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752 E. Gorham Street, Madison, WI 53703
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Livingston Inn
Ranked #1 of 8 Madison B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came to Madison for a culinary weekend with two other couples, and we had an outstanding stay at the Livingston Inn. Peggy made us feel very welcome, and the inn immediately felt like a comfortable home base for us: beautiful vintage bedrooms, spacious common rooms, access to the lake, a tire swing in the front yard. The rooms had... More

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I loved our stay at the Livingston Inn in Madison. The owners of the Livingston did an amazing job renovating the structure as well as choosing furniture and decor to fit the time of this historical building.The owner Peggy, was so delightful and friendly. She provided information about the places we wanted to visit as well as... More

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Sugar Land, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Madison to move our oldest daughter into graduate school at UW in August. Four of us stayed in the Willow and General Pickering rooms and were truly welcomed and made to feel at home by Peggy. The Inn is beautiful, the rooms are comfortable and up to date. Coffee and breakfast in the mornings were delicious and enjoyable... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed three nights at the Livingston Inn and loved it. Peggy immediately made us feel at home and she talked with us about the many things to do in Madison. Our room was the General Pickering room. Wonderfully comfortable bed, great amenities in bathroom, and very homey feel. Breakfast was spectacular. I like a B &... More

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Needham, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our recent overnight stay in Madison, we camped at the Livingston Inn, a lovely B&B run by a lovely couple. We chatted with Peggy for a good while the afternoon we arrived and found many common interests. She gave us many recommendations for restaurants (the one we chose was excellent) and things to see and do in the area... More

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Black River Falls, Wisconsin
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Peggy welcomed us into her home and spent some time with us just visiting. We talked about mutual interests and the Inn. It was all so relaxing and I felt like I was talking with an old friend. Be sure to walk down to the lake if you visit where you get a bit of a city view and UW... More

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Frederick, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have three boys and have a hard time finding accommodations for our family of five, and often have to choose suite-type family hotels. What a treat to stay at a beautiful, historic Bed & Breakfast and have the perfect room set-up for our family as well. We stayed in the William T. Leitch Room and the connecting Harman Hideaway.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I recently spent three days at the Livingston Inn in Madison, Wisconsin. I initially selected the Inn due to the positive reviews that I saw online and also due to its proximity to the lake. We were not disappointed at all. Our room (Mendota Room) had a view of the lake which was also very appealing. Here... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was able to have my wedding at the Livingston Inn! This was perfect for a vintage, white tent wedding. I know and love the area around the inn with the beautiful park and lake, walking distance to the capital, and the unique Johnson street stores. My family rented out the Inn for the weekend, which allowed me to explore... More

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Franklin, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simply stated - a beautiful home with wonderful owners! My boyfriend and I have stated at other bed and breakfasts and this by far was our favorite! We stated in the William T. Leitch room. It was comfortable, charming, and updated with an amazing shower (excellent water-pressure!) and Aveda products. Peggy and Dave were a wonderful wealth of knowledge of... More

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Address: 752 E. Gorham Street, Madison, WI 53703
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Madison
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Livingston Hotel Madison

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Experience the history of a 160-year old Gothic revival mansion in one of the most eclectic cities in North America. Feel at home on your next getaway or business trip with the warmth and charm of Midwestern hospitality. Discover The Livingston Inn -- a Madison bed & breakfast as unique and special as the city itself. ... more   less 
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