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The Laurel Oak Inn

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am not a bed and breakfast kind of person, but the Laurel Oak Inn is such a wonderful place that it may turn me into one. I was placed there when I came to give a talk at the University of Florida and the stay was just incredible. The highlight of the place are Monta and PEegy, the owners... More 

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely bed and breakfast in beautifully renovated Victorian Florida home. Not too far from University campus and downtown Gainesville. Walking distance for hearty souls, or an easy drive. We enjoyed the conversation, restaurant recommendations, a glass of wine at cocktail hour, and the warm welcome we received. Very comfortable room, and beautiful wrap-around porch. Highly recommended.

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North Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

The Laurel Oak Inn is a beautifully restored and well-maintained bed and breakfast with lovely grounds. The hosts Peggy and Monta were very welcoming and made breakfasts that could be featured in a gourmet magazine. The bed was extremely comfortable and they provided fluffy towels and fragrant shampoos and lotions. The inn is conveniently located in Gainesville near restaurants, theater... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Lovely place and great owners who make you really feel at home and are always willing to provide good recommendations for activities in the area. The rooms are really comfortable and the breakfast is just amazing. We will definitely come back!

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Huntington, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed overnight on our way down to southern Fl. We were not disappointed! Lovely clean room. Nice porch and grounds. Walking distance to great restaurants, Paramount Grille being one of them. Enjoyed our stay. Will be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

I stayed with Peggy and Monta while in Gainesville for work for four nights. I have never stayed at a B&B before and I doubt I'll find anywhere that can top this experience. The home is lovely, their service is amazing, and I was extremely comfortable all week. My room was on the first floor and the bed was beyond... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

What a lovely stay we had at Laurel Oak Inn. I found myself singing often -"These are a few of my favorite things!" Coffee ready for pouring when I awake, a wide porch for cooling off after a run, Aveda Rosemary Mint toiletries, a delicious breakfast, a comfortable bed, hospitable hosts, a glass of wine in the afternoon with good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

This is the best Bed and Breakfast! The hosts Peggy and Monta were gracious and friendly. We were greeted with smiles and a cocktail and even provided turn down service. The house was beautifully restored and comfortable. The Laurel Oak Inn is a MUST place to stay. We will definitely return!

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Watkinsville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Room was on the first floor. Very comfortable. The bed is a Tempur-pedic so extremely comfortable. Bathroom is modern. Room has pretty antiques. Outside ambience is nice (water fountains and 2 friendly cats that will let you pet them). Breakfast was out of this world (several courses: assorted fruits (changes daily); muffin or drop biscuit, main breakfast, assorted juices). Looked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We stayed with Peggy and Monta for a second time at the Laurel Oak Inn. My wife and I have stayed at many B&B's throughout the U.S. - this one is our favorite and the best. We will return whenever we are in Gainesville and a room is available.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Superior lodging in an uncluttered, meticulously maintained eco-friendly environment.Uncompromised service blended with warmth and attention to detail. Located blocks from the core of Gainesville's vibrant downtown and nestled in a quiet, residential (and historic!) neighborhood one mile from the eastern edge of the University of Florida campus.Rates range from $125 to $199 per evening. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Laurel Oak Inn

Address: 221 SE 7th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6806
Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: $125 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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