Top Things to Do in Cedarburg, WI : Ozaukee Trail & Wine Tasting

December – A Wonderful Time to Visit Cedarburg

Is there any other small town as charming as Cedarburg at Christmastime? We, at the Washington House Inn, don’t think so but, then again, perhaps we‘re biased. Take a leisurely stroll along Washington Avenue and marvel at the thousands of tiny white lights festooning each of the historic buildings. Admire the shop windows decorated for…

Holiday celebrations in Cedarburg start with a flourish

It’s again time for Five Festive Friday Eves at Cedar Creek Settlement … one of our favorite Cedarburg events the clearest indicators here in town that the festive season is well and truly here. As the name suggests, the first Friday Eve (5-9pm) on Nov. 21 titled “O’ Tannenbaum,” has a definite German flavor. Musicians…

The Perfect Holiday Gift – Free Cookbook with $100+ Gift Certificate

As Thanksgiving approaches and the gift giving season arrives, we are offering, in celebration of our 30th year of hospitality, the Washington House Inn commemorative cookbook FREE with the purchase of a Gift Certificate (valued $100 or more) during the month of November 2014. The most requested recipes from our Cedarburg inn have been compiled,…

Inn is Perfect Retreat for Concordia Parents

Relaxing with a mug of steaming hot chocolate or a glass of wine in front of the inn’s cozy fireplace is how many of our guests choose to end a busy day in Ozaukee County. It’s also been the perfect spot for parents visiting sons and daughters at Concordia University Wisconsin to catch up with…

Ozaukee Art Center/Brewery Works Fine Arts Complex- Worth a Visit

Tucked away on Riveredge Drive, overlooking Cedar Creek, is Cedarburg’s oldest building that dates all the way back to 1848. True to the city’s German heritage, this building once housed a brewery works – one which boasted production of 2,200 barrels annually, but all this came to a halt in 1920 during Prohibition. The building,…

Cedar Creek Settlement

Cedarburg, often called the “perfect hideaway,” and located just north of Milwaukee, has become a popular destination for people of all ages wishing to relax and escape the hustle and bustle of life in the big city. After checking into one of the charming rooms at the Washington House Inn, many of our guests make…

Musik, Bier und Gemuetlichkeit!

Sitting outside savoring a chilled stein of beer while munching on a salt-encrusted pretzel as you tap your foot to lively German bands will become a reality if you’re in Cedarburg during the second weekend of October. Cedarburg has always taken great pride in its heritage and, because many of the city’s forefathers were indeed…

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…