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277 Rose Hill Avenue, Versailles, KY 40383
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A Storybook Inn
Ranked #1 of 6 Versailles B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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English first
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Background: 10 of us, 7 in the guest house and 3 in the "Gone With the Wind" Pros: impeccable service, classically decorated rooms. Free and fast wifi. Homemade oatmeal raisin cookies to welcome us. Comfortable beds. We were welcomed and never made to feel like a nuisance even though we arrived well after midnight. The breakfast was gourmet and a... More

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Granville, Ohio
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

By far the best bed and breakfast we have ever stayed in and we have stayed in many. The accommodations and furnishings are top notch. The breakfasts were unbelievable. As one of the guests at breakfast said "Elise is Martha Stewart, the Barefoot Contessa and Paula Dean all rolled into one".

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London, England
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This Inn is absolutely wonderful - immaculately decorated and clean, in a charming town, and a very friendly welcome. The attention to detail was extremely high, with both hot and cold drinks available whenever we wanted them. The breakfasts were fantastic, delicious, healthy and served beautifully. This is a very special and romantic place to stay.

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Prairie Village, Kansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I have always been confused why people don't stay in B and B's when traveling instead of large chain hotels...and Storybook drives that point home again. Elise {the owner) has done an incredible job of creating an environment that exemplifies the hospitality of the South. Designed to perfection with an added bonus of a sunroom ( where you will enjoy... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

we do slot of traveling, and often stay in B&Bs instead of hotels..... Storybook inn is the best of the best.....better even than the B&Bs in Bardstown.....lots of land and landscaping outside...huge 5 star rooms inside....kingsize bed....hottub in bath....free wifi and cable....Ice cold a/c.....free mini bar...etc.......and breakfast the next morning?.....omg good......delicious...top chef type stuff.....and lots of it......nothing but A+++s for... More

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Where to begin! My most amazing B&B experience to date. It is obvious that Elise takes pride in A Storybook Inn and it is evident in her diligent attention to details. The rooms are luxuriously and immaculately decorated, the inn is spotless, the grounds are gorgeous and the food is creative and fantastic. I rarely write reviews, but I couldn't... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Best Bed and Breakfast we have ever stayed at by far. Beautifully decorated ultra clean accommodations. Tastiest healthy breakfasts ever in an awesome ambience. An innkeeper who goes to great lengths to ensure each guest is comfortable and happy. What more can anyone ask? This is a six star B&B - simple as that.

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Dick, you and Phyllis and Barbara were an absolute delight to host. I look forward to your next visit in September! All the very best! Elise More

Harrison, Tennessee
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The cleanliness, decor, cuisine, staff, and overall experince of staying at A Strorybook Inn are without equal. The location is within easy walking distance of downtown Versailles. we did not want tl leave!

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The Storybook Inn is a gem. The house has been lovingly restored and updated with every modern convenience. The food is fantastic and Elise goes out of her way to make every guest feel welcomed and pampered. We enjoyed our experience tremendously and will definitely return to this lovely B&B. Amy R.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

My husband and I stayed at A Storybook Inn from March 29-31. What a lovely property inside and out! The Innkeeper, Elise, is a wonderful, thoughtful, friendly and welcoming host. It is very clear that she wants her guests to relax, feel at home, and enjoy all that the inn has to offer. We stayed in the Guesthouse - it... More

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Address: 277 Rose Hill Avenue, Versailles, KY 40383
Location: United States > Kentucky > Versailles
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Elegant, historic...A Storybook Inn is upscale in every way! A Select Registry Property. Excellence in style and service! Incredible culinary delights! More like a small European luxury hotel say our well-traveled guest! At A Storybook Inn, our emphasis is on you! This dear old place envelopes one with a delicious sense of calm! Minutes from the world famous Keeneland Race Course, world class Thoroughbred Horse Farms. We can arrange a tour for you! A Storybook Inn is a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of the world. We have hosted guests from around the world, including ambassadors and European royalty's entourage. But we also host the local events with the same distinction. Our 50 foot glass conservatory with the garden view is a splendid place to have your multi-course breakfast. Come see why A Storybook Inn is "close to everything but world's apart!" ... more   less 
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