Discover a selection of 314 holiday rentals in Galena, IL, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 127 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Galena. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Galena is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's history, museums and wineries with a rental holiday home in Galena. Well known for its shopping, riverfront and local tours, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Galena

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Galena a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Horseshoe Mound (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Chestnut Mountain Resort (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Bellevue Golf Club (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Dubuque Welcome Center (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Galena

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Galena is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Horseshoe Mound (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Crystal Lake Cave (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Riverview Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Bellevue State Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Mines of Spain Recreation Area (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Galena

Fly into Dubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional), the closest airport, located 14 mi (22.6 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Galena?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 314 vacation rentals near Galena. From 15 cabins to 258 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Galena for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Galena?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Galena. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Horseshoe Mound: 320 vacation rentals
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve: 318 vacation rentals
  • The General at Eagle Ridge: 311 vacation rentals
  • West Street Sculpture Park: 320 vacation rentals
  • Washburne House Historic Site: 321 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Galena listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Galena?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 15 Cabins in Galena. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Galena include:

  • Houses: 258 rentals available
  • Cottages: 15 rentals available
  • Flats: 21 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Galena?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 245 vacation rentals with pool available in Galena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.