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The Laurel Oak Inn

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I am not a B&B person but this is a perfect place to stay in Gainesville. Close enough to downtown to be convenient but far enough away to be peaceful. Monta and Peggy are perfect hosts, helpful and friendly but not intrusive. I cannot recommend this Inn highly enough. Oh and they serve great coffee...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Laurel Oak Inn because the conference hotel downtown was full, and it turned out to be a great choice. Monte and Peggy were helpful, easy-going and good cooks; my room was spacious and clean; and it was an easy walk to downtown -- 10 minutes and one stoplight. I'd definitely stay there again.

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Montauk, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful, cozy inn where you instantly feel right at home. Monta and Peggy made me feel like family as soon as I arrived. I also got to snuggle the three lovely cats who live the life of luxury on the front porch. The room was very comfy, and the breakfast was delicious. My hosts also took great care to...

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Thank Cookie G
Naples, Florida
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Monta Burt and his wife are consummate hosts. The Inn has been carefully and well restored. We much appreciated every well executed detail, from the welcoming veranda, through to the comfortable room and delicious breakfast. Thank you.

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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Quiet and peaceful site in the heart of Gainesville. Beautiful renovation of an old building. Host and hostess very pleasant and make an amazing breakfast. The patio and fire pit were perfect for the weather.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

From the time we arrived at the Laurel Oak Inn the owners were polite and friendly and accommodating. The entire inn is immaculate. Their daily homemade breakfast was different each day and delicious. There was lots of good hot coffee available and a multitude of juices. I sat on the porch each morning and drank my coffee in a comfy...

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Thank Lauren V
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The property, hosts, setting and proximity to town were all ideal. Our stay was just what we had hoped for, and Monta and Peggy treated us like old friends. They were quite generous about advising us what else we might want to do and see while in Gainesville. A terrific B&B.

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Thank Norm F
Rochester, New York
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We were here before a couple of years ago and had such a nice time we decided to stop back on our way through Gainesville. It showed that our first experience was not a fluke. Monta and Peggy have this right. Every detail is perfect, the house is beautiful, the work they've done on it is impressive, Breakfast is imaginative...

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Thank Bill T
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We enjoyed ourselves so much last year, we decided to return again this year on our drive to Florida. We had another wonderful experience! Monta & Peggy pay attention to every detail with their guests, from our dietary needs to recommendations for places to dine and attractions to visit. The rooms and the entire grounds are impeccable. They have done...

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Thank Sharon W
Jacksonville, FL
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We loved everything about this place, from easy parking to easy access to our room. The owners are very pleasant and on site. The room was very nice, little gas fireplace, great bed...liked the bath products as well. They had a lovely garden and our breakfast was fresh and delicious. If we are ever in the area again we would...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Superior lodging in an uncluttered, meticulously maintained eco-friendly environment.Uncompromised service blended with warmth and attention to detail. Located blocks from the core of Gainesville's vibrant downtown and nestled in a quiet, residential (and historic!) neighborhood one mile from the eastern edge of the University of Florida campus.Rates range from $125 to $199 per evening. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Laurel Oak Inn

Address: 221 SE 7th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6806
Region: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: $167 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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