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Dickens House Bed and Breakfast

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“ed caldwell”(24 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Pool
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently stayed two nights here and we had such a great stay. Ed is an awesome innkeeper and was very hospitable. He didn't even mind us checking in a little early. Breakfast was fantastic! In fact, I'm trying to emulate the...More

Thank matthewn262
Response from E_Caldwell335, Owner at Dickens House Bed and BreakfastResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mathew and Charmaine, What kind words! It really was a pleasure visiting with you while here. Wishing you the best in your new Florida venture! Cheers.

Reviewed 25 January 2018

Dickens House is a lovely thoughtfully restored home with excellent amenities. It is walking distance to stores, restaurants and trolley. The rooms are complete--charming decor with comfortable beds, adequate lighting and power outlets, televisions and refrigerators. Host is well versed in local lore and general...More

Thank gretchen g
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Dickens House is a charming 5 room B&B within a historic house built in 1912, painstakingly restored over a 5 year period by proprietor Ed Caldwell. His attention to detail and love of design & architecture make this a unique place, with each room having...More

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We were in town for the Tampa Blues Festival and could not have found a better place. While it was really close to the festival site, Ed was extremely accommodating to us regarding our reservation and his house is fantastic. The house is a great...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My wife and I stayed here three nights in the Cottage Room. The room has a separate sitting area with a day bed. The queen bed was comfortable and the bathroom was large. Breakfast was very good all three mornings. The location is great within...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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"The room we had is on the 2nd floor. We are aware of one on the 3rd floor with a slanted ceiling but that..."
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"Each room is quite different, but each has tv, private bath and mini refrigerator."
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"The Dickens Suite is our favorite. The Cottage Suite has a second (single) bed"
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"Book early for reservations."
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