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Hideaway Suite - "What a treat!  We slept great last night and really enjoyed sitting on the porch and relaxing.  Your flowers are gorgeous!  You baked up a gluten free treat last night and we enjoyed that too.  Thank you and God Bless!" - The Wabe's - Knoxville, Tennessee

Hideaway Suite - "What a wonderful treat it has been staying at your beautiful "hideaway"!  Velvet, you are a truly delightful host.  We will be back when we are in the area.  The detail you put into you accommodations to see that we had "Everything" we needed, to the delicious food, did not go unnoticed by us!  Thank you for being an important part of our reunion in Indiana." - Ken & Janice P. - Omaha, Nebraska


Bluebird Suite - "My fifth stay at Velvet & Neil Haisley's Hideaway B&B.  Always a wonderful home away from home for the James Dean Festival #47.  Best Wishes Always."  Lee Raskin - Baltimore, Maryland


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for a wonderful, convenient, fun, comfortable, environment to look forward to every night and morning!  The food was fantastic every morning and the table was a great way to start and end the day each evening.  We had a great time and will definitely stay here if we are back in the area!  Thanks again."  Jim, Norma, & Samantha S.


Poppy Room - "Thank you for a wonderful stay.  Beautiful house and very nice people.  Really enjoyed our stay." - Ken & Mailu S. - Morning View, Kentucky


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil, You have an incredibly beautiful place and we have loved out time here!  Thank you for all you've done to make this a lovely, comfortable, and memorable stay.  We appreciate being included in your church family gathering last night.  Breakfast was delicious!  Hope we can come back one day." - Blesssings - Anne & Randy F.  Corrington, Georgia


Poppy Room - "Thank you for another great weekend.  We love staying here and you both are so friendly and make it feel at home.  Can't wait till next year!!" - Chad & Amy R.


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for letting us stay in your beautiful home.  It is so relaxing and peaceful.  Also, thanks for being so accommodating with our trailer.  This was wonderful."  Jay & Mary V. - Osseo, Minnesota


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for the lovely hospitality!  You have a beautiful home!" - MaryJo C. & family - Plain City, Ohio


Bluebird Suite - "Beautiful place to stay.  Thank you for the tasty breakfast." - Rymans


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for your hospitality and kindness.  It has been so great getting to stay here, and having a place that feels so homey." - Emmy Martens


Poppy Room - "Once again, wonderful place to relax, enjoy, and visit.  Always the best!" - Lynette Martens - Anchorage, Alaska

Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for everything.  This was our first Bed & Breakfast experience and it was amazing.  We absolutely adore your home.  Thank you for sharing it with us." - Caleb, Kirsten, & Lincoln

Poppy Room - "What a wonderful place.  You out-do yourself.  Loved everything!" - Diane & Carol - Phoenix, Arizona


Bluebird Suite - "We've loved our stay. The breakfast was delicious, and I love the dot to dot books you have. I'm glad we will get to come back next year and do more fun stuff here." Love, Margo M. - Indiana


Poppy Room - "Velvet & Neil, Thank you so much for another great week! We love staying here & look forward to it every year. Our Kids love being around you guys & we consider you both family. We'll be counting down the days till next year." Love, Luke, Katie, Margo, Blaise, & Leo M. - Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you. I enjoyed a wonderful 3 days. Velvet - you are an exceptional host. You have a beautiful home with delicious food." - Tom H. - Quad Cities, Illinois


Bluebird Suite - "What an awesome place! 'Hideaway' is such an accurate name. We had a wonderful stay. Thank you for you incredible hospitality." - Scott & Carla - Missouri


Hideaway Suite - "What an incredible home to be within as I prepare for such a wonderful occasion! My wedding day has been blessed by your provision, presence, and heart. Thank you." - Love, Cheyane


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much! We love this place!!" - Sophie & Lauren


Poppy Room - "You truly have a gift of hospitality. Thank you for a delightful stay and a delicious breakfast. Hope to see you again!" - Katy


Poppy Room - "Thank you for opening your home to us. You have beautiful home, thank you again for sharing it with the two of us. We will pray to God that you both can continue to bless many as you have for us. with your wonderful hospitality and your love to all who stay with you." - The Turnins


Poppy Room - "We absolutely love your B&B! I could sit all day with a book and take in the back yard! Thank you for having us and being so welcoming. We look forward to stay with you! God Bless." - The Geissbauers


Bluebird Suite - "Thanks so much for sharing your home with us. Your hospitality is beyond words!" - Rick & Cheryl Z. - Munster, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "What a relaxing country getaway! Super comfy accommodations and a wonderful breakfast. Thanks so much for sharing your beautiful home with us. I think we have found our new go to place for the next couple years when we visit my daughter at Taylor University. God bless in all you do." - Linda V. - Lowell, Indiana

Hideaway Suite - "You have a gift and God is blessing you for offering it back to Him in hospitality and encouragement. Thank you for everything surrounding this wedding in May. There's simply no words." - Jeff & Amy L. and Betty S. Indiana and Michigan


Hideaway Suite - "Velvet, thanks for having us again. As usual, we had a very nice, quiet stay, and a good breakfast. You always make us feel welcome and we look forward to coming back again. Oh, and the warm cookies. Thanks" - Dean & Elaine H. - Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "What a wonderful stay! Beautiful accommodations, delicious breakfast, and such lovely hosts! Thank you!" - Lori D.


Poppy Room - "Velvet & Neil, Thank you for your hospitality. This place was exactly what we needed to relax and recharge. Your home is beautiful and we can't wait to visit when the trees have leaves. Most of all, we really loved your home cooking! The breakfasts on both days were sooo delicious! Thanks again for creating a wonderful experience." - Ron & Ana


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you, Velvet, for another wonderfully cozy stay at the Hideaway. Ava absolutely loved sleeping in the "big bed" in the alcove this time. She also loved digging through all of the treasures in the toy box. Thanks for all of the delicious comforting breakfasts, too. It's such a special place here. Happy Holidays!" - Heather, Rob, & Ava H.


Poppy Room & Bluebird Suite - "What a lovely place! Thank you for all your warm hospitality!" - The Moan Family - Walnut Creek, Ohio


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for making us feel welcomed and at home. We enjoyed meeting everyone. Next time I hope we will have the time to enjoy the beautiful grounds and all of the gliders and relax! Have a wonderful 2022." - Liz and Phil - Marietta, Georgia


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for everything! I am so glad I stayed here - it is so beautiful! Thank you for your hospitality, the conversation, and food. Thank you so much! I hope I can return!" - David H.


Poppy Room - "Thank you for your kindness and generosity. This is always a very special and gracious time for myself and my friend Brian. Thank you for the great breakfasts, treats, and extras." - Robert & Brian


Bluebird Suite - "Your beautiful gift of hospitality made me feel so welcome and comfortable. From the lemon cookie to breakfast, each was delicious. The warmth of this place made my visit to Taylor for my daughter all the better, and I hope to return!" - Nicole - Wheaton, Illinois


Hideaway Suite - "What a wonderful stay! My husband and I are at the end of a 3 week road trip, so comfortable accommodations are important. This Hideaway Suite was exactly what we needed. We had an absolutely wonderful stay, getting to recharge here before finishing out the trip strong. This home is clearly filled with love and comfort, and gave us that feeling too. As well as the giggles! Laughter is such a wonderful act. Thank you Velvet for the divine breakfast. It meant so much to me to enjoy a gluten free meal without worry. The food was amazing and I'll be dreaming of it for days to come! Thanks again for everything." - Maria & Brandon  


Bluebird Suite - "You have made our travel experience improve 150%! From our first phone call and though our visit you were so warm and welcoming. You thought of everything a guest could want. Tasty food and the treats were the best. This will be our destination whenever we return! God Bless!" - The Quinns - Wesley Chapel, Florida


Hideaway Suite - "We enjoy our stay every summer so much! The kids look forward to it all year! Thank you for paying attention to all the details, the drinks, the snacks, the desserts, and even pellet ice this year :) You guys have become more like family then just a place to stay. Thank you! We'll see you next year! - Luke, Katie, Margo, Blaise, and Leo


Poppy Room - "This place is amazing! It was rainy, so we didn't have a chance to take a walk in the woods, but the rest of the place was beautiful! The gluten free breakfast was AMAZING!!! Thank you for everything."


