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Old Rittenhouse Inn

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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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Crosby, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed 4 nights in Bayfield Wisconsin and really enjoyed our time at the Rittenhouse The rooms were amazing, the old Victorian culture really impressed my wife My sister and her husband also stayed one night, they were impressed as well The staff was outstanding, never had any issues, they were helpful, prompt and made us feel... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The property is beautiful, the suites are huge and well appointed. The service is impeccable. They literally have the best food in town, and Bayfield is a beautiful little town adjacent to a breathtaking national park. Easily Wisconsin's best kept secret and well worth the trip and the expense.

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Wakefield, Michigan
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beyond our expectations for food, comfort and location! We stayed in the South Room and had use of the entire first floor for visiting. Great view of the Lake and Bayfield. I would stay there any season.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On our trip to Bayfield, WI we spent one night at the Old Rittenhouse Inn. We stayed on the second floor of the main inn, room 6. There was not a view of the lake from our room, but it did not bother me at all. The room was clean, quiet, and decorated in the Victorian style. I wished that... More 

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minneapolis
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very relaxing place to enjoy a delicious dinner. You can do a two course entree for $39 or a 5 course for $59.00.....I was glad I did the two course.....I had the Pork loin and it was filling. You can order anything off the menu ala carte. Very nice waitstaff.

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Waverly, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rittenhouse Inn B&B is a step back in history in elegance and charm. Our Suite XI was magnificent. We so enjoyed the variety of gourmet breakfasts served during our 5 day stay. It is a most beautifully appointed house with more specialties offered than we have ever experienced at a B&B. Sitting on the handsome wooden swing on the beautiful... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Bayfield and the Old Rittenhouse Inn. It is an imposing old Victorian mansion that is wonderfully maintained. As much as it is a treat to the eyes, the experience of staying in one of the wonderfully furnished rooms is matched by the gracious nature of the proprietors and their staff. We enjoyed our breakfasts... More 

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited Rittenhouse Le Chateau on our anniversary August 2014. It took me a while to write a review, but we had such a nice time that I am finally getting around to it now. We arrived and checked into the Turrett Suite. It was beautiful and well appointed, but I noticed the sitting room furniture wasn't... More 

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Oregon, Wi
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked our wedding at the Rittenhouse Inn after viewing the beautiful pictures on-line and talking with, Wendy Phillips, Innkeeper and wedding planner extraordinare. Wendy helped me plan each aspect of my wedding and then, with her wonderful attention to detail, made certain to execute each detail with precision and grace. For example, she helped find a florist who was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the third year we have stayed at this grand hotel/inn. The breakfast is wonderful and included with the room. The rooms are spacious and quite sweet in decor. The staff is friendly and most helpful with any request. We intend to be there again next year hopefully!

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