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Rivercene Bed and Breakfast

127 County Road 463, New Franklin, MO 65274
Rivercene Bed and Breakfast
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We very much enjoyed our stay, Don and Joe are like visiting old friends, very warm and welcoming. The old mansion is fabulous and full of history and antiques. They are lovingly restoring this gem of the riverboat era. We can't wait to go back and see the progress!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Fun stay in a historic B&B in Franklin Missouri. Room was spacious and very comfortable. Delicious breakfast (cup of fresh cut fruit, homemade cinnamon rolls and quiche). Don was a great host who shared lots of stories of the house and family from his extensive research. Definitely recommend!

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Festus, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

First, I think there is only one bad review of this place, and I want to point out it was BEFORE the current owners took over! Now, down to business. What a great time we had this past Valentine's Day weekend!! My husband surprised me with this place and I was so happy with it. You kind of have to... More 

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Murray, Kentucky, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Although a little off the highway and off by itself, this is a great B & B. It is worth the stay at Christmas just to see the decorated house. Joe fixed one of the best breakfasts I have had at a B & B. We left with zip lock bags with our cinnamon rolls. Historic Rocheport with its nice... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I knew the original owners (decedents of the builder) and had visited the home often due to my parents being friends of the family. The home at that time was not totally restored, however had been brought back from decay with love and care. It was tasteful and beautiful during those years. I realize that the B&B had been let... More 

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Louisa, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Our party of 8, 6 of us over 60 and 2 around 30, gathered at Rivercene B&B for our third night on a 7 day ride on the Katy Trail. We were greeted by Don, a self proclaimed murder mystery writer and on of the 2 owners of the B&B. We did not meet his partner Joe until the next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My daughter and I had a great time at the Rivercene. Our hosts were so accommodating and interesting. The history of the house, the family, and the area came to life for us by seeing the old photos, paintings, and Don's wonderful storytelling. The house itself is like a museum and is so well preserved. The grounds are beautiful and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We spent two nights at Rivercene and are looking forward to returning. If you have a bicycle the Katy Trail passes right by and we enjoyed riding on it in both directions. Our room was large and very comfortable, the bed was great, and the breakfast wonderful. The entrance is an immediate right turn after crossing the Missouri River Bridge... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Last weekend was the 2nd time my husband and I stayed and it certainly won't be the last! The place is charming with fascinating history and antiques. The rooms are very clean and beautifully decorated, as is the rest of the house. The breakfast each stay was beyond all expectations both in presentation and in taste. Absolutely exquisite! The best... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Actually I stayed there with my husband in June 2009, but I would like now to make a review anyway. It was a very interesting experience. It's great for a romantic trip. There are different decorated rooms and the breakfast is very good. It also very amusing to hear the histories of ghosts there. The housekeeper Nancy was very kind... More 

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