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us this weekend. We have some experience with staying at bed & breakfasts, but your house is a welcomed change. The sweet treats you left every day made my husband's weekend :) Would definitely visit again." - The Ridouts


Bluebird Suite - "Dear Haisleys, We stumbled upon you and your lovely home quite serendipitously! We were so grateful that you had a last minute opening. We knew when we drove in the drive, stepped onto your porch, entered your home, that we were home as well. Thank you for opening your home to us and the many guests that you serve. Every detail of your decor sends a message of "high vibe" - love, joy, peace, and honor. We value these messages too, as they are reminders of God's goodness and blessings. We'll stop by again! Thank you so kindly for sharing your beautiful, comfortable, cozy home with us. We are blessed." - Jeanne & Phil - St. Cloud, Minnesota


Hideaway Suite - "Wow, what a beautiful house! Velvet was an amazing host, had a wonderful chat over breakfast, which was also great - lots of it (the best bacon). I'm not wanting to leave. It's like home away from home with all the little extras you provide, from drinks, snacks, and bathroom supplies. Kindest regards." - Suze & Saunders - United Kingdom


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for such wonderful hospitality! We loved every second of our stay here. Thank you for leaving our bellies full and our hearts happy! Thank you for everything!" - Julie & Julia


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for allowing us to stay in this beautiful place! It is truly perfection." - Tim & Stacy W.


Poppy Room - "Thanks for everything." - Myron & Terysa H.


Hideaway Suite - "We really enjoyed staying here. The peacefulness in hypnotizing. Never slept so deep. Thank you for your hospitality. Your grace and kindness really makes the time spent here very special. God Bless you and your home." - Jerry & Sherry H. - Westville, Indiana


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful home with us!" - Sara M.


Bluebird Suite - "We never 'get away' for a vacation. It took a lot of work to schedule this trip: 1) Someone to take care of our disabled son. 2) No commitments on the weekend and health issues. Don fell at home last night and we were afraid that we wouldn't be able to make the trip. But we did, Praise the Lord! Thank you for sharing your home and your talents! We are thankful to be here and enjoy our time together. We have had very little time for the two of us - so this is very special. This weekend trip at your B&B was a gift from from our daughter and her family. What a great gift!" - In Christ, Don & Carolyn M. - Lebanon, Indiana


Poppy Room - "Thank you for opening your home to our family for Megan's wedding, and for the hospitality, wonderful food, and help in so many ways. You are family and we can't thank you enough for your love, care, & support the Megan & Jared. You are very special and always will be. Thank you." - Love, Julie & Brad


Poppy Room - "Thanks so much for all you've done for Megan, over the years, and your special care of her. Such a lovely place & special people for a great weekend." - Love, Phyllis


Bluebird Suite - "This was the perfect place for our family to gather for Megan & Jared's wedding. Your home and yard are so beautiful and comfortable." - Susan K, Tim P, and Kristin K.


Poppy Room - "Thank you for opening your gorgeous home to me. I am here with my boyfriend's family to see him graduate from Taylor University (Go Trojans!). Grateful for your peaceful home." - Amanda


Poppy Room - "Relaxing, grateful, reflection of your faith." - Wynn & Bonnie


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for your gracious hospitality. Such a beautiful place - we felt right at home. We definitely look forward to coming back soon." - Christine & Matt J. - Prior Lake, Minnesota


Poppy Room - "I had such a great time! The house is so nice and cute, and Velvet is so sweet and hospitable. Thank you!" - Emmy - Nashville, Tennessee


Poppy Room - "Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us. It became a refuge to spend blessed time with my daughter. Your breakfast was fabulous, the living space warm & comfy, and the hostess is filled with gracious hospitality. Thanks again." - Lynnette - Anchorage, Alaska


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for your beautiful hospitality! Such a wonderful time and a wonderful home. I'll be back!" - Maggy


Hideaway Suite - "I honestly struggle to put into words how grateful and happy I am to have stayed at such a wonderful place. I don't think I could have done this trip on my own with 3 young boys had we stayed anywhere else. I appreciate you both welcoming us and making it such a wonderful time. A place of comfort and safety. Thank you!" - The Conrads - Missouri


Poppy Room - "Thank you just doesn't seem like enough to say how much you and your husband are appreciated. You freely shared your home and allowed us to come and enjoy the calm that God wanted us to have! We will definitely tell others of your 'OASIS' and we wish you the best!" - Midge & Bob - Michigan


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for welcoming us. We had a good time - Very warm feeling place for my wife and I. Thank you for the fire and breakfast. We will be back!!! Also, thanks for the chocolate strawberries. God Bless!!" - Dean & Elaine H.


Hideaway Suite - "Velvet & Neil, Thank you for opening up your home as a B&B! We had a great time relaxing, enjoying the calm and peacefulness

around us. The fire was inviting and our room was great. We hope to be back again next year! The food was amazing! May God Bless." - Lance & Emily C.


Poppy Room - "We had such a lovely stay! Everything was perfect & relaxing; Very grateful to have had this time in such a beautiful, clean, relaxing spot! Hope to come again :) - Laura & Sophie


Bluebird Suite - "Wow, we arrived after dark, which made all of your lovely holiday decorations all the more enchanting with their twinkling lights! We enjoyed the homemade rice krispie treats, decorated with red & green sprinkles too - what a nice touch! Breakfast was outstanding, and the bedroom accommodations were so comfortable. Our only wish is that we could stay longer! Perhaps we will see you again. Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas!" - Jim & Betsy - Howell, Michigan


Hideaway Suite - "Loved our stay and would highly recommend this great place! Great hospitality and the food is amazing." - Jess A.


Hideaway Suite - "We are so glad it worked out for us to stay another time. Hard to believe our time in Marion is coming to a close. Thank you for such a welcomed stay in your home. It is so comfy & beautiful! Merry Christmas and may God Bless you and your family." The Abell Family


Bluebird Suite - "We felt so Welcome here. Thanks so much. You and Neil are so gracious. We felt right at home. So nice and cozy. May God bless you as you richly deserve it. We hope to visit again. Thanks for all of the snacks and the wonderful breakfast. Until we meet again... God Bless You" - Danny & Sherry S.


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for the charming and cozy home away from home! From the delicious breakfast in the sunlit dining room to the comfortable and well-appointed Hideaway, every detail and need was accounted for. Our 2 year old daughter especially liked the toy box, crayons, and pancakes (her review was 'mmm, Yummy'). Thank you and Happy Thanksgiving! We hope to visit again in the future." - Rob, Heather, and Ava H. - Chicago, Illinois


Poppy Room - "Thank you for your hospitality! All of the little extras (snacks, drinks, toiletries, etc.) really made it a great place to stay. I'll be sure to suggest Haisley's on the TU Parents Facebook page! P.S. Breakfast was delicious!" - Karin - Fort Wayne, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil, Our stay was brief, but lovely! Your hospitality and making breakfast for 12 of us, were gifts. Thank you for creating a space

for our family to gather, talk deep into the night, and laugh over the table in the morning. Blessings." - Shannon & Chris G. - Tennessee


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for opening your home and providing a lovely place to stay. Beautiful and relaxing... and breakfast was delicious." Gary E. & Tracy A. - Ohio


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil, Thank you so much for opening your beautiful home to us! The quiet, peaceful, relaxing atmosphere was just what we were looking for. We really enjoyed our stay! Your home was the perfect place to Be Still for a few days. God is in this place! We were hoping to enjoy the trails too, but it was a little too wet, so maybe next time. :) God Bless You Both!" - Bob & Amy N. - Greensburg, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for offering a beautiful sanctuary of rest. Your home is welcoming. The room was perfectly lovely. Your culinary skills should win awards with the amazing breakfast! God Bless!" - Paula H. - Springville, Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for a wonderful stay during Taylor's Homecoming. I was able to connect with 3 other Taylor friends for our 25th reunion! Your home provided the perfect atmosphere for us to enjoy our time catching up with each other. Your home is very comfortable and welcoming - you've thought of all the details!" - Laura R.


