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The Cottage Bed and Breakfast

295 W Palmer Mill Rd, Monticello, FL 32344
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The Cottage Bed and Breakfast
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Ranked #4 of 4 Monticello B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband surprised me with a getaway. Jean and Martha were the absolute best!!! The food was wonderful and the service even better. The place was historically beautiful with very fine craftsmanship. Outside at night was very romantic and inside the rooms felt like I was in France. I will definitely visit again and again!

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Ocala, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed on May 5-7, 2015 My husband and I enjoyed this B & B tremendously! It was so relaxing, serene and beautiful! The food was outstanding for breakfast and dinner! The service was so personal and made us feel special! The bed was comfortable and the room spacious and convenient. Jean Michel and Martha are delightful too! We highly recommend... More 

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

My wife and I had never stayed at a Bed & Breakfast before----and The Cottage exceeded our expectations. Martha and Jean Michelle are the perfect hosts. Do not, repeat do not, pass up dinner. Martha cooked up a salmon dish that was delicious with coconut rice. The decor is remarkable. Breakfast was crepes. Also I had made a mistake in... More 

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Saint Cloud, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

This was my first experience at a Bed & Breakfast and I must say me and my husband loved it. We stayed July 13 2013 to celebrate our 9th Anniversary and could not have been happier. Martha and John Michelle were welcoming from the moment we made the reservations. We truly wanted to sample the dinner from this location but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

We have stayed at this charming home several times. The hosts go out of their way to make one comfortable and meet all needs. I have food allergies which were accommodated at breakfast with special gluten and dairy free waffles and almond milk. Fresh fruit, eggs, cereal, and other offerings are available for breakfast. The rooms are comfortable and roomy,... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

Because my husband and I were going to be in the area at fly fishing school, our children decided to present us with an evening out at The Cottage for our 25th anniversary. The dinner was not only delicious, but one of a kind, designed uniquely for us. The owners, Martha and Jean Michel, were perfect hosts who made us... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

Based on the reviews I had seen on this and other websites, my husband and I were looking forward to our stay. Unfortunately, Tropical Storm Debra decided to make her presence during the same time so we called the property a few days before our scheduled reservation to see if they were going to be open and available. We left... More 

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mjmbandb, Owner at The Cottage Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Readers please note: the above review is inaccurate. Though these persons may have called, we never got a message from them OR Hotels.com. What they don't say is that they CANCELLED their reservation 5 days prior to the date of arrival, knowing that this would result in a loss of their funds, as is made clear when one reserves the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2011

We spent two nights in this lovely house in a very pretty northern Florida town. The place has been redesigned from basic cottage to something closer to a French country inn, not surprising given that the husband of the husband and wife managers comes from Paris. We had one dinner here, which was marvelous, and two breakfasts. Unlike many B&Bs... More 

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green28
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2009

My husband & I decided to celebrate our anniversary at this wonderful B&B. We had heard wonderful things about "The Cottage" & our experience there was nothing short of magical. Our dinner, prepared by Martha, was amazing. The love & craftmanship that Martha & Jean Michel put into their B&B is truly a sight to behold. The night that my... More 

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Orlando, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2008

I grew up in Monticello on the Tallahassee side of town. I have had the following events at the Cottage: birthday party with my twin, senior prom dinner, my graduation party (2003), and my best friend had her wedding reception/wedding night there as well. Jean Michel and Martha are amazing! Jean Michel did most of the designing and rebuilding of... More 

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