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Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2014

Everything was first class. The room was very comfortable. The breakfast was very tasty with lots of choices. The location was wonderful. We were right across from the campus. The overall experience was excellent.

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Oak Park, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2014

My husband and I have stayed several times at The Gathering Place, most recently for the True/False Film Festival which takes place just a few blocks away. Breakfasts are great, service by Mizzou hospitality students is always fun, and the rooms are beautifully appointed and comfortable. We'll be back!

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Naperville
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2014

We were visiting our daughter at Mizzou, and she had mentioned a really charming-looking place very close to her dorm that she often passes on the way to class. We booked the Missouri History room, and we couldn't have been more pleased with our stay. The location is perfect, walking distance to campus and town. It is beautifully and tastefully... More 

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San Jose, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2014

My daughter was checking out Mizzou, and this was the perfect location from which to do so. What a friendly, and beautiful, location! Breakfast was a real treat. The room was warm and relaxing. Bed was more than comfortable. We enjoyed everything and look forward to visiting again!

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Cedarburg WI
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 17 November 2013

We were impressed by the cleanliness of the facility and friendliness of the staff. The accommodations were exactly as portrayed, the breakfast was totally delicious and beautifully served. Wish we could have stayed longer!

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wheaton il
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2013

It has been a total of 10 years visiting Mizzou, through three of our daughters college years, it is always our choice to stay The Gathering place. It has improved and become a fine lodging establishment, under Mark and Deb's management. We cannot say enough how it is always a wonderful vacation experience. The food and table settings could not... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2013

My husband and I had a wonderful stay here. Our room and the entire home was beautiful and spotless. The breakfast may have been the best breakfast I have ever eaten. Truly a great experience. Thanks Deb. Johna and Lisa Lenell 9-27-29, 2013

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Chicago
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I've traveled all over the world for both business and pleasure and this is one of the nicest, cleanest, friendliest and most comfortable establishments I've had the pleasure of staying in. The other glowing reviews are spot-on, so I won't rehash the same other than to just say you should stay here if you're fortunate enough to find an available... More 

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Downers Grove, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The house is located across the street from campus and within walking distance of downtown Columbia. I was very impressed with the interior of the house, well appointed and tastefully decorated. Breakfasts were delicious and made to our order. We would definitely stay again.

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Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2013

I was new to the States on a new job at the Uni Hospital and wanted a place to spend a few days before I got on my feet. Thank goodness I found this place. The booking online was so easy despite my crappy Indian internet connection and a crappy credit card. This place has a lot of history with... More 

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  • Free Parking
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The Gathering Place Bed and Breakfast, housed in one of Columbia's original homes, offers a unique blend of convenience and luxury with its proximity to campus and the downtown District area, historic charm and modern amenities. Pamper yourself with spacious suites, private baths and sitting areas, free off-street parking and a gourmet breakfast, in the heart of a vibrant academic community, all steps away from the MU campus. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gathering Place Bed and Breakfast

Address: 606 South College Avenue, Columbia, MO 65201
Region: United States > Missouri > Columbia
Price Range: $114 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Try to get a room which does not face the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles lchjr, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Third floor has a great view of Mizzou's campus”
 of 5 bubbles michaelmG3281SM, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Our room even on the "main" road side was VERY QUIET”
 of 5 bubbles 93kimberlyn, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Textiles Room window looks out on College Avenue (front of B&B)”
 of 5 bubbles annl559, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Each is a unique experience. Be surprised (and delighted)!”
 of 5 bubbles eschwitzky, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
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