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Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed November 13, 2016

This is an unusual B&B - it's more like crashing at an old friend's place, if your friend lived on a small organic farm and liked cooking you huge, delicious breakfasts. This guest house is really a family home, with the addition of two guest bedrooms. It's run on renewable energy, and a commitment to sustainability is evident in all...

Reviewed September 14, 2016

Lisa & John are wonderful hosts, very accommodating to those with dietary needs - their breakfasts are superb! Their farm is beautiful and peaceful and ideal for those 'city mice' who are looking to getaway for a bit. They have great recommendations for things to do and see in the area as well as great knowledge in regards to organic...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed September 11, 2016

We stayed at Inn Serendipity for 2 nights to celebrate my birthday. It was a special and memorable weekend, spent chatting at the bonfire, laying in their hammock, biking and eating their delicious breakfast. They were very accommodating to my dietary needs and kindly gave thoughts and ideas about our own eco-friendly endeavors. We would recommend staying with Lisa and...

Thank hwolks
johnivanko, Owner at Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for sharing your experiences at Inn Serendipity. We look forward to hosting you again. For the Earth, Lisa and John

Reviewed August 10, 2016

I recently stayed at here, for two nights, while attending Farm events in the area. The hosts Lisa and John are very welcoming and make it so comforatable you dont want to leave! The rooms are very quiet and are very comfortable! The monring breakfast is all fresh, they use fresh picked vegtables from their garden! You know where you...

Thank Patbazley
johnivanko, Owner at Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experiences, Pat. We so enjoyed getting to know you and are pleased you enjoyed the Soil Sisters event (soilsisterswi.org). Looking forward to hosting you again. For the Earth, Lisa and John

Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Reviewed June 8, 2015

This is an inspiring family. They live as they believe. ach of them, Lisa, John, and son Liam are multi-talented and quite exceptional. The farm is set in a beautiful, bucolic area of the state. It was a wonderful experience.

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Tucson AZ
Reviewed October 24, 2014

Lisa and John have created a very special place in beautiful, historical Green County. Inn Serendipity combines the charm of a real farm house with the warm hospitality of a true B&B. As a guest, I felt like I was welcomed into their home while also having all the privacy and quiet time alone that I wished for. The hosts...

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Elkhart, Indiana
Reviewed July 11, 2014

From the moment we arrived, Lisa, John, and son Liam made us feel right at home with a tour of this bucolic farm/B&B. Top-shelf personal attention to our needs and questions put us at ease. They were very knowledgeable about the area incl. highlights of the Stagecoach Trail, nearby Galena, Monroe eateries, Green County, etc. John and Lisa truly walk-their-talk...

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Racine, Wisconsin
Reviewed June 26, 2014

We had discovered Inn Serendipity in the National green Pages quite some time ago, and we finally had the opportunity to visit for two nights earlier this month. Our two nights were at the end of a short road trip "off the beaten path." Inn Serendipity was exactly that. The farm house was a gem -- and the surrounding farm...

1Thank Jeff S
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed March 5, 2014

We really enjoyed our overnight stay at Inn Serendipity. The hosts were absolutely fantastic: personable, full of knowledge, warm, and friendly. We had an easygoing tour of their farm, good discussions, and were even invited to a local potluck supper- it was a lovely evening. The morning was quite relaxing, and complete with an amazing breakfast full of local fare....

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Hutchinson, MN
Reviewed July 28, 2013

We enjoyed two nights at Inn Serendipity. The breakfasts were delicious, and John and Lisa were very accommodating to my dairy-free diet. It was a pleasure to see their large kitchen garden, renovated straw-bale green house and even enjoy a few wood fired pizzas in the evening. I would recommend a visit, especially if you live in the city, this...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Completely powered by 100 percent renewable energy, Inn Serendipity features "100 foot" breakfasts that showcase local, organic and seasonal vegetarian specialties freshly harvested from the farm gardens less than 100 feet away. Owners Lisa Kivirist and John Ivanko are authors of several books on sustainable living and green business, including the award-winning book ECOpreneuring, Farmstead Chef cookbook, Homemade for Sale, Soil Sisters and Rural Renaissance. Complimentary farm tours introduce B&B guests to the wind turbine, solar panels, the strawbale greenhouse and organic growing fields. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B

Address: 7843 County Rd P, Browntown, WI 53522
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Browntown
Price Range: $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“The writing room overlooks the back garden; the music room has an enclosed porch with a couch.”
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“There are two choices at the farm -- the Writer's Room and the Music Room; let your interest in either be your guide.”
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