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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We had a wonderful two day break in the rolling hills of Green county Wisconsin. The b&b was perfect and it was fun staying in such a historic old mansion. I slept like a rock it was so quiet. Inn keepers were great hosts. Monroe is a great little town with a beautiful square. We ate at the buggy works... More 

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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

My husband and I recently had our rehearsal dinner, wedding and reception on July 30th, 2016 at the Ludlow Mansion. We were beyond impressed with everything from the planning, flexibility, food, professionalism and facilities. Six months before our wedding date we found out that we needed to change venues and find something quickly. I remember as a child driving past... More 

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Arlington, Minnesota
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

Our writing group stayed at the Ludlow this year for our reunion retreat, and what a treat it was. With six rooms and a number of areas in which we could gather and discuss writing, the Ludlow fit our needs perfectly. Within walking distance of the town square, it was easy to find and conveniently located. We enjoyed the atmosphere... More 

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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 January 2016

A great place for a weekend getaway. Clean and comfortable. Breakfast was great. Randy and Shirley are excellent hosts. Too cold for cycling this time! New Glarus brewery is close by, but I didn't "spot" any cows. Haven't toured the brewery yet. Maybe next time.

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

As Monroe is my hometown I may be a bit biased. As a kid I was always intrigued by this place. Our daughter got us a room as a gift as we come down here at least twice a year for our " Limburger fix". We upgraded to the Ludlow room as it is on the first floor and thus... More 

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Sussex, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

We were met at the door by the owner who gave us a quick tour but never told us the history of the house. No cookies to greet us, although there were some packaged granola bars available. We stayed in Belle's Suite, it has a huge bathroom (for a B&B) with cool old fixtures, so that was a nice plus.... More 

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Babu957, Owner at The Ludlow Mansion, responded to this review

I would like to begin by expressing my deep apology for your “mixed” experience at The Ludlow Mansion. We really do strive to anticipate expectations whether expressed ahead of time or not. As in any service oriented enterprise it is difficult to anticipate everyone’s expectations, regardless of our desire to exceed them. We have found by and large that either... More 

Waverly, Iowa
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

We stayed in the Caroline Suite on a Saturday night. The check in was as quick as one, two, three. The room was perfect. There were probably 10 other people there that night, but we never saw or heard them. It was like we owned the place. Very quiet. It seemed like it was far from everything, but in reality... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

A group of 12 of us (six couples) recently took a bike trip to Monroe from Madison for a night and stayed at the Mansion. It worked out really well - the Mansion is just a few blocks off the Badger trail and ~35 miles from Madison. We reserved the entire house for one night. It's a large, beautiful home,... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the suite which was very nice. Dinner at The Dining Room in Monticello was a great recommendations. The continental breakfast was a little light but adequate. the host was very pleasant. All in all a very nice stay.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We had been looking for something special as part our a few days in Wisconsin and came up on the Ludlow Mansion in Monroe. First impressions are rather mixed with a front entrance that could definitely do with a spruce up and maybe a new front door, but once inside we were blown away with old world charm and a... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An Historic Monroe bed and breakfast experience awaits you at The Ludlow Mansion. Are you tired of the same old motel? Are you looking for something different, unique, and distinctive? Then The Ludlow Mansion is what you are looking for. This 17 room, historic pre Civil War Era mansion provides the charm, warmth, and unmatched service that will make your stay one of the most memorable yet. With 6 Guest Suites all with private baths giving you choices from a 3/4 bath with a shower, to over sized Jacuzzi tubs, and double whirlpool with stand alone shower, there is a room to fit your needs and desires. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ludlow Mansion

Address: 1421 Mansion Dr, Monroe, WI 53566-1128
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Monroe
Price Range: $128 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are nicely decorated. If you can't manage stairs book the downstairs suite.”
 of 5 bubbles chicagojames1, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We occupied all of the rooms for our wedding. Each room is different, so you may want to look up all of the details of each bedroom to accommodate your needs. ”
 of 5 bubbles Meganryank, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ludlow room is the biggest and best and on the first floor. Large bathroom with jacuzzi.”
 of 5 bubbles williamN2497AX, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The Wifi code is in the guest book in the room. We bothered the owners looking for it for which I felt bad.”
 of 5 bubbles G1136BMdaveh, 16 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Belle's Suite was nice, the bathroom is roomy and has cool old fixtures.”
 of 5 bubbles WItraveller12, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
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