Abilene's Victorian Inn

820 NW Third Street , Abilene, KS 67410 USA (Show map)


Experience peaceful luxury combined with convenient modern amenities! Abilene's Victorian Inn--an enchanting yet comfortable bed and breakfast in the heart of Abilene, Kansas--features 6,000 square feet of Victorian elegance. Step into the past while savoring the conveniences of today! Picture the early morning sun as it filters into the two parlors like dancing sunbeams just for you. Thoughts of heaven appear as the front porch swings in motion and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee is in the air. You'll love the sweet serenades of flitting songbirds and the soothing whistle of the train as it saunters through Abilene. Mayberry USA for sure! Breakfast at Abilene's Victorian Inn is an experience in itself. Let Chef Adrian pamper you with the most delightful, wholesome, and relaxing breakfast ever. Polished to perfection, Abilene's Victorian Inn sits on a quaint, tree-lined street within walking distance of downtown Abilene. At one time, the Inn was the home of President Eisenhower's best friend, Swede Hazlett. During your stay, drop by Eisenhower's childhood home and the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum, other museums, and historical landmarks. Immerse yourself in Abilene's Great Plains Live Theatre, antique stores, wonderful restaurants, and shopping. And if you travel with your computer, find a cozy corner at the Inn and use our complimentary wireless Internet access. Rooms feature wireless Internet access, Cable television, and VCR (video library on site). Overnight accommodations for singles and traditional couples.



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  • Guest room4.6
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.9

Unforgettable weekend!

5 on September 20, 2015

Spent the weekend with a couple of girlfriends and didn't want to leave! As soon as we pulled up to the place and walked in the door, I felt right at home. As I looked around, I was in awe of the beautiful antique furnishings, lace curtains, wood floors, the beautiful Victorian decor, and all the personal touches. Amazing breakfast, wonderful hospitality, and I slept like a baby. I felt so refreshed. This place is clearly a labor of love for Jay and Adrian. Hope to be back some day!

A Top B&B!

5 on June 25, 2015

What an outstanding Victorian-period Bed & Breakfast! Adrian & Jay are warm, helpful, & charming hosts. The furnishings & atmosphere took us back in time ... refreshing & relaxing, considering the hectic world we live in. Accommodations were superb & the nightly rate makes this B&B a superior value. Clean, comfortable, and the breakfasts were all 5 stars! (Adrian is a professional chef.) Would my wife & I stay here again? Absolutely! In a heartbeat! (P.S. I'm retired military so consider me "picky" wherever we lodge!)

Great for a celebration get away

4.6 on June 09, 2015

Great place to spend an anniversary. Nicely decorated and furnished. What we were looking for in a get away anniversary celebration. Service is exceptional.

Great Place to Stay

4.8 on May 25, 2015

Great Bed & Breakfast! Breakfast was excellent. Adrian was delightful. Definitely on our return again list.

B & B

4.8 on April 25, 2015

Has a Victorian era stair chase - steep by modern standards. May be a problem for some people.

Abilene Victorian Inn

5 on April 20, 2015

The rooms are impeccably decorated. The living rooms are excellent for relaxing. The breakfasts were prepared to be both visually and gastronomically pleasing. Each breakfast was prepared with great care. There is plenty of coffee and soda available during the day. The Eisenhower Presidential Library is truly an American treasure. If you are a student of WW II and the 1950's, a visit to both the museum and library are a must.

Nice Place

5 on April 04, 2015

We had a very short stay but it was very pleasant and Adrian was a very nice hostess and her food was delish! Only thing I wish I could have had coffee in the room but I understand why that is not allowed . Thanks!

Great "Sister Stay" in Abilene, KS

4.4 on April 01, 2015

Food and people were wonderful. Would love to return to Abilene.

Bed & Breakfast, the best bar none

5 on March 22, 2015

Absolutely the best bed and breakfast that we have stayed. Victorian house with the 30s and 40s theme. Gourmet breakfasts was superb. Adrian and Jay were warm and inviting host that makes you feel at home. Very clean and charming rooms. Everything was fabulous I highly recommend that you stay in this establishment if you ever get the chance. Fred & Barbara, Blue Springs, MO

Wonderful B&B in Abilene

5 on March 03, 2015

Lovely Inn and gracious innkeepers! We enjoyed our stay and delicious breakfast!

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Location Type

Small town


Wichita, KS (ICT-Mid-Continent) 100 miles

Directions to property:

Our lovely Inn is located on I70 in historic Abilene,(exit 275) Kansas just 130 miles West of Kansas City and 95 miles north of Wichita.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Museum, Nature area, Performing Theater, Picnic area, River, Rodeo

Inn Details

Establishment type

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

On-site amenities

Air conditioning, Amenities Basket, Board games, Ceiling fans, Computer, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Piano, Private entrance, Radio, Telephone, Videos, Wedding Facilities, Wi-Fi , Gift Shop

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Fridge, Hairdryer, Microwave, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR

On-site activities

Bicycles, Golfing, Smokey Valley Railroad & Old Abilene Town, Seelye and Lebold Mansions, Great Plains Professional Theatre Festival, Gift shop on property, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming pool, Tennis courts

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  • Check In:: 4:00 PM
  • Check Out:: 11:00 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Outside only
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: We require a deposit for groups.
  • Cancellations: Our cancellation fee requires a 72 hour notice.



Adrian & Jay Potter

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  • Time Served: 8:30 AM
  • Serving Location: Dining Room, Guest room

Special meal options

Restrictive , Vegetarian , Gluten free