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Camellia Rose Inn

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Boca Raton
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Cozy, comfortable, perfectly maintained--I wish my house was this pristine! Great character and location--easy walk to downtown. We'll be back soon. My daughter, soon to be a UF student, wanted to live at the Camelia Rose for her four years :) Pat and Tom were very welcoming and the brownies were amazing! See you soon.

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The proprietors, Pat & Tom are terrific. I was lucky enough to find this gem of a place years ago when my son was a college freshman. Usually, my wife & I stay at nice hotels. But Gainesville does not have many great hotel options. My older brother recommended that I explore the bed & breakfast options. The first B&B...

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Summerfield, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night - and thoroughly enjoyed this lovely B&B. Very conveniently located close to the historic downtown Gainesville (about a 5-10 minutes walk) - and close to the university. Our room was absolutely spotless with a very comfortable (albeit very high) bed. There were portable steps to climb into the bed!! The bathroom was very clean -...

Thank FloridaRetiree2010
Sebring, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came up to Gainseville for business and stayed here...what a treat! The beautiful atmosphere, Pat (the owner), her wonderful breakfast, and Bryson...the cat....all added to the cozy environment. We loved it!!!

Thank bd3952017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I keep returning to Camellia Rose because it has never been an even mediocre experience. It is super clean, quiet, comfortable, and elegant. Walking to the nearby park and restaurants is really nice. Pat and Tom do an amazing job. The breakfast and coffee always right on the mark. Brownies and afternoon tea too. So many good things about Camellia...

Thank Anita F
Decatur, Illinois
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Camellia Rose Inn from Jan 20th to 27th, choosing a vacation rental without breakfast in the Hodges Suite. The suite is large with refinished historic hardwood floors in the front sitting room and bedroom. The suite has a large, fully equipped, eat-in kitchen with everything needed to make meals including a full size...

Thank RicknPegM
Spencerport, New York
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend staying at the Camellia Rose Inn. The location is ideal (you can easily walk downtown and not have to worry about parking), the gorgeous Inn (lovingly tended to by Pat and Tom), the little extra touches, homemade brownies, wine and snacks in the late afternoon, the breakfast is awesome, very unique and delicious, the sheets were wonderful,...

Thank KarenDeLee
Wauseon, Ohio
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Camellia Rose is a gorgeous bed and breakfast that offers outstanding hospitality and a delicious breakfast. We were greeted by Sara upon arrival and were shown around the home. Wine and snacks are available each evening. Pat serves a gourmet breakfast in the morning, and the coffee is set out early if you want a cup before breakfast. Our...

Thank Cheryl M
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We had a hard time choosing a B&B for our first trip to Gainesville but we lucked out and really enjoyed Camellia Rose. The room was pretty much exactly as pictured, and was gorgeous, romantic and larger than we'd expected. Staff were friendly but unobtrusive. It's more of a driving than walking location but very central to everything we wanted...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 21 January 2017

The Camellia Rose Inn is the best B&B we have visited in our 43 years of marriage. We were greeted by Pat, who could not have been more gracious. Our breakfast was superb. The Anticipation room was a dream! Fireplace, Bubble Tub for two, wonderful bed and steps away from the lovely porch overlooking the grounds. We are looking forward...

Thank hfd234

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Camellia Rose Inn is a six room Inn with private baths. Rooms are large with large windows overlooking beautiful historic Gainesville. Huge porches and a second floor verandah are perfect for relaxing! For a bit more privacy there is also a private cottage. Less than 2 miles from the University of Florida and Shands Hospital and a short stroll to the historic downtown area. Full breakfast served, with homemade goodies and beverages available throughout the day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Camellia Rose Inn

Address: 205 SE 7th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6833
Region: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: ₹ 8,026 - ₹ 16,052 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“If staying for a week or on your honeymoon, get the Hodges Suite. It is large, well appointed and romantic.”
RicknPegM, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“don't miss breakfast...”
GarfieldMunchee, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stardust - had a private balcony with rocking chairs; was quiet; big beautiful updated bathroom.”
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