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Ballaine House Bed and Breakfast

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The people at Ballaine House B&B were the heroes of our vacation. We were so excited to stay at the Ballaine House B&B, especially after a long drive from Anchorage. But when we arrived they didn’t have a room for us. After some mad scrambling and searching through emails, we discovered I'd accidentally booked us for the next month! I...

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Singapore
Reviewed 13 November 2016

It was lovely place overall. We got to cook our own food and could use the refrigerator to store our own groceries. Marlee was polite and Bree was quick to help us with bookings and recommendations to attractions and food places. Flower bushes blossoming all around the house which was really lovely and pleasant to look at, pity we left...

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Los Alamos, New Mexico
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Wonderful place with great, helpful host. Old memorabilia, everywhere make very homey feeling. Breakfast is great with lot high quality choices. Teas is available 24hours. Bed super comfortable. Walking distance to everywhere.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Just a great experience. Price is right; food is home made; host is wonderful; you're within walking distance of everything; beds comfortable and clean; B&Bs don't get much simpler and better than this. I had a room upstairs and had to share a bathroom with two others -- no problem at all. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The proprietor of the Ballaine House goes the extra mile to make her guests feel welcome. We should up soaked from having backpacked in the rain. The proprietor assisted us with laundry and drying out our items. Great meeting them, and loved our stay.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Ballaine Bed and Breakfast is a clean, comfortable, and affordable place to stay! Hosts Bree and Matt were wonderful, full of helpful advice, suggestions and great conversation. Bree offered rain ponchos, gloves, fishing poles, cooler, called a taxi service, cooked to order breakfast every morning, even did a load of laundry for us. Would highly recommend to this historical B&B...

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Valley, WA
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I stayed at Ballaine House for a week, and I couldn't have enjoyed my stay more. The house, which was built in 1905, is charming - historical, but up to date with amenities and comfort. The rooms all have lovely quilts on the beds, and the beds are very comfortable. We had a tv, dvd player, and vcr in our...

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The home is cozy and comfortable--offering a general area to read, use computer or watch TV. The home made breakfast was cooked to order and delicious. I really enjoyed my stay--and the warm hospitality of Bree!

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Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 July 2016

My husband and I stayed for three nights in June and it was great. Spacious room, clean bathroom, yummy breakfasts, and easily walkable to stores and restaurants. Bree was friendly, helpful, and a good cook. I highly recommend staying here.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Ballaine house just before the long weekend in July for 3 nights and enjoyed them immensely. I found the beds very comfortable and even though the house is very old it was looking fantastic with everything working nicely. It was an easy walk to anywhere and very close to the tour companies i used, so super easy...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Ballaine House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 437 Third Ave, Seward, AK 99664-2051
Region: United States > Alaska > Seward
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Ballaine House Hotel Seward
Ballaine House b&b
Ballaine House Bed And Breakfast Seward, Alaska
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“first floor rooms if plenty of luggage”
 of 5 bubbles Ms_Tan_Singapore, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“My husband and I, along with another couple, stayed in the two downstairs bedrooms that shared a bathroom, very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles heatherdJ3834ST, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“upstairs=1 king+single, 1queen, 1 full, 1 single; downstairs= 1 queen, 1 two single beds”
 of 5 bubbles Gmulli, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the room right next to the kitchen (with shared bathroom) and it was big, had a tv with DVD player, and queen size bed.”
 of 5 bubbles vtalley13, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The full size single on the second floor has a great view of Mt. Marathon”
 of 5 bubbles andrewbC9910XN, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
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