Sitting atop a knoll overlooking Dewey Lake, a "Country Retreat" awaits manor guests in the Irish Hills of Southern Michigan. This 1860's Italianate home has five guestrooms with private baths and fireplaces, one with Jacuzzi tub furnished with antiques and old-fashioned wallpapers. A large deck and glass enclosed porch, with a view of the lake, provides a pleasant place to enjoy a summer breakfast or to just relax. Other rooms include a parlor with a piano and a sitting room with a bay window overlooking the lake, there are eighteen acres to wander and a picnic area by the lakeshore. Guests may also enjoy the paddleboat, canoe, and evening bonfires by the lake. The central location of the Irish Hills offers antiquing, fifty-two spring fed lakes, golfing, fishing, quaint towns, and much more. Car enthusiasts are just 3 miles from Michigan Speedway. Whether you come to enjoy the sweet sounds of a summer night or the quiet stillness of the frozen lake, your stay will be one to remember.
4.6 on August 23, 2013
beautiful property and wonderful hosts!
4.4 on August 10, 2013
Our first time at a B&B and what a nice stay!! The Innkeepers take so much pride in this place. Breakfast was great! We will definitely come back.
5 on June 27, 2013
Wonderful food, peaceful setting. I could not ask for a better place to stay and recharge.
5 on May 19, 2013
5 on February 23, 2013
Thursday (February 14, 2013) afternoon through Sunday (February 17, 2013) morning we stayed at Dewey Lake Manor (http://www.deweylakemanor.com) Bed and Breakfast (BnB). We had a beautiful room in a beautiful building on a beautiful site overlooking Dewey Lake. We had tasty breakfasts with excellent conversations with fellow guests and with Barb and Joe Phillips, the owners.
Countryside, Lakeside, Waterfront
Antique Shopping, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Museum, Nature area, botanical gardens, buffalo ranch, quaint towns, Picnic area, Religious Services, Winery
Bed and Breakfast
BBQ grill, Board games, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Library, Piano, Videos , Canoe, paddleboat, grills, picnic table
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Wi-Fi
Bird watching, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Croquet, Volleyball, Skydiving, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming
Joe & Barb Phillips
1 Cat , 1 Dog
Joe is a retired electrician, has a great interest in vintage cars, and NASCAR races. He enjoys dogs, especially Black Labs and makes a really "mean" waffle. Barb is a nurse, who loves old homes, antiques, and has a great passion for barns. She loves to garden and would really like to get her Master Gardeners certificate.