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Oakwood Inn Bed and Breakfast

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Newfield, New York
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32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This B&B closed last June (2015). Here's the owners' farewell: The Oakwood Inn Bed and Breakfast closed its doors on June 1st, 2015. It was a very tough decision and we thought it through for several months before the final decision was made. We would like to thank the many guests that have come through our doors as strangers and... More 

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38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Having landed only a few hours before from London (UK) in Raleigh and collected a car, we were looking forward to settle down - jet-lagged and rather tired. Driving through the Oakwood historic district gave us great hope for our choice of bed and breakfast. And the welcome of the inn-keeper, Doris, certainly confirmed that we had made the right... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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115 reviews
73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

What a friendly place and what a nice change from the hotel chains! The inn is a 100+ old building in the historic part of the city with all the old world charm ....but with fully modern facilities. Wifi, gas fireplace, modern (though a tad small) bathrooms, great beds and ... I had the East room facing the road and... More 

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Richardson, Texas
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2015

We were in Raleigh for a meeting and stayed in the Oakwood Inn B&B for 2 nights. The room was a nice size that had its own private bath that was recently redone. My only disappointment was that our room was right by the office and there was a tremendous amount of noise at certain times. Breakfast was excellent and... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 19 January 2015

We had a wonderful stay in Raleigh at the Oakwood Inn. We traveled with 2 other couples and enjoyed the hospitality of the owners of this lovely B & B. We had a delicious breakfast each morning and we relaxed in the parlor in the evening. The rooms were very comfortable, each with their own bathroom as well as a... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2014

This B&B was great! It is walking distance to downtown. We were able to take a downtown food tour and hit the Christmas festival then come back to this B&B. The in room fireplace was great! Also, the retrofitted toilet was a nice touch. Breakfast in the morning was delicious! We would stay here again!

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Bethesda, MD
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92 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Beginning a bed and breakfast experience with a problem sets everything off in the wrong direction. I was given a gift certificate and attempted to use it at this inn. I indicated that on my application. I also indicated our food limitations. When I emailed about our arrival time I was told using my gift certificate would be a problem... More 

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Elizabeth City, NC
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450 reviews
113 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

This is a wonderful neighborhood, with nice craftsman style houses being renovated everywhere. Shady, charming streets. We had a ground floor room, generous in size, with plenty of seating. The bathroom was very large, and quite luxurious.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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101 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2014 via mobile

After three days camping in the Smokies, my wife and I scheduled a night at the Oakwood. From the moment we arrived, we were treated like family. Doris meet us us at the door, welcomed us in, and showed us to our room. We were also greeted by her dog, which is very friendly. Our room was wonderful, nice walk... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We loved it from the moment we went in the front door. Doris and Gary, the owners , were so smart, funny and friendly. The breakfast was first class.......we were in the Lincoln room.....it was lovely....bed very plush and comfortable and the bathroom was 5 stars.....walk in shower....really nice......all Matt and I can say is we will definitely stay there... More 

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OakwoodRaleigh, Owner at Oakwood Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! The Linden Room is one of my very favorites. We hope to have the pleasure of hosting your next trip to Raleigh! Doris More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Oakwood Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: 411 N. Bloodworth St., Raleigh, NC 27604
Region: United States > North Carolina > Raleigh
Price Range: £100 - £131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“We liked the Linden with a fully renovated bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles robink295, 19 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the Lane Room. It was small but worked for us as all we did was sleep. I will note that there is a claw foot tub and the way the shower curtain hangs it can be a bit tight to shower. Did not bother me as I only need hot water :)”
 of 5 bubbles NicolleB_12, 18 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We loved the Lincoln Room.....”
 of 5 bubbles GinaMattHayden, 25 Jun 2014 | Read review
“My only caveats to a couple deciding on a room at this inn has to do with the tub and TV. This particular room has a historical clawfoot tub which is too small for a couple to use together and the TV is located in a very awkward spot making it fine for catching the news, but not the greatest for watching a movie in bed.”
  • Pell Room
 of 5 bubbles ColleenNC, 20 Feb 2014 | Read review
“If you want privacy and a large room with a convenient first floor location, the Polk Room is a nice choice!”
 of 5 bubbles AvecBrisance, 30 Mar 2013 | Read review
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