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Cobb Lane Bed & Breakfast

1309 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
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Ranked #1 of 13 Birmingham B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to stay in a museum, where the innkeeper you have to call when you arrive and she has to explain the way to access and Rules with instructions on the phone for a good half hour,this is your place. Our family ran a hotel for years and we were always there to welcome our quest . I... More 

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8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Zebra Room on basement level so we could go out late and not disturb anyone. Private bath, quiet, separate entrance, clean, decorated more modern than the main rooms. Breakfast was great, sausage, eggs, juice, coffee, biscuits, fresh fruit. You can't beat the price for such a great location. Thanks Sheila and Ira!!! P.S. Try the Avondale Brewing... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We arrived at the Hassinger Daniels after getting notification of an "upgrade" from the Cobb Lane property the night before only to find a note on the door for a number to call. When we called, the innkeeper seemed confused as to who we were. She arrived about 15 minutes later and gave us a tour of the facility and... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I've never been so pissed or insulted in my life!!!! I booked a reservation at the Hassinger Daniels Mansion. I have been BURIED with work, desparately needed a tiny getaway with my wife, and called and booked a reservation a few weeks ago. I was really looking forward to our night, but now a family situation forced us to cancel.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

I loved our night at this cute b&b. I loved the antiques and decor and felt it was like a little dolls house! Our room was very warm and cosy and pretty. The bathroom was opposite which was fine but I would have liked a lock on the door come morning time! Breakfast was family style around a big table... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We stayed at Cobb Lane over the weekend. The bed and breakfast is truly lovely. However, due to a serious family emergency, we had to cut our trip short. Although we left before check-out, we were still charged for the next day's stay. This was a bit much, when services were not rendered for the second day, and also compounded... More 

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Lake View, AL
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I stayed at Hassinger Daniels Mansion (camelot Room) over the weekend and was absolutely bowled over! The renovation of the old mansion was truly amazing, and to say it is beautiful in an understatement. The mansion provides everything a traveler needs (comfortable beds, flat screen TV, blow dryer, iron & ironing board, etc.) but is so much more than a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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51 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This large and fully restored 1898 mansion is the second B & B operated by the artist couple Ira and Sheila Chaffin. Cobb Lane was the first, and is a few blocks away from thhe mansion, and described by the owners as an upper middle class Victorian. Cobb Lane's website currently covers both properties, hence the review here. The location... More 

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Shalimar, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We reserved a room at the Cobb B&B but Shelia, the owner, offered us an upgrade at her other B&B, the Hassinger Daniels Mansion. This place is really neat, built in 1898 and is loaded with wonderful period artifacts. Reading about the history of the place was fun too. Shelia, a delightful host, was a pleasure to talk with and... More 

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Kitchener, Ontario
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17 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is a mixed review, although I am tilting toward a poor review. Maybe I would have been happier if I hadn't stayed in the Rose Room. The bad: Do not select the Rose Room. You cannot tell from the photos on the web that the Rose Room has a very large, very cumbersome pocket door. I am a strong... More 

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