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Huntington Beach, California
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532 reviews
75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A charming old house. Period furnishings. The bed was good. The shower was good. The breakfast was great. The location was great. Right next to the park along the bayou. You can walk to restaurants. The parking is along the street.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old Castillo is a wonderfully down home inn with a very welcoming proprietor. Lovely setting. The decor is decidedly old fashioned, in the best way [think of your grandmother]. Next to the park along the Bayou Teche.

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Munich, Germany
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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This B&B is totally worth a visit. The single rooms are all designed differently and historic. The owner is super friendly and helpful. The breakfast is outstanding, the pancakes were the best ones I ever had. Enjoy a bottle of wine on the balcony next to the famous oak!

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We too enjoyed your visit. Happy you enjoyed the pancakes. And, yes, our balcony is very much enjoyed. More 

Copenhagen
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279 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We got two spacious rooms - one with balcony - though we arrived late in the afternoon. The hostess have clearly done a lot to make the place comfortable and stylish the southern way. Breakfast is free and you can get a glass of wine and a snack if you sneak into the kitchen late at night. We even negotiated... More 

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and your visit. We were happy you chose to stay with us. Hope to see you again. More 

Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 June 2016

The wife and I have stayed in other bed and breakfast's in the past and we were impressed with the history of the Old Castillo house, the cleanliness, and how the owner did not hover or micro-manage our stay. The room and bed was quite comfortable and served our needs nicely. The breakfast was good although a bit less in... More 

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Thank you for staying with us. Comments made by you is taken seriously and will be reviewed with all owners and staff. Thanks again and hope you visit with us again. Peggy More 

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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

What a great b&b! The staff is so courteous and polite! You feel welcomed, almost like visiting a relative! It is a beautiful place, peaceful yet in the middle of town. Very captivating. The rooms were clean and spacious, with authentic antique furniture. Breakfast was delicious! The peanut butter fudge and homemade soap is THE BEST! I look forward to... More 

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We work real hard for our guests to have a great experience. Glad you enjoyed to fudge and soap. Looking forward to you visiting us again. Thanks again. Peggy More 

Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

+ We stayed in the "Gabriel" room and had a wonderful huge veranda. The location of the mansion is romantic near the river and the oaks. Quiet. The area is safe and we could walk to the Restaurants. Parking was easy. Welcome was friendly and the breakfast very good (fruit was lacking though). Close to the best swamptour on beautiful... More 

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. Your suggestion about fruit is a good one. We will begin to offer a few at breakfast. Only a few requests are made for this, but, it is an easy fix. Wish you had told me about the armoire. It was probably only stuck. We don't ever lock it. We do have downstairs rooms... More 

Albuquerque, United States
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We had a very peaceful and relaxing stay. Breakfasts were among the very best we've ever had at B&B's. The town and neighborhood is very quiet and low key. The only thing noisy in the Old Castillo are the old wood floors and stairs. Our room was enormous, bed comfortable, Wi-Fi quite reasonable.

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. and also enjoyed your breakfasts. It is so important to us and we try hard to make everyone's stay a memorable one. Hope to see you again sometime. Have a great day. More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Peggy who owns and manages the place is very welcoming and attending, and provides useful recommendations for touring and restaurants. Breakfast was vary tasty, and the attention given to it was apparent. We stayed in two rooms. The "Gabriel Room" was comfortable - very large with good bed. On the first night we stayed in the "Acadia Room" in which... More 

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your comments and are happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again somethime More 

Kingsford, Michigan
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127 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Our stay was a bit on the crazy side, things uncontrollable by the owner. First, the water had to be shut off, so we couldn't use the bathroom, and thought we might have to move to another lodging. It was fixed, but the water stayed discolored until after breakfast the next day. Not something that could be helped, we understand.... More 

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PetitParis, Owner at Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Yes, it seems you had more of hapless things to happen. Sorry about that. Of course, as you stated, we could not help the water break or the street sweeper or the church bells. Some of our guests comment that they enjoy the church bells and the birds singing at their window. Most guests are... More 

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Old Castillo B&B is housed in building built in 1829 and listed on National Register of Historic Homes in 1978. It has seven bedrooms with private bath in each. Rooms are furnished with antiques and also reproductions. B&B is in walking distance of restaurants, museums, St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, etc. St. Martinville is located in the hub of Cajun county. We are less than twenty minutes away in any direction to lots to see and do in other towns around us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast

Address: 220 Evangeline Blvd, Saint Martinville, LA 70582-4539 (Formerly La Place d'Evangeline)
Region: United States > Louisiana > Saint Martinville
Price Range: £111 - £135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Old Castillo Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The suite wit balcony is adorable.”
 of 5 bubbles atlanticophelia, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor are better. Gabriel and Evangeline rooms are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles yeruhams, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The Arcadian room was downstairs and had a nice view of the garden and the bayou”
 of 5 bubbles lindahO5983BS, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Probably the second floor rooms are best....”
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“Evangeline room is really pretty”
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