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Mandolin Inn Bed and Breakfast

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed October 1, 2014

We arrived at the Inn, and experienced a gracious welcome. We were offered drinks as we sat down at the table to get acquainted. When the Hostess found out that I was retired Law Enforcement, her whole demeanor changed. She asked if I had a...More

15  Thank Jim E
Response from Amy B, Owner at Mandolin Inn Bed and BreakfastResponded October 8, 2014

As a very law enforcement supportive member of my community I am sorry that you chose not to stay in my home. We clearly have different opinions about this issue. - Amy

Reviewed September 11, 2014

Amy (and Cindy, the cat) welcomed us with open arms and the offer of an adult cocktail, soda, or iced tea. My friends stayed in the main room of the 3rd floor while I took the daybed in the Georgette room. The bed was suprisingly...More

1  Thank blondieboo0712
Response from Amy B, Owner at Mandolin Inn Bed and BreakfastResponded September 13, 2014

It was so nice to have you guys stay here! Please do come again if you are in the area!

Reviewed September 4, 2014

I had a lot of fun staying in this historical inn in Dubuque, Iowa. My room was nice and cozy and the bed was comfortable. I thought it might be loud with most of the guests staying on the same floor, but I didn't hear...More

1  Thank Emily H
Response from Amy B, Owner at Mandolin Inn Bed and BreakfastResponded September 5, 2014

It was such a pleasure to have you stay here! I do hope you'll come again if you ever stay somewhere twice.

Reviewed September 2, 2014

This was the first experience I have had staying in a bed and breakfast, and I couldn't imagine a better place to do so. Amy was so warm and inviting, I felt welcome right away. The breakfasts were fantastic, the bed was one of the...More

2  Thank Chris S
Response from Amy B, Owner at Mandolin Inn Bed and BreakfastResponded September 4, 2014

I am so glad that you chose the Mandolin Inn as your first B&B! It was a pleasure to have you here and I hope that you'll have a chance to visit us again.

Reviewed August 27, 2014

The handicapped room was fine--nothing exceptional in the decor, but nice bathing for disabled persons. The breakfast was average-good, but not over the top. The owner, however made it her business to bring her liberal politics into every conversation, at our leisure or at the...More

1  Thank Kathy L
Response from Amy B, Owner at Mandolin Inn Bed and BreakfastResponded August 29, 2014

i am a devout Christian and I am so sorry that you did not enjoy your stay here. I do appreciate and respect your point of view.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$85 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$85 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"There is a handicapped accessible room with ramp, otherwise the room are all upstairs and all toward the..."
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"Upstairs suite of rooms had a walk out onto roof that gave skyline view all the way to the Mississippi River"
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"Mine was the Solarium. Bright, but not overly so, with balcony access for overlook of the bluff, very..."
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"I enjoyed having a room with a private bath, so book early if you want to be sure you have a private bath."
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