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Guest Comments

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Emily and family

Alan & Leigh
At a time when we needed most to get away, have peace, quiet, and just be together we chose your B & B. After walked in we felt everything lift, so relaxed, we fell asleep in each others arms like we have not done in years. Your hospitality and kindness is second to none. Delicious meals & warm conversation. Can't wait to visit again.
Thank you! Gracias!
Brian & Yani 7/9/17

Aloha Leigh and Alan. /thank you so much for the lovely place...It was more like a nostalgic museum to me.
This is a very special stay for me and my beloved husband Fred. We used to ride on the Katy Trail during the summer when we visited his parents in St. Louis... Augusta was our memorable place. Fred would have loved your Inn and staying here with me for a few days, which we should have done.... earlier...
I am looking forward to coming back on special days for Fred in the future.
Take care and Mahalo! Li & Fred

Leigh & Alan, thank you so much for fantastic stay. I love that M & M's are everywhere. That damn puzzle was such a great diversion. We love your house & breakfast was the best I think we will have to come back because I'll need more M & M's.
Love Leo & Sue
Austin, Tx.

5/29/17 💘
This was A "Magical Place to Stay"
We absolutely enjoyed every moment that we spend in this beautiful home. Alan made an exquisite breakfast I would say a 5 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 one!!!
Leigh you are a wonderful host and a future Youtube sensation ! ( Keep that in mind) We will come back soon again.
Love & hugs!!
Claudia & Terry
Kirkwood, Mo.

❤February 3rd - 2017 ❤
Thanks so very much to our lovely Leigh & Co. for creating a heavenly abode for our anniversary weekend. So grateful the Tree house room was available for our relaxing, enjoyable stay. The food was out of this world delicious, the games entertaining, the company better than family👪.
💘Thanks for being so gracious & kind & open.
Blessings ~ David & Tracy

Once again, Thank you for an amazing weekend!
The breakfast was great, the Valentine's dinner FANTASTIC!! This is our home away from home - we truly cherish our time here. Whether it's time here in this room or, in the "Red Room" talking & sharing with everyone.
Thank you so much for your hospitality and for sharing your wonderful home with us!!
Cindy & Randy

Oct. 16, 2016
We/I can't thank you enough and express how wonderful everything has been for our weekend away to celebrate my birthday! A few firsts for some in our group - and having this kind of experience will stay with all of us for years. You both have put so much thought and effort into making your home conformable & inviting - everything down to the night cap & chocolates in our rooms!
We will most assuredly return!
Thank you

We had such a wonderful time here @ the H. S. Clay House! It's still as beautiful as I remember it from when I was a child & to be here with my own daughter was such a treat! Anna had such a blast. She fel like a princess, from our lovely room, to the balcony & Delicious breakfast. And thanks for introducing us to Siri , Cinder & Chumleigh, so much fun. All this & more were what memories are made of & I hope Anna will remember this fun charming B & B for yeas to come, like I do. Thank you for everything! Hope to see you again soon.
Abbey & Anna Anderson

Thank you both so much for making our wedding weekend so very special. You two are amazing & so very accommodating. Thank you for allowing my girlfriends to come early & help me too. We are so very blessed. Our wedding & weekendwere perfect and you all helped to make it that way. We look forward to another visit soon. Rob & Susan Chapman

You all made my husband's birthday special again! This is the second time he's celebrated here!
The ambiance of the Clay House and Augusta is breathtakingly gorgeous!!
The food is absolutely exquisite as well as the hosts, Alan and Leigh, being most charming and personable!
Thanks much,
Rose & Bos

Leigh and Alan,
What a truly magnificent and magical experience you have crafted for us. Everything from the food to the wonderful room was simply amazing. We have had the time of our lives staying here and you can be sure we will be back.
Thank you for being so hospitable and feeding our eyes as well as our taste buds,

Robert and Allison

Alan and Leigh,
Thank you for your hospitality, delicious food, welcoming atmosphere, humor, charm and all of the "right things" that we, as Katy Trail Bikers, needed! We felt at home, enjoyed the pool and the fire pit in Cinderella's pumpkin carriage! And this Tree Top Suite was so quiet! Just what we needed!

