We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Old Rittenhouse Inn

Save
Traveller (206)
Room & Suite (83)
Storyboard
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“le chateau”(37 reviews)
“turret suite”(15 reviews)
“b b”(82 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from Old Rittenhouse Inn
Offers & Announcements: 🌼 Spring Special
Hotel packages
Offers from Old Rittenhouse Inn
Offers & Announcements: 🌼 Spring Special
Hotel packages
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (493)
There are newer reviews for Old Rittenhouse Inn
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
490 results
Traveller rating
381
62
18
16
13
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
381
62
18
16
13
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsle chateauturret suiteb blandmark restaurantthird floormoroccan suitephillips familystained glass windowscourse mealsteam showermy husband and ichristmas seasonpork chopsister propertywrap around porchvictorian stylefront porch
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
121 - 125 of 490 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed two nights in Room VII. From our arrival until our departure the staff were unfailing friendly and helpful. Our room was beautiful, the food was terrific and the location is 5 minutes walk from the center of Bayfield. It was a bit like...More

Thank andrewlK1276YY
Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 18 October 2016

Thank so much for your visit and for taking time to write a review. We're pleased you enjoyed your room and food (and no TVs!). We love the part about "being in an Agatha Christie novel without the murder." (Although we do host Mystery Dinners...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

My husband I recently celebrated our anniversary while on a trip throughout the Upper Midwest. We had always wanted to visit the Apostle Islands and selected the Old Rittenhouse Inn in Bayfield, WI as our base. The town itself is lovely - nice shops, restaurants...More

Thank Pvbsue
Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 18 October 2016

Thanks for your review and for staying at Old Rittenhouse Inn. I'm so glad you enjoyed "my old bedroom," suite X. Of course back when I lived there it was not quite as cozy and comfortable as it is now, but it is still my...More

Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stayed one night in the Chateau Boutin Turret Suite of the Old Rittenhouse Inn. The Chateau is a separate house from the main building, but within easy walking distance. Parking, however, is a bit of a problem. We went out to the theater for...More

Thank susanwithagoodbook
Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 18 October 2016

Susan, thank you for your review, and for staying at ORI's Le Chateau. The Turret Suite is a guest favorite because of that Lake Superior view. We are pleased you enjoyed your meals and service. Sorry for the parking issue on your return from a...More

Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Room vi. Is the room we stayed in. Whirlpool was great, had a lot of room to move around. Bed and pillows too soft. Could use new pillows. Room was clean and warm. Breakfast was amazing. Balcony was closed so could not go on off...More

Thank Kristin G
Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Owner at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 18 August 2016

Thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and appreciate your patience and understanding with completion of the construction on the balcony just off of Room VI. We are happy to report that work is now complete and invite you for a...More

Reviewed 15 August 2016

First time visitors to this treasure of a town on Lake Superior. Reminiscent of another favorite, Bar Harbour, ME. Old Rittenhouse Inn is a must stay. We were lucky to be able to enjoy both breakfast and dinner at the Rittenhouse and both were some...More

Thank Maria A
Response from Old_Rit_Innkeeper, Manager at Old Rittenhouse InnResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you for your stay and your review. It is always an honor to host a traveler who is visiting Bayfield for the first time, and sharing our rooms, food and community with them. We are so pleased you enjoyed your accommodations, food and service....More

View more reviews
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
USD 154 - USD 322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 154 - USD 322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (206)
Room & Suite (83)
Dining (30)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Judhes
9 October 2015|
Answer
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.
0
Votes
HalsteadsMadison
4 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Best room for a romantic get away is the King Suite room XI"
Read review
"The entire hotel is great so choose based on your desired price. The rooms on the south and west sides would..."
Read review
"Upper rooms have a view of Lake Superior"
Read review
"Every room is unique & special - check the website."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing