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    The Chestnut Cottage Bed and Breakfast

    1718 Hampton St, Columbia, SC 29201-3420
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    28/1/2018 29/1/2018
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    “civil war” (3 reviews)
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    Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I loved this bed and breakfast! The rooms were stately in this nicely restored antebellum home, the hosts were very nice people, breakfast was delicious and this home that was once lived in by famed civil war diarist Mary Chestnut is simply...More

    Thank Greg W
    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    We stayed here for 3 days. The hosts are very gracious and make you feel at home. The house is well maintained and very nicely appointed. There is attention to the history of the house and neighborhood. The breakfasts are fabulous. The neighborhood is quiet....More

    1  Thank FT313
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    Cozy, quaint, spotlessly clean historic home with fabulous owners who are always around to help you with anything you might need. The breakfast is delicious and gourmet. Plenty of parking and the area is safe and very walkable. Surrounded by other historic homes. Can't wait...More

    1  Thank Suzanne A
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    This was our first time to stop over in Columbia. The city is very clean and easy to get around in. We were disappointed in the breakfast we were served. The internet stated a scrumptious breakfast so our expectations were pretty high. Instead we were...More

    1  Thank Sally20161947
    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    Stayed in Chestnut Cottage for one night while parents were in town to watch kids. Building was very nice. Location was good - we walked downtown with no issues. Hosts were extremely hospitable. Breakfast was very good. We stayed in Jefferson Davis room - it...More

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    "We had the Jefferson Davis in the front of the house that faced the street and I don't recall traffic..."
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    "James Chesnut room has 1 queen + 1 daybed, ideal for non-couples"
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    "talk to the innkeepers and get a feel for what you are looking for"
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    "The rooms actually inside the house are more quaint and historic"
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