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The Laurel Oak Inn

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Peggy and Monta are the best hosts in town. If you want a clean, comfortable, and friendly place to stay, this is your place. The Inn is walking distance to downtown, and you'll wake up each morning to a phenomenal breakfast. My family stays here for every visit to Gainesville!

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Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 17 April 2013

We so enjoyed our stay at The Laurel Oak Inn. The home is beautifully furnished with much attention to detail. The owners Peggy and Monta made our stay most enjoyable with their hospitality making us feel right at home. The breakfast was delicious as were the cookies! We also enjoyed a glass of wine and hors d'oeurves. We are in...

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 17 April 2013

The Laurel Oak Inn - a 1885 Queen Anne Victorian restoration - is just about perfect. Its on-site owners/hosts Monta and Peggy Burt really know how to make you feel at home, and are justifiably proud of their Inn. We only stayed one afternoon/night, but would return again. The Inn is located in a quiet residential neighborhood - actually there...

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Reviewed 15 April 2013

Montana and Peggy are welcoming and professional hosts. The rooms are beautifully appointed. The breakfast is outstanding . The location is convenient to restaurants and the university. Would not hesitate to recommend or stay there again.

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Ardsley, New York
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Attentive hosts at this immaculate and charming b and b. Warm and cozy, but not overdone or fussy. Incredible breakfasts which are inventive and delicious. These owners love what they are doing and it shows in their attention to detail and their care for their guests.

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Bemidji, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 April 2013

A short notice family celebration brought us to Gainesville the weekend of the Gator Nationals and we were fortunate to find this lovely, well priced B & B for our 4 night stay in a quiet, convenient neighborhood close to downtown. The owners welcomed us like old friends and made us feel right at home immediately. Monta and Peggy are...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 31 March 2013

We spent three nights at the Laurel Oak and felt like royalty! The inn is quiet and relaxing, but the owners are fun and entertaining. We had wonderful breakfasts, great baked treats, even cocktails and snacks each evening. Our room was cozy with a gas fireplace for the chilly nights, and we had our bed turned down each evening. Monta...

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Butte, Montana
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Spend one lovely afternoon and evening here while I was in Gainsville for work. Very beautiful house with wonderful porches for reading and relaxing. The hosts Peggy and Monta could not have been more welcoming. My only regret was that I could not have stayed longer.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 19 March 2013

We needed to travel to Gainesville to tend to family matters and our Google search didn't yield any interesting hotels, so my husband suggested we try a B&B. The Laurel Oak was an excellent choice. The location was good and the neighborhood was charming. Our room was well-appointed and very clean. But the best part was breakfast. Monta and Peggy...

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Miami
Reviewed 19 March 2013

My gf and I decided to hit up a BnB after two night of cold camping in itchatucknee. Monta and Peggy welcomed us with open arms, beverages, and a clean and cozy room. We will be going back to them next time we are in town! Free Parking, downtown gainsville just a few blocks away, and a nice neighborhood.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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: $166 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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