If you’re like us, you’re going to be traveling this summer. But lodging can get very expensive and quickly. Luckily, your only options aren’t high end or Bates Motel. These 10 Wisconsin places will give you a great experience without causing you to have to raid your IRA.
1. The Holiday Music Hotel
It's quirky and music-themed. But it's also waterfront. It's retro-themed with 1950s furniture, but don't worry - there are modern amenities. 30 N 1st Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235.
2. Church Hill Inn
You will enjoy these nice cottage-style rooms. It's an English style hotel, but it also has a sauna. Enjoy homemade breakfast in the morning. 2393 Gateway Dr, Sister Bay, WI 54234.
3. Oak Park Inn
This Inn has six homey rooms in a guesthouse that is set out on 10 acres. There is a firepit, BBQ, and also continental breakfast in the morning. 18224 Ervin St, Whitehall, WI 54773.
4. Parkview Bed and Breakfast
This B&B is old school...we're talking 1895. Its current owners have been innkeepers for the past 25 years. Their personality makes this place a great one to stay at. 211 N Park St, Reedsburg, WI 53959.
5. Tauschek's Bed and Breakfast
Haven't you always wanted to stay in a log cabin? Make those dreams come true by staying in this log cabin with cozy rooms. Breakfast is served in the morning, along with afternoon tea/snacks. W 5740 Garton Rd, Plymouth, WI 53073.
6. Fringe, A Country Inn
Fringe was originally built in 1922 as a horse barn. It has evolved into a nice bed and breakfast, where you can get a massage in your room. 711 Giddings Ave, Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085.
7. Mendota Lake House B&B
You're just a 15-minute walk from downtown if you stay here, and yet you'll feel totally isolated from the hustle and bustle. There are five individual rooms, some offering lake views and private decks. 704 E Gorham St, Madison, WI 53703.
8. The Inn at Timber Cove
This inn is set out on a 20 acre estate. There is a tearoom with a fireplace to gather around. Fresh cooked breakfast is available in the morning. You can also hang out on the front porch when the weather is suitable. 1319 Sanborn Ave, Ashland, WI 54806.
9. Jesse Stone House Bed and Breakfast
This bed and breakfast is from Victorian times. Step back in time and sip tea from antique china, and wind up a 19th century music box. 300 S Washington St, Watertown, WI 53094.
10. Viroqua Heritage Inn
This inn is located in the historic Eckhart house, a 1897 English Tudor Revival-style home. They offer a very large, homemade breakfast, often organic. While it's quiet, you are just one block from downtown. 217 E Jefferson St, Viroqua, WI 54665.