Come and enjoy the spring and summer season at the DeSoto House and see all that Galena has to offer!
The beauty of the rolling hills, valleys and lush countryside is just one of the attractions Galena has to offer, not to mention it’s architectural charm and history. Enjoy the beautiful Fall Colors while shopping Main Street, kayaking, biking, hiking and just relaxing.
In the winter months enjoy the scenery, warm inviting shops & boutiques, restaurants, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, ice skating, and skiing.
And don’t forget our history. Visit Grant’s Home, The Dowling House, The Belvedere Mansion, The Washburn House, and of course our Galena History Museum. All within walking distance from the hotel.
Add a professional therapeutic massage to your DeSoto House Hotel package! Relax and rejuvenate in the comfort and privacy of your hotel guest room.
For reservations, please contact our massage therapist directly:
Theresa Young, LMT 815.403.3505
DeSoto House Champagne
DeSoto House Champagne Glasses
$50.00 Dinner Credit
Breakfast for Two in the Courtyard Restaurant
Breakfast for Two in The Courtyard Restaurant
$50.00 food & beverage certificate to be used in any of the 3 DeSoto House Restaurants.
Two Tickets to the History Museum
DeSoto House History Book
Historic Walking Tour
Historic Fact Sheets
Commemorative Chocolate Bar
Discover the breathtaking beauty on this tour of rolling hills, scenic valleys and steep limestone bluffs. Just the ride to the vineyards is worth the trip. You will travel to three distinct vineyards: Galena Cellars Vineyard and Winery, Rocky Waters and Massbach. The tour includes lunch, shopping, wine tasting, historical commentary and vineyard walks. Guests will be picked up and returned to the hotel in Climate Controlled Transportation. Begin your day at 11:00 a.m. and return approximately 3:00 p.m. ($65.00 per person in addition to lodging rates).
Galena Cellars Vineyard and Winery
11:00am – 3:00pm & 4:00pm – 8:00pm
($65.00 per person in addition to lodging rates.)
Call 563-581-8123 to make your reservation
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“Dinner Package""Come for Dinner & stay for the Night"”
With a $50.00 Dinner Credit
“Your Choice Package”
With an overnight stay, the choice is yours.
You get Room, Breakfast, and one of the events listed below!
Linmar Gardens Tour
A Trolley Ride for Two
History Museum Passes
Best place to stay in Galena!
In our opinion there isn't a better or more convenient place to stay in historic Galena. On Main Street in the heart of the tourist-happy shopping district. Food always excellent and plentiful in any of the three restaurants. Very comforatable rooms and an excellent staff. Yes they do it right at the DeSoto House.
Taylor B. - Chiciago, IL
Taylor B. - Chiciago, IL