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Princeton NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Whether you're seeking to transport yourself back to your grandma's Victorian home or treating yourself to a glimpse of a bygone era, the Fitz Randolph is a great place to do it! Located only a block from the historic Carthage Jail, the owners have restored an elegant 1870's home and turned it into a charming B&B. Karol and Steve are... More 

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Mesquite, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We stayed a week with Steve and Karol Carr, in a wonderful bedroom, cozy and charming. Breakfast was extraordinary -- fresh ingredients, local growers supported, and absolutely delicious. I recommend anyone choose to stay here for one night or more!

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Marion, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Great place to stay, comfortable, nice private bath, very well maintained, very sociable owners who are knowledgeable about the area, walking distance to uptown restaurants, historic jail where Joseph Smith was killed, and to great Hancock County Historical Society with a wealth of information. B&B is very clean, furnished with lots of antiques, and nice big outside porch for sitting.

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We enjoyed a delightful three day adventure @ the Fitz Randolph historic Inn while in town for my husband's Carthage High School 50th class reunion. The awesome ambiance and period furnishings of the Fitz provided a step back to a bygone era. The Turret Room was lovely and spacious plus afforded a gorgeous view. We especially enjoyed our morning coffee... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Carol is such a wonderful host and the place is perfectly maintained; clean and comfortable and nicely decorated. If you're staying anywhere near Carthage, this is THE place to stay. Breakfast is delicious and wi-fi is also included in the price.

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Joplin, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Every six months several of us are in Carthage for business and we always stay at the Fitz Randolph House. Steve and Carol are great hosts and always make each of us feel welcome and comfortable. This is a non-smoking facility which is appreciated. Each large room has a different and interesting theme along with it's own bathroom. Breakfast is... More 

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Oquawka, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

From the first moment to the last, you will be enchanted by this lovely inn and the equally lovely owner(s). We state it this way because Steve was out of town, but we are sure that his friendliness matches Karol's. We visited the Fitz-Randdolph this past weekend and were happy to find such a beautiful inn so close to our... More 

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Oregon City, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Innkeeper Karol admits to being a perfectionist. She is correct. Fitz Randolph House is absolutely beautiful both on the outside and inside. The old 1870s mansion is meticulously restored and exceedingly clean. Wonderful bed with comfortable (expensive) bedding. The breakfast was wonderful; the host attentive. This inn is located just one block away from the historic Carthage jail where Mormon... More 

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Woodstock, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

You never know what you are going to get, until you actually see something with your own eyes. This Inn was beyond anything we could have expected. The breakfast was so good, that I don't think I'll ever think of breakfast the same way again. Steve did an amazing job making sure we did not "want" for anything while we... More 

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Greenwood, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

This beautiful Victorian Home has been recently restored to its original style with modern amenities. The owner's, Steve and Karol, are the nicest most hospitable people you will ever meet. The breakfast was delicious and homemade. Our room was spacious, clean and relaxing. I slept wonderfully. The beds are comfortable with fully pillows. I will always stay at The "Fitz"... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1873 Italianate Mansion. A delicious breakfast awaits you each morning. The 4 guest rooms are ensuite, tastefully decorated and comfortably furnished. Pamper yourself in the timeless luxury of this gracious, historic home. Karol and Steve welcome you to Carthage and the Fitz Randolph House Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fitz Randolph House Inn

Address: 262 Main St, Carthage, IL 62321-1216
Location: United States > Illinois > Carthage
Number of rooms: 5
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