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  • "Wickwood is our readers’ favorite Inn"

    ~ Midwest Living

  • "One of the world's most romantic Inns."

    ~ Travel & Leisure

  • "At Wickwood, life revolves around food and wine. It's the best place to stay in Saugatuck."

    ~ The New York Times

  • "Saugatuck has one of the World's Top Ten Beaches."

    ~ Travel & Leisure

  • "In Saugatuck, the top place to stay is Wickwood."

    ~ The Chicago Tribune

  • "Saugatuck has none more lovely than The Wickwood Inn."

    ~ 1000 Places to Go Before You Die

  • "Finding Wickwood is like finding a jewel in your backyard."

    ~ Conde Nast Traveler

Welcome To The Wickwood Inn Our Food Lovers Hotel In Downtown Saugatuck, Michigan

Join Us To Taste The Delicious Difference…

The romantic Wickwood Inn bed and breakfast in the very heart of downtown Saugatuck awaits your arrival. Discover just how much our charming boutique hotel loves good food. Everyday we share our newest recipes as you gather with fellow food lovers at the Inn.  We love it when our hotel guests bond over interesting flavors.  We even season with a generous dash of laughter—our secret ingredient.


Breakfast – Afternoon Sweets – Evening Small Plates

It all comes naturally near the shores of Lake Michigan.  Our owner and best-selling Silver Palate Cookbook author, Julee Rosso, sources the freshest local ingredients.  All are cooked simply so that every bite bursts with flavor.  That’s always been her cooking signature.  You’ll taste the difference.  Enjoy our Farm to Table Breakfasts, Afternoon and even Evening Sweets and Candlelight Sips & Small Plates Social at Six—all with our compliments.


Your Romantic Bed And Breakfast Getaway

Get away to Saugatuck’s most romantic bed and breakfast.  You’ll find Wickwood’s décor is sophisticated, luxurious and relaxing.  Our eleven Guestrooms and four Living Rooms each have unique timeless designer décor.  Also, enjoy fresh flowers, original fine art, a library and private bath.  Each room provides a sanctuary of romantic relaxation to reconnect and refresh.  So, there is space enough to be as social or private as you wish.  And, you experience surprises and delights at every turn.


Secrets For Exploring Like A Local

The downtown streets of beautiful Saugatuck are just outside our front door. And, our staff go all out providing you with the insider secrets to explore all of our villages.  There are twenty places to dine within a ten minute walk.  Thirty-seven Craft Drink Tasting spots, including wineries, cider mills, breweries, and distillers are within a ten minute drive.  Countless unique shops, boutiques and art galleries line our streets.  Four golf courses are nearby.  Our big beautiful blue fresh water surrounds us with the activities it provides. Walk the docks, fish all day or sail into a spectacular sunset.  Wickwood’s Innkeepers help make your days as active or relaxing as you wish.  Because we love where we live and we want you to love it, too.


“Wickwood has amazing food.”
~ Chicago Tribune


line up of sailboats in a marina at dusk, girl sitting in front of her bike on the beach with a hat and sunglasses on, preparing baked goods in trays on a kitchen counter, apple orchard, bed and breakfast sign with flowers in front, rows of pumpkins with little boy choosing one, inn room with fireplace and seating areas, breakfast sticky buns with orange juice and candles and cutlery, couple walking on beach with shoes in hand

charcuterie board with cheeses fruits, bread and edible flowers on a patio table

Celebrate The Harvest…

Always Complimentary

  • Farm-To-Table Breakfasts

  •  Afternoon & Evening Sweets

  • Evening Sips & Small Plates

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  • Wickwood Inn’s Sour Cream Coffee Cake Shared With Bon Appetit‘s Cookbook Club!
  • Food & Wine Magazine Names Wickwood to America’s Top 25 B&B’s
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Join us in Saugatuck and Learn to Love Life Like a Local - Julee & Bill

“Loved the peaceful atmosphere at Wickwood.”
~ Trip Advisor, July 2019
“The food was amazing and we will be back!”
~ Google, June 2019
“Stay here, it will certainly become one of your favorite places.”
~ Trip Advisor, June 2019
“Fabulous Stay. The food here is absolutely incredible.”
~Trip Advisor, June 2019
“Wickwood Inn is simply amazing.”
~ Trip Advisor, June 2019
“What a special B&B. We had a lovely suite that we found hard to leave.”
~ Google Review, May 2019
“Just an awesome experience. Truly worth it.”
~ Google Review, May 2019
“Beautiful facility. Innkeepers are amazing. Food is dynamite!”
~ Google Review
, April 2019

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"She changed the way America eats"
~ New York Newsday

julee rosso and bill, couple who own the innThe original foodie, Julee co-founded The Silver Palate Gourmet Takeout in New York City. It was revolutionary. Her five best-selling cookbooks, which broke all the rules, sold over 11 million copies. Plus, she is the winner of two James Beard Awards.  Julee and her husband Bill, an avid golfer and antique car enthusiast, know everyone in Saugatuck.  They love owning the Wickwood Inn, their longtime downtown Saugatuck bed and breakfast.

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