This Circa 1847 Bed & Breakfast is located in the heart of New Bern, NC historical district. Park your car and walk to area shops, historical attractions and wonderful restaurants. Guided tours of the Tryon Palace are available, as are walking and trolley tours. Prepare to leave your cares behind with a nostalgic step back in time with a stay at this inn. Old World charm with today's amenities will assure the perfect getaway for that special occasion or brief visit. The 2 bedroom Suite(Granny's Attic)on the third floor features original beadboard walls. The Suite affords privacy for families or small groups. Our property is inspected annually by the Craven County Health Department as well as the various Travel Associations for their publications.
Room One is a large room on the first floor facing scenic Pollock Street. It offers a queen size poster bed, decorative fireplace,and is decorated in cream, pale gold and dark green colonial prints.The décor of the room evokes memories of our trip to Ireland, as well as the fighting Irish of Notre Dame. Two fathers and two sons who are alumnae of the University of Notre Dame keep those memories fresh. This is a first floor comfortable room for the leisure traveler.
Nightly Rate: $146-$146
Room Five has a view of Pollock Street from it's second story windows, and a collection of books for our guests to peruse and enjoy. A queen size poster bed and private bath awaits and antique furnishings are within.
Nightly Rate: $146-$146
Room Six is a cozy hideaway on the second floor that looks out over a tulip tree and across housetops, with just a glimpse of the Neuse River. It has a queen-size four-poster bed and private bath.
Nightly Rate: $146-$146
Room Seven has a quenn size poster bed. An antique amoire and queen anne chair with an antique victorian couch and more than ample space, and a very large bath.
Nightly Rate: $156-$156
Room Eight is decorated in soft yellows and rusts to compliment the antique furniture, It offers a king size bed also has a large bathroom with double sinks adjoining the room.
Nightly Rate: $156-$156
The Mansard Suite is on the third floor hidden in the treetops. A large bedroom with antique queen sized sleigh bed and adjoining bath compliment a spacious room with two double beds across the hall. You have the entire third floor.
4.4 on September 08, 2014
My husband and I were greeted by the host. She made sure to give us the best recommendations for places to dine and entertainment. We never would have found the fabulous things to do in New Bern without her advice. Very comfortable bed, delicious food and would highly recommend this Inn to all looking to visit New Bern. Cons: The rooms were air conditioned, but the main house seemed to be on a higher temp, a little too warm out of the room.
4.2 on September 03, 2014
My partner and I really enjoyed our stay, this was our second visit and the innkeeper was very helpful and warm. The room was spacious and the bed was very comfortable, not hard like some we've experience, really had a great stay in a beautiful town, was in walking distance of several great restaurants, and historic sites....
4.2 on August 09, 2014
Private and quiet. Within walking distance of Downtown New Bern and the water! Gourmet breakfast, very sweet people. Will stay there again!
4.4 on July 26, 2014
I grew up in NC and returned home to attend a family reunion. My siblings and I were looking for a place where we could spend quality time with each and and our families and have the closeness to enjoy each other without the restrictions found in a hotel setting. We rented the entire house and although John and Betty were gracious, something tells me that they when above and beyond the norm. Meadows Inn provided us with that and more. The house was immaculately clean and the rooms were in order and suited our purpose. Breakfast was great but I think we were all looking for the down home south breakfast that we were accustom to when going home to NC. Not a fault of John and Betty, as Betty did ask our preference before we arrived but assumption got in my way. If you are looking for a family gathering, this is the best place to achieve your desires.
5 on June 30, 2014
I stayed at this B&B for the 1st time on Thursday, June 26, 2014 while on business travels. John & Betty are amazing & provide great hospitality! The location is convenient to the historic downtown area. You are in very close walking distance (1 - 2 blocks) from a variety of restaurants, shops, & entertainment options! Also, you are the same distance from the water! A great escape even for the business traveler. I would strongly encourage anyone to stay here & enjoy rediscovering New Bern & what this beautiful B&B has to offer!
4.6 on June 25, 2014
On a last-minute whim decided to visit New Bern, NC over a weekend. Were very fortunate to find availability at the Meadows Inn B&B. Convenient to downtown historic district and restaurants. John and Betty were most accommodating! The Inn is beautiful, comfortable, quiet (even when full), and the breakfasts were delicious! We will certainly book with them on our next visit!
5 on May 18, 2014
We had a wonderful stay & have already told our friends about Meadows Inn.
5 on April 29, 2014
We were a group of 4 couples who travel somewhere every year. John and Betty were excellent hosts, looking out for our every need/want. I highly recommend Meadows Bed & Breakfast.
4.8 on March 03, 2014
Really enjoyed our stay at the Meadows Inn. Its a very historic Inn centrally located in the historic area of New Bern. So walking around the town is very convenient. The Inn has great rooms and lots of space. And the Inn keepers are very personable and accommodating.
5 on February 25, 2014
My first experience in a B & B and I will do it again soon.
Airport, City, Downtown, Small town
Raleigh Durham, NC (RDU-Raleigh Durham INTL 120 miles
RDU Take route I 40 to 70 East. Craven Regional Airport 3 miles
Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Tryon Palace, Historic Homes, Trolley/tours, Fireman's Museum, Cival War Artifacts, Pepsi Museum, Craven County Convention Cente, Stopoff to Outer Banks, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Winery
Historic Inn, Bed and Breakfast
Alarm clock, Board games, CD player, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Library, Piano , Daily papers, Breakfast offered on porch
Air conditioning, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi
Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Kayaking, Local information available, Great local dining, Weekend Social Hour, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts
John & Betty Foy
John & Betty relocated from the Midwest to purchase and rename the Inn. Parents of four children, located in all areas of the world has fostered an enjoyment of travel. Meeting new people, as well as a love of cooking and entertaining are a few of the Foy's interests.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian
The flat terrain in and around New Bern lends itself to biking and hiking. Discover Eastern North Carolina while exercising your mind & body with this package. Package includes: Three nights of restful sleep in this Circa 1847 Historic Inn, with breakfast each morning. Friday night wine tasting at the Galley Store. Two tickets to tour the Tryon Palace & Gardens & NC History Museum. Reservation & Gift Certificate for $50.00 to dine in Historic Downtown New Bern. Lunch to go for your "outside of New Bern" day tripping. Maps for exploring in and around New Bern provided by your hosts, as well as suggested itineraries with an eye for the different architecture, civil war history or the sites brought into present day "Nicholas Sparks Novels" Bring your own bicycles or rental information will be provided. $640.00 All Inclusive.
Making Memories Package – It is our pleasure to set the stage for making memories. Plan that special occasion or getaway at the Meadows Inn. Package will include: Lodging at the Meadows Inn with a delectable breakfast in the morning. Bouquet of seasonal flowers in your room upon your arrival. Wine tasting at the Galley Store on Friday night. Saturday reservations for a 1929 Model A Ford Limo ride thru historic downtown New Bern and deivery to your restaurant. Reservations & dining gift certificate for $50.00. Receipe for romance tray with Sparkling Wine(or non-alcoholic) toast + dessert in your room upon your return. Add $158.00 to your two night stay
Military Appreciation Package We are pleased to offer $20.00 off of the regular posted room rate to active military and their families coming to visit. Military status should be mentioned when making reservations.