This peaceful park like setting with a 60's Ranch Style Cottage , 2 cottage rooms, and a totally unique accommodation, a restored 1973 Argosy Travel Trailer, is a welcomed retreat from all of your fun filled days in the Dells. Quiet nights, stars and wildlife are some of the "Attractions" at Bowman's Oak Hill. Some reasons we are rated #1 on Tripadvisor.com, bed and breakfast listings in Wisconsin Dells................. Full breakfasts, comfortable romantic rooms, great beds, some whirlpool rooms with fireplaces, free wifi and other amazing guests to visit with, are some of the amenities to experiance here. We are located a short 1 and 1/2 mile drive form the center of town on 30 acres of peaceful lawns, organic gardens, and woods to wander. Couples, singles, business travelers, girls get aways, golfers, staff retreats, fishermen, all welcome here!! We look forward to meeting you and having you as our special guests.
5 on September 11, 2016
Flawlessly presented, great food and even better fellowship. The best stay we have ever had, anywhere!
Thank you for your outstanding review! Know that we will be looking forward to having you return for another visit! You are right about the fellowship, visiting with you and other guests is one of our favorite parts about living our dream to own a B&B. We were blessed to have you with us!
4.8 on August 25, 2016
The room was charming, food phenomenal, and our hosts were gracious and helpful with lots of useful advice about the area for dining and travelling. Not really a place for kids, but would highly recommend it for travelling adults.
We are happy to know your experience with us was a pleasant one, especially since we noticed you almost never stay at B&B's! We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review!! Even though we welcome children in the cottages we are not really set up for meeting children's needs at large. We have no pool or play ground. Also to preserve the adult experience for guests who have come away from their children for a romantic getaway we serve breakfast to families in their space or on the covered dining deck, weather permitting.
5 on August 21, 2016
It was my first stay at a bed and breakfast. I felt welcomed, the room was outstanding, the breakfast was as good as any I've had in some time, and the decor reminded me of my youth which was very pleasing for me. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone wanting a respite from the world as we know it....
Thank you for taking time to review your first B&B experience! It pleases us to know you enjoyed your stay enough to recommend us to other potential guests!! It is always our goal to spoil our guests so as they will want to continue to use B&B's as their first choice when they travel!
4.2 on August 12, 2016
Our stay was wonderful. From the moment we arrived until the moment we left, we felt welcome and valued as customers and friends. David was knowledgeable about all the Dells has to offer. Nancy's meals were exquisite. The grounds were well-kept and beautiful. We stayed in the Argosy for two nights. We had everything we needed to make a yummy "dinner-in" one night, and we enjoyed soaking in the antique claw-foot tubs. We definitely felt that we were on vacation, and we will be sure to stay at Bowman's Oak Hill Bed and Breakfast again!
Thank you for reviewing your stay in the Argosy Adventure! We are pleased to know you took full advantage of all this totally unique and fun accommodation has to offer! We will certainly be looking forward to having you return for another stay!
5 on August 10, 2016
“After the stress of work all week, all I was looking for was someplace to get away and relax. The Bowman's tgraciously accepted Rochelle and me into their bed and breakfast and we had a wonderful experience from check in to the homemade breakfast each morning, the coffee on the front porch, the deck out back overlooking some beautiful woods, the extremely comfortable bed and pillows, and the fellow guests sharing breakfast, it was worth it and we plan on returning in the future...”
We are so pleased that you found our Bed and Breakfast relaxing! Sounds like it was just what the Doctor ordered, so to speak! This property seems to have that calming effect on people. We are happy to be able to share it with you!!! Looking forward to having you return for another visit!!
5 on August 10, 2016
We just stayed last weekend and had a wonderful time. The hospitality was far and above. A great location and so relaxing. This is truly a down home B & B would recommend it to anyone. David and Nancy are wonderful host and a Godly couple.
Thank you for your kind review! We do truly love what we do here. It is a wonderful new adventure every day! We feel blessed to have been able to live our dream of innkeeping on this beautiful property.
