The Maxwell House Bed and Breakfast

701 Boyer Ave, Walla Walla, Washington 99362
Innkeeper(s): Penny Maxwell Bingham
  • Introduction

    The Maxwell House Bed and Breakfast Inn - Walla Walla, WAWelcome to the Maxwell House!

    The Maxwell House, a charming 100 year old Craftsman home, is owned and operated by Penny Maxwell Bingham. Penny has been an innkeeper for over 10 years and delights in providing her guests with wonderful hospitality. For several months, she oversaw a fantastic remodel of this exquisite house and welcomes you to her beautifully restored home.

    The city of Walla Walla is known for its wine tasting and year round beauty. In 2005, Sunset Magazine, named Walla Walla the best wine destination of the year.

    On display and available are water color paintings of the colors, sights, and scenery of the Walla Walla Valley by local artist Jean Ann Mitchell of nearby Milton Freewater, OR.

  • Accommodations at the Maxwell House

    The Maxwell House Bed and Breakfast Inn accomodations
    Guests of the Maxwell House have opportunity to enjoy our beautifully restored Craftsman style home with a warm living room for use at anytime, a serene private yard, and a fabulous porch - perfect for afternoon tea and a good book. Each bedroom has cable TV, an electric fireplace, fluffy terry cloth robes and wireless internet access.

    Your stay includes a delicious homemade breakfast, refreshments and comfortable hospitality. There are even bicycles available for exercise or sight seeing.

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to (Innkeeper) for sharing (their) own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    The Maxwell House is in a quiet established neighborhood close to downtown.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    I am best known for personal hospitality and fresh cookies.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Wine tasting and dining

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    That they could only stay 2 nights

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    Friendly people

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    History-hiking-shopping after wine tasting and dining

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    All of our beautiful Main Street and Whitman College Campus

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    We have such an abundance I cannot choose just one-a large variety in food type and ambiance

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    I love to be a concierge—just ask me!

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    4 with a bonus room for families or close friends who will share a bath.

    Do you accept pets?

    Walla Walla has a wonderful doggie day care.  I will help with arrangements.