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Clipper House Inn

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Nederland, Texas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Redoubtable for two nights the cottage was very comfortable and clean. The location is great and within walking distance of all Kemahs attractions. The garden, winery tour, and eculant restaurant were all nice additions to the B&B. We looked forward the to the homemade cake and bread in the morning with our hot coffee while sitting... More 

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. I enjoyed having you two stay with me at the Clipper House Inn. I am so delighted you enjoyed everything including my breads and wine cake. I hope you have received my recipes and will enjoy them for years to come. Have a blessed holiday season and come back to see me before too... More 

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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

First B&B ever, and we couldn't have made a better choice! Mrs. Barbara was the best, she not only answered all of the numerous questions we had; but she was warm, inviting, and understanding. We've already started planning our next stay. We had the opportunity to stay in the flying cloud and it was like a step back in time,... More 

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed in the Flying Cloud for two nights. We had a wonderful time. Our favorite thing was sitting on the porch sipping hot tea at night. Our room was really pretty with a screened in porch and an open porch on the front. The host, Barbara was really enjoyable to talk to and we wish we could have talked... More 

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

We were so glad to have you at the Clipper House Inn. I am sorry about the noise in the Challenge, yes, that is one of the downfalls of the Flying Cloud. I try to tell everyone it is a beautiful room but just like being in a regular bed and breakfast. I'm so glad you plan on returning and... More 

Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I along with another couple stayed in the Challenge Suite at Clipper House. We had the best time! The cottage is adorable and the gardens outside are beautiful as well. We really enjoyed sitting outside with our wine during the evening. The location is great- we were able to walk to the shops, restaurants, and boardwalk. Barbara... More 

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

I was so delighted to hear that you all enjoyed your stay at the clipper House Inn. It's always fun to be in Kemah. Yes, next time you can totally experience the winery with a tour also. Looking forward to having you come again. Thanks so much for choosing the Clipper House in for your destination. Barbara More 

Klein, Texas
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the Mont Blanc which is a very cozy cabin perfect for a weekend getaway. Within a short walking distance to multiple shops and the Boardwalk. Plus if your playing Pokemon Go, the restaurant across the street is a Pokestop - depending on your GPS signal you're in range without ever having to leave the cabin. The courtyard is... More 

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and liked your cottage. I'm sorry about the water pressure I will check it out to see what is wrong and yes the shower is very small, I wished I could make it bigger but there isn't any way to do that. Hope you will... More 

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

A nice relaxing Kemah retreat. After previously staying at hotels this stay increased our enthusiasm about Kemah greatly! Even in the 95+ degree weather, it was a pleasure just sitting on the front porch listening to the fountains and enjoying the serenity while yet being so close / walking distance to the boardwalk, bars, resturaunts, and a coffee shop. Barb... More 

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I am so delighted you had an enjoyable stay and you got to relax and unwind from your busy life. It's nice to be able to kick back and enjoy peace and quite once in a while. I so look forward to my returning guests and to know that they love the... More 

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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The Wife and I went to 2 Astros games in Houston. We enjoy staying at B&B's instead of staying in hotels. Clipper House Inn worked out Great for us. It was very comfortable and we felt very safe. We walked to the boardwalk and enjoyed supper at the SaltGrass restaurant. Ms Barbara and her staff were very friendly and accommodating.... More 

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

I want to thank you for you nice review. I enjoyed having you at the Clipper House Inn. I hope you will become a regular guest here. I know your enjoyed the ball games and am glad your team won. Thanks for my beautiful book mark, I love it. Barbara Hopper More 

Corpus Christi, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

If you have allergies don't stay here. The grounds are landscaped and well groomed however when you step inside the mold/mildew smell will hit you immediately. The setup is great. We were gladly accommodated with a last minuet with a same day reservation. However when we arrived about ten o'clock at night after a four hour drive we immediately had... More 

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kate, We are sorry that your stay was not what you had hoped for. If you look at our reviews we have very few that are not excellent. The cottage you stayed in is one of our most popular and gets outstanding reviews all the time. While I cannot speak about your allergies I can speak to the fact... More 

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Wow this was a great little spot!. The cottage was very comfortable and relaxing... enjoyed the winery tour and taste testing... Would highly recommend for couples that just wanna get away.....also is only 4 blocks from kemah boardwalk...also the owner Ms Barbara was very welcoming and helpful with any questions that we had.

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Greg I am so glad you and your wife had a wonderful time here at the Clipper House Inn. I want everyone to feel at home here and come and enjoy the time you are spending with us. We are a gem in a small town which is safe for you to walk around in. I hope you tell all... More 

Lake Charles, Louisiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This was our (husband and I) first B&B experience. Barbara was very accommodating and serviced us after operation hours. We stayed one night but were pleased w our stay. Would most definitely book again w The Clipper House Inn. ~ Russ & Vickie D. Lake Charles, LA

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Thank you for your nice review. We enjoyed having you stay with us and we do hope we will see you again in the near future. I always enjoy seeing past guests. Thanks Again, Barbara Hopper More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clipper House Inn is located in the heart of Kemah only blocks from the Boardwalk and marina. We feature private cottages with luxurious amenities designed to provide a relaxing getaway. Our on-site winery offers award-winning wines and a great experience while staying at the B&B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clipper House Inn

Address: 710 Bradford Ave, Kemah, TX 77565-2959
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Kemah
Price Range: $159 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“The Redoubtable Cottage is great if you might need your own space/sleep on different schedules- sitting room and bedroom are separate.”
 of 5 bubbles 531starb, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask Barbara for a room suggestion to fit your needs. She is great!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 487randyf, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Each cottage is different. Check the website to tour them and find the one you like.”
 of 5 bubbles 1Jett, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Redoubtable is a roomy, romantic cottage for two.”
 of 5 bubbles Vintage_Lass, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Romance cottage was perfect for two. AMAZING vertical spa shower, bath robs. Two tables, chairs, decent bed, amour with coffee pot(and the necessities) mini fridge, microwave, and plates/silverware. ”
 of 5 bubbles sek13, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
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