Poppy Room - "Thank you for providing / opening your home to guests. It was a perfect place to stay as we visited our son during Taylor's Homecoming Weekend. Lovely room & delicious breakfasts." - Javier & Lisa S.


Hideaway Suite - "Velvet, This is my fifth year to be here. I come every year for the James Dean Hot Rod Show. Thank you for opening your home to me. No place could be more comfortable away from home. You are a sweet, thoughtful, young lady, who probably works too hard. Especially on this weekend. I hope and plan to see you next year. Thanks, for everything." - Deb N. - Nashville, Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "Enjoyed a beautiful weekend at Taylor honoring my track coach, George Glass with a couple hundred Track and Cross Country Alumni. Hideaway provided a gathering place for two of my best alumni friends and me. Also, I was able to share breakfast with two of my granddaughters that are Soccer players at Taylor. Thanks so much!" - Dick G. - Tennessee


Bluebird Suite - "All I can say is that the 'God-given' gift of hospitality oozes out of every square centimeter of this place and your lives. I say thanks!" - Jim W. - Washington


Poppy Room - "Thanks so much for your kind hospitality. Blessings to you and your family as we navigate through this crazy world and this thing called life." - Paul F.


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you so much for the awesome hospitality and for having your home as a bed & breakfast. We had stayed in other places that did not feel safe. I was relieved knowing that my kids and family were safe. Also, I wanted to say that your house is very well decorated, I love it! Your food was amazing, you definitely have a talent with cooking! Our room was great, there actually wasn't anything I could complain about. Thanks for putting games out for our family. You've thought of everything." - Stacy M. - Wisconsin


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for your hospitality. This place is so cute, homey, and the food is great. We will definitely stay here again if we come back to the area in the future and tell others how nice it is." - Alex and Erica R. - Wisconsin


Hideaway Suite - "We were so blessed to stay here. Glad the hotels were full and we found you. Hope to come again and stay here next time we visit family. The food was outstanding" - Paul & Hattie W. and Jessica P. - Arkansas


Hideaway Suite - "It's an honor and a privilege to travel half way across the country and meet a sister (in Christ) that I didn't know I had. You made our stay a memorable one with your kindness and hospitality. Thank you so much." - Paul - Arkansas


Poppy Room - "We had a wonderful time. It is very peaceful and the food was beyond expectation. Thanks so much." - Angela - Arkansas

Bluebird Suite - "Velvet, After my first visit, I knew I wanted to return, not just to see my friends, but to enjoy your beautiful home and your sweet spirit.  Everything was wonderful.  I don't know what was in the breakfast cake, but it sure was good.  I will look forward to my next visit." - Lorrie M.


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet,  What a lovely home!  Thank you for such a wonderful stay.  You have an attention to details for your guests that is delightful!  Breakfast was excellent and delicious.  You are a wonderful hostess.  It was so nice to chat with you and thanks for the suggestions of places to go.  We didn't know what to do around here and it'll be a great end to our vacation!  Blessings." - John & Julie M. - Petersburg, Indiana


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for having us!  The breakfast and treats were very delicious!  Thank you for every thing!" - Kylie

Poppy Room - "Dear Mr. & Mrs. Haisley, Thank you very much for having us.  We had a wonderful time staying at your peaceful home.  Your cooking was excellent and we've appreciated your welcoming spirits.  Thanks ever so much.  God bless you.  All the best" - Joanna

Hideaway Suite - "Thank you so much for everything you did during our stay.  We loved breakfast every morning and the cake and pie you made for Luke's birthday!  So good!  We loved everything about our stay and I really appreciate your attention to details like having Legos and activity books for the kids.  We can't wait till our next stay!" - Luke, Katie, Margo, Blaise, & Leo M. - Indiana


Poppy Room - "This is a lovely place.  We felt welcome and so refreshed as soon as we arrived.  Thank you for all you do to share the love of our Lord.  This is a very special place.  Breakfast was delightful.  Thanks a bunch!  God Bless you." - John & Glenda W


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet, Your service & hospitality was such a wonderful experience.  You have a very lovely B&B.  The breakfast meals we enjoyed could not be beat.  The coffee cake and other goodies were outstanding.  We enjoyed strolling down your trails and felt very much like being at home.  Your grounds are beautiful with the squirrels and birds, especially the male oriole.  May God bless you and your home,  Hope to see ya'll again down the road." - Fred & Lisa P. - Bulls Gap, Tennessee


Poppy Room - "Velvet, from the moment we arrived, we felt at home.  We were welcomed into your home and we are so very fortunate.  And oh my, the Break-FEAST!  AMAZING COOK!  Everything was so clean, bedding was very comfortable as well.  Thank you for making our stop in Indiana feel like home.  We will be coming back the next time we are in town.  Thank you! God Bless You!" - Michael, Beth, Kylie, & Mason R. - Claremore, Oklahoma


Hideaway Suite - "We came here for Lily's 21st birthday because we're big James Dean fans.  Haisley's Hideaway was the perfect place to stay.  The extras we purchased were excellent, the room was cute and cozy, but, most importantly, the area is just beautiful.  Who would've thought this little clump of woods could hold such majesty?  Thank you to Velvet & Neil who kept us comfortable and made sure we ate every morning - the food was delicious!  We will definitely be back again." - Lily and Jay - Louisville, Kentucky


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil, Thank you for all you have done to make our visit for our granddaughter's graduation from Taylor U. so special.  Our family enjoyed the entire house and we felt so comfortable and pampered.  The catered picnic celebration was perfect - great food, beautiful surroundings, everything we needed for a great time with family and friends.  Thank you for friendly, warm, and helpful service.  God's blessings on you and your home." - Kandie S. (grandmother of our special graduate, Lauren!)


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for the wonderful stay!  Lovely home, great accommodations, great yard for our party, and wonderful hosts!  Superior food!  This was just a fabulous place!" - The Willards


Poppy Room - "Thank you for the perfect stay for us to be close to our daughter's IWU graduation!  We were here for her 1st day and for her last at IWU - Thank you for a blessed place to stay for those milestones!" - Andy & Darlene W. - Forrest, Ohio

Poppy Room - "Thank you for your amazing hospitality!  Your home is beautiful and the grounds are really something to enjoy.  We had perfect weather to enjoy your wonderful fire pit.  We will for sure recommend your B&B to anyone traveling this way." - Pam, Juan, & Steve - NW Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Thanks for such a lovely place!  Thanks also for being so supportive of Megan through her years in Marion." - Phyllis H. - Indiana

Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil, Thank you for opening your home to us and Megan for the past 5 years.  We are fortunate and feel very blessed to have you as another "family" that has supported Megan at IWU, work & church.  It means more than you know.  You are always so welcoming and the food you prepare is always delicious.  Thanks for everything!" - Love & Blessings, Brad & Julie A. - Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "What a sweet retreat!  Velvet, you have such a gift.  Your home is so welcoming.  We would have been content to just stay around the property all weekend.  We are so thankful to be able to spend the weekend with our daughter,  Annika.  This was the perfect place to do that.  I'm not sure she will ever be able to eat dorm food again.  Your breakfast was beyond amazing!  It was great to see you again and looking forward to next time!" - Tim & Nikki D. - Glenview, Illinois

Bluebird Suite - "This was a perfect place to stay!  I have never felt so at home, so welcomed, and so loved.  Gluten Free brownies awaited our arrival, with plenty of tea for this tea lover.  My son loved the Legos that he could create so much.  And even with no leaves on the trees yet this season, we enjoyed the walk on the trail around the woods.  This is just what I need for a mental health birthday getaway.  Thank you for all you give to this world." - Monica & Michael H. - Indiana


Catering Review - "Quality, Customer Service - Velvet is so wonderful to work with!  We appreciate her so much and are happy to work with local businesses! Thank you!!" - Madison-Grant United School Corporation


Bluebird Suite - "Just what I needed!  A cozy spot to unwind and take some time for myself!  Everything was perfect and I was so well cared for.  I will be back for sure!  Thanks so much for your warm hospitality." - Hannah - Indiana


