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Old Rittenhouse Inn

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

For the price you pay for an overnight, we were disappointed. I must add - the food was OK. A TV in the room would have been nice as well as coffee and other beverages available - would like to have had coffee made for...More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Thank you for your stay and review. We are sorry we did not meet your expectations. We try to exceed guests expectations, but we realize that what we do is not for everybody. We have never had TVs in our rooms, and while many guests...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Over 30 years ago we stayed at this special Bed and Breakfast! Since then the small village has become busier and its changed by adding additional small gift stores or art stores, and a few more restaurants. However, after all these years Mr. and Mrs....More

1  Thank Mary I
Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Mary, thanks so much for your repeat visit and your review. As the only son of the owners, Mary and Jerry Phillips, I feel a great respect and connection to their original vision for the Old Rittenhouse Inn. While we strive to maintain and improve...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed at the "Chateau" a separate house form the Rittenhouse a few blocks away, but part of the B&B. We stayed in the Turret which had excellent views of the lake. The place is like staying in a museum. I appreciate the history of...More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Thank you for your review of your stay at Le Chateau. We do understand that antiques are not everybody's cup of tea, and so we have tried to strike a balance between comfortability and period-appropriate furnishings. We have been here over 40 years now, and...More

Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Hubby booked a night here as a surprise. What a fantastic place. The service was something they should be very proud about. Room was beautiful as was the whole place. The room itself was very clean and welcoming. Felt like home away from home.More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Thanks so much for your review of Old Rittenhouse Inn. It is very gratifying to hear you enjoyed our service, accommodations and housekeeping, and that you felt welcome and at home during your stay. That is really all we are striving for here, and all...More

Reviewed 8 September 2016

If you like an old victorian feel, this place has it. The hostesses are wonderful and very accommodating. We loved our room, which was not only comfortable, but beautifully furnished and very clean. Breakfast was very good and you are offered a two-course option meal....More

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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 17 October 2016

Thanks for your review and for noticing the condition of the Old Rittenhouse Inn. We have worked hard for several years now to fix, maintain, and improve the building. It started internally, with repair/replacement of guest rooms, heating/AC systems, water heaters, etc. It continued last...More

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Judhes
9 October 2015|
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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper | Property representative |
Sorry, unless it is a service dog, we have a no pets policy at the Inn. There are some nice options for short term kenneling in nearby Washburn and Ashland.
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HalsteadsMadison
4 September 2015|
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Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper | Property representative |
We do have some rooms open on Thursday the 8th, but we are all full for the weekend of Oct 9-10.
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"Best room for a romantic get away is the King Suite room XI"
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"The entire hotel is great so choose based on your desired price. The rooms on the south and west sides would..."
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"Upper rooms have a view of Lake Superior"
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"Every room is unique & special - check the website."
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