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Secret Garden

3.5 of 5
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101 6 Ave., PO Box 862, Ouray, CO 81427-0862
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Ranked #3 of 11 Ouray B&B and Inns
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We kind of dropped in on Sara and she was amazing. Gracious, helpful, she makes you feel right at home. Sara is a fantastic chef and excellent host. The cottage cheese lemon pancakes were incredible. I know we will be visiting again..and again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ouray is beautiful and this B&B is nestled amidst the beautiful mountains at the end of the street. It's quiet. The house is charming and roomy. My bed was heavenly; I fell asleep the moment my head hit the pillow. Sara not only runs the place--she is a caterer by profession and her breakfast is spectacular. Ask for her signature... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My wife and I stayed with Sara at the Secret Garden BNB for Valentines Day 2015. Sara took great care of us and the other guests. The Provencal room was clean and had a great view of the surrounding mountains. Go stay at the Secret Garden in Ouray!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We were greeted with a very warm welcome from our amazing hostess Mrs. Sara, who we happened to fall in love with immediately!!) the environment was warm an inviting,, yet quite and comfortable!!) my wife and I will come back time and time again!!) also Sara made an amazing Homeade breakfast!!) I would reccomend to anyone!!)

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Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Loved the entire experience. Our room was so spacious and the accommodations were great. Sara is the perfect hostess. Secret Garden's location was within walking distance of the local restaurants and her recommendations were great. I would recommend Secret Garden to anyone looking for a romantic getaway.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

My boyfriend and I came here to celebrate our one year anniversary. We loved this bed and breakfast and Sarah so much that we will back many more times. Great hospitality, comfortable beds, scrumptious breakfast, and a home that simply can't be beat!! Free happy hour and the hot tub were huge pluses. We can't thank Sarah enough for our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We had a lovely time at Secret Garden. Our room was large and beautifully furnished. Sarah, our hostess, gave us a delicious breakfast each morning. She was very informative about Ouray and we really enjoyed her company. Don't miss staying here.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Sara's Secret Garden provided the perfect spot for our side trip to Ouray. We found the Secret Garden on the internet while looking for a place to accommodate seven old college friends who came together for a friend's wedding in Colorado Springs. The house worked perfect for three couples plus one. The location and setting were excellently situated to accommodate... More 

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Golden, Co
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We have been staying in B&B's for over 30 yrs. and thought the description on TripAdvisor and the Secret Garden website fit us, especially since we were celebrating our 35th wedding anniversary. Upon arriving on Thursday it became apparent that Sara, the owner/chef was not feeling well physically and emotionally. We were sympathetic to learn that she was dealing with... More 

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Secretgardenouray, Owner at Secret Garden, responded to this review

I am truly sorry and deeply regretful that I was not at the top of my game the first morning of your stay. I apologize that I appeared rude to your kind and generous husband. I remember at that the moment of the coffee assistance he offered I was worried that I would be perceived as not doing my job... More 

Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

My wife and I were really glad we decided to stay at the Secret Garden. The views were great. It was right by the river. We had the jacuzzi all to ourselves, and the bed was super comfortable! Believe me--I'm a pillow guy, and I left my own in the car because theirs were so soft yet supportive! The house... More 

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