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Philip W. Smith Bed and Breakfast

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   2039 East Main Street, Richmond, IN 47374
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Ranked #2 of 4 Richmond B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
2Vagabonds2 Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in the Richmond area don't miss the Phillip W. Smith and Martha E Parry B&Bs. Call Jill to book your room so you will not be disappointed. The two homes have a variety of rooms with period charm and modern comforts. If you are a 42" flat screen HDTV buff take a pass because the TVs are... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My husband and I decided to run away for the weekend and found ourselves in Richmond, IN so we decided to stay at the Philip W. Smith B&B. It was wonderful. The owners are very friendly and accomodating. The bedroom was comfortable and breakfast was wonderful!

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Hopkins, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Had grand time at the B&B. food was excellent! Stayed in room #1. Next time I want room #4 it has a nice shower. Jill See you next year! Love you cooking! Great area restaurants are close buy. Love love this B&B

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Plainfield, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Jill & Kris are both very nice. Our room was #4. A nice full size comfortable bed smashed into a tiny cramped corner room, along with a tiny cramped bathroom and a tiny outdated TV. My husband and I literally had to turn sideways and scoot by each other to even move past any spot in the room. He is... More

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jilldnelson, Owner at Philip W. Smith Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Guest room 4 at the Smith house is described on our website, www.pwsmithbnb.com, as our smallest room, most suited for an occupancy of 1 adult. In this particular circumstance, the guests did not book their room, but it was booked by a family member. Therefore, we did not have the opportunity to discuss their needs prior to check in. We... More

New York City, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Spent 3 nights in the beginning of November while exploring Antique Alley and had an amazing stay at the Martha E Parry property! Rooms were spacious and furnished very nicely, as was the entire house. You can tell the love and care that was taken while finishing this beautiful old home! The hosts Kris and Jill were wonderful and helpful... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

I had a day staying in Richmond Indiana, and called the Martha Parry house. Jill said she had a room at last moment!! What a stunning old house. The stained glass on the second floor landing was spectacular. I had to leave early the next morning and Kris prepared a breakfast for me the night before and brought it over... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We did a girls weekend getaway to go biking but unfortunately, the weather did not cooperate with us. We were warmly received by Kris and after getting settled into our beautiful quaint rooms we headed to the parlor for cocktail hour. It was so great hearing the history of the home, how Jill & Kris purchased this property, the Smith... More

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Columbia City, Indiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

My friend and I decided to have a girl's night in the area and stay at our first B & B. We didn't know what to expect and this went way above our expectations! Kris and Jill went out of their way to make us feel comfy and welcome. We stayed in the Martha Perry house and loved it! Everything... More

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new york
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Stayed in the Parry House which was very comfortable and host Kris took great care of my wife and me and our 15-year-old daughters. The stay really took us back to a wonderful era! Easy access to all of Richmond, including Earlham College. Would highly recommend as an alternative to cookie-cutter hotels with no personalized service.

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

My mom and I were travelling through the area and planned to stay at some B&Bs. We chose the Martha Parry House because of the beautiful stained glass we saw on the website. We arrived and met Jill one of the proprietors. She was so welcoming and friendly that we were at ease right away. She even upgraded us to... More

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Address: 2039 East Main Street, Richmond, IN 47374
Location: United States > Indiana > Richmond
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Philip W. Smith Bed and Breakfast 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Elegant Queen Ann Victorian Family home located in the East Main Street - Glen Miller Park Historic District of Richmond, Indiana. Features four distinctive guest rooms: One with two twin size beds. Three with king size beds. One with a queen size bed. All with private baths. Relax in the evening with homemade refreshments amid the beauty of hand carved wood and stained glass windows. Awaken in the morning to the aroma of fresh baked breads and enjoy a complimentary full breakfast. ... more   less 
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