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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We were two couples, and could not have enjoyed the Cothren House more. We appreciated especially things like the k-cups being supplied for the coffee maker, the easy availability of the manager to top off the supply of bath soap when needed, and the overall welcoming atmosphere of the place. When we had dinner at one of the restaurants in...

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2Thank Morris F
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

This cottage provided a great location and a cozy, comfortable stay. It is about a 5-10 minute walk (with some hills!) to town. Everyone was extremely friendly and the town had great restaurants as well as a nightlife. We will definitely be coming back!

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1Thank MKhitstheroad
chicago illinois
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We spent memorial weekend at the cabin, and loved it. Very charming and romantic. Was everything we read about, Very nice, cozy, romantic, charming. Just loved it. The stairs took sometime getting use too but we managed and had a great time. Loved mineral point the people their were all so nice, can't wait to visit again some day. Cothren...

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2Thank bbshffrchicago
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Reviewed 8 December 2014

I totally agree with Kate A.'s review. This is a nice spot for a girl's get-away. Comfortable sitting room for chatting and catching up. There were no coffee cups or glasses in the cottage, we had brought our own so that wasn't a problem; if we had asked, the owners would most likely have supplied what we needed.

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Thank Emme M
Illinois
Reviewed 15 September 2014

The Cothren Cottage is the perfect get-away for a couple. When we arrived we were greeted on the front porch by the sweetest little gray cat. That really added to the charm! The cabin is very well maintained and clean. It's great that the owners have been able to add modern amenities without taking away from the authentic charm. The...

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2Thank CKAY123
Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We were glad we selected the 179 year old Cothren Cabin for our stay in historic Mineral Point and a visit to Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin. The place is very quiet, incredibly unique, and full of charm. It's authentic, yet with modern amenities, like central heat and air. 'Loved the walk-in fireplace with a window and a warming seat. Watch...

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CothrenHouse, Owner at Cothren House, responded to this review

Thanks for the review - and for posting your wonderful pictures. I needed a better picture of the stairway and I like the way you captured the window in the fireplace. Thanks again! Lisa

Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed 21 July 2014

The Cothren Cottage is the perfect get-away for a couple, small family or, as we did, a gal's weekend away from the husbands. Two bedrooms, a living room and bath, it is charmingly decorated to be comfy but not fou-fou. It has a truly great shower, coffee-maker, microwave, fridge, wireless internet and TV. Cozy and peaceful, it was totally quiet...

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3Thank Kate A
CothrenHouse, Owner at Cothren House, responded to this review

Kate - Thank you for your very kind review. It was a pleasure meeting you both. Hope you are able to return soon. - Lisa

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 10 March 2014

My wife Susan and I have stayed in the Cothren Cabin 2 or 3 times and in the upstairs High Street Suites this year. They are all delightful. The cabin is old, warm and sweet. We rented it in winter, right after New Years Eve and enjoyed sitting, reading and just being together. Yes it has a steep stairway. This...

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2Thank docloch
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 20 October 2013

We were in awe as we walked into the Cothren Cabin; staying there is a must have experience. The Cabin is rustic, yet clean and cozy, wonderful and full of charm with just enough updating for a very comfortable stay, (i.e. central heat and A/C, great shower), and appropriately furnished with a back-in-time feel. Located in a quiet area of...

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Thank Dee Ann K
Mount Horeb, Wi.
Reviewed 2 February 2013

I stumbled upon this cabin while scouring Mineral Point for subject matter to paint. I almost couldn't believe my eyes when I saw this cabin. This is exactly what I had hope to find. I send a couple of photos to my son to show him my find. He researched it and found out that it was a lodging experience...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lodging at the Cothren House consists of a beautiful two-bedroom stone cottage from the 1840's and a log cabin from the 1830s with a queen-size bed in the loft. Both places have been updated with modern conveniences including bathrooms with showers, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, and plenty of towels and robes. We're a few blocks from downtown Mineral Point. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cothren House

Address: 320 Tower St, Mineral Point, WI 53565-1444
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Mineral Point
Price Range: RM618 - RM707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“This being a stand alone building is so much better than a suite or room in a larger building. My actual time of travel was August of 2011. Ken Ziegelbauer - Mount Horeb, Wi. Ken Ziegelbauer - Mount Horeb, Wi.”
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