What a difference a night makes at a genuine Madison Wisconsin bed and breakfast getaway on 120 scenic acres 15-20 minutes to Madison, New Glarus – “America's Little Switzerland” and Mount Horeb – “Little Norway”. Enjoy immense peace and quiet, no street lights or traffic noise, the "best beds" (guests), "Best breakfast in the Midwest" and #11 Country Inn / B&B in North America" (Arringtons). Winner TripAdvisor's Prestigious 2012 Certificate of Excellence Award. Experience affordable luxury, serenity pond, waterfalls, woodlands, miles of private trails, flower gardens and starlit and moonlit nights. Centrally located to 101 area things to do.
4.8 on February 04, 2017
We celebrated our anniversary here just three months ago, but decided to visit again for a quick mid-winter retreat. So many places to relax and explore without even having to leave the Inn. Very comfortable and thoroughly relaxing. Immaculate attention to every detail. Every breakfast is over the top and a treasure to look forward to each morning. Gary and Dawn are genuinely interested in their guests and go the extra mile to make the occasion memorable.Hot cider and afternoon treats added to the fun. Highly recommended for a memorable stay!
5 on December 08, 2016
Dawn and Gary made us feel at home with a vacation in our backyard (we're from McFarland). We were so happy with the lovely accommodations and hospitality. The breakfasts were picture worthy and delicious. The property is lovely and well maintained. Do yourselves a favor if you need a getaway in the Madison area. Go and enjoy the Cameo Rose and all it has to offer.
5 on November 19, 2016
It was the first time in 15 years that I remember my husband finding a new place for us to visit. It was well worth the wait! The Cameo Rose Inn was/is great. He booked us the Victorian Cottage Whirlpool Suite. Pictures cant do it justice. It was spacious, yet cozy, homey yet romantic. Dawn is a wealth of information concerning area events. We will definitely return. jcw
4.8 on October 29, 2016
Absolutely charming in every way. Fabulous breakfasts artistically presented. Dawn and Gary were so gracious and made us feel very welcome. So much Victorian detail and lots of antiques. Every time we turned around we saw something we hadn't noticed before. Beautiful gardens and lots of groomed hiking trails through a very remote and wooded setting.
5 on October 29, 2016
My girlfriend and I stayed here for our one-year anniversary weekend, and the whole experience was fantastic from top to bottom. - We stayed in the Battenberg Lace Whirlpool Room. The bed was great, as was the whirlpool and the bathroom. - Breakfast was top-notch. My girlfriend is a vegetarian, and we both can be pretty picky eaters, but the food was both interesting and accessible for both of us. Every dish was superb. - The house is beautiful and is in a really pretty area. They have very nice and well-kept trails to walk around, as well as lovely places to sit outside. - They had extremely delicious hot cider available in the living room for most of the afternoon and evening, as well as fresh-baked desserts for all guests every day. - WiFi service was great - no complaints, and we were streaming TV shows on Netflix for some of the weekend. - Extensive DVD and VHS collection. (I operated a VCR for the first time in over 10 years!) - Dawn is wonderful at what she does. She was very welcoming and hospitable throughout the whole weekend, was always available to help out (or provide VHSs), had extensive knowledge of the area (and by the area, I mean as far out as downtown Madison and Monroe, as well as everything in between), made great recommendations for meals and other activities, and always made sure that everyone had what they wanted and needed. She took an interest in us as people and was really a key part of making the weekend as great as it was. We didn't see Gary as much, but he was also very nice and helpful whenever we did see him. Overall, while I paid more for this than I probably would have for other B&Bs, the experience was totally worth it, and I would stay here again in a heartbeat.
5 on October 22, 2016
From the scrumptious gourmet breakfast to the cozy bathrobes at night, Dawn and Gary provide warm and welcoming hospitality. We thoroughly enjoyed the groomed walking paths through the trees and relaxing swing benches! The recommendations for bike paths, sights and dining were "spot on" and made for fond memories we will enjoy for many years.
5 on June 15, 2016
A friend and I had not seen each other in 10 years and wanted to meet halfway to reconnect. Madison WI was the midpoint and we decided to try a B&B, a first for both of us. In looking on the internet, Cameo Rose came up several times. After viewing the site and talking to Dawn herself about details, I just felt this was the place.. we were not disappointed!! The Victorian home is beautiful, with antiques and décor honoring the Victorian era. The rooms are stunningly decorated, very quiet and clean beyond compare! And the grounds are breathtaking. Walking around the property we saw deer, wild turkeys and birds all around. Gary has done on incredible job with the landscape and Dawn's gardens are stunning! Roses everywhere, as well as hostas, climatis, and water lilies, just to name a few. Sitting on a porch swing watching the sunset while delighting in Dawn's homemade fresh lemonade and warm cookies, to her lavish 4 course breakfast with organic meats, jams and jellies!! Well, I don't know how this can compare to any other B&B. Dawn and Gary have spoiled me to any other.....as they say...why go anywhere else when you have already had the best!!?? Many things to do around the towns there, great shopping, restaurants and artisan shops. Nothing disappoints!! Cathy S
5 on June 10, 2016
A friend and I had never stayed in a Band B until this past week. Can you say apprehensive........as soon as we arrived at the gorgeous Cameo Rose Victorian Country Inn, all apprehension disappeared. The owners were so welcoming and warm I felt as though I was visiting my family. The food was beyond description, both in presentation and flavor. The decor lived up to it's name and was so lovely that my friend and I kept saying "oh, how beautiful" about every two seconds! The rooms were stunning, spotless and quiet. The grounds were so beautiful that I have no words......waterfalls, birds, trees, walking paths.....you get the picture......This was absolutely a winner, and We will be back. Thank you Dawn and Gary for providing a breath of fresh air in a crazy world.
