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Higgins House Victorian Bed and Breakfast

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420 South Oak Ave, Sanford, FL 32771
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This is the best bed and breakfast I've ever stayed at. Quiet rooms, pleasant surroundings, and a very accommodating couple who own the place makes for a wonderful time. The perfect getaway for a romantic weekend. I highly recommend staying here!

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Sanford, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

beautiful quaint place right across the street from a beautiful park not far at all from downtown Sanford. Lots to go see and do in Sanford. Lots of nice restaurants, local micro breweries to check out. You really need to check it all out

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Lincoln, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We ended up finding this place while looking to stay closer to Sanford Airport versus staying in Orlando for our last night and having to drive up to the airport in the morning. Booking the room was a charm, with personal emails and phone calls from the owner. We had a quiet arrival and it was in walking distance to... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The Inn's new owners, Patty and Mike Ribera provided a warm and welcoming environment for my one night stay at the Higgins House. I felt right at home. The Inn is conveniently located within easy walking distance of the restaurants in town. The property is lovely with wonderful details and has a great porch for rocking and resting. I was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed in many nice B&B's, but this one is the very best. The hosts, Patty & Mike are amazing people. Sitting on the porch talking with them was as wonderful as their tip to go to the Blues Bar just up the block (a MUST for music lovers on a Sunday afternoon/evening). We felt right at home and... More 

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Edgewater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We stayed overnight at this wonderful B&B while in Sanford for the short film fest. Mike and Pat are very cordial and accommodating, taking excellent care of us from the moment we arrived. Nestled in a quiet neighborhood, but close to downtown, it was perfect. Good night's rest and Pat-catered breakfast. Would definitely do it again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

From the minute we walked through the door, new owners Patty & Mike were extremely gracious hosts! We stayed in the Cedar room on the west side of the house & loved it. The bed was very comfortable & the room was spacious, & the entire house was decorated beautifully. Very short walk to downtown area. We were in town... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We saw their ad in the Allegent magazine and decided to just try it out after returning from a cruise. What a great find. The B&B is just a short stroll from a charming little town with excellent walks along the lake and fun and entertaining restaurants. We asked for suggestions for lunch and dinner and both places they sent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Had a bridal shower here - it was gorgeous! Used the living room for the party and the deck for the drinks. Everyone really loved it. The inn keepers were fantastic hosts and were so nice about everything. Cannot say enough great things - thank you so much!

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Titusville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

On every level Higgins house gets five stars from me. I am an artist who travels a lot and this was a nice surprise during a time of stress. Due to a last minute issue with my prearranged artist residence housing, I had to find a place to stay local for one night. Lou answered the phone and was the... More 

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