Vicki and Greg have been welcoming guests to The Iris Inn since 1982. The Inn is located close to downtown, yet is off Main Street in a quiet neighborhood. All rooms are individually decorated and have views of surrounding mountains and hillsides. Guests spend their leisure time at the inn on the sunny front porch looking upon Mt. Ashland or in the lush garden setting of the patio/deck area. Ashland is home to the world famous Oregon Shakespeare Festival, presenting plays on 3 stages. Plays range from traditional Shakespeare to contemporary. The plays run from mid-February through October. In addition to OSF, many guests venture to nearby Jacksonville for shopping and the Britt Music Festivals. The festival is held every summer in a beautiful outdoor amphitheater; contemporary artists favor the "Hill" from June through mid-September. In addition, the outstanding Britt Orchestra performs during the first of August. .brittfest.org
5 on May 14, 2016
If this is to be your first B & B experience, the Iris Inn would be an excellent place to start. The inn was friendly, quaint, clean, accomodating, and well-located. Vicki and Greg have lived in Ashland for years so are knowledgable about the area, the plays, and Shakespere himself. Breakfasts were delicious and varied, and they promoted good conversation around the table. The bedspreads, sheets, towels and pillows were quality, the neighborhood quiet, and I slept very well. I should have left with a few of those provided soapless face pads that clean so well and leave the skin feeling smooth. I wonder where Vicki got them; I'm missing them now. Wifi connection was perfect. I was at the Iris Inn for four days and saw three plays. It was fun to discuss them in the a.m., particularly with Dean "the cook," who has seen them all and is well-versed on performances of all genres. The Iris Inn is a peaceful place to stay while in Ashland. It has a porch with comfortable seating to watch the deer eating grass in the field across the street. As a lone traveler, I felt very comfortable at the Iris Inn, and I would definitely return.
4.6 on May 11, 2016
Comfortable, easy walking distance to town center. D an, our host, was genial & very hospitable.
4.8 on April 20, 2016
We love staying with Vicki. She is so personable & really makes ann effort to assist with your stay. Dinner reservations, wine at 5 pm, port, sherry & chocolates in the late evening! Amazing.
4.8 on April 07, 2016
As always, the experience in Ashland and Iris is exceptional.
4.6 on April 06, 2016
Super B&B close to downtown Ashland. Shakespeare, shops and plenty of eating establishments. What more could you ask for? The Iris Inn is comfortable, convenient and private. Delicious food and all the amenities, including chocolates and port after a busy day of exploring the town. Fabulous innkeepers!
4.8 on March 21, 2016
My husband and I have stayed here before and we love it! Super clean, quiet, and relaxing. We will stay here again when in the Ashland, OR area. Loved it!
5 on December 18, 2015
Our bedroom and bathroom were so clean and beautiful. Breakfast was AMAZING!!! Greg and Vicki were lovely hosts. They followed through to the last detail in the morning, shoveling snow from the parking area and driveway and even sweeping it off my car.
4.8 on October 07, 2015
Great location (short walking distance to downtown and plays), great breakfast, great room, nice extras, terrific hosts.
5 on August 25, 2015
The Iris excels in every category. Innkeepers Vicki and Greg will help you as needed but otherwise stay in the background and allow the guests to mingle. Rooms and location are excellent. Breakfasts are to die for. We give the Iris a top rating.
5 on June 17, 2015
We visit twice a year to see the plays, and are Festival members so that we can get choice tickets in the fall for the following year. That way, we can be sure to get a room at Iris for those dates! It's a popular place, with a lovely garden and fine breakfasts over which we can chat with other guests about the plays (and life, or whatever). Walk to the theatres and shopping is easy but just enough exercise!
Deep verde interior decotated with iris prints. Queen size antique iron bed and private bath with shower. Great views of the valley and surrounding mountains. Located on the second floor of the inn.
Very popular! Azure theme with a bright, sunny sitting area for reading or relaxing. Queen size bed and private bath with shower. Located on the second floor of the inn.
Charming first floor room with queen size antique iron bed and private bath with shower. Sitting area with twin day bed to accomodate three guests or for those in need of two beds.
Guests' favorite! The Inn's original sleeping porch decorated in soothing, soft sunset colors. Queen size bed and large private bath with shower. The Vista Room has an expansive view of the surrounding mountains and valley. Located on the second floor of the inn.
Soft magenta colored decor with queen size antique iron bed and private bathwith shower. Twin bed may be added for three guests or guests needing two beds. Comfortable reading chairs; walk in closet. Located on the second floor of the inn.
Mountains, Small town, Wine country
Medford, OR (MFR-Medford-Jackson County) 12 miles
Exit 19 off Interstate 5, go to stop light 1/4 mile, turn left and proceed 1.8 miles to Manzanita St. Turn right, first house facing street with a white picket fence across the front.
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Lithia Park, Britt Music Festival, Jacksonville, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Performing Theater, Picnic area, River, Rodeo, Ski area, University, Vineyard, Winery
Bed and Breakfast
Board games, Library, Parking, Telephone, Wedding Facilities , We have a large deck and patio area for reading and relaxing, as well as the front porch with comfy chairs and a swing.
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Hairdryer, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Rafting: Klamath and Rogue, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Snow shoe rental, Snow shoe trails, Swimming, Tennis courts, Water sports, Whitewater Rafting
Vicki and Greg Capp
English, Italian, Spanish
Vicki and Greg enjoy the many activities in the Rogue Valley. They can help you plan any activity or sightseeing venture. They also love foreign travel, sharing the joys with guests who have shared the same adventures.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , Allergies, Vegan, Gluten Free
One version of our superb Eggs Benedict is served with Smoked Salmon and our renowned Hollandaise Sauce. Guests request this dish when they make their reservations, since they find the combination of tastes of our unique sauce and salmon are not found anywhere else.