Castle in the Country Bed and Breakfast is an award winning Select Registry© Inn located 6 miles south of the small town of Allegan in Southwest Michigan. Attention to detail is paramount at Castle in the Country including the detail paid to the property, buildings, rooms and grounds. The Inn enjoys a solid and profitable year round business as a destination for romantic getaway travelers from Chicago, Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Indianapolis and beyond.
The Castle is an original 1906 Victorian home with wide wrap-around porch, eight-sided turret and quartersawn oak floors and trim throughout. It houses 3 jetted tub/fireplace suites and 2 classic guest rooms, registration area, common area gift shop, guest refreshment area and a 3 story owner's quarters.
The Castle Keep, a contemporary style building includes 5 guest suites, all with jetted tubs and fireplaces, a large breakfast room, a commercial kitchen, the Royal Retreat Spa Room, a separate entrance banquet room, additional public facilities, and an additional Owner/Innkeeper apartment.
The Inn is nestled on a total of 65 acres of lakefront, native woodland, wildflower and lawns. A winding driveway connects the two main buildings and well marked nature trails lead to the Screen house overlooking Emerson Lake. The outside space provides extensive decking with seating surrounding a fire table, a garden igloo with year round accommodations, a screened gazebo, and expansive lawns overlooking a natural pond. The expansive grounds and facilities create a Storybook Wedding Destination for intimate midweek weddings and romantic elopements.
The property features advantageous commercial zoning making further expansion easily attainable with three new luxury suites.
The property is surrounded by a number of popular destination locations on the Eastern Coast of Lake Michigan, from the beach towns of Saugatuck, Holland and South Haven to the vibrant nearby cities of Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo.