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Old Rittenhouse Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Decorah, Iowa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed a weekend in April on the spur of the moment. We were very impressed by the luxurious suite and full breakfast. We also were able to enjoy a romantic dinner at the Landmark Restaurant while our kids stayed in the room and watched movies. We will come back for sure!

Thank mychefmattias
Canton, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing B and B! It is truly one of the best at which we've stayed! The entire property has been lovingly restored and is extremely well maintained. Great attention to detail..the rooms are very comfortable and have wonderful amenities! The dining room is terrific with an amazing breakfast. It's great location make the quaint downtown and ferry service...

Thank rolfsletten
Duluth, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took advantage of a winter special and stayed in the Moroccan Suite, which did not disappoint! All the staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. Julie & Wendy were great at breakfast and Erin was fabulous helping us check in and giving ideas for off peak season things to do in the area. We played games they...

Thank Andrea P
Woodbury, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have now stayed at the Rittenhouse 3 times-- First time in the Cottage and then in the Suite room and then in the Chateaux rooms and was absolutely amazing service and experience all 3 times.... We have even had Wendy give us some ideas of possibly doing our wedding up there as well.... would recommend this place to anyone...

Thank 164ellis
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We loved staying at the Old Rittenhouse Inn. Stayed in room XI. It was so nice. We went during the slow time of the year, so not all the shops were open, but it also meant less people and more quiet. The staff was wonderful and the food was AMAZING!! We are putting this on our list of favorites!

Thank dheinz2017
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I took my girlfriend to stay at the Rittenhouse for our first B&B experience. The houses (Old Rittenhouse and Le Chateau) were stunning. Incredible, authentic, back-in-time atmosphere and architecture. We loved the in-room bathroom facilities, natural fireplace, and hot tub. We also really liked that there were no modern distractions such as a TV and telephone! Unbelievably, gracious and charming...

1Thank Jason J
Reviewed 4 March 2017

My husband and I traveled from Madison to stay at the Old Rittenhouse Inn for a weekend in February and we had a wonderful time. We loved our room, the amazing breakfasts, the incredible customer service, and the activities in the area (cross country and down hill skiing, hiking to see the ice caves from above, etc.). We would highly...

1Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We love the Rittenhouse. Bayfield and the Rittenhouse we're our first trip in the northern Midwest after moving to Chicago. We came back a few weeks ago to celebrate our 1-year anniversary. Rooms: Lovely, stately, old-fashioned charm. Comfy bed, beautiful views, warm fireplace, antique furniture...if you need to get away from stress and the insanity of over-connectivity, this is the...

Thank Dan M
Mishicot, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My husband and I booked our stay at the Rittenhouse for our 25th wedding anniversary and booked it with the dog sledding adventure. It was a wonderful stay, everything perfect. I will say that this was our first stay at a Bed and Breakfast and it's really not our type of travel. I'm glad we tried it and we can...

Thank Chris O
Lodi, United States
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I have visited and dined here many times over the last twenty years and always find something that makes my visit special. The service is outstanding and everyone is always smiling, even the new employees.

Thank Mark V

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old Rittenhouse Inn is Bayfield, Wisconsin's first Country Inn Bed & Breakfast and gourmet restaurant offering 20 guest rooms in 2 Victorian homes and a private cottage. Accommodations include wood-burning fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, and spectacular views of Lake Superior. A full service restaurant offers breakfast, brunch, and dinner, and showcases regional cuisine in season. The Inn is located blocks from Lake Superior and the Apostle Islands. This year-round getaway offers seasonal rates and special events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Rittenhouse Inn

Address: 301 Rittenhouse Ave., Bayfield, WI 54814
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Bayfield
Price Range: €205 - €386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Old Rittenhouse Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Pick a room with a view of Lake Superior”
rolfsletten, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“not a bad room of any of the selections-- just all depends what you like”
164ellis, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It's luxury, but not at Ritz-Carlton prices...not cheap, but not crazy expensive. Tip: Bring a good board game.”
E7701QUdanm, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“defiantly want water view room”
amfisher, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“This room has lots of a space and window nook with lots of cozy pillows and small view of Lake Superior”
soniafA3751RE, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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