5 on June 03, 2016
A hidden gem - breakfast is outstanding & very close 5-10 minute drives provide exceptional spots for lunch, dinner & a variety of activities. B&B grounds are relaxing & customer service is a priority!
5 on April 19, 2016
My girlfriend and I had a wonderful time at the Cameo Rose. Beautiful home, location, and grounds. The owner/proprietors really aim to please and do so with flying colors. Highly recommended!!!
The ultimate in romantic Madison WI getaways, the jewel of luxury whirlpool suites with unequalled privacy, space and relaxation for a couple that deserves everything. Our very spacious whirlpool suite offers English cottage charm, an oak hill view, a large living area complete with couch, loveseat, chair, coffee table, corner Victorian-style fireplace, TV/VCR, pillow-top-of-the-line Verlo Mattress King bed and private attached Kohler bath. Slip into something comfortable … an entire room for a super-sized double Bain Ultra whirlpool and luxurious spa robes.
Nightly Rate: $249 - $269
Few bed and breakfast getaways in WI offer a spacious suite suitable for a small group of 3, 4, 5 or 6 adults in 3 beds (children age 12 or older welcome). Our spacious lower level suite offers English cottage charm, an oak hill view, large living area with couch, loveseat, chair, coffee table, corner Victorian-style fireplace, TV/VCR, pillow-top King bed and private attached Kohler bath. Includes a separate extra large bedroom with two Queen beds. 750 sq ft total area. Ideal for weekend getaways, area exploration or a week of relaxation. *$239/$219 plus additional guests over 3 are $45 each
Nightly Rate: $249 - $269
Indulge yourself in our elegant "special occasion whirlpool room for two" featuring panoramic and peaceful valley views, pillow-top King brass bed, Victorian-style fireplace, ceiling fan, TV/VCR, double whirlpool, private attached color Kohler bath, large shower and luxurious spa robes - the ultimate room getaway in WI. Ideal for romantic honeymoon getaways, anniversaries, weekend getaways and gift certificates.
Nightly Rate: $229 - $249
Imagine a country garden in full bloom and a riot of summer colors accented by cool blues and crisp white eyelet. This room is bright and sunny with great window views. A Verlo comfort-top Queen sized white iron bed, wicker chair and rocker, Victorian-style fireplace, decorative ceiling fan, roomy sink and private attached Kohler shower-tub bath await you. Our luxurious spa robes add to your comfort during your stay and are available for sale.
Nightly Rate: $169 - $189
Lavish roses and creamy lace capture the elegance and romance of the Victorian era. Wooded hillside views invite a hand-in-hand stroll, while an inviting Verlo comfort-top King-sized bed, an antique fainting couch, a Victorian-style vanity, roomy sink, decorative ceiling fan, private attached color Kohler shower-tub bath and our luxurious spa robes await you. The plush spa robes are available to buy in all sizes and 18 colors.
Nightly Rate: $159 - $179
Our first floor room has soft blue colors with roses and white lace eyelet accents, a large turreted window seat with sunset views, a full wall mirror that complements the room and Verlo comfort-top Queen-sized bed, a Victorian-style fireplace at the foot of the bed, a decorative ceiling fan and a private attached Kohler bath with shower-tub and our luxurious spa robes. This room provides easy access for guests wishing to avoid stairs.
Nightly Rate: $159 - $179
On New Badger State Bike Trail, Golf Courses, Military Ridge Bike Trail, Miles Of Hiking Trails On Site, Sugar River State Bike Trail, Countryside, Wine country
Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional) 25 miles
6 miles South of Verona or 3 1/2 miles North of Belleville on Hwy 69. Turn East at Basco on Henry Road for 7/10ths mile to our sign and drive.
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo
Other, Bed and Breakfast, Country Inn
Telephone , 120 Scenic Acres, Pond, Waterfalls, Miles of Private Trails, Numerous Gardens, Onsite Views Every Window, Garden Gazebos, Pergolas, Panoramic Views
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Library, Microwave, Radio, TV, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Overture Theater & Arts Center, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Snow shoe rental, Snow shoe trails, Swimming, Swimming pool, Tennis courts, Water sports
Dawn and Gary Bahr
Dawn and Gary Bahr started Cameo Roe in 1991 on 120 acres of land. They offer warm hospitality and one of the most beautiful bed and breakfasts in the country.
4 or More Nights of Luxury in a room - Save $20 per night. Stay longer and enjoy 101 plus things to do in the area... Check our "The Area" web page. Cameo Rose - an experience beyond your expectations! Only one special applies based on a stay in one room.
LOVE IS ALWAYS IN SEASON AT CAMEO ROSE - Add a dozen large roses, a beautifully gift-wrapped box of chocolates, and complimentary bubbly to your special occasion! Every day you stay at Cameo Rose is special. $89.
A CAMEO ROSE GIFT CERTIFICATE - Is always available to make any special occassion special! It will be remembered and appreciated when given and provide many take home memories when used. Purchase in dollar amounts of for a room stay. Good for everyone for any occasion.