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The Magnolia Plantation Bed and Breakfast Inn

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This house and property is amazing, what the owners have done with place is simply a site to see. Very hospitable and the stories of this gem were interesting and informative about the area. This is what a bed and breakfast should be all the modern tech (if you need it) and the coziness of old world living if you...

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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is the most amazing hidden GEM! The staff would bend over backwards to make your stay the most amazing experience you have ever had! A five star resort would NOT have been better! To top it off like a cherry on your sundae you can take your 4 legged family members! Our dogs thought they were on a very...

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Hobe Sound, Florida
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Headed through Gainseville on a business trip. The hotel/motel selections were limited and it was a pleasure to find a historic district in Gainesville with a good number of Bed and Breakfast to choose from. Magnolia Plantation is a 5 acre assembly of the Historic Baird House CIRCA 1885 and seperate cottages. It was purchased and restored in 1990 by...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The Magnolia Plantation grand Victorian main house is lovely, with the old photographs and memorabilia enhancing its allure. The cottages are quaint and comfortable, with each having a different name and character. The daily breakfast is chef-quality and varies each morning. The evening wine and snack offering is a nice treat. The historic accommodations are roomy, clean and comfortable. The...

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stopped for the night with my dog just in time for a warm welcome and offers of wine. Can't beat the classic bed and breakfast experience. Will stay again for sure. Stayed in the stand alone house two bed room.

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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We stay here whenever we visit Gainesville. It's quiet, relaxing, shaded and peaceful. It feels like home. We like the pet friendly cottages though we often don't bring our dogs. It's nice to have the option and the privacy is wonderful. Breakfast is always exceptional!

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Spent a weekend here, pics do not do it justice! We brought our bikes and biked to restaurants and bars, only few blocks away. Stayed at Jessica's cottage, great private courtyard and mini house. Super dog friendly, great place for a weekend getaway! Cindy and Joe were great host.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 31 May 2016

My family was up visiting for my cousin's wedding and I always travel with my 2 little dogs. They were very accommodating. Several of us booked different cottages and they were all amazing, clean, and comfy! We thoroughly enjoyed our nights rocking on the porch and my dogs hung out with us the whole time. Great place and extremely friendly...

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Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Magnolia Plantation is a complex of the main Inn (shown in the photos) and 5 other buildings collected over time, located on "Bed & Breakfast Row" in Gainesville. The owners, Joe and Cindy, and their dog Abbey (a very handsome collie) are friendly, interesting and unpretentious. The property is nearly buried in trees, shaded, with water features everywhere: the sound...

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 19 May 2016

What a perfect place to bring your dog. My dogs give it the highest five woof rating. All the cabins are pet friendly. They're comfortable, clean and have kitchens. They're situated in lovely grounds with shade trees, flowers and plants. Joe and Cindy are great hosts. Their dog, Abbey, a gentle and friendly collie, greets you each morning as you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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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)
Magnolia Plantation is a 5 room Inn with 7 private Cottages all located on almost 2 acres of landscaped gardens with pond, waterfall and water features throughout the property. Breakfast is served in the morning and snacks and beverages are served in the evening. Walking distance to historic downtown. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Magnolia Plantation Bed and Breakfast Inn

Address: 309 SE 7th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6831
Region: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: RM424 - RM1,451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Magnolia Plantation Bed and Breakfast Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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