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Bitter Sweet Bed & Breakfast

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470 Wurtemburg Rd, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
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Bitter Sweet Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #9 of 16 Rhinebeck B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a native New Yorker who resides in Miami, a tropical getaway is a few blocks away. My husband and I wanted to take a trip back down memory lane to where it all began. We met at Omega in Rhinebeck and due to seasonal hours we could not stay at Omega for our winter honeymoon, we choose to stay... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My wife took me away, on my birthday, for a long weekend trip to the Rhinebeck and Hyde Park area. Our stay at the Bitter Sweet Bed & Breakfast was wonderful. The accommodations were nice and it is made all the more better by the inn owner, Edith. She does everything in her power to make her inn feel like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The moment we arrived and scanning over the beautiful landscape there welcoming us with open arms was owner Edith. The beautiful room we had was a room Abraham Lincoln would has stayed. Sunken Master sweet filled with antique furniture , fire place, chandelier, Terrace! with breathtaking views of fields of lavender and greens and nestled within a pond. We changed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Charming B&B, nestled in. Surrounded by cottage garden, with gentle paths and many places to sit quietly in nature. Floral themes abound outside and in. My cozy room was well appointed with beautiful antique furniture. Breakfast room is bright and welcoming. Owner Edie is sprightly, knowledgable, and heartwarmingly friendly.

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New Haven, Connecticut
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A visit to the Hudson Valley, where artists, politicians , old and new money all found beauty that spoke to them, is a wonderful place to recharge. We went there this weekend with several friends and visited FDR home, Storm King Art Center , Olana, home of Frederic Church renowned landscape artist. We ate great meal at Culinary Institute of... More 

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11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I can't say enough good things about the Bitter Sweet Bed and Breakfast. The main thing is that Edith, the proprietor, will make sure you are 100% satisfied. Food is good and plenty of it. Need suggestions for a good restaurant, a hiking area or scenic morning run, Edith will help you out. After all she's been in the area... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

This lovely property, situated in a bucolic setting, seemed magical upon our arrival. The antiques and furnishings in the dining area and hallways were fitting for the old home and quite beautiful. Our room was rather small, but quite lovely and comfortable; however, it was not the room we'd reserved. The owner chose not to apprise us of that fact... More 

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Stone Ridge, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

I got a "special" from the owner: 4 nights pay for 5 nights stay because I would not be partaking of the breakfast. Still, it was no value because for my $130 nightly fee (that is $650 for the 5 nights, one being 'free') I had a rather awful experience. The room looked tired and was full of pots and... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

After reading the reviews of the Bittersweet B&B, I am a bit disappointed. I thought Ms. Edith was especially kind because we "clicked", but now I see that she's wonderful to most everyone! I felt as if I were simply visiting an Aunt or close family member. I arrived a little late with my two children after driving all day.... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

This is a tad late in being posted. I Returned to Ms.Edith's home again in mid-May to bring my daughter back to New Orleans for the summer. (She is a Bard student, just finishing her Frosh year.)Ms.Edith was her usual bubbly and warm self as she welcomed me in the early evening. A lot of driving plus packing the car... More 

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Address: 470 Wurtemburg Rd, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Location: United States > New York > Rhinebeck
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4

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