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The Bittersweet Inn Bed and Breakfast

1101 N. 3rd Street , Saint Charles, MO 63301 USA (Show map)
55 Reviews
$99 - $129
per night

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This beautifully decorated home built in 1864 and located in the Frenchtown District of Historic St. Charles has been elegantly restored and welcomes you with gracious hospitality. You may relax in the garden, on the wonderful front verandah or enjoy one of the spacious rooms, every effort will be made to make your stay memorable.



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  • Guest room4.3
  • Services4.9
  • Value4.4
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Dining4.8

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1st Timers - We will be back!!

4.4 on November 05, 2013

My husband and I had never stayed at a bed and breakfast before. We go on a couple's trip each year and this was going to be it. It was my husband's birthday weekend so we decided to stay Friday and Saturday night. Our friends were coming Saturday. We were a little apprehensive before we got there not knowing what to expect. There was no reason to be!! Sandy met us at the door and immediately made us feel at ease. She is very friendly and easy to talk to . Our room was a suite so we had our own bathroom. It was clean and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday mornings was outstanding. We did not need to eat lunch. We plan on returning to the Bittersweet Inn in the future. I hope all Bed and Breakfasts we go to in the future can compare!!

Perfect girlfriend B & B getaway

5 on September 05, 2013

The innkeeper, Sandy, wrote the book on hospitality. She is a fabulous gourmet cook. She warned us after a several-course breakfast that we probably wouldn't be wanting lunch. True. The Inn is charming, lovely décor, and fun, cozy bedrooms. Plus, Sandy is a hoot. We had a great time visiting with her. We'll definitely be back. Diane/Overland Park, KS

A peaceful, pleasant getaway w/cozy rooms, friendly owner & an abundance of amazing food!

4.4 on July 21, 2013

Sandy was outstanding the minute we walked in the door! Beautifully decorated w/tasteful antique furnishings the Bittersweet is a cozy, quiet Inn that we will visit again. You won't be disappointed!

Impressed beyond my imagination! (5/3-5/5/2013)

5 on May 07, 2013

Words can not describe the level of satisfaction and comfort. Once greeted by Sandy at the door we became fast friends and will look forward in spreading the great news with exceptional accolades affirmed! :) Many blessings to you Sandy! Cassie-St. Peters, MO.


4.8 on February 08, 2013

What a wonderful getaway. We only stayed one night, but the hospitality, delicious food and of course Sandy made our brief stay seem like a long weekend. We got lots of rest, good company, great food and delightful conversation. Sandy is a gem. Walk, no RUN to the Bittersweet if you are looking for somewhere to stay in St. Charles. P.S. The butter is worth the visit.

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Location Type

Airport, City, Downtown, Small town, Suburban, Wine country


St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.) 10 miles

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Casino, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Museum, Nature area, Katy Trail, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Winery, Zoo, Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing

Inn Details

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Turndown Service, VCR

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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  • Check In:: 4:00-6:00PM
  • Check Out:: 11:00AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

Terms and Conditions

  • Deposit Amount Required: A deposit equal to one night's lodging is required to confirm your reservation. Balance is due upon arrival.
  • Cancellations: A full deposit, less a $25.00 process fee, will be refunded if cancellation is made seven days prior to arrival date. Cancellations made less than seven days will be charged in full.



Sandra Snyder

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About the innkeepers

Your host, Sandra Snyder, loves to garden, cook, decorate, sew, and entertain. Her wish is to provide you with a relaxed, comfortable stay in the interesting atmosphere of a fully restored historic home

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  • Time Served: 9 am
  • Serving Location: patio or verandah, Dining Room

Signature Dish

Baked apple pancake
A delicious baked pancake topped with fried apples, cinnamon and powdered sugar.


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1101 N. 3rd Street , Saint Charles, MO 63301 USA (Show map)

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