The over 130-year-old Inn proudly welcomes guests to enjoy its old world elegance, grace and charm, which characterizes this splendid vintage turn-of-the century mansion. The Winter St Inn is lived in and enjoyed as a home as well as a Bed and Breakfast. Rodger and Debbie want to share the historical beauty of The Winter St Inn with their guests, who are welcome to make The Winter St Inn their home away from home. Pictures cannot do justice to this beautiful home with original white Italian marble fireplaces, bridal staircase, baby grand piano and antiques throughout. Rodger and Debbie purchased the home in October 2006. They invite you to fall in love with the home just as they did, and make it your home away from home whether you are in Delaware, just passing through or just need a Romantic getaway. The Inn is available for parties, fundraisers and weddings as well. Guided tours are available on request, Rodger and Debbie love to share a piece of the historic past with the present.
4.8 on October 20, 2015
We stayed three nights in the Vance Carriage room, which is a self-contained "apartment" above the garages at the back of the property. The suite is spacious, high-ceilinged and airy with doors opening to a small balcony. The bed was super comfy and we enjoyed relaxing in the sitting room. Breakfast was served in the main house which is also beautifully appointed. It was a nice, safe walk to and from the high street with many restaurant choices for dinner. Highly recommended.
5 on January 25, 2014
We had a great experience. The house is lovely, and comfortable. The breakfast was terrific! Roger was accomodating. Plan to stay again soon!
4.4 on October 13, 2009
Very cool old place. Took me back to the Victorian Era. Rodger was very accomodating and unobtrusive. Breakfast was very good and the table was set in Victorain Era silver. Food was good too.
5 on August 11, 2009
My one night stay in June was capped by: a very clean and comfortable room, a quiet neighborhood, an attentive (but not overly attentive) host, a secure space, a summer's garden, and a more than ample breakfast.
4.0 on May 01, 2008
Stayed in the Betsy Ann Room while my daughter was on an overnite visit to OWU. Quiet, very comfortable, tasteful and a wonderful breakfast. Parking is on street and was challenging during the winter snow but would stay there again for sure!
5 on October 08, 2007
I was here for an extended stay (5 days)we had a wonderful time. We were even able to have breakfast with a guest speaker at the University. Good food, great host/hostess, and a wonderful since of home away from home. (We too have an old Victorian)
5 on June 19, 2007
WOW from the moment you enter the foyer until you sit down for breakfast you will be in complete awe of the service and the accommodations. We were in town for Student Orientaion and were lucky to get a reservation at this Inn.
5 on June 17, 2007
That saying is so true! This is a wonderful home and Roger and Debbie are great! There is no other place within miles that will offer you what they can. I highly recommend this BnB and will be coming back for the next four years due to my son attending OWU.
5 on May 29, 2007
We enjoyed the carriage house so much. If we didn't know any better we could have been in France or Italy. It is the perfect weekend get away. Debbie and Rodger are the perfect hosts. They made us feel special. We can't say Thank you enough.
5 on May 17, 2007
The carriage house was comfortable and peaceful! You hardly know you're in the city. Rodger and Debbie are the most accomodating hosts!! Thank you!! We'll be back soon!
Across the street from the Arts Castle, Walking distance to Ohio Wesleyan, Walking distance to downtown Delaware, Downtown, Small town
Columbus, OH (CMH-Port Columbus Intl.) 28 miles
Please see our website for driving directions from your address. .winterstinn We offer a limo ride to and from the airport in Columbus for 65.00 each way...now that is a deal!
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, The Columbus Clippers, The Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL, The Ohio State Buckeyes, Ohio Wesleyan Sports and Music, Black Hawk Shooting Range, The Little Brown Jug/Delaware Fair, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Zoo
Bed and Breakfast
BBQ grill, CD player, Ceiling fans, Computer, Copier, DVD Player, Desk, Fax Machine, Internet Service, Library, Piano, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wedding Facilities, Wi-Fi, Wired internet , Unlimited Long Distance within the Continental USA, Workout facility, Complementary Bottled Water, Ice machine
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Ironing Board
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Video Arcade
Debbie Aburmaieleh & Rodger Collom
Rodger holds a MBA from Pepperdine and is retired after 25 years with Toyota Motor Sales USA in California. Rodger coaches girls softball and co-ed youth basketball. Debbie holds a BBA from Mount Vernon Nazerine University, she is a Finacial Analyst with Nationwide Retirement Solutions.