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Back Inn Time

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68 Fairfield Street St., Saint Albans, VT 05478
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Carolina, Rhode Island
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about this Inn is perfect; the location, the rooms, the hosts and the food. Loved the many nooks and crannies to sit and enjoy the views of the beautiful garden. Thank you Karen and Ron for an excellent mini vacation.

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Ghent, New York
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45 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The inn is a large home built in the 1800's and restored with period details throughout. KarenMarie and Ron were really wonderful hosts, who did everything possible to make our stay comfortable and enjoyable. The sheets and pillowcases on the beds are luxurious, and the towels and bathrobes are also of fine quality. All mechanicals and plumbing worked well, as... More 

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Land O Lakes, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I had a wonderful 4 day stay at this exquisite B+B. Clean, friendly and fantastic food. Karen and Ron make you feel right at home. Karen even makes homemade salad dressing that is out of this world. Will stay there again next time I visit beautiful St Albans.

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Montreal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Our family and some friends stayed in this B & B for the weekend of our daughter's wedding. The wedding was held in their back yard, which was lovely for such an event! Although our wedding group was small, they can accommodate a much larger group and even move the group indoors if the weather doesn't cooperate. The 1850s house... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

If you are looking for something quaint, friendly, and very much Vermont, then go visit ( and by all means stay at ) Back Inn Time. Tucked away in a small rural neighborhood in Saint Albans,Vermont, Back Inn Time offers comfy period ( 1858 Victorian ) accommodations in an amazingly large and spacious home. Each room is lovely assembled with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Back Inn Time was quite a find. It is in the beautiful town of St. Albans. The owners Karen Marie and Ron have really put their heart in soul into this property. The house itself is a landmark and the way Karen Marie and Ron have preserved this special place is amazing. The Inn is walking distance to downtown St.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Back Inn Time for our wedding night, and it was such a pleasant and romantic stay! The staff was attentive and flexible in making special arrangements for our late arrival after our wedding that evening; having chilled champagne on ice waiting for us in the room; and for accommodating my gluten-free dietary needs... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My husband and seven year old daughter recently stayed at this Inn and had a lovely visit. My daughter was absolutely enchanted by the Victorian period furnishings and we all were greeted/treated very warmly by the hosts. The accommodations were very comfortable, the place was very clean, and the breakfast was absolutely delicious! (I was delighted to discover that they... More 

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Innisfil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Back Inn Time was recommended to us. We arrived early evening and Karen Marie and Ron welcomed us warmly and showed us around their beautiful home. I was positively entranced. It took me back years…back to my Grandmother’s house. Such wonderful memories flooded in. The antiques, the stories, the warmth, the friendliness, our cozy room and the delicious breakfast shared... More 

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Dunnellon, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I had a most enjoyable five-night stay at KarenMarie and Ron's lovely inn. As I was in town visiting family and attending two family reunions, I wasn't able to spend a lot of time at the inn, but when I returned at the end of each day, I felt like I was going "home" to a quiet, relaxing retreat. Hope's... More 

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