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Sparks, Nevada
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Our stay would of been perfect and rated excellent if it wasn't for their policy on children. I didn't want to give a poor rating as Peter and Barbara were gracious and kind. We were told that breakfast would be at 9:00 and served "family style". We've stayed at many B&B's all over the country and family style is where...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Although the home may look quite similar to other B & B's I've stayed at, the hosts, Peter and Barb, certainly are not! Instead of feeling a like an intruder, you are welcomed merrily, entertained with Peter's magic (quite impressive!!) and it feels like you're catching up with a friend you haven't seen for a long time. The one breakfast...

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Pacifica, California
Reviewed 14 April 2015

If you are going to be in the Grass Valley/Nevada City area for a short or long stay, do not miss staying at the Elam Biggs Bed and Breakfast house. Built in 1892, the owners, Peter and Barb, have lovingly restored this historic home to all its original splendor . Breakfasts are not to be missed as Peter turns out...

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1Thank AlicePacifica
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 30 July 2014

I hesitate to add to the ratings because its always good to keep things a secret. But, this place has to be praised. If you are in the area forget staying anywhere else. The value and the experience were one of the best weeks we ever had.

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Fresno, California, United States
Reviewed 18 July 2014

This is a great place to stay when visiting the Gold Country of California. The prices are reasonable, the food is good and the rooms are very comfortable. Good restaurants are aplenty, nearby.There is a nice yard to sit in and enjoy the evening air. Unfortunately, it was quite warm when we were there, so we weren't able to enjoy...

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2Thank Robert W
Santa Clarita, California, United States
Reviewed 4 December 2013

I have stayed at this B & B numerous times in the past and ALWAYs look forward for another visit. The rooms are very comfy with privacy. Several types of rooms to fit your taste. Peter and Barbara are fantastic and always stirive to make our stay much better than the last. The outside porch, patio and lawn make a...

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3Thank Danielle Q
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 7 September 2013

My wife and I just spent 2 glorious days at this lovely inn in Grass Valley. Having spent the past two days in equally nice B and Bs in Nevada City, our expectations were rather high. Peter delivered and then some. He is a wealth of knowledge about the area, a warm and gracious person that readily welcomed us into...

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Lincoln, California
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Elam Biggs is such a beautiful & well maintained Victorian with lots of charm that is reasonably priced, within walking distance to the main town, off street parking & lets not forget the wonderful hosts. They had a cookie jar with yummy sugar cookies and each cookie had an Victorian stamped on it before it was baked. Everything is unique...

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Thank Dorene B
Reviewed 3 August 2013

We enjoyed our one-night stay at the Elam Biggs Bed and Breakfast Inn for the following reasons: friendly owners, a delicious breakfast, reasonable prices, a clean and roomy bedroom and bathroom, the lavender soap, a lovely yard and front porch, its proximity to town, off-street parking, lovely decorations and antiques, access to the refrigerator and beverages, the innkeepers' unpretentiousness, and...

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Pacific Palisades, California, United States
Reviewed 25 September 2012

First, I want to add that we had booked a room at a different B&B, which was sold 3 days before our arrival. That owner made arrangements with Elam Biggs. The place is beautiful, just what you'd expect from an old Victorian. Stuffed to the gills with antiquey things. We had the front room which had a large bed, great...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

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Address: 220 Colfax Ave, Grass Valley, CA 95945-6844
Region: United States > California > Grass Valley
Number of rooms: 4
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“Loved all the rooms. 3rd story so sweet but scary stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles GingeeBattleBorn, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We really liked the Empire Room. Its a bit larger and has lots if windows.”
 of 5 bubbles EhrDesign, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Empire Room was the largest and had a nice view of the backyard”
 of 5 bubbles sherrieseg, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The Empire Room is the largest and only room with a King-sized bed.”
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 of 5 bubbles 699elisem, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The Empire room is the one with the King bed if that is important to you. Each of the 4 bedrooms has its own bathroom -- unusual in a B&B home.”
 of 5 bubbles AlicePacifica, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
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