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Tamaracks Country Villa

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   85 Tamarack Rd, Byram, NJ 07821
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Ranked #1 of 1 Byram B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Hoboken, New Jersey
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 1 night for our 5th wedding anniversary. Though pulling up at first we weren't sure what to expect, once we got inside we were very, very pleasantly surprised. The rooms are spacious and very neatly kept, the fireplace is a wonderful touch even in summer time when the evenings get chilly. The tiled floors, airy architecture and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most beautiful places I have ever stayed. It's fantastic in every way. The owners resurrected this place from rubble and spent 12 years rehabbing it to make it the spectacular mansion it is today. You feel like you've stepped into a French mansion. The breakfast was fabulous and Cate is so warm and welcoming. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in October of 2013. The place is beautiful. The rooms are gorgeous and very comfortable. Breakfast was delicious. We stayed for our 19 year anniversary and will definitely come back. Thank you for a wonderful stay.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a few days in this breath-taking B&B back in June on our second honeymoon. We had never been to a B&B before so we didn´t know what to expect. We were blown away at the magnificence of the place. The house, the decor, the gardens, the comfy beds, the tub! Everything was way above our... More

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Staten Island, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of this beautiful Bed & Breakfast is in a quiet, secluded area. The house itself is ornate and charming and just a perfect place for a getaway/retreat! My husband and I spent this past weekend there in The Old Orchard Room and to our delight, the room was large, clean and bright and had a wonderful, cozy charm... More

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Turnersville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Looking for a hotel while planning to visit friend, I stumbled across this B&B listing, I was amazed from their website and upon arrival words could not express. I drove up the drive feeling like I was back in Italy. From the tour, the amazing history and personal touches, Cate and Tom have created a place of wander that I... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I don't know where to begin.....we decided to take a last minute trip for the weekend and chose this inn and OMG are we ever so happy we did!!!! Totally AMAZING !!!! Best experience we have ever had!!!!! From the minute we walked into the door until we left!!! Cate and Tom were the most gracious hosts ever!!!! They gave... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen. The rooms and grounds are exquisite, and the breakfast is delicious. However, what really sets this place apart is the wonderful owners, who are gracious, helpful, and go out of their way to make sure all of their guests have a great experience. This is a wonderful place... More

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This place along with its owners is extraordinary. I love bed and breakfasts but this is the most beautiful one I have ever seen. My son got married in New Jersey last weekend and this is where a group of our friends stayed and where we hosted the rehearsal dinner. Because of Cate and Tom's infinite kindness, everything went smoothly... More

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Pownal Center, Vermont, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My first experience at this B&B was solo, on a business trip, but I plan to come back and bring my wife! It is a romantically restored stone villa, very unusual for this part of the country, and the rooms are magnificent. The amount of space, overall and in the rooms, is jawdropping. Two of the larger rooms have private... More

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Address: 85 Tamarack Rd, Byram, NJ 07821
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Byram
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tamaracks Country Villa 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Wheelchair access
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Originally built as a stone farmhouse at the turn of the 19th century, the Tamaracks Country Villa was later absorbed in 1909 into a European-style stucco “castle”, locally known as The Colby Mansion in Sussex County’s Skylands district.Secluded on 5 1/2 acres surrounded by gardens and woodlands, creek and lake, the inn was the dream home of a self-styled architect/entrepreneur and his internationally known artist-wife.While preserving much of the original interior spaces, the seven suites with private ensuite baths, gas fireplaces, and sitting/work areas, are all handcrafted rooms tastefully and artistically appointed. Some have soaking tubs, two person showers, and private balconies. Common areas abound on both floors of the inn providing spaces for guests to relax or visit with others and also for small social gatherings (weddings, club meetings, showers) or business meetings. The first floor is completely accessible and the entire building has a sprinkler system for our guests’ safety.A complimentary full breakfast is offered each morning in the dining room. With its open hearth, bake oven, and 12″ beams cut from the property, the dining room reflects the early Dutch settlers’ heritage.Come for a visit. We would love to share our inn with you. ... more   less 
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