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at the Waters Edge

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   N7136, State Road 42, Algoma, WI 54201
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Ranked #1 of 5 Algoma B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
dave_2756 Olathe, Kansas
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Olathe, Kansas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a wonderful experience 'at the Water's Edge' in Algoma. Kari was a great host, and our room had a great view of the lake -- we really enjoyed sitting in the evenings with the door open and listening to the surf on the lake. (Not in Kansas anymore!) Breakfasts were good, and visiting while Kari fed the chipmunks... More

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Caledonia, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed in Door County in the past but we wanted to try something in the same general area that was not as congested and a little less "touristy". We have also visited Algoma in the past and enjoyed this quiet picturesque lake side town. We decided to give a B&B near Algoma a try for a little "mini"... More

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

Thanks guys - I always appreciate a great review. And what did I tell you about 'Moe's Corner'? It really has the best chicken and best atmosphere around. I sure am hoping to see you again. It's not too often Santa comes to stay with me... (teehee, love ya' Mark) You take care and until next time........ More

Oak Forest, Illinois
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place but not what we had hoped for. Original looking for a romantic place but this wasn't it. This place was great, located on the water but the rooms were theme rooms, Harley room, music room, carribean room, etc.the owners Kari and Dave were very nice and helpful.

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

Awww, come on, now, romance is what you make of it. I'm glad I got to know you guys and maybe I will see you again. Take care and best wishes. More

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an absolutely wonderful time "at the Water's Edge." As a quick getaway it was a great place for my boyfriend and I. We stayed in the Tropical Room, which was so cute and nice. It was on the 2nd floor with it's own private balcony that overlooked the gorgeous lake. Kari and Dave had family in town the... More

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

Thank you Britnee. I do try to make all my guests feel like part of the family...I'm glad you really felt that way! I agree that there's isn't much to do in Algoma, but that's part of the charm. It's a much more peaceful, quiet place (unlike the hustle-and-bustle of Door). And it is much cooler here as well, needing... More

Joliet, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the Waters Edge. The view from the deck and even our room was amazing. The sounds of the waves at night lulled me to sleep. Kari made a great breakfast and made everyone feel welcome, she even made me a gluten free dish. The next time we are in the area we will be sure... More

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Kari A, Manager at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

Thank you - The sound of waves are pretty fantastic and all the fresh air makes for great sleeping! Glad you enjoyed it here. Take care and thanks again! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Door County search took us to the B&B called, At the Waters Edge in Algoma and we couldn't have been happier. We found this B&B and quaint yet fresh town to be a great value and lots of fun!! The B&B had a wonderful view of Lake Michigan with our own private entrance, porch and bath. Kari and Dave... More

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

A hidden gem.... How nice! I'm soooo glad you guys enjoyed yourselves here. And the fireworks were pretty spectacular this year. Thank you for your kind words and I'm hoping we will see you next year for fireworks...? Take care and thanks again. More

Millersburg, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 2 days last week relaxing at this wonderful Bed & Breakfast. We stayed in the Nautical Suite and enjoyed cocktails on the deck overlooking Lake Michigan. Kari is a very welcoming host and makes sure you have everything you could possibly need in your room. Her breakfast creations are yummy; our favorite being the Mexican quiche. If you... More

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

Thanks to you guys as well. Always a pleasure having 'nice' people stay. Quite afew people do tell me that they like the Mexican Quiche the best... guess I'm doing something right. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Take care. More

Muskego, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Mom and I stayed for two nights with a Living Social coupon this week, and we couldn't have enjoyed it more! Kari was very welcoming and helpful with tips for places to see and eat. The breakfasts were excellant (I can't believe ANYONE could complain there wasn't enough to eat for breakfast. The portions could feed two people!) Kari... More

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

Thank you so much, Colleen. You and 'Mom' were fun to have around. I would love to see you guys again. Thanks about liking the 'portion-size'... It is abit crazy, I thought they were big enough, too. Well, take care and see you again. More

Minneapolis, MN
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My husband and I stayed at At the Waters Edge early last week and had the best time, the room is great, the bed was incredibly comfortable, hearing the waves and the birds was soothing. Kari was the best hostess, we enjoyed visiting with her in the morning while she feed her "critters", it was like sitting in a Disney... More

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

The 'Greatest B&B Hostess'? That's the best compliment EVER!!! Thanks so much. How funny about the Disney cartoon....right? ' Snow White of Door County?' (When they help me make the beds and clean the rooms.....maybe) LOL. I'll tell Harley you say 'hello'. Can't wait to see you guys again and thanks to you for the great review. Take care... More

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Let me start off by saying we are not B&B people but were coaxed by a Living Social offer and thought, why not. From the moment we arrived we felt very welcomed as we were greeted by the wife (Kari) of the husband/wife duo who owns this B&B. We received a quick orientation of the facilities and were taken to... More

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Kari A, Owner at at the Waters Edge, responded to this review

Awwww - you guys are so sweet. I really enjoyed our conversations. I could talk to you guys all day... You didn't show me the picture of my baby groundhogs....cool! I will give the 'shout-out' to my friends at 'Red's' and 'Skaliwags' - I saw Adam the other day and talked about you guys, he said you were fun and... More

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Address: N7136, State Road 42, Algoma, WI 54201
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Algoma
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — at the Waters Edge 3*
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