Castle in the Country Bed and Breakfast is
just 6 miles away from the historic town of Allegan, MI and
just 30 minutes away from Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids,
Saugatuck/Douglas, South Haven, Holland and the great Lake
Castle in the Country Bed and Breakfast
features two beautiful and distinct buildings. The century old
Queen Anne Victorian, built in 1906, welcomes guests with
spacious common areas, original quartersawn oak woodwork and
intricately patterned hardwood floors. Expansive lawns and
gardens surround the Castle and a wide wrap around porch
provides the perfect place to sip a glass of wine or relax on
the porch swing after dark. Adirondack chairs flank a fire pit
where youll be mesmerized by a flurry of lightning bugs
at night or entertained by butterflies as they enjoy the
fountain by the herb garden during the day.
Overlooking the estate's own natural pond
and a serene view of farmland, the Contemporary Castle Keep is
surrounded by a three tier deck with umbrella covered seating
and a fire pit area. Inside, soaring ceilings are
hand-painted, and rich wall colors welcome you. Follow the
boardwalk to the Gazebo in the woods and enjoy the myriad of
sounds & scents of nature.
The Castle Keep also provides dining rooms,
guest refreshment area and the Commercial Kitchen. The lower
level of the Castle Keep entertains guests with a gift shop
and book nook for perusing a selection of used books.
There are 10 accommodations at the Castle
in the Country from luxuriously elegant to just luxurious.
Guest rooms feature either a king or queen beds and either
gas, wood burning, or electric fireplace and most boast
whirlpool tubs for two. Room amenities include: closet,
sitting area, Cable TV/DVD/VCR/CD, alarm clock/radio,
air-conditioning robes, complimentary toiletries, Free
wireless Internet, and a full gourmet breakfast daily.
All of the food prepared at this Michigan
bed and breakfast is by Innkeeper/Chef, Herb Boven. Here
breakfast is elevated to celebration status! Using only the
best local ingredients and fresh herbs, your innkeepers
promise to deliver a memorable food experience.
Nestled on a beautiful 65-acre country
estate, Castle in the Country provides the perfect getaway
escape. Every adventure surrounding the inn will lead you
through the most scenic countryside in all of Southwest
Michigan. The inn is close to Holland, Saugatuck, South Haven
and the Lake Michigan shore.
Recreational activities abound all season
long from swimming and boating to sledding and skiing. This is
the place to be for outdoor adventures while close proximately
to Southwest Michigan cities and the lake. That is if you can
tear yourself away from the lazy enjoyments of this country
estate where gardens and decks offer the utmost in relaxation
and calming atmosphere - not to mention luxury accommodations
and excellent "tell-your-friends-about" food.