Poppy Room - "Velvet, Thank you for a wonderful stay.  After a long day at work, this was a wonderful, cozy, welcoming place to come back to and rest.  On top of that, thanks again for all of the breakfasts in the morning.  Your husband is a lucky man to have a cook in the house like you!  I will definitely keep this place in mind if I am ever back in the area for business.  Thanks again!" - Trey M. - Findlay, Ohio


Hideaway Suite - "We came to visit our daughter who attends Taylor University (Class '21) to see their holiday choral concert "It Is Well".  The concert was beautiful, but to leave saying 'I can't wait to get back to the Hideaway.'  You know this place is special.  From the amazing breakfasts with coffee cake and baked oatmeal, the homey Christmas decorations, to the special coffee bar with lots of teas, coffees, and yummy snacks, and Velvet's welcoming ways, it's been a blessing and a treat to stay here this weekend.  I just said 'I don't want to leave!'  (and I loved playing hymns and Christmas carols on your piano.)  Thank you so much for your hospitality!" - Doug & Lynne P. - Missouri 


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for this welcoming and warm place to do our virtual conference.  Your hospitality was amazing.  The food was delicious and the fires in the firelplace every night made us feel like family.  Though we were only 5 miles from home, it felt like a cozy getaway in a far away place.  Many blessings on your ministries." - Marlene & Ned M. - Indiana


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for an amazing breakfast and stay.  We will be back again." - Paul & Delyse H. - New Haven, Indiana


Hideaway Suite, Bluebird Suite, and Poppy Room - "The Hideaway was great - such a relaxing place to be with the family.  Velvet, thanks for the fabulous breakfasts and everything you did to help make Sarah's wedding weekend a success.  It was a treat to be up North during the Fall, especially on your property with all of the beautiful trees and trails.  We hope to be back again someday." - Jennifer & Jay - Bonita Springs, Florida


Bluebird Suite - "So glad we had the chance to stay here as a family.  Such a perfect place to get our daughter off campus & feel like home.  From the back yard fire, walk thru the woods, sweet snacks and cozy home.  We loved it all!  Food was amazing!  Thank you so much and may you both be blessed by God in your lives and home.  Looking forward to staying again!  Things that stood out:  Drinks in fridge, fan in room, games to play, decor, beautiful setting, Q tips & cotton balls.  You thought of everything!  Thank you!" - The Abell Family


Poppy Room - "Velvet, Staying with you has been such a treat during our visit to Terry's family and the James Dean Festival.  A very nice vacation indeed!  Of course, both of us probably gained at least 5 pounds over the 4 days we enjoyed your incredible breakfasts.  But, I also enjoyed the special after breakfast chat with you.  You're a special lady." - Jody & Terry W. - Bella Vista, Arkansas


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us.  It was nice to have a quiet place to relax.  The snacks were yummy and it was nice to have drinks available.  We will definitely be back the next time we are able to visit the grandbabies. - God Bless." - Tim & Tammy C. - Bedford, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "We had such a lovely time staying here.  Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us.  The fire pit with S'mores was a treat... so relaxing...  The breakfast was very yummy!  Thank you and God bless you!" - Alan & Brenda R.


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for your hospitality and yummy food!  We enjoyed our time here as we did last time we were here!  Beautiful home and comfortable space to relax!"  God Bless  - Andy & Sarah J. - Indiana

Poppy Room - "Velvet, Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with us!  We appreciate it so much!  You made our unforgettable weekend even more special.  Also, your breakfast was wonderful." - The Nelsons

Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for the warm hospitality and scrumptious breakfasts.  You have a beautiful place for guests to stay and it feels so comfortable and homey.  Just wish we could take it with us when we travel." - Harlan & Joyce P.


Hideaway Suite - "It's Friday the 13th, but it's our lucky day because I am here at the Hideaway with my mom for a girl's getaway!  We had a lovely evening last night playing games and enjoying this beautiful room.   It is morning now and we can smell something wonderful drifting up here.  We are looking forward to breakfast!  Thank you so much for everything!!" - Cheers, Jill & Linda


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil - You two are the most divine hosts ever!!  You have created such a special place to land.  We appreciated & enjoyed your hospitality immensely.  The care & detail you have put together is over the top."  Grateful - Charlee & Teri - Washington


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for opening your beautiful B&B for us tired travelers.  It was  exactly what we needed & more!  We will definitely be raving about it online.  I hope we come back again - next time during the summer to take some time out on the  back porch.  It was very nice to meet you both.  Thanks again."  All the best, Karen & Michael - Bloomington, Indiana


Poppy Room - "Velvet, Thank you for the wonderful breakfast.  The fireplace was amazing to come into last night after a crazy day of driving on frozen roads!  We were blessed to have found your wonderful home on our way to Nashville!  Many blessings!" - Ben & Brooke A. - Michigan


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for your warm welcome.  It is great to have a home away from home.  May the Lord richly bless you and your family.  May your days be long.  May His face shine on you." - Arnold W. - Ontario, Canada


Bluebird Suite - "Neil & Velvet, Thanks you so much for opening your home to us.  You certainly have a gift for hospitality.  Our family felt right at home.  Your cooking was delicious.  We are grateful for all of the little touches -  a warm fire, Legos for the kids, being able to watch the Clemson Tigers win, desserts on the table, and home base for us to visit our Indiana Family -Including you and Shelby.  We will definitely stay here again." - Jimmy & Angie M. - South Carolina

Poppy Room - "Thank you!" - Sarah M.  "Thank you for everything!  Your breakfast was wonderful!" - Andrew M.  "I am thankful that our family could spend time with you and sleep in your house for a couple days!  Your food was delicious!" - Anna M.  "Thank you for hosting us and letting us stay here.  It has been great.  Hope we can stay here again sometime." - Joshua M. - South Carolina


Hideaway Suite - "We have had a great time enjoying the Hideaway!  Very relaxing and Velvet & Neil are the perfect hosts.  Loved breakfast in our room, so tasty and a treat to be spoiled a bit.  Decor for Christmas was just perfect, a great reminder of our December Wedding in Fairmount 16 years ago.  Many blessings and we will spread the news of your place to folks we know!" - John & Amy S. - Indianapolis, Indiana

Hideaway Suite - "Velvet & Neil,  What a lovely time we had.  Though very short... memorable.  Neil the crackling fireplace was a real treat.  The smell, sound, & warmth wonderful.  Velvet the breakfast and snacks we enjoyed and kept us going.  The home was a pleasure and so comfortable to relax.  Your hospitality and cheerfulness was above & beyond. Thanks" - Jim & Carla R. - Michigan


Poppy Room - "Every time I visit, it is even more difficult to leave.  I didn't think it was possible, but this home is even more beautiful during the holidays - and there are still mushrooms to be found in the forest :)  You all are so very special to me.  Thank you for every big and little thing you do.  Your friend and biggest fan." - Sara Risley - The Get Lost Lady -


Hideaway Suite - "Ms. Velvet & Mr. Neil,  My wife & I are very thankful for the weekend you both provided for us!  No better way to Honeymoon!!  The food was so perfect, as well as this room and the rest of the house!  We pray that the Lord will continue blessing you both for all that you do!  We will definitely be back!" - Ecc 3:11 -Justin & Sarah L. - Indiana


Poppy Room - "Velvet is such a sweet Lady!  We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in your beautiful home.  The food, and especially the company, were wonderful.  We hope to come back next time we are here to visit family.  Thank you so much!" - Randy & Cindy H. - Tennessee


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil, Thank you so much for your gift of hospitality!  We enjoyed our short stay immensely & would definitely stay here again if we have the chance.  May God bless you richly in all you do!!" - Barb & Mick M. - Indiana

Bluebird Suite - "We had a delightful time staying in your beautiful home!  We hope to return next year.  Thank you & God Bless!" - Nancy & Gary - Michigan


Hideaway Suite - "Velvet-  Again - Such a joy to be here as I come to visit my daughter @ TU.  From the gorgeous trees that welcome me to your house - to the addictive cookies you leave for guests - Haisley's Hideaway is my favorite place to stay :) " - The Eschweilers - Cleveland, Ohio


