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Bayfield, Ontario
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Beautiful small town century home. Gordon and Linda made us feel right at home. Wish we had taken one of their heritage "iris bulbs" home with us. Room was lovely, enjoyed sitting on our private balcony, as well as on wrap around porch. Very relaxing atmosphere. Breakfast very good. Also thanks for letting us use garden hose to wash car!!

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sheetseggs, Owner at Oft's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your stay and shared your experience in your great road trip. That iris bulb is still here for your next adventure. Thanks for the review. Gordon and Linda

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Since all thirty-one reviewers have given Oft's B&B five stars, there is little else for me to say except to confirm what seems obvious: this is a lovely, well-managed hostelry with a flair for the historical. The house has been in the family for four generations, since it was built in 1910, and it is nicely kept in period style....

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sheetseggs, Owner at Oft's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We're happy you enjoyed your stay and hope to stay with us again. Thanks for the nice review. Gordon and Linda

Elkhorn
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This was our first B & B stay (rec'd a gift certificate). It was indeed great. A really nice stately old home, very well maintained and restored. Gordon and his wife are wonderful hosts, and very interesting to spend time with. They have an abundance of local history stored in this home and in their memories. Our room was nice,...

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sheetseggs, Owner at Oft's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We are so glad your first experience at a B n B was enjoyable. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting and visiting with you too. Save travels. Gordon and Linda

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We only visited for one night, on a long trip from NM to Upstate NY but we would have loved to stay longer. Perfectly restored with period furnishings, this B&B offered the best of both worlds, historic charm yet with modern amenities. Love porches and there were two to enjoy, one with access from our 2nd floor room. Our hosts,...

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sheetseggs, Owner at Oft's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We really enjoyed meeting and visiting with you during breakfast. We're so glad your stay was enjoyable and hope you stop again. Thanks!

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 21 October 2015

My wife and I were in town to visit my parents at a near by retirement community and decided to stay here. It was great! We loved everything about this place. Very nice people with a beautiful home to share. The breakfast was very good and the surroundings were relaxing and charming at the same time. We would like to...

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North Berwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2015

What a wonderful time we had in this beautiful, interesting and charming bed and breakfast. We were even invited to join our hosts for wine and homemade brownies on the porch with their friends one evening. Coming from Scotland, this was a truly American delight. The breakfasts were out of this world. Our visit was fantastic from start to finish.

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 22 June 2015

If you think big cities, Hollywood, politics, and the never-ending negative news stories are what America is all about, then you are horribly mistaken. Turn the TV off and come to Bennington. America is about it's beauty, it's friendly people and places like the Oft's B and B in Bennington, Nebraska. Gordon and Linda, the proprietors, have taken their home,...

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Reviewed 14 June 2015

Staying with Linda and Gordon at Oft's Bed & Breakfast was as cozy as a favorite pair of jeans. My sister and I stayed there while traveling the Nebraska Passport this spring and took full advantage of the place. While there, we: *watched a storm come in while sitting on the balcony outside our room *went to sleep on soft...

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Salina, Kansas
Reviewed 7 June 2015

We were in Omaha to attend the celebrations for my husband's retirement from Northern Natural Gas Co. Staying with Gordon and Linda made the experience even that much more special and memorable. The breakfasts were delicious, the conversations fun-filled and informative, and experiencing their beautiful family home was like staying with family or long-time friends. We hope to return again...

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Reviewed 21 January 2015 via mobile

My parents surprised us with a night at Oft's for the night after our wedding. We are waiting until spring to go on our honeymoon to Mexico but wanted to do sonething special before going back to work. Oft's was the perfect place for us to relax and wind down after an eventful weekend. Gordon and Linda were wonderful and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oft's Bed & Breakfast is located in the farm community of Bennington which is minutes from downtown Omaha. Easy access from I-29, I-680 and I-80. The historical home offers two rooms, both with private baths and balcony overlooking a lily pond. A full breakfast is served in the formal dining room on antique china and silverware and the house has a gorgeous wrap-around porch where quests can relax. Free home-made snacks and beverages. Across from the home is a 6 mile walking-biking trail that goes around Newport Lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oft's Bed & Breakfast

Address: 11523 North 156th Street, Bennington, NE 68007
Region: United States > Nebraska > Bennington
Number of rooms: 2
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“Stayed in both rooms and both were great.”
 of 5 bubbles Alrich2014, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the one with an in-room shower.”
 of 5 bubbles mgard11, 22 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We chose the Gordon room which has a king size bed and the en suite. The sheets were incredibly soft.”
 of 5 bubbles 664pamt, 30 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Only two rooms available...one had a private bath but it really didn't matter as the other was down a very short hallway....either IS GREAT !”
 of 5 bubbles travln4, 16 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Loved the room on the side of the house with the bay windows”
 of 5 bubbles JohnStLouisMO, 2 Mar 2014 | Read review
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