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Summer Getaway from Chicago

There’s no need to travel far for a charming getaway! Washington House Inn is only a 2-hour drive from Chicago and is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. In little travel time, you can enjoy beautiful Wisconsin accommodations, and all there is to do in greater Cedarburg!   Get…

Cedarburg Artists of the Month

2020 promises to be one of the most creative and inspiring years yet! Washington House Inn will be bursting with talent and skill all year long, as a specific local artist is featured each month in our lobby. The great news for our guests is that no matter which month you choose for your getaway,…

Meet the Makers of Cedarburg

There is something truly magical about the town of Cedarburg. Stroll its historic streets and discover a place made great by the residents who live there. Artisans, craftsmen, restaurant owners, and many more make Cedarburg the fantastic nearby getaway that it is today. It’s the perfect place to escape the hectic hustle and bustle of…

Girls retreat in Cedarburg

The Ultimate Girls’ Getaway Guide to Cedarburg

When is the last time you had some uninterrupted time with your girlfriends, sisters, daughters, or your mom? A time free from ringing phones, work deadlines, kids’ schedules, and endless to-do lists? Has it been so long you can’t remember? We thought so! That’s why we’re bringing you the ultimate girls’ getaway guide to Cedarburg!…

Comfort Meets Historic Charm at our Cedarburg Bed and Breakfast

Best known as Cedarburg’s first inn, founded in 1846 by Conrad Horneffer, our Wisconsin bed and breakfast offers 34 incredible guest rooms with beautiful original details and luxe amenities like spacious beds, relaxing steam baths, walk-in showers, and cozy fireplaces. To keep the unique history engrained within the modern renovations we did, we chose to…

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Celebrate Father’s Day: A Cedarburg Guide for Dads

Father’s Day is almost here and it’s the perfect time to get away from everyday life and celebrate! Take out all the guesswork in planning and leave the details to us, with our exclusive Cedarburg Guide for Dad’s and a stay at our beautiful bed and breakfast in Wisconsin. Make this Father’s Day the most…

Cedarburg Arts Festival- Oil Paints

Celebrate the Arts at Cedarburg, WI Plein Air Festival

Get ready to “paint the town” at the 19th annual Plein Air Event in Cedarburg, WI. Over 150 artists, and countless art lovers gather in Cedarburg every year to celebrate this “open air” style of painting. It’s a wonderful time to get outside and discover all of the talent of the participating artists, as well…

Guest Review

We received an extra special review from a recent guest, and while we don’t want to boast, we felt it was worth sharing! “The level of quality found providing a unique, aesthetically stimulating if not comfortable accommodation at the Washington House inn seems unsurpassed. For a family, a business person, a couple or an out…