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Decatur, Illinois
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at the Camellia Rose Inn from Jan 20th to 27th, choosing a vacation rental without breakfast in the Hodges Suite. The suite is large with refinished historic hardwood floors in the front sitting room and bedroom. The suite has a large, fully equipped, eat-in kitchen with everything needed to make meals including a full size...

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Spencerport, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I highly recommend staying at the Camellia Rose Inn. The location is ideal (you can easily walk downtown and not have to worry about parking), the gorgeous Inn (lovingly tended to by Pat and Tom), the little extra touches, homemade brownies, wine and snacks in the late afternoon, the breakfast is awesome, very unique and delicious, the sheets were wonderful,...

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Wauseon, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Camellia Rose is a gorgeous bed and breakfast that offers outstanding hospitality and a delicious breakfast. We were greeted by Sara upon arrival and were shown around the home. Wine and snacks are available each evening. Pat serves a gourmet breakfast in the morning, and the coffee is set out early if you want a cup before breakfast. Our...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a hard time choosing a B&B for our first trip to Gainesville but we lucked out and really enjoyed Camellia Rose. The room was pretty much exactly as pictured, and was gorgeous, romantic and larger than we'd expected. Staff were friendly but unobtrusive. It's more of a driving than walking location but very central to everything we wanted...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Camellia Rose Inn is the best B&B we have visited in our 43 years of marriage. We were greeted by Pat, who could not have been more gracious. Our breakfast was superb. The Anticipation room was a dream! Fireplace, Bubble Tub for two, wonderful bed and steps away from the lovely porch overlooking the grounds. We are looking forward...

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Dunedin, Florida
Reviewed January 16, 2017

The Camellia was the perfect venue for our wedding anniversary (39th) and not just because of the quaint and tasteful elegance but especially thanks to Tom and Pat for their gracious and thoughtful caring. They exemplify all the best things we look for in a bed and breakfast. You will love the southern mansion beauty, location (near everything), the furnishings,...

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Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We celebrated Christmas weekend at this Inn and it was perfect! Pat accommodated our vegan diet and even researched restaurants in the area for holiday dinners with good vegan options. The Inn is so close to downtown that we walked to most of the places. We hope to stay again at this great place.

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Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Due to availability issues I stayed at both Sweetwater Branch Inn and Camellia Rose during a business trip to UFL. I wrote this just prior to check out. Both were very good. I rate both as four star sites because I travel frequently, all over the world and I don't give out five stars easily. Both locations were very similar,...

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Lake Mary, Florida
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Booked the Apartment with full kitchen. Traveled with two children. Much attention was given to detail, cleanliness and comfort of guests. Breakfasts were outstanding. Pat's brownies in the Parlor in the evening are worth returning for! Superb hospitality. Look forward to our next visit!! (Make sure you read the history on this property while staying there)

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Mount Dora, Florida
Reviewed November 15, 2016

My wife and I just came back from a lovely stay at Camellia Rose Inn. We booked the Inspiration Room and enjoyed it. The spa shower was a treat. We enjoyed the fire place the lovely garden view. The whole house is beautifully furnished and exceptionally clean. The sitting room is very cosy and lovely to read in with a...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Camellia Rose Inn is a six room Inn with private baths. Rooms are large with large windows overlooking beautiful historic Gainesville. Huge porches and a second floor verandah are perfect for relaxing! For a bit more privacy there is also a private cottage. Less than 2 miles from the University of Florida and Shands Hospital and a short stroll to the historic downtown area. Full breakfast served, with homemade goodies and beverages available throughout the day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Camellia Rose Inn

Address: 205 SE 7th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6833
Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: $125 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“If staying for a week or on your honeymoon, get the Hodges Suite. It is large, well appointed and romantic.”
 of 5 bubbles RicknPegM, 2 days ago | Read review
“don't miss breakfast...”
 of 5 bubbles GarfieldMunchee, Jan 16, 2017 | Read review
“Stardust - had a private balcony with rocking chairs; was quiet; big beautiful updated bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles Kgreif, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
“There are no bad rooms, so just review the web site to suite your tastes.”
 of 5 bubbles 579buddyp, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Anticipation is the fanciest room, the others are so quaint and frankly beautiful as well, but this room made the trip extra special.”
 of 5 bubbles P1686ZRjenniferg, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
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