Bluebird Suite - "So grateful for a beautiful home.  Always a fabulous breakfast, (Wow, Velvet you are a gourmet cook!) but also a wonderful morning talking about God's love & provision.  Praying blessings on this home and business." - Jill & Howard - Canton, Ohio


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you much for continuing to be our home away from home!  We look forward to every visit to your special place that offers so much peace and comfort!  We will be back soon!  God's Blessings!" - Barry & Lori B - Greewood, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil - Thanks again for your hospitality and kindness.  This is my fifth stay at your Hideaway for the 44th James Dean Festival.  Looking forward to many more annual visits with you!  Best Always!" - Lee Raskin, Baltimore, Maryland


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you so much!  We had a great stay.  The food was fantastic!  We hope to visit again." - Rick & Cheryl Z. - Indiana


Poppy Room - "Thank you Neil & Velvet for your hospitality and conversation.  I really enjoyed my time here in Fairmount and particularly the friendliness of the people in  your town. Thanks again." - Morella-Lee R. - NSW, Australia


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you!  We enjoyed our stay at your B&B!  Enjoyed your beautiful place inside & out!  The flowers add so much to your guests' stay!!  Loved the flowers and the back porch visit.  We are off to IWU to be with our granddaughter at Grandparents Day." - Jerelyn & David M. - Dola, Ohio


Poppy Room - "Thank you for the great place and the great nights sleep!  You have a beautiful home.  It was a quick stay, but a good one!" - Pete B. - Plymouth, Michigan


Hideaway Suite - "Velvet, you have created such a comfortable place for people to stay.  I love how you decorate and we really enjoyed the time we spent here.  Thank you!" - The  Houskamps - Michigan


Bluebird Suite - "We came from Baltimore, MD to race the local dirt tracks.  This is such a wonderful place to stay.  Beautiful home and so peaceful and quiet to relax away form everything else going on.  The breakfast was great and we especially loved the cookies on the table when we returned from the track late at night. -  Dan & Josh


Hideaway Suite - "We absolutely loved our stay!  Your home is so comfortable and welcoming!  The breakfast was delicious.  We hope to visit again in the future!  Thank you so much."  - The Huffers - Elizabethtown, Kentucky


Hideaway Suite - "We came this way for an awesome barn wedding and found this gem.  The house is gorgeous, the room is better than any hotel.  We felt right at home.  Will definitely recommend to friends and family.  Thanks sooooo much!!!" - Chris & Beth U. - Peoria, Illinois


Poppy Room - "Relaxing, Beautiful, and Comfortable.  Thank you for your hospitality.  Second year we have stayed here.  See you next year!  God Bless You!" - Mike K & William B - Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "We are so glad we found your peaceful and welcoming hideaway!  It was just what we needed.  The above-and-beyond hospitality was just the icing on the cake.  The lovely rooms, comfy beds, wonderful treats, and fabulous breakfasts were all top-notch.  We will highly recommend, and will return any time we are in the area.  Thank you again!" - The Berglan Family - Oklahoma


Bluebird Suite - "Dear Velvet & Neil,  Our stay was so wonderful!  Your house is so cute and  beautiful.  We wish we didn't have to leave!  The food was delicious!  Thank you Neil for the S'mores!  You two are the sweetest.  P.S. Velvet we are still dreaming of your heavenly brownies." - Darcy, Jill, & Amanda B. - Oklahoma


Hideaway Suite - "I really enjoyed the visit and will recommend your hospitality to all." - Larry D. - Honolulu, Hawaii


Hideaway Suite - "You have such a beautiful home and we truly loved out time here.  You immediately made us feel welcome and you've thought of everything that could make our trip perfect.  We all really enjoyed the breakfast and we know the kids will miss the oatmeal bake & the yummy treats.  Thank you for everything!" - Luke, Katie, Margo, & Blaise M. - Fishers, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Dear Velvet, What a blessing our stay has been.  Thank you for extending your welcome into your home.  You are doing a wonderful thing here!  We enjoyed your delicious breakfast and enjoyed the time we spent with you.  God Bless you." - Lowell & Glenna S. - Indiana


Poppy Room - "Thank you Neil & Velvet for a wonderful place to gather as a family for Angela & Gavin's wedding weekend.  Your hospitality is amazing and we feel blessed to call you new friends.  Keep on keepin' on, You are making a positive difference in our world." - Dr. Steve & Linda P. - Alden, Michigan


Bluebird Suite - "Dear Velvet,  Thanks so much for everything you did to make our stay so wonderful.  It was fun talking and laughing with you.  It felt like home.  Hope we can come again." - Larry & Darla - West Virginia


Poppy Room - "Neil & Velvet, Thank you for a wonderful stay!  We will surely be back.  Thanks for a delicious breakfast.  This is such a nice and quiet place.  God bless you for a most wonderful stay!" - Mike & Anne - Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "Velvet, Thank you so very much for your kindness and gracious hospitality!  We thoroughly enjoyed getting to know you.  God Bless" - Ann & Teresa - West Virginia


Bluebird Suite - "Great place to stay.  Really relaxing.  I will come again." - Brain D.

Hideaway Suite - "Velvet, Thank you for your hospitality and amazing breakfast!  We so enjoyed hanging out with family in your warm & cozy home.  Hope to visit again! - Bruce & Linda - Florida

Hideaway Suite - "Velvet,  This place is the Best!  Truly like a home away from home!  I want to come back!  Thank you for being a #1 hospitable hostess!  Love your kitchen bar and your breakfast.  You, as well as your home, are so welcoming, and just what I needed in my crazy, busy life!!  Thanks again." - Nanette & Doug - Darin & Chris

Poppy Room - "We loved Haisley's Hideaway.  It was a beautiful setting and the the host was so very hospitable.  The breakfasts were wonderful and so accommodating."  Pam & Lee - Pennsylvania


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you so... much Velvet!  It was so wonderful to stay in a home environment during our visit to Indiana.  Your B&B is so inviting and  comfortable.  It was a great experience.  We know where to stay when we come in to visit family!"  Blessings, Rich & Brenda C.  Tioga, North Dakota


Bluebird Suite - "Our stay here was short -  just overnight for a wedding, but we wished we could have stayed longer.  So beautiful & comfortable.  And Velvet is the best hostess ever!  Thank you so much!" Cindy & Grace S.


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for a wonderful stay!  We are thinking about making this a tradition for our anniversary.  The breakfast in bed was a treat as well!  10/10 - Would recommend to a friend!  We loved our stay!  Thanks so much!" Blessings, Austin & Emily B. - Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "Haisleys - Thank you so much for such a lovely homey stay!!  This was the perfect place to spend Mother's Day Weekend & a birthday!  The food was great, company was lovely, & we had a great time relaxing here.  Thanks so much for all you do!  Next time we visit IWU, we know where to stay!!" - Blessings, Annette, Kate, & Amanda S. - Wisconsin


Bluebird Suite - "What an amazing "hideaway" you have.  Beautiful, Peaceful, Restful.  This provided a great transition spot for us from Iowa to our new home in Upland.  Breakfast was delicious too.  And we are grateful for your recommendations for area businesses. (and the baked oatmeal recipe).  Thank you, Rick and Julie F.

Hideaway Suite - "Thank you so much.  I love this place.  I love your breakfast you made us.  It was so good.  I hope I will see you again."  Love, Emme and the Frantzes - Ohio

Bluebird Suite - "Mr & Mrs. Haisley, Thank you so much.  You are kind and make great cookies.  I want to come back again!!" - Isabelle F. - age 10 - Ohio


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for a wonderful visit. We loved the comfortable & quiet surroundings!  Thank you as well for the yummy treats for our daughter with food allergies!!" - Scott, Lisa, & Abbi H. - Hudsonville, Michigan


Hideaway Suite - "Loved looking outside to see the squirrels and birds!" - The Brooks family - Illinois

Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for your hospitality, the great accommodations, and breakfast." - Brad and Julie A. - Indiana

Poppy Room - "Neil & Velvet, We had a wonderful stay at your beautiful B&B.  Thank you for opening your home to us and treating us to your delicious meals, sweet personality, and perfect morning coffee." - God Bless!  Mike & Jenny

Hideaway Suite - "Haisley's - Thank you for another lovely stay!  Your hospitality is wonderful and the food is yummy!! :)  We hope to stay again and are thankful for such a great place to rest while visiting Clair at IWU!" - Darlene, Andy, Luke, & Zeb W. - Dunkirk, Ohio


Bluebird Suite - "Thanks so much for another Awesome Stay.  You're the Best!  We look forward to coming every time.  God Bless and see you in October." Love, Barry & Lori


Poppy Room - "Neil & Velvet, Once again, what a special time here at your wonderful home.  We appreciate you setting such a beautiful table of food and conversation for our family.  We will cherish our Sunday mornings - such great memories spent around the table rehashing and analyzing the musicals & the play -Metamorphosis- this time.  Thank you. Thank you."  Love, Jeff, Brenda, Joy, Jessica, & Anna Kaye - Tennessee


Bluebird Suite - "Cindy and I have been here 4 times.  We enjoy the stay here.  Thanks Velvet!"


