The thrill of making a hole-in-one can be elusive, but when it happens, you want to shout as loudly as you can, high-five your friends with gusto, and probably take a proud photo to share on Instagram. Are we right? We have some incredible Galena golf courses for you to conquer during your stay. Plus Farmers Guest House has a new affiliation with Galena’s new Drive 20 Golf Trail so you can golf AND save! We’ll show you how.
As you plan your trip to Galena, be sure to download our free Vacation Guide! You’ll discover the best Galena golf courses, local restaurants, incredible outdoor activities, and much more! You’ll also see our recommendations on which rooms to stay at Farmers Guest House!
Introducing the Drive 20 Golf Trail?
Farmers Guest House is proud to announce that we have affiliated with Galena’s new Drive 20 Golf Trail. Golfers, how much would you enjoy staying in a beautiful and historic Galena bed and breakfast AND also gaining access to five different Galena golf courses?
For a low one-time fee of $35, you will gain discounted access to all five Golf Trail courses through the 2020 golf season (through Oct. 31, 2020). The participating golf courses include Apple Canyon Lake Golf Course, Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa Golf Courses, Galena Golf Club, Woodbine Bend Golf Course, and Wolf Hollow Golf Course.
In addition to accessing five quality golf courses, your Drive 20 pass also affords you discounts on purchases at more than two dozen popular Galena establishments.
Farmers Guest House is here to help. Book a golf stay with us and we will arrange your Drive 20 Golf Trail season pass without a service fee AND we will subtract the $35 Golf Trail Pass cost from your next 2020 stay at FGH. Come back to one of your favorite destinations, this time with golf on your mind.
Shoot Under Par on the Best Galena Golf Courses
Our beautiful town has two incredible golf clubs that offer a spectacular round of golf. Both courses are only a short distance from our centrally located inn and are open early. Hit the course in the morning and see how you fare!
Galena Golf Club (Part of the Drive 20 Golf Trail)
The Galena Golf Club is a picturesque 18-hole, Par-71 course with challenges for all experience levels. You’ll get an incredible look at Galena, IL, landscape and discover how it’s one of the most beautiful Galena golf courses. If you book your tee time at Twilight, there is a discount for those who want a later start. This magnificent club in Galena offers two very different layouts on the front 9 and the back 9 holes. You may even think that they are two separate courses! Experience this unique golf club for yourself when you call a day or two in advance.
Eagle Ridge (Part of the Drive 20 Golf Trail)
The luxurious Eagle Ridge has four premiere links near Galena. Their portfolio of outstanding courses boasts some of the best courses in the United States. Each offers scenic fairways, manicured greens, and tough course layout. If you have a smartphone, you can download your scorecard online. Here are their magnificent courses and how you can play on them!
The General always ranks on the “Top 100 Courses” by Golf Digest and continues to impress everyone who tees off there. The Roger Packard course was recently renovated with new architectural designs to make your golfing experience more enjoyable. The crown jewel of the Eagle Ridge collection, The General has breathtaking views of the tri-state area with rolling, natural Illinoian hills. From the first tee box to the final putt, you’ll be taken on a journey through this beautiful golf course.
The North Course
Since its opening in 1977, the North Course has long, winding fairways from their tee boxes and provides awe-inspiring views of Lake Galena. From the Par-3 8th hole tee box, you’ll see your ball soar over the breathtaking lake and flawlessly land on the beautiful green. You’re sure to win the match with your buddies on this newly-renovated course.
The South Course
The top-notch South Course has been consistently listed on the “Top Upscale Courses” in the nation. These beautiful links showcase a scenic wooded valley along with a calm stream and crisp and cool air. The difficult 18th hole has two small lakes lining both sides of the fairway and a small pond sitting before the green. This is one of the most luxurious Galena golf courses and brings the game to a whole new level, so bring your best game when you play.
The East Course
The 9-hole East Course is the perfect place for beginners and juniors who want to improve their golf game. These incredible links maintain a quiet atmosphere for you to take it slow and enjoy the surrounding nature of the Eagle Ridge property. This novice-focused golf club has a unique feature, FootGolf, a thrilling combination of soccer and golf. It brings a new look to the game and makes it more exciting!
The Best Lodging in Galena Is at Farmers Guest House!
We can’t wait for you to experience these golf courses and a phenomenal stay at Farmers Guest House. Our historic inn has your perfect accommodation with restored hardwood floors, stately furnishing, and unique antiques. Before heading out to your tee time, grab some of our delicious breakfast to give you the energy for that elusive hole-in-one. You’ll experience wonderful hospitality and exceptional service when you stay at Farmers Guest House.
Don’t wait to book your Drive 20 Golf Trail getaway, as the discount is only offered through Oct. 31, 2020.
We can’t wait to see you in Galena, IL, this year