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Franklin Inn on Durkee

310 N Durkee St, Appleton, WI 54911
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Our room was VERY CLEAN! The #1 thing that is important to me in a place. Judy was very nice and welcoming. Her breakfast was gourmet! She even made me a special gluten and dairy free dish. Plenty of off street parking.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We booked this bed and breakfast very last minute on our travels to Door County. The owners and hosts were very friendly, helpful, accommodating and interesting to talk to as they told us about the history of their home. The rooms were immaculate and very beautifully decorated. We stayed in Shangri-La with a beautiful, but very comfortable antique bed and... More 

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Franklin, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

When you step through the front door of the Franklin Inn on Durkee (the sister B&B to the Franklin Street Inn) in Appleton, you are greeted with a warm smile and the invitation to make the inn your home away from home. Innkeeper Judy showed us to our room -- the Shangri-La Room -- where my husband and I felt... More 

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Thank MelindaW52
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Room is big and comfortable. Very conveniently located near downtown. Walking distance to City Park and dining on College Ave. Judy made delicious breakfast and was super friendly and helpful. Love the atmosphere of a home!

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Thank Sara Z
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

We were actually bumped from our original reservation at a hotel in the downtown, and the hotel offered to put us up at the Franklin Inn, or continue to try to find us a room at their hotel. When I saw the reviews for the Franklin I immediately took them up on their offer, and I wasn't disappointed. Clean, spacious... More 

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Thank Robert K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

Judy's breakfasts were far better than anything created by the Chef and his staff at the more expensive Radisson Paper Valley Hotel, where the actual convention I attended was held. What an incredibly comfy bed, possibly more comfortable than my bed at home, which is astonishing. The Inn was quaint, quiet, clean, attractive, and very affordable. Judy is an awesome... More 

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Thank AKVeronica60
Kenai, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

I would recommend this place to my family and friends. We stayed for four days. We had a comfortable room that was private. The breakfast that was prepared for each of these days was fantastic. We felt welcomed and comfortable.

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Thank Pamela R
Lake Mary, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

A warm and friendly greeting, excellent service, historical surroundings and well appointed cleanly rooms are a must if you wish to have a successful Bed and Breakfast. Judy, the owner of The Franklin Inn on Durkee in Appleton Wisconsin, has all of this and more. As a former Bed and Breakfast Owner, you can tell all of the refurbishing Judy... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We stayed in the Franklin Street Inn on Durkee while visiting Lawrence University. We also had the pleasure to tour the entirety of the inn as well as the inn they also own on Franklin street. The inns have been beautifully restored and updated with many modern conveniences. An awful lot of work has gone into every inch of the... More 

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Marathon, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Clean, comfortable, congenial - excellent location to downtown and entertainment. This was our first stay at a B&B and we were apprehensive to say the least. We were well communicated with and accommodated with. If there were any surprises, it was how enjoyable this type of away from home accommodations could be.

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RonaldJudy, Owner at Franklin Inn on Durkee, responded to this review

We are pleased that we got you off to such a great start on your future b & b stays. We look forward to your next stay at our inn! More 

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