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Columbine Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed several times at the Columbine Inn. In fact, it is the only place we check for availability when we visit family in Louisville. The Columbine has everything we look for: ambience, comfort, peaceful environment, convenient location, good food, friendly and helpful proprietors.

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Ford, Kentucky, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stepping through the leaded glass front door into the museum-like interior of the Columbine, one is greeting by the gracious and fascinating host of the Columbine. One is immediately made to feel at home in the extraordinary environment of the imposing 19th century house that is located in "Old Louisville's" grand row of fascinating architecture. The Garden Room in which...

Thank Ron P
Glendale, Arizona
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This was the most wonderful business trip I have ever had. Staying at the Columbine was like going home every night. Very clean and quiet! The beds are very comfortable and the entire atmosphere is so peaceful ! Parking is close and convenient. The backyard garden pond is beautiful. Rich and Bob are outstanding hosts! Thank you Rich and Bob...

1Thank KSmithAZ
Saint Charles, Missouri
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Barbara and I had a delightful stay in The Duncan Suite. It is big, airy, comfortable and gorgeous. We loved it. The beds were super comfy. The sitting areas were bright and welcoming. The suite has a nice little fridge in it, allowing us to have some dinner in our suite after our massages.

2Thank mackns
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about the Columbine! The house is stunning, and it's tastefully decorated with an eclectic mix of mementos from the owners' travels—everything has a story, and innkeeper Rich is a master at telling their stories! The neighborhood (Old Louisville) is beautiful ... a great setting for walking to dinner or to the nearby university. I...

3Thank leelercat
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

My sister & I stayed at Columbine while visiting with family in the area. Not only is this convenient, but it's a delightful place to lodge...and to dine. This was my second stay. Comfortable bed, delicious full breakfasts & a knowledgable host. What more could you ask for? We visited the new art museum which is within walking distance. And...

2Thank Karen O
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I was booked into the Columbine when I went to Louisville on a recent trip. The Columbine is a delightful B&B located in Old Louisville, a wonderful old neighborhood replete with beautiful Victorian houses of which the Columbine is one. Rich and Bob are great hosts. Very friendly, they know a lot about the neighborhood. If you are looking for...

1Thank Michele F
Reviewed 12 June 2016

One of the most beautiful, well kept B&B we have stayed. The hosts were entertaining and delightful. Everything was so clean. You could tell what the place meant to them on the arrival tour of the home. The bathroom was down hall but everyone does have their own bathroom. Our bathroom had a tub with claw feet and a toilet...

1Thank Zaidtree
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We had a terrific stay at the Columbine in the Magnolia Suite. Very quiet and peaceful accommodation. The Columbine has a very tranquil setting in the back with an elaborate fountain and pond setting. The landscaping was beautiful and well- maintained. This was a perfect location near the University of Louisville campus. The owners were extremely helpful with any questions...

1Thank Matthew F
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 27 February 2016

My recent stay at Columbine Bed & Breakfast was the nicest I've ever had. I don't usually stay at B&B's, but this trip was arranged by a colleague. I was very fortunate. Rich was, by far, the best B&B host I've ever encountered. Extremely nice and interesting, without being pushy at all. Our fellow guest was a charming professor, in...

1Thank Quintin K
ColumbineBB, Owner at Columbine Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Columbine! There is nothing more rewarding than to receive an email saying we have a new review and then reading your comments. It was a pleasure to be your host and hope we get the honor again! Peace.

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come enjoy this historic bed and breakfast mansion with its unique Greek Revival facade situated in the heart of old Louisville. In an area known primarily for its magnificent Richardsonian Romanesque architecture, the Columbine's white columns and portico front stand out from the rest. Enjoy the others, but come "home" to the Columbine Bed & Breakfast where history and hospitality go hand in hand. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Columbine Bed & Breakfast

Address: 1707 S 3rd St, Louisville, KY 40208-1917
Region: United States > Kentucky > Louisville > Old Louisville
Price Range: $159 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Each room is distinctive, but the Garden Room had an especially charming view.”
 of 5 bubbles RonP552, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“check out the Web site for photos and descriptions of rooms”
 of 5 bubbles mackns, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Be aware that only some rooms have on-suite baths. Ask ahead.”
 of 5 bubbles 558quintink, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Spring for the Magnolia suite, it has an in-room bathroom. Very private.”
 of 5 bubbles AmandaVH, 23 Dec 2015 | Read review
“rear rooms over look garden, some rooms have bath attached”
 of 5 bubbles annesC8298NS, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
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