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Columbine Bed & Breakfast

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1707 South Third Street, Louisville, KY 40208
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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 2 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I were in Louisville visiting her aunt, and decided to stay here because the neighborhood looked really interesting. As other reviews have stated, Rich really make this place special. My girlfriend and I instantly felt like we were close friends with him. His stories are always hilarious, and his pancakes are something else, even though he'll tell... More 

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Rich M, Owner at Columbine Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. Bob and I felt terrible that someone had items stolen from their vehicle. I am sorry if his anger made you and my other guests feel uncomfortable. I understand he felt violated. Bob and I did, too. But, when he arrived, he asked before he checked in if... More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to stay! This was our 5th stay at the Columbine B&B and would always be our first choice when traveling to Louisville. The property is beautiful and well kept. They are very knowledgeable of Louisville and the local attractions and restaurants. The weekend breakfasts prepared by Rich are wonderful! Highly recommended!

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Rich M, Owner at Columbine Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We sure are going to miss having your family staying with us! The great part of being located next to the university is that we get to host families for up to four years. The sad part is when your child graduates, we have to say goodbye to guests who have become our friends. Over the years that your son... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rich is an incredible host. I felt like a friend staying over rather than a paying guest. The house is lovely and atmospheric, the rooms very comfortable. It’s on a quiet street, yet within walking distance of the University of Louisville campus and a strip of shops, including the tasty Quill Coffee shop. Noise-sensitive people might prefer the rooms on... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

My wife and I stayed at the Columbine during a recent weekend trip to Louisville. The owners, Rich and Bob, are wonderful people and made us feel instantly at home in their sumptuous bed and breakfast. The guestrooms was large and very comfortable and overlooked the lovely garden behind the house. Breakfasts were lovely affairs with excellent food prepared by... More 

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Anderson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I was at the Columbine on a business trip and wish I'd had the time to enjoy the property, the house itself, and the historic neighborhood. This is really a place to vacation. There were barely enough electrical plugs and desk room for me to work in the evenings, but the place is so beautiful, and the owners so delightful.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We use the Columbine B&B for all of our University visitors. It is such a pleasure to work with the owner for any of our needs for our guests. The B&B is always in excellent condition and beautiful inside. Located in a wonderful location with lots of beautiful homes surrounding it. We have never been disappointed with their service. Our... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We've stayed here multiple times over the years and the experience is always relaxing. Rich and Bob are the most wonderful and caring hosts. The house is gorgeous and the rooms are comfortable and better than any hotel. Louisville is a great city to visit, but the trip is all the more enhanced when you come back to your room... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We stayed at the Columbine during our recent trip to Louisville. There were three of us, we had two rooms. We had never stayed at a B&B before and but realize why some travelers choose a B&B over a hotel. We were warmly invited, shown around and immediately made to feel comfortable. We were impressed by all of the wood... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

What a great place to be. What a great people to meet. Feels like home. Tastes like home. Looks like home. I have been to many hotels all around the world, but nowhere I didn't have that feeling. Looking forward to come again.

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Lake Worth, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We found this B&B on the internet when planning a long weekend in Louisville - first time visitors. This is a wonderfully preserved "Old Louisville-style" home that is decorated with period pieces and collections from the host's world travels. There is even a baby grand piano in the front room to which I helped myself one morning. We were warmly... More 

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