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In Bristol Indiana, our 1875 home reflects the romantic charm and character of the Victorian Era. Three beautifully appointed bedrooms are each lovingly named after one of our three granddaughters. All rooms have a private bath, luxurious beds and bedding, a sitting area, and all overlook our ever changing gardens.


We feature two common rooms. One is our library that has cable TV, books to read, games to play, and is a wonderful place to just converse with good friends. The second common room is our dining room where there's always hot water for tea and cookies on a platter for your enjoyment. High speed wireless internet (wifi) access is available throughout this Victorian home for your convenience to help you stay connected.

Delicious Breakfasts

In the mornings you will awaken to the aroma of a freshly brewed Murphy Guest House coffee and freshly baked scones. Our candlelight, gourmet breakfasts always feature our lavender bread with lemon curd and Devonshire cream. Breakfasts are served in our dining room where you can view the flower gardens and the birds, also eating their morning meal.

The Heart of Amish Country Murphy Guest House Dining Room

Located in the heart of Amish Country, in what is known as Michiana, yet only a half an hour from Shipshewana and the University of Notre Dame, the Murphy Guest House Bed and Breakfast is less than five minutes from the 80/90 Toll Road and sits at the crossroads of Indiana SR 15 and Old US 20. About 10 minutes to the north is the Michigan line and 100 miles to the west lies Chicago. All in all a great location with easy access.

Please look around our site to see what all we have to offer you for your next relaxing get-away, We would be happy to help you plan your unique and individualized experience, from a romantic weekend retreat, to a fairytale wedding, to a girls only scrapbooking weekend. We've even hosted Murder Mystery dinners and business luncheons.

What Other People Say

If you would like to know what some of our guests have to say about us, we have provided some reviews from bedandbreakfast.com. We like to say Once a guest, always a friend; and, the reviews echo our sentiments.

We hope to see you soon!

The Murphy Guest house is a smoke free establishment. Check in times are between 4 and 6pm EST and checkout is 11am EST. If you have any questions, feel free to contact your hosts Ann André.

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