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The Speckled Hen Inn

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Pine Mountain, Georgia
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63 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were surprised to arrive and find out the Inn had changed owners. We were greeted as return guests which was very nice! We love the Token Creek suite; so relaxing with the window seat, the comfy king bed and the soaking tub in the bathroom. One nice addition is the new owners offer for $35 a plate of 5... More 

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Gurnee
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful getaway weekend at the Speckled Hen Inn. The inn is warm and inviting - tucked away on over 20 acres just outside central Madison, but close to all its activities and restaurants. We enjoyed staying in the Heywood Hardy suite - spacious bedroom with canopy king bed and jacuzzi tub, sitting room and well appointed bathroom.... More 

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Cottage Grove, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the inn over the 4th of July and we had a very relaxing visit away from fireworks madness. The grounds are lovely and a peaceful walk before breakfast was just the right tone to add to the relaxing week-end. The Innkeepers Heather and Tom are delightful and are very excited about the farm and providing a nice... More 

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Rolling Meadows
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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under new ownership since May 2016, this property has only gotten better. Most food served at fabulous breakfast is grown/raised on site as its a working self sustained farm. Rooms are all lovely and well supplied. 50 acres of wooded and planted grounds to walk. Chickens, sheep and a funny llama named Lily. Close to Madison but you will do... More 

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Chino Hills, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Inn is a beautiful piece of property (unfortunately you cannot tell that driving in, you have to walk around it once you are there). It is a working farm. The house is beautiful and the rooms are spacious and comfortable. The breakfast is ok. The innkeepers are friendly and have good recommendations about the town.

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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed three nights at the Speckled Hen Inn and thoroughly enjoyed it. We are old B & B hands and know what what we're looking for: friendly, informative innkeepers, excellent breakfasts, immaculate house and grounds, and coffee whenever we want it! Tom and Heather delivered all that and more. Heather was only a text away when... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This B&B is perfect for those who would like a peaceful, rural setting within quick access to Madison and environs. It was delightful to visit the animals and chickens and to soak up the serenity of the trees and fields. There are walking paths in the wood by the house, small ponds, and a gazebo that feels reclusive and private.... More 

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Thank Nadaleh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful setting with picturesque grounds to explore. Our room was very clean and charmingly decorated with lots of nice touches that we appreciated. Breakfast was wonderful and we liked how the seasonal produce influenced the menu. Heather, the inn keeper, was friendly and very eager to make sure our stay was a pleasant one. Definitely will be back!

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Shoreview, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is full of surprises - and they are all good! There is so much to see and so many places to explore, or just to sit and relax in. I loved seeing the gardens, the sheep, Lily the Llama, the chickens, the cute little family of baby raccoons - and at night the fireflies! The room I had... More 

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Menomonee Falls
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a wonderful B&B. Spent 2 nights in a marvelous room. Property is lovely and a working farm. easy to get to and around Madison area. Breakfast was really scrumptious. Don't miss a chance to enjoy this B&B.

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Speckled Hen is just outside the city of Madison and has 5 spacious guest rooms. The 50-acre property features gardens, trails, wetlands and meadows where the Inn's sheep and llamas graze. The Inn is recognized for their fine breakfast cuisine featuring locally produced eggs, dairy, fruits and vegetables. The Innkeeper's knowledge of the area provides guests with valued guidance in things to enjoy while visiting the Inn. Here you will find Life and Lodging in Sustainable Style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Speckled Hen Inn

Address: 5525 Portage Rd, Madison, WI 53704-2756
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Madison
Price Range: $174 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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