Archive for May, 2013

Looking for a last minute getaway this Memorial Weekend? May 24, 2013


AS the sun illuminates blossoms in our yard this morning, we look forward to the arrival of our guests for this Memorial Weekend. There is still time to book a stay and to take advantage of our multiple night specials of 15% off two nights or 25% off three nights. If one night is all you have for your getaway, don’t despair! We’ve lifted the two night minimum for available rooms and a single night can now be booked online from our website. Come to enjoy the peaceful privacy and generous hospitality of our bed and breakfast inn and the attractions of historic Port Washington and of our area! Bring or rent bikes from Zuzu Pedals to enjoy the Interurban Trail (three blocks from the inn), walk the beach, amble through the marina and parks along Lake Michigan’s shore. Sunday afternoon take in Port Washington’s 6th Annual Street Festival welcoming summer!

Port Washington's beach, looking south

View from Upper Lake Park

Port Washington Marina at dusk

Garden Tour of Afterglow Farm Sunday June 16th May 17, 2013


Take advantage of our multiple night specials to stay two or three nights and take in this garden tour:

TWO NIGHTS ARE BETTER THAN ONE gives you 15% off a two night stay

STAY LONGER gives you 25% off a three night stay.

Memorial Weekend in Port Washington Wisconsin May 15, 2013

Port Washington's 6th Annual Street Festival

Port Washington’s 6th Annual Street Festival

Wisconsin has waited a long time for spring to arrive this year and we are all ready to celebrate now that warm weather is allowing us to shed all vestiges of winter! Come celebrate the beginning of SUMMER in Port Washington and discover the magical quality of our small Lake Michigan community!

From Saturday’s Farmer’s Market to Sunday’s 6th Annual Community Street Festival you’ll get a taste of Port Washington’s warm heart. And how better to experience it than to stay at Port Washington Inn Bed and Breakfast where you will be situated in a residential neighborhood within an easy walk of the Farmer’s Market, the Street Festival, Lake Michigan and the marina, all the shops and restaurants, the Historic Light Station and the art deco lighthouse, parks, beaches, the Interurban Bike Trail.

Factor in peaceful privacy, generous hospitality, luxury in a relaxed setting, and incomparable breakfasts and early morning coffee on your private balcony with views of Lake Michigan or on the back deck or the front porch……..need we say more?

If you saw the Around the Corner with John McGivern featuring Port Washington, you saw Port Washington Inn and you got a flavor for Port Washington. Come experience it for yourself OR come back to experience it again!

Take advantage of our specials for a two night stay (15% discount) or a three night stay (25% off)!

Won’t Mother be enchanted with an invitation to an English Tea? May 2, 2013

Site of the Mother's Day Eve Tea Party

May 11 – Baltica Tea Room and Gift Shop -An Enchanting Mother’s Day Eve Tea Party to celebrate your Mom with everything Spring: Flowers, Poems and Songs…English Style Afternoon Tea Service will include:

Sparkling Tea
Hot Dessert Tea
5 Delicious Tea Appetizers &
5 decadent Tea desserts served on 3-tier trays.
(Feel Free to Bring your Favorite Tea Cup, and an
Appetite for Delectable Food.

Time: 6pm – 8pm

Place: 223 N Franklin Street, Port Washington
Dress Code: Downton Era Inspired Attire, Hat a Must!
Reservations Are Required: 262.268.8832
Admission: $29


As is everything Urzula sets her hand to, this event will be superlative! Make it a superlative weekend by adding a stay at the Port Washington Inn Bed and Breakfast. You may have seen the inn and Baltica Tea Room on the Around the Corner with John McGivern show featuring Port Washington.

Come to discover Port Washington; return with great memories and ideas of coming back!