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McDowell-Nearing House Bed and Breakfast

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Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 9 February 2014

What an amazing experience. My husband and I always try and stay at B&B's whenever possible. And this was one of the best! Lovely renovations to her home make it so comfortable and homey. And who knew Jane could cook so well! That was the best surprise. We so enjoyed our visit and stay. Our family is slowly dwindling and...

Thank kmar9286
Stoutsville, Missouri
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Jane did a wonderful job of having the home she grew up in renovated. She thought of everything and didn't hold back anywhere. Breakfast was one of the best that I ever had at a Bed and Breakfast. If I ever go back to Muncie, this is where I'll be staying!

Thank Carolyn W
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reviewed 30 December 2013

My daughter and I just returned from our third annual Christmas getaway at McDowell-Nearing House Bed and Breakfast. It is one of the nicest we have stayed in. The hostess does her very best to make the stay a truly memorable visit---and the food is awesome! It is a charming old house that has been completely renovated with all the...

Thank Jan J
North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 December 2013

This is a great place to stay when you visit Ball State University or Muncie. Centrally located, and easy to find! This B&B is close to everything, and has every amenity imaginable from free WiFi to the best breakfast around! My room was not only spacious and clean, it was super comfortable. There was a shower, oversized spa tub and...

2Thank Shellie L
Gedera, Israel
Reviewed 12 September 2013

The McDowell-Nearing House Bed and Breakfast is situated near the center of Muncie, right across the Ball University. It is run by Jane McDowell, who provides caring, considerate hospitality and a sumptuous breakfast. The rooms are well equipped and very clean, the beds are comfortable and the public space homey in the best sense of the term. My wife and...

Thank Baruch M
Reviewed 27 August 2013

We were in town for one week this summer to welcome a new baby to our family. Jane's hospitality was incredible. She immediately recognized we were under a lot of stress and adjusted to meet our needs. Her flexibility really allowed us to focus on important things at the hospital. She is a great cook. Her breakfasts powered us through...

Thank ej1155
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 3 January 2013

Our stay at the McDowell-Nearing House made our Muncie family reunion perfect. The rooms were fresh, clean, spacious and comfy. Our Innkeeper deserves bountiful accolades for breakfasts -- decadent pecan pancakes and fresh fruit cups. Five stars.

Thank Helene V
Belmont, Michigan
Reviewed 1 December 2012

I need a one night stop that was quiet and restful-in a city I had never seen before-and this fit the bill perfectly. My bed was perfectly comfy after a long drive, the house was sparkling clean, peaceful and quiet. My wi-fi and I worked late, and I woke to a fabulous full breakfast I could not even finish. Your...

Thank genieb071065
Reviewed 26 August 2012

This B&B would be a rare find in any city. All the furnishings are of top-notch, like-new quality. Our bedroom featured southwestern decor and looked as if no one had ever stayed there before. There was plenty of space, with a small sitting area between the bedroom and bath. The bathroom was huge, with a double jacuzzi tub, a shower,...

Thank DizzyDad
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Muncie is my hometown. For some reason it has exactly one B&B in town. But it is a gem. The proprietor is friendly and whipsmart -- making for engaging conversation. The place is very clean and the room we had was roomy. There was a separate little room with a desk and a walk-in closet. The bathroom had a separate...

Thank IntrepidinCal

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly renovated 1947 neo-colonial with 4 bedrooms, en-suite bathrooms, WiFi, full breakfasts. Convenient to Ball State University and Ball Memorial Hospital. We offer all the comforts of home away from home whether visiting Muncie for business or pleasure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about McDowell-Nearing House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 2005 N Tillotson Ave, Muncie, IN 47304-2607
Region: United States > Indiana > Muncie
Price Range: $182 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Only four rooms, each with a distinct personality.”
whistler48, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend looking at each of the rooms on the website as they were all different sizes. I had the smallest, but it was totally my style, cottage chic.”
fxmomma, 29 Oct 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely,you can't go wrong with any of the 4!”
mommy123456, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Each room is unique, check her website for descriptions of rooms.”
CarolKitch, 30 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We only saw the one room we stayed in.”
mrbrucepritchett, 13 Apr 2014 | Read review
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