Farmers' Guest House
May 30th, 2013

Garden Oven Omelet

Garden Oven Omelet Recipe
published on About.com by Michael Franco
At the Farmers Guest House, Susan Steffan uses farm fresh, locally sourced ingredients whenever possible. Her Garden Oven Omelet is a perfect springtime example of this, and a big favorite with guests. Served with fresh fruit, muffins and farm fresh meats, this is a meal that keeps guests walking the historic streets of Galena, IL for hours!
Ingredients:

1 stick butter, melted
1 ½ c flour
¾ tsp salt
¼ tsp pepper
21 fresh eggs
3¾ cup cottage cheese or whipped ricotta
3 cup shredded cheddar cheese
¾ cup chopped onion
¾ cup chopped green/red pepper
2 cup chopped asparagus

Preparation:
Place butter in a large microwave safe bowl. Melt. Whisk in flour, salt & pepper until smooth. Add eggs 2-4 at a time whisking [...]

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May 21st, 2013

ABCNews.com Recognizes Our Summer Specials

Reprinted from ABCNews.com
No more students, no more books . . . just lots of discounts for teachers at bed and breakfasts across the country this summer, thanks to a new program from BedandBreakfast.com.
Often overworked and most definitely underpaid, many teachers are lucky enough to have the summer months off, but the summer is the most expensive time of year to take a vacation. Participating bed and breakfasts in the Travel for Teachers program are offering a range of getaway specials starting at 25 percent off. Some B&Bs offer free nights while others offer teacher appreciation packages that include free massages, wine and other amenities.
More than 100 B&Bs are participating. Click here for all offers.
“We are honored to organize and offer this special [...]

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May 18th, 2013

Galena Studio Tour

Farmers Guest House, the best bed and breakfast in Galena Illinois, is proud to recognize the tremendous impact that the artists in Galena make to our lifestyle. Galena is one of the most beautiful towns and regions in Illinois. You can sip wine at several wineries that are part of the Northern Illinois Wine Trail, you can absorb rich historic architecture and you can have direct access to local artisans.
This May 25-26, join us on a self-guided studio tour through historic Galena, IL.  We invite you to our six downtown locations where you have a unique opportunity to not only meet the artists and view their art work, but to learn something about the creative process that the artist undertakes [...]

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May 9th, 2013

Still Number 1 and Growing

Farmers Guest House has been reviewed on TripAdvisor by 554 guests and we’re still number 1. That’s right, the best bed and breakfast experience in Galena is at Farmers Guest House. The best thing is, you don’t have to take our word for it. Just take a look at what our guests are saying.
Don’t you want the best from your Galena bed and breakfast getaway?
“excelent B & B”
Reviewed May 6, 2013 NEW
Thank you Don and Susan. Chuck and I had a wonderful time. Plan on recommending this B & B to my mom and other friends. Visited for my birthday and plan on coming back for our anniversary. Also looking forward to getting a gift certificate for my brother because he [...]

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March 3rd, 2013

Bed and Breakfasts for Business

When you’re thinking about lodging for you next business trip, you might not immediately think a bed and breakfast stay, but why not? When business brings you to Galena, Illinois, Dubuque, Iowa you should consider Farmers Guest House, the best bed and breakfast in Galena, for your business trip to Dubuque. Farmers Guest House offers so much more than Galena hotels, or lodging in Dubuque, Iowa. Check out this great TripAdvisor review from a recent Farmers Guest House guest:
Top Notch Bed & Breakfast
I’ve stayed in B & B’s in Europe, but Susan and Don have outdone all of them with their hospitality. Bed was COMFORTABLE, Breakfast WONDERFUL. I’m a business traveler and usually stay in the big box hotels — [...]

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February 26th, 2013

Most Romantic Bed and Breakfast in Galena

Looking for a great romantic getaway in Illinois? Galena is arguably the most romantic getaway destination in Illinois. Brimming with rolling hills, cozy wineries and the country elegant Farmers Guest House; Galena is a wine lovers’ paradise and the ultimate romantic getaway from Chicago.
Farmers Guest House sets the standard for a romantic getaway to Galena.
Farmers Guest House is a country elegant bed and breakfast in Galena, Illinois that is nestled among the numerous historic buildings within the Galena historic district. Farmers Guest House offers an old world comfort and unparalleled amenities among the numerous lodging options in Galena. Farmers Guest House is steps away from Galena’s boutique shopping district – Main Street. Historic Main Street also offers some of the [...]

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February 24th, 2013

Your choice for lodging in Galena, IL

Galena Illinois is the perfect getaway destination from Chicago and other cities in the Midwest, not just a place you pass through on your way to Dubuque. As you consider the numerous Galena lodging options, the best bed and breakfast in Galena is widely recognized as Farmers Guest House.
Whether you are planning a weekend getaway from Chicago, or considering several days at bed and breakfasts in Galena, we recommend staying overnight Farmers Guest House. Farmers Guest House is the bed and breakfast closest to Main Street Galena. Here you will find several upscale shops and Galena restaurants.
Farmers Guest House is THE romantic bed and breakfast in Galena. This country elegant Galena inn is within minutes of the Chestnut Mountain and [...]

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