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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 Spring And Romance At Wickwood Inn!

You’re Invited To Taste Our Delicious Life.

At Wickwood Inn we love good food. And, we think you do too.  Everyday we share our newest recipes with you at our downtown Saugatuck Bed and Breakfast where you gather with fellow food lovers.  We love it when our hotel guests gather over interesting food.  We 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.  So, 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.


Make Wickwood Your Romantic Getaway

Get away to one of Saugatuck’s most romantic bed and breakfasts.  You 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 heart of Saugatuck is 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, cideries, breweries, and distillers are within a ten minute drive.  Countless uniquely curated shops and  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


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Celebrate Every Day…

Always With Our Compliments

  • Farm-To-Table Breakfasts

  •  Afternoon Sweets

  • Evening Sips & Small Plates

  • After Dinner Sweets

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  • NEW Romantic Spring Specials Up To 15-20% Off – Book Direct Only
  • Saugatuck Named One of USA’s Best Lake Towns 2019 on Trip Advisor
  • 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
  • Wickwood named to Top Foodie B&B List. Thanks, BedAndBreakfast.com!
  • Jetsetter 2018 names Wickwood one of the “Most Romantic Bed & Breakfast in US”
  • USA Today Names Saugatuck: “Best Small Town Weekend Escape” & “Best Small Coastal Town”
  • Coastal Living ranks Saugatuck on their 2018 “Best Places To Live On The Coast” in the USA


Join us in Saugatuck and Learn to Love Life Like a Local - Julee & Bill

“Beautiful facility. Innkeepers are amazing. Food is dynamite!””
~ Google Review
, April 2019
“Do yourself a favor and stay at Wickwood.”
~ ~ Trip Advisor
, March 2019
“Wickwood is tonic for the soul.”
~ Trip Advisor
, March 2019
“Our seventh year. Wickwood is an all-around delight with fabulous food.”
~ ~ Trip Advisor, March 2019
“Breakfasts were phenomenal!!”
~ Trip Advisor
, February 2019
“Breakfast and evening sips and small plates were out of this world!”
~ Google
, February 2019
“A delight for the senses!”
~ ~ Trip Advisor
, January 2019
“The food was delicious.”
~ ~ Trip Advisor
, January 2019
“Just the best!”
~ Trip Advisor
, December 2018


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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 2 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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