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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We have been comeing here once or twice a year for a long time. Last year the new ownership improved the rooms and raised the prices. It seemed worth the upcharge. Called for a reservation two weeks early. They only night available was Saturday as it is high season. Ok we stayed 2 hours away the first night as there... More 

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Debbie K, General Manager at The Water Street Inn, responded to this review

As the General Manager I am very sorry for the misunderstanding regarding this reservation. When the front desk representative called me that late Saturday afternoon I came in immediately to try and find the error that we may have made. When I arrived the front desk representative was looking up numbers for area hotels to call. I then asked her... More 

Western Springs, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We have always preferred the town of Ephraim over any other town on the peninsula because of the wonderful water views and the fact that it is rather peaceful in relation to some of the others. The Water Street Inn has the best view of Eagle Harbor of any place in Ephraim. This was our first stay there and it... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Recently I stayed at the Water Street Inn. It has been remodeled and is a very nice facility. They have one of the finest views of the water anywhere in Door County. The large porch is a real plus. The rooms are very nice and the beds were extremely comfortable. I am disappointed that they do not have a microwave... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Our room was lovely, faced the Bay and was extremely clean! Wonderful chocolates left on our beds every day. We highly recommended this Inn and the prices are very reasonable! This Inn is destined to become a "Book a year in advance Inn."

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Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We booked late (only 3 weeks before our trip) and was told on the phone that it was not a problem to get a room. We even received a second floor room that has a gorgeous view of the bay. We highly recommend the Water Street Inn for its very friendly staff, wonderful location, cleanliness, and heated pool. Plus it... More 

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West Allis, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Excellent service and a beautiful place to stay . My husband and I stayed last September and the staff and room we're great. I would definitely recommend it to everyone . We will be going back this coming September for our Anniversay if they have a room for us.☺

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1 Thank mvogt04
Debbie K, Manager at The Water Street Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the recommendation and wonderful review. We're happy that you enjoyed your accommodations! Our staff thanks you and we look forward to your (hopeful) memorable return this September! More 

Lindenhurst, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Visited during the Lighthouse Weekend with my friend. Stayed for 3 nights and loved it. All of the rooms have a lake view and the sunsets were gorgeous. An absolute pleasure to sit outside on the balcony area. Rooms were immaculate, beds were wonderfully comfortable. Keurig coffee maker with assortment of coffees provided in room. Refrigerator had bottled water inside... More 

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Debbie K, Manager at The Water Street Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We are happy that you were able to relax and take in the beautiful sunsets. We're glad you had fun and took advantage of all the amenities that The Water Street Inn has to offer. Thanks again! We hope to see you again in the future! More 

Menomonie, WI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We've been going to Door County with a group of good friends for many years, always staying at what now is the Water Street Inn. The renovations are fantastic, and we all were so pleased with the room updates, the fire in the evening, and the lovely pool area. Thank you, Water Street Inn, for helping us to make more... More 

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Debbie K, Manager at The Water Street Inn, responded to this review

We're happy that you continue to visit Door County and choose to stay with us at The Water Street Inn. Thank you so much and we look forward to you visiting again! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

My only complaint is that there is no microwave in the room. But the lovely receptionist warmed my heat pack in the office for me. Great location, pretty view, fun things to do right on the property. Such as the pool, fireplace, and corn-hole toss.

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2 Thank Kaley O
Debbie K, Manager at The Water Street Inn, responded to this review

Thank you! We're happy that we could accommodate your requests and that you enjoyed staying with us at The Water Street Inn. We hope that you choose to come back and visit again! More 

Manhattan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Great location for beautiful sunsets. Everyone was very nice and visibly enjoyed their jobs. Great linens with pillows and beds being very comfortable. Great value. Rooms are spacious. Love the AC over the vanity for getting ready to go out.

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Debbie K, Manager at The Water Street Inn, responded to this review

Thank you! We're happy that you had an enjoyable experience at The Water Street Inn. Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We hope to see you again! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1896 The Water Street Inn is a newly restored historical landmark in the village of Ephraim Wisconsin. The Inn offers 26 beautifully renovated rooms all with spectacular water views. Rooms include all new furnishings, walk in tiled showers and flat screen TVs. Our professionally maintained lawn, with heated pool, stone patio and fire pit, is the perfect place to enjoy the beauty of the water and bluffs of Door County. 24 hour assistance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Water Street Inn

Address: 9944 Water Street, Ephraim, WI 54211
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Door County > Ephraim
Number of rooms: 26
Also Known As:
Evergreen Beach Waterfront Hotel Ephraim
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“Second floor main building - best view”
 of 5 bubbles 339ScottN, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in main building offer direct view of grounds and water across the street, other building faces parking lot.”
  • Large area with sink.
  • King room with very large dressing area with sink, separate toilet and shower area.
 of 5 bubbles TravelorOne, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for full lake view”
 of 5 bubbles KittyBV, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the main lodge have a better view of sunsets, but all guests can view them from the common lawn area.”
 of 5 bubbles Cetus12, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Best water views in town!”
 of 5 bubbles Y4487GYsteveb, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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