Thinking about New Year’s Eve? Madison always has something happening and since New Year’s Eve is on a Tuesday this year, that could mean extra days off from work for you to celebrate! The Speckled Hen Inn Bed and Breakfast is offering a NYE 2-night discount of 15% and if you book 2 nights or more, you’ll also receive a complimentary bottle of wine or champagne. And we’ll be providing our signature multi- course breakfast the entire 6 day weekend (Friday through Wednesday) so hurry and BOOK NOW before it’s too late!
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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!
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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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.
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!
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.
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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