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Hotel Ruby Marie

524 E. Wilson Street, Madison, WI 53703
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had another great time at the Ruby Marie. Built in the 1800's, it has style and character you won't find many places. It's not for those who like chain hotels, as it has a bed and breakfast feel--but with a very cool dive bar with live music on the first floor attached. Can't imagine a better setup if you were... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

The hotel is in a great area, it has pretty much everything you need around it. It was very clean and the staff was outstanding. I've never stay at anything like it, and would do it again! Thank you all for a great night!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful hotel, with a helpful and friendly staff, spacious room, and 3 bars/restaurants on the same block. 2/3 of the bars feature live music, as well! There was also a very good Vietnamese restaurant across the street that was delicious! Lots of shopping right down the street as well! Only problem with my stay here, was that it wasn't long... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

We booked into a mid-range room in this hotel which we more or less stumbled upon because a lot of places were booked up in light of the Badgers game that weekend. But boy oh boy are we happy we did! No two night minimum, reasonable rates, nice views of the lake (the train line between the hotel and the... More 

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Oneida, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

I am a fan of B&Bs and would could easily see this in either hotel or B&B category. It is very clean. Staff is awesome and friendly. The breakfast included in the rate was delicious topped off with homemade bread FRESH FROM THE OVEN at the Lake View Bakery and Deli! Our party occupied 2 rooms: one standard and one... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The Hotel Ruby Marie is a wonderfully charming bed and breakfast. Each room is individually furnished with antique and classic appointments. Great location close to the water and to downtown. We could not have been happier. Innkeeper Joshua is the perfect host. We HIGHLY recommend this beautiful and welcoming gem.

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Redding, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

This is a great hotel!! It is old but newly renovated- has a view of the lake, rooms are very spacious and comfortable, There is bar located right next door- I love that this hotel was built in the 1800's and renovated back to its original charm. Staff is very friendly and helpful- I will stay here every time I... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

After our previous experience with Hotel Ruby Marie, we returned here for my birthday and were again very impressed. There are so many perks with staying here from the view of the water, the fireplace, the jacuzzi tubs to the free happy hour drink, the complimentary breakfast, and the variety of entertainment options within walking distance. This is a hotel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

The Ruby Marie is truly a gem. This historic boutique bed and breakfast is the perfect setting for cozy comfort without losing modern amenities like wifi and an updated bathroom. The quiet policy after 10pm was especially nice, as well! Located right in downtown it turned out to be the perfect location, not to mention it is ajoined by a... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

I've always had a soft spot for Victorian era houses and bed and breakfasts, so that may have biased my perspective, but I absolutely love this place. My wife and I have stayed here twice as a getaway from our kids. The room we stayed is the best price anywhere downtown, had a jacuzzi, a fireplace and a partial lake... More 

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