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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were able to get away for a short getaway, and this B and B could not have been a better choice. Mrs Barbara was very accommodating. The wine cake and breakfast loaf that she left us were both so moist and delicious. The court yard is a great place to have a glass of wine and...

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for the really nice review. I am so glad you chose the Clipper House Inn for your get a way. We strive to make the Clipper House a destination that you will want to return to over and over again. We hope you have a Merry Christmas and a Blessed New Year. Hope to see...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem, our son has stayed here before and highly recommend we stay this weekend. The cottage we stayed in was quant and rustic. The personal were very hospitable, friendly and professional. We had a family function and could walk to a days worth of activities from our cottages. We highly recommend anyone looking for a wonderful place to...

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review but most of all we want to thank you for choosing the Clipper House Inn for you stay in Kemah. We are so delighted you enjoyed your stay and plan of returning. We always are so happy to see our return guests. Thank again hope to see you soon.

Nederland, Texas
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed in the Redoubtable for two nights the cottage was very comfortable and clean. The location is great and within walking distance of all Kemahs attractions. The garden, winery tour, and eculant restaurant were all nice additions to the B&B. We looked forward the to the homemade cake and bread in the morning with our hot coffee while sitting...

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. I enjoyed having you two stay with me at the Clipper House Inn. I am so delighted you enjoyed everything including my breads and wine cake. I hope you have received my recipes and will enjoy them for years to come. Have a blessed holiday season and come back to see me before too...

Houston
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stayed in the Flying Cloud for two nights. We had a wonderful time. Our favorite thing was sitting on the porch sipping hot tea at night. Our room was really pretty with a screened in porch and an open porch on the front. The host, Barbara was really enjoyable to talk to and we wish we could have talked...

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We were so glad to have you at the Clipper House Inn. I am sorry about the noise in the Challenge, yes, that is one of the downfalls of the Flying Cloud. I try to tell everyone it is a beautiful room but just like being in a regular bed and breakfast. I'm so glad you plan on returning and...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I along with another couple stayed in the Challenge Suite at Clipper House. We had the best time! The cottage is adorable and the gardens outside are beautiful as well. We really enjoyed sitting outside with our wine during the evening. The location is great- we were able to walk to the shops, restaurants, and boardwalk. Barbara...

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I was so delighted to hear that you all enjoyed your stay at the clipper House Inn. It's always fun to be in Kemah. Yes, next time you can totally experience the winery with a tour also. Looking forward to having you come again. Thanks so much for choosing the Clipper House in for your destination. Barbara

Klein, Texas
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the Mont Blanc which is a very cozy cabin perfect for a weekend getaway. Within a short walking distance to multiple shops and the Boardwalk. Plus if your playing Pokemon Go, the restaurant across the street is a Pokestop - depending on your GPS signal you're in range without ever having to leave the cabin. The courtyard is...

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hopphopp, General Manager at Clipper House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and liked your cottage. I'm sorry about the water pressure I will check it out to see what is wrong and yes the shower is very small, I wished I could make it bigger but there isn't any way to do that. Hope you will...

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

First B&B ever, and we couldn't have made a better choice! Mrs. Barbara was the best, she not only answered all of the numerous questions we had; but she was warm, inviting, and understanding. We've already started planning our next stay. We had the opportunity to stay in the flying cloud and it was like a step back in time,...

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Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I am so delighted you had an awesome experience and so happy you choose the Clipper House Inn as your first Bed and Breakfast. I hope we will be seeing you in the near future, we always look forward to return guests. Barbara Hopper

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

A nice relaxing Kemah retreat. After previously staying at hotels this stay increased our enthusiasm about Kemah greatly! Even in the 95+ degree weather, it was a pleasure just sitting on the front porch listening to the fountains and enjoying the serenity while yet being so close / walking distance to the boardwalk, bars, resturaunts, and a coffee shop. Barb...

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Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I am so delighted you had an enjoyable stay and you got to relax and unwind from your busy life. It's nice to be able to kick back and enjoy peace and quite once in a while. I so look forward to my returning guests and to know that they love the...

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The Wife and I went to 2 Astros games in Houston. We enjoy staying at B&B's instead of staying in hotels. Clipper House Inn worked out Great for us. It was very comfortable and we felt very safe. We walked to the boardwalk and enjoyed supper at the SaltGrass restaurant. Ms Barbara and her staff were very friendly and accommodating....

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I want to thank you for you nice review. I enjoyed having you at the Clipper House Inn. I hope you will become a regular guest here. I know your enjoyed the ball games and am glad your team won. Thanks for my beautiful book mark, I love it. Barbara Hopper

Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

If you have allergies don't stay here. The grounds are landscaped and well groomed however when you step inside the mold/mildew smell will hit you immediately. The setup is great. We were gladly accommodated with a last minuet with a same day reservation. However when we arrived about ten o'clock at night after a four hour drive we immediately had...

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Dear Kate, We are sorry that your stay was not what you had hoped for. If you look at our reviews we have very few that are not excellent. The cottage you stayed in is one of our most popular and gets outstanding reviews all the time. While I cannot speak about your allergies I can speak to the fact...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clipper House Inn is located in the heart of Kemah only blocks from the Boardwalk and marina. We feature private cottages with luxurious amenities designed to provide a relaxing getaway. Our on-site winery offers award-winning wines and a great experience while staying at the B&B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clipper House Inn

Address: 710 Bradford Ave, Kemah, TX 77565-2959
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Kemah
Price Range: $192 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Clipper House Inn Kemah, Texas
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