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The Barbican Guest House

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132 N. Second Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
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The Barbican Guest House
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I wanted to plan a trip up to door county to have a weekend alone. We really were set on finding a bed and breakfast to stay in. We came across the Barbican that had cool looking rooms at a reasonable rate so we booked it. We checked in and the lady took us through a book... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Highly recommend the Governor's suite. This was a huge, lovely decorated room with jacuzzi and 2 fireplaces, cable/wifi as well as a mini fridge. The breakfasts were delicious and delivered hot to our door. This location is one block off the main shopping/dining area in Sturgeon Bay, so super convenient. We would recommend the TAP theater for a great evening... More 

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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

When I read the reviews of The Barbican, I was leary of booking there. We stayed 2 nights in Aug, 2012. The proprietor was very nice. The breakfast was good--delivered to your door in a basket. Nice dishes. Cloth napkins, etc. We stayed in the Verandah Suite. It was nice. Clean. The lobby--one of the chairs looked like it could... More 

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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

I read some of the reviews, both good and bad, and decided to book a last minute reservation at the Barbican. The price was affordable for a room with 2-person hot tub, and rooms were available at short notice. I didn't notice that there were very few reviews over the course of the last 2 years. As is turns out,... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

My wife and I had a pleasant and spontaneous one-night stay in the Pines Suite this past weekend. Nancy and Darcy were very friendly, the building was very clean, the rates were very reasonable, and our suite was fantastic. The Pines is big, and the amenities - separate bedroom, jacuzzi, walk-in shower, cable TV, DVD, sitting area, mini-fridge, free parking,... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2011

We stayed in the Victoria suite, the room is large and dim. We paid $190 per night for bed and breakfast. The "Breakfast" on the first morning was late but edible though the "coffee" was weak and virtually undrinkable. On the second day of our two day stay the coffee was O K but the food was stodgy and inedible.... More 

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St paul
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

It is nice to have a lot of space but I didn't feel like to use any of them. Everything is very old and dirty. Drapery and bedspread are discolored due to dust and the1940’s couch is filthy and broken at one end. So I watched the tiny analog TV for 10 minutes (does have cable, whirl pool and wireless... More 

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9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2010

A lot of the reviews concerning The Barbican are far too harsh. We stayed in the Library Suite on the first floor. Upon entering the lobby, you push aside a bookcase and enter the room from the hallway behind.....very clever! The room was bright enough as there were plenty of windows and lamps with which to read by. The bed... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2010

When first driving up to the Barbican, it is quite lovely...nice landscaping, beautiful porch. We got into the lobby and had to use our cell phone to call the number and let them know we were in the lobby. We were greeted by someone who seemed less than excited...not a warm welcome. No questions...no help with our bags...and it was... More 

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Joliet, Illinois
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10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2010

My husband and I stayed at the Barbican for our honeymoon in the pines suite. The pictures were very deceiving. The room was not nice, and the staircase from the living room to the bedroom was very steep. When you use the hot tub, it steams up the whole room and dampens the whole place because there is not an... More 

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Address: 132 N. Second Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Door County > Sturgeon Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
The Barbican Guest House Sturgeon Bay, WI - Door County

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