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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The Secret Garden is no longer in business. After some remodeling the building is now housing 30 Evans Scholars who attend the University of Oregon. It is called The Evans House. This is as of June 2016. Evans scholars earned their scholarships through good grades and caddying.

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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had family here to check out the U of O campus (they have a high school junior interested in attending). The Secret Garden is right on campus and allowed them to stroll the campus area at night (to get a better feel for things when the sun goes down...good to figure out where the campus lighting is the best...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2015

What a delightful place in a delightful city. If you want to chill out in a country style home, then look no further. Every comfort is available in a gorgeous surrounding. I can't wait to stay here again !

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New Jersey
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Our stay was only one night as a stopover on a long roadtrip. The accommodations were very nice, clean and comfortable. Airconditioning was welcome. We enjoyed a lovely dinner at a French restaurant, Marche.

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Madtown
Reviewed 9 October 2015

The location adjacent to the University drives a significant portion of the traffic but it's like they don't have to try because of that. The rooms are nice, the Apiary was certainly large enough and well appointed. Reception was cool, bordering on professional but more of the "why are you bothering me, I'm busy" approach or "I should have a...

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oregon
Reviewed 2 October 2015

This is a lovely B&B! Our large room with bath, sitting area and desk was clean, elegant and oh so quiet. With a coffee station outside my room, I was able to brew an individual cup of coffee and read before breakfast. Michelle and her staff were friendly and very helpful. We enjoyed our short stay and will stay here...

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Lakewood, Colorado
Reviewed 1 October 2015

The Secret Garden knows how to do hospitality right! I arrived travel weary to find my key and a welcome message awatiting me at the front desk . . as I proceeded to my room (guided by the directions left along with the welcome), I was enveloped in the Inn's serene atmosphere. The common areas are bright, cheery and gorgeous....

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Paris, France
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

We spent one night in that charming old house, located next to the University of Oregon. All the common rooms are beautifuly furnished. We feel to live cozy moments into the past. Our room was so pretty and quiet. The breakfast is served in a romantic area. All the personnal was kind and attentive to our needs. For sure, Secret...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 26 July 2015

The walking proximity to the University in a very peaceful neighborhood make this an ideal Bed and Breakfast for your stay in Eugene. The rooms are well kept with a modern bathroom. Plenty of common area space to lounge, play chess, read or chat. Mica was very helpful and brought us up to date on cycling in the area.

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Woodland Park, Colorado
Reviewed 5 July 2015

I first stayed at the Secret Garden in 2010 for the Prefontaine Track Classic. It was wonderful. Excellent breakfast, lively guests and a nice sense of community at the table and in the common area. I subsequently stayed there for the Olympic Trials in 2012, and for Pre in May 2014 and May 2015. The location and the building itself...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Secret Garden is an intimate, European-style Boutique Hotel one block from the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon. Within walking distance to Matthew Knight Arena, Track City – Hayward Field, Steve Prefontaine’s Memorial, Hendricks Park, Autzen Stadium, Willamette River and riverside bike paths, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Maude Kerns Art Center, Beall Concert Hall and several Restaurants including Agate Ally, Beppe & Gianni’s Trattoria, Studio One Cafe, Wild Duck and McMenamins. In the late 1990s when Becky Kaiser became steward of this stately home once owned by the Baker family of the distinguished newspaper, the Eugene Register Guard. She brought with her the aura of her grandfather, Henry Kaiser, known as the father of modern American ship building. As the small inn’s proprietor, Becky Kaiser developed its themed charm from the book The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett.Since May 2008 when Don Flinn assumed ownership, Secret Garden’s charming staff continues the tradition of providing a sophisticated level of comfort and courtesy. The common rooms consist of a large lobby with intimate seating areas with fireplaces, two large dining rooms & gorgeous gardens ideal for weddings, meetings and social gatherings. Delicious on site catering provided and the attention to detail to create your perfect event. The staff enjoys sharing knowledge of the recreational pleasures of the Willamette Valley including the annual Oregon Bach Festival, Oregon Mozart Players, Prefontaine Classic, UofO Football & Basketball games, NCAA Track & Field, wine tastings at nearby King Estates and always golf, especially at Bandon Dunes on the Oregon coast. (Ask about Secret Garden’s limo service available for your excursions.) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secret Garden Inn

Address: 1910 University Street, Eugene, OR 97403
Region: United States > Oregon > Eugene
Price Range: $146 - $326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Get closer to the staircase for better WIFI”
kulgar, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Great staff, I'm sure they have recommendations.”
358la, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Did not see other rooms. Noise not an issue. Bleak weather so did not see the sun.”
M9379PJtonyb, 1 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Starlings Nest Suite was a nice 2 room suite, but beware of the heating issue in that room.”
BeachBum1964_10, 10 Nov 2014 | Read review
“We had a suite at the back that was very quiet.”
Mamachka, 4 Oct 2013 | Read review
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