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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had the most wonderful couple of days staying here and wished we could have extended our time here. What a beautiful, peaceful location. And then there are the rooms. So comfortable. My favourite was the hammock and watching the stars at night. We also loved the kayaks, the bikes and the truly scrumptious cookies. But most of all, we... More 

Thank LeannenDave
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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We arrived in pouring rain and were welcomed by Bryan as if we were long-lost friends. We relaxed and enjoyed some refreshments while chatting with Bryan about what the inn offers. Soon he was showing us to our room - beautifully furnished, and with a nice view of the Lake Michigan shoreline. The room was spotless and comfortable. The bathroom... More 

Thank Brian H
Chicago, Illinois
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had a wonderful experience while staying at Blacksmith Inn. The rooms are comfortable, the grounds very nice and while we did not get to enjoy the paddle boards, kayaks or the bikes- they are there for your use. We enjoyed the cherry oat meals cookies, popcorn and continental breakfast that you can eat by your fireplace. Check out the... More 

Thank Kelly S
Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent location for doing next to nothing. Sitting on the dock looking out over the harbor with a cooling breeze is a very enjoyable way to spend your time here. Our room was comfortable with a nice balcony view of the lake. We could sit out on the balcony or opt for a nap in the hammock.... More 

Thank Jim M
South Bend, Indiana
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

My family and I stayed in the Orchard House across the street from the inn, and it was fantastic! The house was charming. Although on the Main Street, there was hardly any traffic noise. The back yard was quite secluded. We enjoyed the hammock and badminton! We already talked about going back. The only drawback was the wifi connection. It... More 

Thank Christina N
Roswell, Georgia
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband & I went to Door County for the first time this past week. I spent a lot of time researching places to stay & was so pleased to find the Blacksmith Inn. I called to make a reservation & spoke with Bryan. He was very helpful, answered my questions - which I had a few since I'd never... More 

Thank IrishDawgLaurie
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Unit 1 for 2 nights and hated to leave. We had a peaceful and relaxing stay with a beautiful view of the marsh and harbor from our private deck. They have kayaks, a paddleboard and nice bikes for the guests to enjoy at no charge. You can walk to some nice restaurants and bars in Baileys Harbor... More 

Thank dabirds
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We've been coming to Door County for almost 25 years. We've stayed in Sturgeon Bay and Fish Creek. This was our first time staying on the "quiet side". I am so glad we picked this place! We stayed in the Zahn House on the 3rd floor. Unbelievable unobstructed views of the bay, absolutely gorgeous!! The balcony was gigantic! Complete with... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

First we would not return. The breakfast was a muffin fruit cearal you garb and hard boil and for the price of the room we felt is was bad. Owner were fair . We have always stayed in b&b' s. To each his own.

1 Thank anneboho
Eldorado, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This place has everything. Beautiful views, excellent amenities, well-decorated rooms, and good food. We came here to celebrate our 52nd wedding anniversary, and enjoyed every minute. We would highly recommend it for anyone wanting to stay on the quiet side of the Door County Peninsula.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Awaken to the sound of waves lapping the shore. Linger over breakfast as the morning light glistens on the water. Kayak the harbor, bike to a lighthouse, stroll the village or just laze in your hammock. Fifteen deliciously private guest rooms each with in-room whirlpool, fireplace, private balcony, view of the harbor, satellite TV/DVD, ipod hook-up, wireless internet, complimentary use of bikes and kayaks and bottomless cookie jar. Romance & relaxation are yours in the heart of Door County. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blacksmith Inn On the Shore

Address: 8152 State Highway 57, Baileys Harbor, WI 54202-0220
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Door County > Baileys Harbor
Price Range: $195 - $411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Blacksmith Inn On The Shore Hotel Baileys Harbor
Blacksmith Inn On The Shore Baileys Harbor, WI - Door County
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“Love the Zahn house”
 of 5 bubbles keithrj, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We loved room six a the top of the main house - be warned, the ceilings are sloped but the view is great.”
  • Room Six Zahn House
 of 5 bubbles emilyisfly, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in Room 3 in the Zahn House. Nice 2nd story view of water from deck. Whirlpool tub, shower, fireplace, & small fridge in room.”
 of 5 bubbles RobertaHobart, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 15 was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles LeannenDave, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All Great Lake views.”
 of 5 bubbles KellyS238, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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