8 excellent stops for a relaxing staycation in Bayfield County, WI

People are never in short supply of outstanding places to stay in Bayfield, WI and its surrounding towns and cities. Whether you are a tourist visiting the area for the first time, or a long-time resident looking for a staycation not too far from home, you are sure to find an ideal escape nestled within the Bayfield Peninsula’s lush natural surroundings.

Here are eight ideas to get you started:

Windseeker Rentals
Various locations in Bayfield, WI

A collection of short-term accommodations in and around Bayfield, Wisconsin that spans from cozy cabins in the woods to lovely lake-view units in the heart of Bayfield. All rentals are outfitted with extra creature comforts such as luxury bedding, eco-luxe bath products and skin care items as well as locally curated artisan pop-ups that you can purchase local goods from. Visit our website to learn more and to book your stay. www.WindseekerRentals.com

Old Rittenhouse Inn
301 Rittenhouse Avenue, Bayfield, WI 54814

Combining the irresistible charm of a traditional bed and breakfast with the exquisite ambience of a fine dining restaurant, the Rittenhouse Inn presents an experience that even long-time residents of Bayfield Peninsula communities eagerly desire. The Old Rittenhouse Inn is composed of two elegant Victorian houses and a private cottage. Together, the structures provide a total of 20 guest rooms which feature sophisticated amenities such as whirlpool tubs, fireplaces, and stunning views of Lake Superior.

The Bayfield Inn
20 Rittenhouse Avenue, Bayfield, WI 54814

Located right along the shoreline that serves as the take-off point to the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, this iconic establishment is one of the main highlights of Bayfield’s downtown area. The Bayfield Inn offers 21 luxury hotel rooms, along with a variety of private lodging options that include rental houses, condominiums, apartments, and suites. Having recently undergone renovation for its features and facilities, the Inn today combines the best of modern comforts and conveniences with the distinct charms of yesteryear.

Bayfield County Rustic Yurts
Two locations in Bayfield, WI and one location in Cable, WI

Officially managed and operated by Bayfield County, these Mongolian-style round tents offer an exceptional way to get away from it all. Designed with four beds that can accommodate a total of six guests, these minimalist tents are nestled in the middle of a lush, wooded area overlooking Lake Superior and other breathtaking panoramas of Wisconsin’s Northwoods.A single step outside of these yurts opens the doors to unforgettable outdoor adventures, thanks to direct access to a variety of recreational trails.

The Seagull Bay Motel
325 South 7th St Bayfield, WI 54814

Just on the edge of Bayfield and nestled on the hillside overlooking Lake Superior, is the quaint Seagull Bay Motel. Offering 32 newly updated rooms of various sizes to accommodate your family or group, you’ll enjoy stunning views of the lake as well as direct access to the famous Brownstone Trail that leads straight into downtown Bayfield.

South Shore Campground
23650 State Highway 13, Cornucopia, WI 54827

This quiet 18-acre campground has 8 pull through RV sites and 5 tent sites. Located just outside of Cornucopia and the sandy beaches of LakeSuperior, enjoy the peace and serenity of the Northwoods. Less than 5 miles from Meyers Beach and the Sea/Ice Caves. Pull through sites provide 50/30/20 electric hook-ups as well as potable drinking water hook-ups. All sites include a picnic table and fire ring. A perfect base in which to explore the South Shore of Lake Superior.

Cornucopia Sweet Retreat
201-215 Superior Street, Cornucopia, WI 54827

Located in the heart of Cornucopia above the cozy and vibrant Cornucopia Sweet Shoppe. Wake up to the smells and sounds of fresh ground coffee. Just steps from the beach, perfect for swimming or watching the many sunsets over the South Shore. Open floor plan includes private bathroom, living room with kitchenette, and sleeping areas.

Siskiwit Bay Lodge
89405 Jack Pine Road, Cornucopia, WI 54827

Another worthwhile bed and breakfast to visit along the shores of Lake Superior, Siskiwit Bay Lodge is roughly a half-hour’s drive west of Bayfield.Experience the height of luxury at this sophisticated lakefront property. With accommodations limited to three private rooms and a suite, you will enjoy utmost privacy and peace surrounded by towering pines, cedars, firs, and spruce trees. Each room is designed to face the sparkling Lake Superior, guaranteeing an experience that makes the most of its exquisite lakeside location.

Do you want to discover more Wisconsin vacation spots? Let Windseeker Rentals help you – our expertise will not just lead you to excellent places for vacation stays, we can also show you outstanding real estate opportunities that will keep you close to the best adventures that the Bayfield Peninsula area can offer. Call 715.779.5000 or email Agent(at)WindseekerRealty(dotted)com for more information.

Have you ever slept inside a yurt? If this is the first time you are even hearing of one, then it is probably time for you to experience an outdoor excursion in one of Bayfield County’s exceptional vacation hot spots. Let Windseeker Realty guide you through eight outstanding examples of the county’s most sought-after destinations for outdoor recreation. From casual bed and breakfasts to lavish, historic mansions, a variety of unforgettable experiences await you here. Make the most out of your next weekend family getaway or week-long camping trip with friends. Read this guide to learn more about your options.