The Speckled Hen Inn Bed and Breakfast has been awarded the 2019 Certificate of Excellence 6 years running! In 2018, The Hen was inducted into the Hall of Fame for 5 years of continuous Certificate of Excellence Awards. We are proud to continue the tradition of providing excellent accommodations, food and service to all of our guests who visit Madison as well as for our locals that regularly visit us for getaways!
So you’re in Madison for the weekend and you want to do something fun and make the most of your time while you’re here. First, book a stay with us at The Speckled Hen Inn for great farm to table breakfasts to get you off to a great start in the morning! If you love the outdoors, Madison BCycles, or Red Bikes, are a great way to get around and they’re only $3/30 minutes. Plus, you can check them in and check them out at any red-bike station around town. A nice trek is renting them on the corner of Williamson and Blair and riding the bike trail southwest along Lake Monona. There’s usually activity out on the lake, and there are baby
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The Dane County Farmer’s Market moves outdoors to Capitol Square on April 14th! At last – spring has sprung and the air is cool, crisp, new life is in bloom, and we are all so happy to be outside again! If you’re a new visitor to Madison, or just new to the Dane County Farmer’s Market, here are some insider tips for you to make your adventure successful (and fun)! 1. Get there early! It starts at 6:15am and the early bird gets the worm (and sometimes the last of the baked goods!). 2. Get a good parking space in one of the nearby parking structures and enjoy the walk to the Square. 3. The line (or swarm, depending on when
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DID YOU KNOW – CrossFit has extended their agreement with Madison, WI for the International CrossFit Games through 2021! Madison will again be hosting the CrossFit Games for 2019 from July 31- August 4! Here’s how you save: Go to CHECK AVAILABILITY! Click on Special Rates and find “CrossFit – Stay 3 nights and save!” Then choose 3 days between July 31 – August 4 and you will immediately see the multi-night discounted rate. If it’s your first time to Madison or attending the CrossFit Games, you won’t be disappointed. Madison has so much to offer – from food to fitness – and was named America’s Fittest City by FitBit in 2017. The Speckled Hen Inn Bed and Breakfast is again catering to the
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Want an affordable romantic getaway? We’re now offering the option of no breakfast included for a reduced rate! You can enjoy all the amenities of The Speckled Hen Inn including suites with fireplaces, jetted tubs, private balconies, and beautiful grounds to enjoy. We call it B and Be – because sometimes all you want to do is just “be“. To take advantage of this special, when clicking on “Book Online“, be sure to also view “Special Rates” right above the blue Search button and click on B and Be. Note: Cannot be used with any other promotions or discounts and breakfast may not be added less than 5 days prior to check-in date.
THE LAMBS HAVE BEEN BORN! If you are with us in May and June you can even bottle feed Bucky! For all our repeat guests, Buster is well known. He’s the lamb that was bottle fed (by many of our guests!) and now he thinks he’s a dog – in fact, I guess he is our Sheep Dog. Licorice had twins but rejected the second one who was smaller than our cat at birth! But no worries – Bucky is being bottle fed and enjoying all the attention and here he is with Buster who is going to be a very good big brother! Cocoa and Lucy both had twins and Agnes had triplets so we have a total of 9 lambs
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If you’ve always wanted to visit or maybe you want to return – now there’s an incentive – Last Minute Deals! You can either call us directly at (608) 244-9368 or click on BOOK ONLINE. Click on Special Rates and if you find in the upcoming week that we still have openings, click on the date(s) and suite of your preference. For availability 1&2 days ahead, you will have to call as it will not show on the reservation calendar. These Last Minute Deal incentives are only available up to 5 days in advance each week so when you see availability, you’ll want to move quickly! But it might just be the incentive you need to get away – maybe for 2 nights this time.
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Savings even during peak summer season??? YES! Stay 2 nights from May 1 – October 31st on a Sunday – Thursday and save 10%! It’s easy – just go to Check Availability and click on Special Rates to get your instant savings!
Yes, it’s true. We know your time is precious – when you Google and are scrolling through places to stay you want to just click and book. But WAIT! If you like what you see but it’s telling you there are no rooms available, CHECK OUR WEBSITE AVAILABILITY CALENDAR first! It may mean we just don’t want to pay the commissions. When you book using an OTA (online travel agency) booking engine, you may be relying on information which may or may not be true. By booking direct, you will see special offers, last minute deals, and most importantly, real-time availability and the lowest pricing.
One of the things to love about Wisconsin is the state pride of our residents – GO BADGERS! Book a stay at The Speckled Hen Inn and prepare to be pampered while you’re here rooting for your favorite team. And YES – we’re friendly to ALL fans – not just Badgers – it’s all great fun at the breakfast table! Review rooms and reserve HERE! Badger Home Game Football Schedule for 2019: Saturday, September 7 Central Michigan at Home Saturday, September 21 Michigan at Home Saturday, September 28 Northwestern at Home Saturday, October 5 Kent State at Home Saturday, October 12 Michigan State at Home Saturday, November 9 Iowa at Home Saturday, November 23 Purdue at Home