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Spencer House Inn Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 3 St. Marys B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed August 1, 2011

We were pleased with the room (and maid service), and Mary did everything to make the stay pleasant and was certainly attentive to our needs. The breakfasts were top-notch (the French toast was awesome), and Mary/John had plenty of information, suggestions, and insights to make us feel like we had our own concierge. In a nutshell, highly recommended.

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 25, 2011

Superb attention to detail...all our needs were met. Felt like we were visiting friends in their home. Loved every minute of our stay. We will definitely stay there again.

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 24, 2011

We stayed two nights at the Spencer House over the 4th of July. When finalizing the reservation, we were advised that St Marys would be having a parade the morning of the 4th and if we arrived in time, we could sit on the porch overlooking the parade route. Since we were just 30 miles away on Amelia Island, we were able to make the quick trip and enoy a typical small town 4th of July celebration and we appreciated the information in advance of arriving.

We also really enjoyed staying with Mary and Mike in their beautiful Inn. The room was very comfortable and the bathroom clean and well appointed. Breakfast was excellent each morning, with lots of choices and always with a hot dish option. I especially loved the homemade coffee cakes! In the afternoon there was also a desert, and both days the options were to good to pass up. We had reservations for the 2nd day at Cumberland, and took Mary up on the option of the packed lunch...which was excellent and hit the spot after hiking around the island.

I would highly recommend the Spencer House to anyone that is visiting St Marys...we will definitely be back!

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 23, 2011

My husband and I stayed at the Spencer House Inn for two nights last week. We loved the bed and breakfast --- Mike and Mary are wonderful hosts. This was my husband's first time at a B and B ---- he hasn't stopped raving about the inn and the innkeepers! Thanks for a wonderful visit!

  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 13, 2011

The Spencer House Inn knows all about hospitality and delivers it well. The inn owners really care about their guests and make sure to take care of any need no matter how small. The location is great for visiting all the shops and museums in St. Marys. It is also just a block away from the Cumberland Island shuttle. They will assist you with tips and the best lunch in town to take with you to the island. Following their island tips made for an amazing trip to the island where our picnic lunch view included frolicing wild horses and their colts.

The rooms were spotless, roomy and comfortable. Don't miss the Coastal Georgia Film Museum near by!

Room Tip: Request a claw tub!
  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 13, 2011

This gem of a bed and breakfast is exactly what we needed, a quiet, much slower moving, elegant bed and breakfast, delightfully decorated on the coast of Georgia. Warm, easygoing ambiance, excellent service and facilities, great breakfasts and packed lunches (for our trip to Cumberland Island of course.) Sat on the porch and watched a huge thunderstorm pass through before we headed out to a local dinner with fresh fish caught that day. We'll be back!

  • Stayed: August 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 11, 2011

Absolutely wonderful! St.Marys is such a gem and the Spencer House only makes it better. Super adorable and comfy- I wouldn't dream of staying anywhere else. Georgia Tourism is doing a giveaway for a one night stay, including breakfast, at the Spencer House Inn Bed and Breakfast on Twitter tomorrow [July 12]- I wouldn't miss this chance for a free stay at my favorite place for anything! You can enter on the @GeorgiaTourism twitter page. I hope I win!!!

  • Stayed: April 2011, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Spencer House Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: 200 Osborne St, St. Marys, GA 31558-8400
Location: United States > Georgia > Georgia Coast > St. Marys
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in St. Marys
Price Range: $184 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Spencer House Inn Bed and Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Spencer House Inn, built in 1872, is located in the heart of the St. Marys Historic District, within walking distance to restaurants, shops, museums and the ferry to Cumberland Island National Seashore. We can make your ferry reservation and pack a picnic lunch for you as you head off for your adventure on a beautiful, undeveloped and pristine barrier island - the beach was voted "one of the best wild beaches" by National Geographic Traveler magazine. You'll enjoy relaxing in the cypress rockers on the Inn's verandahs. Walk to the waterfront park, fishing pier and boat ramp. Take a leisurely stroll around our historic village. There are 2 championship golf courses nearby. Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge is 45 minutes away. The beaches of Jekyll, St. Simons and Amelia Island are a short drive from our St. Marys, Georgia bed and breakfast. ... more   less 
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