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The Top Romantic Things to Do in Galena, IL

Are you searching for the perfect ways to spend time with your beloved this year? When you visit us at Farmers Guest House, you’ll have easy access to an intimate assortment of romantic things to do in Galena, IL. Whether you wish to explore hand-in-hand through our scenic downtown or spend time together in your rustic retreat, reignite the spark with your special someone on your getaway!

Let us at Farmers Guest House help you create the ideal vacation for you and your partner this year. When you request a copy of our free Vacation Guide, you’ll have our top choices for romantic things to do in Galena, IL, right at your fingertips as well as features a sample of the gorgeous accommodations and relaxing amenities at our downtown bed and breakfast!

These Romantic Things to do in Galena, IL, Are the Best!

Our stunning community offers a myriad of wonderful ways to spend time with your significant other this year. Here are our suggestions for romantic things to do in Galena, IL, during your trip!

The Studio at Farmers Guest House

Nothing says “I love you” quite like treating your partner to a spa treatment at The Studio at Farmers Guest House. We encourage booking 60-minute Couples Massage, one of the most romantic things to do in Galena, IL. When you enter this rejuvenating oasis, you’ll be recharged from this ultimate relaxation experience, just steps away from your guest room. You and your partner will leave feeling more refreshed, relaxed, and closer to each other than before!

Meander Through Linmar Gardens

Nestled in the heart of Galena, enjoy the natural beauty of these stunning gardens. Linmar Gardens is open from mid-May through October, and it’s simply a delightful place to relax together. Whether you take an informative tour or set your own pace, you’re sure to fall in love with this peaceful hideaway. As you walk around, bring your camera to capture the Sunken Gardens as well as the blooming perennials and annuals!

Sample Wines in Galena

Calling all wine aficionados! As you drive through our peaceful countryside, you’ll see a handful of boutique vineyards dotting the landscape. Each of these locally owned and operated establishments features rows of loaded vines, tantalizing blends made from pressed to perfection grapes, and intimate tasting rooms. Discover your new favorite vino at one of these wineries!

  • Galena Cellars Vineyard and Winery
  • Massbach Ridge Winery
  • Rocky Waters Vineyard and Winery

One of the most romantic things to do in Galena, IL, you can stroll hand-in-hand through the vineyard and sit, sip, and socialize with one another.

Reserve Your Table at a Downtown Eatery

Plan the perfect date night with your beloved when you reserve a table at one of the wonderful restaurants in Galena, IL. Each of our delightful dining establishments features a full menu of sumptuous small plates, indulgent entrees, and decadent desserts. You also find a lavish assortment of artfully crafted cocktails, craft beer, and savory wines.

  • Campeche Mexican
  • Fritz & Frites
  • Goldmoor Restaurant
  • Little Tokyo
  • Log Cabin Steakhouse
  • Market House
  • One-Eleven Main
  • Perry Street Brasserie
  • Gobbie’s Sports Pub & Eatery

Many of these restaurants are situated on the Helluva Half Mile in downtown Galena, just around the corner from Farmers Guest House!

Relax in Grant Park

If you or your partner is a history lover, consider exploring our history at Grant Park in Galena, IL. This 3.5-acre city escape is situated on the Galena River and offers a collection of Civil War artifacts. In fact, this haven is actually named after General Ulysses S. Grant (who grew up here), and there is a statue commemorating him!

Unwind at Farmers Guest House

After you experience some of these romantic things to do in Galena, IL, you’ll need an intimate hideaway for you and your partner to spend time together. Here at Farmers Guest House, we offer a delightful selection of stunning accommodations and invite you to reserve the ideal one for your couple’s retreat. Each of quaint rooms features an abundance of natural light, beautiful antiques, and restored hardwood floors. Whether you are celebrating a honeymoonbabymoon, anniversary, or simply wish to extend the weekend, browse our many specials to create the perfect getaway with your special someone.

We look forward to hosting you and your partner at our charming bed and breakfast this year!