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The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful bed & Breakfast located on 17th street. The movie the Gambler with Kenny Rodgers and Loni Anderson starred was filmed at this location. The pros; It is every bit elegant in every room and landings, the breakfast are wonderful well thought out. If you want peace and quiet ..this is the place. If you have a...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, We have a suite called The Garden Apartment it offers a large screen TV; we have 500 channels on cable and a DVD player in that suite, most guests love getting away from the world, some just have to have their remote controls and the Garden Apartment would be for them. Our Wi-Fi requires...

Fairfield, TX
Reviewed 16 March 2017

What a wonderful experience I had at THE VICTORIAN INN B&B! I live in a Greek Revival home built in 1855 so I look for the best wherever i go! Upon arrival, the grounds and exterior of the MANSION were so inviting. I was greeted by the most GRACIOUS HOST, MARCY, who treated me like I was family! The rooms...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you dear Leslie, this gentleman was so elegant! A true southern charmer! I did feel as if we had been friends for years...this is the type of guest that makes me use creme fres' I do love spoiling my guests and taking extra steps to make their stay special. He heard me mention making my Mom a chocolate cake...

Baytown, Texas
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We enjoyed a quick stay at the Victorian Inn and found it, like its hostess, thoroughly charming. Pictures don't do it justice. The decor reflects masculine and feminine character. Breakfasts are either light or substantial, either excellent. Easy access to all points on the Island, and despite crummy weather, was enjoyable. Guests are well cared for without being hovered over...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

One of the greatest compliments an Inn keeper receives is when guests book their next stay when checking out from their current stay...Wowsiers!!!!Most of my guests wish they had more time to enjoy the Inn and Galveston. Folks do not realize how many fun things there is to do on this small island. I try to visit with my guests...

Providence, RI
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We had a quick night in Galveston after a nearby concert at the Grand. This B&B is within walking distance of the Grand and seemed perfect at the time. Unfortunately, our experience was overall odd and has made us question whether we ever want to stay in another bed and breakfast. The owner is a little odd, but so are...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for noticing our unique Inn, we are Ecumenical in the fact we have guests of every faith including Tibetan Monks to Catholic Nuns to Mormon Bishops. I am a Conservative Christian Republican and proud of it! As for me and my house "We serve the Lord"...we do not set the conversation in the dinning room at breakfast my...

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I first stayed at the Victorian Inn as a 6 yr old child with my mother and have continued to stay over the years. I remember as a little girl, I was so amazed by every story, picture and trinket that Marcy (the owner and caretaker) shared with me. Even then being so young, I felt the passion Marcy had...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Tifffany, your sweet words brought tears of joy to my eyes this morning! Thank you so much for "getting the reason or experience"! All these years 27 of them now hasn't been about the $$ its all about creating Peace & Love in a place: The Victorian Inn that makes everyone feel like they are home. Kinda like when you...

Southeast texas
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I have lived in the Gulf Coast Area all of my life, and I didn't know this place existed. Truly a beautiful place to stay and close to everything on the island to do, But when you return from your day on the island, the peace and quiet is worth twice the price. Speaking of the price it is cheaper...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

This is when I know I'm doing my job the right way! When guests book to come back as soon as they leave...I love my job!!!! ps....its not a job, its a calling...

Reviewed 7 November 2016

Located on Galveston Island and run by Ms Hanson. She serves a lovely breakfast and the fig preserves (she makes these herself) are awesome. The house is a few blocks from the main streets so it is very quiet and relaxing. She makes a wonderful and different breakfast every morning. I've stayed here at least once a year for (I...

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Katy, Texas
Reviewed 29 October 2016

My husband and I booked "Laura's Room" for a special birthday and had the most wonderful experience at the Victorian Inn !!! The owner, Marcy, is absolutely delightful and made our stay not just comfortable but exceptional !!! The home is gorgeous, extremely well maintained, and a spirit of peace surrounds you when you step through the door !! Marcy...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Just when I think its time to retire (after 26 yrs) a lovely couple comes along like this one and I realize this is exactly where I should be and what I should be doing! It is just plain sweetness...that we do not see much of in this world today, that's why I love spoiling my guests so much!!!!

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I just got married and we decided to go to Galveston for a small honeymoon. We arrived a little late, but Mrs. Marcy was extremely nice and helpful about where our plans for dinner should be since it was late. The room we stayed in was so comfortable I didn't even realize I was in a different...

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Plano,Tx
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

First:The house is vavctorian for around the late 1800s the pictures fo not do this house justice the beauty and grandeur of this house needs to be seen. Our room was off the landing just at the top of the grand staircase the room was ginormous nice antique furniture decorate the room nicely The grounds: walking around the house you'll...

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marcy_hanson, Inn Keeper at The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

It was wonderful to host this lovely couple, this is why I get up so early every morning! Guests such as these make my life a pleasure. This grand old mansion was made to have the love and laughter we all share in its beauty everyday...we are blessed indeed! Marcy...thanks for filling my days with joy!!!!

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about The Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn

Address: 511 17th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-4805
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Price Range: ₹ 9,072 - ₹ 11,340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“I WAS IN A SUITE!!!! It was such a wonderful experience to be in this mansion!”
340leslief, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Suits are excellent with private bath rooms and bouquet room.”
mlagr0ne, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The top Zachary suite has two bedrooms and a nice living area.”
robertsmith410, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Al the rooms are wonderfully decorated.”
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“Can't go wrong!”
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