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Wautoma, Wisconsin, United States
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2012

We found the Inn to be extremely delightful and romantic. The host was extremely friendly and accommodating. Our room was the Sea Breeze Suite and let me tell you, it was beyond wonderful. It was Romantic and just plain beautiful. The only problem that we did have was that was the food. Since we are a younger couple we are... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2012

We arrived at 8 pm and Judy met us at the door with a smile, setting the tone for our overnight stay. She showed us our room, the coffee bar, the fridge and then directed us to a great place for dinner. We skipped dessert as we were looking forward to Judy's homemade caramel-nut bars that awaited us in our... More 

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Thank Anne M
Denmark
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2012

Our third stay at the Franklin Street Inn on Durkee in Appleton, WI. Judy and Ron's Inn's are truly the best B & B in the area. The Inns are absolutely beautiful. Many rooms to choose from, with many themes. Very quite, and relaxing atmosphere. The breakfast's served are delicously homemade, served with elegance and presentation is outstanding. Do yourself... More 

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Thank Dawn and Mike K
Weston, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 30 September 2012

This was a wonderful warm place to stay. The hopitality was the best I have ever had in my entire life. I would tell everyone I know about this place and have them check it out for themselves. I would recommend this place to couples and familuy and friends . The breakfast was to die for and the home was... More 

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Thank Mary J
Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Entering this inn is like stepping back in american history. Judy and Ron the owners did an impressing restauration work in this building. There are lots of objects carefully arranged which bring you immediately in mind the books and films staged at the end of the 19th century. We chose the Primavera room, wonderfully decorated in Italian style. What we... More 

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Thank Ileana B
Alburgh, Vermont
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Reviewed 9 August 2012

Staying at this B&B helped make our first visit to Appleton a really good experience. We stayed in the Primavera room, which had its own balcony and was wonderfully clean and comfortable. Our host, Judy, was excited to share information about the renovations they had done to this wonderful old home, and provided us with much appreciated referrals to local... More 

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Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin
1 review
Reviewed 21 July 2012

My husband and I enjoyed our stay at the Inn on Durkee. Our room was great! We actually had the Inn to ourselves and were able to view the other rooms. Each one is so elegantly decorated in a theme. We were welcomed with a late night snack of fresh, homemade cookies. Soo delicious and appreciated! The Inn was stocked... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 21 July 2012

Stayed in the Hawaii themed room. Very romantic! Especially liked the hot tub! Service was beyond excellent! Judy was very nice and lovely. Food was superb! I could not think of a better place to stay!

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Thank Sherrri S
Stillwater, Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed 28 May 2012

We enjoyed our stay at the Franklin Inn on Durkee. At this Bed and Breakfast location all the rooms are decorated to create the atmosphere of various countries. We chose Paris.The room was spacous, comfortable and lovely. Judy (the owner) has an eye for detail and is a gracious host. She recommended activites and a dinner restaurant which were both... More 

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Thank Karen D
Farmington Hills, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 15 May 2012

We had a quick trip up to Appleton and we couldn't have asked for a more relaxing place to stay. We stayed at the Inn on Durkee and the room (Petit Chateau) was very comfortable and had so much class! The hot tub in the bathroom was a special treat! The bed was very comfortable. The Innkeeper, Judy, was very... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Appleton's International Bed & Breakfast Destination." Pampering and style affected each decision as the theme suites & rooms were created. Travel around the world by touring the inn: Italy, France, the tropics, and the Orient. You will enjoy the beauty and warmth of our 1894 Queen Anne Victorian with authentic period decor. We offer the best of years gone by combined with today's modern conveniences for your special enjoyment. Open our door for charm and hospitality! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Franklin Inn on Durkee

Address: 310 N Durkee St, Appleton, WI 54911
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Appleton
Price Range: $253 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Franklin Inn on Durkee 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“We had the 'Big Apple' Room, which is perfect for a family with one or two kids.”
 of 5 bubbles 722yvonnek, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Every room has a different theme and layout. They all looked great to me!”
 of 5 bubbles chucksantose, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The Sea Breeze room was a larger upstairs room facing the street, which had a nice whirpool and room and beds for a large family.”
 of 5 bubbles Emmerich261, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“I had the Big Apple Room, which was awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles AKVeronica60, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The Tropical Suite has so much room to spread out with an upstairs and downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles KitzChef, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
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