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The Big Bungalow B&B

618 Fatherland Street, Nashville, TN 37206 (Historic Edgefield)
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The Big Bungalow B&B
Ranked #4 of 19 Nashville B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Virginia Horse Country
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first stay with Ellen W at the Big Bungalow, and it won't be our last. Its a great value. We stayed in the largest room; the bed was very comfortable and the bath truly luxurious - Wonderful thoughtful items like makeup removal towelettes and good toiletries. Next time we will plan enough time to have a massage!... More

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Torrance, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Ellen greeted us like friends. This is the way a B&B should be! Our room was very nice and the B&B is close enough to the city that you could walk across the pedestrian bridge... but it was raining! The breakfast, and the company of the other guests at breakfast, was VERY nice! I'd LOVE to come back and stay... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

This is a great bed and breakfast. We stayed for a week. For starts Ellen is such a great host. If you don't know quite what you're doing she will always have a good suggestion. The b&q is right next to East Nashville also, which has so much good stuff to do and places to eat. Really felt home there.... More

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the bed-and-breakfast, and in Nashville with all the music it provides. We were greeted by a very nice employee as we arrived and the room was larger than we had expected. The only downfall was it was a little far away from where we needed to be while visiting Nashville. The breakfast was quite enjoyable,... More

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

I was referred to the Big Bungalow by another B&B that was full and I'm certainly glad they did! The house was beautiful and filled with amazing artwork, some of which was created by Ellen's artist family & friends. It was cozy, inviting and I truly felt I was staying at the house of a much-loved family friend. I also... More

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Tuscumbia, Alabama
Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
15 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

An excellent B & B in an older section of Nashville, a neighborhood of saved and preserved Craftsman style homes, which I love. Ellen Warshaw is the owner and operator and makes sure you're taken care of and well fed in the morning, with LARGE, delicious breakfasts. If you're not a big eater in the morning be sure and mention... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Get out of the hotels/motels and in to a wonderful place in a neighborhood in East Nashville where you can see something besides the highways and the chain restaurants! The Big Bungalow is a beautiful bed and breakfast. It's clean, comfy, some nicely decorated and you'll feel at home in the midst of an older Nashville neighborhood that's becoming an... More

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Kennesaw
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

If you're not a morning person, beware. Ellen and her assistant can be quite overbearing. At breakfast, they want to know everything you got planned for the day. Everything. And they will ask every morning. They are great at recommending restaurants and things to do but if you already got it planned, it can be quite annoying. Also, they may... More

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Chicago Ridge, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed here for three nights and had a very positive experience. Ellen directed us to a great spot where we had a tasty dinner and listened to live music. Yes, our room was the smaller one, but being in Nashville, we were out all day playing tourists, not lamenting on the size of our room. Breakfast... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
22 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We stayed at the Big Bungalow on the last 2 nights of a roadtrip through the South, where most of our hotel or b&b experiences were great. This was one of the most expensive we stayed in, but one of the poorest. The home is beautifully kept, spotless and well decorated, but our upstairs room was a rather strange shape,... More

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Address: 618 Fatherland Street, Nashville, TN 37206
Location: United States > Tennessee > Nashville > Historic Edgefield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
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The Big Bungalow B&B is located in Nashville's Historic Edgefield neighborhood walking distance from Music City's downtown, Titans Stadium, and minutes from all the wonderful sites Nashville has to offer. This 1926 home offers just the right mix of old charm with a warm homey atmosphere, contemporary amenities, and urban convenience. Featuring: 3 rooms/3 private baths, a Licensed Massage Therapist on site, Superior Breakfast, High Speed Internet, and live musical events. Come and Visit! ... more   less 
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