Last Minute Deals are back for a limited time so book soon before they’re gone! If you’ve always wanted to visit or maybe you want to return – now is the time to take advantage of a great stay at a great price! 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 Last Minute Deals availability 1&2 days ahead, you will have to call as it will not show on the reservation calendar.
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For a limited time The Speckled Hen Inn is offering fresh eggs for sale! YES! The Speckled Hen Inn Bed and Breakfast really does have SPECKLED HENS – 50 of them in fact! Guests are encouraged to meander the property when they’re staying with us. We also encourage guests to feed the hens with the fresh produce we provide for them from the gardens. Our very happy hens provide us with wonderful eggs that we use at breakfast every day! Compare their full, rich yellow yolks with those from the grocery store to see (and TASTE) for yourself! Is there really such a thing as happy chickens? We think so! Our sweet speckled hens have every reason to be happy. They
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Enjoy a Holiday Getaway in Madison, WI The holidays can be so hectic trying to juggle work, kids, the house, and everything else that life throws at you. Want to go somewhere that’s filled with the spirit of Christmas so that you can get into the spirit too? A holiday getaway in Madison is just what you need! Do You Just Love Christmas? Book a stay with us and you’ll definitely know it’s Christmas! We offer a unique experience you won’t find at other lodging choices. Christmas time should be magical and we love to provide a wonderful experience for our guests. The Christmas Village is extensive and everyone loves the snowing tree. And yes, it really does snow! Through
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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.
What’s the big deal of booking direct and why is it important? Well, there’s a war going on between the OTA (online travel agency) industry and B&B owners nationwide. Unfortunately we are losing! We are pleading for you, loyal B&B fans, to BOOK DIRECT. When you are online, choose your booking engine carefully. Here’s why: Expedia, the well-known billion-dollar travel booking site, is working hard to take complete control of lodging reservations online, including small B&B’s like ours. Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity and other travel networks are misrepresenting themselves as the direct website of the hotel or lodging choice. Unfortunately, most people booking online don’t even know it’s happening. What this means to you and why you
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When you mention wine in a can to people it can create some interesting facial expressions and when our wine broker introduced the various choices, I have to admit I was hesitant. But after trying it, I was really surprised and thought maybe it would be something new and fun to try at The Speckled Hen Inn! While we had some choices, we finally settled on Francis F. Coppola California Vineyards Chardonnay – mostly because of the quality and taste – especially for the price. Some of our guests would like to have wine but can’t drink a whole bottle so a smaller quantity of wine in a can that provides 2 glasses was a nice compromise. And if it
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The Speckled Hen Inn is a working farm, producing over 35 fruits and vegetables for it’s farm to table multi-course breakfast experience. We believe in supporting local and have formed partnerships with various local family owned businesses because relationships matter. We’re just a mom and pop small business ourselves, but we know that every dollar spent locally helps our partners thrive. Gentle Breeze Honey is one of those special local partners and we not only use a lot of their honey in our unique farm to table breakfast creations, but we sell it as well! You can find Gentle Breeze Honey in most local grocery stores, at the Dane County Farmer’s Market, and at The Speckled Hen Inn!
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!
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.