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Alling House Bed and Breakfast

215 E. French Ave. , Orange City, FL 32763 USA (Show map)
4.8
187 Reviews
$105 - $155
per night

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About

Enter the house that was the home of E.B. Alling, a well-known Orange City mayor, for over 40 years and go back in time to the formative years of Orange City. Learn how Orange City was founded during the expansion of modern civilization into Florida along a prominent transportation route provided by the St. John's River. Hospitality being her strength, Nan's warmth and love will immediately make you feel like a close relative who has come home. You won't want to leave. We look forward to providing the opportunity and environment that will allow you to accomplish everything you're looking for from your vacation.

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Rooms & Rates

Rose Room

Mahogony furnishings with clock/radio/CD, cable TV with DVD, large bathroom with whirlpool tub and shower. Access to Internet PC, WIFI, ice machine and refrigerator with snacks.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $135 - $135

Gold Room

Contains golden oak antique furnishings with clock/radio/CD, cable TV and VCR. Access to Internet PC, WIFI, ice machine and refrigerator with snacks.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $115 - $115

Green Room

Contains dark mahogany antique furnishings with clock/radio/CD, cable TV and DVD. Access to Internet PC, WIFI, ice machine and refrigerator with snacks.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $105 - $105

Homestead Cottage

The Cottage is family-friendly and pet-friendly. It has a full kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, stove, and washer/dryer. Loft contains two twin beds and two extra mattress on the floor in the corners. Internet PC, WIFI, and cable TV with VCR, DVD provided in the Cottage.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $135 - $135

Victorian Cottage

This brand new cottage is decorated in a Victorian Lace style, featuring a king size bed that is a reproduction from the Biltmore Estate. Also included is a 2-person jet tub, electric fireplace, full kitchen, washer/dryer, cable TV, Internet PC, WIFI, queen size hide-a-bed couch and a large front porch with comfortable swing. Can sleep up to 4 people.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $145 - $145

Frontier Cottage

This brand new cottage is decorated in an old west style. One might expect to find John Wayne or one of the Bonanza boys to walk in at any time. It is equipped with a cattleman's king size bed, 2-person jet tub, electric fireplace, full kitchen, washer/dryer, Internet PC, WIFI, queen size hide-a-bed couch and a large front porch with comfortable swing. Sleeps up to 4 people.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $145 - $145

Nature Cottage

The Nature Cottage has a king bed with an extra bedroom containing a set of bunk beds. There is also a full-size hide-a-bed couch. It has a private bathroom and full kitchen. An Internet PC and cable TV with VCR/DVD is supplied. This cottage is pet friendly and is decorated in a nature theme.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Double , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $155 - $155

Railroad Cottage

The Railroad Cottage has twin beds in the great room with an extra bedroom containing a queen bed. There is also a full-size hide-a-bed couch. It has a private bathroom and full kitchen. An Internet PC and cable TV with VCR/DVD is supplied. This cottage is pet friendly and is decorated in a railroad theme.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Double , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $155 - $155

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Reviews

Overall
4.8

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  • Guest room4.8
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.7
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Dining4.7

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187 Reviews

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Absolutely charming!

5 on October 29, 2014

Everything about the Alling House is a reflection of the passion and attention to detail of the owners. Gerald and Nan are extremely welcoming and helpful. Everything is immaculately kept and tastefully decorated. I would highly recommend this B&B.


No Detail Spared

4.6 on October 29, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Frontier cabin for a weekend. We were amazed how Nan and Gerald were able to furnish the cabin with so many beautiful details. The property is peaceful, the breakfast was delicious. We had a wonderful time.


Last Minute Decision

4.8 on October 18, 2014

My husband and I made a last minute decision to stay in the area during a recent visit with our daughter at Stetson University. Reservations made the night before our arrival were confirmed first thing in the morning. We were greeted at check-in and given a tour and brief history of the home as well as a tour of the grounds and one of the cottages the next morning. We stayed in the main house which was quiet and comfortable. The private bathrooms were spacious and updated. A family style breakfast allowed guest to meet one another. The baked french toast was delicious when paired with juice, coffee, eggs, fruit, muffins and bacon/sausage. The price was great! We have already decided to book another stay next month.


