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Old Rittenhouse Inn

3.5 of 5 301 Rittenhouse Ave., Bayfield, WI 54814
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I were here for our anniversary. It was our first time at the Old Rittenhouse Inn and being it was our first time in Bayfield, we weren't sure what to expect. Our experience here was absolutely memorable. From when we first got there, and found the wonderful employee shoveling the parking lot for our arrival(it had snowed... More 

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Marshfield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wine weekend was a treat, clean, quiet place. good food with a great view. Staff is super!! every one of them will go out of their way to help. A+ Will return for sure! Easy to find and within walking distance from shops.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When my wife booked a weekend in Bayfield in January, I thought she had lost her mind. Not only did we thoroughly enjoy the Wisconsin weather, the Rittenhouse Inn was a warm and inviting base for our adventure. Clean and comfortable room with a great view over town to the lake, especially friendly and helpful staff, delicious meals, and warm... More 

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Minneapolis
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My wife and I spent a night at the Old Rittenhouse Inn. We were greeted with a huge smile by Wendy, who showed us to a room (#10) that was absolutely wonderful. You felt all of the stress melt the moment you walked in. The views of Lake Superior were stunning. Everything about the room seemed designed to slow down... More 

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This place is so Fantastic. Should be on Bucket List! The rooms are so unique and can fulfill everyone's whims! It is hard to choose just one room, they are all so great! Any time of the year is an adventure to be there! The Inn keepers and employees are so helpful with anything you need and ideas of what... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My husband treated me to an overnight stay here during the Christmas season, so we also took in their infamous wassail dinner. Not only is the B&B a gorgeous place, they also serve food to die for. Over a three-hour time period, we were served a 5-course dinner while being entertained by a choir that moved from room to room,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We eloped at the Old Rittenhouse Inn in early December. It was perfect! We can’t say enough about how wonderful Mark and Wendy made this event for us. Wendy took care of everything ahead of time via email correspondence, and Mark did an outstanding job making our ceremony memorable. It was as easy as could be for us. We were... More 

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Minneapolis
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24 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Love the locale, love the rooms, love the memories (we got married here), love walking around the town, love the meals, and we love showing photos of the Ice Caves at Cornucopia (but not enough to wish for the freezing temperature required to walk on this part of Lake Superior. And Jerry is the greatest host. Wonderful man.

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Ely, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We selected this inn for our 2-night Thanksgiving holiday this year, and it was delightful. Their Thanksgiving "package" included a dessert social the night before, 2 splendid breakfasts, and their Thanksgiving feast. The accommodations were beautiful, the food was over the top, and the staff were very friendly and helpful. And Bayfield is a sweet little town. Just one tiny... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

My husband and I had the privilege of staying here over the Thanksgiving holiday, arriving Thanksgiving Day, November 27th, and leaving Saturday, November 29th. We had been looking forward to this get-away for almost 6 months and were not disappointed. The hosts, Mark and Wendy Phillips, and the staff, were so cordial and friendly we felt like we were much... More 

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Address: 301 Rittenhouse Ave., Bayfield, WI 54814
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Location: United States > Wisconsin > Bayfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Old Rittenhouse Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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