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Novato
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't tell you what a wonderful time my good friend, Pam, and I had here. We were visiting another good friend who lives in Bend and she recommended Lara House. She was SO right. The rooms are simply beautiful. The breakfasts, however, are over-the-top. You would swear you are at your grandma's house. So delicious, luxuriant and extremely generous.

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Arvada
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

What a cool and romantic B&B in downtown Bend! The rooms were cozy and very nice. We felt at home! Great breakfast and a wonderful patio to enjoy our evening wine. The owner was very nice and hospitable. A must stay for any Bend visit. We'll be back!

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to you returning in the future!

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Stayed two nights at this B&B that has an amazing location, within two easy walking blocks to the downtown area with its shops and restaurants, and also across the street from a park with walk along the river. The service was warm and friendly, and we felt they cared whether we had a nice time while visiting Bend. The breakfasts...

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Bend has so much to offer at any time of year. We appreciate your review and hope that you will think of us should you return to Bend in the future.

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Great location. Half a block to the park; one more block to the downtown restaurants and market. Very pleasant rooms, well appointed. The breakfast was find, but not stellar. We enjoyed our selves. If you have the time, enjoy the veranda and a glass of wine or beer before heading out to dinner.

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. When the weather is nice, both the back porch and the front porch are perfect places to enjoy wine and beer hour which we offer each evening.

Haifa
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This pricey b&b has potential to be great. Close to Deschutes river and park, as well as close to downtown and good restaurant. Rooms were nicely decorated but very dark. We have stayed in B&Be in lots of places, including Israel and Middle East. This is the most expensive one we have stayed in. But neither the decor, setting, our...

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Each review allows us the opportunity to better serve our guests. All of our baked goods are baked in house with the exception of our gluten free and vegan muffins which are made locally.

Switzerland
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Great ambiance, nicely furnished rooms, all the necessities, and very, very scrumptious and plentiful breakfasts! A great little place to stay while in Bend. Short walk to the downtown area. Knowledgable owner gives tips for restaurants and day activities.

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your time in Bend. There is so much to do in Bend, especially during the summer season, whether you are interested in biking, hiking or just sightseeing. There is something for everyone.

Ashland, Oregon
Reviewed 24 June 2016

My husband and I stayed 2 nights at the Lara House B&B. The craftsman style home is located within walking distance to downtown and Drake Park. We stayed in the Deschutes Room which was very nice. The bathroom featured a shower stall only, and is fairly small. If you weigh more than 130 pounds, you might find it to be...

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are sorry that the bathroom was not as spacious as you would have liked. The house was built in 1910, so space must be utilized uniquely so that each room can have it's own private ensuite bath. Each bathroom is designed differently so as to work with the space allowed. We are glad that...

Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Husband and I stayed here 2 nights and enjoyed it very much. We had a large room upstairs with a huge bathroom. They have a complimentary cocktail hour at 5pm, serving good wine and beer. We enjoyed talking to the other guests while sipping our drinks. This Inn is within walking distance to town where there are excellent restaurants and...

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay in Bend and thank you for your review. Whatever season you visit Bend, there is always plenty to do and see. Bend is also a host to many great restaurants and breweries. The location of the Lara House allows you to be in close proximity to Drake Park and downtown.

Coos bay
Reviewed 10 May 2016

My husband and I took a much needed weekend get away and we stayed at Lara House! We loved it!! The room was very comfortable and clean! The staff was amazing and very helpful on where to go in town which is just a little walk to downtown. The breakfast that was prepared were very good. We loved our stay...

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed your weekend getaway in Bend. At the Lara House it is one of our goals to make our guests feel relaxed while they are staying with us. Bend is a great place to do as much as you would like or as little, whatever suits your mood. Thank you for your review!

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Very clean, comfy beds, good breakfast, and walking distance to Bend's old town area with restaurants, bars, shoppibg, etc. About 30 minutes to Mt. Bachelor. Definitely will stay there again when we come through Bend

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Sandy G, Owner at Lara House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Bend has a lot to offer in any season. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. The Lara House location does allow you to walk into town to shop and dine as well as to attend events in Drake Park and the Old Mill District.

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lara House Bed and Breakfast, a magnificent 1910 craftsman, offers a unique and luxury experience for adults seeking a getaway in Downtown Bend. Located in a historic neighborhood, the Lara House overlooks Drake Park and the Deschutes River and is only two blocks away from Downtown Bend’s wonderful boutique shops and fantastic restaurants.Our six guest rooms have world-crafted eclectic furnishings, exquisite linens, and down comforters, all with private baths. The common areas are cozy and intimate, but spacious enough to give you privacy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lara House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 640 NW Congress St, Bend, OR 97703-2512
Region: United States > Oregon > Central Oregon > Bend
Price Range: $227 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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