The town of Galena in western Illinois is named for a mineral mined by Native Americans for hundreds of years. The area was actually the location of the first major mineral rush in America, and the town is now a popular tourist destination known for its rich history and its vacation resorts. WorldMark Galena is one of the region’s top resorts, providing access to the area's best attractions with the all the comforts of home so when you rent or buy WorldMark timeshare property you’re securing prime access to this popular location.
Downtown Galena has remained relatively untouched since the bustle of the mid-19th century. It has served as the home of nine Civil War generals including Ulysses S. Grant, so it is a booming tourist location for those that love history and a great reason to check on WorldMark Galena timeshares for sale.
WorldMark Galena Accommodation and Amenities
The WorldMark Galena resort places guests in the heart of one of the most historically-rich destinations in the Midwest. It is ideally located near some of the most exciting attractions in the area, but the resort itself is a warm and welcoming place with one and two-bedroom units that become your vacation home-away-from-home. The amenities lift each unit beyond the level of just a simple hotel room, with amenities in each unit including:
- High-Speed Internet
- Air Conditioning
- Cable TV
- DVD Players
- Stereos/CD Players
- Gas Barbecues
- Gas Fireplaces
- Washers and Dryers
- Irons and Ironing Boards
- Murphy Beds
- Jetted Tubs
There are also many amenities around the resort for each guest's entertainment and comfort. These include:
- Indoor Swimming Pool
- Indoor Hot Tub
- Fitness Center
- Basketball Court
- Arcade Room
- Movie Rentals
- Shared Computer with Internet
- Barbecue Area
- Laundry Facility
Local Attractions in the Galena Area
There are various attractions and popular sites located around this historic area:
- Apple River Fort State Historic Site
- Belvedere Mansion
- Boone’s Place
- Dowling House
- Galena Cellars Winery
- Galena/Jo Daviess County History Museum
- Galena Trolley Tours
- Ulysses S. Grant Home
- Vinegar Hill Lead Mine
There are also numerous activities for visitors to take part in such as:
- Horseback Riding at Shenandoah Riding Center
- Skiing at Chestnut Mountain
- Golfing at Eagle Ridge Resort and Woodbine Bend
- Balloon Racing
In addition to sites and activities, there are many events and festivals that take place throughout the year including Civil War re-enactments, the Taste of Galena wine festival and Night of the Luminaria holiday festival.
WorldMark Galena Timeshares
Galena is so popular that many Chicago residents even own homes here. To beat the tourist crowds, it would be wise to buy WorldMark Galena timeshare property to have guaranteed access to the area during the peak vacation periods. To save on your Galena property, consider buying through the resale market. This also allows owners to sell WorldMark Galena timeshare units when they decide to transition out of timeshare, and buyers gain access to coveted vacation property without paying full price.
Many property owners sell WorldMark Galena timeshare, allowing knowledgeable buyers to get a better deal. Savvy travelers that take advantage of the resale market can buy WorldMark Galena timeshare units to save money and enjoy a prime historic region in the Midwest at the same time. Owners can even rent WorldMark Galena timeshare slots to earn income when not in use.
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