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Admiral Bicknell Inn

600 E Main Street, New Albany, IN 47150
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Admiral Bicknell Inn
Ranked #2 of 2 New Albany B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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New Albany, Indiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

My husband surprised me for our anniversary with reservations to this historical bed and breakfast. One of the most romantic things he has ever done. We had the Cupola suite on the 3rd floor all to ourselves. Which includes a private little staircase up to the roof where there is a great little crow's nest kind of room overlooking the... More

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Camden, IN
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

My husband and I spent three nights at the Admiral Bicknell Inn in the Cupola Suite. The house itself is beautiful; be sure to admire the special convex window panes from the other side of the street. Valla Ann, the innkeeper, is a gem. Her suggestions for sightseeing and restaurants were perfect for us, and her breakfasts are incredible, with... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

We bought a voucher on Living Social and enjoyed a wonderful night at this fabulous B & B, a 163 year old mansion. Our hostess, Valla Ann, was very kind, caring and attentive and her home cooked breakfast--thick slices of French toast topped with fresh fruit, nuts and whipped cream--was a decadent delight. The room was lovely, the bed was... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Had a great weekend trip here from Cincinnati a while back and I would love to plan another weekend here. The house is cool and we stayed in the The Admiral Bicknell Suite, which was awesomely huge. Claw footed tub, no shower, but it matched the atmosphere. Our favorite part was hanging out at the pool on the hot weekend... More

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Fla
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7 reviews 7 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

The Inn is very beautiful and perfect for walking to town and the river, both 5 minute walk. The Inn feels very cozy and the most amazing part of this beautiful place is the Inn keeper, she is the nicest most caring and fun B&B owner I have ever met! She went out of her way to accommodate us and... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We just had a wonderful couple of days in the Inn ! Stayed in the Admiral Bicknell suite. Lovely experience. Nice place to relax. As with most of the other reviews we concur that innkeeper was nice and helpful with information. Our suite was excellent. Very spacious nicely furnished and very comfortable. It faces the street but was quiet and... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Although the beds and bedding are excellent and the is innkeeper interesting and unique, the pictures and descriptions on the website are not indicative of our experience. The food is unremarkable and there are cleanliness issues outside the structure. We much enjoyed the Culbertson Mansion and the small town of New Albany; but it is doubtful that we would return... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We have only had the chance to stay at The Admiral once, but hope to return someday soon! The rooms are all beautiful! You feel as if you are back in the shipping boom era. Valla Ann was wonderful from start to finish. She was helpful and charming in her own unique way and with helpful sightseeing/dinning information for the... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Stayed in the first floor room most of the weekend in Spring. Went out to eat walking down Main Street, etc. Also drove to nearby McDonald's for lunch. Impressed with the mirrors! Very cozy. Trains pretty noisy one night, but the nightmares added to the charm. A lot different from Chicago!

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Columbus, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

I had been to the Admiral Bicknell Inn in 2010 and was thrilled to see a Living Social deal offered again - I snapped it up! I met a college friend from Illinois the first time there and we had a blast talking to Valla Ann and hearing all her wonderful stories. We enjoyed the museum and restaurants in town... More

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Address: 600 E Main Street, New Albany, IN 47150
Location: United States > Indiana > New Albany

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