Poppy Room - "Neil & Velvet, Thank you so much for making our 20th anniversary a memorable one.  Your home is beautiful and the fireplace is wonderful.  We loved sitting by it and watching the birds & squirrels busy looking for food in all your feeders.  It is a cold and snowy day which reminds our of the day we were married... one of the worst snow storms in a long time, but it is beautiful playing cards at your table and looking out at the woods.  Your food is to die for Velvet.  And your hospitality is over the top!!  We will be coming back one day.  Thank you."  Dick & Judy B. Warsaw, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Neil & Velvet, Thank you so much for your hospitality!  Warm, welcoming, and your cooking was delicious.  A home away form home for us.  A lovely place!  God's continued blessings upon you & your family." - Jim, Corey Ann, & Hunter J. - Frankfort, Kentucky


Hideaway Suite - "Our daughter-in-law made these reservations on line. I was skeptical!  What a surprise to walk into a beautiful, comfortable, and homey hideaway!  Thank you for everything.  Our breakfast was absolutely delicious!  My husband and I would have endured anything to see our youngest graduate with his MBA, but what a pleasure it was to meet you!  Thank you!"  - Pam and Jim J. - Frankfort, Kentucky

Poppy Room - "Our home away from home!  Thank you - "Setting the Table" for conversation, connection, comforts of home, & of course a great breakfast.  This place has been such a blessing for our family - to come from our scattered places to a home - with all of us under one roof again - every parent's longing - just to be together.  We stayed up  late Saturday night and enjoyed the fire Sunday morning...  Thanks for the memories.  This place will always hold a special spot in our hearts!" - Jeff & Brenda S. (for our whole crew) - Tennessee


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for such a warm welcome and comfortable place to stay.  We hope to be visiting Taylor often in the next 4 years and will return." - Doug & Lisa L. - Eaton Rapids, Michigan


Poppy Room - "Thank you for all the great insight into Fairmount & the James Dean Scene here in town.  God Bless & keep up the good work in all your endeavors.  #seeyouathemovies!" - Robert Daniel Martin, filmmaker


Hideaway Suite - "Haisley's Hideaway is so beautiful!  It was like we opened up a Hallmark card and walked right into warmth, comfort, and friendliness.  Thank you Velvet for the delicious breakfast meals and your hospitality.  May God bless your home and everything you put your hands on.  P.S. - Being our first B&B experience, you've set a very high bar!" -  Ramoth & Ursula - Tyler, Texas

Hideaway Suite - "Velvet - Loved your place and can't wait to revisit with my husband.  God bless all that you are doing!" - Charice E.

Poppy Room - "You have such a beautiful and welcoming home.  Sorry our stay was so short.  We will need to come again!  Thank you so much!" - Phil & Kirsten L. - Tennessee 

Bluebird Suite - "Thanks for everything! It is very nice & very relaxing.  We really enjoyed our stay!  Wishing you God's blessings as you continue your Bed & Breakfast!" - Floyd & Leatta Y.

Hideaway Suite - "You are truly gifted at what you do.  You have a natural affinity as a hostess, cook, restaurant manager, caterer, and person!  Thank you so much for enhancing our IWU visit!  You and your beautiful home are now apart of our memories!" - Lani, Autumn, Haven & Avery - Frankfort, Illinois


Poppy Room - "Thanks so much for a wonderful weekend at the James Dean Festival.  We loved our time here!" - Jessalyn & Randy - California


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil - Thank you again for your hospitality and kindness.  As always, everything was fabulous!  Looking forward to staying with you next September for the James Dean Festival weekend.  James Dean Lives on in Fairmount!" - Best Always, Lee R. - Baltimore, Maryland


Poppy Room - "I am so lucky I found the Hideaway!  Thank you for a wonderful stay.  My wife is already wanting to visit.  We hope to be back for the 66th annual Covered Bridge National Enduro.  You have a beautiful home.  Thank you." - Jeremy A. - Farmington, Missouri


Hideaway Suite - "Velvet - What a wonderful Bed & Breakfast experience.  You are a lovely gal and I enjoyed your hospitality, home, and breakfast.  Thank you for your kindness.  May God continue to bless the work of your hands." - Manda D. - Pierceton, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet, Awesome is all I can say!  Food was delish!  Place is incredible!  Bless you!" - Deb H. - Bucyrus, Ohio

Bluebird Suite - "Velvet, Thanks for the amazing stay!  What a beautiful B&B and kind ad gracious host!  We had a fabulous time.  God bless you!" - Tammy L. - Ohio


Poppy Room - "Had a wonderful "Girls Weekend" stay. Beautiful home, beautiful family history ." - Dwilene, Juanite, & Diana - Illinois


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet - Our stay in Fairmount would not have been the same without you.  This was by far the most beautiful day of my life and I'll always remember you, your amazing house and of course Fairmount.  All the best for you and your family.  I hope we meet again in the near future.  Kind regards from this James Dean fan and her sister from Argentina."  - Romina and Corina


Bluebird Suite - "Haisley Family - Thank you for a blessed stay during our weekend dropping our daughter off at IWU!  Your home is beautiful - inside and out!  Hope to come again." - Andy & Darlene W.  -  Forest, Ohio


Poppy Room - "We had a delightful stay while moving our daughter in to Taylor.  Delicious food, beautiful place, wonderful hospitality!  Thank you so much!" - John & Janey R. - St. Charles, Illinois


Bluebird Suite - "Neil & Velvet, Thank you for the amazing stay!  You truly know how to make someone feel at home.  Staying at your place is better than I could have ever imagined.  I came to drop off my son David at Taylor University and what I walked into here was a comforting, beautiful environment that has made the transition wonderful. Thank you!  Also, thank you to The Branch Cafe in Fairmount! Tomato soup and ham & swiss panini forever!" -  In Him, Larry C. - Colorado Springs, Colorado


Poppy Room - "Your place is absolutely beautiful!  Thank you so much for sharing.  You are wonderful people." -Tracy and Tashena - Winchester, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Thanks for everything!!  The place was wonderful and the breakfast was delicious!!  Velvet is the perfect host:  Friendly with a contagious laugh! - Grazie!" - Chiara & Labria - Italy


Hideaway Suite - "My son and I came from Columbus to visit Purdue and IWU.  Staying here gave us a great feel for the area.  Thank you for sharing your house with us." - Heather & Jason


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for opening your beautiful home to us.  We needed the peace and quiet.  It was perfect!  I have a feeling I'll be back. :)  " - April & Joelle 

Bluebird Suite - "OMG - What a beautiful B&B, but the proprietors, Neil and  Velvet, are God's gift to the weary.  Our visit for three days was to "fix" a family home that had been robbed and vandalized - a real downer!  Hence the above and beyond care and hospitality was a shot of kindness that proved to sustain us as we "tackled the enemy".  

Thank you for your wonderful service and home.  Maybe next time we visit, we can really enjoy your gifts." Melissa H. - Hamersville, Ohio and Nancy B. - Hamilton, Ohio

Hideaway Suite - "Thank you so much for everything.  You have been amazing.  It was nice talking to you and getting to know you.  Your food is amazing.  I hope one day to see you again." - Regina R. - Florida

Hideaway Suite - "This vacation was an absolute delight.  The hospitality that you have shown was very kind and will be remembered fondly.  Definitely will be coming back someday."  Jocelyn S. - Pensacola, Florida

Bluebird Suite - "I'm as happy as the songbirds outside when I get to Get Lost in this wonderful place, each and EVERY time.  And every visit makes me love this place and this family, even more."

