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Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat Center

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28 Jun 2017
“One of the best!”
9 May 2017
“The heart of Hanover”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pool
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Hands down this property is our favorite Bed and Breakfast -- and we have stayed in quite a few over the years. From the moment we walked into the foyer, we were enthralled. The house, built in the early 1900's, is stunning with stained glass...More

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Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 11 September 2015

Dear ontheroad19, We are honored by your very kind review. We aim to please and we're always happy to know that our guests have enjoyed their time with us. We hope that you'll keep us in mind if you're ever traveling in the area. We...More

Reviewed 6 August 2015

Bruce and Helen made us feel special. They paid close attention to every detail. We had no problems from check- in to check-out. The home is beautiful inside and out and is well kept. The decor is top notch. The breakfast was a daily delight....More

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Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 9 August 2015

Hi 638maurice, Thank you for your review. It's not every day that we get to host a couple celebrating their 26th Anniversary, especially a couple as young as you and your wife. We're very happy to know that you two enjoyed your celebration while staying...More

Reviewed 31 July 2015

We stayed here while visiting our daughter in Hanover. We happened to be the only guests that night so we had the place to ourselves to explore at our leisure. The entire house has been nicely restored in period style. It is a lovely old...More

Thank john m
Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 9 August 2015

John M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us at Shining Dawn B & B Retreat. We happy to know that you enjoyed our facility and that we made you feel welcomed. You certainly were. We enjoyed...More

Reviewed 24 July 2015

We stayed on a Thursday night - we were the only guests, so that was a bit different than other bed & breakfasts that we've stayed at prior. Helen & Bruce were SO accommodating! They let us choose our check-in time, they asked what time...More

Thank Ilene F
Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 27 July 2015

Dear Ilene F, We aim to please! Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write your TripAdvisor review. Most of our guests do stay with us over the weekend. Weekday guests are often traveling on business or have very specific...More

Reviewed 23 July 2015

Such an incredibly beautiful and relaxing weekend! I would highly recommend this B&B to anyone! Helen and Bruce are wonderful owners and very accommodating. They certainly make our stay comfortable!!!More

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Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 24 July 2015

Dear DaveandBillie25, Thank you for choosing to stay with us as you celebrated your Anniversary. It was great to see you again and We're very happy to know that you enjoyed your getaway. Please keep us in mind should you ever plan another get away...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$115 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$115 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"The rising sun room is very spacious, with a king sized sled bed, and great natural lighting."
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"Room 3 has access to semi-private porch."
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"Rising Sun Room is HUGE and LOVELY"
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"We liked the room in the rear of the house with the back porch--very sunny and quiet. Large walk-in closet."
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