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The Laurel Oak Inn

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221 SE Seventh Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
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The Laurel Oak Inn
Ranked #1 of 4 Gainesville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Miami, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After living in Gainesville for 10 years back in the 1980's, we returned for a short visit and were thrilled to find the Laurel Inn! The Inn has been beautifully restored, making for a delightful stay. Monta and Peggy went out of their way to anticipate and satisfy all of our needs. Our daughter had an early morning interview and... More 

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Edisto Island, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want an excellent place to stay in Gainesville chose the Laurel Oak Inn B and B Beautiful, quiet, meticulously clean,,porches and gardens to enjoy the outside of the inn and very delicious breakfasts. The owners, Monta and Peggy, take delight in sharing their home and their city with their guests. If I am lucky enough to get back... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My husband and I were in need of a get-a-way and it was our anniversary weekend. So we booked The Laurel Oak hoping we would find a nice place waiting for us. Not only is this property just beautiful inside and out, the owners Peggy and Monta are just the nicest people and made our stay truly memorable. From the... More 

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We have stayed in B&Bs for years, & this has to be THE friendliest place ever! The beautiful house & room was out-done only by the incredible hospitality & genuine friendship of the owners, Peggy & Monta. Every restaurant Monta recommended was excellent, but never as good as his & Peggy's amazing breakfasts...... I HIGHLY recommend The Laurel Oak Inn... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Peggy and Monta are excellent hosts!! You do not feel in a hotel, you feel at home. The facilities are in perfect conditions, the garden and the house are very beautiful, the neighborhood is very quiet though close to the downtown. But most important is the relaxing atmosphere you can experience in that place. Monta, thanks for the ride to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

My girlfriend and I had an absolutely love stay at The Laurel Oak Inn. Every aspect of our trip was incredible thanks to Peggy and Monta; he even drove us to the airport at 6:00 in the morning! I cannot recommend The Laurel Oak Inn highly enough. It is in a league of its own.

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My husband and I were in Gainesville celebrating a friend's wedding. We had to make last minute plans because a family member was sick and we could not stay with them. Laurel Oak Inn was one of the few places with a room that weekend on that short of notice. I am soooo happy I booked it! Everything was perfect.... More 

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FLA, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Tucked back into a quiet neighborhood just blocks from downtown Gainesville. The property is beautiful inside and out. The rooms have that B&B antique feel, but with modern updates (bathrooms stocked with Aveda products) and super comfortable bedding. Lots of porches and places to relax. Each room has a unique style and feel. Monta and Peggy treat you like family... More 

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Atlanta
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54 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This B&B is one of the best that I have stayed in and I am looking forward to bringing my wife back. Impressive and well restored 1885 house on a street of wonderfully restored homes, within easy walking distance of the downtown restaurants and bars. Amazing gourmet breakfast from a friendly and knowledgeable host. Wine in the afternoons and good... More 

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Gainesville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

As Gainesville residents, my wife and I were looking for a Bed and Breakfast in our town to get away. This meticulously restored Victorian era home near downtown is very close to great dining and entertainment. Peggy and Monta paid attention to every detail and made us feel right at home. Our room was very comfortable and clean, with all... More 

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Address: 221 SE Seventh Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
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Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5

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