Jail Hill Inn

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Interior Entrance
Flat-screen TV, fireplace
Flat-screen TV, fireplace
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Overview of Jail Hill Inn

Jail Hill Inn

4 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Housekeeping
319 Meeker St, Galena, IL, 61036

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDowling House3 min walk
  • Popular LocationWashburne House Historic Site16 min walk
  • Popular LocationGrant Home16 min walk
  • AirportDubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional)29 min drive

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About this area


Jail Hill Inn is located in Galena. Old Market House and Dowling House are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Mississippi River and West Street Sculpture Park.

What's nearby

  • Dowling House - 3 min walk
  • Galena-Jo Daviess County History Museum - 7 min walk
  • Washburne House Historic Site - 16 min walk
  • Grant Home - 16 min walk
  • Belvedere Mansion - 17 min walk


  • Fritz and Frites — 2 min walk
  • Big Bill's Sandwich Shop — 3 min walk
  • Miss Kitty's Grape Escape — 3 min walk
  • Little Tokyo — 3 min walk
  • Cannova's Pizzeria — 3 min walk

Getting around

  • Dubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional) - 29 min drive

About this property

Jail Hill Inn

4-star adults-only bed & breakfast, walk to Mississippi River
This bed & breakfast features concierge services, a garden, and free breakfast. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators and microwaves, and guests will also find upscale touches like fireplaces and jetted tubs.
Jail Hill Inn offers 6 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and complimentary bottled water. These individually decorated accommodations have separate sitting areas and include desks. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 4-star bed & breakfast have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with jetted bathtubs, bathrobes, and complimentary toiletries.

This Galena bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 9 AM–10 AM


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Jetted bathtub


  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Separate sitting area

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Check-in from 4 PM - 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 18 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property

Property is also known as

Jail Hill Inn Galena
Jail Hill Galena
Jail Hill
Jail Hill Inn Galena
Jail Hill Inn Bed & breakfast
Jail Hill Inn Bed & breakfast Galena

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 11 out of 11 reviews
5 - Excellent 100%
Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 11 reviews
4 - Good 0%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 11 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 11 reviews
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 11 reviews
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent place. We like everything much more than other B&B. Everything is unique and outstanding.
Stayed 3 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
An outstanding experience
It is an amazing place We highly recommend staying there. It is outstanding
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

5/5 Excellent

Jail Hill
It was an awesome experience- the site is fantastic and the owner was very helpful and informative!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Jail Hill Inn is by far the best Inn we have ever stayed at! The amenities and attention to detail were second to none. Highly recommend.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2018