Illinois’ Best Historic Bed & Breakfast Housed Prisoners For More Than A Century
The best resort town in Illinois is home to the nation’s best hotel. This jailhouse bed & breakfast in Galena belongs on your bucket list if you love charming inns and luxury. This place is the perfect blend of history, vintage decor, and modern comforts. From the fresh, locally sourced breakfasts to the multiple-room suites, this getaway is a true escape. Check it out:
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Jail Hill Inn is located at 319 Meeker St., Galena, IL 61036, and you can make reservations and learn more on its website or Facebook page. If you’ve ever been to this jailhouse bed & breakfast, we’d love to hear from you. Please share your experiences and photos with us below in the comments.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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