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Old Rittenhouse Inn

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I recently spent the weekend in Bayfield and enjoyed the gracious hospitality at the Inn...The room was tastefully decorated. The food in the dining room was excellent as was the breakfast.... Lovely huge porch were you can sit and have a coffee/wine and look out...More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Ken, thanks for your stay and your review of Old Rittenhouse Inn. We appreciate your warm comments regarding the hospitality, decorations and meals you enjoyed during your stay. A lot of people lately have been coming to Bayfield for adventure: kayaking, hiking, biking, etc. but...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

For the price you pay for an overnight, we were disappointed. I must add - the food was OK. A TV in the room would have been nice as well as coffee and other beverages available - would like to have had coffee made for...More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Thank you for your stay and review. We are sorry we did not meet your expectations. We try to exceed guests expectations, but we realize that what we do is not for everybody. We have never had TVs in our rooms, and while many guests...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Over 30 years ago we stayed at this special Bed and Breakfast! Since then the small village has become busier and its changed by adding additional small gift stores or art stores, and a few more restaurants. However, after all these years Mr. and Mrs....More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Mary, thanks so much for your repeat visit and your review. As the only son of the owners, Mary and Jerry Phillips, I feel a great respect and connection to their original vision for the Old Rittenhouse Inn. While we strive to maintain and improve...More

Reviewed 11 September 2016

We stayed at the "Chateau" a separate house form the Rittenhouse a few blocks away, but part of the B&B. We stayed in the Turret which had excellent views of the lake. The place is like staying in a museum. I appreciate the history of...More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Thank you for your review of your stay at Le Chateau. We do understand that antiques are not everybody's cup of tea, and so we have tried to strike a balance between comfortability and period-appropriate furnishings. We have been here over 40 years now, and...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Hubby booked a night here as a surprise. What a fantastic place. The service was something they should be very proud about. Room was beautiful as was the whole place. The room itself was very clean and welcoming. Felt like home away from home.More

Thank Jillers27
Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Thanks so much for your review of Old Rittenhouse Inn. It is very gratifying to hear you enjoyed our service, accommodations and housekeeping, and that you felt welcome and at home during your stay. That is really all we are striving for here, and all...More

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Judhes
9 October 2015|
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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper | Property representative |
Sorry, unless it is a service dog, we have a no pets policy at the Inn. There are some nice options for short term kenneling in nearby Washburn and Ashland.
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HalsteadsMadison
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We do have some rooms open on Thursday the 8th, but we are all full for the weekend of Oct 9-10.
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"The entire hotel is great so choose based on your desired price. The rooms on the south and west sides would..."
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"Upper rooms have a view of Lake Superior"
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"Every room is unique & special - check the website."
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"Turret room really quiet, on 3rd floor. Lots of stairs, I loved climbing the gorgeous staircase!"
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