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Bernadine's Stillman Inn

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aguadilla
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Terrific! We couldn't provide a higher recommendation. We've traveled a lot and stayed in many places and this experience is one of the best. We've never stayed in a bed and breakfast since we are a family of five but since the kids are teenagers now we thought it might work. It did. Dave was so accommodating and helpful. The...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay was really comfortable The building is pretty, and easy to find. The host was exceptionally friendly as well as knowledgeable about the history of the historic building, the town, and its businesses. Thanks Dave.

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Middleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large room with whirlpool tub, these rooms are very spacious. Breakfast is incredibly good! Great place to stay in Galena, fits with the historical flavor of the town. Highly recommend Bernadine's Stillman Inn!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, I just want to start by saying how amazing Dave and Bernadine are!! There isn't much that you can ask of them that they won't come through on!! Second, the breakfast was to die for!! Fried banana bread, ham and cheese omelet, and sausage links. The banana bread might be the best breakfast item I've ever put in my...

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Dekalb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Point. Click. book. It was that easy. They do not take American express so plan for that. The highlight of our quick trip was the morning breakfast led by the host Dave. He provides an introduction and makes the event very memorable. We had egg omelette, sausage or bacon, banana bread, toast, yogurt. It was quite enjoyable. We had room...

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Thank shulquist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent experience, owners were cordial, warm, helpful & welcoming. The advice & recommendations the owners provided ensured an enjoyable trip. Dave was the perfect host and went out of his way to ensure our comfort.

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Barrington, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We pulled in late because of the snowstorm and were welcomed warmly by the innkeeper. My wife has a sprained ankle and he was kind enough to make a pathway for her to walk and kept it clear the whole weekend. The inn is beautiful complete with ornate moldings and architecture, it feels like stepping into the 19th century. The...

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Minnesota
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This review is the most difficult one I have ever written. There are so many things about the Stillman Inn that are positive and yet disappointing. The Inn is adjacent to Ulysses S and Julia Grant’s house, easy to find, and impressive to behold. I made the reservations in haste, having waited until the last minute. After several trips to...

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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing weekend. The house was beautiful, pictures do not do justice. First time staying at a b&b and was a great experience. The hosts and staff were very friendly and welcoming. Definitely will book there again when back in the area!

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Lisle, Illinois
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Dave and Bernadine were very hospitable and friendly. The breakfasts were very interesting a unique (heart shaped pancakes stuffed with fruit, fried banana bread), they do a very nice job of helping guests get to know one another. The house itself is picturesque, our room was clean and had everything you would need. Somewhere on-line I remember reading it was...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Romantic and Historic 1858 French Italiante Bed and Breakfast. Awarded "Best Breakfast In the Midwest" and "Best Innkeeper" among others. We look forward to serving you and helping you get the most out of this attractive destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bernadine's Stillman Inn

Address: 513 Bouthillier St, Galena, IL 61036-2703
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: €171 - €172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bernadine's Stillman Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The first floor rooms were sold out, but have the great trim and decor of the 1950s.”
 of 5 bubbles shulquist, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The beauty of this place is the exquisite attention to detail of a home which is over 100 years old.”
 of 5 bubbles 275laurencen, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the top floor is all one big fancy room, didn't choose that one, but it did seem very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles ryanraycostello, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I peeked in several of the rooms and they are all beautiful! I don't think there is an unpleasant room there.”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“some rooms are much larger than others, always ask.”
 of 5 bubbles Bexter1952, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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