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Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B

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7843 County Rd P, Browntown, WI 53522
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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This is an inspiring family. They live as they believe. ach of them, Lisa, John, and son Liam are multi-talented and quite exceptional. The farm is set in a beautiful, bucolic area of the state. It was a wonderful experience.

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Tucson AZ
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Lisa and John have created a very special place in beautiful, historical Green County. Inn Serendipity combines the charm of a real farm house with the warm hospitality of a true B&B. As a guest, I felt like I was welcomed into their home while also having all the privacy and quiet time alone that I wished for. The hosts... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

From the moment we arrived, Lisa, John, and son Liam made us feel right at home with a tour of this bucolic farm/B&B. Top-shelf personal attention to our needs and questions put us at ease. They were very knowledgeable about the area incl. highlights of the Stagecoach Trail, nearby Galena, Monroe eateries, Green County, etc. John and Lisa truly walk-their-talk... More 

1 Thank Byron W
Racine, Wisconsin
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We had discovered Inn Serendipity in the National green Pages quite some time ago, and we finally had the opportunity to visit for two nights earlier this month. Our two nights were at the end of a short road trip "off the beaten path." Inn Serendipity was exactly that. The farm house was a gem -- and the surrounding farm... More 

1 Thank Jeff S
Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

We really enjoyed our overnight stay at Inn Serendipity. The hosts were absolutely fantastic: personable, full of knowledge, warm, and friendly. We had an easygoing tour of their farm, good discussions, and were even invited to a local potluck supper- it was a lovely evening. The morning was quite relaxing, and complete with an amazing breakfast full of local fare.... More 

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Hutchinson, MN
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We enjoyed two nights at Inn Serendipity. The breakfasts were delicious, and John and Lisa were very accommodating to my dairy-free diet. It was a pleasure to see their large kitchen garden, renovated straw-bale green house and even enjoy a few wood fired pizzas in the evening. I would recommend a visit, especially if you live in the city, this... More 

Thank Unirene
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Lisa, John and Liam were wonderful. I read their book ECOpreneuring: Putting Purpose and the Planet before Profits and have been wanting to make a few changes to my career. Not only did they share their own insights regarding their own journey, but gave me some names to network/contact to gain more insight for my specific career change. The food... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

This is a wonderful haven in the middle of Cheese Country. I had a fantastic time--my life was changed, I recharged, and I learned a ton. I will never look at the world the same way again. The enterprise that Lisa and John have created is phenomenal and full of heart. I needed a break from consumerism and to reconnect... More 

1 Thank Randy K
Santa Monica
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34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

I can’t imagine a better place for city folk to start learning about living off the land. Inn Serendipity is a five-acre B&B on a homestead that includes an organic garden and a straw bale greenhouse. The unique and most valuable part of the stay is hanging with proprietors John Ivanko and Lisa Kivirist, who happily share their insights on... More 

2 Thank Veganvessel
Djibouti, Djibouti
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2010

Once again you took very good care of us and provided a comfortable night in the Music Room. It is so nice to stay in a place that is free of the chemicals of the mainstream world. We don't eat processed food, we pursue a sustainable life, and we truly appreciate what you have done at Inn Serendipity. There was... More 

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