Hannibal Garden House Bed and Breakfast

301 N. Fifth Street , Hannibal, MO 63401 USA (Show map)
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Welcome to Hannibal Garden House Bed and Breakfast! With Mississippi River views and seasonal gardens, you will find our cozy featherbeds and speciality breakfasts beckoning you back for more. Located in Historic Downton Hannibal, MO (hometown of Mark Twain!), on the street once known as Millionaire Row because of its beautiful homes and fine architecture, the House is a brilliantly restored 1896 Victorian Queen Anne with all the modern amenities. Natural woods in the interior include oak, mahogany and old grove pine. There are two parlors and fireplaces and an amazing garden designed dining room where full breakfast is served daily! All rooms have local TV/VCR's, wireless high speed internet access, CD player/alarm clocks and more! Hannibal Garden House B&B caters to Full Excursion Getaways. Check in and we will pamper you, however you wish, until we bid you a happy return! International, casual Fine Dining restaurant, LaBinnah Bistro one block away!



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  • Guest room4.5
  • Service4.7
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.6
  • Onsite Dining4.8

Eclipse 2017

4.4 on August 26, 2017

Meeting and talking to the owner was worth the entire visit. And world class dining chef as well.

December Best Friends Weekend in Hannibal

5 on December 10, 2016

We had a wonderful time on our stay at the Garden House B&B. We met up with our best friends for a weekend get-away. Saturday night we had the beautiful common areas to ourselves. Chris provided us with two amazing b'fasts. We also dined at his bistro which you have to try out. You won't be sorry with a stay here.

Very Authentic

4.8 on July 22, 2016

We were a bit put off by the condition of their gardens in front of the house. The house does need some restoration on the outside but that did not impact the lovely interior which was perfect for the era of its construction. The Innkeeper was gracious and his knowledge of the home's history was given with devotion. When we learned that the Innkeepers also owned LaBinnah Bistro, we know the quality of the bistro would be a reflection of the Inn and we were right!

Love this B and B!

4.2 on June 25, 2016

Had a great time- incredible food! This is a beautiful home with a great history!

Great place to stay

4.0 on June 01, 2015

The house was wonderful, rooms nice & comfortable. I was disappointed, thought there would be gardens to walk in, but the gardens that were in the front of the house were nice. The breakfast was out of this world. Felt we were having breakfast in a fancy restaurant. I would highly recommend this place to stay.

great experience!

5 on October 13, 2012

This was our first ever experience with a bed and breakfast and we absolutely enjoyed this. The inn keepers were so nice and helpful. Really enjoyed learning about the history of them home they shared with us. Breakfast was fantastic! We will definately be returning our next trip to Hannibal. Thank you helping make our anniversary so special. Matt and Jenna Noah. Wentzville, MO

Wonderful place to stay

4.6 on August 06, 2012

to clarify the dining experience, if one walks a block down the street to Labinnah Bistro then you will have meals far exceeding your expectations as the two meals we had there were superb.

Perfect Respite

4.6 on May 07, 2012

My wife and I had been on the road two days and needed something "unmotel." So we found a room was a available at the Garden House B & B and booked it easily online. From the moment we were greeted through the farewell, we felt completely at ease and thoroughly enjoyed the quiet house and lovely flower gardens. And after nearly two weeks in New Orleans, we could not believe that we scored our best meal of the whole trip at LaBinnah Bistro, one block from the inn. Amazing.

Special Birthday Getaway

5 on December 05, 2011

I also booked a room at this b&b last minute. I was looking for a romantic birthday getaway. The host, Chris, was very accommodating with my reservation. He gave us a history of the house as well as a tour. He was very helpful in suggesting places for us to see and explore in Hannibal. His restaurant, LaBinnah, was excellent and I would recommend the stuffed chicken breast. The room we stayed in was very comfortable and the breakfast was delicious. It would be nice to have had a couple selections for breakfast, the only item I would have changed was the chocolate muffin for a blueberry. I would recommend to my friends stay here. Thanks Chris for the memorable experience!

