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French Country Inn

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   W4190 West End Road, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
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Ranked #5 of 15 Lake Geneva B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014
Tom P Western Springs, Illinois
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Made a reservation for March 6, 2014 in Feb. They took CC info and sent confirmation. Three days later "Debbie" from the front desk called to say they were a historic building and it's been a cold winter, so they were canceling our reservation for renovations. I asked for the name of the owner, but Debbie declined. An innkeeper that... More

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lodginggal, General Manager at French Country Inn, responded to this review

We are sincerely sorry that we had to cancel your stay with us. We never charged your credit, I can assure you. It was unfortunate that we had recently found out about us closing for renovations. It came as a shock to the staff as well as myself. Please understand that this temporary closing will affect all of the staff... More

Western Springs, Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

After reading several other reviews we decided to give the French Country Inn a try for a New Years Eve getaway with friends. It is located on Lake Como and each room has a very scenic view of the lake. The rooms are a little small, but comfortable; they even have a mini-fridge and a coffee pot. The days we... More

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Loves Park
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

My husband and I traveled to Lake Geneva to celebrate his birthday. We chose The French Country Inn because it sounded secluded and elegant, and it was. The historic inn has sections dating from the late 1800's, including beautiful woodwork from the Danish Pavilion at the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago. We stayed in the oldest section; our room had... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

We booked a room here last minute to get out of Chicago for the night and relaxed When we arrived we came out of the cold weather into the beautiful lobby, which had a large fire roaring, fresh coffee, and very polite people working at the desk. Our room was simple, but clean and cozy. We had a gas fireplace... More

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Rolling Meadows, Illinois
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Flash back into the 1980's because this would be the last time it was remodeled or painted. The inn was clean however very worn down with stains on the 1980's rose pink colored carpet. The mirror and lighting above the tiny pedestal sink is something that you could buy in you local resale shops now and days for $5.00. We... More

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lodginggal, General Manager at French Country Inn, responded to this review

Please see the photo of the room that these guests stayed in. It is under Bridget E's room #104- please notice the pink carpet. More

Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

We stayed for our second time at the French Country Inn, this time for our 1st wedding anniversary. It is a very charming, small inn with a B&B feel directly on the shore of beautiful Lake Como just minutes outside of the hustle and bustle of Lake Geneva. The rooms are comfortably furnished (we stayed in a petite king room)... More

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lodginggal, General Manager at French Country Inn, responded to this review

It was so nice having you! What great guests, I enjoyed spending time with you at breakfast. Have a very Merry Christmas! Hope to see you soon again! All My Best, Amy More

Skokie, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Pros: every room has the lake view (but not lake Geneva) good view, good breakfast, nice staff, cute room with a jacuzz, u get a real key, historic main building, and price seemed decent at time of booking compared to others in area Cons: floors are wood frame so we had to tell our son to tip toe when walking... More

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Wheaton, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We stayed at the Petite Auberge. What an awesome room. We were so close to the water it felt like we were on a houseboat. The fireplace was great and the room was really clean. The staff at the French Country Inn are always awesome. I always seem to run into Tony the owner, he's a great guy and he... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Lovely place for a romantic getaway. Very cute hotel rooms with a fireplace and private balcony directly overlooking the lake. Friendly staff. Great complimentary breakfast. A little away from downtown Lake Geneva but it is located in a beautiful area directly on the lake. Nice enjoyable place to getaway from it all !

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Four adult sisters with 89 year old mom had a lovely overnight stay with adjoining rooms at this cozy Inn.. The included breakfast was quite good and the dinner in the evening was excellent - no complaints on any of the five dinners and the service was so friendly. The Inn has a beautiful "gathering room", which we made full... More

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lodginggal, General Manager at French Country Inn, responded to this review

We loved having your family stay with us. I know that your Mom enjoyed the view! Wish we could have had better weather for you all! Hope to see you again. All My Best- More

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Additional Information about French Country Inn

Also Known As:
French Country Hotel
French Country Hotel Lake Geneva
Country Inn Lake Geneva
Lake Geneva Country Inn
Address: W4190 West End Road, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Lake Geneva
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
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Ranked #5 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Lake Geneva
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — French Country Inn 2.5*
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