We think every season has its perks for visiting Castle in the Country, but there’s something special about enjoying one of our 8 fireplace/whirlpool suites while watching the glistening snow cover the grounds of our secluded Bed and Breakfast Inn. There’s plenty to do on-site in the colder winter months; whether its relaxing by your personal fireplace, enjoying a Side by Side chocolate bliss massage, or snow-shoeing through our 65 acres of serene wooded trails. Off site, our neighboring towns stay busy with holiday activities perfect for your winter getaway or gift certificate recipient.
Why not avoid the summer time crowds visiting the quaint towns and wineries in our surrounding area? Enjoy the heated sidewalks and outdoor fireplaces of downtown Holland where the best high-end holiday shopping is centralized on 8th street. Take a break for lunch or dinner at our favorite restaurant hot spots like Curragh Irish Pub, or Butch’s Dry Dock Restaurant. Warm up with a hot brew from Lemonjello’s or J.P.’s coffee shop. It’s not a Michigan town without a popular craft beer brewery like New Holland Brewing or Our Brewing or craft beer flights at Hops84 all within less than a mile stretch of boutiques and shops for any interest.
Looking for a gift for the wine lover in your family? Be the personal taste tester at any one of our area wineries our guests love year round. On the way to us from 1-94 for all of our Chicago or Ann Arbor guests, St. Julian winery in nearby Paw Paw, Michigan offers tastings year round. If you’re looking for a more in-depth experience, why not make a reservation for a specialty chocolate or cheese pairing tasting (at least 7 days notice) Sundays-Fridays from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Visit their site to add tour reservations to your to-do list on your romantic getaway.
Kalamazoo, Michigan offers another fun-filled day trip option while staying at our romantic country Inn. Get all of your holiday shopping in and ride by trolley through decorated streets (Thursday-Sundays November 28th-December 28th select hours). Stop in at our favorite restaurants like Food Dance, brewpub Bell’s Brewery and Eccentric Cafe while checking off your holiday shopping list.
Book today to start planning your winter getaway with the help of our knowledgeable staff of Innkeepers or purchase a gift certificate– the perfect gift for your impossible to shop for loved one!