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Lake Ripley Lodge Bed & Breakfast

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Three of us college roommates came here for a weekend. The lodge is adorable and our 2 rooms upstairs with shared bath were so cozy and comfy. Nice beds with soft fresh smelling pillows. Cute decor but not overly kitschy. Beautiful lake view from the front room. It was the end of September but we enjoyed a great swim and...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This trip was a Christmas gift to my man, who loves (among other things) lakes and history. I found the Lake Ripley Lodge through a Google search...was looking for someplace quaint that was not a great distance from the Chicagoland area. What a absolutely charming lodge and lovely innkeepers! I reserved the Lakeside Lodge Room, which was perfect. The view...

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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We arrived on Friday night and were right away to Janice the Inn Keeper and her son Justin. Immediately we were made at home and they were very accommodating with my handicap as i had recent surgery. The home and room were very warm, relaxing and cozy. They had a bottle of wine ready for us the 1st night; a...

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Palatine, Illinois
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Very nice B & B....My husband and I stayed for an anniversary weekend and were glad we did. We had a comfortable bed, spacious room, and a jacuzzi tub. The hosts were helpful and the breakfast was delicious. The falls colors on the property and lake highlighted the weekend. The price is reasonable. This ranks as one of the better...

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pokhara
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

great time having here with Jim ,really kind man , went to Ride with him and lend us bicycles got many tips to hang around . quite and beautiful place .really nice view of lake just in front of our room. Perfect place .nice garden now going for bicycling around the Lake ,tells you more.....

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Wisconsin
Reviewed 18 October 2014

I was arranging a weekend with the girls. Since there was 3 of us, we wanted one room that we could split. The owner was VERY gracious about re-arranging her reservations to accommodate us,as there was a wedding party also staying and they were full, which was appreciated. When we arrived, we had a warm welcome and our room was...

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Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 30 August 2014

My family stayed here often in the 1950s and 1960s, when it was called Maple Villa. My wife and I returned recently for an overnight visit and found it was as good as ever. Jan and Jim are keeping alive the traditions of hospitality and lakeside relaxation. Our room was comfortable, the breakfast was delicious and the lake was as...

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Normal, Illinois
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Our family reunion at Lake Ripley Lodge B & B was perfect in every way, including beautiful Wisconsin weather. The Lodge was welcoming, lovely, and very clean and comfortable, with a fascinating history that added to its charm. The Grand Porch -- one of several areas to socialize -- was an amazing gathering place for all 17 of us where...

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Reviewed 17 June 2014

This was my first experience in a B & B and I was a bit hesitant, but once we checked in all my hesitations were put to rest. Lake Ripley Lodge was perfect as are the owners, Janice and Jim. The house is charming, historical, extremely clean and very inviting. Breakfast was delightful. Many homemade goodies. The screened-in wrap around...

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Shorewood, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 May 2014

We had our family reunion at Lake Ripley Lodge and it worked extremely well for us. The cozy common room and spacious porch gave us plenty of places to spread out and socialize while the guest rooms were charming and comfortable. Janice and Jim, the owners, were very friendly and accommodating and put out a tasty breakfast each morning including...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 1 mile from quaint downtown Cambridge and 20 minutes from Madison, one hour from Milwaukee and 2 hours from Chicago. You can feel the breezes of beautiful Lake Ripley and watch the spectacular sunset from the Grand porch swing. In brisk weather warm yourself by the grand room fire at this historic shoreline lodge. Lake Front rooms have private baths, whirlpool, Luxury king, queen or twin beds, WI-FI and Air Conditioning. Retreat to the quiet Grand porch swing or private dock with our kayaks and canoe. The innkeepers serve breakfast on the lakeside porch or fireside. Hike or rent bikes nearby on our trails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake Ripley Lodge Bed & Breakfast

Address: N4376 Friedel Ave, Cambridge, WI 53523-9719
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Cambridge
Price Range: €87 - €152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“We stayed in the Lakeside Lodge Room, which is a first floor corner room with a beautiful view of Lake Ripley through the pines. Gorgeous.”
KellyJaneE, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“King suite off the porch. Nice to leave the doors open and listen to the sounds of the lake.”
63suef, 17 Jun 2014 | Read review
“The Lake Ripley Room is the largest, has a whirlpool tub, and is more isolated from the other rooms.”
238greggw, 20 May 2014 | Read review
“Loved the Garden Room,it has a lovely view and a great bed, as well as an adjoining room , if needed.”
16sandys, 19 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Rooms downstairs each have their own bathroom, although a little smaller than the rooms upstairs.”
linnette1953, 18 Jul 2013 | Read review
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