Through AAA we purchased a package which involved a two night stay at The Colonial Inn at Historic Smithville; a Wine Tasting; and a Sample Soap. This package was well worth the money and our room at The Colonial Inn was more like a mini suite. It was in the Barn section and consisted of a living area with dining table; a mini refrigerator and microwave, the bathroom, and bedroom. It was furnished in a colonial style including a sampler from more than 100 years ago. Everything was fine and the people working there were extremely nice. Only a few complaints - having the sink separate from the toilet and shower was a little inconvenient. The air condition was noisy at times although I have noticed this problem at more expensive places. As someone else already commented: the continental breakfast (which you ordered the day before) consisted of orange juice; a hot beverage of your choice; a croissant or large muffin; and yogurt. This was all nicely served in a picnic basket which we picked up in the main office. I would have preferred something a little more special but I realize there are bakeries and places to eat on site. In addition the yogurt would have been healthier if it were Greek Yogurt which has a lot more protein and fewer carbs than the yogurt served. Consequently I only ate half of it. The room or mini suite was clean, well furnished and equipped although a larger bar of soap would be nice. Anyway, I would recommend this as a very good place to stay for a nice long weekend. There are plenty of interesting shops in Smithville although why no regular children's clothing shop, I don't understand.
Our dinner at The Smithville Inn was excellent and the wine mark-up was very fair.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Colonial Inn and the Barn at Smithville are a destination vacation. We are a bed and breakfast located in the middle of a Colonial shopping village with over 70 shops, 7 eateries, a train and carousel and so much more. Once you arrive at this lovely, luxurious inn there is no reason to get back in your car! ... more less
- Reservation Options:
- TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Booking.com, Travelocity, getaroom.com, Orbitz and Cancelon so you can book your The Colonial Inn at Historic Smithville reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
- Also Known As:
- The Colonial Inn At Historic Smithville Hotel Smithville