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J. Palen House Bed & Breakfast

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We booked last minute at J. Palen House, and I was somewhat concerned after booking, when I read other reviews. We found that the place was charming, the staff were courteous, the breakfast was delicious, and the location was incredibly close to evening activities yet in a quiet location. Our stay couldn't have been more delightful.

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

This our second time @ the J.Palen and staying in The Retreat. J. Palen is indeed a hidden gem in Cleveland. The location is perfect as you are close to the best restaurants in Cleveland. The accommodations are plush and cozy. The backyard patio is gorgeous and the perfect place to toast your weekend away. The Breakfast is delicious too!...

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Chicago
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The main house was full, so my daughter and I were offered the Cottage - an extremely spacious, well appointed 2 bedroom apartment, for $219 (less than one room at a 3 star hotel there - a steal!). We felt quite fortunate to have landed in this part of Ohio City as we could walk to good, bustling restaurants. Interesting,...

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Saint Jo, Texas, United States
Reviewed 28 July 2016

There are several room choices with different price points. Our friends stayed on the main house, but my wife and I opted for "The Roost" ... a roomy two story condo in a seperate building just a short walk from the main house. It was great for the two of us. Nice court yard for happy hour. Very nicely appointed...

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Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Great little place close to city but tucked away in a nice quiet neighborhood. Very clean and welcoming. We have stayed in the main house and the Palen room. The website has great information and pictures of all roos. Breakfast is fantastic. Great one nite getaway or weekend stay!

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 21 June 2016

My husband and I liked this place so much we decided to stay two extra nights! We stayed in the Webster Room & enjoyed the balcony. Diane was a great hostess, and she gave us great recommendations on restaurants & bars, some within walking distance, and various sight-seeing opportunities in & around Cleveland.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 9 June 2016

My partner and I were in town for the Cleveland Marathon and we chose to stay at J Palen House because it was close to the start line and other points of interest like West Side Market. Our room was spacious and clean and the bathroom was recently remodeled and the breakfasts were delicious! The morning before the race, the...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This was our second visit and eagerly anticipated given our wonderful experience in the summer of 2013 (reviewed here). We were not disappointed as all the charm, amenities and hospitality were every bit as present as they were three years ago. As before, our room was beautifully appointed and comfortable. Diane is such a wonderful host. We were staying at...

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Pleasanton, California
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This was a very well appointed B&B. There were cookies on arrival and a terrific breakfast of fruit and potato crusted quiche with sun dried tomatoes. All the little touches were there including excellent linens and amenities. The house is extremely well care for and location is good. Our host had discount coupons for the Rock and Roll Hall of...

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Thank RoBertie
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We stayed at J Palen House Bed and Breakfast for a weekend get a way. The house and room were beautifully decorated and amazingly clean. We stayed at The Retreat and enjoyed every detail, especially the comfortable jetted tub. Diane was so accommodating and very knowledgeable about the city. She really enjoys caring for her guests and making it a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
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Charm, Sophistication and Location!Northeast Ohio's only luxury Urban Inn within a mile of all downtown activities, Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame,Horseshoe Casino, Aquarium Playhouse Square Theaters, All sport venues and 10 minutes from Cleveland Clinic, Walk to 28 of Cleveland's most interesting restaurants, breweries and the West Side Market! ... more   less 

Additional Information about J. Palen House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 2708 Bridge Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113
Region: United States > Ohio > Cleveland
Price Range: $208 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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J. Palen House Bed & Breakfast Cleveland, Ohio
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