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The Cottage Bed and Breakfast

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   295 W Palmer Mill Rd, Monticello, FL 32344
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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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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Houston TX
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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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Suwanee, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2006

We stayed here for one night in mid April after doing a Trip Advisor search and Google. I am so glad we picked this place and not one of the other local B 'n B's. Upon walking into their Venetian courtyard, we knew this place was different and special. The care that went into the design and decor was very... More

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Address: 295 W Palmer Mill Rd, Monticello, FL 32344
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Monticello
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cottage Bed and Breakfast 3*
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Here at the Cottage, join folks like actors Kirstie Allie and Shalim Ortiz in finding the grace of the old, the charm of the new, amid the peaceful green fields and sheltering oaks. Each room has a queen bed, european decor, sitting area, private bath, cable tv, comfy robes, central heat/air and charm to spare! Enjoy our relaxed romantic atmosphere, and nearby sights and activities, from golf, hunting or fishing, to antiquing to dog racing and poker, to theater to kayaking! Soak away your cares in our big claw-foot tub, have a massage, or just enjoy our Jacuzzi. Let us make you comfortable! The most elegant dining in the area also available in our gorgeous dining room, by advance reservation only! Recent guests said our cuisine is better than Emeril's! ... more   less 
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