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Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

I'm not a fan of b&b so my boyfriend and I only planned to stay one night and go to a hotel the next night. Well the hostess was really sweet. Sshe conversed with us and told us about the sights. Unlike some b&bs she didn't stay to talk forever. Just pleasant hospitality. She left treats out at night like... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

Kim and Craig are wonderful, very friendly. I normally do not eat breakfast but the food there was too good to pass up. The rooms are quaint. Each room has its own theme. The Inn is easy to find if you follow the directions from their website. Shopping close by and only 20 minutes from Indianapolis makes this B&B the... More 

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Fort Knox, Kentucky
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Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

My fiancé and I spent 2 nights there. As other guests stated Kim and her family made us feel like we were old friends. The breakfast was awesome and made from scratch as other guests put in there reviews. The atmosphere at the Ashley -Drake B&B is perfect for a getaway weekend from the everyday life. We will come back... More 

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Kent, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Beautiful place Wonderful hosts Excellent location Delicious breakfast The gardens and setting are all so romantic Do not miss the antique shops in the area! It was a short trip that left us thinking for a longer one

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Carmel, Indiana
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Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

Julie and I lucked into a cancelation this past weekend and couldn't have been more pleased and satisfied with our weekend at the Ashley Drake! We arrived as guests and left feeling like old friends. Even the other guests we met made us feel welcome and at home. Where else can you have a cooked to order breakfast and spend... More 

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Jasper, Indiana
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Reviewed 18 July 2014

I grew up in Franklin. Moved away my senior year of high school. I have been gone from the area 30 years now but still have many friends in the area. Also Nashville IN is close, (just 35 min.), so I also stay at the Ashley-Drake Historic Inn Garden when I want to shop there. Greenwood and Edinburgh are close... More 

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Markleville, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 31 December 2013

Smiles and great conversation await at the Ashley Drake Inn! We were made to feel at home from the time we pulled into the parking lot. Kim and Craig are great hosts...rooms are excellent...loved the old, wooden floors throughout! The Heritage Room was affordable, and very nicely decorated...first impression was, 'I'd like to come back to this place again!' Attention... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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Reviewed 10 November 2013

We were needing a quiet, family friendly place. This was perfect! We found a "treat bag" in our room, the children where given some special "treats" also. The rooms were comfortable and nicely decorated. The breakfast was very good, though if you prefer small breakfasts, be sure to mention that! Otherwise you will have too much food. Kim has a... More 

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New Albany, Indiana
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Reviewed 24 September 2013

First time at a Bed and Breakfast and I must say it was great. The house was beautiful and the rooms were historic. Kim was so nice and hospitable and made you feel right at home. I loved staying there and I will be back.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

What a great place to be. The house was breathtaking with all its history and well decorated. Top notch hospitality could have not asked for better. It exceeded my expectations by far. I truly enjoyed my stay and will be back.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1897 Victorian Queen Anne Bed and Breakfast. Four large bedrooms each with their own adjoining bathroom. Full made-to-order breakfast with each night stay. Late 19th and early 20th century antiques. Beautifully landscaped gardens, fountains and ponds. Plenty of sitting areas inside and out. Located in historic downtown with antique, specialty shop and eateries. City park and walking path outside the back gate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashley-Drake Historic Inn and Gardens

Address: 668 E Jefferson St, Franklin, IN 46131-2519
Region: United States > Indiana > Franklin
Price Range: RM335 - RM424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The Liberty room is the only room on the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles Y7944KDjamesw, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“I was thankful the Heritage room had a pull out sofa for my daughter to join us! Very nice!”
 of 5 bubbles moma_lisa, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent The rooms on the street side are not noisy either”
 of 5 bubbles mihrimahp, 20 Oct 2014 | Read review
“I think I've slept in all the upstairs rooms and they are all wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles MissH10, 18 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The Heritage Room is the most spacious room...excellent choice! Located upstairs...”
 of 5 bubbles B2218SGstevem, 31 Dec 2013 | Read review
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