Beautiful Bed and Breakfast for a Romantic Getaway near Mark Twain State Forest, Missouri

Caledonia, Missouri (United States)
Nature Lodges
1 unit
2 guest capacity
Breakfast included

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Accommodation Description

· Breakfast included · Barbecue

Guests will love this beautiful bed and breakfast suite and its proximity to the Mark Twain Forest in Missouri. Perfect for a romantic getaway, the room boasts stunning decor based on Heather, the purple Scottish flower that is thought to symbolize luck. There is an antique queen-size bed that is dressed in high-quality linens and is ideal for couples. There is also an ensuite bathroom in the suite that boasts a luxurious clawfoot tub where guests can enjoy a relaxing soak after a busy day spent in the park. Towels, linens, and toiletries are kindly provided.

The room also offers lovely views of the gazebo outside. For entertainment, there is TV equipped with premium cable channels, and there is also Wi-Fi so that guests can stay connected. The booking fee includes an amazing breakfast cooked by a chef and an afternoon tea is served daily. Guests are welcome to enjoy the communal areas of the lodge, including the charmingly decorated lounge and gorgeous gardens. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water
  • Towels
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shared Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Parking
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • 1 Queen-size bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Deck/Patio
  • Dining room
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Iron
  • Fireplace
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Games

Glampers will be able to relax in style thanks to the many deluxe amenities offered at this property. Included in the rate, guests can enjoy a chef-prepared breakfast each morning between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. The hosts also serve afternoon tea, featuring a selection of teas, sweets, and savory treats, between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. every day. Coffee, tea, and water are available at all hours. There is Wi-Fi throughout the property and a TV is provided for entertainment, along with a selection of board games.

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Guest Services

  • Breakfast

Location + Surroundings

  • Forest
  • National Park
  • Antiquing

This stunning property boasts a prime setting in the welcoming village of Caledonia, nestled in the beautiful Bellevue Valley of southeast Missouri. Guests will be able to enjoy plenty of peace and quiet while still being centrally located to all that the state has to offer. The bed and breakfast is located in the grand Ruggles-Evans-Dent House, which was built in 1849 on four rural acres right on the main street of Caledonia. For a true touch of luxury, guests will find themselves staying in a property that is listed on the United States Register of Historic Places.

If guests are keen to spend time outside during their getaway, there are countless parks nearby. Elephant Rocks State Park is just 15 minutes away and offers amazing boulder and rock formations to discover. For history lovers, Fort Davidson State Historic Site is a 20-minute drive from the B&B and is the setting of the Civil War Battle of Pilot Knob. Guests should also find time to head to Mark Twain National Forest, which won't be hard since one of the entrances can be found just 10 minutes away. For a day trip to experience some urban life, it is just a short and scenic 80-minute drive from St. Louis. Read More


  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Wine tasting
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Hiking

Glampers will find themselves spoiled for choice with things to do during their stay in this amazing property. The village offers countless sites to visit, including their famous Old Village Mercantile, antique shops, and craft stores located on the same block as the B&B. There are also vineyards and wineries to discover in the area.

For hiking and cycling, guests can take their pick between Elephant Rocks State Park, Johnson Shut-Ins, Dillard Mill, Mark Twain National Forest, Washington County State Park, and Hughes Mountain State Natural Area, which are all easily accessible. There are countless spots for scenic picnics and guests can get to know unique wildlife around every turn.

In the spring, Caledonia’s Vintage Market and Wine Show is a wonderful event to pick up vintage clothing and antiques and to sample some delicious food. Guests can also enjoy attending the Mountain Music Festival in nearby Arcadia Valley each May and October.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: from 04:00 p.m. to 06:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • No Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • No Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • No events
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

This property is not suitable for children under the age of 12.

Pets are not permitted.

Dinner may be added with 48 hours notice at an extra charge. If interested, guests can ask about dinner when submitting a booking request.

A third person may be allowed in the room on a roll-away bed for an extra charge. For those wishing to travel with a group of three, they can inquire with the host at the time of booking request. Read more

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