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The Madison House B & B

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Redding, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked one night but would go back and book two. We celebrated our anniversary with family. Barbara and Ken were a great host and hostess. The rooms are very nice with comfortable beds and nice furnishings. The whole house is warm and cozy with fresh cookies to nibble on and throws to keep you extra warm in the living... More 

Thank jegorder
Reno, Nevada
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

It pains me to write this review because it will only make my future reservations harder to get! The smell of cookies, baking in the oven and the Eagles music in the background, greeted us when we checked in. Ken and Barbara welcomed us to their B&B and within minutes we were no longer guests, we were friends. The room... More 

Thank Deno P
Barbara J, Owner at The Madison House B & B, responded to this review

Thank you Deno, It was every bit as much a pleasure to host you and Cinnamon. We truly look forward to your next visit. Your friends and hosts, Ken & Barbara More 

Rocklin, California
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44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Great hosts, very clean place, wonderful breakfast with delicious fruit, parking included, which is a great perk. Queen size bed was very comfortable and sheets were done professionally. As expected, accommodations are small, i.e., bathroom. We wouldn't be able to stay again because getting to our room was incredibly difficult. My husband said it was like climbing a narrow ladder... More 

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Barbara J, Owner at The Madison House B & B, responded to this review

Kathy, I am sorry your stay was not everything you hoped for. We did enjoy hosting you and wish you all the best. Barbara Johnson Innkeeper More 

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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay at The Madison House. Ken & Barb are wonderful hosts and have thought of everything. We received a warm welcome and immediately felt at home!! Our room was very accommodating and had that beautiful victorian quaintness. The bath towels are lushly thick and soft!! Homemade cookies were yummy. Our breakfast was excellent and cooked to... More 

Thank Penni E
Barbara J, Owner at The Madison House B & B, responded to this review

Thank you Penni, It was our pleasure to host such a nice group of guests. Please do come back to visit again and thank you for such kind words. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Barbara More 

Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I loved Madison B&B, Bárbara and Ken were great hosts. They serve an amazing breakfast every morning and are right in the place of interest of the Nevada City historic down town. I highly recommend you to stay here.

Thank Armando C
Barbara J, Owner at The Madison House B & B, responded to this review

Thank you so much Armando! We really enjoyed your stay with us. By the way you left behind a shirt. I would love to return it to you. Barbara More 

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Cute, clean, comfortable, and the owners are about as nice as anyone I have ever come across. The house is lovely, the rooms cozy and nice, and it is located at the edge of the heart of Nevada City and thus quiet yet central. Most importantly, this is a very balanced B&B that offers (a) all the comforts one tends... More 

Thank HumbleRumbleBK
Barbara J, Owner at The Madison House B & B, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review. It is always a pleasure to make our guests as comfortable as possible. We sincerely enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again. Ken & Barbara More 

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7 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We have now stayed in 3 of the rooms and we absolutely love staying there! The rooms are beautiful clean and comfortable! Fabulous breakfasts! It's in the Gaslight district downtown Main Street. Private parking, park and walk! The innkeepers Ken and Barbara were very welcoming!! We will definitely return!!

Thank Eleanor M
Palo Alto, California
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51 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is a very nice B & B. It is on the main street of Nevada City, a bit up the hill, right at the beginning of where the shops and restaurants are. The breakfasts were ample and good basic fare: eggs or quiche, juice, fruit, coffee or tea. They set out tea and cookies in the afternoon. The inn... More 

Thank Richard M
San Jose, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Excellent location in the historic downtown. We stayed in the Master's Room which had a very comfortable queen bed and private shower. The proprietors can make or break a B&B stay and Ken and Barbara definitely helped make our stay very memorable. Will definitely return on our next trip.

Thank SJlind95
Truckee, California
1 review
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Charming property. Cozy quiet rooms with private bathrooms and the homemade breakfast was seriously delicious. Amazing location in the heart of town, just park at the property and you're within walking distance to all that Nevada City offers. Thank you, Ken & Barbara, for a lovely stay!

Thank hawkandfield

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Madison House Bed & Breakfast, located in Historic downtown Nevada City, California. One of the best and most convenient bed and breakfast locations in the area. This B&B is full of history dating back to the mid-1800s. This bed & breakfast inn offers clean comfortable rooms with private parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Madison House B & B

Address: 427 Broad St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2407 (Formerly Parsonage B&B)
Region: United States > California > Nevada City
Price Range: $120 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“The balcony room allows a quiet time with the stars at night.”
 of 5 bubbles den0p, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Balcony Room offers a nice private outdoor space”
 of 5 bubbles HumbleRumbleBK, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms face the street, as did mine, but the street is not noisy during normal sleep times and I did not find this a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles X598THrichardm, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our room was located on the top floor in the back and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles aqmajane, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Second floor front rooms are up a narrow flight of Victorian stairs. Keep in mind if you are travelling with large luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles heyemcali, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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