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Gillum House Bed & Breakfast

Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Business Centre
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

We were fortunate enough to win a 2-night stay at the Gillum House during our 2016 40 to Phoenix trip. We booked our room and were pleasantly surprised to find we had won the room with the bathroom. Our hostess was very welcoming to us....More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank brumelfl
Response from Queenofbudget, Owner at Gillum House Bed & BreakfastResponded 28 June 2017

it is our pleasure to support GWRRA - West Virginia has great roads for motorcycling and the best way to showcase them is by having people ride them and tell others. We hope you will help spread the word (as you have done here, thank...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Wonderful place to stay while visiting the sites of Shinnston. Kathleen was a great host, and cooked an amazing breakfast. Some of the best coffee that I've ever tasted. The rooms were clean and comfortable. I would definitely recommend staying at the Gillum House for...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank enewhiker
Response from Queenofbudget, Owner at Gillum House Bed & BreakfastResponded 15 June 2017

We thank you for choosing Gillum House Bed & Breakfast for your visit. We are very proud of Shinnston and love to tell Folks about it. (and show it off). Shinnston has activities going on throughout the summer such as the annual Independence Concert by...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

My family found out that my husband was related to Levi Shinn, so we decided to investigate Shinnston for an overnight from Cincinnati. I had never stayed at a B&B and was ready to find out about them. Kathleen was a most gracious and knowledgeable...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank gerryahill
Response from Queenofbudget, Owner at Gillum House Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 June 2017

It was our pleasure to host you and show what a REAL Bed & Breakfast is. The only reason I was able to host the 5th person is because he was a child. I am happy you enjoyed the tour of the Levi Shinn Log...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

My family had the privilege to stay with Kathleen and John in their quaint, rustic B&B, which perfectly captures the essence of the Shinnston area and the surrounding history. Kathleen went above and beyond to educate us on the area and well above the call...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Michael S
Response from Queenofbudget, Owner at Gillum House Bed & BreakfastResponded 31 July 2016

Your family was a delight to host. It was joy to meet all of you, to have our lives touched by your family, and to show off Shinnston to you. Our only regret is that the visit was shortened by circumstances beyond your control. We...More

Reviewed 20 February 2016

Kathleen and John are the quintessential hosts. They are down-to-earth and very genuine. We had a most wonderful time staying at this superb B&B. The room was very spacious and the bed was total comfort. Kathleen thinks of everything from chocolates, to fresh fruit to...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank Tuckedinntheharbour
Response from Queenofbudget, Owner at Gillum House Bed & BreakfastResponded 24 February 2016

It is an honor to be able to please other innkeepers with what we do. Those who do it themselves see things in a different perspective - THAT is why we feel honored to have pleased. We look forward to some day getting up to...More

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We have both the Tesla charger and a 9.6 kW J1772 charger for other EVs. We can also charge up an electric motorcycle. Guests choose origin of coffee beans to be roasted. All books on second floor More available to be "stolen". We attempt to meet all dietary needs. Environmentally conscious facility. Routings personalized for site-seeing - covered bridges, antiques, history, crafts, winery... Rail-trail 50 feet from house. Located 6+ miles from I-79 in downtown Shinnston, halfway between Fairmont and Clarksburg 1 block from US Rte 19. Gillum House now offers Elopement Packages - minister, 1778 log house for the ceremony, flowers, and everything else found at a wedding EXCEPT the guest list - maximum of 4 guests. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$95 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > West Virginia > Shinnston
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$95 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > West Virginia > Shinnston
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24 July 2015|
Response from Queenofbudget | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay, have been helping with a motorcycle event for the last 4 days. With tax, 1 night in the Gillum Room with full breakfast served at the time the guest tells us, is 158.74 total. Kathleen
Room Tips
"Had three bedrooms and owner will know exactly what will work best for you."
1 Jun 2017
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"The one with the en suite bathroom is the best, but they're all lovely."
20 Jan 2015
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"All rooms are cute and comfy but only the Gillum room has its own bath."
5 Aug 2014
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"All rooms looked nice, the Gillum had a private, vs shared, bath."
27 Feb 2014
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