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Superior, WI
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We live 1 1/2 hours away and decided on a Thanksgiving splurge at Bayfield's most admired B&B. It did not disappoint. The food and accommodations were predictably superb. My favorite part, however, is that we were staying on a busy holiday and everyone from the owners to the housekeepers were exceptionally friendly and conscientious. Not once did I get a... More 

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Cambridge
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to relax, and the staff here allowed that and more. Wonderful food, service and hospitality. A must visit if you need to visit the ultimate B&B. Mark and Wendy the managers and owners were available, if needed, but the staff they have hired could handle it all. Enjoyed meeting our chef - Julie. Since one of us needed a... More 

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luxemburg
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for 5 days from 10/28-11/3 2016. We really enjoyed our time here. The breakfast were delicious every morning and they were always different. My wife and I could not wait till breakfast for coffee and so we asked every morning for a cup and we got a pitcher of fresh hot coffee and always... More 

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Madison, WI
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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This inn and its beautiful interior was indeed a treat for weekend away. The room was spacious and well kept and customer service was terrific. The morning breakfasts were absolutely delish. I would highly recommend.

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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful mansion and wonderful rooms. Meticulously kept up and wonderfully decorated. The breakfast was gourmet quality. Friendly staff. Our room had a great view of lake Superior. Within walking distance of many shops, restaraunts and the ferry to Madeleine island (definitely a must do)

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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They were very helpful, the food was delicious, and the room was luxurious! There was a a fireplace, a jacuzzi, and the decorations were super rich and warm. I highly recommend the place if you're looking to celebrate something special.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited here several times and it is one of our favorite places. We decided to treat ourselves to the wine weekend and it didn't disappoint. We got to learn a little bit more about Pinot Noirs, had some great food, relaxed and met some interesting people. We stayed in the cottage this time, which was very private and... More 

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Mound, Minnesota
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding reception here. It was the most amazing place. The food is was fabulous. The staff was wonderful. Wendy and the staff pulled everything off with out a hitch. We rented out most of the B&B for our family and friends it's a beautiful place and very clean. My only complaint is we could not stay longer!... More 

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Somerset, Wisconsin
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Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Simply put this is the best fine dining restaurant in Wisconsin. Lance is our go to server, however everyone is so nice and friendly. The food options are excellent and there is not a poor choice on the menu! The soups are amazing and the deserts are the perfect way to end a perfect dinner.

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Sarasota, Florida
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11 reviews
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Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

My husband & I only had one night to spend at this lovely old B&B, but it was well worth it. We stayed in the main building on Rittenhouse Rd. It is several stories and their staff is available to assist with getting luggage upstairs. All of their staff are very pleasant, professional and helpful. The rooms are all different,... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old Rittenhouse Inn is Bayfield, Wisconsin's first Country Inn Bed & Breakfast and gourmet restaurant offering 20 guest rooms in 2 Victorian homes and a private cottage. Accommodations include wood-burning fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, and spectacular views of Lake Superior. A full service restaurant offers breakfast, brunch, and dinner, and showcases regional cuisine in season. The Inn is located blocks from Lake Superior and the Apostle Islands. This year-round getaway offers seasonal rates and special events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Rittenhouse Inn

Address: 301 Rittenhouse Ave., Bayfield, WI 54814
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Bayfield
Price Range: $183 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Old Rittenhouse Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“The Moroccan Suite is most fabulous, but you'll get a very comfortable night in Room 1 too without the frills.”
 of 5 bubbles MattyD33, 1 week ago | Read review
“Rooms 2 & 4 are the last rooms that are going to be updated. Rooms on the east side face towards the lake & Madeline Island.”
 of 5 bubbles cihafamily, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Our favorite is room IV in the Old Rittenhouse”
 of 5 bubbles bassbiz, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“Room XI was amazing, the bed was so comfortable! The views are great.”
 of 5 bubbles stephenhP2786US, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the main floor and no view. But very large with whirlpool, plenty of hot water!”
 of 5 bubbles Baabay, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
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