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The Magnolia Plantation Bed and Breakfast Inn

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3.0 of 5
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309 SE Seventh St., Gainesville, FL 32601
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Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

It was the best BandB we ever went to! Thanks Joe and Cindy and all the wonderful staff for making this trip such a unique event for us! We had an awesome breakfast served to our house, wine and snacks in the afternoon which rounded up our day. It is such a wonderful, relaxing place! Thanks for having us!

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McDonough, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

We were returning to Atlanta from a cruise out of Miami and decided not to drive straight through. On a lark I decided to see if there was a vacancy for the night. Being the off season, we lucked out and were able to stay in Beth's Courtyard. I love the little cottages my husband is hearing impaired and I... More 

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orlando, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Great experience again at the Magnolia Plantation! Great food, room and atmosphere, and innkeepers. We love the rocking chairs on the porch overlooking the pond and eating area in the separate guesthouse. We'll be back!

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

The Magnolia Plantation B&B was even more charming than expected. It's located in a quaint bed and breakfast district that's a convenient walking distance from both downtown Gainesville and the 25/26 bus stops that go to the GNV airport. The property is gorgeous, with tranquil outdoor gardens and patios. Security is solid so it felt safe, but still enables guests... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Not for the first time, and certainly not for the last, I had the opportunity to stay at Magnolia Plantation Bed and Breakfast this week. In the heat of Florida, here is a shady oak covered oasis dripping with Spanish Moss and the history of this beautiful turn of the century home. Cindy and Joe Montalto share their passion with... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Our much needed getaway was nothing less than perfect. Cindy greeted us right away and gave us a quick tour of the house and showed us to our room. We stayed in the Magnolia and it was absolutely gorgeous. Cindy informed us she lived on the floor above our room so if we had a problem with noise to let... More 

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Covington, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Over the years we have stayed at the Magnolia many times. My daughter lives nearby so this is very convenient. Cindy and Joe go all out to make sure we were comfortable and fed for breakfast which was fabulous. We stayed in the main house this trip and it was quiet, cozy and perfect.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Cindy and Joe set a higher standard for what most people think of on a trip to a college town! As a lifelong Gator, who now has a senior at UF, my family could not imagine staying anywhere else when we visit Gainesville.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

Staying at the Magnolia Plantation offers a unique and authentic feel of Gainesville. From the Spanish Moss adorned Live Oak Trees to the brick walkways, and intimate garden courtyards, there is so much more to experience here than in a 'standard' hotel room. Soothing sounds of splashing water from a variety of fountains fill the air as one sits on... More 

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Baltimore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We have stayed at Magnolia Plantation several times. It provides a quiet environment with all of the excitement of Gainesville with students, football, and the University of Florida. Beautiful location, excellent service and Joe and Cindy are the best.

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