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The Oliver Inn

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely stay at the Oliver Inn. The room was well-appointed and no detail was overlooked. From the chocolates on the pillows to the white noise machine and the CD player with relaxing music - along with the comfy bed - the room...More

Thank Deanna C
Response from Innkeepeeralice, Owner at The Oliver InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Deanna, Thank you for the great review. We love taking care of our guests, and making fun yummy breakfasts! I am glad you slept well, and hope you can come back for another visit. Alice

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We found this B&B when we moved our daughter to South Bend for college four years ago. Alice and Tom, the owners, are wonderful hosts and great cooks. The breakfast is always varied and delicious. The rooms are spacious and very comfortable, especially the beds....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife Pat and I were in South Bend for business and we always try to stay in B & B's. We also own the Belvedere Inn in Hannibal Missouri. The hosts were great and we had a really nice chat at breakfast. The room...More

Thank Bob Y
Response from Innkeepeeralice, Owner at The Oliver InnResponded 1 week ago

Hi Pat and Bob, It was great to meet you and hear about your historic property in Hannibel, Mo. We hope one day we can visit and stay at your property! Safe travels! Alice

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Oliver Inn the weekend of October 20-22, 2017 and enjoyed it completely. The hosts were gracious and helpful and the room charming and comfortable. It was much more enjoyable than a hotel chain and a better value. We...More

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Response from Innkeepeeralice, Owner at The Oliver InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We love what we do, and always enjoy having people stay with us! We hope to see you again soon! Alice and Tom

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really want to write a sterling report on this hotel. I like its location, the service, the cool old library bar, the sensibility. I just didn't get a good nights sleep. The sound proofing needs to be addressed because the early morning activity such...More

Thank WolfCreekFarm
Response from Innkeepeeralice, Owner at The Oliver InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. I'm sorry you were awakened by outside noise. Normally there are sound restrictions that prohibit noise before 7am, it must have been something out of the ordinary. Next time I will make sure you have an even quieter room. Safe...More

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Free Parking
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US$156 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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