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Sweet Gum Bottom Bed & Breakfast

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27761 Straughn School Rd, Andalusia, AL 36421
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Sweet Gum Bottom Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 2 Andalusia B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Braselton, Georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a find! Road trip from Atlanta to New Orleans, 1/2 way point is this awesome B&B near Andalusia, just off Rt 65. Quite countryside, beautifully restored home, innkeepers are warm, friendly; rooms are immaculate and the whole of the house is wonderfully decorated - one of Laura's many accomplishments. Breakfast was interesting for me because I don't eat grits!... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Ricky & Laura are precious and so sweet! My husband and I have visited for our Anniversary and again to celebrate my husband's Birthday. It's always clean, comfy and peaceful. The breakfast is delicious! This is definitely my go-to place to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Love it!

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

What a wonderful place to stay...my husband and I absolutly enjoyed our break from our busy lives. A beautiful B&B thay we would recommend to everyone we know. The rooms were immaculate and their porch swing was our ultimate favorite part. We had his/her massages directly in our room. Absolutly heaven.

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Mobile, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

My wife and I were looking for a quiet, clean, and slow-paced getaway after a past year of stress. The Sweet Gum Bottom was exactly what we were looking for during our two night stay. This B&B is in rural South Alabama where there are very little traffic noises and no sirens- the only noises we heard were wind in... More

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sweetgumbottom, Owner at Sweet Gum Bottom Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Just wanted to respond by saying thank you for choosing us as your getaway spot! It was a pleasure meeting you both and I am so happy that you were able to relax and enjoy each other! There is enough "stuff" to deal with every day that you need to step back and slow down a bit, have time to... More

Vancouver, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

My husband and I were given this overnight stay as a gift while down in Andalusia and spent Valentines night there. Wow, we were bowled over for sure! From the minute we walked in to the time we left we were treated like family. Ricky and Laura go out of their way to make their guests feel welcome. The room... More

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Olive Branch, MS
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

My husband and I are not the B&B type, but our stay there was very relaxing and private. The house is beautiful and the story behind the moving and restoring of the lovely old house was really interesting. We had a gourmet breakfast. We stayed in the room at the front right in the home and our only complaint would... More

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Grand Ridge Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

My husband planned this as a surprise get away & it is everything i ever expected & more. The owner Mrs. Laura was more than hospitable. The bed was decorated with rose petals, the bedside table was adorned with home made white chocolate covered strawberries & grapes! A bottle of grape juice was chilling in the bucket of ice &... More

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Millbrook, Alabama
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

My husband & I stayed here for our anniversary & it was amazing! The property & our room was beautiful (Kennedy Anne Suite), and so romantic. We love how the 3 windows wrap around the head of the bed in that particular suite. And our room was immaculately clean, & the area was nice & quiet. The owners are very... More

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Raleigh, NC
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37 reviews 37 reviews
30 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

I was probably a little out of my element, as this is a popular wedding spot and of couples young and old, so I’m sure being a single traveler was definitely in the minority, but don’t let that stop you. This place is absolutely gorgeous. The breakfast, I can’t even begin to describe, I still think it’s the greatest breakfast... More

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
53 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2011

We stayed here on the last night of a two week road trip around the Deep South and loved it. We were kindly upgraded to a better room at no cost, it had a hot tub which was lots of fun. The grounds were stunning and I can see why people choose this as a place to get married. The... More

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Address: 27761 Straughn School Rd, Andalusia, AL 36421
Location: United States > Alabama > Andalusia
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An award-winning B&B is located in Andalusia, Alabama. Sweet Gum Bottom Bed and Breakfast offers you 4 guest suites with jacuzzi and fireplace. Situated on 12 acres of beautiful countryside is our bed and breakfast, wedding chapel and reception center. We can't wait for you to come for a visit! ... more   less 
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