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Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night, Aug 8-9th 2015, which happened to be the same weekend of summer graduation at FSU and I still got a really great rate on the room! The atmosphere of the hotel is very charming. We stayed in a Governor's room with a queen bed. The furniture is older and there's not a lot of extra space to...

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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

The location was amazing close to some great restaurants and downtown. Rooms were very cute and large. Staff at the front desk and valet were all super friendly. However the housekeeping could use some pointers; just on the details. As a super clean freak I notice the little things. Around the faucets in both the sink and the shower had...

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Green Cove Springs, Florida
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Location Location. 2 Blocks from Capitols , old and new. Would stay again in a heartbeat. Clean, safe with great restaurants across the street. This is a kittle gem of a place right in downtown and only a few blocks from the FSU Campus. Very safe and quiet. Staff is top notch and extremely helpful

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Delray Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I loved the old feel of this inn. The room with mezzanine was perfect for our son and us, although you had to go up and down to get into the small bathroom, we had a good stay and the bed which was high was comfortable. Breakfast was very limited but I enjoyed the infused water during the day. The...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We stayed here for one night so that we didn't have to drive all the way from Savannah to New Orleans in one day. The inn looks posh, so does the furniture in the rooms, but it is not that posh at all. A couple of things bothered me. The balcony of our room had no privacy at all; our...

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Jensen Beach, Florida
Reviewed 8 June 2015

A quaint, pleasurable place to stay when visiting Tallahassee. Cozy breakfasts, a fireplace in our room, excellent location, a well trained and friendly staff. They seem to know what you need before you do.

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Quitman, Georgia
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

This hotel is located in a neat historic building downtown. Parking is hellacious, but the staff are very helpful and accommodating. We stayed in a corner room on one of the upper floors and bed were comfortable, and even though there was a bar downstairs, noise level was low.

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Coral Gables, Florida
Reviewed 26 March 2015

I've stayed here for many years due to the short walk to where I need to go and lack of available room blocks in other places near the Capitol. Gov's Inn is pricey, but you save on rentals or cabs if you stay in the outskirts of town. The rooms are nice and some are a bit dated. My suite...

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JenaRamsey, Marketing and Events at Governors Inn, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our location so convenient for your needs! We are in the process of updating some of our rooms so we appreciate all of the feedback that you provided us with. On your next stay with us we would be more than happy to place you in a...

Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 18 March 2015

The hotel is old and needs some upgrades. Others said their AC did not work though mine was fine. No business center to print boarding passes. Close to Capital makes it convenient to House and Senate offices. For Capital business it's OK for vacation or a getaway never.

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JenaRamsey, Marketing and Events at Governors Inn, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear that your stay with us was not up to par. While we pride ourselves on being an authentic historical inn we are currently in the process of updating our rooms. If you choose to stay with us again, and we sincerely hope you do, we would be more than happy to print your boarding...

Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Planning a "Hometown Getaway", we decided to stay at this historic inn. To say we were disappointed is an understatement. "Historic" in this case means old and outdated. It began with the lack of welcome from an under enthusiastic front desk clerk. From there we discovered the room was uninspiring and in need of a thorough cleaning. The televisions are...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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The Governors Inn is a 41 room private condominium property. Room availability varies by owner. Please phone for information on our Inventory. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Governors Inn

Address: 209 S Adams Street, Tallahassee, FL 32301
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Tallahassee
Price Range: $175 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Governors Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Governor`s Hotel Tallahassee
Hotel Style:
#21 Business Hotel in Tallahassee
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“don't choose the suite in the front of the hotel facing the road - you will hear noise & music from the bar until well after 2AM”
 of 5 bubbles smiley3802, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The courtyard rooms are very quaint with a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Blancheee, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back of the hotel, away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles progonoskis, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Away from the lobby!”
 of 5 bubbles Liylly, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Beds sit up very high - be prepared to climb/use the stool in the room if under 6feet tall!”
 of 5 bubbles laurenwG8197MP, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
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