Category Archives: At the Castle

Castle in the Country: A Winter Wonderland

Despite what rumors may have led you to believe, Southwest Michigan becomes magical as the snow falls. The hills and trees, frosted with fresh white powder, give the area a clean glimmer; where better to experience the magic than at … Continue reading

Why choose a Bed and Breakfast vs. a Hotel for your next Getaway?

Hello, I’m Dany Hough, the Assistant Innkeeper at Castle in the Country. One common question that we get from guests is how is a bed and breakfast different from a hotel? I am definitely able to answer that question! Before coming … Continue reading

“Miss Abby” Our Concierge Kitty at Castle in the Country B&B Inn

We call her Miss Abby, but she would probably prefer “Her Royal Highness” the Feline Queen of Castle in the Country. While she has not been crowned Queen of this castle, she does hold the title of “Concierge Kitty” as she … Continue reading

Recent Guest Reviews at Castle in the Country B&B Inn

One of our favorite daily activities at Castle in the Country is reading all of the great room diary entries our guests write before leaving our Southwest Michigan bed and breakfast. We love hearing about the fun activities they enjoyed in … Continue reading

Relax, Rejuvenate, Read!

So many of our guests come to Castle in the Country with schedules already made. Many plan to visit the nearby beach towns of Saugatuck, Holland and South Haven and to explore the many activities that we suggest around our … Continue reading

Romantic Getaway on your agenda? Leave the details to us & leave the stress behind!

No matter what the economic news, couples who want to invest in their future know they need to take time to celebrate all the important events in their lives. Anniversaries, birthdays, babymoons and honeymoons are obvious reasons to treat yourselves … Continue reading

Summertime & the Livin’ is Easy at our Country Inn

Summer is finally here and every new day brings something wonderful on our 65 acre property in Southwest Michigan.  Walking hand in hand through our wooded trails you’re likely to spot a white tailed deer or while relaxing in the … Continue reading

Myths of a Bed and Breakfast

Working at Castle in the Country has completely changed my perspective on the B&B industry.  Many in my age group (mid 20′s) would never consider a B&B because the first thing that comes to mind is “Grandma’s house” and being forced … Continue reading

Redecorating and Renaming our Guest Rooms

To celebrate our 21st year of Innkeeping  here at Castle in the Country Bed and Breakfast Inn and the renovation makeover we completed, we’re re-naming all of the rooms/suites in the Castle.  We’ve given them a name that suits their … Continue reading

A year in Review

It’s been a full year since I started working at Castle in the Country, and every day has been a learning experience. I’ve been able to meet so many great people throughout the year, whether it’s during guest check in, … Continue reading