5 on August 02, 2016
It was my 2nd experience to stay at this lovely place, Everyone was perfect. Nancy and David are the best owners, and their house is extremely clean and comfortable. The breakfast was awesome!!!! Love it so much. Strongly recommend it to everyone.
Thank you! I'm thinking you are some of the best guests ever! We love having our guests return for another stay!
5 on July 26, 2016
Wonderful place! Wonderful owners! Best B&B breakfasts ever!
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU !!!
5 on July 20, 2016
Our hosts were very kind and informative. Our room was nice and clean, had working AC and a whirlpool. The breakfast the next day was excellent.
Thank you for your review! It is nice to know everything met your needs!
5 on July 14, 2016
I surprised my husband with a birthday getaway to the WI Dells and I wanted a different style of accommodation and was happy to find this B&B had a renovated Airstream Argosy. Besides the cool, vintage Airstream (which is wonderful), they have built a private deck around the vehicle and there are 2 outdoor claw foot tubs in a cabana where you can relax. My husband loved the surprise and it was fun staying in the Airstream. Nice that it had air conditioning because there were some hot summer nights in July. Breakfast in the main house was delicious and our fellow guests were very nice to chat with. This place is a short 5 minute drive to the Dells so you get the quiet of the outdoors with the convenience of being close to the Dells. Thanks for a great stay!
We are just taking time to catch up on responding to reviews and saw your glowing review of your stay in the Argosy! Thank you so much! We are always pleased to know that unique accommodation was a hit with our guests!
A charmingly romantic Corner hideaway room is decorated in soft greens with White Iron Queen Bed, whirlpool tub, Separate shower, reporduction victorian pedistal sink, 2 whicker chairs
This comfortable room is decorated in soft yellows and blues this room has a brass Queen Bed and a twin bed. Well suited for groups of three and guests who need 2 beds. The detached Bath has a tub/shower and 2 sinks.
This Vintage 26 foot Argosy built by Air Stream has been completely restored inside and out. It includes a large deck housing a grill, table, 2 vintage claw foot tubs with a cabana and privatcy drapes. If you are looking for unique you just found it!
Romantic seclution best discribes this wonderful King Bed Room with covered porch, Whirlpool tub, separate shower, TV, leather love seat, coffee maker,mimi frig and microwave.
This handsome yet Romantic Corner Room was the original Master Bedroom in the house. It has a dark Iron Queen Bed and 2 chairs,dresser and fireplace. It is decorated in burgandy and white. The bath has original colorful fixtures w/2 sinks.
This knotty pine interior Cottage will make you feel like you are far away from everything stressful in your life. Kitchenette, King Bed, Queen Sleeper sofa, whirlpool tub with rain shower over, fireplace, direct TV, covered porch with wicker chairs.
Resort Town, Countryside, Small town
Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional) 45 miles
From Interstate 90/94 Take exit #87 on to State Hwy 13 North. Continue through town on 13 for 7 stop lights. At the 7th stop light 13 north will turn left (north). Continue for aprox. 1.4 miles. Just past the Adams county Line sign you will see our sign on the left side of the road. Go straight up the driveway, stay to the left following the arrows to the front door. You can not see the house from the road.
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Noahs Ark Water Park, Vertical Illusions Zip Line Adventures, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery
Other, Bed and Breakfast, Homestay
BBQ grill, Board games, Copier, Fax Machine, Internet Service, Telephone, VCR, Videos
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi
Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Water Parks, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Snow shoe trails, Swimming, Water sports
David and Nancy Bowman
After 15 years of dreaming, in 2003 we had the opportunity of opening our business in Nancy's Aunt Geri's Home.The joy of having guests from all over the world and many walks of life in our home has been very enriching.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian Gluten-free
Wild Rice Cranapple Bake
This dish was created to compleat in a Bed and Breakfast cook off. Wild rice was the required ingredient and I had to include as many Wisconsin items as possible. It has oats, wild rice, apples, dried cranberries, raisins, pecans, milk and brown sugar, topped with yogurt and maple syrup. It won the grand prize.