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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

Breakfast was OK, meager portions, not heaping as stated by other reviewers. Nicely decorated. Don't misunderstand me, nice stay but very average as B and B's go. I would stay here again only because there is no competition in town and the holiday inn is usually full. Sally and Fred are very nice people and genuine in their offerings. By... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Wow, what an experience!! We stayed at the White House B&B for 3 nights and wanted to stay so much longer. The owners are such incredible people who make you feel like family as soon as you walk in the door, no mater when, we arrived pretty late at night. Each morning there was a different breakfast served promptly at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had a great stay in the wonderful Cottage Retreat at the White House. It really felt like a retreat with the large whirlpool tub, thick robes, super comfy bed and relaxing atmosphere. This B&B gets top marks in all areas: The hosts are very accommodating, the place is spotless and has been lovingly cared for. It's quiet with a... More 

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Tiffin, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed a delicious breakfast in the delightful company of owners Fred and Sally. Convenient location off of I65 in homey Rensselaer, Indiana. Victorian decorations are beautiful yet functional. Rooms are private and no expence was spared to make them comfortable. Worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had a wonderful experience staying at The White House B&B in my home town of Rensselaer, IN, while we were there for a family wedding. I'd walked by the B&B countless times growing up and since moving to Arizona and finally had the opportunity to stay there. The late 1800's house and the guest rooms are beautifully furnished with... More 

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Wallingford, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is a lovely B&B in the small community of Rensselaer, IN. The hosts have taken care of your every need before you even realize it. The decor of all the rooms (we've stayed in 2) have a Victorian elegance and are just beautiful and spacious, with all the modern updates required in the 21st century. The breakfasts are simply... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Visited my hometown in Rensselaer and stayed at this wonderful inn again. The hosts, Fred and Sally are wonderful inn owners - with great memories - they recalled the ages of my sons from the first visit we stayed in 2010. Peace, quiet and a wonderful gourmet breakfast are what awaits you if you choose this great B&B. Cookies and... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Rensselaer is my hometown and this is such lovely place to stay when returning. Our most recent visit was a few weeks ago and the quality was as top notch as ever. Wonderful bedroom, great bathroom, delicious breakfast, gracious hosts. And interesting conversation at the breakfast table to boot.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Sally and Fred are gracious hosts. They knew our names when we arrived and we had a nice conversation and tour upon our arrival. We pre-ordered the cheese tray which was very welcome to these hungry travelers. Breakfast was incredibly delicious: yogurt with bananas and pecans; mountaintop bacon; orange french toast. Sally is especially sensitive to those with allergies/special food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Found a great house with superior rooms and a great breakfast. This is a nice place for a romantic getaway. We stayed in the rose room. We ate at the city pub restaurant in town and enjoyed the prime rib and perch.

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover this gem in northwestern Indiana! The White House on Park Avenue is a peaceful and inviting 1891 Victorian home unique to Rensselaer. From the moment you enter our front door, you'll experience the comfort and elegance of a time gone by in this stately bed and breakfast nestled in a quiet wooded neighborhood. Awake after a restful night's sleep to a hearty breakfast, served in our large dining room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White House on Park Avenue

Address: 508 S Park Ave, Rensselaer, IN 47978-3042
Location: United States > Indiana > Rensselaer
Price Range: $115 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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