“Within the Kingdom” Blog

Romantic Holiday Getaway :: New Year’s Eve in SouthWest Michigan

Thinking of ringing in the New Year with just your favorite person? Our country Michigan B&B has all the romance and charm you can imagine for your holiday getaway and we’re giving you the inside scoop on New Year’s Eve … Continue reading


Holiday Events in Southwest Michigan :: Luxury Winter Getaway

The month of December brings so many wonderful adventures at Castle in the Country and it’s surrounding towns! All month long, the Castle and the Castle Keep are gloriously decorated with holiday cheer. We always decorate our live Michigan Christmas … Continue reading


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