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Akron, Ohio
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79 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We made reservations months ago so that we would have a place to stay for the opening home football game of Notre Dame. The Bed and Breakfast is a beautifully landscaped yard and beautiful old home that you will feel pampered by Ann Andre upon your arrival. Snacks of cookies, trail mix and various teas in the dining room are... More 

Thank Diana H
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank You so much for such a wonderful review. The pleasure is all mine in serving my guests. You two were such nice guests to have. Hope we can meet again. Ann More 

Macomb, Michigan
Level Contributor
50 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Ann is that special type of person that you immediately feel a bond for. She is so caring and easy to talk to. She is more than an inn keeper, she is a dear friend. Despite having last visited six years ago, Ann remembered that my wife needed extra pillows for her back, and asked her how she was doing.... More 

Thank David H
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

D and D It was so nice to have you stay again. You two are so nice and so kind. And it was such an honor to have you return. Thank you for the very nice review. The pleasure is all mine. Ann More 

Sparta, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 2 August 2016

My weekend stay at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast in Bristol, IN was absolutely lovely. From the charming B&B, owned and operated by Ann, to the comfy bed, lovely room and yummy breakfast each morning, my stay was exactly what I needed -- rest and relaxation. The outdoor garden is very well groomed and maintained - you can sit... More 

Thank jlb269
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

And I enjoyed our breakfast conversations. Took your tip on the boutique as well. I hope you can come back again soon. thanks for the nice review. Ann More 

Riverside, Illinois
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40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This was my second visit to Murphy Guest House and my wonderful hostess, Ann Andre. I was welcomed like an old friend, and her lovely rooms were just as I remembered. Extremely comfortable beds, and the location is so perfect - accessible from highways, but also easy to reach all the quaint towns and villages in Amish country. But wait!... More 

Thank EllenH1948
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was so great to see you again and meet your niece. We had fun talks and good times. I so appreciate you coming again. Ann More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We visited antique shops in central and northern Indiana from Pierceton to Elkhart and stayed at the Murphy Guest House. It was a nice 2-day anniversary stay. On a previous stay we explored Amish culture and attractions. Ann has been a consistent, gracious, accommodating, hospitable B & B hostess and has developed an inviting, relaxing, luxurious, comforting space in Bristol.... More 

Thank jtpeds
bristolite, Manager at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It is so much fun doing anniversaries for folks. My goal is to make everything special here and hopefully you feel pampered. Thank you for such a nice review. It is much appreciated. Ann More 

Cokato, Minnesota
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Hostess Ann really demonstrates her 12 years of B&B proficiency. Everywhere you look, every detail, every accessory, every decoration is carefully prepared and placed to convey a feeling of opulence. Even though the Murphy House is attractively priced, it feels much more extravagant. The hand-dipped chocolate strawberries waiting in the room and the choice of 43 loose leaf tea flavors... More 

1 Thank mr_farm_dude
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Bob and Sarah, thank you so much for such kind words. I had so much fun talking with you and learning about your farm, herbs, and flowers. I would love to try one of your raised flower beds. I'm really looking forward to your next visit so we can chat some more. Many Blessings to you, Ann More 

Haslett, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 October 2015

From the time we rang the doorbell until we said, "Good-bye," we were made to feel at home in the elegant Victorian setting. We did not need lunch because the breakfasts were so large. We found a plate of snacks in our room when we arrived including chocolate-covered strawberries with our initials on them. There was a devotional book on... More 

Thank Pat C
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Totally our pleasure. New friends are the greatest. Ann More 

1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed at Murphy's guest house when on business in Bristol. A guest house is not immediately what comes to mind when traveling for business but this was an experience unlike any other business trip I have been on and a welcome change. Just make sure you bring your "Fat" clothes because Ann is a cook beyond belief and will... More 

Thank Kevin D
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Wow Kevin those words were so nice. It is always fun to have first time B&B folks, but non suspecting business people are even more fun. Glad is was a good experience for you. Ann More 

Copenhagen, Denmark
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We stayed at Murphy Guest House from the 21-23th Sep. since we wanted to experience the Armish community and learn about their faith way of life. This was our second visit the area and Myrphy Guest House since our first made a perfect impression. And we were in no way disappointed! We so love everything about the place - most... More 

Thank Helene T
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the very kind words. So glad you liked your stay. Ann More 

Palatine, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Was looking for last minute getaway with my daughter for Labor Day weekend and found Murphy Guest house online as we wanted some place close by Amish country. Ann went out of her way to make our stay special and boy can she cook! Let's just say personalized strawberries upon our arrival were amazing and so thoughtful! We will definitely... More 

Thank Sandra P
bristolite, Owner at Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Sandra and Brianna, thank you for your review, but it was all my pleasure. I am so glad you came and I'm looking forward to your next visit. There is just so much to see and do in this area and you barely touched the tip of the iceberg. Thanks Again, Ann More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful 1875 Victorian Home. All 3 rooms have private baths. A candlelight full gourmet breakfast served each morning. Close to Amish Country, canoeing and kayaking, Bonneville Mill Park for hiking and cross-country skiing. There is a beautiful flower garden view from each bedroom window. Cable TV and wireless internet. Easy access to Notre Dame, 3 minutes off of the toll road. We offer a complete pampering experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 112 S Division St, PO Box 66, Bristol, IN 46507-9496
Region: United States > Indiana > Bristol
Price Range: $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“While the room was already chosen for us, it was beautifully decorated with the bathroom close by.”
 of 5 bubbles dianahE4680TA, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you need a room with twin beds, choose Jayme's room - it can be made up as either a king or a twin.”
 of 5 bubbles EllenH1948, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to spend some time in the flower garden. Parking is on the North side of house off the street.”
 of 5 bubbles mr_farm_dude, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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