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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've stayed at many of the rooms in all of the Rittenhouse Inn properties over the last 25 years and are never disappointed. Nice accommodations! Amazing food! Incredibly lovely area. You can't go wrong chosing Rittenhouse Inn for Bayfield!

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Pella, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the chance to stay at the Old Rittenhouse Inn over the weekend. It was a wonderful experience. The food was amazing for breakfast, and the service was great. Staff was extremely helpful. We would highly recommend staying at the Old Rittenhouse Inn.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 marvelous nights at the Old Rittenhouse Inn B&B. We were on a color tour and were passing through Bayfield, WI. and saw the big mansion that is now a B&B. We looked in our old Select Hotels and B&Bs book we keep in the car all the time and found a very good write-up so we stopped... More

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Minocqua, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has almost become a tradition for my wife and I to visit Bayfield in the fall. The Old Rittenhouse Inn is a lovely old mansion on a hill converted to large inn with a great dining room. The rooms are very clean and each is decorated in well maintained antique furniture. Our favorite rooms are #s 8 & 9... More

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Saint Francis, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A mother/daughter getaway was just what we needed and decided that Bayfield and the Apostle Islands would be the perfect location with all the beauty of fall color, the lake and the fresh air. We spent hours trying to decide on the right place to stay that would offer the environment we were looking for. Our choice could not have... More

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Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased the reviewer and her daughter got a much needed getaway in Bayfield and the Apostle Islands to enjoy the fall color, the lake, and the fresh air. It's nice to know that they felt the Chateau was the perfect choice and that upon check-in, they were given a "wonderful" tour and escorted to their room, which was... More

Bemidji, Minnesota
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed the night of September 27th in the Masters Suite. The room was perfect. It was clean and had a great view of the lake. Jerry makes you feel at home, so we treated it that way. We spent the evening on the covered porch with a bottle of wine while another couple played board games... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I just returned from a two night stay (September 26-27th) in the Tower Room in Le Chateau Boutin, part of the Old Rittenhouse Inn. We were escorted personally to our second-floor room by the owner Mark Phillips, who welcomed us and carefully introduced us to our room and to the building's first-floor layout which included an entry... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in the Old Rittenhouse Inn while touring the Great Lakes area. We stayed in their cottage and it was really nice to be able to have more room (being with children) and also to cook a meal in the kitchen. The cottage is really lovely and spacious and we really enjoyed it. We wish we could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Old Rittenhouse Inn September 14th and 15th. We only wish we could have stayed longer! What a beautiful place. The rooms are exceptionally clean and well furnished. The staff is friendly and extremely helpful. The best part of the experience is the breakfast. What a feast!! The only problem is that there is... More

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Sussex, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The only thing that kept me from giving 5 stars is that the restaurant takes up most of the first floor, so there is no parlor or living room on the first floor. There is a small common area on the second floor, but there isn't much to it. The breakfast was fantastic ... vanilla yogurt parfait with granola and... 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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