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Avera-Clarke House Bed & Breakfast

580 West Washington St, Monticello, FL 32344
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Moriches, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Gretchen and Troy were the best host's one could possibly ask for.We had a real treat being able to book the cottage which to say the least was fantastic.The decor was over the top, the grounds are terrific with outdoor furniture,patios,hammocks,etc..Breakfast was also a special treat with and egg dish,fresh fruit's and great coffee.We shall remember our stay for many... More 

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Florence, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We had a lovely weekend and great breakfasts, which were served at 9am. I especially liked the baked french toast made with cream cheese & orange juice. Our bed had a pillow top and was very comfortable. The owners could not have been nicer and were very gracious about our late arrival. Parking is on the main street that runs... More 

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Central Fl.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Avera-Clarke House is a step back into nostalgia and elegance. Troy and Gretchen can not do enough to make your stay above and beyond. The garden and the extra space for guests outside gives you many options for relaxing. Although they are only set up with 4 or 5 guest bedrooms the outside roofed area and gardens can accommodate large... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Troy and Gretchen were terrific hosts. We learned about their careers and travels, where Gretchen collected many of the whimsical decorative arts and antiques which adorn this late-Victorian mansion. My wife won this at a charity golf tournament, and we will definitely recommend this B&B to friends and relatives. I would describe the decor as "whimsical eclectic". There are some... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I came across The Avera Clarke House on an internet search after finding out a place in nearby Thomasville was already booked. Troy and Gretchen are wonderful hosts and were so informative about the area and it's history. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Breakfast was very good too! We enjoyed our time there so much we are already planning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Troy and Gretchen are like family you didn't know you had! I am normally more of a large luxury hotel person but when staying in small towns, like to do B&B's. We were lucky to get 2 nights at this charming house the weekend of FSU graduation. It was less than 30 minutes to get to/from Tallahassee but a world... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We love staying here every year for the annual Monticello Watermelon Festival! Gretchen and Troy are the most charming hosts! The rooms are spacious, beautifully decorated, so comfortable and clean. The house is a historic landmark and within walking distance to downtown, shopping and dining. The grounds are beautiful with a huge backyard and hammock and grill for outdoor dining... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012 via mobile

We loved the Avera-Clarke House! We started with our children and felt very welcome! The rooms were charming, luxurious and spotless! Breakfast was fabulous, the grounds were beautiful and relaxing and our hostess, Gretchen, was so friendly and an excellent tour guide! You must try the Avera-Clarke House!

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