Farmers' Guest House
May 31st, 2012

Unwind Your Mind in Scenic Galena

Guests are happy to find plenty of relaxing opportunities outside of our Farmers Guest House. Whether you seek specialty shopping, fine cuisine and wineries, or a golf escape, a Galena getaway is a sure way to unwind.  Your Galena experience extends beyond the Farmers Guest House with plenty to do around town.
Guests can quickly connect to Downtown Galena with a short walk or trolley ride. Here you will discover the natural beauty and brick charm of historic downtown Galena. Main Street is lined with fine cuisine, wineries, and specialty shops. Gobbies and Fried Green Tomatoes are two of our guest’s favorite restaurants. Finish up your downtown experience with a glass of wine at Jamie’s and one of the many Main [...]

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May 25th, 2012

A Busy Week at the Best Bed and Breakfast in Galena

It has been another busy week here at the Farmers Guest House. We are honored to be hosting the Doehrman’s Annual Family Reunion. Each year the Doehrman’s choose a lucky destination to enjoy time together, and this year’s choice is the Farmers Guest House here in Galena, IL. What a great time for them and for us! We even arranged a private Galena Trolley Tour with Tri-State Travel for the family to truly experience all that Galena has to offer. In their downtime, the family has enjoyed our common areas and private back patio where they can peacefully reconnect. During their stay the Doehrman guests breakfasted on items from Susan’s best breakfasts in Galena recipes. Susan’s Lemon Poppy seed Scone’s [...]

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May 23rd, 2012

Lemon-Poppy Seed Scones – A Taste of Summer

We’ve recently added several new treats to our list of breakfast items at Farmers Guest House to celebrate summer arriving in historic Galena, IL. One of our favorite signs of summer in our romantic Galena Bed & Breakfast is the aroma of our signature, freshly baked, Lemon Poppy Seed Scones that now accompany our full breakfast each day. Every morning, owner Susan Steffan makes sweet treats that complement entrees such as Praline Pecan French Toast, Florentine Oven Omlette  and our Signature Egg Casserole. Susan’s Lemon-Poppy Seed Scones aren’t made every day, but they are out of this world – Susan also bakes a variety of tasting treats for every guest to enjoy. If you happen to miss the scones while [...]

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