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1872 John Denham House

555 West Palmer Mill Road, Monticello, FL
1872 John Denham House
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would highly recommend I love Bed and Breakfasts. I love this one in particular. It is a very well maintained, original home. It has a friendly vibe if you will. The rooms are spacious, clean and had special touches such as robes, slippers, and bubble bath. Pat is gracious with southern hospitality at its best. There was complementary wine... More 

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Miramar, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Where do I start? The place is absolutely charming and historic and the service was superb. We stayed in the Blue Room, which according to some articles is the epicenter of some haunting a at this charming B&B. However, we did not get any activity at all. We did however wake up to the best breakfast I've had this far... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stayed a nite at the Denham house b&b recently. It was a very pleasant visit. The room (and all of the inn) was clean and roomy and attractive. Bedding very comfortable also. It was a spur of the moment stop but Pat couldn't have been more welcoming and accommodating. We enjoyed a glass of wine on arrival and a... More 

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Portland Dorset
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We have a wonderful stay with Pat at the john denham house. The town is really friendly we loved the electric wheels cafe. Had a lovely cup of coffee and a lovely lady who gave us some good information. The house was really comfortable with afternoon tea provided and wine in the evenings . The room was spacious and clean... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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45 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We have stayed at B&B accommodations all over the U.S. We enjoyed our stay at 1872 John Denham House. Pat is a terrifc hostess and clearly wants her guests to feel welcomed and well served. After a long day of driving, we were met with chilled wine, mixed nuts and sweet treats. Our room was very spacious, quiet, and comfortable.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This was my second time here and both times felt very welcome. We did a last minute booking and they were able to accommodate us and my doggy. The first time, we were in the downstairs bedroom and my dog was up in the middle of the night with her head going up and down...watching. My partner is convinced she... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

For my birthday my husband and I stayed two nights. We stayed in the beautifully decorated and spacious Lacy room on the first floor. The bathroom was well stocked with various soaps, shampoos and towels. We slept quite soundly. It was very extremely quiet at night and the down comforter and mattress were heavenly. Pat the innkeeper was out of... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I really enjoyed my experience staying at this bed and breakfast. Compared to the prices of bed and breakfasts in nearby Thomasville, GA, it is a MUCH better deal. I got a huge room for half the price of the smallest room at a comparable B&B in Thomasville. There were warm cookies and desserts when we arrived, and the place... More 

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Our family got together to celebrate a birthday at the 1872 John Denham House. We stayed in the downstairs family suite. It was perfect for this occasion! Pat welcomed us, got us settled in, and gave us information on the area. Walking from this inn to the downtown shops and historic area is a breeze. The morning's breakfast was delicious... More 

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Lutz, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We stayed only one night at this Bed and Breakfast but would have loved to stay longer. The house is beautifully decorated in its original colors. The room was spacious and very clean. The owner/inn keeper, Pat, was very hospitable. The breakfast was delicious: homemade blueberry yogurt, souffle with local sausage, freshly made biscuits served with homemade preserves. Everything was... More 

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PatriciaI, Owner at 1872 John Denham House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review. You really remembered so of the nice details. It was great having you stay. Pat More 

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