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Livingston Inn

Certificate of Excellence
752 E. Gorham Street, Madison, WI 53703
Livingston Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Okatie, South Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Peggy and Dave have always made our stay at their B&B a great pleasure. We count them among our small circle of close friends. The breakfast is great, the surrounding yard beautiful. The Inn provides a peaceful get away. The location is within walking distant to the Capitol building downtown. Don't miss the Saturday Farmer's Market which is set up... More 

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peggy & Dave were incredibly generous, accommodating hosts. Staying with them was the highlight of our visit. They put out an amazing organic breakfast every morning with good, strong coffee. Their beds were so comfortable. Their conversation was riveting. Their restaurant recommendations were fantastic. The Inn is right by the lake, a short drive to the capital, and close to... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to welcome your group to our B&B. You are all welcome back anytime, of course! We wish you many years of success. More 

Arlington
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133 reviews 133 reviews
35 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay in the Livingston Inn. The accommodations are first-rate, the breakfast is excellent, and the hospitality is unsurpassed. Peggy and Dave are great hosts. We heard the history of the building, one of the oldest in Madison. The location is also good, within walking distance of the capitol, university, and restaurants. We stayed in the William... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

We had so much fun getting to know you, share stories, and chat about all sorts of things! Thank you for choosing our B&B for your visit to Madison. More 

Evanston, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Peggy was a most gracious hostess and makes an AWESOME breakfast! We enjoyed the beautiful period decor with modern touches--especially the updated rainfall showers & super comfy beds. It was an easy walk into town & campus, and we meandered back along the lake--just steps from their back door. We hope to return!

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed our home and your stay in Madison! We work hard to provide all those little extra touches. Thank you so much for your review and kind words. More 

Starkville, Mississippi
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I've stayed at the Livingston Inn twice now; both times I was a visiting researcher at the University. The first trip was considerably longer than the second (2 months vs. 1 week), but both times I experienced such fantastic hospitality. The food is excellent, the accommodations are as breathtaking as the beautiful home, and the company was splendid. The family... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

We were so very, very happy to have you return to Madison! It's such a pleasure to have you in the house and you are such an interesting, smart, and kind person. You deserve nothing but tons of success in your research and career! Peggy and Dave More 

Round Lake, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is a place that is worth to stay in. It may seem a little pricy but it is very much worth it. Peggy has decorated the home in a beautiful way. The house also has a lot of history. The first thing that came up to our minds when we saw the house was "the House of the Seven... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Manager at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We're glad you took advantage of our changing spring weather and could enjoy a walk along the lake as well as the fireplace in the room! More 

Austin, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We stayed at the Livingston during our trip to Madison and we could not have picked a better place. Peggy was absolutely awesome and gave us some good tips on places to see and her recommendation of the Fore Quarter restaurant around the corner from the Inn was spot on for our taste. Our room was clean and very comfortable.... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review! We're glad your sleep was comfortable. We work hard to find high quality bedding and many guests have appreciated it. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future! More 

Decatur, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My husband and I have stayed at many B&B's and inns in the U.S. and Europe and this is by far the finest experience we have had. The inn itself is charming (very clean, and in a safe, central location), but what really made it great was Peggy. She treats everyone like friends, and really knocks herself out making sure... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We so enjoy welcoming wedding guests at the inn because it's such a special and memorable time for all involved! More 

Manitowoc, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

First time for my wife and I at the Livingston Inn and we will for sure be back. We were warmly welcomed when we checked in and Peggy, one of the owners asked us what we wanted to do in Madison, gave us ideas and helped us secure some tickets for a popular and sold-out musical we wanted to see... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

We really enjoyed meeting you and were so glad you took advantage of the conservatory during a Madison "spring"! You also inspired us to get last-minute tickets to the same show on Sunday, and we had a fabulous time ourselves. More 

Sierra Vista, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I have written three other reviews and will continue to write more on this beautiful place! I can not express how lovely our stay was. To start out our "check in" was Peggy sitting us down and getting to know us, giving us brilliant ideas on where to go first and then showing us around and making us feel right... More 

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Peggy and Dave F, Owner at Livingston Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was such a pleasure to meet two wonderful people and welcome you to Madison! We wish you nothing but success and happiness for many years to come. Peggy and Dave More 

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