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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the rear 'magnolia' room and loved it. The decor was lovely and the size was just right. Had my own private bathroom but got to interact with the other guests and hosts during breakfast services. Just outside of town and campus but close enough to walk and explore. Would definitely recommend and I'll definitely stay again.

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Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

The Ivy Tree Inn and Garden"...the name alone promises rest and relaxation. While the big white house with its postcard ready, picturesque gardens suggests the same, there is nothing as sweet as the welcoming feeling of home when you walk in the front door. During our two-day visit, we had the pleasure of staying in the Magnolia Guest Suite with... More 

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Reviewed May 24, 2016

The hospitality at Ivy Tree is wonderful. The home is clean and comfortable. The guest rooms and bathrooms are small but well appointed. Parking is cramped, especially if you have a vehicle larger than a compact car. Wifi was fast and reliable. Gardens are beautiful but there isn't much space to sit outside. The location can't be beat if you... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed February 5, 2016

The Inn was delightful and filled with classic Victorian furniture and furnishings. We were treated like royalty found our accommodation clean, comfortable and educational. We were impressed with the Oberlain community that surrounded the historic College and its campus! A true Midwest Treasure. The Inn was the ideal place for us to get a real flavor during our stay.

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Ron extended us a warm welcome. The front room was clean and spacious. We most enjoyed the effort put into serving a nice breakfast a pleasant stay in Oberlin. We definitely would recommend staying there instead of the local hotel, perhaps even after its badly needed renovation.

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Okemos, Michigan
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Reviewed August 25, 2015

We stayed here last-minute without a reservation, but the hosts were extremely friendly and accommodating. A gorgeous, well-kept old house with a wonderful, spacious room. Quiet and relaxing. Breakfast was yummy, and fun too with conversation among fellow guests and our host. Would definitely recommend this place.

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Columbus OH
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Reviewed July 23, 2015

I've never before been to a B&B where the hosts never made an appearance. It was self-check in, which was fine, and there was a note on the staircase that night saying they were gone for the evening and leaving an emergency phone number. That was okay too. But no one was there for breakfast, either. No note of explanation.... More 

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Ron K, Owner at Ivy Tree Inn and Garden, responded to this review

I am sure this was a 1 night stay during the week, when I was on vacation. In this situation,I explain to guests in advance that Steve ( other owner) is a landscape designer and will set up the breakfast before he departs for work at 7:30am. And he does do a lovely job of setting up breakfast. He leaves... More 

Concord, Massachusetts
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Reviewed May 20, 2015

This B&B has a beautiful garden. Parking is a little tricky. My room was gorgeous with its own bathroom. Lots of cute thrift shop/flea market finds. The owners have great taste! The room was very comfortable. The house smelled amazing when I arrived and I guess the owners were getting breakfast ready for the next morning but alas, I could... More 

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Houston, Texas
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Reviewed February 19, 2015

I stayed here with two friends (all Oberlin alumni) for a wedding. We had a very late flight and arrived after midnight. Ron made sure we were able to get our key and even left notes for us in the entryway explaining how to find our room and how to sign up for breakfast. The beds were so comfortable. The... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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Reviewed August 21, 2014

The Ivy Tree Inn is a quaint B&B in Oberlin, Ohio that I had the pleasure of staying in recently. It is the character of the place that is so wonderful. It has a very homey and warm feel to it, that is partially due to the gorgeous old house, the artistically crafted gardens, and also to the friendly host.... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located 2 blocks from central town square and college. 5 minute walk The inn is situated on a lofty perch across from scenic arboretum, Plum Creek and historic Johnson House. Guest rooms enjoy this view as well as the established gardens of the Ivy Tree Inn. Guest rooms are creatively designed.All private baths. Most rooms have european antiques, comfortable, not overdone. WiFi, TV and AC during season. All rooms have queen beds. 2 rooms have 2 beds (queen and twin). Vegetarian breakfast cuisine: One daily prepared feauture item: cobblers, bread pudding, savory frittatas or quiche etc. Includes: Fruit, yogurt, juice, coffee, tea. People love the coffee! Can accommodate dietary restrictions (gluten/diary etc.) Gardens have been professionally designed. Resident awarding winning Horticulturalist Steve Coughlin has created a master garden. He is happy to share a secret or two. Operating for 23 years, we have gratefully entertained hundreds of guests - from Hollywood to Ballywood . Our guests have left us with many memories and lovely testimonials about the Ivy Tree Inn & Garden. PLEASE NO COLOGNE - Thanks * ROOM RATES are based the date of reservation and length of stay (NOT A SPICIFIC ROOM). $80-135 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ivy Tree Inn and Garden

Address: 195 S Professor St, Oberlin, OH 44074
Location: United States > Ohio > Oberlin
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Ivy Tree Inn And Garden Hotel Oberlin
Ivy Tree Inn And Garden Oberlin, Ohio
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“The second floor room around the corner was very comfortable and quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles luggieb, Aug 11, 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the Magnolia suite, but all were delightfully furnished with private bathrooms! There is no pool or gym, a beautifull fish pong though! But why would you want either, perfect place to relax!”
 of 5 bubbles luckilj, Jul 7, 2013 | Read review
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