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Blue Belle Inn B&B and Tea House

513 W. Fourth Street, PO Box 205, Saint Ansgar, IA 50472-0205
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anne's house of dreams was the perfect place for our family to stay while in town for a funeral. Sherrie was so helpful accommodating our needs. The house is very warm and inviting. We have stayed here multiple times and have never been disappointed.

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SherrieH, Owner at Blue Belle Inn B&B and Tea House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We're sorry for the occasion that brought you back to the Blue Belle, but glad we could help with your needs and provide a comfortable haven for your family. We are always happy to see you! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

Always wanted to try their stuffed pumpkin and I was glad I did! It was so good. Everything we ordered was really good. It is also a very nice place to spend the night or two although we didn't but just visiting the vacant rooms they had made me want to book a room. My favorite was the Sleeping Beauty... More 

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SherrieH, Owner at Blue Belle Inn B&B and Tea House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind recommendation! I'm glad you enjoyed your stuffed pumpkin! Come again soon. More 

Spring Grove, Minnesota
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We stopped here on our way to Mason City to the Park Inn and found it quaint and interesting. The owner was present and charming, but we couldn't brag about the cuisine. It had been recommended by relatives that we highly respect, so we expected higher quality and creativity. However, it was a great little town to stop and visit... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Who would have thought that the small town of St. Ansgar Iowa holds such a wonderful B&B. I've stayed at the Blue Belle Inn four times now and it has become my home away from home. Sherrie, the owner, has done a wonderful job in romantically decorating this Victorian style house. Each room has it's own theme, based on a... More 

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Hudson, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We stay here every time we're in the area. Always a delight no matter which room. Charming home and gracious hosts. Our bed in Sherwood Forest suite had a memory foam top which makes it very comfortable.

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Iowa City, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

My husband & I have stayed in a variety of B&Bs in North and South America. The Blue Belle Inn is simply one of the best. What a gem! The Inn absolutely gorgeous without feeling too old or stuffy. Perfect for anniversary retreats, girls' weekends and even small weddings! The owner is willing to go the extra mile to customize... More 

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Fairmont, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We stayed here as three adult sisters working on a book project. The Anne of Green Gables cottage was perfect for what we needed. I was very pleasantly surprised at how comfortable the twin mattress was in the kids' bedroom. You can see parts of the original brick of the home in parts of the renovation, and the wood in... More 

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SherrieH, Owner at Blue Belle Inn B&B and Tea House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay! It was fun to meet you all and we hope to see you again one day. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My cousin and I grew up in cities 100 miles apart. We spent our childhood holidays together in St. Ansgar, Iowa, while visiting our grandparents who lived there. The miles between us have grown, but we still like to get together as often as we can. We decided it would be a fun way to relive our old memories by... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stayed here for one night, this could have been a great time. We called for supper reservations after make the room reservation and we were told that there was no supper. After we checked in and got into our room we were told that we had to warm up our breakfast in the morning as there was no one... More 

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SherrieH, Owner at Blue Belle Inn B&B and Tea House, responded to this review

First, I am sorry that your experience at the Blue Belle Inn was not what you hoped it would be. I am glad that you found some part of your experience enjoyable. However, I do think it is only fair that those reading your review be told the rest of the story. This reservation was made online only a few... More 

Bloomington, Minnesota, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at the little cottage.... perfect for 2 couples! Our friends from Sweden were delighted with the cottage. We had an evening meal there one night - very good! And both breakfast meals were great! The attention to details is wonderful - in rooms and for dining. The hostess as well as staff are great - We... More 

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