We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Worldmark Galena

Show Prices
#8 of 11 Hotels in Galena
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersSilver level
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Worldmark Galena
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 88: English reviews
Start your review of Worldmark Galena
 Click to rate
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment I arrived, the staff was amazing! Both Courtney and Sandy were great! The 1 bedroom condo looked just like the pictures. All amenities advertised were included (fireplace, w/d, whirlpool jacuzzi, etc.) Even down to providing stemware, flatware, and seasonings! A quick 15 minute drive from downtown Galena, where there are cute shops and restaurants. Quiet and serene....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank adiatc
Lynwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Glenda is a beautiful area. Staff extremely helpful.We had a two bedroom unit. It was very nice. Had housekeeping come and clean the shower because it was not cleaned to my standards. Someone came immediately and cleaned it again. The carpet was not vacuum properly but I decided to vacuum it myself. The master's bedroom mattress was too soft for...

Review collected in partnership with Armed Forces Vacation Club
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rosetta W
Management response:

Thank you for letting us know about your stay with us. Our apologies that the unit was not initially cleaned to an adequete degree. We appreciate your feedback in order to provide future enhancements for our guests. Come and see us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice quiet location. The staff was very friendly and helpful with questions about the area. The rooms were very clean and modern. No restaurant on site but close enough to town where there are many good choices.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jason M
Management response:

Thank you, Jason for the kind words. We will share these with our staff. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and appreciate that you took the time to share your experience with us. We hope you come back to visit us soon.

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We travel often and have been here many times. It's like a home away from home... we know how clean and well maintained it is and what to expect and they never let us down. Are owners of worldmark and this is better than a hotel!!!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank lori f
Heather W, Owner Care at Worldmark Galena, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing WorldMark by Wyndham's Galena Resort! We are delighted for your enjoyment of the resort and staff. Galena truly offers a myriad of activities from historic tours or various outdoor activities. Hope you have experienced P.T. Murphy's Magic. Best wishes.

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

2 reservations were made and they put us close by each other. As owners we enjoyed the lay back ambience of the resort. Studio rooms are very cute, perfect for even four adults when they murphy bed is up. We enjoyed the hot tub, Murphy bed, small kitchen, and the grill. For a full 3 days we at in for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jason K
Karen G, Owner Care at Worldmark Galena, responded to this review

Hi Jason, Thank you so much for sharing your New Year's Eve with us! We're glad that the unit met your needs, and that you felt like part of our family. Also, thank you for the feedback about the early phone call. We'll address this issue, since we know that guests want to relax on their vacation. We hope you...

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Generous 3 star rating. A week in Galena, Illinois - booked a special getaway with my wife. Studio apts here are a notch better than dorm rooms; $100 a night is NOT a bargain. Postage-stamp-sized Murphy Bed, confusing WIFI, minimal amenities, etc. You can see the toilet directly from the couch. No food or lounge. 6+ miles from Galena. There's...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Thronetogether
Des Moines,
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We have stayed at this hotel twice, once in October 2014 during the fall and the beginning of December 2016. The first time we stayed our room smelled a bit like pancake syrup which was a bit disappointing but the property has a nice location, great staff and great rooms and we came back anyway. First, the hotel is about...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JennJann
Karen G, Owner Care at Worldmark Galena, responded to this review

I'm so happy that you gave us a second chance after your disappointing first stay. We're very glad that you enjoyed the lobby with the fireplace and the decorations, and that the hot tub lived up to your expectations. We hope to see you again, and that you and your family have a safe and happy New Year! Warm regards,

Winona, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We were guests of another couple in a two bedroom suite. Our bedroom held two very comfortable twin beds and a night stand. There was a double sided fireplace between our room and the living room. The kitchen was well equipped and the living room furniture was comfortable. Our only issue was with the lights in the second bedroom. There...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sandy D
Karen G, Owner Care at Worldmark Galena, responded to this review

Hello Sandy, Thank you for this great feedback about the lights in the second bedroom. This is something we can look into to see if we can make it more convenient for guests. We're very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please let us know if there are opportunities to make your stay better in the future. We...

Shumway, Illinois
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We enjoyed the stay. Room was clean and well laid out. Staff was very courteous. Only downside was room above had children running, to be expected of small ones, but adults footsteps were loud too, plus vacuumingr several times per day was a bit distracting. Couldn't hear a peep next door but sounds above were very loud.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank sueshelly
Karen G, Owner Care at Worldmark Galena, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. I'm glad you were able to enjoy your stay despite the noise from the unit about you. In the future, if there is an issue during your stay, I would encourage you to speak with our resort staff. We want all of our guests to be able to relax and enjoy the...

Wausau, Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a long business weekend. Rented a studio with a Murphy bed. Very convenient for eating and shopping in Galena. Will book again in the future. Only drawback was the mattress was too firm for my liking

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mary K
Karen G, Owner Care at Worldmark Galena, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We're happy that you had time to enjoy going into Galena. We hope you come back to visit us soon. Warm regards,

116 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (88)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Viewed
Room/Suite (24)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (39)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (28)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (10)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Galena hotels
12.9 km away
Ramada Galena Hotel and Day Spa
12.7 km away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Galena IL
11.4 km away
Stoney Creek Inn
Stoney Creek Inn
#2 of 11 in Galena
808 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.8 km away
BEST WESTERN Designer Inn & Suites
0.0 km away
Longhollow Point Inn
Longhollow Point Inn
#11 of 11 in Galena
21 reviews
3.9 km away
Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Worldmark Galena

Address: 5129 West Longhollow Road, Galena, IL 61036
Region: United States > Illinois > Galena
Price Range: RM431 - RM697 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Worldmark Galena 3*
Number of rooms: 69
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with TravelClick and Booking.com so you can book your Worldmark Galena reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Worldmark Galena Hotel Galena
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Galena
#7 Romantic Hotel in Galena
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Worldmark Galena staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question
Bridgeview, Illinois
Onslow, Iowa
4 months ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Worldmark Galena staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“3rd floor with deck”
 of 5 bubbles adiatc, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a 1 or 2 bedroom”
 of 5 bubbles Thronetogether, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Request room not facing parking lot”
 of 5 bubbles JennJann, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor easy access to recycle near front desk”
 of 5 bubbles sueshelly, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you can get a room facing the back of the hotel your balcony is pretty much private.”
  • With bed up
  • Murphy bed was surprisingly comfortable
  • Balcony is pretty much private.
  • Best view possible. Pretty much private.
 of 5 bubbles tariqe373, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5