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Hawk Valley Retreat & Cottages
2752 West Cording Rd.
Galena, IL 61036
Phone: +1--815-777-4100

Wendy and Hal Gilpin


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You are invited to try your luck fishing at our pond.  Enjoy the serenity of Hawk Valley Retreat while relaxing on the deck and watching the birds at the feeders, take a walk on the property.
Hummingbirds arrive in May and stay through the summer.  They are just one of the many varieties of birds you will see while visiting Hawk Valley Retreat.Hawk Valley Retreat & Cottages features ten secluded acres, a fishing pond, walking trail, and gardens. On-site massage and romantic dinner packages are available. Relaxed and quite setting; unsurpassed hospitality.  Birdwatching and stargazing paradise.
View of cottages from across the pond.View from the porch of the Somerset cottage.
The Woodlands Room in the house.The Garden Room in the house
Enjoy breakfast each morning in our dining room.The Hillside Studio Cottage
The Somerset CottageThe Meadows Room in the house.
The Somerset Cottage bedroomThe one bedroom Somerset Cottage.