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Bird House Inn and Gardens

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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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All reviewsgarden roomb bbreakfast pastriesfamily reunionbreakfast tablerestaurants and shopsfun staythree blocksgracious hostslovely homethe location is perfectfresh fruitwater streetbeautiful lakehistoric townwithin walking distancefirst floor
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay in the Garden Room was great. The fireplace was a charming and welcome addition during a snowstorm. The bed was comfortable. Everything was clean and tidy. The owner was laid-back and friendly. The whole place exudes a low-key welcoming vibe.

Thank Benjamin T
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Perched on a knoll overlooking the main street, the Bird House Inn offers a friendly ambience in rooms reflecting its 158 history as a hostelry—years that have given it a patina of wear in no way diminishing its comfort. The owners' casual approach to service...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dave is a very thoughtful host, and responded quickly to all of my messages. We were there on a business trip and stayed in the Garden Room and the Bluebird Room. Both were very comfortable and we loved the original decor and very quaint feel...More

Thank Rach C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We stayed in the Meadowlark room and it was fantastic! We loved the decor of the house, the peaceful area of new years weekend. The innkeeper makes a really great breakfast! We would like to go back in the summer to see the view from...More

Thank Andrew S
Response from Dave W, Owner at Bird House Inn and GardensResponded 5 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your stay! I do hope we see you back in the summer some time. The Meadowlark balcony is a great spot to sit and watch the world go by. I hope you get to try it out next time!

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We had a great stay at the Bird House Inn in Excelsior. What a charming town and beautiful bed and breakfast. We felt very welcome and the host met our accommodation needs. I would recommend the Bird House Inn to others looking for a weekend...More

Thank Cayla T
Response from Dave W, Owner at Bird House Inn and GardensResponded 5 weeks ago

Great having you with us!

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$109 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Karen H
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It is three short blocks to the lake then about another three over to Bay View - or you can take the bike path for a short cut that would take about 5 minutes on foot.
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"The Cardinal suite on the ground floor is prime"
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"Jacuzzi in Bluebird bathroom upstairs."
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"Get an upstairs room, can hear "footsteps of the other guests when you stay on first level."
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"We viewed all of the rooms and found them all lovely ... preferred the Cardinal room because it is like a..."
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