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Austin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Garden Inn, just a few yards off I-40, has become our standard lodging on the second night of our drive north from Austin. This time Mirtha was away, so we were greeted by Mike in his usual friendly and hospitable fashion. After we were shown to our room, we took a stroll around the grounds, which are extensive and... More 

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Mike K, Owner at The Garden Inn, responded to this review

Dear Hamilton & Joanne, Thank you for being such wonderful guests over the years - and for your kind review. We always look forward to your annual stay and wish you the best on your journeys this year. Till we see you again... Mirtha and Mike More 

Waynesburg, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply a spectacular place to catch up on some relaxation and to take in all that nature has to offer. Mike was a splendid host and a pleasure to share conversation with. The B&B was expertly decorated with a slightly feminine touch that certainly added to the romantic atmosphere. The magazine selection was second to none and both my wife... More 

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Mike K, Owner at The Garden Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kevin & Renee, So nice to see you again during this year's 127 Yard Sale! We thank you just as much for your delicious gift of Ohio home Mahogany Honey - and your very kind review. We look forward to seeing you during next year's Longest Yard Sale - and, hopefully, Mirtha can be here instead of in Florida... More 

Conway, AR, United States
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our fourth stay at the Garden Inn. Our reception has been warm and friendly. Our rooms have been quite good, well furnished, very clean, comfortable. Of course, the breakfast is superb! A particular pleasure has been sitting on the deck and enjoying the view. Only one warning. Monterey has only fast food restaurants now since the fine BBQ... More 

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Mike K, Owner at The Garden Inn, responded to this review

Dear Ernest & Frances, Thank you for your ever so kind words - but I must say this was not your fourth stay -- it was your fifth stay... Guess it is easy to forget one when we have enjoyed each other's company so many times. Look forward to your next stay at The Inn - and I'll blend the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

We've stayed at quite a few B&B's. This one is very fine. My wife and I like to take overnights on our Harley and stay at B&B's. This was our first time at the Garden Inn. The first thing that impressed was it's cleanliness, it was a spotless, beautiful Inn. Mike is a very gracious host, and took the time... More 

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Mike K, Owner at The Garden Inn, responded to this review

Tony and Susan, You were such wonderful guests and you know that we appreciate the kind words you had to say about us. The special kind of guests like yourselves who stay at B&B's are what makes owning a Bed and Breakfast such a rewarding experience. We hope to see you both again soon! In the meantime --- Keep the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

First time staying in a B&B. It really is different than staying in a standard hotel in all the right ways. Quiet, but plenty of opportunity to interact with other guests if you prefer. Beautiful views from the rooms, deck, and grounds. If you stay here, be sure to take the short walk to Bee Rock. Wishing now we would... More 

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Mike K, Owner at The Garden Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so for your very kind review and for noticing all that we do to distinguish our Middle Tennessee Bed and Breakfast from the rest of the hospitality world. Guests like you truly make owning a B&B a pleasure! We enjoy having wonderful guests stay and look forward to your return! Mike More 

Spring Hill, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We had a great time at The Garden Inn. It was our first experience at a B&B and was fantastic. We celebrated our 24th anniversary there and everything was so nice...yummy food to start our days, comfy bed to come back to each night, and lots of exploring around the area in between. Mike was a fantastic help with all... More 

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Mike K, Owner at The Garden Inn, responded to this review

G & M, Congratulations again on your 24th wedding anniversary and thank you for celebrating here at The Garden Inn! Your sense of humor was delightful. It was a pleasure to have you as guests and to show you a bit of all there is to do nearby our Cumberland Plateau Bed and Breakfast. There's still plenty for you to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We stayed at Garden Inn for just one night whilst travelling from Bryson City to Nashville. As a one night stopover we weren't expecting anything particularly memorable. How pleasantly surprised we were. We arrived an hour earlier than check in time (forgetting that we had switched to Central Time) and Mirtha was perfectly happy to let us check in straight... More 

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Mike K, Owner at The Garden Inn, responded to this review

Dear Janet and Paul, We thank you from this side of The Pond to your side. Hope the Brexit situation is positive for you both. Our international guests always are wonderful and we love to welcome them to our little slice of heaven. Please tell your friends at home about us the next time they are traveling to The States.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

This is a gem of a place, Mike and Mirtha are very kind and helpful. They keep the place looking great, the rooms are well-kept and very clean. Breakfast is delicious and the view is jaw-droppingly wonderful! Our room was the Mountain Air, which as the name suggests, has a beautiful view from the second floor. It was quiet and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We stayed at Garden Inn on a Sunday night and had a very pleasant stay. The first thing that struck me (I am a man) was how impeccably clean everything was. Our room was very nice and peaceful and offered a great quiet place to get some rest, followed by a delicious breakfast in a very relaxed atmosphere. The Garden... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We could have sat on the bluff looking out all day. Would have been lovely to have a picnic lunch! Mike was most hospitable during our stay. Thanks! We met new friends while we were there and enjoyed the conversations.

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perched on the edge of a Cumberland Plateau bluff, enjoy a romantic stay with a fantastic view of the valley below. Relax on 15 magnificent mountain acres with hiking trails & picturesque foliage. Our guests tell us they wish their home was as clean as our Inn. We specialize in corporate, church & family retreats and Traditional & Destination Style Weddings. Let us host your exclusive use event! Just five minutes off I-40 BUT a whole world away... At The Garden Inn, breakfast IS the second half of our name! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Garden Inn

Address: 1400 Bee Rock Rd, Monterey, TN 38574-3253
Location: United States > Tennessee > Monterey
Price Range: $187 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Garden Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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