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Welcome Home to The Historic Crystal Key Inn
Welcome Home to The Historic Crystal Key Inn
14 guests
6 bedrooms
8 beds
6 baths
14 guests
6 bedrooms
8 beds
6 baths
You won’t be charged yet

Step back in time as you bring your family & friends to The Historic Crystal Key Inn.

This Historic 1900 retreat sits on an acre w/ tulips & daffodils.

Come explore, experience & enjoy history in your own personalized B&B.

This magnificent 6 Bedroom / 8 Bathroom home is big enough for family reunions yet intimate enough to explore amazing historic rooms.

A commercial kitchen awaits you to prepare family meals or enjoy nearby town Restaurants.

Breakfast vouchers provided. WELCOME HOME!!

Family/kid friendly
Wireless Internet

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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 11AM
Security deposit is $200


7 Reviews

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Beth User Profile
October 2017
Darren and Tom were friendly and hospitable without being over-bearing. They gave a great tour with all the information we needed, then were available by phone anytime we needed them. This B&B is beautiful - the old character is well maintained, yet up to date with appliances and…

Kallee User Profile
October 2017
Lovely, historic, and loaded with charm. Plenty of room, you will feel right at home.

Michael User Profile
September 2017
Immaculately kept, excellent communications, and on the spot support through Tom next door.

Sara User Profile
September 2017
What a great place! So pretty and spacious. There was plenty of room for our group of 10--space for the grown-ups to talk while the kids hung out in the basement, and also common spaces we all used together. The town of Newman Grove is quiet, with friendly locals. A great loc…

Megan User Profile
August 2017
The Crystal Key Inn was a lifesaver for our family. We needed lodging for a funeral in the area and there was no room at any local hotels. The house is spacious and great for large groups. We wish we could have enjoyed it more while we were there!

Leigh User Profile
August 2017
We had a big family group (14 of us covering 3 generations) who stayed at the Historic Crystal Key Inn on August 20th and 21st. We travelled to Nebraska for the eclipse (which was extraordinary!). We couldn't have been happier with the remarkable home we were invited into! The in…

Benjamin User Profile
August 2017
Sometimes life's greatest memories are made off the beaten path. It's really difficult to capture in words how incredible the Crystal Key Inn is. The attention to detail is amazing. You will be taken back in time to a golden era of American architecture and history. Darren ha…

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California, United StatesJoined in August 2014
Darren User Profile
Interaction with guests

The Owner Operator / Host will often be off site.

If present, The Owner Operator / Host will welcome the incoming guests and give a quick tour of the Crystal Key Inn.

If present, the Owner Operator / Host or The Part Time Manager will be staying in the basement.

The basement living quarters has a completely separate entrance / exit.

*** The privacy of guests will totally be respected ***


Breakfast Vouchers will be provided for 2 guests for each bedroom up to a maximum of 6 vouchers for 3 bedrooms. These breakfast vouchers will be for the local City Cafe.

About Darren
I am from Orange County and love spending time in the local mountains with family and friends.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

About the home

When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying in someone’s home.

This is Darren’s place.
Kelly helps host.

The neighborhood

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