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Selden, New York
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2016

My wife and I started our two week vacation here recommended by my cousin who lives five minutes away.Cathy was great! We arrived just before the hurricane,planed to stay two nights but added a third. The stay was great,Cathy made plans for lunch and dinner in case the hurricane hit hard and we could not get out.Cathy was charming and... More 

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Thank acman1958
Land O Lakes, Florida
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

we stayed for our 27th anniversary and loved The Lake House. Cathy was as sweet and charming as can be and made us feel right at home. we enjoyed the beautiful location and the southern old florida charm. Cathy made us an amazing breakfast that surpassed our expectations and left us wishing we could have stayed longer!

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Thank stem1234
Inverness, Florida
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

We have stayed at the Lake House B&B Multiple times over the past 10 years, regardless of were we have lived, and it only gets better each time. Beautiful surroundings, stunning views and a house steeped in rich history (ask your hostess Cathy to show you her photo albums which portrays the history of the Lake House). Interior decorated in... More 

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Thank madtravlers
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying at The Lake House while house- hunting in the Inverness area. This was our first time staying at a bed and breakfast. Cathy the innkeeper provided a clean, comfortable room with a private bath along with a delicious breakfast and pleasant conversation. My husband and I are animal lovers so we... More 

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Thank Deborah M
Yardley, PA
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29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice place. Large, tastefully decorated room with private bath. I would have rated this higher but for the following. Needs a bit of maintenance. Wall unit air conditioner VERY LOUD -- sounded like an airplane and kicked on every few minutes throughout the night, disrupting our sleep. Shower controls missing cover plates exposing connections into shower wall. Water going... More 

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Thank dtchs
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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a Hilton, this B&B is not for you. This quaint old Florida style house is tucked away and has amazing lake front view. Kathy, the owner, provides you with a spacious room decorated antique style. Our king size room had it's own bathroom attached. You will find collectibles throughout the house. Kathy allows pets and has... More 

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Thank Poppelfloh
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

If you want a unique experience and love a homey atmosphere, this has it all and more. Cathy is a host who loves what she does and creates a pleasant experience with all of her decorations, candlelight and a wonderful breakfast. This is not for the person who frequents the Ritz Carlton. You need to love dogs if you stay... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

The Lake House was built in the early 20th century as a fishing lodge for a wealthy businessman. Much of that charm is still evident in this sprawling old house crammed full of antique furniture and knickknacks. Our bedroom, one of six, was comfortable and clean. The owner, Cathy was a great host and the highlight of our stay was... More 

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Sarasota, FL
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107 reviews
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Reviewed 5 October 2015

What a lucky find! We had planned a fall getaway, initially, to see the Gatlinburg Tn and Asheville, NC areas this past weekend. Our trip needed to be cancelled then modified as we learned about the "hurricane" that was headed that way. We "re-grouped" and decided to travel to the Inverness/Crystal RIver area instead, to check off some attractions on... More 

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Thank spoiledtravelers1
Cincinnati, Ohio
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31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

Cathy is very nice and the home had beautiful views and and was very relaxing when the dogs were not yapping or getting out. To be fair, Cathy had some friends with emergency situations and she was watching 3 extra dogs.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • 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
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about The Lake House

Address: 8604 E Gospel Island Rd, Inverness, FL 34450
Region: United States > Florida > Inverness
Price Range: £64 - £68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
The Lake House Hotel Inverness
The Lake House Inverness, Florida
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Request a Lake Room”
 of 5 bubbles madtravlers, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Lake view rooms were all I saw....recommend those!”
 of 5 bubbles nrelam, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you can climb stairs and want a lake view take a upstairs room!”
 of 5 bubbles 170Deirdre, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“The lake view room is grand, but there all different and great. The common areas are super.”
 of 5 bubbles jimm137, 14 Feb 2014 | Read review
“All look great”
 of 5 bubbles Twinmom13, 4 Sep 2013 | Read review
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