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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

I stayed here with two of my friends during an Iowa road trip. We booked the three rooms in the main house since we each wanted privacy and our own bathrooms. We called Darlene from the road to tell her we would be later than anticipated. She told us to come in and just go upstairs to find our rooms.... More 

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Swisher, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

We stayed here for the first time this weekend and we will definitely return again! Darlene treated us like family from the moment we arrived. Tastefully decorated, this beautiful B & B was everything we hoped for. Very clean and spacious, great location and fabulous food.

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Thank 340connie
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Bathroom was dirty, shower curtain had mold/mildew. Overall condition of the property was dated and dusty. Not clean at all. Electrical system needs work and appears to be a fire hazard (or at least was in our room). Worst of all was the bed. Mattress was lopsided and we woke up with bad headaches, but not sure if that was... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We arrived at the inn with not one to greet us, so we let ourselves inside. The screened in porch had a ripped screen where the cat a clawed through and everything on the porch appeared faded and dusty. We stayed in the dusty Cedar Room. The window sills were dirty and baseboards were dusty. There was a "clawed" tub... More 

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1 Thank Sharon20854
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here on several occasions in the past, and have never been disappointed. Nice bedrooms, very friendly owner, and excellent food. Plus, it's in a great location, in relation to downtown or the Surf. Will not hesitate to stay again.

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Thank Doug H
Orpington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Clear Lake was on my Iowa itinerary because of Buddy Holly and The Surf Ballroom ... and how delightful to find an additional reason to visit ... Larch Pine Inn epitomises for this Brit small town America - the lovely house with it's extensive enclosed veranda/porch and homely bric-a-brac. So conveniently situated, yet on a lovely tree lined road the... More 

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Ames, Iowa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We stayed in the Carriage House Suite for several nights and were quite comforatable. It was like having a home away from home. The location is great. We were looking at lake homes for sale and didn't have to drive far. We actually could have walked if we had the time. In the Carriage House there were so many interesting... More 

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Clive, Iowa, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

This B&B is in a perfect location to visit Clear Lake. It's downtown within blocks of the square, shops, eateries and of course the lake - you can walk to everything. The upstairs floor holds 3 bedrooms (2 small, 1 larger) plus a separate living area w/TV, table and small kitchen which comes in handy to store snacks and drinks.... More 

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Lawton, Oklahoma
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2011

It was very near the Surf Ballroom and Darlene was great. The house is fantastic and so was our breakfast. Would definitely recommend it.

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3 Thank AnnOKC
Northwestern Minnesota
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2008

My husband and I have visited Darlene at the Larch Pine Inn two years in a row now, to meet friends from Missouri. Last year was gloriously sunny, and we were able to enjoy a concert in the park that's only a couple of blocks away. The sleeping accommodations aren't large, but they are very comfortable. We spend all our... More 

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Address: 401 N 3rd St, Clear Lake, IA 50428-1630
Location: United States > Iowa > Clear Lake
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Larch Pine Inn Clear Lake, Iowa
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