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.

Healing Touch of Galena

270 Thunder Bay Rd, Galena, IL 61036-8532
+1 815-777-4128
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Bachelorette weekend

Gerald gave nine great massages today for my daughter’s bachelorette weekend! We all felt very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deb O
via mobile
Relaxed

Was looking for a massage or in my area. And I found a wonderful one. Feel more relaxed than I have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tammy F
,
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Read all 97 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Neck, shoulders and low back are my are my greatest areas of expertise. I feel privileged to have done massage work at every Spa in Galena as well as the local Hospital. I will travel to you anywhere in the Galena, Jo Daviess County area or come to my office/home in the Galena Territory.Schedule an appointment ANYTIME of day or ANY DAY or HOUR of the week. Whether you are looking for a great relaxing massage,deep tissue,sports or prenatal massage, it's the same reasonable price.Visit my website for testimonials and pricing. I have performed thousands of getaway weekend massages for couples as well as group re-unions.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
270 Thunder Bay Rd, Galena, IL 61036-8532
CONTACT
Website
+1 815-777-4128
Write a ReviewReviews (97)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"great massage"
in 12 reviews
"massage therapist"
in 7 reviews
"girls weekend"
in 8 reviews
"bachelorette party"
in 6 reviews
"rental home"
in 3 reviews
"rental house"
in 3 reviews
"neck pain"
in 2 reviews
"highly recommend to anyone"
in 2 reviews
"felt amazing"
in 2 reviews
"bed and breakfast"
in 4 reviews
"couples massage"
in 5 reviews
"hour massage"
in 2 reviews
"spa experience"
in 2 reviews
"wealth of knowledge"
in 2 reviews
"relaxing atmosphere"
in 2 reviews
"great personality"
in 2 reviews
"a wonderful job"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gerald gave nine great massages today for my daughter’s bachelorette weekend! We all felt very relaxed and great afterward!

Thank Deb O
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was looking for a massage or in my area. And I found a wonderful one. Feel more relaxed than I have ever had with the new massage in the past. My back is it swelled and I’m not cringing when I’m walking. Like others had...More

Thank Tammy F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tammy, thanks for the kind words and the time you took to write them. I'm am so pleased with the way you feel and I'm looking forward to our next appointment together. Gerald

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I set up massages for my family on our weekend trip to Galena. Gerald was vey flexible and accommodating and truly made you feel comfortable and like you were his only client. He came to our rental home and felt like one of the family....More

Thank Jennifer W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jennifer, thanks for taking the time to review me with such kind words. It was a delight to meet and serve your family and friends.I am looking forward to your next visit to Galena! What fun!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed March 12, 2018

On a last minute trip to the Galena area I messages Gerald about getting a massage for my husband and myself after finding him on the web. He responded quickly and was very flexible scheduling on such short notice. He came to our rental on...More

Thank Renae G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

Renae, Thanks so much for your kind words and the time you took to deliver them. Yes, I do work alone. Can you imagine how difficult it would be to arrange another therapist to start a massage with me at 9:00PM :-) ? I try...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Great massage, very relaxing. Gerald came to our hotel room making it convenient for us. Very friendly and made us feel comfortable!

Thank slvp67
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words. You both were the highlight of my week. I wish you all the joy and happiness in your marriage and look forward to providing your first anniversary even if I have to travel to Maui.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Gerald Moore of Healing Touch does a wonderful job at providing the full experience of a relaxing massage. On our "Girl's Get Away Weekend" five of us had massages, and all of us were delighted. We recommend Gerald highly!

Thank laurajm0nahan
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Laura, Thanks for taking the time to give me such a lovely shout out regarding my services..I enjoyed meeting your family of ladies. And I look forward to meeting you again in your Galena home.What fun.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Gerald was amazing! We had Gerald come to our room during a 'girls get-away' and it was a great decision on our part! He more than accommodating to our schedule and provided a wonderfully relaxing atmosphere and a great massage! I would highly recommend Gerald!...More

Thank Julie0586
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2018

Julie, What a great way to start 2018's year with your kind word's. It's a lovely way to start my 18th year in massage. I enjoyed meeting both you and Bonnie and look forward to when next we meet.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Over our 4th of July visit to Galena, we had the great fortune of being recommended to an outstanding massage therapist, Gerald Moore of Healing Touch of Galena. Gerald did our massages at our friend's home where we were staying. Gerald was so friendly, spending...More

Thank Deborah R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Debbie, what a quality review! Thanks so much for devoting so much time and effort to this kind passage. I really enjoy massage and am dedicated to try and give the best massage I can give. Making people comfortable about who I am and what...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 24, 2017

As returning clients, we set up another back-to-back couples appointment for 2 one-hour massages and were highly satisfied. Tension relieved, sore areas massaged away and in a very relaxing manner. Gerald provides outstanding services. His willingness to come to you and conduct the massages at...More

Thank JCgolf9
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2017

It was great to connect with you and your lovely wife again. And bless you for taking the time and effort for this kind review. I smile at the thought of your French Bull dog puppy eye-balling me throughout both massages. Thanks so much for...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Gerald was absolutely wonderful! He was a great communicator when we were setting up our massages and even switched our appointment to a day earlier when our schedule got messed up. He was prompt and prepared for our two 60 minute massages. My wife mentioned...More

Thank Michael S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Gerald M, Owner at Healing Touch of Galena, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2017

Thanks so much for the time and effort it took to produce this quality shout out on Tripadvisor. I love performing massage and meeting you on your honeymoon celebration was all the more positive. I am looking forward to your First Anniversary return. Best wishes...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Galena
Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa
2,127 reviews
1.56 km away
Longhollow Point Inn
23 reviews
4.26 km away
Worldmark Galena
102 reviews
4.26 km away
Grant Hills Motel
89 reviews
4.58 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Otto's Place
845 reviews
6.27 km away
Fritz and Frites
600 reviews
6.17 km away
Little Tokyo
224 reviews
6.19 km away
Fried Green Tomatoes
1,547 reviews
6.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Thunderbay Falls
44 reviews
1.37 km away
Galena On The Fly
68 reviews
1.56 km away
Eagle Ridge Resort
77 reviews
1.55 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Healing Touch of Galena staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor