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New York City, New York
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3,952 reviews
370 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 532 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay here, but the building was so unique and pretty that we stores for a look see. A very unique home for sure. I can only image that hopefully the inside is just as lovely. Right in town and very close to many historic sights.

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Thank Bernardo F
Gardner, Kansas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

The woman who owns this is heinous. I called three months in advance to be sure we'd have a room for one night during the Christmas season. She was a little strange on the phone, but I chalked that up to eccentricity. I should have seen the writing on the wall. She sent me a confirmation through the mail which... More 

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2 Thank Deborah1175
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Why you might want to stay here: -It was clean. We didn't notice any musty smell that other reviewers have mentioned. -Good firm mattress -Enough hot water and decent water pressure -Our room (I think it was End of Trails Suite) had a small but useable kitchen -It's quiet, no street noise at all as the carriage house is behind... More 

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Thank EJPGill
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

As a result of this experience I am literally turned off bed and breakfast experiences for the forsee able future. The woman in charge is clearly not mentally stable and viciously rude and condescending to boot. I have never been so uncomfortable in my entire life and will never again book a place based on a brochure without checking reviews... More 

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2 Thank Brandi L
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2014

I travel for the government and wanted to try something new, so I chose this location. I am a professional and have traveled all around the world, both in the military and as a civilian, and have never treated so abruptly or rudely. Susan, who supposedly owns the place, hug up the phone on me several times, which eventually went... More 

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6 Thank William K
Highland, Utah
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2013

My wife and I and our 3 children stayed in 2 rooms in the coach house. The upstairs room was a bit warm at first but it cooled down to a comfortable temperature by nightfall. The downstairs room was better temperature controlled. Both rooms smelled quite musty. The beds were comfortable and the living room and kitchen were a functional... More 

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Thank David P
Topeka, Kansas, United States
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57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Serendipity is an old Victorian era house now operated as a B&B. We were in a spacious suite in the coach house, complete with its own kitchen. The entire place is crammed with antiques which might be a bit overdone for some folks, and might lend an "old" smell. (If you have a house full of antiques you'll know what... More 

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Thank Don T
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Very nice place! The owner was very pleasant, the breakfasts were fantastic, and the suite was spacious and clean. It was a great experience and I would highly recommend this bed and breakfast. My sister, my son and I had a wonderful time.

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Thank Kathleen G
Chaska, Minnesota
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2012

My wife and I make it a habit to try new B&D's as often as possible. For us, getting to know the hosts is often the highlight of the trip. Our stay at Serendipity, however was a rude awakening. When we checked in, we were asked to pay in advance. The host would only let us barely in the front... More 

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3 Thank kathy_radabaugh
indpendence, missouri
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2012

I called the business to find out the availability for a night. I asked whether or not they had a hottub, the lady (who claimed she owns the bed and breakfast) replied by saying I should call around to another place.. there was no room for people like me there? what is that suppose to mean... and hung up on... More 

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7 Thank Sarah W

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Serendipity Bed and Breakfast

Address: 116 S Pleasant, Independence, MO 64050
Region: United States > Missouri > Independence
Number of rooms: 6
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“Don't stay here. There are other charming, polite B and B's!”
 of 5 bubbles Deborah1175, 17 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The entire area is quiet, coach house rooms particularly so.”
 of 5 bubbles 119DonT, 9 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Call and find another place there are better ones around and for less with highly quality..”
 of 5 bubbles 592SarahW, 7 Aug 2012 | Read review
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