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Reviewed 11 September 2019

My daughter and I visited overnight in this amazing renovation. The attention to detail, comfort and beauty is 5 Star! The ambiance of the grounds, the living quarters, the presentation of meals is a treasure to be sure. The artwork displayed throughout the house makes youn feel you are not only spending time in the lap of luxury, but you have had the good luck to surround yourself in a tiny corner of heaven. Cynzia and Edward are the kind of hosts who take you into not only their home, but into their hearts. We look fo forward to our next visit.
...Having told friends about this, my only suggestion would be to offer a room with two double beds for those who would like to travel together, but sleep separately.

Room tip: You cannot go wrong, no matter which room you are given.
Date of stay: May 2019
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traveleret, Owner at The Gillen House Bed And Breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2019

We thank you so much for taking time to visit with us. Understanding that there are many choices for you to escape, you very much honored us by choosing The Gillen House. It was a pleasure sharing with you and your daughter, and we enjoyed the chance to talk and relax with you both. Please let us know when you and come see us again. And thank you for being an owner of one of Cynzia's pieces!

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Reviewed 5 September 2019

Edward and Cynzia obviously envisioned a dream for the Gillen House and they have fully made that vision a reality in opening this B&B. Truly top-notch is all aspects. Farm-to-table doesn't get any closer than Edward's garden and kitchen. Cynzia's artwork adorns much space in the wonderful, enormous rooms and hallways, the newest painted in her in-house studio. We are now the proud owners of one her pieces. We've already booked a return visit for late-September.

Date of stay: March 2019
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traveleret, Owner at The Gillen House Bed And Breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2019

Jim - Cynzia and I thank you both for coming to stay at the Gillen House. The vision we had for this great property has indeed come out as we had desired. We are happy that you enjoyed the down time here and that you have booked another stay with us soon. As the weather pattern transitions to Fall, we are looking forward to welcoming guests for front porch hang out time and the wonderful sunsets on the back 40.

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Reviewed 5 September 2019 via mobile

We stayed at the Gillen House for a weekend get away in June and really enjoyed seeing this historic home that was completely renovated prior to opening in the late spring. This couple will host you and entertain you ....or give you all the space you desire. Cynzia is an accomplished artist and Chef Edward lays out an outstanding breakfast. Together they are prefect hosts - we highly recommend this B&B for a weekend or a week! I included a picture of the back yard looking out over the pond, garden and putting green... it was a superb morning coffee spot!

Date of stay: June 2019
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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traveleret, Owner at The Gillen House Bed And Breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2019

We appreciate these kind words and the time you took to hang out with us at The Gillen House. It was so enjoyable to have ya'll here and we look forward to your next visit.

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Reviewed 4 August 2019

What a treasure this place is, along with its’ hosts Cynzia and Edward. The house is newly remodeled and has such large, spacious areas. My room, Amarillo (Yellow), was as large as my own living room and so bright and sunny. Sitting under ceiling fans on the expansive wrap-around porch was delightful and certainly brought about the start of my relaxing weekend in Maxeys, Georgia. Be sure to find time to visit the turtles in the large pond out back. There’s nothing like sipping a cold beverage and putting your feet up while listening to the sounds of nature as the sun sets. Such a delightful spot and I’m glad to have made the trip. The hustle of Atlanta seemed far, far away.

Date of stay: July 2019
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Thank Pam L
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traveleret, Manager at The Gillen House Bed And Breakfast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2019

Thank you Pam L - We are so appreciative of your kind words. The turtles enjoyed their cold beverage time with you!! Come back soon.

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