Where to Stay

A convenient spot to begin or end a vacation weekend or holiday

You will find a variety of places to stay in the Elizabeth area from hotels, quaint B&B’s and vacation rentals. See below the listing of lodging options.

Almost Heaven Rentals

We offer vacation rental homes on the galena territory ranging in size from 3 bedrooms to 5 bedrooms to suit your groups needs.

151 E. Poplar Dr.
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(815) 776-0773


Contact: Emily Nicolin

Arrowhead Treehouse

Arrowhead Treehouse is the perfect family, friends, or couples getaway!  The treehouse is around 600 sq. ft (including loft), with heat, air, and water year round.  It sleeps 6+ comfortably including a private room.  Also available is a stream for fishing, campfire, and just plain, good outdoor fun.    

440 S Grebner Rd.
Elizabeth, IL 61028



Contact: Michael Dittmar

Hells Branch Cabin

Hell’s Branch Cabin located on Dittmar Farms & Orchard near Elizabeth, Illinois is your quiet getaway for every season! This multi level cabin sleeps eight comfortably and includes three bedrooms, a loft, two bathrooms, a full kitchen, laundry room, internet and a media room as well as a four season porch. Enjoy walking in the woods, breathing the fresh air, watching the night sky, sitting by the fire and observing the abundant wildlife all year long!

256 S Grebner Rd.
Elizabeth, IL 61028



Contact: Mike Dittmar

Homestead Hideaway

Set on a beautiful seven acres of wooded hillside, Homestead Hideaway offers you a unique opportunity to rest & relax within a peaceful setting. Located just 15 Miles from Galena,Illinois, our cabins in the woods can be your home away from home while you enjoy Galena, Chestnut Mountain, hiking, wineries, and Jo Daviess County When you stay at Homestead Hideaway, you can simply relax in our cozy rustic cabins, or get out and enjoy everything the area has to offer. Find us on Vrbo & AirB&B.

344 E Menzemer Rd
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(815) 858-5191

Contact: Danesa

Marcotte’s Family Motel

We are a wonderful family owned motel in beautiful JoDaviess County, IL. Marcotte's is located 2 1/2 miles east of Elizabeth on Highway 20, about 15 to 20 minutes East of Galena. We're all about giving our guests the best motel experience ever!

2156 US Hwy 20 East
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(815) 858-2217


The Country Experience

The Country Experience began as a summer sleepaway camp, and that continues to be our primary focus. Along the way, TCE has also become a destination for school groups and teachers looking to put hands-on learning into practice, a spot for families to get away and relax, and home to really good wood-fired pizza. Experience life on a farm with your family and friends at The Country Experience Family Farm.  Enjoy 34 acres dotted with cozy cabins and tents, a century-old barn, modern bathrooms and showers, lush pastures, shaded hammocks, and a fishing pond–all alongside our friendly goats, pigs, sheep, cows, donkeys, chickens, and rabbits!

115 Wind Mill Rd.
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(312) 852-7400


The Three Elizabeths Guest House

The Three Elizabeth's Guest House features 3 classically styled guest rooms, each with their own bath, and a public gathering space available for rent.

122 E Poplar Dr
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(815) 930-0009
(815) 990-8618


Contact: Cheryl Rife

The View Motel

Large, clean, comfortable rooms with queen size beds; only five minutes from Eagle Ridge, ten minutes from Galena; reasonable rates-starting at $74.

2500 US 20 West
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(815) 858-2205


Contact: Andy & Joyce

Vel Terra Campground

Nestled in one of the most beautiful areas of Northwestern Illinois - Jo Daviess County - Vel Terra Campground is a peaceful and quaint campground surrounded by rolling hills and abundant wildlife. Take in tranquil sunsets and stargazing around the campfire for a relaxing evening. Whether camping in a tent or looking for an RV site. Vel Terra Campground is the ideal home away from home to explore all the Tri-State area has to offer.

1478 S. Vel Terra Rd.
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(815) 858-3866


Contact: Jeff Beals