“Within the Kingdom” Blog

Small Weddings in Michigan :: Romantic B&B Getaway

As the year 2015 comes to a close, we’d like to thank the many wedding couples who chose Castle in the Country as their wedding venue to host the most romantic and memorable occasion in their lives! With beautiful grounds … Continue reading

Fall Cooking Class Package :: Michigan Fall Getaway

Join our Assistant innkeeper, Melina (who just happens to be a pastry chef) for a special “Just Desserts” cooking class here at Castle in the Country Bed and Breakfast Inn this month! On November 21, from 6-8pm she will be … Continue reading

Celebrating 25th Anniversary :: Michigan B&B Getaway Specials

It’s our 25th anniversary since we first purchased what was to become Castle in the Country B&B. Alot has changed about our building and property, but the constant has been our amazing guests who return for special celebrations or last minute … Continue reading

“Just Desserts” Cooking Classes :: Luxury Michigan Getaway

Our beautiful Fall weather has finally arrived and that means winter is not far behind and with winter comes all those wonderful holiday events.  So, at Castle in the Country, we’ve decided to treat our guests to great food, hands-on … Continue reading

USA Today Features Castle in the Country :: Michigan B&B

Over the last 25 years, Herb and I  have owned and operated our B&B growing from a 5 acre 5 guest room Michigan Bed and Breakfast to 2 buildings, 10 guest rooms and 65 acres of destination property in Southwest … Continue reading

Fall Apple-Picking in Southwest Michigan :: Orchards & Farmer’s Markets

That fresh smell of the apple orchards as you drive by with your windows down. The amazing aroma of spices and pumpkin from your kitchen. And the smooth, tart taste of apple cider after a long day raking leaves. Nothing … Continue reading

Romantic Wagon Rides :: Fall Lodging Specials in Michigan

Cooler winds and changing leaves bring with them exciting plans for fall at Castle in the Country. Due to the success of past years’ wagon rides, we’ve decided to extend the fun for our Guests who book any 2 or more … Continue reading

Wineries in Michigan :: Vineyard Tours at Fenn Valley

The best part about Fenn Valley Extended Vineyard Tours (aside from the amazing wine) is getting to ask the experts any question you’ve ever wanted to ask about wine. Travel by wagon through their Southwest Michigan vineyard stopping at every … Continue reading

Rainy Day Adventures in Southwest Michigan

Castle in the Country is located in Southwest Michigan on 65 acres with wooded walking trails, private lake access and beautiful views on our decks overlooking our pond so it’s not surprising that many of our guests choose us for … Continue reading

Distilleries – Newest Trend in Southwest Michigan

So many of our guests return to us eager to visit the tasting rooms of amazing wineries like Fenn Valley, breweries like Bell’s, and hard cider tasting rooms like Virtue. The newest trend cropping up in Southwest Michigan are distilleries … Continue reading