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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for the murder mystery. Great for people who enjoy an insipid, lukewarm, forced "lets talk for an hour and enjoy the company of strangers" with a side of cold spinach pizza. Followed by a dinner where each guest reads corny lines off a food stained and god knows what stained paper for the murder mystery. Oh don't... More 

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1 Thank Queena L
Northwood, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

16 friends/couples and singles, took over the entire house at Periwinkle Place for a murder mystery dinner/overnight stay. We had a great time, laughed a lot and enjoyed a delicious roast pork dinner. 14 guests get to play parts in the mystery. We got scripts and read our parts until time for us to guess who the murder was. It... More 

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Thank Foodwriter50459
Gilbert, Iowa, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

My wife and I participated in the murder mystery scavenger hunt on Saturday, October 10th. We are always up for an adventure and we had a great time. I am writing this review for people who are considering doing this event at Periwinkle Place Manor and B & B. The positives: the community gets into the event and there were... More 

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3 Thank Paul J
Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

The contributions made by the hostess to the community of Chelsea support an endorsement for the B&B and the Murder Mystery experience. Although renovations are ongoing, the Manor was comfortable; the food, adequate and palatable; the "cast and crew," warm and inviting; the murder mystery, enjoyable. Spent the weekend with friends with whom we arrived and several others we got... More 

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Thank RKL9396
Vinton, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

I wanted let anyone know who is thinking of going somewhere fun and intresting they should try Periwinkle B&B its so much fun we met so fun and intresting people from all over IA and NE we have enver been to a B&B or murder myster dinner and weren't sure what to think at first but the owner Jodi is... More 

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Thank Jolene_stout
Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

14 of us did this for my grandparents Anniversary. The game cards were worn and (stapled over the wording) made it difficult for some to read. The costumes were disgusting dirty (and I don't typically get weirded out by that stuff). Dinner... Well I drank my dinner (thank god we brought alcohol). Iceberg lettuce with dressing that had been setting... More 

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2 Thank sarah_DSM85
Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

When we arrived on Saturday, the hostess let us know that we would actually be staying at a different property – “Rose Cottage”; several blocks from the designated B&B. We drove to that property to find out that it was filthy, not air conditioned (the temperature was over 90 degrees on Saturday), and that the main floor "bedroom" was a... More 

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2 Thank JC T
Coralville, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We had a terrible experience with this B&B. Four of us booked a "cottage" that could accommodate 6, in April for an August reservation. When we called in early August to confirm we were told we were not on the books. First red flag. Then we were told we would be accommodated. We learned on arrival that the proprietors decided... More 

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7 Thank nwyland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

We had an amazing time at the murder mystery dinner. And the town bar is a short walk from the Bed & Breakfast for after party fun! The owner is fun and extremely attentive to all of your needs. Overall, we met some new friends, had a great time, and enjoyed the "haunted" mansion! You won't be disappointed!

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1 Thank bobnsherri
Bellevue, Nebraska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

If you like a very small room, getting dressed in the middle of the night to go to the bathroom, nothing in the room except a bed, & no coffee first thing in the morning then this is for you. We went for a 2 night stay which included the Murder mystery dinner but could get past the first night.

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Address: 704 Main St, Chelsea, IA 52215-9619
Location: United States > Iowa > Chelsea
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