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2669 S. Bay Shore Drive (Hwy. 42), Sister Bay, WI 54234
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Open Hearth Lodge
Ranked #6 of 14 hotels in Sister Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom, sister, 10 year-old niece and I stayed at Open Hearth Lodge for 3 nights on our girls getaway. We had intended to check in by dinner time, however we heard about the production of Trick Boxing in Sturgeon Bay and wanted to get tickets for the 7:30pm show, which meant we would likely arrive at Open Hearth very... More

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Chicago, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time here, however my brother and his family have been staying here fo 20 plus years, it is a very nice place beds where comy , breakfast room was nice, out back was very nice with tables and chairs a fire pit , we will stay here again.

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Burr Ridge, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My family has stayed at Open Hearth Lodge numerous times since it was built about 25 year ago. Since our last visit was about 8 years ago, I was a little unsure as to what the condition of the lodge would be. We were pleasantly surprised at how well it has been maintained. It looks like it was just built... More

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Burlington, Wisconsin
15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Liz was friendly and efficient when checking us in. We really enjoyed the home like atmosphere and had a comfortable stay. We had our dog with, and they had a side entrance to bring him in, plus a large area to walk him in. The pool was nice and clean and WARM!!! The room was very clean and so was... More

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Neenah, Wisconsin
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Being the city boy that I am, I had massive expectations for the #1 hotel on Trip Advisor in Sister Bay, WI. It was certainly not anything that I had been expecting, but once I adjusted my expectations to where I was, I realized how nice of a place this really is. Tucked away in Sister Bay, WI, right across... More

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

upon placing our reservation last year, I was guided by the hotel owner, via several emails, which I have saved to this date, to a specific room, the king whirlpool. this was because we were staying with a wedding party, and my sisters had booked the large family 2 bedroom suite room and one of the 2 king whirlpool rooms... More

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OHLodge, Owner at Open Hearth Lodge, responded to this review

Ann - We are sorry you were disappointed in your room. The room is smaller but has all the amenities of the other Whirlpool Room, the refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, flat screen TV, DVD player. I don't know if you reviewed your receipt but you were only charged the amount of a Regular room, not the rate of $129 for... More

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I wasn't sure what to expect for my visit to Door County last weekend. It was Memorial Day weekend and I figured all the good places may already be reserved. I was so fortunate to find Open Hearth Lodge! The prices were very reasonable, the room was cheery (love the bright striped cotton blanket on the beds!) and clean. The... More

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Briggsville, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This hotel was very clean. The staff were friendly, and helpful. Many updates. Beautiful view for the continental breakfast. The selection wasn't huge, but did the trick for a busy stay in Door County. Will definitely stay here again!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

My husband and I needed to take a long weekend as a break from the unrelenting Wisconsin winter this year that kept us in the house day and night. The Open Hearth Lodge was a relaxing and welcoming place that met all our needs. We took our dog with us and they were very accommodating, the staff always friendly and... More

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Elmhurst, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We came for a weekend getaway at the end of April - right before Door County's rush season. It was easy to get the room we wanted, for the less expensive off season rate. Everything was lovely. Very clean, staff was very friendly, accommodations were lovely. There is a pool and hot tub that we ran out of time before... More

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Address: 2669 S. Bay Shore Drive (Hwy. 42), Sister Bay, WI 54234
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Door County > Sister Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Open Hearth Hotel Sister Bay
Open Hearth Lodge Sister Bay, Door County, WI

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Lodge is in a meadow on 6+acres at the Welcome to Sister Bay sign. Clean, friendly, well appointed, we offer fine accommodations at a reasonable cost, year round... Located minutes from beaches, state parks, biking, hiking, golf as well as the art, music and theater of Door County. Visit orchards, farm markets, wineries, or hang out at the pool or near the fireplace. ... more   less 
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