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“What an amazing experience!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of A Touch of Heaven/The Talmar Bed & Breakfast

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16720 West 63rd Place, Golden, CO 80403   |  
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Ranked #3 of 5 Golden B&B and Inns
Maui, HI
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“What an amazing experience!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2008

Wow! What a beautiful location, wonderful host, and horses with personality. Thank you so much for a refreshing vacation! Aloha
Lydia
Maui, HI

  • Liked — The accomidations were very nice, the breakfasts were amazing, and Kathy Spirit and Dolly were especially amazing to be around!
  • Disliked — nothing...it was a place the family could hang out and watch a movie together...very relaxing atomsphere
  • Stayed May 2008, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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colorado
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2008

My husband and I just wanted to get away for the weekend, I looked and looked on line for a B&B that was close to Denver but in the foothills and found Talmar. This was an amazing place. The room we stayed in was the "Royal Suite" and it was HUGE! It had a huge bed, a gorgeous bathroom, and a nice little area with a loveseat and fireplace with a TV and of course a piano. I think my husband loved the Sauna the best! Personally I enjoyed the big bathtub. Kathy is such a sweetheart and so interesting to talk to. The breakfast was great. And we had such a nice visit with Kathy while we finished up our meal. Afterwards I had a chance to take some treats to the horses. Right before we left, I asked Kathy to play the piano and she is really good! I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a warm and welcoming place to spend the night or the week. I plan on returning as soon as I am able! Thank you Kathy for a great weekend!

  • Liked — the owner
  • Stayed March 2008, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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denver
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2008

What a great place to celebrate a special occassion. Kathy is a very thoughtful, caring and wonderful person. The breakfast was awesome. Our very special weekend was even more amazing by spending it at Talmar. It is truely a "Touch of Heaven"

Roberta and Joe

Stayed March 2008
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denver, co
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2007

The stay at this bed and breakfast was incredible. The room was amazing. It featured a very comfortable king size bed, a very large bathtub with a waterfall and a sauna. It had a beautiful piano in the room which was great to play. It also had a very romantic nook with a fireplace.

Our hostess was very warm and interesting to chat with. We stayed two nights and both mornings the breakfasts were amazing. Each meal was just enough and had a wonderful presentation and did I mention it was incredibly delicious.

From the moment you walk in you feel a warm, welcoming feeling and it was very hard to leave. We will definitely return, and hopefully soon. I would highly recommend this bed and breakfast to anyone. You won't regret it!

  • Liked — The room
  • Disliked — Having to leave
  • Stayed December 2007, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2007

We started our 2007 holiday at the Talmar. Kathy was a wonderful hostess, giving good advice on the surrounding area, things to see and do. Breakfasts were excellent, and the accomodation was spotless. A great start to a wonderful trip.

  • Stayed September 2007, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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denver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2007

This was our first stay at a B&B and it was wonderful. Ms Bury was a very nice lady and a very good cook. We stayed in the Royal Suite and it was lovley. The weather was warm and dry so we had breakfast on the deck outside the room. It was a very good experience.

  • Liked — very clean and good food
  • Stayed September 2007, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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Seattle
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2007

Kathy Bury, the owner of the Talamar B&B is actually very nice, however the experience my daughter and I had with her was not always pleasant. What was good about the B&B was that it is located in a quiet area, my daughter really enjoyed the jacuzzi, it was more affordable then some, and the room was spacious. We stayed in what was supposed to be the "grandest room," the Royal Sweet. It was not all that nice. It had a small television, however it was located far away from the large bed in a different section of the room in front of a very small couch. The decor was a mixture of item's from the 70's & 80's, this is obvious also by walking through the rest of the B&B. The food was probably the most dissapointing. We stayed there for three days and the food was very "no frills." There was never enough to drink, and my daughter and I usually left hungry. The food was supposed to be "four stars, I would say two at the most. One morning we had french toast which included, a few pieces of dried microwaved bacon, and a tiny glass of orange juice, that was it. In fact the syrup for the french toast,was still left in the litte container it was purchased in. There were no cold cereals to choose from, and absolutely no peace and quiet while eating. The inkeeper stood there talking over us never getting the hint to just leave my daughter and I alone!!! Whether you wanted to listen or not, Kathy simply "talked your ear off." Also, regarding the air conditioning be warned!! My daughter and I were forced to upgrade to the Royal sweet because all of the other rooms in the B&B were to hot, because of faulty airconditioning. There were rooms that were nicer than the supposed "honeymoon sweet" but with Kathy's AC not working, the rest of the B&B was boiling hot. Lastely; I know the innkeeper has a good heart but not one morning durring breakfast was my daughter and I left in peace and quiet. We ate in the kitchen next to the stove where the inkeeper literally talked our ear off. If you are not a "morning person" be warned. Then when you leave Talamar you are practically forced to take pictures with here and autograph this huge book she has with other past Talamar visitiors, whether you had a favorable experience or not. 99% of the decor is old seventies, the food is very, very plain, you are not allowed to ride the horses, even though on here website it emplies you can, this is at best a two and a half star B&B. I have traveled the world many times, stayed in many B&B's and this was by far the worst experience ever. If you have an upcomming wedding I implore you to think of another place to stay other than Talamar. It is true that the inkeeper is very sweet and kind but in my opinion a two & a half star B&B should not be touted as a four or five star. Thank you

  • Liked — It was cheap in price
  • Disliked — Falso advertising, & the very plain breakfasts in the morning
  • Stayed August 2007, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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Address: 16720 West 63rd Place, Golden, CO 80403
Location: United States > Colorado > Golden
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Ranked #3 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Golden

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