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Huntington, Indiana
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Our room was nice, our food was great. Inside, the house was nice; outside, it was a bit intimidating. But the best part of our stay, overall, were our hosts, Michelle and Dave. They would get six out of five stars in my book.

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Murphysboro, Illinois
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A friend and I were looking for something different, but also inexpensive. This places fit the bill. The exterior was nerve-wracking as it looked dilapidated. After a few minutes of wondering, "How bad can it really be?" we went in. The interior was as beautiful as the pictures. Hospitality was great. Bathroom was clean. We made a great memory and...

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Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We had a lovely visit to the Richards House B&B. The owners are 100% accommodating for a roll-away, and breakfast was delicious: eggs with cheese, blueberry coffee cake, fresh fruit, crepes with maple syrup or home-made blueberry syrup, bacon and orange juice/coffee/water. They have wi-fi and cable t.v. although we barely needed it. We were too busy looking around at...

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Thank BusinessMama2016
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This bed and breakfast shows it's age and I always try to imagine how it must have looked new. I am amazed how beautiful the home is once you walk through the doors. We had a truly lovely time. The library suite was very cool and a fun treat to get to sleep in. The innkeepers are so nice and...

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The exterior is in need of paint and repair. I am surprised that city codes allow the disrepair of the entrance. Upon first sight of the house, we considered leaving to find another place. We stayed in the library room on the main floor. It was clean--no dust noted on the many, many nooks and crannies where it could rest....

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Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This Bed and Breakfast is one of the coolest places I have visited. It was built in the late 1800s and the furniture, books, decorations, etc are all from that time. The woodwork and tile work is all original. There are 10 bedroom and 8 fireplaces. The couple that owns it were fabulous. They shared so much history of the...

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Thank Jamie G
Alameda, California
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Family reunion in Dubuque with Richards House as gathering place. Wonderful breakfasts, able to add extra guests for breakfast easily. Accommodating hosts. Great afternoon coffee cakes. Played lots of board games between outings around the area. Looking forward to future visits.

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Thank moeller97
Mason City, Iowa
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The Richards House was definitely what we were looking for when we came to Dubuque. My breath was taken away at the jump back in time you seem to take as you walk through the front doors. Stunning lighting and woodwork are the grounds for the beauty and charm of this place. Each room is unique in it's own way....

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Evansville
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Richard's House eight years ago on our first visit to Dubuque, IA. Our recent spontaneous road trip took us back to Dubuque. We stopped in at 8pm on a Saturday night and the owners graciously welcomed us in. We had the same room we had years before and could see that they had made some updates....

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Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Do not let the outside sway you from staying here. The inside is indescribable. It is like you were taken back in time. Each room had their own fireplace with ornate tiles around them each one different. The wood in this home was unbelievable and all different types making it more unique. The breakfast was to die for. I would...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Richards House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1492 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-4714
Region: United States > Iowa > Dubuque
Number of rooms: 6
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“Get over the outside appearance”
 of 5 bubbles jamesoP6259TO, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sharing a bathroom isn't horrible as the other bedrooms may not be full; you could save a few bucks without a private bath.”
 of 5 bubbles kbram682016, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We received a tour and all rooms were spectacular and welcoming.”
 of 5 bubbles BusinessMama2016, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Library Suite is the only room on the 1st floor, besides that they are all upstairs.”
  • Claw foot bathtub in our room (The yellow room!)
  • Living room and movie collection.
 of 5 bubbles katiespenn50401, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Forward rooms have a little bit of street sounds that filter in but not objectionable since I enjoy being part of an historic neighborhood.”
 of 5 bubbles yarrow2016, 9 May 2016 | Read review
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