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Gathering Place Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 17 October 2014

This is a very beautiful and luxurious high quality B&B owned by the University of Missouri and staffed by students from the hospitality program. It is conveniently located across the street from the university with nearby frat houses and walking distance to the charming downtown area with its many restaurants, bars and shops. The Katy Trail is easily accessible and...

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Jefferson City, Missouri
Reviewed 15 October 2014

I rented this room for my wedding day/night. I asked for an early check in at 1, so myself and my bridesmaids could have a place to get ready. The room (the Chemistry room) was everything I had hoped for. It was beautiful, elegant, and the staff was all really sweet and accommodating. I will highly recommend this B&B. Not...

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Reviewed 13 October 2014

Everything about the Gathering Place was wonderful and we can't wait to return. The room was comfortable and exceeded our expectations and the location can not be beat. Deb does a wonderful job welcoming you and making sure that you are comfortable and the breakfast was delicious too. Highly recommend. 5 Star you won't be disappointed.

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Reviewed 25 September 2014

This was our first visit to the Gathering Place and it was wonderful. The location was what caught our attention because it is within walking distance of our son's Schurz Hall as well as the Mizzou game. This allowed us to park our car and avoid the traffic which is a huge benefit especially on fame days. Once I stepped...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 8 September 2014

In Columbia for the MS150 - decided to stay at the Gathering Place. Truly amazing weekend at the Inn. The Inn is quiet, beautifully renovated. Simply one of the best experiences at an Inn we have had - including Maine, New England Inns. Innkeepers were great, student attendants great - all superlative. Breakfasts phenomenal - shouldn't be missed. Would love...

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Troon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2014

This was our first stay at The Gathering Place and will definitely return when next in CoMo. We were late in arriving but it was no problem and our room was extremely spacious, comfortable & very clean. The breakfast was superb with plenty of choice and served professionally but with friedliness by Mizzou catering & hospitality students. The owners were...

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San Jose, CA
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Spent two nights here getting my child settled in to college. We were later than expected in arriving, and it was no problem. A very clean and comfortable room awaited us, and a lovely breakfast the next morning. I look forward to returning!

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Lake Ozark, Missouri
Reviewed 4 August 2014

This was my third stay at The Gathering Place. It is my first choice when staying in Columbia, MO. It is quiet, comfortable and has outstanding food. Each room has a different theme. I've stayed in three of them. All are wonderful. Breakfast has choices for anyone - vegetarian to meat eater - and they roast their own coffee beans....

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Colorado Springs
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Simply the ONLY place to stay if you're in Columbia, MO. Everything was truly remarkable. The soft bed, the great location, the electronic room locks, warm owners, and delicious custom breakfast. What a B&B should always be.

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Irwin, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Just a beautiful place to be to enjoy being comfortable and at peace. I would definitely recommend this place to stay overnight or longer. Excellent breakfast and service. Clean and luxurious. Loved the whirlpool bath and guest necessities provided.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Gathering Place Bed and Breakfast, housed in one of Columbia's original homes, offers a unique blend of convenience and luxury with its proximity to campus and the downtown District area, historic charm and modern amenities. Pamper yourself with spacious suites, private baths and sitting areas, free off-street parking and a gourmet breakfast, in the heart of a vibrant academic community, all steps away from the MU campus. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gathering Place Bed and Breakfast

Address: 606 S College Ave, Columbia, MO 65201
Region: United States > Missouri > Columbia
Price Range: ₹ 5,493 - ₹ 8,401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Book in advance”
715waynes, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“If available, pick the King Suite on the Top Floor.”
546stephenp, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back may have less road noise, but the view of campus from the front is interesting.”
ericksonbk, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room which does not face the main street.”
lchjr, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Third floor has a great view of Mizzou's campus”
michaelmG3281SM, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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