is complete.

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