Alan and Leigh,
Thank you for a wonderful stay! We enjoyed our time here - thank you for opening your home to us.

Alan - top job on the lovely breakfast! Wow!
Leigh - thank you for your graciousness - a delight!

Much love to you both!
Mandy and Joe
Rob and Denise

Thank you for another great stay. As our second time here, it feels like visiting family and catching up on life.
The rooms/home are beautiful and eclectic. The is scrumptious and memorable.
There's an energy and positive magnetism to this place that draws you in. There is joy and laughter. There is family and connection.
Thank you for building a lasting memory. Experiences last forever and staying here will not be forgotten.

God Bless,
Jeff and Jennifer

7/7 - 7/9/13
Thank you so much for the perfect honeymoon getaway! We enjoyed everything from the decadent food to your warm company. We will be coming back to visit soon, I'm sure of it. And we have already recommended you to our friends and family. I don't know of any better place for a quiet weekend. Thanks again for all of your care in our stay. See you soon!

Erin and Scott

We had a wonderful stay. We echo what many have said. What makes this special is the two of you. We felt we were visiting old friends (old in length of friendship NOT age :) ) Breakfast was amazing! Thanks for everything!

Eleen & Jim

October 25 & 26th 2012
Another great weekend in the Turret Suite.

Adam Long

Soft music, clock chimes, church bell, frogs, birds chirping the smell of fresh coffee, bacon - quiet hum of the fans - a great experience - precious memories. Thanks!

Steve and Jill

You and Alan make a darling couple! You truly compliment each other! We had an absolutely wonderful time. It was great to be catered to and we felt so at home! Thank you.

Joe & Toni

Oh Leigh and Alan, What a wonderful experience to stay here. It will become the standard by which we will judge all future B & B's. I'm afraid we're in for many let downs! Thank you!

Russ and Jan-Illinois

Leigh & Alan, After a hot, muggy day on the Katy Trail, your home was pure heaven! Everything you provided for us made us feel wonderfully pampered. The breakfast was fantastic! Thank you so much!

Barb and George-Lincoln, Ne.

What an honor to be a charter guest in the Turret Suite Room! Be forewarned - I was convinced that nothing could top the attic room, but one wonderful day and night made a believer and convert. What an experience! The only disagreement were which qualities we liked best. To Doni, it was the awesome poster bed with Alan's creative canopies. To me, the claw-foot tub and candles and view of the Augusta Valley. We both love your museum touches, the artifacts and antiques which you discover in the strangest nooks and crannies. But the most pleasant surprise was the transformation that took place at night. With the night time breezes and tree limbs waving at us through the many windows, the room became a stage, and the breezes and shadows became fairies watching over us. We slept wonderfully, but I was grateful for those waking moments in the spring night where the peace and tranquility of Augusta kept us safe in our beautiful room.

Tom and Donna

Alan and Leigh, Your friendship and historical beautiful home just keep us coming back for more and more. When we saw that our 23rd (May 22) anniversary fell on a Saturday, we couldn't think of a more romantic get away. It's like coming back to an old friend every time we stay with you. This gorgeous Turret Suite Room has just given the Tree Top Suite a run for the money. Until next time, thanks for the memories and the friendship. Love,

Patty and Tim

Dear Leigh and Alan, How wonderful it was to turn in to your beautiful lush garden after a long day on the trail. This was the special night and the surprise of an elegant dinner added to the whole event. This is the most lovely Bed and Breakfast room we have ever stayed in. Everything is perfect... a slice of joy. Your delicious breakfast is a great send off. Thank you for being here. Happy summer!

Debbie and Fred

Leigh and Alan, This have been a whimsical, magical, mind-expanding, classy experience. The Turret Suite and the rest of your home is absolutely beautiful, and you are too!

John and Carol