With gratitude, The Get Lost Lady :)  -


Hideaway Suite, Bluebird Suite, Poppy  Room - "Thank you so very much for making our first daughter's wedding so special!  You were so wonderful to let the Bride and her Bridesmaids get ready here in such a relaxing, comfortable home.  Your breakfasts and treats were delicious.  We really enjoyed our stay at your very clean home!" - Rick, Sue, and Abby Lee, Kansas  

Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for sharing your beautiful place and the gift of hospitality. It was a short stay, but a real blessing.  Looking forward to coming back in October!" - Steve & Carla, St. Peters, Missouri


Poppy Room - "Thank you for your warm hospitality.  Wishing you and your family many blessings for years to come.  We will miss staying here.  God Bless" - Garcia Family, Delaware

Hideaway Suite - "Thank you Ms. Haisley.  We had an amazing stay.  Your hospitality was unmatchable.  You made us feel at home away from home.  Thank you so much!" - Mercudo Family, Delaware


Hideaway Suite, Bluebird Suite, Poppy  Room - "Another great stay with Velvet - the best hostess in the land!  Thank you Velvet for making us feel at home always.  You think of everything!  I pray you have lots of unexpected blessings this year." - Love, Tiff & Phil, Allysa, Priscilla, & Jerry, Texas

Poppy Room - "Your home and property is beautiful! Thanks for having us!  Flicka is a gorgeous dog!  Cooking is great too!" - Alyssa Z, Texas


Hideaway Suite - "My husband and I came to spend a few days with his brother and sister-in-law.  We had a great time playing Scrabble and Euchre.  Velvet made us feel welcome and prepared some fantastic breakfasts and snacks.  Thank you for an enjoyable visit with our family from Bloomington! Sincerely, Don & Linda, Russiaville, Indaiana


Bluebird Suite - "Thanks for everything!" - Chuck & Nita

Hideaway Suite - "What a wonderful B&B!  We had a lovely weekend and are so thankful for the opportunity your home gave us to be "at home" with our kids over Easter Weekend.  Everything was so lovely and every detail was thoughtfully considered.  Cannot wait to visit again!" - The Frantz Family, Ohio

Hideaway Suite - "Thank you Mrs. Haisley for everything.  I loved where I went to bed, because it was a nook. I really want to come back again!  I loved the cookies!" - Isabelle Frantz

Hideaway Suite - "Thank you Mrs. Haisley for having us here and for the good food.  The breakfast was delicious!" - Emma Frantz

Hideaway Suite - "Our stay was very relaxing and enjoyable!  The food was good and the space  downstairs is one of our favorite parts!  Thank you!  We will hopefully be back!" - Tom, Doris, Rachel & Kathy - Topeka, Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "I am happy we decided to stay here.  Breakfast was wonderful and our grandson, Drew is making memories with his Grandpa and Grandma H. - Myron & Terysa H. - Bonita Springs, Florida


Poppy Room - "Thank you for a wonderful experience.  You are more than hosts and welcomed us like family.  Every meal and minute we enjoyed here as if we were home.  We wish you much success with guests whose hearts are softened by your generous hospitality."  Scott, Lynn & Drew K. - Charlotte, North Carolina


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you for a very enjoyable, if short, stay.  Also, for your hospitality.  Maybe one day I'll come back and stay for longer." - Matt G. - Adelaide, South Australia

Hideaway Suite and Bluebird Suite - "We really love the value of staying here vs. the cost of a motel/hotel.  Excellent food & a comfortable home where we can relax." - Paul & Cindy C. - Aurora, Illinois


Hideaway Suite - "Such an amazing place and wonderful host.  Velvet was lovely and the breakfast provided was extremely tasty.  We are actually going to miss Haisley's Hideaway and it's a shame we have to leave so soon.  If we ever return to this area, we will definitely be staying here again." - Dale, Jeanette, & Lauryn - London, UK


Poppy Room - "It was a lovely place, very hospitable.  Thank you for everything." - The Boswells - Wisconsin


Hideaway Suite - "Yet another wonderful stay!  Thanks so much for your hospitality Velvet!  This really is the only place we will stay when we are in the area!  Thanks again." - The Payne's - Brownstown, Michigan


Bluebird Suite - "This was our first visit.  Wow!  We loved it!  A beautiful place & awesome hospitality!  We will recommend this to our friends and plan to come back!  May God bless you." - Ken & Wanda C. - Wakarusa, Indiana


Bluebird Suite and Poppy Room - "Velvet & Neil, we have enjoyed being in your delightful home.  We felt your warmth as soon as we arrived.  How nice it was each evening to come back to the glowing fireplace.  You made a very hard time for us easier as it felt like we were coming "home" each evening.  Thank you for your wonderful hospitality.  May God richly bless you." - Bill & Dorthy B. - Arizona

Poppy Room - "We really enjoyed our stay.  The only disappointment is we couldn't stay longer!!  It was like home away from home, only much more relaxing.  Thank you so much for your hospitality and the amazing breakfast.  This was such a blessing on this chilly fall evening." - Thank you! - Tom, Daven & Emma F.  - Indiana


Hideaway Suite, Bluebird Suite, and Poppy Room - "Velvet is amazing!  What a hostess!  She thinks of everything from the toiletries you might need to the massive - great breakfast!  Thank you so much for having us on  daughter's IWU Senior Volleyball Night.  God bless you!" - Phil & Tiffany R. - Texas


Bluebird Suite - "We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at your Haisley's Hideaway Bed & Breakfast.  Your hospitality is tremendous.  EVERYTHING is beautiful.  Thank you ever so much.  We were glad that Hannah suggested that we stay here." - Mike and Cathy B.

Poppy Room - "Restful break, comfy beds, and great food!  It was such a nice respite from our busy week!  Thank you." - Tim & Christine H.


Hideaway Suite - "We came down for the IWU White Coat Ceremony for our daughter.  Our "normal" stay at the Comfort Inn was full. - So glad they were because we found this beautiful B&B!!!   Glad Andrea was able to spend the night with us :)  Comfy beds!!!!  Great breakfast!!!  Glad we found this Hideaway" - Garry & Carla G. - Hamilton, Michigan - Proud parents of our IWU Nursing daughter


Poppy Room - "This place never disappoints!  I think this is our 4th or 5th time to stay and we already have a few more on the calendar.  You treat us like family and go out of you way  to be thoughtful and caring to us and our Taylor girls.  You are such a blessing to our family!" - Jeff & Brenda S. - Tennessee


Bluebird Suite - "What a beautiful B&B! Beds are comfy, house is gorgeous, land is incredible, breakfast is phenomenal, & Velvet is the hostess with the mostest! :)  We are here for parent's weekend at Taylor and have had the most comfortable stay.  We appreciate your hospitality!  We are already thinking that we'll be here again next year for parent's weekend! - Kaity too! :)  Our daughter stayed the first night and loved it!  Thank You!" - Dennis & Tammy T. - Fishers, Indiana


Poppy Room - "I hate leaving this special place, but saying goodbye just turns the dial to looking forward to the next time.  Especially enjoyed the other guests (including Mitchell), the forest fungi, and the baked oatmeal.  Each visit has been such a treat.  What you and Neil provide via this respite, people drive hours for.  Luckily for me, I can reach you in less than an hour.  Love you two." - Sara Risley - Indianapolis -


Bluebird Suite - "Velvet & Neil - Another amazing stay - my 3rd at Haisley's Hideaway for the 2017 James Dean Annual Festival.  This is the best B&B in the Fairmount area as always.  Looking forward to many, many, more returns!"

Best Always, Lee Raskin - author of "James Dean at Speed" and  "James Dean: On the Road to Salinas" - Vroom, Vroom!

Poppy Room - "Thank you for opening your home and being such a great hostess.  This was our 1st B&B and it was a great experience." - Kenn, Barb, Justin, & Mitchell M.


