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Janssen Park Place B&B

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Denton, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jolynn and John are great hosts! We stayed in their cabin and look forward to the opportunity to stay there again. Well maintained and comfortable in a quiet location - we didn't mind the trains. We enjoyed our time with Jolynn & John.

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the "Splendid" review. We would love to have you stay with us again. Our breakfast chats are the best part of the B&B business. Regards, Jolynn

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique place to stay. Large, clean rooms, quiet location, friendly hosts, outstanding breakfast, fridge and microwave available. There is a large park across the street, good for exercise. Some noise from passing trains.

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Dear hfe47, Thank you for writing a review for Janssen Park Place. I agree with all of your comments and I must admit I am very intrigued with your identity. Too many guests lately for me to make an accurate guess. I guess I will have to wait until you return. Jolynn

Granbury, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centrally located in Mena, across street from Janssen park. Very nice place. Hosts were more than hospitable. Nice clean room. Very nice breakfasts. We will stay there again. Be sure to make friends with Cool , the poodle.

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Dear Boyntonhaus, I was going to make that plural but had no idea how. Since Granbury is one of our favorite places we will have to trade spots sometime. Cool is still sweet, but looks somewhat strange. I have taken the role of dog groomer in my spare time. Hope to see you guys again soon. Thanks for writing a...

Troy, Tennessee
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The Janssen Park Place B&B was so much more than we expected! John and Jolynn were so gracious and welcoming. Their B&B is beautifully decorated and the food was delicious. This special home was a little piece of heaven for our family during a very difficult time. I would highly recommend Janssen Park Place and hope to stay again soon.

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Dear SMS, What an amazing family! We were delighted to get to accommodate all of you. We also liked getting to know Joe's family. Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us. Regards, Jolynn

Howell, Michigan
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We stayed there this past weekend, super nice setting across the street from a beautiful park that's right in town. Our hosts were incredible, they are very nice people that have a really great Bed and Breakfast...I highly recommend it.

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

kmcorcoran, Thank you for writing a review for us. Hopefully you come back sometime and we can give you the full experience. Jolynn

Reviewed 22 March 2017

My siblings and I were in Mena for a funeral and we stayed at the Rectory. We felt completely comfortable in this house. Located right in the heart of Mena with a beautiful park near by. Beautifully decorated and comfortable and had everything you could possibly need. John and Jolynn Vacca (the owners) are wonderfully kind people. It is a...

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Catherine, We were very happy to provide shelter for your family during a very sad time. I'm glad we met and hope to see you again when you come to Mena to visit Joe. Thank you for taking time to write a review for Janssen Park Place. Jolynn

Mena, Arkansas
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My wife and I have stayed in the Fort Worth cottage on two different occasions. Once you find a great place to stay, why chance another location. The hosts have been personable, knowledgeable, and awesome cooks. We'll be back for sure.

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Dear Phmarti73, That was quick! You barely had time to get home and unpack and you are taking time to give us a review. We really enjoyed visiting with you and look forward to meeting more of the family. We can make it a double dutch baby visit! Thanks for spending time with us and for writing a review. Jolynn

Lake Charles, Louisiana
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My husband planned a weekend getaway for a much needed break from planning our daughter's wedding and attending wedding events. Mesa, AR was a place neither one of us had ever visited. We stayed at the Janssen B &B and loved the accommodations and food and most of all the owners. The breakfast was delicious and we look forward to...

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Lee, Thank you for the great review. We enjoyed visiting with both of you. I'm glad we made your list of favorites because that means we will see you again sometime. BTW, I have tried to resurrect the missing email regarding nog recipe. It shows 'sent' but I can't retrieve it. That makes me think the issue is with our...

Tishomingo, Oklahoma
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Excellent property!!! From the booking process to the checking out process, it is a great place to stay. We couldn't stay upstairs in the main house because of a physical ability restraint in one of our couples, so they accommodated us in The Rectory (an off property house). What a neat place. The food was great. And, Cool, their red...

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We are glad you liked the accommodations and the poodle entertainment at breakfast. He still is NOT supposed to be in the dining room while people are eating, but we are glad you didn't mind that he forgot his manners. Thanks for staying with us and we hope to see you again soon. Jolynn (not the...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Charming owners were helpful with sightseeing directions and shopping. They served an awesome gourmet breakfast and helped with recommendations for restaurants for dinner. Mena is a small, quaint town of 5000 people, the end of the popular Talimena trail.

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JVacca, Owner at Janssen Park Place B&B, responded to this review

Dear 555daleh, I loved your picture of our place. I would like to post it on your website with your permission. Thank you for taking time to write the review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. Jolynn Vacca

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Janssen Park Place B&B is a turn of the century Victorian style home. It was built in 1907 by a Kansas City, Pittsburgh and Southern Railroad conductor. This handsome two story home was built for the slower pace of the early 20th century. The porch faces Mena's Janssen Park that hosts numerous events and festivals through out the year. We serve a full breakfast and John Vacca,your cook,is ServSafe Certified by the National Restaurant Association. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Janssen Park Place B&B

Address: 511 9th St, Mena, AR 71953-3243
Region: United States > Arkansas > Mena
Price Range: RM592 - RM700 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Janssen Park Place B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The cabin is a special treat!!”
15John15, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had family in all the rooms. Very peaceful and quiet.”
sms81055, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The cottage is more of a private stay.”
phmarti73, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are two lovely rooms in the main house and a delightful private cottage.”
jamesmT4626CI, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Fort Worth Cottage was awesome.”
Y4897ADryanw, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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