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Galena romantic getaways at Cloran Mansion - an Illinois Bed & Breakfast


Ryan and Dana are Engaged!

Ryan Archer had great plans for this weekend. He must have been planning the special moment during his trip from Chicago to the Cloran Mansion. How would he surprise Dana Sunga during their romantic getaway to Galena and our Bed and Breakfast. He decided to ask Dana to be his wife while enjoying the sounds of the waterfall from the pond inside the » Click here to read more

Galena is waiting…..

Leave your worries behind, drop your cares at the door and just drive.  Come to Galena!  For our guests from Madison a short 2 hour drive to getaway at our relaxing Bed and Breakfast, our visitors from Iowa experience the amazing Mississippi River, and our guests from Chicago have a beautiful drive with rolling hills and views of the changing » Click here to read more

Deadly Dinner

Are you looking for something exciting to do that is near Chicago?  Come to the Deadly Dinner at the Vineyard and experience a Murder Mystery dinner.  Guests from Chicago, Guests from Madison, and Iowa Visitors are sure to find the entertainment and delicious Fried Green Tomatoes food amazing.  Book your reservation today for the Murder Mystery » Click here to read more

An Engagement Recipe

A bit of perfection is all that you need to begin the proposal of your dreams.  William added a dash of the perfect place, a sprinkle of a perfect moment, a pinch of the perfect time mixed with the woman he loves.  William asked the magic question "Will you marry me" and Robbie said YES.  William and Roberta are our 68th engaged couple to be » Click here to read more

11th Anniversary

It’s hard to believe that 11 years ago we bought The Cloran Mansion. If I had to describe our first month it would be very simple, Scared, Broke, Amazed and today I would just say Still Amazed and absolutely no regrets. It’s been an incredible 11 years.  We were married only 2 weeks before we opened, moved from a major city to a minor » Click here to read more

Lucas and Erika Hannibal

The 95th wedding at The Cloran Mansion was a beautiful celebration. Lucas and Erika exchanged vows to one another with both the Hannibal and Larson families by their side. The happy family took pictures of the special occasion and then enjoyed a delicious dinner in the dining room. To top off the evening the couple toasted the love they » Click here to read more

Explore the Mississippi River

Take an adventure down the Mississippi River this summer while on your Galena getaway to Cloran Mansion! Cruise up and down the beautiful and scenic Mississippi River while learning about the river’s ecosystem and wildlife aboard the Mississippi Explorer Cruises. Before you board, you'll glide down Chestnut Mountain Alpine Slide, and take a scenic » Click here to read more

Take Flight in Galena, IL

The Great Galena Balloon Race returns to Galena, IL on June 15-17, 2012. Whether you can join us at Cloran Mansion that weekend, or not, we can get you aloft almost every morning and evening this summer while on your Galena getaway. The Great Galena Balloon Race features over 20 balloons and is just one of the spotlight weekends in Galena each summer » Click here to read more

Insider Tip: Visit Us Midweek

Did you know that Galena is lively and hopping all week long? You can also take advantage of great Midweek Specials at Cloran Mansion, the most romantic bed and breakfast in Galena. The arrival of summer brings increased activity to Galena, IL. We realize that sometimes you just want to get away without the crowds and spend time reconnecting with your partner. » Click here to read more

Calling all Wine Lovers

Bonggang Bonggang 2010 To All! Originally uploaded by Ronaldo F Cabuhat Galena, Illinois Wine Lover's Weekend March 26-28, 2010 Galena Wine Lovers’ Weekend is a city-wide celebration of good wine, good food and good friends. Wine lovers of all sorts are invited to enjoy fine wine, culinary delight, celebrity chefs, pampering packages and all » Click here to read more

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