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Greunke's First Street Inn

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Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Gruenke's while in town for a weekend of kayaking. The inn is in downtown Bayfield, which was very convenient, and 5 min. from the kayak outfit. Staff was very friendly and attentive. Our room was very cozy, just two beds with a shared bathroom and a box fan in the window, but cost a LOT less than...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We didn't realize we were traveling in "high season" for that part of the country. We stopped at the Chamber of Commerce, and they gave us a list of properties who "might" have availability for the night. We started calling; this was the 2nd place we called. It was a "studio" with one large room with a queen sized bed,...

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Michigan
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

This has become our annual summer fishboil. It holds up every year to great standards with tasty whitefish, potatos,onions,cole slaw, bread, and raspberry shortcake dessert. The two who run the fishboil are also the waiters and are so hospitable moving as fast as they can to accomodate. Call ahead and put your name in for the night you want to...

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Hugo, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 July 2015

I visit the Bayfield / Apostle Islands area every summer and have for over 25 years now. I particularly enjoy my stay at Gruenke's. A historic building(s) built in the 1800's - it now features several lodging options - from complete rooms to sleeping rooms sharing bathrooms. Over the years I've stayed in all and have always been happy with...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We stayed in Gruenke's one night, in room 3 - which is called the "cowboy room". It was very comfortable with a half bath. There was a shower available to us on the floor that others could use as well. This reminded me of a quaint B&B where the rooms seemed more like bedrooms, rather than hotel rooms. The price...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The building that houses Greunke's First Street Inn has been accommodating guests for more than 150 years. The quaint guest rooms are comfortable and neatly decorated with antiques and original art. The inn is conveniently located in the center of downtown Bayfield and is within walking distance to the Madeline Island Ferry, Apostle Islands Cruises, museums, gift shops, and other attractions. The onsite restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, & dinner 7 days a week! New in 2016: FREE WIFI is available in all guest rooms! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Greunke's First Street Inn

Address: 17 Rittenhouse Ave, Bayfield, WI 54814-5018
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Bayfield
Number of rooms: 12
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“I recommend the studio--it has three double beds and small kitchenette!”
 of 5 bubbles 518carolynh, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have a/c & bathrooms, some use common bathroom down the hall. Know what you want before you book.”
 of 5 bubbles StPaulSusan, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“internet did not work in the pizza building. Bring your own toiletries”
 of 5 bubbles KarumbaSantaFe, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead, choose off season if possible. If you want a private bath, ask for the studio”
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 of 5 bubbles JohnandJana, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
“There are photos of each room on their website.”
 of 5 bubbles 110kitty, 4 Jul 2015 | Read review
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