Poppy Room - "I loved staying at your B&B!  Your home is absolutely beautiful!  Thanks so much!" - Carrie E.

Bluebird Suite - "Thank you for an amazing visit. We enjoyed our stay and can't wait to visit again someday!"  Kyle, Tiffany, & baby Ryan - Middletown, Ohio

Hideaway Suite - "This was a wonderful place to stay.  Wish we could stay longer.  Thank you for the wonderful hospitality." - Brian and Lisa G. - West Lafayette, Indiana

Bluebird Suite - "Thanks so much for turning your home into ours for a few days.  We appreciate the hospitality & privacy.  We'll be back in January!"  - Paul & Cindy C. - Aurora, Illinois


Poppy Room - "This was our 1st B&B experience, so we didn't know what to expect... it was lovely!  We enjoyed it very much and we are definitely planning on coming back.  Everything was top of the line, from the comfy bed to the delicious breakfasts & treats.  Thank you so much for opening your beautiful home to strangers - you make them feel like family!  It's a great ministry." - David and Rachel P. - Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "Who knew a hideaway like this was in little old Fairmount?!  So glad my wife found it.  We loved the suite and that bed.  If we had room in the truck, we schemed on how to steal it! :)  Thank you for the hospitality and a great getaway for my wife &  I !"  - Andy & Sarah J. - Fort Wayne, Indiana

Hideaway Suite - "Grateful for a haven. Dropping off daughter at IWU.  Definitely will return." - Celia and Jim K - Rochester, Michigan


Hideaway Suite - "Just when I thought I couldn't love this place and these people anymore, I was offered the opportunity to Get Lost in the Hideaway Suite.  Not sure, because I am surprised every time I visit, but I think I've experienced the absolute best Staycation possible.  And this morning?  Quiche for breakfast with a side of baked oatmeal and crispy bacon.  With a quick afternoon nap and a walk through the forest, I'm ready to start my weekend."  Thank you Neil & Velvet :)

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Hideaway Suite - "Such a WONDERFUL time away to celebrate my husband's college graduation.  This has been a time for us to reconnect & enjoy this beautiful, peaceful, atmosphere.  True Tranquility!  Thank you! Till next time. - The Rottiers -Hebron, Indiana


Bluebird Suite and Poppy Room - "Thank you Neil & Velvet.  He has gone before us a lot in this move. I need to write a record of all the ways so that myself & our family remember.  Your B&B is perfect. Clean, quiet, hospitable and beautiful inside and out.  The care and food each day was over the top. A+ service.  We will bring our guests here for repeat business for sure.  Who knows, I might return for a little quiet retreat myself one day :)  Lastly, thank you for all the tips, advice, and help connecting us in order for us to have a successful relocation here to Indiana.  Hopefully we left a sweet impression as well.  You have blessed us above and beyond the typical B&B experience. I count you as one of the many blessings God has lead us to along the way.  Sincerely, Tammy, Matt, Beth, Olivia, & Isabelle

Poppy Room - "Thank you for allowing the sounds of nature to soak into my soul.  You've showcased God's handiwork in a most beautiful design.  Being able to play with Flicka, your German Shepherd dog was a sweet highlight of my stay. I'll be back with other family members in tow."- Claudia A. - Warsaw, Indiana

Poppy Room - "Thank you so much. I had a great stay. God Bless." - Robin L. - Warsaw, Indiana


Hideaway Suite - "Our stay here was more than we could ask for.  Wonderful accommodations, amazing food, and a restful retreat from our busy lives!  We will most definitely return!  This trip was exactly what we needed and we can't thank you enough!"  - The Sayres - Indiana

Bluebird Suite - "This was my third stay in this very special place.  If you ask me to rank them, I could not. Each one has been a true delight, a piece of needed rest and each has also created memories to be shared... How does a place make you feel more a part of the family? Thank you Neil & Velvet." - Sara Risley, Get Lost Indiana / Travel IN Magazine

Bluebird Suite - "This is my second visit to Velvet's Haisley's Hideaway for James Dean related activities in Fairmount.  The "Hideaway" is undoubtedly the Best B&B in the Fairmount area to stay.  Breakfast is fantastic as is the entire experience for a first class sleep!  I look forward to many more visits in the future!" - Lee Raskin, Baltimore, Maryland - James Dean historian and author


Poppy Room - "Peace like a river... Be still and know that I am God - a beautiful setting for a bed & breakfast.  I'm sure I'll return too." - Donna C. - Indiana

Bluebird Suite - "Connor & I loved staying with you for his girlfriends graduation from Taylor.  So glad we found you and will be excited to pass on to others our delight at discovering Haisley's Hideaway.  This was a haven in the midst of the chaos of graduation!  Amazing spot and breakfast...  Blessings..."  Kim O. - Minnesota


Poppy Room - "Thank you so much for letting us stay at such a beautiful home - Bed & Breakfast and for the good food.  We were so thankful to be able to stay here.  God bless you and have a great day.  We enjoyed seeing our granddaughter in the Taylor play." - Elaine P. - Minnesota

Bluebird Suite - "Another beautiful weekend watching my daughter in the Taylor University play with family from Minnesota... This is our 2nd stay at the B&B.  This is such a peaceful place - the birds were singing so loudly - filling the backyard as we sat in the sunshine. The food was great and conversation around the large table with family was the highlight for me.  Can't thank you enough for being a part, setting the stage for wonderful family memories."- Jeff and Brenda S. - Tennessee


Hideaway Suite - "Thank you again for another wonderful stay!  We love your warmth, hospitality, and your warm and welcoming home.  Thank you and God bless you!" - The Kondrat Family - Indiana


Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for such a wonderful weekend.  Your home is very special with such a sweet spirit throughout.  This weekend would not have been the same had we not stayed in your home.  You are truly gifted with hospitality and God is happy with the way you share your gift.  God bless all of you. Best wishes to Shelby on her MSW.  If you are ever in Charleston, you have a place to stay." - Chad & Janet W. - South Carolina


Poppy Room - "Graduation weekend was made even more special by staying in your awesome home.  Thank you for the extra personal touches.  We loved it here!" Earl & Kathy K. - Ohio


Hideaway Suite - "We had a great stay here for my husband's graduation!  It is a lovely place and very well maintained!  Breakfast was superb!" - The Kreimers - Ohio

Bluebird Suite - "What a lovely, restful place!  In the midst of a difficult situation this was a perfect place to reflect, pray, and give it up. Romans 8:28 - Thanks" - Linda L. - Indiana

Hideaway Suite - "We had a wonderful stay.  The breakfasts were delicious, the accommodations cozy & comfortable, and the hospitality amazing. Thanks so much!" - Debbie, Kaitlyn & Kendra S. - Colorado



Bluebird Suite - "Thank you so much for your hospitality.  It felt like staying with family. LOVED IT!!!  God bless you." - Herbie M. - Indiana

Poppy Room - "You've opened your home to some weary travelers. TRB has been on the receiving end of your ministry. Thank you for being faithful servants of our God.  Your home is a reflection of Jesus inside of you.  Thank you for sharing.  II Corinthians 4:5."  Steve R. - Indiana


Poppy Room - "Thank you for your hospitality.  We had a wonderful getaway!  Thank you Velvet & Neil"

Barb H. - Indiana

Hideaway Suite - "Enjoyed our stay.  Great accommodations and we relaxed with a Fall walk through the woods.  Appreciation for your hospitality!" -  Greg and Stacie S. - Ohio

Poppy Room - "What a beautiful spot - Very relaxing and a friendly, family feel.  May you enjoy all of God's blessings

each day​." - Dr. and Mrs. Tom L. - Ohio

Poppy Room - "Thank you Velvet and Neil for the best BnB experience thus far. Your place offers a most relaxing and welcoming atmosphere and a daily sumptuous breakfast feast while looking out over the gorgeous landscape starts the day just right. Wishing you all the success you deserve."

Steve and Patty - Maryland

Bluebird Suite - "I had the privilege of staying at this fantastic B&B during the James Dean Festival in September...and have already re-booked my next year's visit. A fantastic experience!"

Lee Raskin, Baltimore, Maryland - James Dean historian and author

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