The Desoto House Hotel

230 S. Main Street Galena, IL 61036
Book Your Stay Online Or Call 815.777.0090 or 800.343.6562

Upcoming Events

Annual Breakfast With Santa – Sunday, December 9th

Plan to join us for our traditional brunch beginning at 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Frosty, Rudolph, the helpful Elf and Santa will be arriving at 9:00 a.m. – Noon. Enjoy breakfast with Santa and all the holiday magic!

Make reservations early.  Always a sold out event.


The Generals Christmas Ball – Saturday, December 15th

Join us at the DeSoto House Hotel at 7:00 p.m. as the Galena Generals tell their stories of how 9 men from a small city in Illinois not only fought in the Civil War but helped shape the Country and the World!

Tickets are $50.00 per person – please call to reserve your tickets and request seating with your favorite general!


New Year’s Eve – Saturday, December 31st

Plan to dine with us in Generals’ Restaurant serving from 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.  Enjoy the music of Mark Rockwell as well as a special dinner menu (full Generals’ menu also available).  Then say good-bye to 2018 and hello to 2019 in our Green Street Tavern till 1:00 a.m.