Hannibal at its best

4.6 on September 20, 2011

The room was beautiful, decked out with period pieces from the Mark Twain era. Each of the rooms is furnished uniquely -- our had a canopy bed. The house itself is on the old "Millionaires' Row" and is high above the river. The owner "Chris" is congenial and has his head full of the history of Hannibal which he is willing to share. His introduction when we checked in provided the lay of the land. His discussions at breakfast (wholesome and tasteful) resulted in another tour of the main floor with insights to the various object d'art of local artists that favored the walls and presentation points. Recommending this one to friends.

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Rooms & Rates

The East Room

This queen room features a unique canopy bed, four post bed and a view of the Mississippi River. Full Amenities.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $95 - $150

The South Room

This king room features a yellow rose interior, a brass bed and views of the Mississippi River and Hannibal's Historic Central Park. Can be paired with the West Room to include a private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $115 - $195

The North Room

This queen room features garden views, violet hue interiors and a attached bathroom with shower shared with one other room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $95 - $150

The West Room

This queen room features an orange poppy decor and can be paired with the South Room to include a private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $95 - $150

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Location Type

Near the Mississippi River, Small town


St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.) 100 miles

Directions to property:

Head out of St. Louis on I-70 W. Merge onto US-61 N via exit number 210B toward WENTZVILLE/HANNIBAL. Merge onto I-72 E/US-36 E/US-61 BR S toward ILLINOIS/MARK TWAIN MUSEUM. Take the US-36-BR/US-61-BR/MO-79 S exit- exit number 157- toward LOUISIANA. Merge onto US-36 BR/US-61 BR. Turn RIGHT onto BIRD ST. Turn RIGHT onto N 5TH ST. End at 301 N 5th St, Hannibal, MO. WELCOME TO HANNIBAL GARDEN HOUSE B&B!

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Lincoln Museum, Spfld, Ill. 1 1/2 hrs, St. Louis, Mo. 1 1/2 hrs, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Winery

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Inn Details

Establishment type


On-site amenities

Board games, DVD Player, Fireplace, Library, Telephone, Videos, Wedding Facilities , Total Excursion Planning, Trip/Tour Planning, Featherbeds, Historical Photos and Original Local Art, Smoke Free Environment, Wireless High Speed Internet Connection

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Private entrance, Radio, TV, Turndown Service, VCR, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Mountain Bike trails, Mississippi River Boat Excursions, Museums, Workshops or Visits to Artist Studios, Civil War Site Visits, Antiquing, Historic Home Tours, Shopping, Swimming, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 3PM-4PM
  • Check Out:: 11AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No Smoke Free Home and Gardens
  • Drinking Allowed: Outside only
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited with arrangements made at time of reservation
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required Seeing eye dogs, Well trained pets, Special need pets
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Innkeeper will notify Guest at time of request. Some weekends.
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Reservation paid at time of confirmation booking.
  • Cancellations: CANCELLATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED VIA E-MAIL, REGULAR MAIL OR VOICE MAIL (Only calls made personally to the Innkeepers will be recognized for cancellation). Cancellations made at least 15 days in advance of scheduled arrival will be refunded, less a $35.00 handling fee. For cancellations less than 15 days but more than 5 days in advance of arrival date, a 50% refund will be provided, less $35.00 handling fee. Cancellation made 5 days or less of reservation date will receive no refund unless we are able to rebook the room. We are a small, owner occupied business; every reservation counts! We Thank You in advance!
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Chris Bobek

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About the innkeepers

"It is an art apart. Saint Francis of Assisi said, 'All saints can do miracles, but few of them can keep hotel.'"—Mark Twain wrote, and we are here to please you and prove it!

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  • Time Served: 8:30am
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian Low Carb

Signature Dish

Garden Fresh Frittata on Grilled Country Bread
You must taste it to believe it! Seasoned to perfection with herbs from our gardens and served in our stunning garden dining room, this meal kicks-off your perfect Hannibal day!


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