We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

The Hancock House Bed and Breakfast

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Gallatin
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
The Hancock House Bed and Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 24: English reviews
Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

I'm not one to take time to leave reviews but this time I feel a real responsibility to potential guests, and especially the fine couple to own and operate this B&B. They are the most accommodating and gracious hosts anyone could ever wish for. My wife and I decided on a spontaneous get away to celebrate our 30th anniversary. We... More 

Helpful?
Thank Michael F
Level Contributor
123 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

The house itself is beautiful, as was our room, the Felice Ferrell room on the second floor. It is very spacious and lovely. I loved the quilt on the bed. It is very high up, but there is a stool to use. There is a small fridge in the room. The food for breakfast was wonderful - plentiful and delicious.... More 

Helpful?
Thank BeckySD
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

This property is almost 200 years old and well loved. We stayed in the Bridal suite. The room and bathroom were large, clean and had a gas fireplace. The house is beautiful. The innkeepers are the real reason to stay here. Carl and Roberta couldn't be more welcoming. They made us feel like extended family. The breakfast was plentiful and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Leisuretraveller5089
Valparaiso, Indiana
Level Contributor
50 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Our hosts Roberta and Carl were the best. The Hancock house is an uncut jem. The accommodations were clean and comfortable. The breakfast was to write home about. What a wonderful experience. Highly recommend!

Helpful?
Thank Mark R
Bowling Green, Ky., United States
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Our church group of 60+ had a splendid meal. They served a 3-course meal that everyone thoroughly enjoyed. In addition, it was fascinating to hear about the history of the location and look at the beautifully done rooms. I would highly recommend it for a group of any size and for any occasion.

Helpful?
Thank Greg S
Phoenix, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

October 18, 2015 checked into the small cabin with another couple as we were told it was for 4. No railing at the front door stoop. No railings going upstairs, gaps in front door and windows not handicap acceptable. On October 19th I fell down stairs told Carl and Roberta had to go to urgent care were I found I... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Martha J
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

We found this jewel of historic house 20 years ago, and return to the Hancock house again just a few days ago! Talk about southern hospitality with the Inn Keepers Roberta and Carl. Forget your diet because the spread they set in front of you is for the wealthy patrons of 100 years ago. This Old House is from the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Vivian B
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
Level Contributor
19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

When we approached the home and found it on a four lane road we were disappointed and concerned. But the charm of the Hancocks, the breakfast and uniqueness won us over. The Hancocks gave us great ideas of places to eat and visit. It was relaxing and enjoyable.

Helpful?
Thank Jo J
Decatur, Texas
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Roberta and Carl were the perfect host! They made you feel like part of their family, with their friendly and loving personalities, you couldn't help loving this couple. They cooked an awesome breakfast and if you left the table hungry, it was your own fault. They cooked enough to feed an army and it was delicious!!! Would definitely visit them... More 

Helpful?
Thank B W
Krum, Texas
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We stayed in the Hancock House on our trip to Nashville. Roberta was a perfect hostess. She is a great and loving person that makes you feel like your a family member. The Inn was an old log house that had been modernized and has a warm comfortable feel. The breakfast was very good and there was plenty to eat.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jimmy R
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

8 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (5)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Gallatin
4.4 mi away
Hampton Inn Gallatin
Hampton Inn Gallatin
#1 of 5 in Gallatin
4.5 of 5 stars 250 reviews
4.3 mi away
Quality Inn Gallatin
Quality Inn Gallatin
#2 of 5 in Gallatin
4.0 of 5 stars 117 reviews
4.7 mi away
Baymont Inn & Suites Gallatin
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.6 mi away
Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge
#4 of 5 in Gallatin
4.0 of 5 stars 19 reviews
4.0 mi away
Hyatt Place Nashville/Hendersonville
2.4 mi away
Holiday Inn Express Nashville - Hendersonville
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Hancock House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 2144 Nashville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066-6001
Location: United States > Tennessee > Sumner County > Gallatin
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
The Hancock House b&b
The Hancock House Hotel Gallatin
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing