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Kent
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Arbor House for two nights as part of our honeymoon trip to New England from London. Firstly - all communication prior to our stay was excellent, including really clear directions to the property. Secondly - the owners are super friendly and respectful of privacy. On arrival the owner gave as a great little induction to the...

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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely, quiet place to stay. Perfect for those who like privacy and independence - breakfast is already in the room/ fridge so you can eat when you want in your own private garden. Wonderful home-baked food, granola etc. Room is well-stocked with everything you could possibly need from an ironing board to microwave popcorn to books. Owners are friendly but,...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 17 July 2016

My husband and I stayed at Arbor House while spending time in Marblehead for the Festival of Arts over the 4th of July holiday. Jennifer and Dave are perfect hosts, and both went out of their way every day to add to our enjoyment of our trip. The guest suite is quiet, comfortable---just lovely. The garden space is private, a...

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Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

I have to admit that I was a little nervous about staying here. I had never stayed in a B&B with one room. Well....it was so nice, private and comfortable! I'm so glad we stayed!!! It was absolutely perfect for getting in and out of Boston. The neighborhood was quite and great to walk around. There is a rocky private...

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Sussex, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 April 2016

While being the dead of winter, Jennifer and Dave have set up this private suite, so you feel warm and relaxed. The serene colors all nestled in bamboo surroundings, you can't help but unwind. Delish organic treats and breakfast in the cute breakfast nook. You can have your breakfast anytime you'd like! So many wonderful restaurants and don't forget to...

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We wanted a getaway but didn't have much time, so we were happy to find something so close to the city. Jennifer was very helpful and flexible with our check in time, and made us amazing vegetarian tarts for breakfast. Everything in the fridge was delicious. Wish we could have stayed longer. Highly recommend.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We stayed here for two nights just before the New Year. Warm and cozy winter retreat, the host is an excellent baker and left incredible snacks and breakfasts for us. Room has a flat screen TV with tons of channels so you can kick back and relax in the evenings. Great location a short drive to Marblehead downtown. Highly recommend...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Nothing but good things to say here! A walk away from a private beach, delicious homemade treats and the most comfortable surroundings you could ask for. Furnished completely like someone lives there, nothing stale or average about it. Jennifer and Dave were great to us, giving us local recommendations and directions, and we even made friends with their cats! A...

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St neots
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We've just had a wonderful three nights at Arbor House and I think it would rank as one of the best Band Bs we've ever stayed in. It has an extremely comfortable bed and everything you could possibly need. It is the little touches that are so good, from the little bowl of nuts on the coffee table to the...

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Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Serene and romantic. The guest room is very inviting, with a big poofy bed, comfy sofa, small kitchen and shower bath. Even under 9 ft of snow it was nice to have the private garden space. Jennifer and Dave provided delicious home-baked pastries, yogurt and juice. Jennifer went out of her way to overnight some things we had left behind....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our single suite bed and breakfast offers complete privacy as it is located in the renovated wing of our circa 1899 Summer house. The suite has it's own entrance and a private garden. The kitchenette is stocked with a variety of homemade treats, everything needed for an expansive continental breakfast. The airy, light-filled suite is decorated with original art and fine contemporary and antique furnishings. There are a queen sized bed and sofa as well as an Italian tiled bath and a flat screen TV with premium cable, Wi-Fi Internet access, and DVD player. Other features include a sky lit cathedral ceiling, front windows over looking a pond, rear sliding doors opening onto the secluded garden, and a four minute walk to a private beach. Some additional amenities include Egyptian cotton towels and robes, 400 count sheets, air-conditioning and ceiling fan, stereo, video and music library, a large selection of books on the area, reading lights, games, iron and ironing board and a blow drier. ... more   less 

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Address: 28 Ticehurst Ln, Marblehead, MA 01945-2837
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Marblehead
Number of rooms: 1
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“there is only one!”
 of 5 bubbles 201melissah, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room has one bed and small couch, ideal for couple”
 of 5 bubbles mcml2016, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“They only have one room but it has its own little garden which would be lovely in the summer.”
 of 5 bubbles 487claires, 8 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Only one room...You can't go wrong”
 of 5 bubbles Barb-and-Rick, 10 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Only one room and you make your own breakfast, but everything including home made goodies is provided”
 of 5 bubbles anthornbob, 15 Oct 2014 | Read review
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