Amazing

5 on October 01, 2014

always a great retreat!!


Definitely!

4.6 on September 22, 2014

This B & B is definitely way above average. The room was very comfortable and the bathroom was exceptional. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained. The owners are friendly and helpful. We will definitely return but next time we will rent one of the cottages just so we can experience the full spectrum.


Beautiful Property

4.8 on September 12, 2014

Stayed two nights in early September in a cottage on property - The Railroad Cottage. We chose Alling House as the cottages are pet friendly , and we had a wonderful experience. Cottages are in a beautiful setting behind main house. Fully equipped kitchen and fridge even stocked with breakfast items in case guest elects to sleep in and skip breakfast in main house. We did one of each - breakfast in main house was fantastic ! Would highly recommend as alternative to nearby hotels !!


An Enjoyable Rest

5 on September 08, 2014

We stayed in the Gold Room and it was lovely! The room was clean, comfortable, unique, and quiet. We were only able to stay for one night, but our whole stay was great! Breakfast was fantastic, the company great, and the after breakfast service was above and beyond. We would recommend the Alling House to anyone!!


Best place to stay on your trip to Blue Springs

5 on September 03, 2014

Charming, beautifully restored 1908 homenand cottages. We truly enjoyed our stay at Gerald and Nan's, and will certainly return. The Alling House is a relaxing and inviting location that is very near Blue Springs State Park.


Great little B & B

4.2 on September 03, 2014

Mr and Mrs Hill were so nice and helpful and welcoming. Their home is beautifully decorated and our room was clean, cozy and comfortable. We had a private bathroom - a definite plus in a B&B! Mrs. Hill's breakfast was delicious and our stay really could not have been better! We are looking forward to staying there again.


Lovely B&B

3.2 on August 27, 2014

This is not the place to stay if you are going to Disney or want to be on the beach. However, it was perfect for visiting family in Deland! Our hosts were very friendly and helpful. There are great restaurants in old downtown Deland.


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Location

Location Type

near Daytona Beach, near Orlando, Downtown, Small town

Airport

Orlando, FL (MCO) 40 miles

Directions to property:

Traveling west on Interstate 4 toward Orlando or east on Interstate 4 toward Daytona Beach, take exit 114 and go west on Highway 472 toward Orange City and Deland. Stay in the left lane and go around the loop that connects to Highway 17/92 going south. Turn left onto East French Ave. at the third traffic light. We are the second house on the left. Note the brown Blue Spring State Park signs along the way.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, NASCAR Events, Daytona Bike Events, Cape Canaveral, Silver Springs, Orlando Attractions, Manatees, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Religious Services, River, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast, Cottage, Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Air conditioning, Board games, Computer, Copier, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Library, Piano, Telephone, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Wi-Fi

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Desk, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR, Videos

On-site activities

Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Kayaking, Lighthouses, Dinner Cruise, Wildlife Refuge, Hot Air Balloon Rides, Beaches, Hawaiian Luaus, Shopping, Swimming, Water sports

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3pm-6pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Outside only
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes 9 and up welcome in main house, all ages in the cottage.
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required Pets welcome in the cottages.
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments S, y, s, t, e, m, ., C, o, l, l, e, c, t, i, o, n, s, ., G, e, n, e, r, i, c, ., L, i, s, t, `, 1, [, S, y, s, t, e, m, ., S, t, r, i, n, g, ]
  • Deposit Amount Required: Valid credit card number and $50 non-refundable deposit.
  • Cancellations: Cancellations may be made up to 7 days prior to your arrival date. The $50 deposit will be held as a credit to be used on a future stay. If you do not cancel and you do not show up, the amount for the first day will be charged to your credit card. For early departures, special events or holiday periods, we must hold you accountable for  the full reservation amount unless the rooms are re-rented for the dates in question.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Gerald and Nan Hill

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 8:00am-10:00am
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian


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215 E. French Ave. , Orange City, FL 32763 USA (Show map)

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