Castle in the Country Bed & Breakfast Inn

Escape to the Extraordinary for your next Getaway Experiences.


Escape to the Extraordinary for your next Getaway Experiences.

Castle in the Country exterior
Castle in the Country food
Castle In the Country nature
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The Basics


Escape to our enchanting and romantic Michigan bed and breakfast inn. Our two extraordinary buildings, one historic Victorian, the other a contemporary, feature 10 amazing rooms, most with two-person jetted tubs and fireplaces and all providing the perfect setting for your next couple's getaway experience. Enjoy a delicious, gourmet breakfast at individual tables for two; hike or snowshoe on wooded trails; Kayak or paddleboat on a peaceful lake; explore our 65-acre estate.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Smoke-Free
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge Services
  • Adult Only
  • Fireplaces
  • Jetted Tubs Avail.
  • Spa Services

In the Know

  • Be sure to try the baked pretzel with Beer cheese dip at Schaendorf's
  • Grill your own steak at the grill house
  • Enjoy a picnic basket out on the paddleboat on Emerson Lake
  • Schedule a side by side couple’s massage in our on-site spa

Stay for the Story

The inn's majestic castle-like architecture, surrounded by sprawling green meadows and picturesque woodlands, creates an idyllic setting for relaxation and rejuvenation.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Enjoy an authentic Midwest American rustic food experience at Salt of the Earth
For an exceptional wine and beer list, try Butch's Dry Dock
Try craft brewed beer at Schaendorf Brewing Company

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Try wine tasting at Fenn Valley Vineyards and wine cellar, open every day year-round
Catch the Sunset over Lake Michigan at Oval Beach
Kayak or paddleboat on our private lake or snowshoe wooded walking trails

Guest Reviews

My now husband and I visited castle in the country for our elopement. We chose the enchanting elopement package and it was perfect. Everything was simple and was booked and planned for us. I sent pictures how I wanted my bouquet and boutonnière to look and they were made identical! We were sent a list of restaurants to chose from for dinner and reservations were booked for us (we...See More

- Ashley

We stayed the weekend of 11/17/23 for our honeymoon and it was incredible! We got there late after check-in times because of traffic, but that was so okay because they have a great late check in process. We stayed in the Romeo and Juliet suite and it was everything we could have imagined. Breakfast was top tier and the jetted hot tub was our favorite. It was so nice...See More

- Christina Amato

Room was phenomenal other than some small problems that could be mostly overlooked. We didn't interact with many workers but Spencer checked us in and he was very accommodating after the owners originally were not over the phone. Location was great if your looking for peace and quiet but not much to do in the area as we were in the off season.....unless you want to get hammered as...See More

- Mark Scott

My husband and I got married on 10/27/23 and decided to stay here for our honeymoon! We are so glad we did. After an extremely busy wedding month, the only thing we wanted to do was relax. We got massages, walked the beautiful trails, ate locally, and didn’t even need to move from bed to eat breakfast! The view from our room was gorgeous. This getaway was just what...See More

- Dani Risacher-Keough

I am so glad I found this place and booked a couple days here for our honeymoon. This place was perfect. The staff was so kind and generous to us. Spencer went above and beyond in providing us with information and even making our dinner the first night which was amazing. The couples massage was perfect and great way to relax as newly husband and wife. Every couple needs...See More

- Kyle Androyna

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 10

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Turndown Service, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishings

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Outside - Only in designated areas

Family Friendly:

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: No

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Complimentary Snacks, Picnics Available, Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Business Center, Concierge Services, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, Spa Service, Weddings & Events Available

Weddings & Celebrations

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Events Supported: Ceremonies, Receptions, Elopements

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Location Type: Rural, Waterview